Bamian Afghan Cuisine

  • Lunch Menu
    11:00am to 3:30pm
  • Dinner Menu
    3:30pm to 10:30pm

Popular Dishes

Bouranee Baunjaun
Stir-fried eggplant served with homemade yogurt and afghan bread
$4.95
Grilled Chicken Salad
mixed veggies with a square of grilled Chicken
$7.99
Kabob Platter
One skewer each, chicken, shami and lamb kabob, marinated in special herbs and spices, broiled to...
$16.95
Bouranee Baunjan
Stir-fried eggplant
$4.50
Nan
Afghan bread
$1.95
Kadu
Sauteed pumpkin
$4.50

Appetizers

Bouranee Baunjaun
Stir-fried eggplant served with homemade yogurt and afghan bread
$4.95
Aushak
Scallion-filled steamed dumplings topped with spicy yogurt and meat sauce, sprinkled with mint
$4.95
Bowlawnee
Clay-oven backed pastry stuffed with scallions, choices of chopped leek or potato and herbs, serve...
$4.95
Sambosa
Fried pastry stuffed with chick peas and herbs
$4.50
Mantu
Ground beef and scallion-filled dumpling topped with homemade yogurt, meat sauce and mint
$4.50
Sambosay Goshti
Fried pastry stuffed with ground beef, chick peas, and herbs
$4.95
Hummus
Chick peas, tahini, garlic, lemon juice & olive oil, sprinkle with paprika and parsley served w/ f...
$5.50
Appetizer combo
3 veggies sambosa - 3 Sambosay Goshti- 1 Bouranee
$9.99

Specials

Bamian Ultimate Meat Lovers
Serves 5-6 people 6 Skewers of meat, 2 chicken, 1 beef, 1 lamb, and 2 ground beef. 2 grilled vegta...
$59.99
Bamian Super Ultimate Meat Lovers
Serves 10-12 people 4 skewers of chicken, 4 skewers of ground beef, 2 skewers of beef, 4 skewers...
$119.99

Soup And Salad

Grilled Chicken Salad
mixed veggies with a square of grilled Chicken
$7.99
Aush
Noodle and vegetable soup topped with spicy yogurt and ground beef
$4.50
Mashawa
Small chunks of lamb with herbs and spices and a variety of beans
$4.50
Salad
Tossed garden vegetables topped with your ranch dressing
$3.95
Salata
Diced cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, and herbs, tossed in fresh lemon and olive oil
$3.95
Steamed Veggie Salad
steamed carrot cauliflower potatoes and green bean ect.
$7.99

Kabobs

All kabobs are served with fresh homemade Afghan bread
Kabob Platter
One skewer each, chicken, shami and lamb kabob, marinated in special herbs and spices, broiled to...
$16.95
Bamian Kabob
Chunks of beef sirloin marinated in special spices and garlic, broiled on a skewer
$13.95
Chopan Kabob
Special cuts of tender lamb ribs, marinated in garlic and special spices, broiled on a skewer
$15.95
Kabob Murgh
Pieces of boneless chicken breast, marinated in special herbs and spices, broiled on a skewer
$12.95
Chaplee Kabob
Ground beef mixed with chopped onion, green pepper, egg yolk and special dried hot pepper and seas...
$13.95
Kabob Gosfand
Chunks of tender lamb, marinated in special spices and garlic, broiled on a skewer
$13.95
Boneless Chicken Thighs
Pieces of boneless chicken legs marinated in herbs and spices, broiled on a skewer
$11.95
Kabob Shami
Seasoned ground beef, broiled on a skewer
$12.95
Kabob Dehqan
Boneless pieces of chicken marinated in special herbs and garlic, broiled on a skewer, served with...
$13.95
Fish Kabob
Fresh salmon marinated in special herbs and spices with rice
$14.95

Entrees

Qaubili Palau
Seasoned rice with tender chunks of lamb under a heaping sweet carrot strips and raisins, served w...
$11.95
Chalau Kabob
White rice served with meat sauce and a choice of chicken or lamb kabob
$12.95
Palau Kabob
Seasoned rice served with meat sauce and a choice of chicken or lamb kabob
$12.95
Kadu Chalau
Sauteed pumpkin topped with homemade yogurt and sprinkled with mint, served with white rice
$11.95
Subzi Chalau
Specially seasoned stir-fried spinach sauce, served with white rice
$11.95
Palau
Delicately seasoned pieces of tender lamb under a mound of saffron rice, served with meat sauce (q...
$11.95
Che Carrayee
Choice of charcoal broiled lamb or chicken, fried with onions, tomatoes and green pepper, mixed wi...
$14.95
Bamian Platter
Combination of qaubili palau (seasoned rice) and chalau (white rice), served with meat sauce (qurm...
$16.95
Aushak
Scallion-filled dumpling topped with fresh homemade yogurt and meat sauce, sprinkled with dried mint
$12.95
Mantu
Ground beef and onion-filled dumpling, topped with fresh homemade yogurt,meat sauce and dried mint
$12.95
Bomian Ultimate Meat Lovers Kabobs
Feeds 4-6 people. 2 chicken, 1 lamb, 1 beef, 1 shami, 2 grilled vegetables choice of two sides whi...
$49.99

Vegetarian Delight

Vegetarian Salad
Mushroom, green pepper, red pepper, broccoli, cauliflower, garlic fried with onions, and tomatoes,...
$13.95
Vegetarian Platter
Combination platter of baunjan (stir-fried eggplant), subzi (stir-fried spinach), and kadu (sautee...
$11.95
Vegetarian Rice Platter
Combination platter of kadu, subzi and bouranee baunjan, served with qaubili palau (seasoned rice)
$12.95
Vege Aushak
Scallion-filled dumpling topped with fresh homemade yogurt and mixed vegetable sauce or meat sauce...
$12.95

Kids Special

Chicken Nuggets or Chicken Strips
Served with afghan fries
$6.95
Hamburger or Cheeseburger
Served with afghan fries
$6.95

Side Order

Bouranee Baunjan
Stir-fried eggplant
$4.50
Nan
Afghan bread
$1.95
Kadu
Sauteed pumpkin
$4.50
Rice
Palau, chalau
$3.95
Subzi
Stir-fried spinach
$4.50
Maust
Homemade yogurt
$3.95
Steamed Mixed Vegetable
$4.50
Chick Peas Qorma
$4.50

Beverages

Sparkling Water
Ty nant sparkling water(ll oz)
$3.95
Still Water
Ty nant still water (ll oz)
$3.95
Dough
$2.95

Traditional Afghan Drink

Chai (Hot Tea), Green or Black
$1.95
Coffee
$2.50
Orange Juice
$2.50
Cranberry Juice
$2.50
Apple Juice
$2.50

Special Lunch Box

Lamb Kebab lunch box special
1 order includes salad, 1 skewer of kebab, rice, side of vegetables, 1 piece of bread. Must order...
$19.98

Soda

Coke
$1.95
Diet Coke
$1.95
Sprite
$1.95
Ginger Ale
$1.95
Orange Soda
$1.95
Ice Tea
$1.95
Mango Lassi
$2.95

Currently Unavailable

Appetizers

Aushak
Scallion-filled steamed dumplings topped with spicy yogurt and meat sauce, sprinkled with mint
$4.95
Unavailable
Bowlawnee
Clay-oven backed pastry stuffed with scallions, choices of chopped leek or potato and herbs, serve...
$4.95
Unavailable
Sambosa
Fried pastry stuffed with chick peas and herbs
$4.50
Unavailable
Mantu
Ground beef and scallion-filled dumpling topped with homemade yogurt, meat sauce and mint
$4.50
Unavailable
Bouranee Baunjaun
Stir-fried eggplant served with homemade yogurt and afghan bread
$4.95
Unavailable
Sambosay Goshti
Fried pastry stuffed with ground beef, chick peas, and herbs
$4.95
Unavailable
Hummus
Chick peas, tahini, garlic, lemon juice & olive oil, sprinkle with paprika and parsley served w/ f...
$5.50
Unavailable
Appetizer combo
3 veggies sambosa - 3 Sambosay Goshti- 1 Bowlawnee
$9.99
Unavailable
Falafel
deep fried Chickpea
$3.95
Unavailable

Specials

Bamian Ultimate Meat Lovers
Serves 5-6 people 6 Skewers of meat, 2 chicken, 1 beef, 1 lamb, and 2 ground beef. 2 grilled vegta...
$59.99
Unavailable
Bamian Super Ultimate Meat Lovers
Serves 10-12 people 4 skewers of chicken, 4 skewers of ground beef, 2 skewers of beef, 4 skewers...
$119.99
Unavailable

Soup and Salad

Aush
Noodle and vegetable soup topped with spicy yogurt and ground beef
$4.50
Unavailable
Mashawa
Small chunks of lamb with herbs and spices and a variety of beans
$4.50
Unavailable
Salad
Tossed garden vegetables topped with your ranch dressing
$3.95
Unavailable
Salata
Diced cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, and herbs, tossed in fresh lemon and olive oil
$3.95
Unavailable

Kabobs

All kabobs are served with fresh homemade Afghan bread
Kabob Platter
One skewer each, chicken, shami and lamb kabob, marinated in special herbs and spices, broiled to...
$18.95
Unavailable
Bamian Kabob
Chunks of beef sirloin marinated in special spices and garlic, broiled on a skewer
$15.95
Unavailable
Chopan Kabob
Special cuts of tender lamb ribs, marinated in garlic and special spices, broiled on a skewer
$18.95
Unavailable
Kabob Murgh
Pieces of boneless chicken breast, marinated in special herbs and spices, broiled on a skewer
$13.95
Unavailable
Chaplee Kabob
Ground beef mixed with chopped onion, green pepper, egg yolk and special dried hot pepper and seas...
$14.95
Unavailable
Kabob Gosfand
Chunks of tender lamb, marinated in special spices and garlic, broiled on a skewer
$14.95
Unavailable
Boneless Chicken Thighs
Pieces of boneless chicken legs marinated in herbs and spices, broiled on a skewer
$12.95
Unavailable
Kabob Shami
Seasoned ground beef, broiled on a skewer
$13.95
Unavailable
Kabob Dehqan
Boneless pieces of chicken marinated in special herbs and garlic, broiled on a skewer, served with...
$14.95
Unavailable
Fish Kabob
Fresh salmon marinated in special herbs and spices with rice
$16.95
Unavailable

Entrees

Qaubili Palau
Seasoned rice with tender chunks of lamb under a heaping sweet carrot strips and raisins, served w...
$13.95
Unavailable
Chalau Kabob
White rice served with meat sauce and a choice of chicken or lamb kabob
$14.95
Unavailable
Palau Kabob
Seasoned rice served with meat sauce and a choice of chicken or lamb kabob
$14.95
Unavailable
Kadu Chalau
Sauteed pumpkin topped with homemade yogurt and sprinkled with mint, served with white rice
$12.95
Unavailable
Subzi Chalau
Specially seasoned stir-fried spinach sauce, served with white rice
$12.95
Unavailable
Palau
Delicately seasoned pieces of tender lamb under a mound of saffron rice, served with meat sauce (q...
$12.95
Unavailable
Chef Carrayee
Choice of charcoal broiled lamb or chicken, fried with onions, tomatoes and green pepper, mixed wi...
$16.95
Unavailable
Bamian Platter
Combination of qaubili palau (seasoned rice) and chalau (white rice), served with meat sauce (qurm...
$19.95
Unavailable
Aushak
Scallion-filled dumpling topped with fresh homemade yogurt and meat sauce, sprinkled with dried mint
$13.95
Unavailable
Mantu
Ground beef and onion-filled dumpling, topped with fresh homemade yogurt, meat sauce and dried mint
$13.95
Unavailable

Vegetarian Delight

Vegetarian Salad
Mushroom, green pepper, red pepper, broccoli, cauliflower, garlic fried with onions, and tomatoes,...
$14.95
Unavailable
Vegetarian Platter
Combination platter of baunjan (stir-fried eggplant), subzi (stir-fried spinach), and kadu (sautee...
$13.95
Unavailable
Vegetarian Rice Platter
Combination platter of kadu, subzi and bouranee baunjan, served with qaubili palau (seasoned rice)
$13.95
Unavailable
Vege Aushak
Scallion-filled dumpling topped with fresh homemade yogurt and mixed vegetable sauce or meat sauce...
$13.95
Unavailable

Kids Special

Chicken Nuggets or Chicken Strips
Served with afghan fries
$6.95
Unavailable
Hamburger or Cheeseburger
Served with afghan fries
$6.95
Unavailable

Side Order

Bouranee baunjan
Stir-fried eggplant
$4.50
Unavailable
Nan
Afghan bread
$1.95
Unavailable
Kadu
Sauteed pumpkin
$4.50
Unavailable
Rice
Palau, chalau
$3.95
Unavailable
Subzi
Stir-fried spinach
$4.50
Unavailable
Maust
Homemade yogurt
$3.95
Unavailable
Steamed Mixed Vegetable
$4.50
Unavailable
Chick Peas Qorma
$4.50
Unavailable

Beverages

Sparkling Water
Ty nant sparkling water(ll oz)
$3.95
Unavailable
Still Water
Ty nant still water (ll oz)
$3.95
Unavailable
Dough
$2.95
Unavailable

Traditional Afghan Drink

Chai (Hot Tea), Green or Black
$1.95
Unavailable
Coffee
$2.50
Unavailable
Orange Juice
$2.50
Unavailable
Cranberry Juice
$2.50
Unavailable
Apple Juice
$2.50
Unavailable

Deserts

Baqlawa
Thin layer of syrup-soaked pastry with walnut, topped with ground pistachios
$3.95
Unavailable
Firnee
Cornstarch pudding served chilled and topped with pistachios
$3.95
Unavailable
Jelabi
Wheat flour with sugar, corn oil, egg, and honey
$4.20
Unavailable
Goshe Feel (Elephant Ear)
Thin layer of crispy bread topped with ground sugar and pistachios
$3.95
Unavailable

Soda

Coke
$1.95
Unavailable
Diet Coke
$1.95
Unavailable
Sprite
$1.95
Unavailable
Ginger Ale
$2.50
Unavailable
Orange Soda
$1.95
Unavailable
Ice Tea
$1.95
Unavailable
Mango Lassi
$2.95
Unavailable

About Bamian Afghan Cuisine

(703) 820-7880 • 5634 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041

One of the finest Afghan Cuisines rated best by Washingtinian Magazine.