Cafe Parvaneh

863 Shady Lawn Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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Customer Reviews (13 reviews)

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on Citysearch Mar 07, 2010
The food here was decent and the price for the food was not too high. We will go back sometime probably. (more)


on Citysearch Sep 08, 2008
I have no experience at all with Persian food but I very much enjoyed my lunch here. The prices can be a little steep but the food and service are so good, it's easy to justify treating yourself. It was slow on the Tuesday I... (more)


on Citysearch May 13, 2008
Small menu yes, slow service (it's usually just the owner himself so cut them some slack!) and they do run out of food (I would recommend NEVER going there later than 7pm), but wonderful food that is consistently good... (more)


on Citysearch Feb 18, 2008
My husband and I floated in here one evening and were pleasantly suprised. He and I are both Ivy League Culinary School grads and consider ourselves "adventurous" eaters, we generally prefer places with character... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 28, 2007
This is a small family-run restaurant in Chapel Hill. A reviewer below criticized them for running out of food, but given this is a small family run operation, I can forgive that. I recommend going for lunch on the... (more)

Jenny P.

on Judys Book Apr 16, 2006
Cafe Parvaneh is a Persian restaurant that's a great place to take the family. The price ranges are a little high (entrees range from around ten to fifteen dollars). The food is authentic and tasty, but the portions... (more)


on Citysearch Dec 03, 2005
I'm a huge fan of this intimate Persian dining experience. My Persian friends turned me on to this mom-and-pop restaurant which provides simple but delicious Persian food. Expect waits on Friday and Saturday... (more)


on Citysearch Nov 09, 2005
We walked in to the restaurant at 8 pm last saturday night, and the owner said he ran out of food. What?? What kind of restaurant runs out of food on a saturday night? I hardly think we'll be going there again.... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 11, 2005
Fine preparation on some unusual dishes in a basic but accomodating and family-friendly atmosphere. Tasty and filling, and not too expensive. Good choice on the hit-or-miss Chapel Hill dining scene.... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 27, 2004
A delightful small-scale Persian resturant run by a wonderful family. The food is basic but delicious and always leaves me with a happy stomach. I've been to more extravagant Persian restaurants but Parvaneh's... (more)
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