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Zaffran Restaurant

Osterhaus' gate 13, Oslo 0183, Norway
+47 400 87 077
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good17%
  • Average29%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
26 Jun 2017
“The Persian restaurant, or mocking it”
31 May 2017
“it is not very good”
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Persian, Halal
$$ - $$$
Osterhaus' gate 13, Oslo 0183, Norway
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

The good thing about Zaffran is that it is a Persian restaurant. There are thousands of better Persian restaurants all over the World. But Zaffra is one and the only Persian restaurant in Oslo. It makes Zaffran, whith its cookery way far from real persian...More

Thank Alexey_1956_Kuzmin
Reviewed May 31, 2017

It is not very good Iranian food but acceptable. Atmosphere is friendly and cool, you can find ISTAK (Islamic type of beer- non alcohol) and hala food

1  Thank meisam m
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We have been ther 2-3 times. Sometimes we get very good meat. The last time it was average. Not too interesting cusine.

Thank Rune S
Reviewed September 12, 2016

We went there with a group of friends. We ordered well known items in the menu to share (Koobideh, Ghormeh sabzi, Gheimeh, Khoresh Bademjan, Kask Bademjan) but none of them tasted even close to a real Persian food. It seems they have their own recipe...More

Thank Behzad H
Reviewed August 18, 2016

We have just returned from holiday including 6 nights in Oslo and found this restaurant quite by accident. The ambience is excellent. The service was leisurely at the pace we wanted for a relaxing evening meal. The choice for my wife was very limited as...More

Thank Ken D
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

It has been many Persian restaurant in Oslo but this is absolutely the Best Beautifully Marina, new made, not old food like others, real taste of Perisa. It took 20 minutes but I don't like old food. I will wait for quality food. I recommend...More

Thank AynazElsai
Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the taste of Persian style marinated meat which was unique and really good. I recommend Barg and Chenje but not koobide that much.

Thank mohammadk208
Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I have tried Persian restaurants all over the world, and being half-Iranian myself, I'm well aware of what makes good and bad Persian food. Unfortunately this place has nothing going for it. The food was extremely bland, lacking in richness and flavour....More

Thank NorwichExpats
Reviewed July 30, 2015

Went in to have a quick dinner. Took ages before the waiter came over to take our order. After he did, he managed to forget what one of us ordered to drinks (just came with water - We were two people..... and the place was...More

Thank vTRAVELv
Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

I've been eating there many times and every single dish is perfect. Big portions, interesting flavors. 100% recommended!

Thank Anabananacopacabana
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  • Address: Osterhaus' gate 13, Oslo 0183, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Eastern Norway  >  Oslo
  • Phone Number: +47 400 87 077
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