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Molana Restaurant

5 Spring Street, Watertown, MA 02472-3411
+1 617-923-2554
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average10%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible1%
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5 Spring Street, Watertown, MA 02472-3411
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Reviews (55)
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful experience! I'm so pleased with the service my family received during our visit to this restaurant! The food was delicious! We had chicken, beef, lamb! We had the rice with orange peels and even tried the rice with cherries! So so good!...More

Thank elenia r
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I'd like to start off by saying how excellent the service was. Our waiter took much time and care in describing the items available on the menu and answered all of our questions and seem to take great care and helping us order items that...More

Thank Luv W
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I had a splendid night out with a dear Persian friend who wanted me to experience a taste of the cuisine from his country. We started with Kashk-e Bademjan which is a real yummy eggplant dish with a yoghurt based sauce. We each has a...More

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped here to eat to avoid the evening commute back home. The aromas were wonderful. The flavors magnificent, and they provided historical menus educating patrons on a piece of Persian history. Their baklava was also buttery, but still had good flavor....More

Thank Isaac T
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Have dined here several times. Not the best but good enough to return. Was impressed with the Baghlia Pollo. (Lamb shank that is boiled with onion etc.) My wife is Persian and her cooking impresses our guests.

Thank Aceinspector
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

My first time to have Persian food. Great experience and the service was very nice. The waitress helped to make a selection. Great location and delicious.

Thank wirthome
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

I have been to Persian restaurants all over the world, some excellent and some quite horrible. Molana was a family resturant with a diverse menu and very nice and polite staff. The price was quite reasonable and the quality of food was very good. I...More

1  Thank 47798MayT
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Never use the groupon for this restaurant. The food is good but the groupon offer is not worth. Restaurant charged me almost 25% plus service fees as tips by force. In the end I ended up paying more then I would have if I had...More

1  Thank nahsaj
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

My second visit was a late night one, and had to be take out. But let me tell you the food is delicious. Our favorite is Kabob-E-Kubideh, marinated ground beef grilled skewers of meat. Served with basmati rice and grilled tomatoes. The meat is succulent...More

Thank JordanBelfort2013
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Went here in December with some friends because other nearby restaurants were closed. It was really great! The staff was friendly, food was authentic and very tasty. I had the lamb and my friends both had the beef and we shared the eggplant starter. Nice...More

Thank saffie11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Spring Street, Watertown, MA 02472-3411
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Watertown
  • Phone Number: +1 617-923-2554
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