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Al Faryab

Cordell, Bethesda, MD
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3 weeks ago
“Glad they reopened - a real Bethesda gem”
10 Jul 2017
“Decent food”
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Cordell, Bethesda, MD
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I feel like this is one of Bethesda’s hidden gems. It’s family run, hearty good food, and reasonable prices. The staff are super nice - service can be a little slow when it gets busy but they are still very attentive to your needs. I...More

Thank RAR1126
Reviewed 10 July 2017

So glad it reopened after months of being closed This time, the pumpkin appetizer, Was not as soft as prior visits....but still great The mantu was very good, the kebabs are the best Overall, however, it's a terrific restaurant

Thank williamcmcpherrin
Reviewed 22 June 2017

I was sorry when Faryab closed a few years ago, but it has quietly reopened, apparently under the same ownership and with the same menu. I love their pumpkin stew and eggplant stew, to the point where I have neglected other dishes that appear to...More

Thank HarveyL759
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Faryab was in business for many years. Afghan food is very flavorful with a lot of spices but not peppery or hot. Inside of restaurant is clean and pleasant but not really beautiful. It is a white tablecloth restaurant. For some reason it closed for...More

Thank ShaniDC
Reviewed 7 July 2013

Food was surprisingly good. Had not tried any type of Afgan food before. Shared amongst group I went with family style. Especially liked the spinach and the lamb kabobs.

Thank camikins99
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  • Address: Cordell, Bethesda, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
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