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28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
+44 20 7639 8007
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AMAZING service - were great about my awkward allergies!

Went in a big group for my friend's birthday where we were given the Snackistan menu (which changes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
Vegetarian Feast

I organised our work Christmas party at Persepolis and it was fantastic! The owner- Sally- was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
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Quirky Persian corner shop with in-store vegetarian cafe/restaurant
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“meze platter” (3 reviews)
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28-30 Peckham High Street, London SE15 5DT, England
+44 20 7639 8007
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in a big group for my friend's birthday where we were given the Snackistan menu (which changes every day). Unfortunately I am allergic to all nuts and pulses, which featured pretty heavily on the menu that day! Sally Butcher was incredible about it and...More

Thank hollywignall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I organised our work Christmas party at Persepolis and it was fantastic! The owner- Sally- was incredibly helpful. She promised us a vegetarian feast and she really delivered. The portions were large, tasty and inventive. Some of the more carnivorous staff members were skeptical about...More

Thank sgrant247
Reviewed 19 November 2017

The realm of Snakistan is entirely vegetarian – in fact, Sally Butcher’s latest book is called “Veggiestan,” which you could get signed and stamped with an entry visa – with vegan options but completely devoid of meat and fish. Considering that Persian cuisine is famously...More

Thank TheWorldDigested
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Well flavored Iranian / Persian style dishes all served with style. Lots of unique and subtle flavors. Juices and smoothies to accompany. Portions are satisfying and its very good value. The £20 meal in the evening is really fun with 5 or more people. Huge...More

Thank apisas
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Wonderful food and an absolutely amazing experience. I actually happened to meet Sally and Jamie on one of their rare days off away from Persepolis. Over a nice meal and a few drinks we talked about a number of different things including food, family, politics,...More

Thank I_Like_2_Eat_and_Run
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

The food and drinks are incredibly tasty and there are lots of delicious vegan options. The seating is tight so be prepared to be quite cosy with your neighbours, but the food is well worth the compromise.

Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This place has so much potential, BUT ..... Squashed while eating, so having to listen to other people's conversations. No elbow room and I'm not a large person. Having to move people while they are eating to get to our table. Having to ask to...More

2  Thank Nikkiserge
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Visited with my son & his friends for his birthday - what a banquet ! I've been a vegetarian for a very long time and have never eaten so well. There is something for everyone - we weren't all vegetarian but everyone gave more than...More

Thank Vegan-Deb
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Our party of 10 were looked after superbly. Plate of gorgeous food followed plate of gorgeous food. Both the food and the staff were all excellent. Cannot recommend highly enough. And Sally is a superstar. A memorable evening for all the right reasons.

Thank PB_1964
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly. Not fast. Worth waiting for. Loved it. Good value for money too. And it adjoins a shop where we could not avoid being tempted to pick up some good value spices.

Thank Richard W
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