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Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine

Paulay Ede Street 6, Budapest 1061, Hungary
+36 30 245 3393
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Paulay Ede Street 6, Budapest 1061, Hungary
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here on a Saturday night and squeezed in at the bar since they were booked full with reservations. We weren’t very hungry but enjoyed the hummus, falafel and mixed meat stuffed pita. Everything was delicious and authentic. The service was great and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Holly H
Vanessa E, Owner at Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much! We are happy you enjoyed it! Wish you all the best!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Three days in Budapest and this was by far the best food we had. We just pick a selection of warm and cold mezzes, and left with smiles, basking in the afterglow of quality cuisine. I am vegan, and had been seriously disappointed in the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank krumbull
Vanessa E, Owner at Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you so much for your kind words! This means a lot to us! We wish you all the best!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was avg and definitely not worth the premium they are charging at this establishment. My impression was that the only reason they are getting away with the exorbitant prices is simply by association of the area they are in. There are a few...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 606guillermor
Vanessa E, Owner at Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback. As you can see on our tripadvisor we are priced at $$-$$$. Whether we have Hungarian restaurants in vicinity does not matter as our focus is very different from them. We are grateful to any tourist visiting us, but we...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favourite places in Budapest! Cozy atmosphere, excellent Lebanese food and good service, great option for an evening with friends or as a couple. Friendly management. Book ahead because it's always busy. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dina O
Vanessa E, Owner at Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much, Dina! Your kind words are encouraging and for us! Wish you all the best and hope to see you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in Budapest for a long weekend, and looked for something unique. We lived in the ME for many many years, so when we saw 'authentic Lebanese', we thought we would test it out and compare with Lebanese Flower. We were amazed, this is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mark_in_uae2017
Vanessa E, Owner at Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Mark! We are glad we lived up to your high standards! You are welcome any time! Until then - we wish you all the best!

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This place was realy amazing The staff were very friendly and welcoming and the food was so fresh and tasty.... very well cooked with pride and love The place was full even so early in the week....

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank Jaymini P
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Very lively and vibrant place, simple decor, not intrusive and relaxing Service is fantastic, very welcoming and friendly staff, they accommodated is even without booking Food was delicious m, salads were seasoned well, meat dishes were tasty and tender ... all served very well Coffee...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Wolfman74
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

We love the food and the service we come back great salad and meet love the rice wearth the money nice place

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank alona144
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

The best Arabic food ever I tried! Thank you for a great service especially to Lebanese girl who was working there 👌☺️☺️☺️☺️ Best regards Sargis

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Sargis H
Reviewed October 21, 2018

The short version: › Food is delicious, lots of very different tastes. Portions are small, like oriental tapas. › Service was so poor, it was on the verge of a self-service restaurant › Destructive music - we were glad to leave the place as soon as we could....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tim A
Vanessa E, Owner at Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you for this extensive feedback! We will surely forward several comments to the team and hope to improve it. We also feel bad that you had to leave slightly hungry but yes definitely 10€ per person is less than what the average spending per...More

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Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Paulay Ede Street 6, Budapest 1061, Hungary
  • Location: Europe  >  Hungary  >  Central Hungary  >  Budapest
  • Phone Number: +36 30 245 3393
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Description
Leila's Authentic Lebanese Cuisine is the only place offering healthy & exciting tastes prepared by a real Lebanese chef in Budapest. We believe that every bite should be savored, every plate should be shared & every occasion should be cherished. We aim to make you enjoy your time in our cozy restaurant while we serve you with a smile - giving you the experience of being in Lebanon.
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