Sharzeh Traditional Restaurant
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Sharzeh Traditional Restaurant information
This place can be hard to find, but is worth the effort. Enter down an arcade off the western side of the small street leading from Zand Ave directly to the Masjed-e Vakil. The restaurant is in the basement of the arcade, accessed via stairs at the rear. It’s best for lunch, when bazaris (shopkeepers) and local businesspeople flock here to sample local dishes such as baghela mahicheh (rice with broad beans, mutton and dill) and kalam polo Shirazi (beef meatballs with herbs, leek and cabbage). There’s usually live music at both lunch and dinner.