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El Walima

35 Rue Du Liban, Tunis 1002, Tunisia
+216 71 840 309
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (5 reviews)
“grilled fish” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, Tunisian, Halal
$$ - $$$
35 Rue Du Liban, Tunis 1002, Tunisia
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We organised a group business meal here and benefited from a refined atmosphere, sophisticated local food and excellent service. The physical environment is very elegant and impressive.

Thank Jamie C
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

The thing is special here , the old tunisian decoration is making us so warm , with a yummy food besides the welcoming of the owner is so cheerful This is a place to really visit

Thank Insaf C
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

The food is good. I have been going to this restaurant for years now, the owners will welcome you warmly with a big smile. But prices are higher and higher every time we go back there. Ps: it's almost impossible to find where to park....More

Thank Salma A
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

An amazing trip in the history in Tunisia as the restaurant is owned by the Bey's daughter. She and her family warm welcome you at the door making you feel at home with family. The food is... simply exquisite (fine traditional Tunisoise cuisine) from appetizer...More

Thank Nadia B
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I really liked the experience of El Walima, located in downtown Tunis' Lafayette district. The restaurant has the feel of dining in someone's home, not in a restaurant. The decor is plush and cosy, the staff friendly and welcoming. The concept is that you sit...More

Thank Fida N
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

This Hotel in winter only open for lunch. Very busy and impossible to get a table. They take reservations. They offer a fix menu with a choice of the main course.authentic tunisian cuisine and historical devote.the place has its charm and totally worth eating there...More

Thank Maroc_NYC
Reviewed 8 August 2016

A very authentic place you get served dishes that are not there any ore but used to be part of the Tunisia history during the days of the Ottomans

Thank Ahmed E
Reviewed 31 July 2016

I visited this restaurant with very high expectations. It was claimed to be one of the best in Tunis. Unfortunately, beyond its tasteful decor and ambiance, the quality of the food didn't really live up to expectation. It's possible that Ramadan's pressure affected the quality...More

Thank Amhelmy
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant offering Tunisian traditional food comprising but not limited to: couscous with lamb, salads, grilled fish, brik, sweets, assida, green tea with mint etc. As soon as you enter the restaurant you'll be very warmly welcomed by the owner Princess Salwa Bey and his...More

Thank brchekib
Reviewed 27 April 2016

El Walima is one of just a handful of restaurants in Tunis offering authentic traditional cuisine - the kind you might be served at a big family gathering during Ramadam. Three of us went for lunch and enjoyed mixed starters of Tunisian salad, slata mechouia,...More

Thank skankoudamdoum
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Mediterranean, Tunisian, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Rue Du Liban, Tunis 1002, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Tunis Governorate  >  Tunis
  • Phone Number: +216 71 840 309
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