2105 E. N.C. 54, Durham.
Cuisine: Persian, American.
Rating: * 1/2
Prices: entrees average less than $10.
Atmosphere: brightly lit and lunchtime casual.
Service: friendly and enthusiastic.
Recommended: kashk-o-bademjan, jojeh kebab, baklava.
Open: breakfast and lunch Monday-Friday, dinner Thursday-Saturday.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express; beer and wine; smoke-free; vegetarian-friendly; kid-friendly.
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Zero stars: Poor.
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