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Verdun Main Street, Ain El Tine, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 738 638
12:00 - 00:00
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Beirut, Lebanon
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104 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a tidy and clean place to go to with anyone. If you're inviting guests, you won't feel embarrassed as their variety and quality of food satisfies everyone's taste. They also have a good shisha for shisha lovers and their deco is friendly and homey. Always a smart choice!

Thank Zinnia S
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109 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

nice place if you like argile, not recommended if you have children. tasty food and cfresh. friendly staff

Thank Michel H
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had a business lunch which occupied the rest of the day!!! Zaytounah Marina complex is a pleasant location itself especially if you are lucky to be seated outside. The mezze, the kebabs and the desserts from A to Z were excellent; not to mention the fabulous local red wine from the Bekaa valley. As I am Turkish, I was... More 

Thank Hakan T
Milan, Italy
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Lebanese food . Mezze at its best ! If you want a typical Lebanese meal with all its deliciousness...This is the place. Great to entertain guests or introduce them to our wonderful cuisine.

Thank mrln53
Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
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326 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Passed by Leila for a dinner lately. The overall experience was disappointing and not up to the usual for this restaurant: slow service, food items from the menu no longer available and even their tasty thyme buns we were told were out of stock. We ordered some alcoholic beverages: they dont do cocktails, the portion is very small and highly... More 

Thank EZ_Leb
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112 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner as we were staying at a hotel nearby. The location in the bay complex was great, the food better and the service was very good. Highly recommend a visit and do come with a big appetite and expect to be here a while. It's not a place to rush.

Thank Dubaitravelalot
Cairo, Egypt
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Went for brunch in Zaitouna bay, the place is amazing very welcoming unfortunately we sat indoor but you must try the outdoor area. we ordered appetizers only the Hummos is a must try, Shisha one of the best. One of the best restaurant in Beirut. Love it

Thank Sara O
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Not very affordable but definitely worth going there ! The restaurant offers you lebanese cuisine at its finest ! I personnally recommend the Abc ashrafieh branch !

Thank Daiana M
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

I was Invited by Lebanese colleagues for a meal at Leila. The whole experience was a highlight of my trip. Hot & cold mezze plates is definitely the way to go after that you wont have room for a main course! tabbouleh, fattouch, hummus, breads, cherry diced veal to name but a few of the sharing plates. Drink Ksarak and... More 

Thank Iain L
Raleigh, North Carolina
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132 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

A good friend from Raleigh who lives in Beirut, took me to leila. It was a gorgeous February afternoon he got a hooka and we started getting mezza, the "maqaniq" which is a Lebanese specialty sausage, dipped in pomegranate syrup was out of this world. Hummus and all the food was good. We ate the mezza and stopped short before... More 

Thank Frank H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Verdun Main Street, Ain El Tine, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 738 638

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?