Saeed Coffee Shop
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Three floors of comparatively upmarket dining with Gilani options including torshe tareh, a citrusy dish of local sorrel and egg.
Azadi Blvd · interesting places nearby
Saeed Coffee Shop information
Gently stylish cafe, south of the centre, serving good strong espressos. There’s a billiard hall and decent pizzeria in the same block.