Yekta Kabobi Restaurant & Market is the oldest Middle Eastern market and kabobi in the Washington D.C. area. We serve authentic Persian fare, specializing in all types of kabobs cooked on an open flame grill.
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“Great service, variety, and welcoming feeling.”
“Yekta Kabobi has the best stuffed grape leaves on the planet. A work of art. We went to Greece and Turkey last year and there was not one stuffed grape leaves dish that was within miles of yours. Also, the grilled marinated cornish game hen kabobs are incredible. It is so pleasant to eat in the restaurant with the big dome and wonderful food. My deepest respect to you all for an absolutely wonderful place. If driving up 16th Street from the District weren't such a drag we would come more often! Thanks, Yekta Kabobi!”
“The best kebob place in the area!”
"@crystalwaters1 We might be a little late in seeing this, but the good news is, it's wine o'clock again -- at our place. Do you like kabobs?"
"The thought of going without Shishlick Kabob."
"@inez111 That recline game though ... what movie did you see?"
"@PieceOfLisaa Yeesh. It's been a few days, so please tell us you made up for it by eating at least five ... no, seven meals a day."
"@annafelizatweet Wow that looks good -- have you had their banh mi before??"
Went here for Nooruz at the invitation of an Iranian couple- 7 of us. They ordered ahead and we ate family style. An assortment of appetizers including yummy eggplant dip and fresh greens. Main course dill rice and plain basmati rice, salmon kebabs, ...
We arrived on Nowruz without a reservation to a packed house. While we nursed our disappointment, our hostess pulled out a table from a back area to seat us. This was the start of a wonderful meal from beginning to baklavah! Thanks to our new fri...
I love going to this store because invariably I end up finding something really cool that I didn't expect. They have a good selection of vegetables and fruits; sometimes some amazing seasonal ones. I can always stock up on a good selection of grains,...