Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Eastern Kabob & Sweets

12833 Wisteria Dr. (Germantown Rd.) Send to Phone
301-515-5540
A surprising Indian-Pakistani food find in the Maryland suburbs.

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

Eastern Kabob & Sweets Restaurant Review

: In its nondescript mall location, this Pakistani place is a most surprising little enterprise. Yes, it does offer a mini buffet table with a sound assortment of meats, vegetable curries and breads. But don’t hesitate to order off the menu, where you will find such authentic dishes as the chapli kabob, more resembling a hamburger than meat cubes and seasoned with a generous dash of fiery chilies. Its side of chickpeas pairs well, and the very good garlic naan makes a fitting add on. In fact, check out all the kabob offerings, and consider the chef’s specials, too, such as goat curry and lamb vindaloo. Vegetarians are not forgotten with options of several different dahls and all-veg plates. Desserts include a short list of Indian sweets, kulfi (Indian ice cream) and gulab jamun (fried cheese squares in rosewater) among them. Complement your food with a soda, tea or yogurt drink.



AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.