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104 St. Pauls Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 4AQ, England
+44 23 9217 5150
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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“hummus” (11 reviews)
“shawarma” (6 reviews)
“cold mezze” (4 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
104 St. Pauls Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 4AQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I'd never eaten lebanese food before and really didn't know what to expect. Amazing! Seriously good,it hit tastebuds that i didn't know i had! The atmosphere was warm, relaxed and friendly and i can't wait to go back. So good that I've asked if they...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Foodandgin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time eating Lebanese food and I thoroughly enjoyed it & good value for money. The service was quick and the staff were so polite, the atmosphere was really nice, and seating all looked new & traditional. I love that you can bring your...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 1 week ago

the food here was unfortunately uneatable and the mix grill was dry hummus like sand shawarma (chicken) asked for extra garlic barley got garlic in it and the chicken shawarma was mostly pickles has to dig to find the protein. never got the drinks and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank foodyfoodlover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading some reviews on trip advisor, we decided to pay this restaurant a visit. We were not disappointed. The place was quiet of customers and we were served very quickly. The presentation and taste of the food was excellent and the portion size was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank I6169LGsimonh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic range of really tasty mezze style dishes. Falafel were the most delicious I have ever tasted. Salads were fresh; service was prompt and prices were cheap. It’s an easy walk o the new theatre royal and guildhall. Remember to take your own wine as...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ToucheTurtles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a really good first impression for me and friends. Really enjoyed the experience and will definitely come back. BEST FOOD IN THE PORTSMOUTH BUIS.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Gurufood89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time I’ve been here. Recommended by a friend. Very informal, cozy restaurant, with the most warm and friendly host, Alex. We had a cold mezze each, which was delicious and then a chicken shish and falafel burger. The Lebanese rice is delicious and worth...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank michellem767
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here recently for dinner with a large group of friends for a birthday celebration. We weren’t sure what to order as there were so many of us, so the waiter suggested we pay £15 per person and they would bring us out a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank SammieA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Discovered Leilamezza whist researching places to eat in Portsmouth on Tripadvisor - good reviews and having never eaten Lebanese food we thought we'd give it a try....we did, and it was so good we went back 2 days later! What dish can I recommend? That's...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank CathyAJ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Mediterranean food. Top quality mezzeh. Friendly staff. And a cosy shisha lounge in the courtyard. This place is a must visit in Portsmouth.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Fahad A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$38
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 St. Pauls Road | Southsea, Portsmouth PO5 4AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 23 9217 5150
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Portsmouth's first Lebanese Eatery + Shisha Garden, perfect for mega-foodies, now with BYOB! Our recipes date back 3 generations and we pride ourselves on using the freshest, whole ingredients for the most authentic mezze and charcoal grill in the area!
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