Lebanese Taverna - Tysons Galleria

4.5
1427 Reviews
$30 and under
Middle Eastern
Lebanese Taverna creates an environment where good food is enjoyed in good company. Each restaurant is a "home away from home," even though the food and ambiance are from across the globe. Whether you are visiting for the first time, the twentieth, or have been coming to a Lebanese Taverna for over 35 years, you will feel welcomed and like a member of the family. The atmosphere is bustling and each of the restaurants has its own design and slightly different flavors. That is because the food is made fresh.
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samm
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Good Lebanese style food served quickly. Great bread as well.

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vipMLVP
Washington DC
15 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was great overall- food and service and the place.

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Culturedpalate
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Perhaps it’s because of the pandemic but the quality of the food has not been the same. This is one of my favorite restaurants but the last few times have been a bit wanting

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ThomasB
Richmond
14 reviews
Dined on May 7, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great lunch and very reasonably priced with large portions. Service very good

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vipBasha
Washington DC
7 reviews
Dined on May 1, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dinner was great but something must be done through the mall management. We were leaving a little before 8 pm. The patio had quite a few diners so we went out through the mall. And all the doors were locked from the outside. There were probably 15 or so people trying to get out. If there was an emergency such as a fire, gas leak or God forbid a shooter, we would also be dead. After several attempts by many people one man found a small knob on the left most door and was able to open it, we all ran out. It only is This dangerous but it is also illegal. I love Lebanese Taverna. It I would have trouble recommending it to older people or people with even a slight disability.

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DaleK
Washington DC
10 reviews
Dined on April 27, 2021
Overall2food2service2ambience1

Food was bland and service was poor. They seemed more interested in the to go food than their diners

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EdwardB
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on April 24, 2021
Overall5food5service4ambience4

The food and atmosphere was great, and I will be back for more.

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vipEricF
Washington DC
9 reviews
Dined on April 24, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was fresh and tasty as always. Outdoor setting was comfortable and well spaced. Staff were very attentive and friendly.

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vipFamilyof3
Washington DC
172 reviews
Dined on April 16, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, wine and service! Had a very nice mezze and good wine. Enjoyable evening!

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vipMethree
Washington DC
30 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Wahid is a great employee. He is so good at his job.

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vipPeykanP
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on March 25, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing place for trying out small plates which are healthy ...but at the end you have to try their knafeh which is out of this world❤️👌

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vipNWDC
Washington DC
11 reviews
Dined on March 18, 2021
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Great for related dining

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HinaQ
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience3

This place never disappoints. Excellent service and food is great quality
Always a pleasure dining at labanese taverna Tyson’s

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vipbfrtech
Washington DC
7 reviews
Dined on March 13, 2021
Overall4food4service3ambience3

We were seated on time. The food was very good and arrived quickly.

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vipTSReston
Washington DC
147 reviews
Dined on March 12, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Always good food and service. The patio is open for those who want outdoor seating. Chef's tasting platter and apps are always a good way to start and I love the variety of rose wines.

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vipBasha
Washington DC
7 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2021
Overall3food5service5ambience5

We dine here about once a week. We have been being seated at one of the two tables near the bar and it is totally enjoyable. We could not get our regular table and were put at the last table in the.corner of the restaurant. There were three men and three women at the next table. They were so laid with talking and laughing that we could hear each other. We ate quickly and left. If we are agin made to sit in that area, we will leave and think about not coming back. To answer the next question, it will depend on our next time at Lebanese Taverna.

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hdk2
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on March 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and great service.

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vipOpenTable Diner
Washington DC
10 reviews
Dined on February 21, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food and service. Always reliable!

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RyanC
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2021
Overall3food3service3ambience4

Went out for Valentine’s Day - opentable and google said they were open longer then they were (8pm) - all in all though it was good for how long we were there. We also had a good waiter

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vipJJGo2Eat
Washington DC
8 reviews
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

COVID safety precautions were being followed and the food, service, and cocktails were all excellent and made for a very enjoyable dinner with friends.

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vipJessLT
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on February 6, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The people at LT are so hospitable! We love eating here, great people.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
2 reviews
Dined on February 4, 2021
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Very bad service. Food was bad as well

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BaltoHoff
Baltimore
7 reviews
Dined on January 15, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The consistently outstanding food and service keeps us coming back to Lebanese Taverna.

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vipAS72
Washington DC
18 reviews
Dined on December 30, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Fantastic way to usher out 2020. I enjoy everything about this treasure. The food, service and ambiance is always top notch.

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vipeliz
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on December 14, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience1

Please know that we booked this via OpenTable but when we arrived per our reservation at noon, the restaurant was closed. No signage was available. IF they were not open, it should have been noted in the OpenTable app.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
5 reviews
Dined on December 4, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience5

Love this for modern twist on Lebanese food with lots of class and style. Drinks are always interesting twist on traditional favorites. We always get the kofta kebab for kids and we mix it up with samplers or other lamb based dishes. Hummus is always so tasty too! Been here at least once every few months or so and will keep coming back!

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vipRealFoodie
Washington DC
32 reviews
Dined on December 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful service and food. Come on people - get out and support these restaurants. Nothing to worry about. I've eaten here 5X over the past 2 months and all is perfect.

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vipLola2003
Washington DC
23 reviews
Dined on November 28, 2020
Overall2food2service5ambience4

Dined here numerous times over the years and the quality of the food has always been consistent, and the service excellent. Unfortunately, this time the food was off. The shrimp on my kabobs was overdone and hard, but what really upset me was the person expediting the food from the kitchen was not wearing a mask. He had it on but pulled down around his neck. All other employees I encountered were wearing their masks and complying with all distancing rules. I’m very disappointed this employee was allowed to get away with not complying with the regulations we all must follow.

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vipAS72
Washington DC
18 reviews
Dined on November 27, 2020
Overall4food5service5ambience5

I’m a big Taverna fan and always enjoy the entire experience! This visit was exceptional as usual.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
60 reviews
Dined on November 22, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Ate outside. Was sort of comfortable, but several of the heat lamps weren’t working.

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vipluzp
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined on November 22, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience4

I had a wrong plate and I had to ate the food from my friend and I didn’t like it but in general the food was great and the drinks very good. Thanks

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PamS
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on November 21, 2020
Overall1food3service1ambience3

The food was good but service was terrible. I have never in my life left $0 tip but last night I had to. Service was atrocious.

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DavidD
Washington DC
5 reviews
Dined on November 19, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience4

Went for a socially-distanced business lunch. Food was tasty, spicy and generous servings. High marks for the attentive, but not intrusive, service we received. Would recommend, would definitely return.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on November 11, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

What a treat! I am being really selected about restaurants. This is fabulous, fresh food in a very, very clean environment.

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vipmomof2boys
Washington DC
40 reviews
Dined on November 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We love Lebanese Taverna! Never disappointed and always consistently terrific food, service, people!

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vipMicheleR
Washington DC
19 reviews
Dined on November 7, 2020
Overall4food5service4ambience4

We have eaten here many times. The weather is still warm, so we chose the patio. The food and service are always excellent, and the patio was nicely lit for the evening. Our waitress helped us choose a bottle of wine from their extensive and largely Lebanese collection. The freshly made pita and hummus trio are always the best way to start out the night. There are several new appetizers on the menu that we selected, along with some old favorites such as the Shrimp Ankar and Kibbeh. Overall another great dining experience and I would recommend this restaurant to anyone.

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CatherineG
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on October 30, 2020
Overall1food1service1ambience3

Lamb was very tough; service was slow

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Taichichuan
Richmond
8 reviews
Dined on October 28, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

A great place for a good Lebanese fare. The swarma and rice dish reminded me of my time in the middle east. The humus was a great appetizer!

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vipWestOG
Washington DC
59 reviews
Dined on October 24, 2020
Overall2food3service2ambience2

The food was OK, the tabbouleh was good, the lemonade was very good. The service was very spotty. We sat close to the window to the outdoor dining and close to the bar so it was very loud.

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vippennyk
Washington DC
17 reviews
Dined on October 22, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Always happy with the quality and taste of the food. Wonderful appetizers and share plates.

FAQs

Lebanese Taverna - Tysons Galleria does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. Lebanese Taverna - Tysons Galleria also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (703) 847-5244.

Lebanese Taverna - Tysons Galleria is rated 4.5 stars by 1427 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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