Bandar `Abbas Restaurants
1. Ghadir, Aivaziha Bazaar 23664.
2. Ghodss, Imam Khomeini Blvd 259700. Homa Hotel has the city's smartest restaurant.
3. Iran, Imam Khomeini Ave, Bazaar-e Ruz 23833.
4. Ladan Ice Cream Shop on the northwest side of Vali-Asr Square caters to the visitor's need for ice cream, faludeh, milkshakes, coffee or tea.
5. Saiiad, on the north side of Imam Khomeini Ave, 400 meters east of Imam Khomeini S2284 I. Here you can have chela meigu (battered prawns or shrimps with boiled rice) and good chelo kabab.
6. Salamat, Bargh Square 22408.
7. Shahrzad (not marked in English), on Vali-Asr Square, serves good chelo kabab.
Bandar `Abbas Transportation
Because of taxi shortage in Bandar-e Abbas, we recommend you to use telephone taxis, particularly the 24-hour service at Homa Hotel
To get a train ticket to Tehran, etc, contact Bala Parvaz Travel Agency on Imam Khomeini St, near Abuzar Square. Tel: 29881.
Near the airport to the east of town, but you can book in the booking offices of a couple of bus companies in town. To get to the bus terminal you may need to take two shared taxis: one to the turn-off to the bus terminal (i.e. on the corner of Imam Khomeini and Gholami Sts), and another to the bus terminal itself. There are buses from Bandar-e Abbas to nearly all major towns and provincial centers.
Bandar `Abbas Favorites
Favorite thing: 1. Omm-e Leila Hospital, Nayband-e Shomali 27172.
2. Shahid Mohammadi Hospital, Jomhuri-e Eslami Blvd 31001-5.
Favorite thing: DRUG STORE (24-HOUR):
I. Sina, Shari'ati Street 22119.
2. Helal Ahmar, Imam Khomeini Ave 25655.
3. Razi, Shahid Beheshti Street 26461.
Favorite thing: 1. Bank Melli Iran, on the southwest of Vali-Asr Square.
2. Bluki Exchange Office, Imam Mussa Sadr Street 26169,23512.
3. Chah Tussi Exchange Office, Guriha Alley 25551.
4. Hormozgan Exchange Office, Bluki Square 25684.
5. Kar Saz Exchange Office, No 1919 Bluki Square 25534.
6. Khatib Exchange Office, Delgosha Street 23169.
7. Morvarid Exchange Office, Ahmadi Shopping Center 27446.
8. Sa'id Exchange Office, Imam Khomeini Ave, Bluki Square 26984.
9. Savan Exchange Office, Mohammadi Ruhi Shopping Center 27148.
10.Yadgar Far Exchange Office, Ahmadi Shopping Center 23762, 25248.