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Leib Resto ja Aed

Uus street 31 | Kuni, Tallinn 10111, Estonia
+3726119026
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Ranked #8 of 493 restaurants in Tallinn
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $22
Cuisines: European
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Hand-made bread, coupled with foods made from natural,local ingredients is a gastronomic delight. Add the city’s most stunning terrace and it’s soulful.We love simple, soulful food made from the finest,freshest ingredients. We don’t like pretentious food,stuffy service, or overpriced menus. Sometimes you just want a good meal. That’s why we created Leib: a restaurant where two guys crazy for food would want to eat themselves.We’ve both worked years in the restaurant business, and we felt the time was right to open our own place. (It helped our decision that we were offered the city’s best terrace.) We are true “food guys,” and one of us is always in the restaurant.
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Hand-made bread, coupled with foods made from natural,local ingredients is a gastronomic delight. Add the city’s most stunning terrace and it’s soulful.We love simple, soulful food made from the finest,freshest ingredients. We don’t like pretentious food,stuffy service, or overpriced menus. Sometimes you just want a good meal. That’s why we created Leib: a restaurant where two guys crazy for food would want to eat themselves.We’ve both worked years in the restaurant business, and we felt the time was right to open our own place. (It helped our decision that we were offered the city’s best terrace.) We are true “food guys,” and one of us is always in the restaurant.
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toronto
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 NEW

We stumbled upon this restaurant in a beautiful garden setting last night and were given a table outside. We were blown away by the quality and freshness of every dish. This restaurant offers the best in Estonian dining by combining traditional and modern cuisines into a sublime experience. It was so good, we went again tonight and tried different dishes--again,... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW via mobile

Turned up a group of 7 with no reservation and they found us a table. We had superb food and the best service. Food was outstanding and the matched wine a bonus. The strawberry and black pepper icecream delicious.

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Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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163 reviews 163 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
320 helpful votes 320 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 NEW

Leib was my favorite restaurant in Tallinn, and I can see why people still enjoy it, especially on their first visit and if they are not from or familiar with Tallinn (and in the summer, it anyway becomes a tourist place and thus weakens in quality). Setting is nice, garden is nice, indoor is nice. The semi-hipster atmosphere, the handmade... More

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LeibResto1, Manager at Leib Resto ja Aed, responded to this review

Dear user Aethelred, Thank you for finding time to give feedback from your past visit at our restaurant. I am sorry to hear you found our food not on the same level as you remember from your past visits. I am only sorry that you did nor inform me in the restaurant so I could have had chance to turn... More

Antwerp, Belgium
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I went there twice and cannot but agree with the positive elements in the previous reviews. Although the quail would be better served baked instead of grilled and be accompanied by a light sauce (why not, they are excellent with sauces). Setting (I preferred the garden; the balcony was a little cramped), service (the more than lovely waitress), the house... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We had our first and best meal at Leib. The restaurant was recommended to us by our host, and I am glad she did. It is situated just outside the wall in a delightful setting, however, not that easy to spot whilst passing by. The food is fresh and simple and full of character. Very friendly staff who made us... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The gardens and restaurant are fabulous. Disappointed that there was only one toilet, but this seems to be the norm in Tallin! The food was fabulous. The smoked trout soup was amazing, as was the steak. The service was faultless, although at times I did feel I was being sold to, never the less the waitress was lovely. Just one... More

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Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The moment we walked into the garden we were amazed how beautiful that place looked - green, fresh and lots of character - terrace + small ''balcony'' for the diners and you could over look chefs in the open kitchen which was bonus as well when sitting outside. They seated us upstairs to the ''balcony'' over looking the garden and... More

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Tallinn, Estonia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

All in all our experience was quite positive. The surroundings and interior are nice, the food was very good for it's price, especially considering the location, and the service was friendly and competent. There was a small mixup with our dessert drinks, but it was handled politely and didn't mar our experience. I particularly appreciated the restaurants approach toward children's... More

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tallinn
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Nice Garden, food is not very complexed but, ingredients are very fresh and taste is just delicious. ( I had the trout from the grill). Friendly service and waiting time was quite fast, if we take that restaurant was full. Thank You for a great meal, definitely will be back !

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We booked a table at this restaurant due to a recommendation from a family member and it was definitely well deserved. The young waitress was lovely and very knowledgeable about the food and the very extensive wine list. I had the trout soup to start and beef (ox?) liver for the main course and the chocolate dessert which were all... More

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