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Address: 28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
Phone Number: 020 7639 8007
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

Have mail ordered from here a couple of times, from their amazingly deep range, with an excellent hit rate, but visited for first time in person today. A friendly welcome, even more range in person than online and a range of excellent eat-in food with more interesting things on a menu than I can remember seeing for a long time.... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

I travelled up from Brighton to visit Persepolis, I have the fantastic book Veggiestan. Which the writer of which owns the shop. So as a middle eastern veggie I am not sure why it has taken me so long to get there. I went up with my nephew and we were so very welcomed. Peckham is graced with lots of... More

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87 reviews 87 reviews
17 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Opposite the rather amazing new library in Peckham, SE London, is the interesting unusual little yellow shop Persepolis. Sells all kinds of Middle Eastern stuff -not just the sort of food you can't get elsewhere, but also music, artefacts, ornaments, etc. Its windows look intriguing. There are few small shops these days where I really want to browse but I... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

In a world, even a city like London, where everywhere is like everywhere else it's both a pleasure and a sort of blessing to happen upon somewhere like Persepolis. Its witty blog refers to itself as a corner shop, but apart from being painted bright yellow and being on a corner it's so much more than that ... perhaps a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012 via mobile

Small but excellent shop. One of the best places to go to buy your ingredients for that special Iranian meal. The ONLY place I have found where you can buy sangak. I travel down from Manchester 2-3 times a year to stock up.

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