About Persepolis

Persepolis is a Persian delicatessen stocking a wide range of foodstuffs and handicrafts.

Inside you can browse an amazing array of Iranian specialities, including pastries and sweets, tinned goods, all sorts of spices, an amazing variety of tea, plus different yoghurts and cheeses. They also sell different homewares from china and rugs to hookahs and books. Owner Sally Butcher also runs a deli counter with different fresh, exotic dishes available each day.

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Venue Details & Map

28-30 Peckham High Street
SE15 5DP
+44 (0)20 7639 8007
Public transport:
Peckham Rye, National Railway
Book a taxi on +44 (0)844 556 0706 or with London's biggest car service app

Yelp Reviews

4 out of 5 based on 5 reviews

Top 5 reviews of Persepolis

4.0 out of 5 15 August 2014
by Nicola L.

I phone and get stuff mailed out to me from this wonderful shop. I once had an amazing friend from Iran who had the most beautiful complexion. When she came back from visiting her folks back in Tehran, she brought me back some 'dry soap' called sefidab. It's like white balls of chalk and you break wee bits off it and rub it on to your wet face. It's the best exfoliating product I've ever used....more

4.0 out of 5 25 July 2014
by Alyssa B.

This is a grocery store, not restaurant. The Persian pastries lined up on the counter are beautiful but a bit stale - my hungover self devoured them nonetheless. Stop in if you're walking by.more

5.0 out of 5 30 August 2013
by Garbielmatthews

Lovely shop with a lot to look at. Everything is ordered nicely and I could go around for hours to browse the goods.more

5.0 out of 5 2 September 2009
by warriorgrrl

I could browse through this magical shop for hours! There are just so many interesting things to look at, laid out invitingly across two rooms and including all sorts of dry goods, tinned dishes and other goodies like jars of giant olives, fruit tobacco, interesting cheeses, ornate backgammon sets and much, much more.

Owner Sally Butcher is really friendly and happy to help with any...more

5.0 out of 5 6 March 2009
by camden_amanda

For Middle Eastern fetishists, Persepolis is a must-visit shop. Although really more specifically an Iranian specialty stop, it's still the place to find delicacies from the region. Lots of fresh tasty pastries and sweets with rotating availability, all sorts of spices, an amazing variety of tea, plus different yoghurts and cheeses to far surpass any ethnic corner shop. They also sell...more

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