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Restaurant Zafran

Blagardsgade 9, Copenhagen, Denmark (Nørrebro)
+45 3534 9095
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Ranked #435 of 1,466 Restaurants in Copenhagen
Cuisines: Persian
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Nørrebro
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Nørrebro
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English first
Oxford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW

Perfect place to go after strolling around the superb Islamic art collection at the David Collection across the lake ... the menu is limited (especially for vegetarians) but competently done. You can take your own wine and the service is friendly (if a little slow when the restaurant is busy at the weekeneds).

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Denmark, Vedbæk
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

The Restarant is in a former troubled area, but you have nothing to fear. The street is a waking street and the restaurant serve dished from Persia (Iran). Big portions but perhaps lack of hot species. Bring your own wine or use the winecard.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Top Contributor
239 reviews 239 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

Although I see this place have high reviews, our experience was not very favourable. It seemed to us that the dishes were made for Scandinavian palets (we are both Scandis ourselves) - and it just lacked flavour, menu creativity (all main dishes are more or less accompanied with the same side dishes - no variaty what so ever) and the... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

This is a hidden gem in Copenhagen. I went there with a friend yesterday. From the outside, it doesn't look all that great- But once you step in the door, listen to the music, get a whiff of the food cooking in the kitchen - you know you've come to a great place. We started off with something called the... More

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Cologne, Germany
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013 via mobile

We were attracted by an window ad we knew from Australia - byo - Bring your own wine, which we did. Zafran offers persian inspired food both vegeterian and meat. We shared a spinach dip as starter followed by lamb with saffron / dill rice (me) and a grilled vegetable plate (my wife) also with saffron rice. Both were cooked... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013 via mobile

Found this place on a busy pedestrian street. It hints on its welcoming service by suggesting to bring your own wine, which may be common in middle east countries but certainly not for us. We had a house sallad , vegetarian course and chefs favourite lamb leg dish - all very tasty and fresh. Prices where very good and together... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

Well, I am an Iranian guy who has lived in Copenhagen for almost four years. I can say the food here is authentic Persian food which is quiet cheap for what you get in Copenhagen. Missing amazing Persian kebabs in Tehran, this place reminds me of home for some hours. I took many of my international friends there and they... More

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Brno, Czech Republic
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

We had a really nice dinner here. The host/server was very friendly and helpful. The food was good, but my wife and I thought that the main courses were missing something/lacking a little flavor. Our appetizer was delicious (roasted aubergine spread/dip). (Tip: foreign credit cards are not accepted)

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manchester
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99 reviews 99 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

byo and really nice food - not much more you can ask for! we've also never eaten nicer flat bread. shame it was a very quiet monday evening.

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Torquay
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Visited Zafran restaurant on my trip to Copenhagen and I wasn't disappointed! The food was fantastic, well cooked , very tasty! We liked so much that we came back next day again! On my first evening I had their Hot and Spicy Beef and for spicy food lovers like me it was heaven!! Next day I try their slow cooked... More

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