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#11 of 1,366 Restaurants in Bologna
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Via Pietro Lianori 16 a, 40128 Bologna, Italy
+39 051 631 2284
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
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Fri - Wed 12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

the food is very nice , it tast as house cooking :) if your are tired from past after spending week in Italy. The Kebabs are very tasty and you must try Laban They just miss the local Iranian bread .

Thank mbehzad
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Being Persian myself, I was shocked and amazed to find an Iranian restaurant in Bologna?! However, I was beyond impressed! Living in Europe, it's not always easy to find good Persian restaurants but Pars definitely met and exceeded my expectations! They have a full menu offering the best Persian dishes. Also, the owners are truly kind and hospitable. Thank you!

Thank Soha K
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

A nice place for a good dinner .. the food really good and the people working there very friendly .. they help us to choice the dishes if also we didnt speak italian

Thank elenaelena65
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We ordered a diverse mixture of food, including chicken and lamb and beef kabobs. Quality was high. Restaurant is a little outside city center ($10 euro can ride) but it was well worth the trip. Highly recommended, especially after a week of Italian food this was a great meal!

Thank Steven M
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Suggest you starter dish and kebab dish , and ice cream as a desert . You can taste very different tastes.and the staf help you to know the culture and ingredients

Thank Za R
Columbia, Maryland
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152 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

I've eaten at some excellent Persian restaurants both in the US and in the Gulf (especially Kuwait and UAE). So when a friend who lived in Bologna for two years told me it was his favorite restaurant there we had to try it. The combination appetizer was very good (the dolmeh and eggplant were among the very best I've ever... More 

Thank Jerome B
San Lazzaro di Savena, Italy
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132 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We were so looking forward to this after reading hundreds of 4/5 star reviews. Expectations were high and to be honest on the whole we were rather underwhelmed. The service was good, the decor pleasant and the pistachio icecream flavored with rose water was delicious. They are also good with kids here and our girls - who are very picky... More 

Thank Mairi Joanne A
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

It was a surprise to find such a good middle eastern restaurant so close to our hotel. The food was delicious and the staff friendly and helpful. The price was reasonable too

Thank Mandie R
Sao Jose Do Rio Preto, SP
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66 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

A lovely restaurant with a special, warm and friendly atmosphere. delicious and authentic persian food, very well served, great service, beautiful decor. دستتون درد نکنه سهیلا خانوم

Thank psalehyan
McLean, Virginia
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107 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

When in Bologna, eat Italian, Right? Well, this restaurant was recommended for a change and what a pleasant change. The food was simply outstanding, the space was nice, clean and well appointed. The service was perfect from the warm greeting, thru the meal and thru and lovely goodbye by "Mama".

Thank Grey C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 43
Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pietro Lianori 16 a, 40128 Bologna, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Emilia-Romagna  >  Province of Bologna  >  Bologna
  • Phone Number: +39 051 631 2284

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?