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Fairfax House Merrion Street, Leeds LS2 8JU, England
+44 113 243 4923
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (21 reviews)
“rice dish” (2 reviews)
“mixed meze” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
££ - £££
Fairfax House Merrion Street, Leeds LS2 8JU, England
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

First time at fairuz recommended by family, went for a birthday group meal and the food was amazing! The chef mezzes was full of flavour and so much variety of dishes! Very welcoming staff :) will defiantly go again. Thankyou!

1  Thank Shanon R
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The place doesn't look welcoming, but we didn't go for the decor. Unfortunately the food doesn't make up for the compromise. The mixed starters, pitta with hummus, the pitta were shop bought and the hummus tasted like tesco's hummus. On a positive there were some...More

Thank stevedLeeds
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Fabulous food in an odd looking restaurant looking from the outside. Friendly staff in a cosy ambience with lovely Lebanese wine.

Thank betterthedevil2017
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

I love this place! The food is so tasty, portions are really generous and the owner is lovely. There are a lot of nice restaurants in Leeds but this is by far the best place for middle eastern food. Would highly recommend the meze!

Thank Tansy F
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Whenever I am in Leeds I make a beeline for Fairuz, and am always delighted to find that it's still open. Lebanese food, usually with some kind of a twist, in a - um - unique (and somewhat unprepossessing) city-centre setting. Right in the middle...More

Thank Neil Y
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

As it would seem from reading other reviews other people had a very similar first impression to myself. This restaurant would be best described as a rough diamond. There were 4 of us visiting that night and it just left us wanting to know more....More

Thank TanyaCCL
Reviewed 15 September 2017

I have to be honest - we very nearly didn't go in... On the outside it looked so gloomy, especially as the door was boarded up (we later found out that this was due to a break-in the previous night) - and it was pretty...More

2  Thank rose77533
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We - a group of friends up for the Test match - go here every year. It's the one fixture on the list of nightsout, which speaks for itself.

2  Thank Gordon T
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We stepped in thinking it was the recommended Restaurant by a colleague turned out it wasn't but still was a good experience The chef was really good he listened to our preferences there was only two of us no one else so we had the...More

2  Thank Fathima I
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Being rather disorganized, we booked last minute - they then opened up specially for us - we started to read the menu and commented that we had a mixed group of vegans, ovo-lacto-vegetarians & carnivores - they suggested "Why don't we simply bring you some...More

2  Thank Ben J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fairfax House Merrion Street, Leeds LS2 8JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  West Yorkshire  >  Leeds>  > Quarry Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Quarry Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 113 243 4923
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