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Lebanese Taverna

7141 Arlington Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-2908
+1 301-951-8681
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (26 reviews)
“lamb” (21 reviews)
“kibbeh” (6 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
DETAILS
7141 Arlington Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-2908
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lebanse Taverna is important for the area as the original place and now the family of restaurants sets the standard for good arabic food in our area. I visited Lebanese Taverna for a late Thursday night dinner with a friend. The place overall seemed worn...More

Thank TheMcLeanVAFive
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We appreciate your input as we always look to make sure we deliver the best quality food and will want to share this with our team.

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Went on a week day for a dinner Liked food and nice service. It is relatively inexpensive for Bethesda.

Thank LashikB
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thanks for joining us!

Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We went to the restaurant for bethesda row restaurant week. Our server was very helpful and although we ended up not doing the three course meal the food was quite adequate.

Thank susan r
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

We appreciate your review!

Reviewed 9 April 2017

After one earlier visit last year October, we reserved a table at the Libanese taverna. And once again we had a great meal with a nice Libanese beer. The lamb was delicious and cooked as it should be.

Thank rob30berg2015
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

We appreciate your review. Thank you for returning!

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Love this place, have been once before and had to come back! Décor is Middle Eastern, open, spacious, inviting. We were 7 and had many meza's and few main dishes. You must, must order some "tome" whipped garlic you will fall in love forever with...More

Thank mainegirl3
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us! You can find the garlic recipe on our Facebook page!

Reviewed 26 March 2017

I went to this restaurant with family. I must admit I'm not a huge fan of Mideastern food but this was excellent. Large seating area with a very good atmosphere and they accepted reservations on a crowded Saturday night. We had the Babaganoush and Hummus...More

Thank Alan M
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us. We are glad everyone in your group enjoyed the experience!

Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had a small gathering this past weekend to celebrate my son’s Confirmation at the Lebanese Taverna in Bethesda, and we could not be happier with the outcome. Since our group had about 20 people, I had to make a special reservation with Ms. Carswell,...More

Thank Cgreg123
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thank you for hosting this special gathering with us. We are glad we could provide everything your group needed to enjoy the experience and food.

Reviewed 11 February 2017

I ordered 2 kabob meals to go for lunch Friday: lamb and chicken. $21 and $24 EACH. Came with basmati rice and grilled veggies. We eat at many other kabob places so I was shocked at how little meat there was in each "meal". I...More

Thank Laurie P
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We appreciate your feedback on your to go meal and will be sure to review with our staff.

Reviewed 5 February 2017

We started with an order of wonderful hummus. I had two small plates - kibbeh and the cauliflower. Flavors were excellent. Service was very quick and efficient.

Thank ace4444
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Thank you for dining with us, we look forward to seeing you again for more mezzas!

Reviewed 1 February 2017

After you taste the warm house made pita bread with the delicious spiced olive oil..... you are ready for some of the other tasty middle Eastern fare.

Thank momsan
Grace S, Owner at Lebanese Taverna, responded to this review

Guests do love our bread. We think it is the perfect way to start off the meal!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7141 Arlington Rd, Bethesda, MD 20814-2908
    (Arlington and Elm)
  • Public Transportation: The Bethesda Circulator stops right in front of the restaurant on Arlington Road
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-951-8681
  • E-mail
Description
Our first full service restaurant in Montgomery County is located on the corner of Arlington and Elm Streets in Bethesda Row. The design with walls of mahogany -like woods, floor to ceiling lanterns, custom made tile and zebra wood table lends to a warm and cozy setting. Seasonal outdoor dining and private rooms are also available.