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28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
+44 20 7639 8007
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A blast from a mediocre past

This place took me straight back to my student days. In the 1970s, sometimes known as "the decade... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kim W
via mobile
Sadly inadequate

I seem to write only negative reviews recently. Which is sad because I used to enjoy eating out... read more

Reviewed yesterday
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Quirky Persian corner shop with in-store vegetarian cafe/restaurant
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
+44 20 7639 8007
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place took me straight back to my student days. In the 1970s, sometimes known as "the decade that taste forgot". We ate mezes - overcooked, underflavoured and lacking bite and indeed any kind of mouth appeal. Then stewed aubergines which were salty, cheesy and...More

Thank Kim W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I seem to write only negative reviews recently. Which is sad because I used to enjoy eating out. Either I am getting worse or vegetarian food is declining in quality. I had high hopes of this place because it is veggie, I only have good...More

Thank PickyCathy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tiny restaurant cum cafe in Peckham specialising in Persian food. It has a limited and at the moment vegetarian menu. We had a pleasant mezzo for two at £7.50 and good coffee and pomegranate juice . The store plays middle eastern pop which was a...More

Thank Turkoman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our main reasons to travel to London was food. So what did we do after dropping our luggage off to the hotel? Visit Persepolis of course! We arrived noonish, and got a table immediately. We opted for the tasting menu, of which you...More

Thank Sirkku A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make the effort to come out to Peckham. You will not be disappointed. Just ask and you will be directed to it- everyone knows it.The food is delicious and just forget about being a meat eater and indulge in the wonderfully flavoured food..My dish, a...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best food in South London, and one of the best in London and it includes a great experience. We had a great afternoon browsing the shop followed by amazing dishes. Not to be missed.

Thank soheil A
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

So relaxing just to have a succession of incredible dishes landing on your table, with whatever nonalcoholic drinks you wanted. We also brought in a few beers and some wine which was cheerfully opened for us and glasses provided. Great atmosphere too and all for...More

1  Thank Alick M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had the tasting menu; a thing of total beauty. An exciting trip!! And super good value, which takes you from starters and a soft drink via the equivalent of a main course, thence all the way through to desserts and coffee. Unhurried meal with...More

Thank Frogolini
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My daughter took me here for a Mothers Day treat while I was staying with her in London. We have visited before. It was just delicious. We had the set tasting menu I believe it was called. It a variety of ,soup, dips, hummus, pitta,...More

Thank kpgreynomads
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We were very disappointed eating Iranian restaurant at Persepolis in Peckham. It was such a good review that we decided to go there. However, the taste was bland, most were chopped vegetables salad style, small portion and over charged, the waitress was friendly though.

Thank htsloane
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