Welcome to the very first Afghani & Turkish Restaurant in Iselin, NJ.

Founder Seth Latif and Head Chef Mo present a new, global taste menu in traditional authentic Afghani and Turkish homeland taste and  American classics.

We serve in a luxurious and contemporary dining atmosphere. While the Afghani and Turkish menu set apart from other Afghani & Turkish restaurants, it’s the founder’s mission to set New and Unique standards in hospitality that will leave guests scheduling a quick return. Kandahar Afghani & Turkish Restaurant passionately serving “Food with Feeling”.

KANDAHAR RESTAURANT
(SHALIMAR GROUP OF RESTAURANTS)

Shalimar Group of Restaurants is founded by Seth Latif, with more than 30 years of experience in restaurant business. He started to serve traditional and authentic South-Asian taste from his first restaurant Shalimar Sweet and Restaurant, located in Iselin. With great public demand he opened many restaurants, under the name of Shalimar Group of Restaurants.

Now we are serving in Iselin with most exquisite assortment of Traditional Taste and Unique Preparation of Special Authentic Delicacies, Afghani and Turkish Cuisine with an extensive menu, serving only Halal / Zabihah meats. Our Chef comes from a background of hospitality with larger operations but decided to scale down to small and inviting restaurants where he could get to know his customers and be more community-centric. We pride ourselves on excellent food, great customer service and homely atmosphere.

At Kandahar, you’ll enjoy traditional cuisines, dishes with fresh spices and excellent service. Whether you are hosting an intimate dinner party for four or a business reception for 50, we will serve you a memorable feast! Our food meets a high quality standard with only the finest ingredients and we enjoy nothing more than satisfying your taste buds and putting a smile on your face.