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Khyber Pass Restaurant

523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3117
+1 619-294-3964
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb dishes” (7 reviews)
“garlic naan” (5 reviews)
“baklava” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3117
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Reviews (112)
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1 - 10 of 110 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friendly mix of Persian influence into this Afgan themed interior...and the result is pure foodie satisfaction. The service is polite and easy to interface into a volley of Q&A that allows you to properly navigate to your comfort zones or venture widely into tastes...More

Thank Louis M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

First ever visit prompted by my daughter who loved their kebabs when she visited. From the moment I spoke to them on the phone to adjust our reservation, the owners could not have been more helpful or accommodating. And that warmth and hospitality was evident...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Need to thank them for accommodating our delay even though they close at 10PM. Food was yummy, well presented and restaurant was super neat. Food names sounded more indian but with interesting spellings 😂

Thank Shruti t
Reviewed 8 April 2017

My first experience at Khyber Pass today for lunch with a friend, redeeming a gift certificate. It was wonderful! We have both vowed to return. Great food with excellent variety. We ate vegetarian and loved it. The vegetartian sampler was a full meal but we...More

Thank Connie B
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited the Khyber Pass restaurant on the recommendation of our B&B innkeeper in San Diego. What a delight! The restaurant was lovely, tables set with white linen tablecloths, decorated with interesting and varied art work and run by a husband/wife team...More

Thank RobLordsValleyPA
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The owner of The Hillcrest House B &B highly recommended Khyber Pass to us. We ate there tonight and I want to write my very positive review immediately. We were initially impressed by the understated and stunning decor. The artwork was perfect and we loved...More

Thank longponder
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Food was good but seemed more like your average Indian Tibet type fare vice something unique and different. Decor in the restaurant was a little boring. Beer was expensive.

Thank david a
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner here, enjoyed mine very much. (Chicken dal) the garlic nan also very good. Decent prices, too. Plus we had a fun time.

Thank J B
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We just returned from a delightful meal at Khyber Pass and I had to write the review right away. The restaurant is beautiful with white linens and cloth napkins and a very nice atmosphere. We were greeted warmly by Manuel , our waiter, who was...More

Thank Claucat
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is one of San Diego's better ethnic restaurants. The décor is simple but elegant, with interesting art, and the food is amazing. Service was some of the best I've encountered, with the owner working the floor along with the waitstaff.

Thank Darrell92104
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$14
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 University Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-3117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-294-3964
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