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Walima - CLOSED

17 Irving Street | Leicester Square, London, England
+44 20 7839 3737
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 5, 2012
“Taste of Beriut”
May 16, 2012
“Worth popping in if nearby”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
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17 Irving Street | Leicester Square, London, England
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Reviewed June 5, 2012

This place hit the spot following a hetic day. Starters we had the chicken wings, cheese bourak and lebonese salad that was nice and spicy. Mains we had lamb swarma and the mixed kebab, the swarma was very tasty. Washed down with a couple of...More

1  Thank Shanghai_sam
Reviewed May 16, 2012

Had lunch at Walima before heading to the theatre on a Wednesday. Very quiet (and empty) so felt a booking was unnecessary. Very good service and quick, though this may be due to so few people there. Had a selection of starters (both hot and...More

1  Thank Acanda
Reviewed April 23, 2012

Great Lebanese food, nicely cooked and a good atmosphere

Thank ZoltanAa
Reviewed March 24, 2012

We were looking for somewhere to eat in central London and couldn't make our minds up. Most restaurants were chains and there were queues, we could not be bothered. I have never tried Lebanese food before, but love this type of cuisine, so we decided...More

1  Thank Bibi1209
Reviewed March 17, 2012

We were wandering around Leicester Square looking for somewhere to eat (as we always do) and there was a lady standing outside who said it was a free starter when we ordered a main course. Despite never having eaten Lebanese food we decided to give...More

Thank Kythe2
Reviewed January 22, 2012

I was almost tempted not to write up this restaurant and keep it all to myself such is the dearth of good restaurants in this area of London ( all bland chains)but my conscience got the better of me ! Went in at random prior...More

Thank redforpluck
Reviewed December 30, 2011

Me and my sister found this place randomly. The outside looked welcoming. Nice warm red colours. The service was lovely, served by beautiful middle eastern girls. The decor was nice and cosy and lightning just right, nice wooden oak tables, comfy chairs, very comfortable for...More

Thank Misuba
Reviewed December 18, 2011

When its time to hang up the "Fish and Chips" dinners, this is a great alternative. Sure, London is filled with diverse restaurants and Indian is certainly an option, but Lebanese food will surprise you and Walima, food-wise, is quite good. The selections were what...More

1  Thank gpb13
Reviewed November 27, 2011

I went on saturday for dinner with friends at Walima. The food was amazing ! We all loved it and it tasted great. Although it took a bit of time (not too long) but I guess its because it was a really busy saturday night...More

1  Thank Sarah H
Reviewed November 12, 2011

A colleague and I were looking for a restaurant to eat at in central London. The fact that my colleague would only eat Halal meat cut down on our choices somewhat. We noticed Walima in Irving Street and, having been informed that the meat was...More

Thank MalvolioCheshire
Nearby
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized
lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is
not just considered the heart of this bustling London
hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this
esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as
well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most
popular cultural attractions including the National
Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to
...More
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  • Address: 17 Irving Street | Leicester Square, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighborhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7839 3737
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