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Alounak

44 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5SH, England
+44 20 7229 4158
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“kebabs” (30 reviews)
“rice” (51 reviews)
“koobideh” (14 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
44 Westbourne Grove, London W2 5SH, England
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1 - 10 of 302 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

A well-made food: excellent combination of flavour, texture, spices, and so on. Had kebab there and it was very good.

1  Thank Rawan B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice Iranian food. Had grilled chicken chucks with nice. Love the bread too. Family enjoyed the meal but I think it's a little pricey though

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Travelers should always be skeptical of places that are hyped in guidebooks. We were in London almost two weeks so ate out at many places, and I have to say this was the one we liked the least. Although there are many items on the...More

Thank P6716HVgregoryh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were thinking about visiting this restaurant for a long time because we have seen people often queuing to get in. So obviously we thought it must be great food! We came at the time that the restaurant was almost empty so no waiting time....More

Thank Lubica R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I return to this Iranian restaurant every time I visit London, having been first introduced by Iranians living in the city. I love the bread baked in the restaurant. I've never had a bad dish, but the lamb dishes are especially good. The restaurant is...More

1  Thank geoffrey100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very popular restaurant so always crowded with families and friends. Set daily specials, all good plus the rest of menu. And of course the huge taftoon bread, one piece enough for two. I am not sure if you can make a reservation, but tonight...More

Thank Lee T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Service is good but need more waiter/waitresses. Toilets and facilities need a bit of attention and they are upstairs through a narrow stairway. Bread is good and is baked fresh while you are eating.

Thank bahf
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The Kobeideh kebab was very juicy and delicious and the rice was amazing had this cotton feeling to it ... one of the best Iranian/Persian restaurants I've been to ... only downside is that the seating feels cramped.

Thank Fahad A
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Fortunately we managed to find a table before it got very busy with a long line of waiting customers. Knowing that the restaurant doesn't serve alcohol , we brought our own beer. We enjoyed our starters of freshly baked bread , homos & cucumber yogurt...More

1  Thank samiremile
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Alounk serve an Irani food. One of the best Irani restaurant. good for lunch or dinner. They have a fresh bread and its so Yummy they baked when you order it so they serve it fresh and hot. Their Kabab so delicious.

1  Thank SuperSaro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 47
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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