We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Pomegranate Persian Cuisine

420 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1T3, Canada
+1 416-921-7557
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“stew” (13 reviews)
“lamb” (17 reviews)
“rice” (18 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Persian, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
420 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1T3, Canada
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (119)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

My husband and I come here regularly for date nights. This is hands down our favorite place to come and eat dinner. The food is wonderful and an excellent value for money. The service is excellent and especially well versed in the intricacies of Persian...More

Thank Kris P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, we have been searching for a good Persian meal for 3 years here in Toronto, and last night we found it on College St just west of downtown! We knew it must be good as we walked by around 6:30 and the place was...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Just East of Bathurst St. on the North side of College St., conveniently located in the Annex, we found this lovely Persian Restaurant which is family owned and operated. We had made a reservation as it is a small restaurant and in Toronto that's a...More

Thank julia111Ottawa
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I absolutely love this place. The food is always really good (The pistachio rose water ice cream is to die for!) and GREAT value for the money. The interior is beautifully decorated as well. I absolutely will be back!

Thank alex7191
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I've been to this restaurant so many times I've lost count. The decor is truly spectacular and cozy; and when you walk in, you feel emerged in the true authentic Persian experience. The food is absolutely amazing. I have my favourites (Fesenjoon and Gheimeh). Being...More

Thank princeofyogurt
Reviewed 13 August 2017

we arrived later than we would have liked, but the friendly wait staff squeezed us in. the food is very good and the menu is easy to follow and pick from. the desserts are large and good for sharing. the service was a bit disjointed,...More

Thank amyintax
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This is now my favorite place to go whenever I visit Toronto. You need a reservation even for a Wednesday night as the place is packed by 6 PM. They have specials every day. We tried the Morghe Torsh (sour chicken stew) and it was...More

Thank Vahid M
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We all enjoyed this Persian food so much I had the jewel rice which was absolutely delicious also had some of the dill rice with some fesenjoon which was one of the best I've ever had along with an okra special that they had off...More

Thank Ghanbar
Reviewed 26 June 2017

There's a reason you need a reservation for the Pomegranate even on weekdays: The food is that good. This family-owned restaurant also has a grill next door, which is fine for kebabs, but for the full menu, make the reservation for the main restaurant. The...More

Thank don666
Reviewed 24 June 2017

This is a small restaurant so make sure you have reservations. Food was very good with good portion size. My husband and I both had different type of lamb dishes and we enjoyed them both. We had an eggplant appetizer that was different and creative...More

Thank Osprey2011
At the heart of Toronto, Downtown is the destination
for cheap eats and fast fashion. Cut through by hip
and trendy Yonge Street, the vibe here is young, with
a strong student influence from the Ryerson University
Campus. As a result, the Downtown area is always in
flux: undergoing the construction of new facilities,
with fresh retail spaces and pop-up cafes. Home to
Toronto's largest indoor shopping mall, a number of
Nearby Restaurants
Ramen Isshin
75 reviews
.02 km away
Sneaky Dee's Downtown
233 reviews
.08 km away
Aunties and Uncles
133 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
College Street
13 reviews
.54 km away
Savour Toronto
317 reviews
.54 km away
10 reviews
.45 km away
Blue Banana Market
19 reviews
.34 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Pomegranate Persian Cuisine staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 College St, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-921-7557
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing