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Leila

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Verdun Main Street, Ain El Tine, Beirut, Lebanon
1 738 638
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Outdoor seating
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 69
    Excellent
  • 60
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
an all day choice

this café restaurant attracts all ages groups and has a nice ambiance. the food presentation is different and the taste is as good.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Garbo58
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Beirut, Lebanon
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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152 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Beirut, Lebanon
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

this café restaurant attracts all ages groups and has a nice ambiance. the food presentation is different and the taste is as good.

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beirut
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87 reviews 87 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I use to be a great Leila fans since the 1st branch opened back in 2008. Not anymore. Quality of food has dropped tremendously and service as well

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Beirut, Lebanon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

you can never go wrong at Leila. been a loyal customer for ages and between the service and the food I always leave with a happy face (unless of course it is crowded and do not get a table!!!). from the relaxing vibe. to the delicious kebe and their unbelievable deserts ... although no reservation is done but you can... More 

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Limassol, Cyprus
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I would recommend for anyone who wants to try traditional Lebaneese food, good service, delicious food, normal prices.

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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59 reviews 59 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Leila surely has that great, authentic Lebanese food. As a regular customer, I prefer the Mezza over the main courses. However, in general the food is good. On the other hand, the shisha is a must try at Leila while sitting on the terrace. Great atmosphere! And good service.

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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Very cozy. Prices are good for set menus and beverages included. The oud player sets the pace of the place. Great oldies played. If you are into trying out a lebanese themed night, this is the place to be

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Beirut, Lebanon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I had food there twice : once with a friend and once invited (did not want to go). Food is average. service average. Expensive for what you eat.

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Batroun, Lebanon
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I always enjoy going to Leila with wife and kids. We enjoy the food, presentation and taste. Recently the portions are less than before??? But this does not shadow the high quality of food.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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63 reviews 63 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Leila offers fair Lebanese cuisine and nicely decorated dishes, its menu is not that innovative versus the more traditional restaurants, however has a nice atmosphere and service is very good. Prices tend to be higher as it's located in one of the considered prestigious malls of the country.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The food is good The portions used to be bigger The chicken esmaliye is the tastiest............... Good for a quick lunch,

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Verdun Main Street, Ain El Tine, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: 1 738 638

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Lebanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?