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Chili Chutney Restaurant

24301 Muirlands Blvd Ste A, Lake Forest, CA 92630-3627
+1 949-859-1778
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Afghani, Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
24301 Muirlands Blvd Ste A, Lake Forest, CA 92630-3627
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

They have buffets during weekday. I insist one try it if possible. You will want to become a loyal visitor of chilly chutney. Best kebobs ever. Best food ever.. very yummy and comforting. People have already given reviews and mine may not be profound enough...More

Thank Swetha B
Reviewed 26 August 2017

This place is amazing. The name is a bit misleading as this is not an Indian or Pakistani restaurant but serves delicious Afghani cuisine. They offer an amazing lunch buffet. Their meats are tender and moist, not dried up like a lot of Indian buffets....More

Thank muazzams2017
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I didn't have high expectations but tried Chili Chutney because I was in the area. Let's be honest, "Chili Chutney" doesn't sound very Afghani! My wife and I did a quick check of their weekday lunchtime buffet and decided to give it a go. There...More

Thank BertBantham
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This location is such a hidden gem in Lake Forest. The food is fantastic, the service is great and the decor is amazing.

Thank Sue1225
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Solid Afgan place. Enjoyed the Manto, chicken and beef platter, and the stuffed potato breads. The accompanying bread and chutneys were very good.

Thank peeam
Reviewed 19 May 2016

As a nearby restaurant where walking is not a problem, I have enjoyed their buffet which started at $7.99 and has gone up ever since. The value is there however I watch the limited selections to enjoy protein and fresh vegetable over potato's which I...More

Thank Whimsicalartist
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I had read about the place and expected better. The lamb shank was skimpy,dry never offered with condiments and arrived less than 5 minutes after it was ordered meaning it was on a steam table. Disappointing and really I have no sense that it will...More

Thank LionelEC
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I visited this restaurant on a Saturday evening as a change to my usual haunts. Visiting on business means eating alone often, so I like to ring the changes. This evening half restaurant was curtained off for a private function, and I arrived in time...More

Thank ashgreen
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We came here for lunch, my first experience for Afgan cuisine. The buffet had a variety of kabobs, salad, chutnies, veggies, and a awesome potato stuffed bread.

1  Thank Joe H
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We ended up here when the Italian restaurant in the same strip mall (that we'd planned to go to) was too crowded/loud for us to hear each other talk. None of us had had Afghan food before - and we knew nothing about the restaurant...More

1  Thank DrSWatson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Afghani, Middle Eastern, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24301 Muirlands Blvd Ste A, Lake Forest, CA 92630-3627
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Lake Forest
  • Phone Number: +1 949-859-1778
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