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East West Grill

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2721 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-3803
+1 703-312-4888
11:00 - 22:00
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Middle food menu. The bread is made right there when you order. Order at the counter, meal brought to your table. It is very authentic. Service is friendly. Good value. Friends who have come with me have been pleasantly surprised by the meals. Not fancy, a home-like atmosphere. I look forward to next meals here.

Thank Milliemarie46
North Carolina
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160 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

If we lived here we'd come to this place often. It's seriously good, spicy, Kashmiri food. I didn't say Pakistani or Indian food on purpose; when I asked the owner if he's Indian or Pakistani he was quick to say he's from Kashmir. And seeing as that area of the world is disputed I'm calling it Kashmiri food here too.... More 

Thank travelviapurple
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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334 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Besides Pakistanis Kabobs and curries, the steak and cheese sandwich is awesome. It comes with double fried French Fries. I am a regular at this place for many years. The restaurant offers free parking which is a premium in Clarendon. The service is prompt and prices are reasonable.

Thank Sundncr
Arlington, Virginia
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43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2015

This is the type of hole in the wall carryout where the owner is behind the counter everyday and greets you whenever you come in. They have a great variety of both traditional Pakistani food and American grill favorites on the menu. The place is nothing to write home about in terms of looks, but it offers tasty food at... More 

Thank Dharmithran
Bethesda, Maryland, United States
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The food here is always very good, and you get so much for the price. My husband and I come often and share a meal for $10. So delicious!

Thank Laura L
Washington DC
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2015

East West Grill is a long time citizen of Clarendon and adds a dose of shabby homeyness to what can be a glossy population of local and national chains. The food is very good. I live close by and visit this restaurant at least once a month.

Thank JuliaElecta
Washington, DC
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785 reviews
516 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2015

I've been eating here regularly for several years, and I'm always pleased with the food. Kabobs are good, and the daily specials range from okay to terrific. The biryani is a bit disappointing, but other specials have been fine or better. Bread is always fresh, hot, and good. Side dishes are good, pretty standard for kabob places. Lots of food... More 

Thank jxx9595
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112 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Very good food. Family owned. Middle-east fresh food. Take a look at the menu posted on the wall, order at the counter. Items may be substituted. The Naan bread is baked when you ordered...and it is terrific. This is the casual restaurant when you are hungry and in a hurry. Vegetarians will be happy, too. I return time after time.

1 Thank Milliemarie46
Albany, New York
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

At the price point, it's hard to beat - it gets 4 starts based on that, not compared to every restaurant I've been to. The daily specials offer a good amount of food and if you want to add a kabob, the owner usually charges me a nominal amount and doesn't make me order an entire order of kabobs. Yes,... More 

Thank Hansen_0000
Montreal, Canada
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102 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Downtown Clarendon, we'd planned to go to the Cheesecake factory for our dinner, but we found that there were a lot of choice around. We decided to go to East West Gril and we were not disappointed. The food was good, I ordered lamb kebab and it came with a lot of sides (rice, 2 vegetable curry, bread). The bread... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Pakistani, Indian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2721 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201-3803
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-312-4888

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