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Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets

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Al Garhoud | Al Hallab Building, Near Bank of Sharjah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 282 3388
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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are looking for Delicious Lebanese Food in Dubai, do try out Al Hallabi at Garhoud. Food is really delicious especially the grills and shawarma. Mezze was not bad either however was a bit dissappointed with Mohammara. It can get really busy during the weekends though. Do expect some delay in serving the food. We had to wait for... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We often dine at one of the Hallab restaurants whether its in the Mall of Emirates, Dubai Mall or Al Garhoud. I classify it as "comfort food" - tasty, plentiful in quantity and good value.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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295 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

service is really slow here but food is good and prices are average. they can do better with a faster service but you always have to have in mind that fresh food takes time to cook.

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks Ramy for the review, we really appreciate your feedback! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is absolutely amazing. I have been visiting it since I got to the UAE which is 10 years ago! Its a family tradition to go visit Al Hallab Garhoud every month! Best Lebanese food and amazing service!

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Thank Farah M
RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks Farah, we really appreciate your patronage! More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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200 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had iftar in Al Hallab MOE and we really enjoyed the food with variety of main courses , perfect Ouzi , big variety of salads and starters but fatayer were very dry , best selection of Arabic sweets and fresh fruit cuts , we prefer iftars in hotels a bit more easy , as layout of restaurant for buffet... More 

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks for the positive words! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It is one of the best places in Dubai for Lebanese cuisine. Yummylicious food, friendly staff and ambience makes it the best place to enjoy food.

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the positive review. More 

Nimes, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

IFTAR / This dinner was awesome, table was already prepared. We did not book but they manage to find a table for my 4 friends and me really quickly. The staff was helpful. Food was fresh! I would love to go again.

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks Thomas for taking the time to post a review. We hope to welcome you again real soon! More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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54 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

This is a good place to stop for lunch and/or dinner. The waiters are always very nice when I'm there. The restaurant have ample seating on both levels and good for large groups. The food is really tasty without having to wait long periods of time to be served your meals. I typically get the local fish Hammour (grilled or... More 

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to post a review, we really appreciate it! More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Its by-far one of the good Lebanese cuisine being served. Generous servings of Arabic food with an international mix. Great seating indoors at both levels, especially for large groups. Very famous restaurant in terms of tourist visiting. Service is quick & courteous.

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks for your review and we hope you visit us again real soon! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

The best thing about this place is serving fresh food all the time .. They have very tasty Lebanese food, a very nice place to have a good dinner or lunch. The place is neat and the waiters are highly qualified Hard for strollers to fit in since we had 3 toddlers me and my friends but the crew were... More 

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RashaMinDubai, Public Relations Manager at Al Hallab Restaurant & Sweets, responded to this review

Thanks Gaillan for the review, we hope you visit our other branches soon too! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Grill
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Garhoud | Al Hallab Building, Near Bank of Sharjah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 282 3388
Description
Al Hallab started out as a family business in 1881 in Tripoli, Lebanon and throughout generations evolved to be a renowned brand name in sweet manufacturing and retail. In 2002, Al Hallab Restaurants was founded in Dubai by Mr. Ghassan Hallab, a veteran in Lebanese cuisine and expert in the hospitality industry.Al Hallab Restaurants, headquartered in Dubai, is one of the leading brand names in Lebanese casual dining and events catering. Currently Al Hallab operates four full service Lebanese restaurants; three of which are Lebanese Grill specialty located at: Garhoud, The Dubai Mall, and Mall of the Emirates; and a new flagship Lebanese Fresh Seafood restaurant “Al Hallab BAB EL BAHR” located at MBR Boulevard, Downtown Dubai.

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