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Ariana II

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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About
The first Ariana Afghan Restaurant was established 1986 in Manhattan, New York. With the success of the first branch the family thought of opening a second branch in London as a large group of the family resided here. We stumbled upon Kilburn High Road and hence Ariana 2 was established (2010)
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$17
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Persian, Middle Eastern, Afghani
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews lamb shank rice aushak kebab manti samosas pilau salad mixed grill afghan food kilburn high road bring your own wine main course delicious food large portions great restaurant visited this restaurant
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was out for an early Valentines meal with my girlfriend and we booked for a table at 8. We arrived a little early but they still happily seated us. The restaurant was nicely busy but not rammed or too packed. We were offered a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Glenn P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, this was a big surprise, i didnt know about Afghanistan cousin nothing. The restorant is absolutely amazing, in the middle of Kilburn high road, Ariana is one of the most interesting restaurants in London. The meat, the rice, the sous, the tea and please...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Артур Ц
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Restaurant was quiet, comfortable, staff was excellent. The food came fast. We shared a mixed grill and that plenty of food for the two of us. The meat was very juicy and nicely seasoned and the rice was nice. They have a good choice of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nonstopeat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Off the beaten track for sure, but the food is fresh and tasty, the vibe tranquil, and the prices really reasonable. My dishes were cooked to perfection, and again the freshness was tangible. Definitely THE place to eat in this area.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank WMLES
Reviewed 10 January 2019

We had a family get together at this restaurant. The food was delicious & service faultless. The starters of meat meze were so nice that extra helpings were required.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shabir123
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

The food is really nice and doesn’t take long to come. The service is great and the staff are really friendly and helpful. They have an amazing green chilli sauce that they prepare freshly. We had a large platters with rice and lamb to share...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 906nour
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Horrible!!!! They don’t give you a proper receipt And they look unhappy if you ask for it!! Poor food... Very fake friendly vibe... Never again. It was decent once .. Now just a sad vibe poor food and unfriendly lady presenting you a fake bill

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Matteo60london
Reviewed 15 December 2018

terrible experience as its called afghan food, but there is nothing taste like real afghan food, feel sorry for those who just want to try afghan food. i would recommend them just visit some other afghan restaurant or food to know the real taste. the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank HARIF K
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Ariana II is one of dozens of restaurants on Kilburn High Road but it's one to prioritise if you're looking for interesting, high quality cuisine that's affordable. The restaurant itself is a nice place in which to spend some time - clean, smart and orderly....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Patrick P
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Tonight we ordered a lamb dish (skewers) and also a chicken dish. Both served with rice with a topping of caramelised carrots and raisins. For accompaniments, we had the yoghurt and cucumber dish and the chutney. Honestly - I’ve eaten at a number of restaurants...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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