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Mowlana Persian Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2016, 2018 Winner

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Mowlana is one of the finest authentic Persian restaurants in UK. Our cuisine is a fusion of ancient Persian and Modern Techniques. Mowlana sources only the best quality ingredients. All dishes are prepared on our premises daily. Mowlana is the place where you can try quality Persian food in clean and nicely decorated restaurant with a great atmosphere.
US$9 - US$16
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Middle Eastern, Persian
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Delivery
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All reviews naan bread saffron ice cream chicken stews sabzi koobideh dolmeh baklava skewers kebab mixed grill flatbread bring your own wine no corkage iranian food delicious food middle eastern food
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If your looking for the best moderetly priced restaurant in Cardiff this is probably it . Stick to dishes which your familiar with; the mixed grill is brilliant & the saffron ice cream sublime. Also, your allowed to bring your own wine & you don’t...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Joseff L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is excellent and the staff very welcoming and accommodating. Highly recommended. Such a great menu for meat eaters and vegetarians and vegans!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Sophie15669
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I’ve been to many Iranian restaurants in UK, this restaurant was the best one so far. The decoration, the food and everything else was absolutely astonishing. Expect afantastic experience flavored with Iranian hospitality.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Ali P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Today my friends and I have visited Mawlana restaurant. Really can't describe how it is. The food was out of this world. To be honest the best grill dishes I’ve ever tried in Cardiff.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Kuraym
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have not had Persian before. not bad but could be more spicy. Meal a bit heavy on the amount rice No licence so take your own beer/wine Parking very difficult. Popular with families as plenty of kids. Staff fine service OK. prices so so.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank John G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Second visit to Mowlana Restaurant always get a good Meal. Persian food is very nice. Good food and very helpful staff if you haven’t eaten there before.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank John10Roger
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

The most delicious Persian food I have ever tasted in my life, the chicken is amazing especially the joojeh, and the bread is always fresh when they serve it and the spices in the gheyme badenjan are amazing.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank A_Al-Jilaijil
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

I've been here a few times and I can say I wasn't dissapointed. I love the the fresh made naan bread, rice and deliciously tasting stews. Portions are kind of big so if get there first time make shure you don't order too much for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Steekx
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

I often visit Mowlana with my family and my friends. Food is delicious, also the staff is lovely and friendly. I highly recommend this restaurant in Cardiff.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank maryam_alqallaf
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

I come to Mowlana often for takeaway. I love their Bamieh (okra) stew. I would definitely recommend. Great location with parking space.

Date of visit: January 2019
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23 October 2018|
Response from 226dafydde | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can & without any fuss or corkage fee. Opposite the restaurant is a shop that’s open late.
Roya Ashley Y
13 August 2016|
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Response from Mowlanarestaurant | Property representative |
Hi dear customer Yes we do take aways as well. Thanks
8 February 2015|
Response from Mowlanarestaurant | Property representative |
Hi dear We do not serve alchohol but you can bring your own wine .(only wine though) Thanks
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