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Persian Restaurant

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72 on Kloof, Nicol Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
+27 73 275 5723
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good13%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
24 Mar 2016
“an evening with friends”
29 May 2015
“Awesome food”
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Persian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
72 on Kloof, Nicol Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 24 March 2016

we found the service not very good. When asked about the menu we still had no idea what we was going to get. no advice given we got the starters and mains all in one.

1  Thank huddersfieldangel
Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

The food was simply delicious. The lamb was well cooked m soft n juicy. The chicken my hubby had was delicious. I will surely go again to have their food. I want to try their "dumpisa" looked good n sure will taste delicious. Must visit...More

Thank Shaheen R
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Possibly the most exceptional meal we have had This was my parents first visit to Cape Town and we wanted to try an Iranian restaurant. We found The Persian Restaurant in Cape Town and booked for a Saturday night. Unbeknown to us the restaurant having...More

Thank Darren R
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Firstly, let me say this is not your typical restaurant. Everything is made from scratch by one person, so don't be in a rush. They have only just moved premises to main Road in Woodstock, so it was very quiet, don't let that put you...More

2  Thank impromptutraveller
Reviewed 4 January 2015

My wife is Iranian so we had to try this place while on holiday. Firstly we had the wrong state of mind going to the restaurant, as we assumed we would find a full house and some kind of Bukhara vibe. Once we got our...More

3  Thank Grant M
Reviewed 26 December 2014

This is my second experience in PHF Cape Town! First one was only take-away! My friends was AMAZED how good persian food was when they tasted the PHF food! I had chosed three different kinds of Persian food, each of which was so good that...More

2  Thank Ali_Food_Connaisseur
Reviewed 30 November 2014

A great restaurant with authentic, freshly prepared Persian cuisine! Nice hostes, calm atmosphere. Enjoy ordering severel dishes and sharing them -- and don't hesitate to try things you don't now. The vegetarian dill-bean-egg stew <Baghali Ghatogh> for example is delicious. And what is more: Very...More

3  Thank workshoping
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I ate at this restaurant in Cape Town on a Monday evening in November. The restaurant has an excellent interior, with a large but cozy space filled with tasteful Iranian and African decorations and lit by candles. Iranian music plays in the background This is...More

3  Thank PeruIsCool
Reviewed 12 November 2014

Not having been to a Persian restaurant before, I was keen to see the menu and try the food. We strolled down the road from Tamboerskloof, soon after the sun set, on a lovely spring evening. So different from living in Johannesburg! The owners welcomed...More

4  Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 1 November 2014

I visited this restaurant not too long ago I was surprised how quiet the restaurant was as it was a Saturday. The food, The service was awful I would not recommend it I'm sure they wont be there much longer!

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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 on Kloof, Nicol Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Western Cape  >  Cape Town  >  Cape Town Central
  • Phone Number: +27 73 275 5723
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