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A Very Grand Opening at Persepolis

Well there have been an awful lot of developments with our Snackistan cafe in the last few months. But the most important of the lot came with the grand (oh-so-very-grand) opening of our loo last Thursday. We were positively flushed with pride… (ahem). Regular visitors will know that it has actually been in use for…

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Pop-Up Snackistan @ Bookseller Crow on the Hill

Well this is exciting: we’re gonna be cooking at a palace. Well Crystal Palace. This counts, yes? The nice people at the Living Water Satisfies Community Cafe are going to let us take over their venue for one evening in November. This has all been brokered by the rather wonderful bookshop next door: Bookseller Crow…

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Pop-Up Persepolis News Flash: Friday 11th October, Peckham Rye

Well this is exciting: we’re gonna be cooking in a park. Well, on a rye. The nice people at the Cafe on the Rye are going to let us take over their venue for one evening in October. On Friday 11th October, we will be taking you on a voyage to Snackistan, a slightly East-of-centre,…

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Persepolis Dates for your Diary

Ramadan this year runs from around 9th July—9th August. In multi-cultural London, this information is probably more relevant to you than you realise. Our next pop-up Persepolis is on 10th July at Anderson & Co. On this occasion Mr. Shopkeeper is to do most of the work as we are hosting a Persian barbecue special.…

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Snackistan: Or How to Feed Your Pet Persian

Parrot food! Clockwise from top left: sunflower, pumpkin, melon, spiced melon, more sunflower, aghil OK – so you’ve got yourself a pet Persian. Boyfriend, wife, friend, colleague, whatever. And you want to know what to feed them. Yeah, well, yes, they probably do like Pret a Manger, spag bol and steak ‘n’ chips. And, yes,…

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