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Rayhoon Persian Eatery

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420 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R2N1, Canada (Pearl St & Pine St)
+1 905-637-2500
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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77 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped by for lunch here. Service was great in terms of speed and helpfulness. The egg plant dip was superb and the grilled chicken kebab with saffron rice was really good. A great restaurant.

Thank Sangeev
Burlington, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

delightful afternoon visiting with a friend; relaxed, quiet atmosphere, service not rushed, wonderful selection of food. the flat bread and hummus with basil is a meal in itself. a must go again and try something new

Thank dyanalayng
Brampton, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I ordered the lamb kebab with some hesitation. My experience at other restaurants was that it was chewy and tasteless. But here it was tender and full of flavor. My wife and step-daughter were also very happy with their meals (chicken kebabs). The atmosphere was relaxed and pleasant and the service was prompt and friendly. It was the first time... More 

Thank Tim A
Caledonia, Canada
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122 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rayhoon has a very friendly, helpful staff and interesting dishes. Almost everything seems to come with rice that is so tasty! We had the Joojeh (chicken breast) kabob and the lamb shank. Nice ambient music.

Thank caledonia7
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food quality & service was pretty good. I had Ash reshteh soup, was delicious. My friend tried Ghalieh mahi and she was happy too. Very nice place to go with family and friends gatherings

1 Thank Kimiya K
Hamilton, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

They try hard to make sure you are happy, filled with good food and enjoyed. Try persian food if you never did.

1 Thank honnie Y
St. Catharines
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I visit here for the first time last month while waiting for our table at a nearby restaurant. We heard good reviews and this was our first experience eating Persian. We stopped in for some appetizers to give it a try, and we don't regret it! The portions, flavours and service were fantastic. We had the Rayhoon... More 

Thank 123Kat
Burlington, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a nice relaxing place to eat - with lovely persian food, and good wines. The service is very friendly.. A testament to it's quality is that this restaurant has lasted in Burlington's downtown for at least 5 years which is a feat in such a competitive market!

1 Thank Shadowprs2014
Buffalo, New York
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was amazing and the food was delicious! The restaurant is located is an adorable village of shops and the decor is lovely. Very pleasant meal!

1 Thank DeniseOnTheRoadAgain
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this place. We started with the Rayhoon Trio Sampler of Kashkeh Bademjoon, Borani, Hummus. We upgraded from free pita to their Barbari Breat, it's a must! My hubby had the Soltani Kabob and I had the Lamb Shank and we shared the Rollette for dessert. Oh so yummy!! Service is amazing and owner comes to each table to... More 

1 Thank FoxyRoxy1967

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Pearl St, Burlington, Ontario L7R2N1, Canada
    (Pearl St & Pine St)
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Burlington
  • Phone Number: +1 905-637-2500
OPEN holiday Mondays! Follow any of the winding cobblestone pathways of Burlington's Village Square and you will find your way to Rayhoon Persian Eatery nestled at the centre. Rayhoon derives its name from the Persian word for Basil, an important herb in Persian Cuisine. This culinary tradition dates back centuries and guests will feel transported by the menu which can be enjoyed either inside our exotic interior or al fresco on the courtyard patio. In our menu you will find a mouth-watering selection of dishes that are aimed to please, including vegan and vegetarian options. We are pleased to say that all of our dishes are halal and most of our menu items are gluten-free! Takeout is also available.

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