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Zurichstrasse 36, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
4107007
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Uncomplicated relaxed resturant with consistently good food

I've been here a number of times for lunch. The guys working there are friendly and professional. The menu is varied and has some interesting traditional Lebanese dishes that I haven't seen elsewhere. Food is always presented well, and the portion size is generous, especially if you're sharing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
David R
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

I've been here a number of times for lunch. The guys working there are friendly and professional. The menu is varied and has some interesting traditional Lebanese dishes that I haven't seen elsewhere. Food is always presented well, and the portion size is generous, especially if you're sharing with friends. Excellent grilled meats, and delicious hummus. The falafel is some... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

The food is so so delicious.. the salads, the main dish and everything else.. a very small cozy restaurant but worth it.. shawarma is a must try dish..

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

Too too costly and worthless. Traditional Arabic taste is not there.for sumptuous dinner it cost 50 euro per head. Not recommended for middle and upper middle class. Staff do not know the mosque which is near.

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1 Thank dragabh
Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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225 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I took my friends out for a treat to this restaurant...It was an amazing place where the owner / host gave us a very warm welcome... the food was very authentic and mouth watering.... Quantities are decent even though the pricing is a little on the higher side...halal place with no alcohol served in the premises ... you got ginger... More 

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1 Thank sMs_wanderer
Lausanne, Switzerland
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46 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014 via mobile

Went for dinner. The place is very small, so I suggest reserving a table, even though they don't speak english very much. We ordered mezzes for two people (half cold, half warm) and we were amazed by the quality of food. Quantity was OK, we ate the right amount and we were happy with it. There was strong smell in... More 

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Florida
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148 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

That is the sign that stopped us. We only found the real name of the restaurant when we asked for a business card upon leaving. We were looking for another restaurant but gave up the search as soon as we saw the sign - so excited. Very small place, we were lucky they could seat us. Obviously locally popular. We... More 

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1 Thank dayhikers
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This place offer the best Shawarma ever, and the falafel is extra ordinary too, it comes with good service and at an unbeatable price. The actual place is nothing special, rather small but the food is great.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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87 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Dishes at Tassnim are relatively simple yet tasty and very Close to what you would taste in Lebanon. The grilled meat is nothing Special, but the Mezzeh are really good. The sweets are also very good. Unfortunately, no alcohol is served at Tassnim, which does not seem to be an issue for many (especially if you drive and if want... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

A couple of restaurants selling kebab in the city but this is the only one with Halal sign on its entrance. Fortunately, the food was pretty good and reasonable. Nice ambience but very small place which only able to accommodate 20-25 customers at any time. So, make advance booking or come early for lunch & dinner. Accessible by bus with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2013

We had dinner here one evening after being turned away the previous night because they where booked out. So please make a booking. In Australia we are very lucky to have many good Lebanese/ Arab Restaurants and we love the mixed meat plate. Although menu was not in English owner spoke enough English for me to explain i would like... More 

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  • Address: Zurichstrasse 36, Lucerne 6004, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of Lucerne  >  Lucerne
  • Phone Number: 4107007

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