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Bha! Bha! Bistro

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865 5th Ave S, 41 and 5th, Naples, FL 34102-6605
+1 239-594-5557
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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fort myers, FL
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

great food, especially the meatballs. Great salad, very friendly and efficient service.enjoyed the atmosphere.Tables are a tad too close.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for dinner with my husband and a friend. We were not disappointed at all. The food was amazing and the wait staff were so friendly and accomodating. My friend was late, but they left us sit at the bar with no pressure about being way past our reservation time. My salmon was awesome! My husband is a big fan... More 

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Naples, Florida
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Bha a Bha is a small restaurant on Naples 5th Ave with a great ambiance and excellent Persian fare. The unique menu has a great selection of chicken,lamb, beef, seafood items complemented with greasy vegtables. They have outside dining and bar seating. Our favorite dishes we enjoyed were the spicy seafood koresh and kabobs.

Thank Naplesfood
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first taste of Persian food and I learned that Bha! means delicious. It certainly is. We look forward to going there again.

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North Naples, Florida, United States
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a great experience with delicious meals and great service. Negative: hard to get a human to answer the phone.

Thank Olga S
michael m, Owner at Bha! Bha! Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you so much Ms. Olga for your recent and prior trips to our bistro. We are delighted that you enjoyed your food and experience. We understand the importance of human interaction in our industry and make every attempt to be available for our guests when they phone. As a dinner only restaurant, on occasion calls received before 1pm usually... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We count the minutes to eat here when we're in Naples on vacation! Mario is our very favorite! Friendly, knowledgeable, kind - a true pleasure to enjoy a delicious dinner with! The flavors of everything we've every order have always had us saying oh my gosh after each bite! The restaurant is beautifully decorated including the restrooms!! and is an... More 

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

OK so we read all of the TripAdvisor reviews and decided this would be the place for us after a nice happy hour in Naples. I have to say it was really, really Average. A nice welcome, a nice table, menu looks good but it's about as authentically Persian as me! Drinks were OK and reasonably priced. We looked at... More 

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michael m, Owner at Bha! Bha! Bistro, responded to this review

Dear guest: Thank you for your visit. I am very sorry about your disappointment. Bha! Bha! Bistro is an innovative as well as a classic Persian bistro. It offers some of the old world dishes such as Ghormeh Sabzi, Lamb Bademjune, Barg kabob, Fesenjune, etc, it also offers some simpler and less complicated modern dishes well suited for our Naples... More 

Davie, Florida
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48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I read tripadvisor reviews and decided to try it. What a wonderful surprise. Food was superb, Bobbie our server was fantastic, extremely attentive. He recommended a couple of dishes. Hummus was fabulous, dinner choices were excellent. Next time we visit Naples we will visit this hidden treasure again, and for sure we will ask for Bobbie again.

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Estero, Florida
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177 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unique and great option for dinner. The pistachio lamb meatballs were amazing as was the spicy beef. My wife had the snapper and loved it. Definitely get cardamom ice tea.

Thank Ray H
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Naples for business and have never tried Persian food before. My Dad was a Chef and because of that I really try to expand into different cooking styles as when you try new things sometimes you love them and sometimes the opposite. I have no point of reference to Persian food but have eaten my share of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$11 - $37
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Fusion, Healthy
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 865 5th Ave S, 41 and 5th, Naples, FL 34102-6605
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Naples
  • Phone Number: +1 239-594-5557
Bha! Bha! Is an innovative Persian bistro. A chic south Florida Persian inspired and influenced BISTRO. The interior is very sharp and elegant,.. 5Th avenue chic yet with some Persian touches. It "resembles a Persian jewel box". It features classic Persian food as well as Persian fusion food. I have always billed it as that. In fact the word "INNOVATIVE" appears on our marquis and websites and other various advertisements; yes, even on this very site. Popular classic items such the authentic Ghorme Sabzi, Fesenjune, Bademjune, Halleem and Kashke` Bademjune , Aash soup and all Chelo kabobs are all present on the menu. More than half of the menu is dedicated to other various fusion food: shrimp, fresh fish, seafood, couscous, paella etc......Innovative techniques with Persian inspirations. The menu price range is in line with our neighboring restaurants here in downtown Naples. This is a Bon Appetit recommended and James Beard recognized restaurant. Although I am constantly inspired by all other cuisines, but my food should not be stereotyped with Arabic, Turkish, Indian, etc. Or any other single ethnicity. My signature food at Bha! Bha! Bistro remains just that. My signature cooking here includes many dishes on my menu that perhaps are not seen or recognized in a typical Persian restaurant. Although all the classic Persian ingredients like pomegranates, mint, saffron, rose water, turmeric, cardamom, pistachios, basmati rice, etc...Are used here, however they are not all packaged into one entree. Among the 3 dozens items on my menu some are packed with flavors and some are kept low key for the respect of diners who may not be too enthusiastic about overwhelmingly pungent flavors. My staff will go out of their way to guide the dinners into a perfect union with their choices. I invite you to come over and allow me to entice all your culinary senses by what I have created over the past 27 years. Eagerly welcoming you. Michael Mir, exec. Chef/Owner

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