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Ariana Afghan & Persian

#4,103 of 18,297 Restaurants in London}
$$ - $$$Persian, , Middle Eastern
2 Midlothian Road, London E3 4SE, England
+44 20 8981 8266
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
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Persian, Afghani, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
$$ - $$$
2 Midlothian Road, London E3 4SE, England
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Reviewed January 8, 2017

Great food, lovely atmosphere and super service. Went with a party of eight and took our own wine. Shared a mixed starter with their home made bread. Four of us shared the mixed grill which was massive! Everyone enjoyed their food.Nothing too much trouble for...More

Thank Adrian P
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

I've been to Ariana twice with my non Persian friends and both times they loved the food. The price is sensible comparing to the huge portions and the quality! Definitely will go again very soon :) don't forget to get the black tea afterwards, enjoy...More

Thank Hadis F
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

A group of us enjoyed picking out meals from the great array of starters and mains. The starters had great vegetarian options including the freshest herbs (#1), smooth humous and more aubergine options than I knew were possible. It was great going in a group...More

Thank JMtravelling2013
Reviewed December 13, 2016

It looked nice from the outside and we were keen on having Persian/ Afghan food. We were very disappointed about the plates, the portions are big but it is not elaborated. We had seas bass and lamb kebab. Both plates were respectively accompanied with heavy...More

Thank Alessandro G
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Went there with family and friends I couldn't be more disappointed, staff were friendly but not a clue what good service is! "Away with the fairies" got the orders wrong few times, waited ages & ages for the main! Food is bland& very dry although...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing! The food is brilliant and very very large portions and great prices too! Upstairs is beautiful you dont even think your in barking! Upstairs is a shisha bar/restaurant decorated and also blocks the outside scenery with music of their country. With...More

Thank Laura B
Reviewed September 15, 2016

I have been to Ariana a bunch of times and have never been disappointed. The Qabli pulao and Mantu are by far my fav dishes. The staff are very polite and helpful. The resturaunt has a very nice feel to it. Highly reccomended.

Thank Saqib K
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

A large group of us were well looked after at Ariana! With eyes bigger than our bellies we took a while to finish -otherwise I'm sure a few of us would have spilled out to the terrace for shisha 😊

Thank AamodStacey
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

I went out with a few friends for a meal / Shisha - the service for Shisha is great , great Shisha but however the food wasn't ! Found it extremely bland and overpriced . Would go back for Shisha but not for food!

1  Thank Tahmin19
Reviewed August 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited Ariana on Saturday. It was a beautiful day so we enjoyed sitting outside next to the park. The food was very good and tasty. Portions are big although i would have expected meals to be slightly cheaper. My husband wasn't really keen on...More

Thank Al Z
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January 30, 2017|
Response from Sam M | Reviewed this property |
No! Ariana's don't have a wifi.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Midlothian Road, London E3 4SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8981 8266
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