Seyhoun Art Gallery
In its 4th decade as a sponsor of young Iranian contemporary artists, Seyhoun has regular exhibitions of painting, photography,...
The maze of bustling alleys and the bazaris (shopkeepers) that fill them make a fascinating, if somewhat daunting, place to explore....
Ali speaks English and knows Tehran (and much of its history) well. He and his air-conditioned Peugeot will cost you €70 a day depending...
Azadi Cinema Center
Burnt down in 1997, the classic Azadi has been rebuilt and its seven screens are the most watched in town.
Iranian Society of Vegetarians
Lonely Planet review
Reputed as Tehran’s best restaurant, Bistango’s air of sophistication and relatively adventurous international cuisine keep Tehranis coming. Service can be a little exclusive if you’re not in a suit, but the food is very good; think braised chicken on vegetable rice with an Egyptian cinnamon sauce. Deals are available at lunch.