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PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$18
CUISINES
Persian, Middle Eastern, Afghani
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
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All reviews lamb shank rice aushak kebab pumpkin dip hummus dumplings baklava curry kilburn high road bring your own booze main course melt in the mouth authentic food visited this restaurant afghan lisburn
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is delicious, filled with lots of different and unusual spices and flavours. Portion sizes are very generous. It’s pretty cheap for what it is, comparatively. And it’s bring your own booze. What’s not to like?!

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 26 September 2020

Food was ok. Very small. However when we got the bill they tried to overcharge us. Not once but twice. This wasn't a maths error it was because they thought we were tourists in my opinion. Obviously we won't be back. Much more honest choice...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 3 September 2020

Came here during Eat out to take out with a family of 7,we really liked the hospitality of all the staff, they messed up our order a little and were so generous by compensating us with complimentary starters and fresh bread. The food was delicious,...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 1 September 2020

We enjoyed the warm naan and hummus, and felt ready to be filled up with our mains. Mum was chuffed with her pomegranate juice! A feast of dishes was laid out before us. Kebabs,mantu,dumplings,lamb shank and carrot,orange and raisin rice. 'Delicious', we all nodded ,...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 31 May 2020 via mobile

We order from here quite frequently and the food is always amazing. The curry, kabuli pulao, hot fluffy naan, delicious hummus, tasty rice, tender lamb kofte and firnee (dessert) are sensational. The staff are exceptional. It’s one of my fave locals and we can’t wait...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed 11 April 2020

Ariana II is on Kilburn HIgh Road, a short bus ride from St. John's Wood Road. Don't let the sometimes sketchy appearance of the neighborhood worry you! It is a great place for families, most from Middle East and good things are happening all the...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 30 January 2020 via mobile

Ordered the Kabuli Palow With Chicken Kebab. Very tasty! First time trying Afghani cuisine and was impressed! Did have to wait 40 mins for the food but they were slaughtered with takeaways.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed 19 January 2020 via mobile

When we lived in Queen’s Park this was our favourite local restaurant and we like to go back when we can since moving away. For anyone unsure what Afghani cuisine is it’s very similar to Turkish and Iranian and you can’t go wrong with anything...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 3 December 2019

Lady taking order was jokes had a good sense of humour and cracked me up like mad food was brilliant tasted like god on a plate to me couldn’t give it a better rating if I trued

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 1 December 2019 via mobile

Great experience at Ariana II. We had two kinds of lamb - the shank with rice and the baby lamb kebab. Both were well cooked with the shank being the best. We also had a mixed veg plate with pumpkin and aubergine. Those were both...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ariana II
    Does Ariana II offer takeaway?
    Yes, Ariana II offers takeaway services.
    Does Ariana II offer delivery?
    Yes, Ariana II offers delivery services.
    How is Ariana II rated?
    Ariana II is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4