Mayur Kebab House?
- KWynn Apr 27, 2009 11:21 AM
Has anyone been to Mayur Kebab House (http://www.mayurkababhouse.com/)? I drive by it all the time on the Circulator (K btw 11th and 12th) and it's walking distance from my condo, but it looks like a bit of a hole in the wall. So is it a great dive or not worth the visit?
In particular, I'm curious about their lunch buffet, as well as their delivery food (in particular, how is their Chicken Makhani, Lamb Saag, Vegetable Korma, and Eggplant Bharta?
Also the menu looks pretty standard Indian fare to me--what makes it Pakistani? If there's a Pakistani specialty I'd be curious to try it...
This is the place that reminds you of Germany from the outside? If so, yes, I've been there. I'm not an authority by any means on Indian or Pakistani food, but I really like it. If you just order a kebab at lunch, you end up with quite the plateful of delicious food - including something like 3 sides.
I used to work around the corner, and would stop in here about once a month, but all I've ever done was the lunch buffet.
Very cheap, especially for that area. It was definitely a shade different than standard Indian, though I can't explain exactly how. Note that their buffet is single-pass, not all-you-can-eat, but I've never been anything but stuffed after the one plate. Usually 2 meat dishes, 3 veggie dishes, plus rice and naan, and tandoori chicken on some days.
I too had often passed it, and finally tried it. Perfectly ordinary, and only worth it if you happen to be in the neighborhood.