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Parwana Afghan Kitchen

124b Henley Beach Rd, Torrensville, West Torrens, South Australia 5031, Australia
+61 8 8443 9001
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“eggplant” (64 reviews)
“dumplings” (50 reviews)
“rice” (47 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
124b Henley Beach Rd, Torrensville, West Torrens, South Australia 5031, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

An unassuming shopfront conceals this friendly and delicious eatery where spices rule. From cardamom tea through smoky dips, light vegie fritters, rice flavoured with carrot, sultana and nuts, tender yoghurt-marinated chicken, rich lamb pieces to the succulent eggplant and saffron icecream, this mid-week meal was...More

Thank cbroadwood
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Tried Parwana for the first time for a birthday dinner with friends and family. We decided to let the waitress recommend what we should have, it certainly did not disappoint. We shared 2 different rice dishes, 1 lamb,. 1 chicken dish, as well as the...More

Thank Charles I
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

First time I had been to this place having heard great reports about it. I was certainly Not disappointed. Food amazing especially as everyone said the signature egg plant dish. Caramelised rice and veg beautiful, dumplings are amazing and so tasty . We shared 6...More

Thank 08lindy
Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

Spices and middle eastern flavours! First thing that comes to mind when describing this restaurant. Comforting and rustic vibe! BYO is encouraged. Service was great. Generally I'm not the biggest fan of this type of food however was very glad I tried something different. The...More

Thank lewi99
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Our first visit to this restaurant and the food and service was excellent. We ordered way too much and ended up taking the food home. The food tasted great the next day!

Thank Heath E
Reviewed June 3, 2017

Family run restaurant with a small menu of Excellent food. The dips and vegetable fritters for entree were fresh and full of flavour. The main dish of mantu dumplings were amazing with the dumpling Pastry so fresh and soft, and the Mince had great flavours....More

Thank Shay K
Reviewed May 27, 2017

There are two sittings available at Parwana. We chose the first sitting and the great service made it easy to be finished in the allotted time. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced.,

Thank Stokes5
Reviewed May 22, 2017

I have eaten here a couple of times and the place is very very popular. The food is nice, but I honestly don't really understand what the fuss is all about. It wont disappoint but I wouldn't say its the best food I've eaten either.

Thank Sofia H
Reviewed May 10, 2017

We had heard good things about Parwana for a while and finally had an excuse to go with friends and our kids. I must say this is a great restaurant. Terrific food, friendly service, good prices and a lovely window into life in Afghanistan with...More

Thank Tassie_Tom
Reviewed April 19, 2017

I had read in Gourmet Traveller that the Banjaan Borani eggplant dish was one of the best so of course we had to make another trip to this favourite to try for ourselves. We arrived, ordered and food was on the table in minutes which...More

Thank cbhills
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March 24, 2015|
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Response from JudyFromCanberra | Reviewed this property |
Menus for the restaurant on Henley Beach Road are available on-line. Vegetarian and mean dishes, both. We have totally entirely enjoyed everything we've eaten there! Suggestion: Go with friends; order different dishes... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $13
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124b Henley Beach Rd, Torrensville, West Torrens, South Australia 5031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  West Torrens  >  Torrensville
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8443 9001
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