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Helmand, The

617-492-4646  •  $$
ADDRESS: 143 First St, Cambridge, MA 02142

CUISINE: Middle Eastern, Afghan

FEATURES: Handicap Access, Smoke Free, Vegetarian Friendly

DETAILS
Afghani specialties at Helmand Restaurant include Qabelee, which is pallow rice baked with chunks of lamb tenderloin, raisins and glazed julienne of carrots. Beer and wine available. Serving dinner nightly. From the restaurant's website:
"Helmand is an Afghani restaurant named after Afghanistan's longest and most important river. Located in East Cambridge, the Helmand Restaurant's dining room is flanked on one side by a small fireplace and on the other by a wood-burning oven, where the restaurant's famous flatbread is cooked."

"With a rich history due to its central location on the Silk Road, Afghanistan has developed its own type of melting-pot cuisine, surrounded by an aromatic haze of spices and influences from all across the Middle East, Asia and even the Mediterranean."
- Gayot

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Afghani specialties at Helmand Restaurant include Qabelee, which is pallow rice baked with chunks of lamb tenderloin, raisins and glazed julienne of carrots.
 
From the restaurant's website:
"Helmand is an Afghani restaurant named after Afghanistan's longest and most important river. Located in East Cambridge, the Helmand Restaurant's dining room is flanked on one side by a small fireplace and on the other by a wood-burning oven, where the restaurant's famous flatbread is cooked."

"With a rich history due to its central location on the Silk Road, Afghanistan has developed its own type of melting-pot cuisine, surrounded by an aromatic haze of spices and influences from all across the Middle East, Asia and even the Mediterranean."
- Gayot
ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Beer and wine available. Serving dinner nightly.

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