Semnan Province restaurants

Top Choice Iranian in Semnan

Cafe Sonati Tadaion

This charming family restaurant makes delightful use of a domed cellar room off the rear courtyard of the historic Tadayon House (in which you'll also find a gift shop, gemstone store and cultural office Semnan Mira…
Top Choice Iranian in Semnan

Zendegi

This upmarket restaurant occupies several small rooms and two open terraces in the fountain-centred Zendegi House, a 180-year-old miller/trader's mansion with a museum room of 20th-century oddments, a crystals shop …
Iranian in Garmsar

Dehnamak Caravanserai

An historic yet fair-value place to break the Tehran–Semnam journey, this sizeable Safavid-era caravanserai was built in 1570 but has been thoroughly restored around fountain pools with a semi-traditional restaurant…
Iranian in Semnan

Sofrakhane Kohamdezh

Fronted by a badgir (windtower), this late-Safavid house opened as an upmarket restaurant-teahouse in early 2017. Specialities include fish fillets, and shrimp served with fresh-baked tanour bread coloured with tume…
Iranian in Shahrud

Haft Khan Restaurant

Soothing semi-classical violin music and a long, stylised fireplace beckon diners into this suave yet understated mod-trad restaurant where fesenjan and kaskhe bademjan complement a range of fine kabab meals. It's 1…
Iranian in Shahrud

Sofrakhane Sonati Emarat

Good for kababs or a relaxed pot of tea (set per person IR40,000), this local couples' favourite has a series of pseudo-rustic rooms and larger takht-spaces set behind small decorative trees, as well as a fountain f…
Iranian in Damghan

Restoran Qajariyeh

If it were central this sofrekhane-style restaurant would be the obvious choice for kababs, tarchin (a layered lamb and rice dish) or a teahouse experience. Sadly it's out on a desolate highway side, 2.5km out of th…
Iranian in Semnan

Restaurant Sonati Mashahir

The facade looks bland, but inside the decor is a kitschy delight. Achaemenid figures lead down to a vaulted cavern, artificial grotto and circular dining area backed by mock-ancient portraiture in relief. On top of…
Fast Food in Damghan

Sorena

This spacious, two-level fast-food restaurant has a certain elegance despite the lime-green colour scheme. A menu in English covers Iranian pizza, basic salads, burgers, sandwiches and – most impressively – the Kent…