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Darbar Persian Grill

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Middle Eastern, Persian
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Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were driving by and out of interest stopped for lunch. Service was good and as far as we could tell, not being authorities on Persian/Iranian cuisine, the food was competently prepared. Total bill, with tip, for one appetizer, two mains, and three non alcoholic...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank rkkbToronto_Ontario
Reviewed May 4, 2019

Darbar satisfies our Persian craving when we don't want to go to North York and be in Iranian neighbourhood. Very good atmosphere, good lighting, good sonic environment, and good food. Price is a bit hight, but really! This is Toronto! Good food comes with the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Arezoo N
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

I have been to this eatery on at least three previous occasions and don’t usually start a review like this but this place is ridiculously over priced. 2 Starters $24 1 Main Course $45 1 Bottle of cheap wine $40 1 Ice Cream $15 1...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank NewInCanada
Reviewed April 20, 2019 via mobile

A very high class restaurant with a warm and comfortable ambience. They just recently added very beautiful and comfortable chairs. The quality of the food was very good. Everything was delicious but especially the kabobs were made on the point.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

There is no need to travel to Tehran when you can just go to Darbar. This is an authentic Persian restaurant. The food consists of mainly different kinds of Kabobs (beef and chicken). The lamb chops were very good. I tried an unusual chicken stew....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lornef123
Reviewed March 25, 2019 via mobile

Horrible experience in a persian restaurant. If you have a very low expectation and want to pay a high price for a bad experience, then try this restaurant. The rice was brought before the kebab scewers arrived. The tomatos were uncoked - their inside was...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Nas I
Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

The food was perfect.we had all kind of Kababs and all of them were so delicious!😋😋😋 The hospitality was 5 stars but the chairs were all crooked! Hopefully next time they will change them!!🥴🥴🥴

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nanam975
Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

We went there for family gathering. Food was way too expensive! Some of the Persian stews are up to 50$! My husband ordered Fesenjan. It was too watery and walnuts tasted raw. I know I shouldn’t compare this to my mom’s cooking but when I...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank yaldaebee
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited this place with a client to have food after a meeting. The host of this place was annoying as anything as she kept wandering near our table so we give her a tip. The menu is fine, the food is not worth the money,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ZingyZest
Reviewed December 4, 2018 via mobile

While the mains are not inexpensive, the quality and skill in which they are prepared is top notch. Starters are great as well, portions are pretty substantial. Only complaint is the wine list, the mark-up is outrageous, IMO. Service was very attentive, owner was by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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