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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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“kebab” (43 reviews)
“rice” (38 reviews)
“bread” (33 reviews)
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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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1 - 10 of 297 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing little gem in Notting Hill. Absolutely loved the food and the service. Would definetly recommend Falooda desert.

Thank Rhma K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Book a few hours in advance (at lunch time for dinner) as this place is usually full. Customers are a mix of Iranians and Westerners. Drink a doogh, order a mixed kebab for two and take a look at the unique decor of the restaurant....More

1  Thank zellega
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very unique little place, with an outstanding decoration and authentic simple food. Get out of the main roads to enter in this unique place.

Thank Elena S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really dont know why this restaurant is so overrated. Its prices are extremley high in compare to many other Iranian restaurants. Its portions are so modest. In many other Iranian restaurant they serve the kebabs with rice and salad and at least 25% cheaper...More

Thank Samira1358
Reviewed 3 weeks 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

2  Thank Outimasa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

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

1  Thank ccp4
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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

1  Thank melvin K
Reviewed 5 weeks 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 9 November 2017 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 7 November 2017

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
Notting Hill
As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more
than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal
that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide
attention. In this attractive cobblestoned
neighbourhood, a delectable variety of eateries,
independent shops, galleries and street vendors offer
a delightful window into how to live the good life in
London, with each presenting visitors with an
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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
  • E-mail
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