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Darvish Persian Restaurant

508 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 1X9, Canada
+1 416-929-8893
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“koobideh” (5 reviews)
“kebab” (6 reviews)
“rice” (13 reviews)
Closes in 10 min
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
508 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 1X9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

great food,real feel of Iran,gentle staff and great customer service,very central close to all city centre hotels,meat was fresh and was made to great quality

Thank shahidji
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love the Persian cuisine . So quick check on the Google for nearest directed us to Darvish . Surprisingly here in Tororonto they seem to make the Koobideh (minced meet) Kebab with beef rather than lamb . To my pleasure the kebabs were delicious...More

Thank Gardesh76
Reviewed 5 October 2017

My partner and I went in and eat our lunch here. It is located along Yonge street. We do not have a car. For those who have, parking space is very limited. It is along a busy street but not that disruptive. It is a...More

Thank AramidOntario
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We were exhausted and hungry after a long day of sightseeing in Toronto and just wanted to eat near our accommodation. We weren't expecting to much since this part of Yonge Street is very touristy. But we were positively surprised: the food was very good...More

Thank Anja H
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I am persian so i have been to many persian restaurants. The prices are a bit higher than average restaurants but the food is very average and small portioned. The salad was $1 extra when i got half/half option (half rice half salad) but tasted...More

Thank Taz J
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We decided to try a Persian restaurant whilst we were visiting Toronto, having eaten in many in the UK. The food, whilst being mostly authentic Persian, was ok – nothing special, but ok. I was however surprised that the koobideh kebabs were beef – authentic...More

Thank Geo-0131
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I love Persian food and am thrilled when restaurants cater to vegetarians like myself. They make a delicious Mushroom Fesanjan, which is totally worth every bite. Definitely recommend!

Thank elsleyxo
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Had dinner in this Persian restaurant last night. Small and cozy restaurant. It's never busy. We have wondered before as to why menu posted outside had no prices. Now we know. Dishes starts at $18 and up. The dips are $8 each with little bread....More

Thank Joe_Cruzer
Reviewed 21 April 2017

we went the for a birthday party , and the food was really good and it was very clean place . Also they serve special desserts which is delicious and there is Persian taster dish which is good too.

Thank anaseri2016
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We enjoyed our meals at Darvish - very different. The portions were large & moderately priced. The only negative was the poor wine selection.

Thank swtravel
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 Yonge St, Toronto, Ontario M4Y 1X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 416-929-8893
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