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Restaurant Zafran

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Neighbourhood:
Inner Noerrebro
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Blagardsgade 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
+45 35 34 90 95
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09:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The very unpleasant way on behavior of the management make us not enjoying the food even though it was a good food! We were 8 friends and when we arrived they asked us to leave the baby pram outside, at the end when almost everyone left and we were just two tables staying, my italian friend asked to the waiter... More 

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Thank Aynaz P
Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They didn't allow a baby pram inside the place, although it was almost empty. My friend's 10 months old baby fall a sleep in her arms and she couldn't eat her dessert that we were waiting for 30 min. When she said she has to go since the baby is sleeping and tried to cancel the dessert which was still... More 

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Thank dimovski_niko
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3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really good, but the behavior by the manager was terrible. He was extremely rude and argumentative. During the desert he came to our desk and started arguing about his rule of not bringing baby pram inside, even at the end of the night when we were the only ones in the restaurant!! He said that you can... More 

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Thank Nowzar H
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The most disgusting meal my two friends and I have ever eaten. We tried three different dishes, they were all inedible (particularly the Zafran special) and we left the restaurant rather sick. To make matters worse, it's ridiculously overpriced.

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Thank Rebecca W
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

I've tried quite a few of their dishes, and I was very happy with all of them. From the starters, the soups and the traditional one are good, but very filling. The main dishes are delicious, nicely spiced, with tasty meat and good assortment on the plate. The spicy beef meal is veeery spicy (and not just by Scandinavian standards).... More 

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Thank Ada B
Copenhagen, Denmark
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Went there with an Iranian friend and tried their lamb with safran rice. The dessert was Iranian homemade dessert with nuts. Overall a great gastronomic experience...however the ambience didn't live up to my expectations - the restaurant is kind of dark and even though there was no smoke inside looked actually smokey. A must try for Persian food lovers. Quite... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

If you are in to Persian cuisine in Copenhagen, this is the place to go. However, having tried Persian restaurants in Paris, the dining experience in terms of the quality of food did not live up to the high prices of the dishes. The portions are huge though, so you feel bloated afterwards. The grilled meats, which the other members... More 

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Thank Exelcis
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

You need to have a Danish credit card to pay. Sorry not possible today in Europe. You need to accept all types of payments

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Thank francois g
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

The restaurant entrance is quite inconspicuous compared to the other restaurants in Blagardsgade. It is a family run business and the staff are cheerful and friendly. Meal for two, with dessert and drinks came to around DKK 650. Food quality and presentation was great, as were the portions. The biggest downside is that they accept only Danish cards and foreign... More 

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Thank Niladri M
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

The food nothing special, prize too high!! I took the aubergine as starter i don't recommend it, was a sauce with some pita bread that tasted just of burned garlic and some spices. The rest was normal but very expensive for the quality. They accept just danish card for payment! Service good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blagardsgade 9, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Location: Europe  >  Denmark  >  Zealand  >  Copenhagen>  > Inner Noerrebro
  • Neighbourhood: Inner Noerrebro
  • Phone Number: +45 35 34 90 95

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Inner Noerrebro

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Inner Noerrebro
Located just north of The Lakes, this neighbourhood is a melting pot of small quirky clothing stores, dozens of pizzerias and eateries of all types, a street almost entirely devoted to antiques, several microbreweries and even a couple of Michelin starred restaurants. Here you’ll also find Assistens Cemetery which is an ecclectic mix of tombstones as well as a recreational park and where you will find the tombstones of famous Danes, such as writer Hans Christian Anderson and physicist Niels Bohr. Inner Noerrebro is also home to one af the most popular theatres in Copenhagen, called Noerrebro Theatre. It shows both popular musicals and plays, as well as productions of a more experimental nature.
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