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Panjshir

114 E Fairfax St, Falls Church, VA 22046
+1 703-536-4566
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (5 reviews)
“spinach pie” (5 reviews)
“kabobs” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
114 E Fairfax St, Falls Church, VA 22046
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Note that Panshjir has relocated to a new facility at 114 E. Fairfax Street in Falls Church, VA. The menu is largely the same as before, with several excellent vegetarian options, but the facilities are superior and there is plenty of parking.

Thank 211jonathanj
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We had roast lamb with vegetables and lamb kabob with rice. For starter they offered us "potato samosa" with spicy green chilly sauce. Rice with lamb was really good, very courteous & friendly service. They also offered freshly baked bread.

Thank muzaffarkarim
Reviewed 24 May 2017

When we arrived, we were greeted by a wonderful staff. The food was excellent, the service was fast and friendly! I highly recommend this restaurant for a nice occasion! It was a bit on the pricey side though.

Thank Hershel C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This strip mall restaurant is Afghan in cuisine and despite the fact that the surroundings are pretty basic, the food was really very good! First of all the appetizers were great (kind of like fried dumplings---but like another reviewer said, watch out for the green...More

Thank VAtraveller_11
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Sorry to learn that the restaurant is moving to a new location. Love the desserts and the appetizers Always a quiet atmosphere. Cardamom tea wonderful. A hidden gem with lots of wonderful memories associated with this place.

Thank deleslie1956
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We had a fantastic meal at Panjshir. The food is very creative, especially if get beyond the usual kabobs. I had Quorma-E-Seib a delicious combination of apples, prunes, walnuts, and interesting spices served with yogurt, lamb and rice. My wife had a vegetarian platter with...More

Thank sptravelers5
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Went with a big family group. We asked for a large combo for the appetizers. They were all wonderful. Watch out for the green sauce; the heat builds! The lamb kabobs were amazing. The chicken Kabobs were as well. My favorite was the mushroom (and...More

Thank Crazywolf701
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We have lived in Falls Church for nearly 20 years and have never been to this restaurant. A friend told us how good it was and we used Bite Squad to have a delivery. Wow! This is great food. The dumplings were amazing and the...More

Thank dejindc
Reviewed 21 December 2016

As usual, our dining experience was outstanding; the service is friendly and efficient, the atmosphere warm, cosy and quiet, and every dish was excellent. The new item, braised lamb shank, was outstanding - tender, tasty and accompanied by very well-seasoned pilaf. All vegetable sides were...More

Thank JerryM
Reviewed 18 December 2016

As best as we could tell, you can't go wrong here. We had quorma-e-seib, quabili palow, shalgam palow, and quorma palow, with sides of pumpkin, spinach, and carrots and cardamon tea, and everything was great. The decor is nice, the service is friendly if not...More

Thank Brian R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$22
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 114 E Fairfax St, Falls Church, VA 22046
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Falls Church
  • Phone Number: +1 703-536-4566
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