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Persepolis

28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
+44 20 7639 8007
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REALLY good vegetarian dishes.

Friendly. Not fast. Worth waiting for. Loved it. Good value for money too. And it adjoins a shop... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Richard W
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Accrington, United Kingdom
via mobile
Delicious!

I had a ~ 6 hour layover in London recently and was determined to get to this restaurant, having... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Katy S
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Quirky Persian corner shop with in-store vegetarian cafe/restaurant
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 21:00
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28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
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+44 20 7639 8007
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly. Not fast. Worth waiting for. Loved it. Good value for money too. And it adjoins a shop where we could not avoid being tempted to pick up some good value spices.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a ~ 6 hour layover in London recently and was determined to get to this restaurant, having heard about it from friends who'd been before. I had a spinach dip type dish to start (can't remember the name) and then a giant couscous...More

1  Thank Katy S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing meal here with wonderful service and the star of the restaurant Sally came and spoke to us after our meal and explained a lot of her cooking. Highly recommend this place if you're willing to try something new and venture away...More

Thank JarodInLondon
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Who knew Marmite could make such a perfect addition to hummus? I learned this and so many other delights care of Sally Butcher, proprietor extraordinaire. I like her wry commentary and endless self deprecating asides in the face of such a happy, packed and colourful...More

Thank caromuir23
Reviewed 27 June 2017 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

2  Thank Kim W
Reviewed 27 June 2017 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

2  Thank PickyCathy
Reviewed 21 June 2017

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 31 May 2017

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 25 May 2017

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
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