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Shah Of Persia

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The Shah of Persia is close to the town centre of Poole, well known for its stunning harbour and busy quayside and the world renowned Poole Pottery. The hotel is popular with visitors and locals alike and is ideally situated within a short drive of many attractions. It offers 11 en-suite bedrooms and is the ideal location for exploring the area, or as a stop over during a business trip. The Shah of Persia offers a great choice of pub food and drink, which are available all day. Hotel accommodation includes our fantastic free breakfast, free WIFI and free parking
PRICE RANGE
US$7 - US$24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, British
FEATURES
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I visited the shah of Persia as part of a group and the service was really good and quick despite being busy and the food was of good quality and the portions were a really good size as well overall it was a really good...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank thomasrichards41
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are glad you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We come regularly, as a large group, and each and every time the staff can’t be more helpful. We came tonight (luckily we book each time as it was really busy tonight) and even though the staff were rushed off their feet they were still...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Megan H
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback, we are glad you enjoy your time with us and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Shah has become my second home while visiting my mother in Poole hospital. The staff could not be more helpful and friendly, and have been very supportive. My room is perfect, the bed comfortable and the stay very good value. Breakfast (included) is great...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nomodconstraveller
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

thank you for the positive feedback I will pass on your comments to the team, many thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here with wife on a short break - very friendly welcome which is always a good start, room was basic but clean tidy and comfortable bed - you dont need anymore. Breakfast was excellent and the one night we ate in the place the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Robert B
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments we look forward to seeing you again in the future, many thanks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really in need of refurbishing, room was very dated breakfast was ok at best. 1 plus point is that there is plenty of parking

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Michael C
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

Our first visit to this pub and very pleasantly surprised with the choice of food and great value for money. Comfortable seating area and fast service. Definitely going back next time we're in Poole.

Date of visit: January 2019
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adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2019

thank you for your feedback and we look forward to seeing you again soon

Reviewed 20 January 2019 via mobile

Easy to book, welcoming staff, despite how busy they were, everything arrived on time. Really enjoyed

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cjjc600
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2019

we are glad you enjoyed your experience and thank you for taking the time to leave feedback, many thanks

Reviewed 17 January 2019

The restaurant atmosphere was very pleasant and relaxed and the staff were excellent. We ordered the steak and ale pie and the chicken, gammon and mustard pie for our main course. The restaurant was very busy so we were very surprised to be served our...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank smurfy540541367
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2019

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback, I am glad you enjoyed the service and staff and we will be looking into the issue you have raised with the pie with our suppliers and the best cooking method. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

We had dinner here and it was ok, the food was averaged but very cheap so you can’t really complain too much!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank JetSetterJim
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2019

Thank you for your comments, we are glad you enjoyed your experience and would love to see you again in the future

Reviewed 10 January 2019 via mobile

Shane is the best, very attentive and met all our needs. Informed us of specials and recommendations.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Georgia L
adiewright, General Manager at Shah Of Persia, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2019

Thank you for your comments I will let Shane know!, we are glad you enjoyed your experience and would love to see you again in the future

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We are really sorry to hear that you have been unable to contact us, our telephone line has been hit and miss since we we were hit by lightning towards to end of last year, We have been working with BT and our telecom team... More
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No more than five minutes in a car and they have a fairly big car park.
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