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Hafez Restaurant

5 Hereford Road, London W2 4AB, England
+44 20 7229 9398
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kebab” (41 reviews)
“rice” (34 reviews)
“bread” (28 reviews)
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5 Hereford Road, London W2 4AB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not much known to people but you can see many locals are coming. Visited here with friends several times and always they loved here. Staff and owner are always welcoming. Dishes are large portion to be shared. I highly recommend lamb menu. Always never disappoint...More

Thank Taiwook J
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First time in here. Without prior reservation , we managed to find a table for 4 ( which was reserved for another booking at 19:30 ). We started with the Hafez Mazah and the Persian fresh bread. The mains ( Bath , Soltani & Bamiah...More

Thank samiremile
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My uncle came from Pakistan and we decided to eat out we had look at the TripAdvisor advice for good Iranian restaurant in the area and hafez restaurant name comes up so we decided to go their even on Sunday evening restaurant was busy and...More

Thank Yahya M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming here occasionally for more than 20 years, and the food and service is as good as ever. Very friendly reception, we were told that they had lots of reservations, but if we would be finished within one hour, we could stay....More

Thank Hugo W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hafez it's Iranian or Persian resturant with unique quality dish;we are their customer for number of years and although there are so many iranian resturant in London;but none has the taste and quality food like them (at last to me )from the hot bread till...More

Thank Maha S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not many restaurants can boast the fact that they have bee around since the early 80s. This is a real testament to the quality of the food Hafez has been serving since my childhood. I love the foods and the friendly familiar atmosphere. Great everything,...More

Thank Kensingtonyogini
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We go to Hafez for good Iranian dishes, it's always freshly prepared, only wish presentation was better. today we tried Ash which was a soup made with lentil and fresh herbs, they aborigine starters are all lovely. For main course we had Iranian chicken grilled.

Thank Mara p
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We've seen this restaurant by the street and the dishes on the table looked like interesting. At the end the man on the door found us a table and we sat down and starter to look at the menu, rich in so many dishes. Their...More

Thank ilbarone77
Reviewed 15 July 2017

I tried this place for the first time after a friend of mine tolda me really good stuff about it. I tried several middle eastern restaurants around the MENA region, and I can definitely say this was one of the best place I have been...More

2  Thank Ludo C
Farshid Z, Owner at Hafez Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Dear Ludo C, Thank you for your review and 5 star recommendation.I'm happy we succeeded in all areas and we hope to see you again.

Reviewed 5 July 2017

This restaurant is just down the street from where my daughter lives. We visited this restaurant twice during our visit. We all enjoyed our meals. The staff is very welcoming and the prices are reasonable. One can also take take away.

Thank denisepg
Farshid Z, Owner at Hafez Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Dear denisepg, Your 5 star review and regular custom are much appreciated. We hope to welcome you all again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Hereford Road, London W2 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Notting Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Notting Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7229 9398
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