Category: Irani café


Irani cafés are Iranian-style cafés in the Indian subcontinent. They were originally opened by Zoroastrian Irani immigrants to British India in the 20th century fleeing Islamic persecution in West Asia and Central Asia. Hyderabad, India boasts a number of Irani cafés, which are very popular for Irani chai (tea). In the 1950s, there were 350 Irani Read more…

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