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Parwana Afghan Kitchen

124b Henley Beach Rd, Torrensville, West Torrens, South Australia 5031, Australia
+61 8 8443 9001
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“eggplant” (64 reviews)
“dumplings” (50 reviews)
“rice” (47 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Afghani, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
124b Henley Beach Rd, Torrensville, West Torrens, South Australia 5031, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tried Parwana for the first time for a birthday dinner with friends and family. We decided to let the waitress recommend what we should have, it certainly did not disappoint. We shared 2 different rice dishes, 1 lamb,. 1 chicken dish, as well as the...More

Thank Charles I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First time I had been to this place having heard great reports about it. I was certainly Not disappointed. Food amazing especially as everyone said the signature egg plant dish. Caramelised rice and veg beautiful, dumplings are amazing and so tasty . We shared 6...More

Thank 08lindy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spices and middle eastern flavours! First thing that comes to mind when describing this restaurant. Comforting and rustic vibe! BYO is encouraged. Service was great. Generally I'm not the biggest fan of this type of food however was very glad I tried something different. The...More

Thank lewi99
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Our first visit to this restaurant and the food and service was excellent. We ordered way too much and ended up taking the food home. The food tasted great the next day!

Thank Heath E
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Family run restaurant with a small menu of Excellent food. The dips and vegetable fritters for entree were fresh and full of flavour. The main dish of mantu dumplings were amazing with the dumpling Pastry so fresh and soft, and the Mince had great flavours....More

Thank Shay K
Reviewed 28 May 2017

There are two sittings available at Parwana. We chose the first sitting and the great service made it easy to be finished in the allotted time. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced.,

Thank Stokes5
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I have eaten here a couple of times and the place is very very popular. The food is nice, but I honestly don't really understand what the fuss is all about. It wont disappoint but I wouldn't say its the best food I've eaten either.

Thank Sofia H
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had heard good things about Parwana for a while and finally had an excuse to go with friends and our kids. I must say this is a great restaurant. Terrific food, friendly service, good prices and a lovely window into life in Afghanistan with...More

Thank Tassie_Tom
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I had read in Gourmet Traveller that the Banjaan Borani eggplant dish was one of the best so of course we had to make another trip to this favourite to try for ourselves. We arrived, ordered and food was on the table in minutes which...More

Thank cbhills
Reviewed 2 April 2017

We got some dips but they weren't the creamy sort of types. We had a bean dip, smoky spicy tomato and a spicy eggplant one and they were more oil based if you know what I mean? Then we had spiced eggplant cooked in tomato...More

Thank LongBlack1
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25 March 2015|
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Response from JudyFromCanberra | Reviewed this property |
Menus for the restaurant on Henley Beach Road are available on-line. Vegetarian and mean dishes, both. We have totally entirely enjoyed everything we've eaten there! Suggestion: Go with friends; order different dishes... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$13
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124b Henley Beach Rd, Torrensville, West Torrens, South Australia 5031, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  West Torrens  >  Torrensville
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8443 9001
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