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The Black Lion Restaurant

Z. Kvlividze 28 | Oqros ubani/Vorontsovi District, Tbilisi 0114, Georgia
+995 322 96 09 56
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Eastern European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Z. Kvlividze 28 | Oqros ubani/Vorontsovi District, Tbilisi 0114, Georgia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

we drove by twice, before we found the restaurant. It is an old house in an old street in an old part of Georgias capital city. The garden is beautiful (although not in use, since it was freezing outside) Inside a warm nostalgic atmosphere and...More

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Possibly the best restaurant in town. Biodynamic products from the countryside. It’s very very expensive but all that you eat is delicious and bio. Consider about 200€ per person with a bottle of wine.More

Thank sciopina
merikog, General Manager at The Black Lion Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi there, Unfortunately we are not recognising the description of our restaurant - the food doesn't look familiar. Neither do prices. Looks like you went to another amazing restaurant, but not the 'black lion'. The space we left 1 year ago for our new location....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small, cozy and comfortable restaurant with nice and Careful staff and delicious food <3 Interesting mix of traditional Georgian cousine and some modern trends... Highly recommended place to relax, eat well and communicate with friends with a glass of Georgian tasty wine;

Thank Nino A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So far that my best service experience in all Georgian restaurant I've tried! The waiter/waitress are fully comfortable with the guestin both English and Russian. They keep suggesting dishes and also interacting with the guests. Food is lovely and tasty. The garden has great cozy...More

Thank GliwiceOP
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

We went at Shavi Lomi ( Black Lion) under the advice of our hostel. Definitely a good choice. The restaurant is situated in an old-brick house with vaults and it has a really nice and well finished garden. The menu offers typical dishes sometimes variated...More

Thank Giulia G
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Really best memories on Amagleba street, never been here, but sure not the less, cozy atmosphere, recommended

Thank Acho K
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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

amazing! as simple as it sounds! unique dishes of Georgian food. every dish is outstanding. we will be there again for sure!

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Reviewed October 21, 2017

There are many places with excellent food in Georgia, Tbilisi in particular. That is not hard as this is one of the most varied and tastiest cuisines in the world. But this restaurant beats all expectations. The variety of the vegetarian dishes and salads, the...More

1  Thank MariusDrag
Reviewed October 13, 2017

I used to like the old Shavi Lomi when they opened back in 2011. Came back to Tbilisi now only to discover that the new one is way better. Great ambiance, amazing food, excellent outdoor area, lovely staff. Ate with friends, full table, plenty of...More

Thank Sapsopan
Reviewed October 12, 2017

I visited all the reccomended restaurants in Tblisi (including a visit to Hard Rock Cafe ) and left this until the last day . Without question it was the best experience of my whole trip . From the adventure of finding the place , to...More

Thank Clive C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Z. Kvlividze 28 | Oqros ubani/Vorontsovi District, Tbilisi 0114, Georgia
  • Location: Europe  >  Georgia  >  Tbilisi
  • Phone Number: +995 322 96 09 56
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