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Zengi Restaurant.

44 Commercial Street, London E1 6LT, England
+44 20 7426 0700
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chicken shish” (10 reviews)
“tabbouleh” (7 reviews)
“mixed grill” (10 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
44 Commercial Street, London E1 6LT, England
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1 - 10 of 178 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After finishing up late with a tour in the area, we were starving!!. We came upon Zengi, and was not disappointed. The staff were attentive and friendly, the food fresh, and tasty. Nicely decorated and clean.A winner all around.

1  Thank Rita P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

£3,75 pounds for an apple tea from a tea bag! I could have bought 120 tea packet from Boots for less!!! I won't even comment on the bland tasteless trash that is considered food. And the nerve to add an automatic service charge to my...More

Thank Robert7567NYCBER
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This if my personal review as Mrs said she really liked it but for me my tagine was very bland and mediocre just rice lamb which was very tender and one vegetable. I asked before I ordered if it came with the traditional tagine vegetables,...More

Thank misbah a
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant for a family meal and was very impressed. The staff were attentive, and there was a good ambient atmosphere and stylish interior decoration. The food was delicious with a large variety to cater for everyone. We particularly like the yalla...More

1  Thank Eric N
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Zengi is a delight to eat at. It is not over priced, as many of the restaurants in this area are, the food is fresh and delicious whilst the service is excellent. You can eat in or, if you are lucky, get one of the...More

2  Thank James B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We ate here our last night in London. We were exhausted from walking all day so just a few minute walk from our hotel. The staff was wonderful. The owner came out and chatted with the two of us. Everything we ate was over the...More

2  Thank TDHArizona
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Went for a lunch party, fantastic food and accommodating for the large group. Great variety of food and will aim to be back one day! Thank you

2  Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We were a group of 7 wanting to enjoying a meal and catch up. The food was amazing we had a selection of starters for the table and would have liked to enjoy more of them before going onto the mains but the waiter was...More

Thank beccyox
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Among the plethora of restaurants in the increasingly fashionable Spittalfields Quarter, Zengi is a real find. Smallish, intimate and very friendly, and the food is really great. WE sampled a mixed Mezze of starters; tabouleh, stuffed vegetables , Kofta and various salads...all so fresh and...More

1  Thank Harlequin71
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

After visiting 3 recommended restaurant in the area who all said we had to wait 2 hours (yes, I realize it was a Friday night in London), some colleagues and I who are from out of town figured we'd have to settle for mediocrity. This...More

1  Thank sk4669
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BrianDavies
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Response from Goldeneye64 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, how about checking out their website for a menu?
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alaingogarty
26 July 2016|
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Response from TheFoodLover2015 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it, but you can always call and ask. they did have a good wine selection
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Commercial Street, London E1 6LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Whitechapel
  • Neighbourhood: Whitechapel
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7426 0700
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Description
A cosy hideaway in Shoreditch, fusing eclectic flavours from across the Middle East with unique dishes brought to you from our Arabian kitchen. What better way to continue your journey with us but by enjoying shisha in our outside heated area and indoor E-shisha basement.
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