Haft Khan Restaurant Complex
Haft Khan Restaurant Complex in Shiraz
Eating delicious food at an international restaurant that meets everyone’s taste is one of the best travel experiences. Especially in a country like Iran with its fantastic cuisine that is known worldwide.
In this blog, we introduce the best restaurant complex in Shiraz, which is one of the top restaurants in Iran according to travelers’ reviews. Passing the beautiful Quran Gate, a splendid building with unique architecture catches your eye. This edifice is Haft Khan Restaurant Complex with a 6000 square meters foundation including five restaurants and two coffee shops with beautiful decorations on five floors.
It s interesting to know that Haft Khan international Restaurant Complex has taken its name after “Shahnameh” the masterpiece of the great poet, Ferdowsi. Haftkhan that means “The Seven Labors of Rostam”, refers to seven successive stages that Rostam, the greatest hero of Shahnameh epic fulfilled to save and liberate his land. On the other hand, the Persian word “Khan” means a table of food.
Based on the travelers reviews, Haftkhan is one of the best restaurants in Iran; its foods are delicious; its staff are friendly and attendant and has a unique ambience. Also, it is a great place to see the fashionable locals.
Seven Sections of Haft Khan Restaurant
The names of the sections at Haftkhan International Restaurant are taken from Shahnameh’s seven stages. In addition, this restaurant complex offers more than 500 types of Iranian and international cuisine, drinks, and desserts. Restaurant sections are as follows:
First khan: Forood Traditional Restaurant
The first Khan is Forood Traditional Restaurant situated on the basement level that offers a variety of Iranian foods, drinks, and desserts. This restaurant has a unique atmosphere where you can enjoy live traditional music while eating your meal. Notably, the Persian word “Forood” means “going down”.
Second Khan: Sindokht Mediterranean Restaurant
The Second Khan is Sindokht Mediterranean Restaurant situated on the ground floor serving the breakfast buffet, a variety of Mediterranean and Persian food, desserts, and drinks.
The name of this part, “Sindokht”, means Phenix’s daughter.
Third Khan: Belian Fast Food
The third Khan is Belian Fast Food, named after the prophet Khidr. Located on the first floor, this section offers fried chicken, sandwiches, and pizza.
Fourth Khan: Zarrir coffee shop
The fourth Khan is Zarrir coffee shop. In this coffee shop that is located on the first floor, a variety of hot and cold drinks, milkshakes, mousses, ice creams, cakes, and desserts are served. It is interesting to know that the Persian word “Zarrir” means golden armor.
Fifth Khan: Nofel International Restaurant
The fifth Khan is Nofel International Restaurant whose name means bright and glittery. This restaurant is situated on the second floor and offers international and Persian cuisines. Interestingly, in Nofel Restaurant you can enjoy live piano music while eating your meal.
Sixth Khan: Gisia International Coffee Shop
The Sixth Khan is Gisia International Coffee Shop located on the second floor which serves hot & cold drinks, cakes and Italian pizzas. It is interesting to know that the Persian word “Gisia” means “Shine”.
Seventh Khan: Garsivaz Barbecue Restaurant
The Seventh Khan is Garsivaz Barbecue Restaurant situated on the rooftop of the Haft Khan Complex where you can enjoy a panorama view of Shiraz. In this restaurant, diverse types of kebabs, shawarma, and burgers are served. The Persian name “Garsivaz” means “stability”.
Haftkhan’s Nights is a Fastfood kiosk outside the main building and serves its customers during the night. You can buy takeaway pizza, sandwiches, different appetizers, and drinks from this kiosk.
Special Diet and Vegetarian Menu in Haft Khan Restaurant
Haft Khan Restaurant is very attentive to different tastes and diets. So, you can pick gluten-free dishes, kids’ food, and vegetarian and vegan-friendly foods in this restaurant. Particularly, there is a dedicated vegetarian menu offering different kinds of food, regarding the key elements of the vegetarian diet.
Accordingly, all groups of vegetarian and vegan guests can order from this menu that is served on all floors of Haftkhan complex. Besides, all foods served in this restaurant are Halal.
Baking Traditional Bread in Haft Khan Complex
In the Haft Khan complex, traditional bread is cooked in front of your eyes. So, you can enjoy your meal along with the lovely taste and aroma of fresh hot bread taken straight from the oven. Mainly, the fresh bread baked with cheese and herbs at the entrance of the restaurant is amazing.
Other Parts of Haft Khan Complex
If you wish to have a beautiful, memorable picture of your moments on this complex, you can go to Haft Khan Restaurant Atelier to record your memories. Besides, there is a handicraft shop on the basement floor where you can buy different Iranian souvenirs.
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