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Baltimore Restaurants

The Helmand

  • 806 N. Charles St. Map It
  • Mount Vernon
  • Afghan
  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 10/07/2014

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Owned by Hamid Kharzai's brother, Qayum Karzai, Helmand serves outstanding Afghan fare in a casual yet elegant space. Beautiful woven textiles and traditional dresses adorn the walls, adding color to the simple white table settings. Try one of the many outstanding lamb dishes such as kabuli pallow (lamb tenderloin with carrots and raisins) or the vegetarian aushak (Afghan ravioli). For starters, kaddo borwani, a sweet-and-pungent pumpkin dish, is unforgettable.

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806 N. Charles St., Baltimore, Maryland, 21201, United States

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Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • No lunch

Updated 10/07/2014


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