Cheap Eats 2013: Kabob N Karahi
Quick reviews of ethnic cuisines you can experience for less than $25 a person, tax and tip included.
Reviewed By Todd Kliman, Ann Limpert, Jessica Voelker, Anna Spiegel
Comments () | Published August 19, 2013
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Kabob n Karahi
Address: 15521 New Hampshire Ave., Silver Spring/Takoma Park, MD 20905
Phone: 301-879-0044
Neighborhood: Silver Spring/Takoma Park
Cuisines: Middle Eastern, Afghan
Opening Hours: Open Sunday through Thursday 11 AM to midnight; Friday and Saturday 11 AM to 1 AM.
Kid Friendly: Yes
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes Bone-in chicken kabob; minced-meat kabobs; skewered lamb chops; chicken karahi; naan.
Price Details: Starters, $1.25 to $3.49; entrées, $6.99 to $21.99
Special Features:
Kid Friendly
Scene:
Food Specials

It’s not much to look at—and the fluorescent bulbs overhead don’t help—but dishes at this counter-service Pakistani/Indian spot could go head to head with those at far fancier places. Try tender, slow-roasted lamb chops; the KK Special, a combo of bone-in chicken tikka and spice-flecked kofta (ground beef); or chicken karahi, fragrant with garlic and ginger and best sopped up with puffy, freshly baked naan.

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