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Alounak

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Notting Hill
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44 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5SH, England
+44 20 7229 4158
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12:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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210 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I came by here for dinner after work. I have been here many times and have never left disappointed. On this occasion I started off with some Hummus and some lovely fresh Taftoon Bread from the stone oven. The Hummus is really nice here and a lot better than some of the ones I have tried in similar restaurants. For... More 

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1 Thank AttentiveTraveller
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our taxi driver recommend this place (and so did a local when we stopped to ask for directions!). Nice soft drinks selection to choose from. Food was amazing, good size portions. Will hopefully visit again when we come to London next time.

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1 Thank Rav T
International
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I ate here with my sisters on a Thursday night. We all agreed the starters and main courses were incredibly tasty. The restaurant has a nice atmosphere and the decor is great too. I highly, highly recommend this place!

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1 Thank louiselo
Saudi Arabia
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting this restaurant every time I visit London is must , and they keep there level since my first visit a long time ago , they have a bread oven in front of you so you have your bread fresh on the tables , the food tastes delicious and the price is convenient.

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1 Thank Lambaar
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been eating in that restaurant for more than 20 years the food is amazing and service is excellent and friendly. The value of money is very good.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I come to this place very often , it's meets are cooked to perfection , very tender and perfectly seasoned , they even have fresh Iranian bread made on spot and the atmosphere is pretty nice , highly recommended.

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1 Thank Ammar Y
London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We have eaten here loads of times but not impressed with the quality of food or service in my last visit. We had 'sabzi polo with kookoo and fish'. The kookoo which should be made with fresh herbs was tasteless and bland and made with dry herbs. Fish wasn't cooked properly and very disappointing. Someone should tell the waiting staff... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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4,892 reviews
3,126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11,151 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The of the Shabzi just in Friday the daily dish is Shabzi curry service very good prices moderates staff friendly

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1 Thank bnghanem
Scottsdale, Arizona
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46 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Lucky to have such a nice restaurant in the neighborhood, and great that all of the Olympia Expo goers haven't heard too much about this place, or you'd never be able to get a seat. There's no alcohol, but that is made up for with simply magnificent food. Really authentic meals. Lots of different flavors. The pan is amazing. We... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Food was really take us to the centre of Iran with the warm Iranian bread and the variety of kebab and kofta plus the Tabrizi salad. We were satisfied.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$47
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5SH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7229 4158

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Notting Hill

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Notting Hill
As West London's friskiest corner, Notting Hill more than manages to retain plenty of the same appeal that's brought the affluent area so much worldwide attention. In this attractive cobblestoned neighbourhood, a delectable variety of eateries, independent shops, galleries and street vendors offer a delightful window into how to live the good life in London, with each presenting visitors with an experience that's a little more idiosyncratic and endearing than the last. Travelers looking to forage for antiques should be sure to visit the Portobello Road Market on Saturdays, the largest antiques market in the United Kingdom.
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