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Neighbourhood: Kitsilano
2272 West 4th Ave.


Monday to Friday:
12-9pm (Lunch 12-4pm, Dinner 4-9pm)

Saturday & Sunday:
11am-9pm (Brunch 11am-4pm, Dinner 4-9pm)


  • Crispy Saffron Rice
  • Delara Sourdough Flatbread
  • Bardia
  • Delara Restaurant Proposed Entrance and Bar Design
  • Mushroom and Saffron Stew
  • Persian Breakfast

The People

Chef/Owner: Bardia Ilbeiggi
General Manager: Melanie Gravel

About Delara

Delara restaurant is a Persian restaurant opening in the Kitsilano neighbourhood of Vancouver in summer 2021. The cuisine is inspired by the humble cooking of Iran while focusing on modern cooking techniques and respecting the seasonality of ingredients. Delara will be open for weekday lunch, weekend brunch and dinner every night.