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Persian Cottage

2 Benson Street | Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6JQ, England
+44 1642 829090
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“flatbread” (11 reviews)
“rice” (18 reviews)
“flat bread” (7 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2 Benson Street | Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6JQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

While planning a quick visit to Middlesbrough with some friends from overseas, I found this restaurant on TripAdvisor and was hopeful. My expectations were only exceeded. We were welcomed and all served a complimentary salad while we made our menu choices. We were all vegetarian...More

Thank Aikito
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ate on Sunday late lunch. As we haven’t tried Persian food before we chose a mixed starter for two which came with delicious flatbreads to eat with the 3 starters, fried aubergine one was a hit as was the salad Olivieri(I think 🤔) plus...More

Thank dawn k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place provides a superb value Persian cuisine. If you are familiar to Persian cooking it takes time. Time is proven to be its worth as my mother gets me, my partner and little girl food every week as our take out / treat meal....More

1  Thank Gregwmc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never had Persian before and it was a nice surprise staff helped me choose the right dishes and we were happy with what we got although I can’t remmebrr the names lol but we enjoyed it ! Will be back again thank you

Thank harrydoolan33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous can’t wait to come back again! Humus is beautiful and chicken kebab is well presented and tasted lovely! And the ayran is amazing to finish off a splendid meal!

Thank lovinboro
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My second visit to the restuarant. Whilst full, they were able to accommodate us quickly and made every attempt to treat us with efficiency and respect. The complementary salad starter was a delight (even to a dedicated carnivore such as myself). The main course was...More

Thank wolf7howl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little further away from the centre along Linthorpe Road (just beyond the Dorman museum) but a fantastic find on a trip to Middlesbrough. Beautifully cooked and presented food with staff eager to help choose as well as describe your food. Full of taste and...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We heard good things about this restaurant and wanted something different and a bit special. We got it. Really special. The food was excellent, we particularly liked the aubergine starters and the kebabs and the rice and.......well everything really. it was made more special by...More

Thank tripsdale
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This was my 5th visit to the Persian cottage and once again, it didn’t disappoint - the food was delicious, the staff were very friendly - they just couldn’t do enough to make our visit great. Will definitely be back.

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

Our first visit here, and have to say it was excellent. Friendly welcome, food was delicious, plentiful and the flat bread was to die for 😊 They don’t sell alcohol, but don’t let that put you off. Like I said we will go and and...More

Thank ajools
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12 April 2018|
Response from PersianCottage | Property representative |
Sorry for a late reply, the answer to your question is yes, there vegetarian options in menu to choose plus if you ask the chef he will then assist you based on few different dishes served with everything else but no meet on... More
21 November 2016|
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Response from PersianCottage | Property representative |
Thank you, it's my pleasure Best wishes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Benson Street | Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6JQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: +44 1642 829090
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Persian cuisine refers to the traditional and modern styles of cooking originating in Iran. Situated between the Mediterranean Sea, Central Asia, the Caucasus, the Indian subcontinent, and Anatolia, Pesraian cuisine has a shared history and ingredients with Mesopotamian cuisine and Mediterranean cuisine. "Pesrian Cottage welcomes Families and couples or solo visit to experience real persian dine"
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