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Imam square, Esfahan 81464, Iran
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“plums” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Persian, International, Halal
$$ - $$$
Imam square, Esfahan 81464, Iran
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Location is good and inside decorations are beautiful, but the food quality is below average, staff are not trained and you have to wait a long time to find someone to take orders.

Thank Nima M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked this place and went there twice during my short stay in Isfahan. The decoration is very nice and in the the restaurant has a local touch. The waiters were a little confused at first, but overall the service was fine and the owner...More

Thank leticiacosta2014
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is good decorated and has both outdoor and indoor parts. It has Iranian like seating and also chairs and tables. The location is very good and near the Imam mosque, but the prices are expensive and not recommended for backpackers.

Thank Steptoiran
Reviewed 10 January 2018

Situated in the main square, it is a very nice restaurant. Local and traditional menu. Average prices and good raw materials! One of the best restaurant we visit in Iran

Thank Teoxyz
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We had to spend one hour to eat the food we had ordered although we asked the staff of the restaurant several times we didn't have the food. Some women tried to help us and they were espelled from the restaurant. We were in group...More

Thank cosayole
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Said to be the most atmospheric restaurant in Ispahan.Indeed the decoration is gorgeous.But one goes to a restaurant to have a nice meal. This is NOT the case.To say the least, the food is really disappointing.Quality is definitely not the owners ‘ concern.Bastani is a...More

Thank Pastelchris
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Terrible service and the food looked liked and tasted as if it was days old. (We have had the kashk e bademjan.)

Thank Roumkees
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

I have been here two times and they cook very bad comparing with the high prices. The restaurant is beautiful but the dishes are poor

Thank Hooman S
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Decoration is nice but this is all you will get. As soon as you sit, they start serving soup, salads and other appetizers without ordering. We could not be sure whether they were part of our meal, or we will pay or it would be...More

Thank Yatook A
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We wanted to eat at naqhsh Jahan restaurant as it was closed and we had to go to bastani.the restaurant was very fancy and beautiful but the service was awful, we had Beriany which wasn't what we expected .(very dry and without any side)The other...More

Thank Abbas A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Imam square, Esfahan 81464, Iran
  • Location: Middle East  >  Iran  >  Isfahan Province  >  Esfahan
  • Phone Number: +98312200374
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