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Aracosia McLean

Yelp Rating - 4.8 stars
397 reviews onYelp logo
(703) 269-3820
Location1381 Beverly Rd McLean
CategoriesAfghan, Steakhouses, Whiskey Bars

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updated: May 21, 2024
AmbienceRomantic, Classy, Upscale
Devon M.
Yelp Rating - 5 stars03/04/2024
This place had been in one of my collections on Yelp for a while. Someone at the gym had told me how good this place was when I had brought it up in... read review
Yelp Rating - 4 stars04/12/2024
Fantastic Afghan Food and conversation with the family. The service was excellent and attentive. Aziz was very helpful. Seating was a little tight... read review
Trendy D.
Yelp Rating - 5 stars03/04/2024
The food here was amazingggg! I really enjoyed everything including the experience. If you want to sit in the dining area and not the bar seating book a... read review

Business Description

Aracosia McLean is a hidden gem located in McLean, VA, that serves up delicious Afghan cuisine with a modern twist. This chic restaurant is perfect for a special night out or a romantic dinner. The ambience is classy, romantic, and upscale, making it the perfect spot for a date night or a celebration.

Upon arrival, you'll be warmly greeted and seated in the cozy yet elegant dining room. The staff is friendly, attentive, and knowledgeable about the menu. Be sure to ask for recommendations as they have a variety of unique and flavorful dishes.

Aracosia McLean's menu features a variety of Afghan specialties, including kabobs, mantoo (dumplings), and Ashak (leek and scallion dumplings). The lamb chops are a must-try, cooked to perfection and paired with a flavorful sauce that will have you licking your plate. Vegetarians and vegans will appreciate the variety of options, including the eggplant dish, Banjan, and the flavorful lentil soup.

If you're a whiskey lover, be sure to check out their impressive selection of whiskeys. The bar area is cozy and intimate, making it the perfect spot for a pre-dinner drink or an after-dinner nightcap.

The prices at Aracosia McLean are on the higher end, but the quality of the food and the dining experience make it well worth it. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion or just looking for a delicious meal, Aracosia McLean is a must-visit restaurant in McLean, VA.

Gift Ideas for Aracosia McLean

If you're looking for a unique and memorable gift for a foodie or a lover of ethnic cuisine, Aracosia McLean has got you covered. Here are some gift ideas that are sure to delight:

1. Gift Cards: Give the gift of a delicious dining experience with a gift card to Aracosia McLean. Perfect for a special occasion or just a night out, a gift card is a versatile and thoughtful present.

2. Spice Blends: Bring the flavors of Afghanistan home with Aracosia McLean's spice blends. These unique blends are made in-house and feature a variety of ingredients such as coriander, cumin, and cardamom. Perfect for the home cook or the adventurous foodie.

3. Cookbook: For the ultimate culinary gift, pick up a copy of Aracosia McLean's cookbook. Filled with mouth-watering recipes and beautiful photography, this cookbook is a must-have for any lover of Afghan cuisine.

4. Whiskey: Aracosia McLean's whiskey selection is impressive and includes a variety of rare and unique bottles. Pick up a bottle of your friend's favorite whiskey or try something new and exciting.

5. Cooking Class: For a truly unique gift, sign your loved one up for a cooking class at Aracosia McLean. Led by the restaurant's talented chefs, these classes will teach you how to make some of their signature dishes and provide a unique and educational experience.

No matter what gift you choose, Aracosia McLean is sure to impress. With their commitment to quality and authenticity, you can be sure that your gift will be well-received and appreciated.

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