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298 Cleveland St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
17:00 - 22:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

What an experience! Went there with my husband and the food was delicious!! Friendly people and awesome food! But the plus was to see a beautiful lady dancing the bellydence! Definitely we'll come back! Next time I'll take courage to dance with her!

Thank Fernanda P
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Had a great time here on Saturday 19th Nov! The food was great and the entertainment from the belly dancer was amazing!! Loved the interior and everything about it also great atmosphere will be back with more friends:-)

Thank laurengreene
Nice, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The night we visited it was early in the week. Lots of things were off and it was also freezing cold. I was disappointed but probably its better on a weekend evening.

Thank JennyInnervision
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant on Saturday 27th August and had a wonderful evening. The food and atmosphere was amazing, there was a belly dancer also which made the experience brilliant and very entertaining. Will definitely be going back here very soon!

Thank Ciara F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Had not been to Sydney for 3 years so our first dinner was our fave Lebanese. Did not disappoint. Have been eating here for 30 years and we still love it. One of the things we miss most since leaving Sydney.

Thank Carolyn C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

The food here was out of this world So fresh and tasty Definitely one of the best I've tried in a long time Service was great with a really informative waiter giving us lots of tips and information A must visit for a relaxed chilled evening meal in a great traditional atmosphere

Thank Lauralouxx
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We moved from Dubai to sydney after having spend nearly 25 years in Dubai. Emad's dinner has been the best lebanese food we had ever since we got here. Such a pretty interior and finger licking food! Surprised to find this gem. Will go back soon to try the banquet!

Thank Sreesandhya S
Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

Been coming to this restaurant for over 30yrs and last night was the first time in 3yrs the food was just simply amazing. They had my favourite on the menu kibbe the raw lamb mince. The hummus and other dips just so fresh and the vine leaves and cabbage rolls delicious. Everything was so good. Service was friendly and food... More 

Thank John J
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

After 30 years of the most outstanding service and food, I'm finally on Tripadvisor to give the review they deserve. The best, atmosphere, food and friendly faces. Honest, affordable dining.

Thank Fredichles
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015 via mobile

Been here a couple of times and it's the best Lebanese food I've ever had and the price is not over the top The service is great, and I have been informed by the waiter that there for over 40 years. Well worth the visit.

Thank Mickaa1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lebanese, Middle Eastern
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 298 Cleveland St, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Surry Hills
  • Neighbourhood: Surry Hills
  • Phone Number: 9698-2631

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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