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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, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 72
    Excellent
  • 64
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 3
    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
Lebanese food the way it should taste

With a history going back to the owner's childhood, the restaurant offers honest, homemade tasting food that meets international standards of qualify. The generous portions and the perfect seasoning may exceed you expectations, and the price will be much less than what you are used to in similar... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2015
Julio J
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English first
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

With a history going back to the owner's childhood, the restaurant offers honest, homemade tasting food that meets international standards of qualify. The generous portions and the perfect seasoning may exceed you expectations, and the price will be much less than what you are used to in similar houses.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Amazing food "lebanese style" ,there is no internet , since u have ur 3G it wont be an issue they are trying to keep it old beirut style , and a consistency when it comes to taste between all branches

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Its the best resturant i ate in it in Beirut. Food tastes amazing super. Try: batata belkosbara, wra' anb. Hookha is amazing and stays for long time. Place is designed perfectly. Nice hospitality and services. Manager him self comes to check on each table if they are happy of food. Price is reasonable for such perfect place

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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

great clean lebanese food with friendly atmosphere There is also a light option and lovely desserts options I always chose to go there when i have visitors in town

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Food: The food was not that bad neither that good. Service: Service was very bad. Servers do not come to check on you unless you really shout for somebody knowing that they were close to us. There were a lot of servers but they were chatting and not taking care of guests. In addition, you see servers gossiping about guests... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We went for a late breakfast to the Hamra outlet, arrived at around 11:15. The place was empty save for a couple of tables. So we sat on a couch in the corner of the outside covered seating area -in the sun- at 11:30 a waiter came and told us: I'm sorry but you have to move, we could sit... More 

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Beirut, Lebanon
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48 reviews 48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

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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93 reviews 93 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 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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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?