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#252 of 16,783 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Menu

SET MENU'S‎
Moroccan Set Menu
Harrisa Soup, Olives, marinated in Moroccan spices, beetroot Salad, Zaalouka, followed by a tagine & fresh mint tea 18.50pp
Lebanese Set Menu
Soup of your choice, humus, moutabal, falafel, cheese roll, taouk, kafta main course sharing platter, followed by fresh mint tea or Lebanese coffee 19.50pp
NIBBLES‎
Olives
Mediterranean olives marinated in our spices.
2.50
Leila fried Bread & Zaatar
Lebanese fried bread topped with zaatar, sumac, lemon juice and olive oil.
2.00
DIPS‎
Moroccan Dip Tasting Platter (for 2 people)
Beetroot salad, taktouka,  zaalouk, olives, couscous salad
11.95
Lebanese Dip Tasting Platter (for 2 people)
Humus,, moutabal, tabouleh, kabis, spiced olives & mousakaa.
11.95
SOUP‎
Chicken Soup
Chicken cooked with vermicelli.
3.50
Harira Soup
Traditional moroccan vegetable soup with saffron, lentils, vermicelli, coriander & chickpeas.
3.50
COLD STARTERS‎
Hummous
Pureed chick peas with sesame oil &  lemon juice.
3.95
Baba Ghanouj
Baked aubergine with sesame oil & lemon juice.
4.25
Kabis
Mixed selection of moroccan & lebanese pickles.
2.95
Warak Inab
Vine leaves stuffed with rice, tomatoes, onions, parsley & tomatoes.
3.85
Mousaka'a Batinjan
Baked aubergine with chick peas, spices, onions & tomatoes.
3.85
Taktouka
Puree roasted tomatoes and peppers.
4.25
Zaalouk
Eggplant slowly simmered in oil. Special spices, tomato garlic, served cold.
4.25
MEZZA SALADS‎
Fatoush
Mixed fresh salad with herbs and toasted Lebanese bread.
4.25
Moroccan Salad
Beetroot Salad with onions, herbs and spices.
3.95
Tabouleh
Parsley salad with crushed wheat, tomatoes, mint, onion, lemon juice, and olive oil.
4.25
Couscous Salad
Homemade couscous, peppers, parsley and lettuce.
4.25
HOT STARTERS‎
Falafel
Mixture of ground chick peas, broad beans & spices (fried).
3.95
Pastilla Djaj
Traditional moroccan chicken filo pastry pie, roasted almond & saffron.
4.25
Fatayer
Pastry stuffed with spinach, onions, & pomegranate molasses.
3.95
Kibbeh Maklieh
Crushed wheat paste stuffed with minced lamb & onions.
4.50
Cheese Roll
Lebanese Feta Cheese rolled inside thin pastry.
3.95
Brewat Leila
Prawn stuffed pastry with vegetables.
4.75
Batata Darna
Potato cubes sauteed with coriander & garlic, topped with fried vegetable.
3.95
Halloumi Grilled
Grilled‎ halloumi chunks served with cucumber slices.
4.25
Sojok
Home-made spicy sausages, tomatoes & parsley.
4.25
Sauda Djaj
Chicken liver cooked in a pomegranate molasses & garlic sauce.
4.25
VEGETARIAN MAINS‎
Mousaka'a Batinjan
Baked aubergine with chick peas, spices, onions and tomatoes served with rice.
9.50
Coucous Darna
Roasted Mediterranean vegetables served with organic couscous.
9.50
TAGINES  SERVED WITH A SIDE OF COUSCOUS‎
Tagine bil D'jej
Chicken,‎ onion, coriander and ginger, saffron potatoes, carrots & green olives.
11.75
Tagine bil Lahme
Tender‎ lamb wit prunes, roasted almonds, and caramelised onions.
13.50
Kafta Tagine
Minced‎ lamb balls cooked in a tomato sauce.
12.50
Fish Tagine
Sea bass fillet cooked in a sauce of preserved lemon, spices & herbs.
13.50
GRILLS       ALL GRILLS SERVED WITH VERMICELLI RICE OR CHIPS, HARRISA AND GARLIC SAUCE‎
Kafta Lahem
Minced lamb, onions & parsley grilled on skewers.
12.95
Taouk
Boneless chicken meat cubes, marinated in garlic, lemon juice & olive oil, grilled on skewers.
11.95
Mix Mashawi
Chicken & lamb, marinated in vinegar, spices, onions & grilled.
13.95
Lamb Meshwi
Lamb cubes marinated & grilled.
12.95
Sea bass fillet
Moroccan spiced sea bass fillet sauteed in olive oil & lemon.
14.95
Lamb Shawarma
Lamb marinated in vinegar, spices & onions.
13.75
Chicken Shawarma
Chicken, marinated in vinegar, spices & onions.
11.75
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Lebanese, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is good. We had a table at the front, surrounded by windows with view of the street. The decor inside was ok, although the heater was rather noisy. As I am celiac and can't eat gluten, we were told beforehand that there would...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank edwardt797
238leilae, Manager at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Edwardt797, Thanks for the review and apologies for the delay in responding. Nearly all of our dishes on our menu are gluten-free and we did notify you of this. We further accommodated you with plain rice which we made specifically for you, Fatoush salad...More

Reviewed December 4, 2019

Afternoon tea at Leilas was delightful. We sat outside in the covered conservatory area. The wraps and savoury treats were yummy, the scones had a middle eastern treat and the Baklava was divine. We also had 2x portions of halloumi which was honestly some of...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 164eleanord
238leilae, Manager at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 164eleanord, WOW! Such wonderful compliments you have given us. We are delighted and happy the Afternoon Tea impressed you above expectation. Everything in the Afternoon Tea is flavoursome and reminiscent of flavours of Morocco. It pleases us when we read reviews like this one...More

Reviewed December 2, 2019

My wife had a full days work in Ealing so having researched I thought this would be a good option for dinner once I picked her up. Unfortunately, I have more negative comments than positive for this visit. I suppose I was psyching myself for...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 126grahamw
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 126grahamw, Thanks for leaving a review albeit on the negative side. We are sorry to learn your dining experience with us on this occasion was not as you had expected, it seems we have dropped the ball and we will be looking into what...More

Reviewed November 19, 2019 via mobile

This place is local to me and I’m already planning to visit again at the weekend. The food is very tasty, very reasonably priced and the service is good. Lovely atmosphere too, really relaxed. Feel lucky to have it on my doorstep!More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank hannah917
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2019

Dear Hannah917, Thanks for the review you have left us. Delighted you were impressed and we are happy being on your doorstep means you can dine with us on a regular basis. Our tam work tirelessly to ensure all diners have the best middle eastern...More

Reviewed October 28, 2019

We visited last week and were super excited about our Middle Eastern food experience- Leila did not disappoint! We were served by Amir who was very friendly and gave us brilliant suggestions as we were not sure what to pick from the menu! The Mezze...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Serenlty
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2019

Serenity, Thanks for the review you have left us. We are thrilled your dining experience at Leila was amazing. It pleases us when we read reviews such as yours as it tells us we are doing everything right. We have passed on your compliments and...More

Reviewed October 15, 2019

Plenty of delicious food. Wraps and chicken in Filo pastry for the savoury tier, scones and homemade cakes and brownies. Amir was very friendly and helpful. Made to feel very welcome. Would definitely go again in the evening for dinner.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Siobhan B
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2019

Siobhan, Thanks for leaving us a review. We are delighted you enjoyed the Moroccan Afternoon Tea. Our Afternoon Tea is becoming very popular and all diners are enjoying it thoroughly. We have shown the review to Amir so he can get the credit he deserves....More

Reviewed September 22, 2019

We had an incredibly positive experience with Leila catering, both in terms of the food, the service, and their constant attentiveness during the months leading up to our wedding. We had contacted several caterers at the beginning but we found Raef at Leila to be...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank shendani_y
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2019

Dear shendani_y, WOW! What a beautiful review you have written for us. It was truly our pleasure to cater for your wedding. We appreciate this is such an important day for people so we will always ensure from the catering side and hospitality side that...More

Reviewed September 18, 2019

The restaurant has an interesting decoration which looks like a shrine to some catering gods! The music was some sort of Turkish pop/hip hop; I rather liked it but the girlfriend was not too impressed. I found the waiting staff to be good mannered and...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank David T
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2019

David T, Thanks for the review. We are delighted you enjoyed your dining experience with us. We have noted your comments and we hope to welcome you again soon. We are now taking bookings for Christmas, please check our Facebook page for further updates. Thanks...More

Reviewed September 9, 2019

Tabbouleh was tasteless and dry. It was mainly parsley with a sprinkle of tomatoes. Not enough tomatoes, no oil or lemon. The Kafta kebab were aweful that we couldn’t eaten them. Definitely not Lebanese kafta kebab. We ordered 4 mains but only got 2 while...More

Date of visit: September 2019
1  Thank 609leeza
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2019

609leeza, Thanks for the review albeit negative. As we recall your husband contacted us via Facebook advising he wished to come down. On the day you came, a message was received form Eddie advising he and family were in the restaurant. Unfortunately Raef, the owner...More

Reviewed September 4, 2019

I hired Leila catering service for a henna party I was hosting. The service was fantastic, the catering service were very efficient, polite to guests and accommodated for our needs. They left the kitchen area of the hall very tidy. I liaised with Raef both...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank nav U
238leilae, Owner at Leila Moroccan and Lebanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 18, 2019

Dear Nav U, We are delighted you were impressed with the catering and service at your event. We are delighted everything exceeded your expectations. We will liase with you from start to end to ensure your event goes smoothly and all your guests are happy....More

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