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Zahrabel

25/F, 239 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, China
+852 5503 9181
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Mediterranean, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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25/F, 239 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loooved this place. Its’s small but lovely. The table is reserved for you for the night. The waiter was great with helpful tips and explained how the ordering system works and was ready to help us substitute or order more side dishes to keep the...More

Thank Huda R
Reviewed 10 January 2018

I had heard marvelous things about Zahrabel so I came with high expectations. She did not disappoint. When I use the pronoun "she" it is because Zahrabel is, as my husband so eloquently put it, like a Grande Dame. She has been around for quite...More

Thank paterson61
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear paterson61 Thank you very much for taking the time to write us a review, which we truly value. We are extremely thrilled to have met your high expectations and are proud to be continuing our family business. Both the Jos Mahrouse and Samke Harra...More

Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I didn't think such service existed in Hong Kong.. It does - at Zahrabels! First of all, the restaurant is romantic, cozy and incredibly charming. The waiters, especially a South African named Calvin, goes above and beyond to make sure you are...More

1  Thank Ann D
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ann D Thank you so much for your positive remarks regarding our ambiance, food, and service, all of which we strive to excel in. We are delighted to have made an impression on you and your husband and we look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 22 December 2017

If word of mouth is ones best advertisement, Zahrabel is currently the talk of town. Its stellar reputation owes itself to the subtle class of the place combined with the sensational flavours of traditional Lebanese dishes and a solid team of servers. You will not...More

1  Thank lvmorrison
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear lvmorrison Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your lovely feedback. We are thrilled that you enjoyed both our service and food, particularly our family recipes. Regarding our weekends, you may wish to request a corner table and we...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017

I heard about this restaurant so many times and it always failed me why would anyone liked it. Place inside is old and dirty. you are not welcomed at all and food.... unless you have never been to middle east and know what lebanese food...More

Thank Karolina B
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2017

Dear Karolina You are the same person behind multiple "reviews" of Zahrabel spanning 2 years whereby you obsessively post low ratings with false critiques on a number of sites including Facebook, Geoexpat, and other expat forums, only to remove these once we have responded by...More

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Brought the boyfriend here on reading a couple of reviews pointing to good lebanese vegetarian/vegan selections. Result was one very happy chap. Dine in style and sample both delicious meat/vegetarian/vegan food. Extremely accommodating and proactive were the staff that said chap received his own specialised...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I will write both reviews in English and Arabic We were two trying to find Hala Arabic /Turkish I have seen a good review and had decided to eat there... why am i disappointed : - went there Friday .. They said its sharing tables...More

Thank Mohamed A
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Dear Mohamed A Thank you for your feedback. Here at Zahrabel, we provide a specialty dining experience in Hong Kong with an emphasis on quality and the customer's overall experience. It is regrettable that you did not enjoy your dinner experience with us. Firstly, we...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017

Been to Zahrabel 3 times and they never disappoint with anything. Amazing food, amazing service and a beautiful place. Every preparation delicious and unique. I look forward to going again sometime soon. The staff are very friendly and helpful and makes the whole dining experience...More

Thank raji06
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2017

Dear Raji06 Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. We are very pleased that on each occasion, you have enjoyed all aspects of Zahrabel. We shall continue to strive for excellence and consistency in our food, service, and ambiance. We...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Theres something to be said for good old fashioned family restaurants especially when were talking about a specialty cuisine. No big powerhouse chain or anything like that. You will find that here in Zahrabel. As a Parisienne with good experience in Middle Eastern cuisine this...More

1  Thank martiness17
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Dear martiness17 Thank you very much for taking the time to review Zahrabel. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our family recipes and that you appreciate our unique history, of which we are very proud. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon!

Reviewed 20 November 2017

My husband and I were excited to try Zahrabel, after hearing a personal recommendation (albeit from quite a while ago), and reading the favourable reviews online. Sadly, we were completely and utterly disappointed by the food and service. We have lived in HK for over...More

Thank Aoife M
Zahrabel, Guest Relations Manager at Zahrabel, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Dear Aoife Thank you for taking the time to write a review. It is truly regrettable that you and your husband had what you refer to as a "total disappointment" regarding your experience at Zahrabel. At Zahrabel, we treat all feedback with the utmost importance...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25/F, 239 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Hong Kong>  > Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Wan Chai / Causeway Bay
  • Phone Number: +852 5503 9181
Description
As a second generation family-run establishment, Zahrabel serves fine Lebanese mezze and wines in an exclusive, intimate environment. Based on the legendary Zahra Restaurant, the original pioneer of Lebanese cuisine in Hong Kong, all of our authentic signature family recipes are cooked with love and pride. At Zahrabel, we truly believe that food is a celebration of life, and the sharing of food represents the sharing of joy.
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