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Restaurant Zafran

Nørrebro
Persian
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Blagardsgade 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 3534 9095
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  • 11
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 4
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  • 1
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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
Great food and good service!

Visited here on Monday evening was not very busy- only 2 other groups in restaurant. The service was excellent and the food very good- I had saffron chicken and rice- very tasty and plenty of it. My wife had an aubergine curry which she enjoyed. Price was reasonable bill for 2 for main only... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 18, 2014
James M
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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32 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Portugal
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

The food is plentiful and good, but the service leaves a bit to be desired. The waiter attending to us wasn't particularly nice and when time came to split the bill she pose a lot of problems even saying one of us hadn't pay their part, because she didn't see the credit card receive even when she was the one... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Visited here on Monday evening was not very busy- only 2 other groups in restaurant. The service was excellent and the food very good- I had saffron chicken and rice- very tasty and plenty of it. My wife had an aubergine curry which she enjoyed. Price was reasonable bill for 2 for main only including drinks came to 350DKK. Would... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

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
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 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
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276 reviews 276 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
235 helpful votes 235 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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76 reviews 76 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 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
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85 reviews 85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

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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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Blagardsgade 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Nørrebro
  • Neighborhood: Nørrebro
  • Phone Number: +45 3534 9095

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Persian

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