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Hafez Restaurant

5 Hereford Road, London W2 4AB, England
+44 20 7229 9398
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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5 Hereford Road, London W2 4AB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Thank you Hafez again, what a great meal as usual. Hafez is the first persian reaturant I have ever visited back in October,1989. We were in a hotel in Baystwater and since it was my husband’s birthday I wanted to surprise him. I asked the...More

1  Thank Outimasa
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing visit lunch. Good food, good service and good price! I will come back soon! Everything was perfect!

Thank ccp4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Slightly off the beaten track and better for it. Good food, diligent service and very reasonably priced. You won't be disappointed.

Thank melvin K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got disappointed in the size of the food! Kebab smell exotic and not well cooked. Persian yoghurt drink was good, Salad really small. Waitress not professional enough! I do not think i ll return here.

Thank Shuka M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Its not the first time here, and my review is not on the food but poor and unjust service, we were sat at a table and told to leave in an hour because we haven’t made a reservation even though they had around 4 tables...More

Thank Abdulla A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here on a Friday on a Friday night with a couple of friends. Booked in advance which is advisable as was busy. Kicked-off with shared selection of starters which were OK but not spectacular. I then opted for the Bademjan(diced lamb with sautéed baby...More

Thank SirP67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit and delighted as we have finally found an authentic Iranian Restaurant in London . Service was very efficent and staff helpful and friendly. Everything we ate tasted homemade and will look forward to returning next time we are in London. A short walk...More

Thank karenkaveh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I often visit this restaurant when I am in London . The food as good as ever . Very friendly and efficient service I always feel at home here and all my friends agree. We all ordered different things from the menu and shared ....More

2  Thank Mehdi P
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

We booked a table given the many good reviews but just couldn’t understand what the fuss was about. Firstly we waited over 10 minutes to be seated when there were lots of tables available. We were simply not acknowledged- we actually had to get the...More

Thank FineLiving
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Hafez is without question one of the best Iranian restaurants in London. The food is delicate, the portions neither too large or too small and on point price wise. The quality is very good. To begin, I recommend ordering a number of appetisers such as...More

4  Thank DanSalmassian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Hereford Road, London W2 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7229 9398
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