Sofreh Khane Ayaran
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Sofreh Khane Ayaran information
This subterranean chaykhaneh (teahouse) makes an appealing escape from the fumes of Ferdosi Sq. There's a tea and waterpipe section and a restaurant area. The Iranian menu has some hard-to-find dishes and some that you might not expect in your standard Tehran basement, such as submissive, walrus and crow. We blame Google Translate. Eschew the overpriced end-of-meal tea..