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Rayhoon Persian Eatery

420 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2N1, Canada
+1 905-637-2500
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
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420 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2N1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rich Persian flavours and style of cooking were presented to us. Chicken and beef and rice and basil hummus. All excellent!

Thank JALToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't really say how Rayhoon ranks against other Persian restaurants because, to the best of my knowledge, this is the first one I've been to. But what I can say is that it offers flavourful Persian food cooked with care and attention to cultural...More

Thank Warren S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is indeed an authentic quality Persian food. Have been an occasional customer of this place for more than a year and the quality has been always good. Good and responsive management and friendly staff.

Thank amirha2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best Persian restaurant in the GTA, and one of the most flavourful I have ever eaten in. Persian cuisine is often a blend of sweet and sour, and the chefs here get the blend just right. Particularly recommend the Fesenjoon, a classic Persian dish...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 27 August 2018

a rather sparse buffet was offered, but apparently a good cross-section of food. Surprisingly bland but I learned that there are few spicy Persian dishes.Who knew. The guests that evening appeared to be approx 50% Persian and 50% other, which was a nice balance and...More

Thank AWP123
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Best Restaurant in GTA, food quality is amazing and the owner (older gentleman) is very passionate and proud of their exceptional quality of food. I have been visiting this place for the last 7 years and my family love the food. Also great location, please...More

Thank RRZD R
Reviewed 20 August 2018

We live near this restaurant and just never seemed to put it on our "must go" list. Finally got there a few weeks ago. The menu is interesting and does offer some familiar choices, but we, and our guests decided on authentic items. We all...More

Thank UHaveasunnyday
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Myself and family had dinner at Rayhoon’s. Our visit to Ontario was for 23 days. Each evening we tried a different restaurant at a different location. Rayhoon was the best by far. Food is amazing. Staff is incredibly friendly. It is highly recommended for all.

Thank houssam_sabry
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Very beautiful restaurant - The food was SO delicious and authentic and the service was amazing! The owner and staff were extremely kind and welcoming; it made the experience great!

Thank Kimia S
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for middle eastern food. The owner is on site quite often which usually is indicative of high quality service. It is located in a cost backyard of the building so you can enjoy calm atmosphere while still being in downtown. Food is delicious...More

Thank Kiril F
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Lois B
21 February 2015|
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Response from RayhoonEatery | Property representative |
Hi Lois, You will be happy to know 100% of our entrees are gluten free and the majority are dairy free as well! Thanks, Mohammad Rayhoon Persian Eatery
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 23
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R 2N1, Canada
    (Pearl St & Pine St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-637-2500
  • E-mail
OPEN holiday Mondays! Follow any of the winding cobblestone pathways of Burlington's Village Square and you will find your way to Rayhoon Persian Eatery nestled at the centre. Rayhoon derives its name from the Persian word for Basil, an important herb in Persian Cuisine. This culinary tradition dates back centuries and guests will feel transported by the menu which can be enjoyed either inside our exotic interior or al fresco on the courtyard patio. In our menu you will find a mouth-watering selection of dishes that are aimed to please, including vegan and vegetarian options. We are pleased to say that all of our dishes are halal and most of our menu items are gluten-free! Takeout is also available.
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