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Sakina Halal Grill

1108 K St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4066
+1 202-438-7321
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Pakistani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1108 K St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4066
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow! I love this place. My coworker and I frequent this establishment often (at least twice a month). The owners and staff are always pleasant and welcoming. The food is flavorful with the right amount of spices. The servers make sure our water glasses are...More

Thank Gabriella M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to grab dinner and this place popped up. The service was great. I was greeted right away. The server offered some suggestions of dishes I might like. I got the #2 under lamb. Spicy and flavorful and the naan was great. Very happy I...More

Thank lcharlieb
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Great location and food was tasty and spicy but restaurant is very run down. Service was sparse and more of a cafe atmosphere than a restaurant. Not too many good dishes for the price. Lunch buffet was not too great. Not sure if a la...More

Thank STravelsHappy
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome Pakistani/ Indian food good service we had chicken vindalo and lamb kebab both were amazing , rice and nan comes with it so saves on cost not very pricey went there in may this year when in Washington fir s conference and had dinner...More

Thank Doctorpulmo
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I first discovered palak chaat at another well more famous DC restaurant. I can't get a reservation there for months, but I walked right into Sakina. Imagine my surprise when the palak chaat was every bit as good, if not better than I had before....More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed three days in Washington DC and enjoyed the food here everyday. Buffet in afternoon was awesome.

Thank ram g
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent authentic food. Family enjoyed thoroughly. ordered it through Uber. Very tasty food. Highly recommended especially if you like spicy food.

Thank Mchisti
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We went on a Saturday at 3 pm. It was fairly busy even at this time. We came because of the owner's reputation for feeding the homeless. We ordered the Punjabi Lamb Seekh Kabab ($14.99) and the Bone-in Ginger Lamb Karahi ($14.99). Both dishes were...More

Thank leckman2016
Reviewed 5 August 2017

The owner, Abdul, comes from a 500-year Sufi lineage and imbues this humble venue with his spark. His food is well priced and prepared and spiced in the manner of fine local restaurants in his area of Pakistan. We held a dinner for 27 people...More

Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This is a Halal restaurant in Washington DC , first of all i should say that the service here is unbeatable , the crew are very friendly and nice and know every thing on how to serve people , the food itself is also very...More

Thank Hisham A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1108 K St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-4066 (Formerly Mayur Kabob)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-438-7321
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