Ehmad Dohla Mosque
Takieh Biglar Begi
The lesser known Takieh Biglar Begi houses a fairly cursory calligraphy museum, but is worth visiting for its dazzling mirror-tiled...
The once interesting area of older houses around the blue-domed, 20th-century Ashikhade Mosque has now been largely bulldozed, but some...
Combining the atmosphere of a teahouse with the calm elegance of an upmarket restaurant, Homa has embroidered tablecloths and blue-brick...
Modarres St · interesting places nearby
Chelokababi Tavakol information
This would be the backpacker meeting place, if there were any backpackers. Excellent-value Iranian food is served in an atmospheric once-grand old hammam that’s slightly gone-to-seed. Charming owner Ali Rahban looks somewhat like Dudley Moore, speaks good English and can rustle up eggplant delights for vegetarians. Head downstairs through white-framed doors with coloured-glass panels.