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Soltan Banoo

4645 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116-2630
+1 619-298-2801
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Middle Eastern, Persian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
4645 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116-2630
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

On this section of Park Blvd you have an array of interesting restaurants to try. Try this one first. It’s a charming space with a wonderful atmosphere, including the Persian music. The food is delicious and has that unanticipated detail that makes a meal fun...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

Saw this place on Tripadvisor and decided to try it. First time I tried with grand children they had just closed after lunch. Next time decided to try before going for my walk at the zoo. There were 3 other tables two couples and another...More

Thank C C
Reviewed May 8, 2018

A little, quaint, cozy house turned restaurant on Park Blvd with romantic, cozy atmosphere. Very Persian, middle-eastern decor. Menu was vast, and food was plentiful and good. Took home half. Very eclectic and fun place.

Thank Claudia M
Reviewed April 10, 2018

If you enjoy Persian food and informal but comfortable dining settings you've got to check out Soltan Banoo. The only problem with this restaurant is that parking in University Heights is a challenge and weekend evenings can be quite crowded. We loved coming here for...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Friendly staff invite you to your table and are happy to assist with your menu selections especially for first-time guests. Soltan Banoo has an amazing selection of Persian and Middle Eastern food; there are vegan and gluten-free options. For those who like pomegranate I recommend...More

Thank Eric N
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

This was a big disappointment. None of the food we ordered was to our satisfaction. The albaloo polo had no taste, the kubideh was dry and also tasteless. We found out after inquiring that none of the people working there were Persian. It baffles the...More

Thank rezavakili
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

If you like exploring new places and cuisines, try Soltan Banoo. The cozy setting is colorful and comfy, with nice interior design touches. The food was tasty and unique. I had a pomegranate based soup with lentils and spinach that was excellent. The proprietor is...More

Thank JSilvaredmond
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves mostly Persian food, whereas the décor is mostly Indian. Everyday a different special is proposed. A lot of the dishes are easy to share, especially the appetizers, of which some are Mediterranean cuisine. The food is average, service friendly, decor quaint. It...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Located in the quaint and historic neighborhood of Universoty Heights in Dan Diego CA, Soltan Banoo has been a delightful establishment since 2003. It is a family run business featuring Persian style dishes filled with flavor and color. I have been dining here since it...More

Thank JanTjeerd
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Small, cozy family run restaurant. Persian food with a San Diego twist. Vegetarian dishes available for most entrees. Range of selections from fish to comfort food and small bites. I've been eating lunch and dinner here for more than a decade and have never been...More

Thank Heqet
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4645 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92116-2630
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-298-2801
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