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Afghan Kabob Palace

400 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1742
+1 434-245-0095
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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400 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1742
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The lunch buffet is 9.99 from 11-2:30 daily. The buffet food was not second in quality. There was salad, soup, a great rice, lamb curry, a few other really tasty sides. The flavors were wonderful and everything was seasoned really well. I would highly recommend...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The Kabob Palace's dark atmosphere and spicy aroma add to the exotic feel of the restaurant. With hit or miss service that has always been polite, I come here for the food because I expect generally slow service (unless I'm having the lunch buffet). This...More

Thank WVTravelin1
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Went for the lunch buffet - was disappointed. The buffet did not have enough choices - service was mediocre - had to ask a couple of times for re-fill of the food in the buffet which had run out. I would recommend to order off...More

Thank Shouvik D
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We like different places and this fit the bill. We got food to go after three days of visiting wineries. Since we were at a hotel I asked about plasticwear and was assured it was in there but take two more. Good thing, nothing was...More

Thank flybone
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We have eaten here a number of times and it has been great every time. The kebabs are great and so are the samosas, as well as the pumpkin appetizers. Delicious!

Thank eaglenina
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

The food here is amazing. We had appetizers, an entree, and dessert. It was all wonderful. The prizes were good. The portion sizes were great.

Thank RKH1
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Stopping by the Afghan Kabob Palace is definitely a must if you are passing through Charlottesville. Other friends and family members from Richmond had told me how excellent this place was, so I made it a point to stop and was not disappointed. My husband...More

Thank jsuder
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

This place is wonderful. We had the dinner for two and substituted lamb for the chicken. Stunning food, very generous portions, friendly courteous service, pretty setting and great value for money. We'll visit this place every time we go to Charlottesville. Don't miss it!

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 16 June 2017

When we checked into the UVA Inn at Darden, we asked whether there were any Afghan restaurants nearby and were pleased to find out that there was one just a few blocks away. The Afghan Kabob is basically on the UVA campus and is not...More

Thank Jim D
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This was my first ever Afghan meal, and I was pleasantly surprised. The food was very good, the portions were large and the service was friendly, kind and just right. We went for the Combos. I chose Lamb and Beef and my companion chose Chicken...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
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: 400 Emmet St N, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1742
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-245-0095
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