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145 salimi street north | Andarzgoo, Tehran 11369, Iran
+98 21 2221 0313
10:00 - 22:00
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Oslo, Norway
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service, great environment and wonderful food. They provide traditional and western breakfast menu.

Thank surFor77
Melbourne, Australia
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43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The garden is nice and though it is surrounded by apartments it feels secluded having tall old trees. There is an outdoor dining area which is perfect for a good weather day or even a cold one as they have heaters available. There is a selection of traditional tea and Iranian breakfast menu with a variety of egg options. My... More 

Thank Snow1bird
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74 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a regular costumer here , on average I spend 2-3 hours every week here . Almost everything on the menu is great ( the hot chocolate is an exception) , the service is friendly and professional and the ambience is superb , the best in Tehran . Pricewise expect to pay 25€ for a sandwich , drink and pastry... More 

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batuma, Manager at Chai bar, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice feedback. We'll work on our hot chocolate!😊 More 

Tehran Province, Iran
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52 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

It located in a beautiful garden and it has outdoor and indoor seats but the menu items is too expensive and the quality is average

Thank Babak H
Florence, Italy
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Best part of it is that you can dine outside in a lovely environment. Food is OK and coffee and tea are OK - prices are what you pay for this type of cafe in Tehran. Lovely both during the day and in the evening.

Tehran, Iran
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

One of the cutest cafe spot in Tehran. The atmosphere is very relaxing. Offering good food and beverages but best best offer of Chai bar is its atmosphere. Recommended to visit especially spring and summer time !

Thank Fereshte E
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

A bit expensive but it worth the price ... good breakfast 🍳 with good variety to choose (if in other time of the day : fully packed café menu containing salads & light sandwitches) Nice place not just for eating but to walk & enjoy the fresh air ... & absolutely to take photos & make a great memory longggg... More 

1 Thank Shahrzad K
Abu Dhabi
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251 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Chai Bar is a pleasant cafe located next to Iran Calligraphers Association. Both places are definitely worth a visit. We visited the restaurant for dinner and the quality of food was good. The sandwiches (steak and cheese, and chicken tandoori) were very tasty and so was their fatoosh salad. The service is fast and efficient.

Thank Maninasuitcase_10
Munich, Germany
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The location is like the norm of many other places in Tehran only accessible by Taxi or your own car, especially since it's in an uphill alley in northern town. But it is definitely worth it. The Chai Bar is right inside the public garden of Iran's Calligraphers Association and so you can also enjoy some nature in the courtyard... More 

1 Thank Nargesan
Tehran, Iran
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I be there once. The prices is good and the behavior of the person is good. It has beautiful environment

Thank baharrriii

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Cafe, International
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 salimi street north | Andarzgoo, Tehran 11369, Iran
  • Location: Middle East  >  Iran  >  Tehran Province  >  Tehran
  • Phone Number: +98 21 2221 0313
Chai bar is a modern tea house located in a beautiful garden in the northern part of Tehran. The menu offers lighter meals such as sandwiches, soups and salads.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?