Starters

   
Salad Shirazi

Finely chopped tomatoes, cucumber, onion and fresh mint

£4.50

Zeytun parvardeh

Marinated olives with walnuts and sweet pomegranate seeds

£4.50

Hommos

Homemade chickpea dip with garlic and tahini

£3.95

Mast-o khiar

Minty yoghurt dip with garlic and cucumber

£3.95

Mast-o moosir

Yoghurt dip with wild garlic

£3.95

Mirza Ghasemi (warm)

Aubergine and egg dip with freshly chopped tomatoes

£4.90

Kashk-e bademjan (warm)

Minty aubergine dip with garlic and Kashk (strained yoghurt)

£4.90

Mazeh platter

Choose any three starter dips – perfect for two to share

£9.50

Extra bread

£1.30

Main courses

 

Ghormeh sabzi

Slow-cooked lamb in a green herb & red kidney bean stew, balancing fresh fenugreek & coriander with punchy dried lime. Served with steamed saffron rice

£11.50

Gheymeh

Tender lamb stew, with yellow split peas and juicy, grilled cherry tomatoes. Served with steamed saffron rice and decorated with crispy, homemade mini-chips

£11.50

Zereshk polo ba morgh

A quarter of succulent pan-seared chicken, stewed in a fragrant tomato and saffron sauce. Served on a bed of rice, topped with barberries, chopped pistachios & almonds

£11.50

Sabzi polo ba mahi

Pan-fried fillet of tilapia fish, with Kookootoo’s signature Caspian yogurt and dill sauce, and spicy Bandari sauce. Served with green herb rice

£11.50

Yatimcheh (v)

Tomato and aubergine stew, with cinnamon and saffron. Served with a choice of steamed saffron or green herb rice

£8.90

Dahl (v)

Red lentil dahl adopted into Persian cuisine with a refined blend of spices, served with a choice of steamed saffron or green herb rice

£8.50

KEBABS
The finest cuts of fresh halal meat, marinated & grilled until juicy & tenderAll served with grilled tomato & classic steamed saffron rice

 

Chenjeh Kebab

Tender fillet of lamb pieces, marinated in saffron and olive oil
and quickly grilled to preserve the juices

£13.50

Kebabe Kubideh

2 skewers of our traditional lamb mince, authentically prepared and seasoned
Add an extra skewer for £3.50

£8.90

Kebabe Bakhtiari

A skewer mixed fillet of lamb & chicken breast pieces

£12.50

Jujeh Kebab

Juicy chicken pieces marinated & basted with saffron & lemon
Add an extra skewer for £4.50

£10.50

Halloumi kebab (v)

Marinated Halloumi, skewered with grilled vegetables. Served with a choice of steamed saffron rice
or green herb rice.
Add an extra skewer for £3.00

£9.90

Mixed kebab platter (for two to share)

A mixed kebab with two skewers kubideh, one Bakhtiari and one bargh, served with grilled tomatoes, Shirazi salad and two homemade dips

£34.50

EXTRAS

 

Bread

Our freshly baked soft & crispy tafton bread

£1.30

Rice

Steamed saffron rice or green herb rice

£2.50

Moh’s Signature Dishes
All dishes are created by Kookootoo’s qualified chef-owner Moh Narimani who has a special talent for balancing flavours & textures in the authentic recipes of the Persian cuisine.
 

Fesenjan

Tender chicken pieces in a delicate sauce of saffron, walnut & pomegranate

£11.90

Baghali polo ba mahiche

Filling lamb shank, slow-cooked with tomato, carrot & celery, served with fragrant dill broadbean rice

 £13.90

Kebabe bargh

Tender lamb back fillet infused with saffron & aromatic Persian spices grilled to perfection

£14.50

Ghalieh mahi

Panfried tilapia in a delicate tangy sauce of green herbs, tamarind & chilli

£11.90

Vegan feast

A colourful platter of 2 stews of the chef’s choice and red lentil dahl served with 2 special rice dishes

£12.50

A selection of homemade treats & authentic Persian flavours

 

Persian Cheesecake

Gluten-free cheesecake served with a seasonal fruit coulis & dried rose petals

£4.75

Bastani

Three scoops of deluxe Persian-inspired ice cream

Choice of flavours: Saffron & pistachio, Mango (sorbet), Vanilla

£4.75

Baghlava

Persian pastries with pistachio, organic agave, rose-water & cardamom

£4.75

Chocolate brownie

Rich chocolate brownie, served warm with caramel & ice cream

£4.75

Ab havij bastani

Carrot juice & a scoop of rich vanilla ice cream

£3.75

Add an extra scoop of ice cream

£1.25
 

Hot Drinks
Espresso
Americano/Latte
Cappuccino
Hot chocolate
  £1.95
£2.50
£2.95
£2.50
     
Persian tea

Fragrant loose Persian tea with cardamom, served in traditional small glasses with special Persian sugars and palm dates

Tea (including herbal teas)
Regular pot for 1
Large pot for 2-4 persons
  £1.95
£3.00
£4.50
Fresh mint tea

Infusion of fresh mint leaves with honey & palm dates

  £2.50
Herbal infusions

Camomile, lemon & ginger, peppermint, fruit teas

  £1.95
Persian doogh                                                   

Homemade sparkling yoghurt drink with dried mint          

Glass                                                                                        

Large bottle

   

 

£2.00

£5.00

Fresh Juice  
Fresh orange or carrot juice
Fresh orange and carrot juice
Fresh orange juice with pomegranate juice
Jug of juice (at least 4 glasses)
£3.00
£3.50
£3.50
£8.50
Sparkling drinks

Luscombe Sicilian lemonade, elderflower, ginger beer 

Bottle of coca cola (regular/diet)

 

£2.75

£2.00

Water  
Large bottle
Small bottle
£3.50
£1.60

House wines

 Small Glass (125ml)  Large Glass (250ml) Bottle
Condo pinel – Spain (white/red)

Brise de France (rose/merlot)

2.70 4.25 14.90
Specialist wines (by the bottle)        

Vanessa (organic red wine – Spain)

    £19.50

Prosecco (sparkling wine-Italy)

    £17.50

Bordeaux (Classic red wine – France)

    £22.50

 

     
Beer & Cider      
Cider
Stella Artois
Corona
K1 – Persian sugar free beer
    £2.85
£2.70
£2.90
£2.90