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Kabul Restaurant

) #466 of 3,631 Restaurants in Philadelphia $$ - $$$ Middle Eastern, , Indian
106 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3009
+1 215-922-3676
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“rice” (18 reviews)
“lamb dish” (6 reviews)
“aushak” (4 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Indian, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
106 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3009
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 27 June 2017

Food was average and so was the service. Lamb Kabobs were a bit chewy; serving size was small. What bothered me most was the that automatic gratuity was included in the bill. I would not have tipped to the level included.

Thank SunnyNewJersey1
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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 7 and we ordered different types of food and they all tasted amazing. We also tried their desert which were out of this world. Definitely a must to try this place...

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 May 2017

I ordered a dish called Chef's Ashaak (spelling?) listed, with a description, under 'House Specialties'. I found it one of the most delicious restaurant meals I have had in a long time. Service was a bit slow, even though the place was not crowded.

Thank David7310
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We really enjoyed the subtle flavors of our meal - similar to Indian, but different. While the decor is not fancy - clearly a family working hard to provide culturally authentic food, we enjoyed our meal very much. And, it was very reasonably priced. If...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Have been eating at Kabul for years and have never had a bad meal. Always excellent food and great service. Highly recommended!!

Thank afmusic
Reviewed 5 March 2017

You know when you have a really great meal at a restaurant years ago and then remember it later and decide to go back and get all excited? Well, that was my situation with Kabul. I must have eaten there in the late 90s or...More

Thank CarlottaW
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Restaurant was available with seats on a saturday evening. So went in in a group of 3. Waited almost an hour for the food to arrive. Just 3 main courses. Uncleared tables when we arrived and took a while to cleaned up. Food was not...More

Thank Gielock
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is the second time we have visited Kabul and we agreed we can no longer keep it a secret! Kabul is an Afghani restaurant located on Chestnut Street among a mix of restaurants--both ethnic and trendy. At once when you enter, you are welcomed...More

Thank armhumber
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Very odd starter of pungent coriander sauce over potato. My partner's samosa type starter was fine. Then a salad with too much sauce on it. Fesenjan Chicken (type) okay but too much rice. Price a bit steep for two starters, two mains (entrees) and one...More

Thank Geordiegirl_8
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great food well prepared. Very friendly staff. Romantic setting. Can't go wrong. Great menu. Nice decor. Convenient location.

Thank Ashita S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
15:00 - 22:00
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106-3009
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-3676
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