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Kabul House

4949 Oakton St, Skokie, IL 60077-2903
+1 847-763-9930
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“aushak” (13 reviews)
“kabobs” (16 reviews)
“murgh” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4949 Oakton St, Skokie, IL 60077-2903
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since they moved to new location in Evanston. New location is great with good parking. Food was as great as it was earlier. Koubedeh Kababs, Chicken cubes and Afghani Rice are great.

Thank Jkahn059
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I order from Kabul frequently and it is one of my favorite restaurants. Tried several dishes and all of them are just excellent. Must try restaurant on the north shore.

Thank Sanela O
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I have been to Kabul House at least four times the first time about two months ago. It’s so much better than I expected it to be. I didn’t have a good idea of what this type of food would be like, but everything is...More

Thank Dlgu32
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Awesome food, service, and atmosphere! Went to Kabul House for lunch with a friend and was wowed by the chicken kabobs, and Mantoo. It was a fabulous meal all around! Can't wait to return.

Thank Noelle B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Visited twice since Kabul House moved from Oakton Street in Skokie to Dempster Street in Evanston. The new location is larger than the prior one, but the cuisine remains excellent. One visit was at lunch time and we were slightly disappointed that they did not...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here today. Interesting and varied menu. Many vegetarian and vegan options. Service is good. Costs not low but not very expensive. Portions are okay but not overwhelming. Food is very tasty. A large dining room which can accommodate many people. Easy parking. A...More

Thank Edith G
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

I don't usually lean on other reviews, but in this case I recommend that readers believe the positive reviews and entree and appetizer recommendations. You won't go wrong. Add to that their new spacious location, and a diner can count on a delicious meal.

Thank Chuck K
Reviewed 22 July 2017

In its new digs on Dempster in Evanston, Kabul House never disappoints. The more spacious new restaurant has a somewhat expanded menu from earlier with enticing items from vegetarian to meat. We started off with Maast O Khiar which is chopped cucumbers in a tasty...More

Thank Afocus1
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Went to have dinner...found it moved to 2424 Dempster. Went again on Sunday July 9th at midday and found it was closed. Lost a favorite close-by restaurant in Skokie, but Evanstonians will be happy! Looks bigger from outside.

Thank Glenn R G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have always loved there food but there new space is bigger and can accomdate more and have less of a wait time. The service is awesome and the menu has great chocies for vegatarian and GF.

Thank amarleykennedy
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Questions & Answers
26 May 2017|
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Response from loelphoto | Reviewed this property |
About a month ago, they said in a week. I would call them. The new location is about 3 miles away.
18 October 2016|
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Response from Jad16 | Reviewed this property |
No clue. Could be from Detroit. What does it matter? The food's very good.
Glenn W
4 April 2015|
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Response from illinois travelere | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There's a Binny's and an Austin Liquors on Dempster and a Walgreen's with a liquor department on Oakton.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4949 Oakton St, Skokie, IL 60077-2903
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Skokie
  • Phone Number: +1 847-763-9930
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