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Kabul Afghan Cuisine

135 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070-2403
+1 650-594-2840
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“kabobs” (19 reviews)
“meat sauce” (12 reviews)
“lamb” (38 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
135 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070-2403
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food excellent service highly recommend I will visit this restaurant when I am in the area. Love it.

Thank Faiez A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going there for many years and the food has always been very good. Like other places, check to make sure your takeout order is totally correct.

Thank apupwr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got both lamb and beef kababs, both were excellent. The portions were generous and food delicious.

Thank atariq123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extensive menu of Afghan cuisine. Delicious entrees, large plates so you can have suptious leftovers the next day.

Thank jacksancarlos
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was four of us visiting California and we wanted to have a nice dinner before we left and Kabul fit the bill. Excellent service by our waiter, the manager/owner was so nice as well. Every dish was delicious, good portions and the bread is...More

Thank ETraveler305
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We've had many wonderful meals at Kabul over a period of a dozen years and miss it now that we're no longer in the immediate area. I'm not a big fan of fried appetizers, so I usually order Aushok and my wife loves the roasted...More

Thank JudgeMendel
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I always have a great meal at Kabul's. Candidly, it's so good I often overeat as the portions are large. The service is very friendly and the food is very flavorful. Any of the kebabs are a great choice. The Korma Challaw Badenjan (sp?) is...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

From the linen tablecloths to the waiters in tuxedos to the warm and inviting environment, Kabul is just a beautiful restaurant. But it would just be a picture without the most important brush strokes, the amazing food, the attentive service and the robust menu full...More

Thank 415Mark650
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Saw this restaurant in trip advisor, the hotel recommended it and as driving by saw a big crowd the night before going. Was not disappointed. Excellent lamb, great flavor, most of all the service was impressive. The whole staff was attentive even when the restaurant...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

we had my daughter's surprised party there and we were surprised by the quality and variety of menu items were served. Service was excellent too ! not a cheap place but it is worth it.

Thank romnam
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24 August 2016|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
Yes, They were great helping me to have my 80th birthday party there. It took special planning to have it on a Saturday lunch when they are usually closed. Michelle is very easy to work with. She is creative and added good... More
5 November 2015|
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Response from OmarKhayyam | Reviewed this property |
What kind of restaurant does Jeff E go to that has no menu? Sounds too expensive for me, too, but if they have a menu, I read not only the choices but the prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 El Camino Real, San Carlos, CA 94070-2403
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-594-2840
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