845 4th Ave , San Diego, 92101

Our “Award-Winning” Chefs celebrate the traditions of Persian Cuisine at their namesake, restaurant Bandar. Elegance is accompanied with fresh prime Steaks, World Famous Chicken, Seafood, Vegetarian, and classic Persian Specialties. Our food is Organic, Naturally Gluten Free and Charbroiled to Perfection. We use the Freshest ingredients with no artificial additives. Bandar is also the proud recipient of many awards since 1996. Rated excellent by Zagat Survey, Awarded Best Service and voted as the Best Persian Restaurant by San Diego Magazine, Gaslamp Lighter Award, Open Table, Home & Garden, Reader’s Choice, and many more. Bandar is conveniently located downtown in the Gaslamp Quarter just blocks from the Convention Center.


What the Critics Have to Say:

If I had to choose only one restaurant in town in which to eat at every night this might be the one. -Eleanor Widmer

Bandar a taste of Persian Perfection. -Robin Kleven-Union Tribune

Recognized as one of the area’s Top Restaurants rated excellent. -Zagat Survey

Bandar is a winner no doubt about it. -W. Douglas Verkaaik-SD Union Tribune

The best chicken I have had all year long was at Bandar. -Stephen Silverman-KPBS Radio