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142 Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5DY, England
+44 24 7622 0669
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“hummus” (18 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“bedouin tent” (24 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
142 Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5DY, England
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Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

I visited Habibi last night with my husband and son. Habibi is a bit mythical in Coventry. A place everyone knows about and a meal you feel you should experience. Habibi is in a tiny, medieval building in Far Gosford Street, quite poky and dark...More

Thank Helen M
Reviewed October 27, 2017

I have been to Habibi several times and always had a great time. The atmosphere is slightly exotic (in a very good way), the staff are lovely, and the food is always delicious. Vegetarian options are available. Prices are good, considering the generous portions and...More

Thank 99dandy
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Was in a rush for toilet as I had diarrhoea, when I finished to my surprise no paper had to result to putting my bum cheeks in sink, spread and use my hand, then no hand drier and no soap to wash hands. Walked to...More

9  Thank Simon E
Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

For the first time we chanced Habibi, the idea of going there had never crossed our minds but I am glad it did. What a great place. The staff were great, the food was amazing and the tent outside had such a nice relaxed atmosphere....More

Thank Nicki S
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

A niche of a place, quaint and dark. Transports you to North Africa in terms of its decor. The menu is a bit of a hybrid of different parts of the Arab world and North Africa. The waiter wasn't too helpful so it was difficult...More

Thank Hint_of_Pepper
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

On 14/09/2017 at 8pm we had a dinner at this restaurant booked a week in advance for our colleagues leaving do. At first we ordered drinks and it took 45 minutes for them to arrive. When the mains did arrive after an hour the food came out...More

6  Thank Jack H
Reviewed September 10, 2017 via mobile

Came here for a works leaving do on a recommendation and we were all very impressed. Good value for money and the atmosphere was brilliant. An amazing experience. Food was cooked to perfection and I can't wait to come back with family and friends to...More

Thank Ngiculela
Reviewed September 5, 2017

First time, have wanted to try for a long time. Had the mezze for two. It was fantastic. First time having falafel, just delicious! A mixture of hot and cold starters to share and then then they bring out the main! So much food, there...More

Thank Caron M
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Service was slow and not very attentive. Just down to lack of training not a comment on the young people themselves. We ordered a vegi meze. The food was very bland and average. I would have expected really nice hot fresh flat bread but it...More

1  Thank Sarah P
Reviewed August 22, 2017

On arrival, the welcome was timid and directionless- did not bode well given it's a restaurant. A party of us 8 adults and 2 teens- we found our way to the rear . a covered but open aired space with a mixed decor of arabesque...More

4  Thank 2far2day
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Helen W
March 21, 2015|
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Response from rosaN3601KU | Reviewed this property |
A good range of starters. My favourite is the spicy humus. The mezzo (I think that's what it's called) gives a good variety of tastes. If you like Arabic food its a must
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$27 - US$54
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
2:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142 Far Gosford Street, Coventry CV1 5DY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7622 0669
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