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Persian Garden Cafe

1335 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013-4209
+1 602-263-1915
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
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“eggplant” (3 reviews)
“lamb stew” (2 reviews)
“falafel” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1335 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013-4209
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

The dish was nicely presented and using traditional Persian utensils. The food brings you this special flavor that is unmistakenly Persian and at the same time feels home made. I guess is the passion and care they put in every plate!. The rice, just simple...More

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We went a couple of nights ago for a private party to celebrate a birthday. Approximately 60 plus people and 10 kids attended. It must have been a real challenge for Mamood the owner and Chef. The place was buzzing when we got there and...More

Thank arun s
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had passed by this restaurant many times and never stopped in until today. A friend recommended it -- just the encouragement needed to give it a try. My husband I both got the lunch gyro sandwich which was delicious AND a great buy for...More

Thank WSP215
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for the lunch special $4.99 for a falafel pita. It was huge, stuffed with lots of fresh vegetables and generous portions if falafel. I also ordered the vegan eggplant lasagna to take hime for my wifes dinner. I was very impressed with...More

Thank artistatworkphx
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I've lived in the neighborhood and passed by the Persian Garden for years, and finally stopped in for a Friday night dinner. The menu has a lot of diverse offerings for vegans, vegetarians and meat-eaters making this a great place to bring a group or...More

Thank AZRoadqueen
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Persian Garden Cafe is a good local Mediterranean Restaurant in the heart of downtown! The food is tasty and the decor matches the feeling and warmth of the place.

Thank Hawaiian555
Reviewed 21 January 2017

I eat here at least 3-4 times a year. I grew up in Persia (Tehran) as child and love this food. Takes me back to many wonderful memories.

Thank Anom10
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Food was tasty, menu was more mediteranian than what I was hoping for. I spent 2 years in Iran in the 70's and enjoyed their food items in local Tehran establishments. The Persian Garden Cafe had a few familiar dishes and they were okay. But,...More

Thank jamesbF6512WD
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Had a late lunch at Persian Garden Cafe with my partner during an overnight trip to Phoenix. My partner, who is not vegetarian, had the Deezy, a lamb stew, which he very much enjoyed. The stew is served with lots of herbs, as well as...More

Thank alcaldeellen
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has the Chelluh Kebab and the Kebab Barg down. Their portions are monstrous. I took a business group of 12 with me and most just let me order their meals and appetizers since they had no experience. Wow, the chef killed it. Food...More

Thank DivinciTraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$18
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1335 W Thomas Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85013-4209
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Encanto
  • Neighbourhood: Encanto
  • Phone Number: +1 602-263-1915
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