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Bamiyan Kabob

#408 of 6,753 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
East York
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal
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62 Overlea Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
+1 416-429-7514
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I was in love with Afghanistan food but bamiyan kabab losing his quality day by day and it is real expensive now as compared to others. The location in overlea this restaurant have a completion with afghan cuisine but now I think they loses his charm.but now they didn't give extra pickle free they charge now for this

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Thank Ghazala H
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Bad quality food and horrible serving size for the cost. I took a take out and I was disappointed to see the food. The restaurant is unhealthy unclean with extremely poor customer service. Staff is loud and impolite. Save your evening and go somewhere else.

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Thank najeem p
Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

It's a franchise and I've been to their several locations. I think it's the best fast-food in time sense, but the quality is as in a very nice restaurant. It's for meat lovers. Portions are generous and very reasonably priced.

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Thank morozilca
Toronto, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

have been a regular customer of bamiya kabob and I love their food, but today when I visited bamiya Kabob the manager who clearly had no business knowledge told me that the boss is always right and that I should leave the store, after I had told him that I had been given a smaller portion of rice and salad... More 

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Thank 426shahla
Mississauga, Canada
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

The staff are very polite, the food is okay; the meat and rice were good, salad was fine but the bread (naan) was state and preheated. The washroom was a total disgust; no paper towels and the hand air dryer seemed out of order. They were also several insect straps under the sink and around the trash bin, not a... More 

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Thank 66rafidh
Toronto, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

The kebob has a Ph.D and each grain of the rice is individual. Lovely food. Good ambiance too, and interesting crowd. Both young and old, singles, couples and families. We looked at some pudding others were eating, they immediately offered us to taste and would not take no for an answer. Excellent food, reasonable prices. Highly recommended

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Thank joeescamillo
Karachi, Pakistan
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

Best Place For Medium Spicy Food Lovers ...Specially Kebobs Because of Big Size..Good Food...I have Tried ...

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Thank Sabhayani
Vancouver, Canada
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148 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

We ordered the barbequed Salmon with no rice option and a combination of the Kofte Kabab with the Sultani Kebobs. Everything was delicious and tasty and my friend loved the mango smoothee which she shared with me. Salad was fresh and evenly chopped. Would love to have another dinner to try the other items. Highly recommend it.

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Toronto, Canada
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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

This place is an excellent example of why people should not eat at fast food franchises. Two people can eat here like royalty for under $25. The food is excellent and even though it is in the middle of nowhere, people drive here from all over to eat. It truly is a gem among affordable restaurants, come here and order... More 

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Thank ncaa007
Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

This authentic Afghan restaurant still offers the same top quality food noted in my earlier review...but now they have added Grilled Salmon. The quality is great, and the price extremely competitive for real fresh prepared salmon steak Come and join the line-up and eat at the place Afghan expats choose to eat. You will not regret this decision

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Overlea Boulevard, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > East York
  • Neighbourhood: East York
  • Phone Number: +1 416-429-7514

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in East York

Neighbourhood Profile
East York
East York includes a portion of old, industrial Toronto. Densely populated but incredibly safe, it boasts some of the city's earliest gardens and gardening clubs, attracting green thumbs everywhere. The tranquility of the Don Valley River area, which is rich with Toronto's oldest and tallest forests, is supplemented by the large ensemble of authentic and refurbished Edwardian homes, giving parts of East York allure. The other draw is for foodies: lovers of Bangladeshi fare will find authentic restaurants and markets in the area, with raw spices and desserts. East York also represents a lot of Toronto's Serbian food culture, and recently, has had an outcropping of solid microbrewery stops. For families, the science center is a favored weekend stop.
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