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Arian

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Chorlton
Persian
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362 Barlow Moor Road | Chorlton Cum Hardy, Manchester M21 8AZ, England
0161 861 7599
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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We were up from London for the weekend visiting family. They said we had to have a meal at Arian as they made the best felafel and ice cream ever, and they weren't wrong. Everything we had was great, particularly the sea bass, and the ice cream, wow, it is the best I have ever tasted. Can't wait to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 21, 2015
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Salford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

We had been to Arian once a few years before and really enjoyed the food and atmosphere, but on this trip we were very disappointed. Upon arrival we sat at our table and waited, then waited some more before finally the wait staff arrived to take our order (Not blaming the staff as for a very busy restaurant there only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

We were up from London for the weekend visiting family. They said we had to have a meal at Arian as they made the best felafel and ice cream ever, and they weren't wrong. Everything we had was great, particularly the sea bass, and the ice cream, wow, it is the best I have ever tasted. Can't wait to go... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

From the street the brightly lit restaurant doesn't look like it serves the best Middle Eastern food in the whole of Manchester, but from your first mouthful you'll know you've hit the jackpot. Do not let appearances put you off for a second. The food here is fresh, delicious and truly authentic and the wonderful young couple who cook and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Grilled food is not the best and surely no value for money. Grilled food did not fresh at all....service is slow

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This restaurant is way out in front, in quality and presentation of food, service and value for money. We took a friend to celebrate his birthday and he was so impressed - he took a card from the restaurant and promised to bring his family and friends.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The food is very tasty and authentic. A typical good Iranian restaurant. Menu includes kebabs bipartisan also traditional Iranian dishes such as rice and lentils, fesenjoon (chicken in pomogranet sauce) etc. the service is polite and friendly in

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Love this place! The food is mouth watering and fresh! My favourite dishes are the kashk bademjan, sabzi gormeh and the kebabs. It is also a BYO venue so works out at very good value for a night out. If you haven't tried Persian cuisine before then you should start here as you will not be disappointed!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My dad (Persian), myself and my boyfriend have visited this restaurant a couple of times now and we were very impressed with the food and the service! Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Thanks for a great meal and be cause you can bring your own drinks it's a good cheap night out will be back soon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have visited Arian regularly over a period of several years as I live nearby. I've been in big groups or just pairs, and every time the service and quality of the food have been exceptional. It's fantastic value for the quantity and quality of food, and as it's bring your own bottle, it works out as a great value... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 362 Barlow Moor Road | Chorlton Cum Hardy, Manchester M21 8AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester>  > Chorlton
  • Neighborhood: Chorlton
  • Phone Number: 0161 861 7599

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Persian

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