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Comptoir Libanais

1-5 Exhibition Road | South Kensington, London SW7 2HE, England
+44 20 7225 5006
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“tagine” (72 reviews)
“mezze platter” (56 reviews)
“wraps” (52 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 am - 12:00 am Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1-5 Exhibition Road | South Kensington, London SW7 2HE, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A lovely delicious Lebanese take on traditional English breakfast. Veggie breakfast was yummy, flatbread, mushrooms, egg, traditional beans and haloumi and lush potatoes! Recommend!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Samantha_H_8184
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I cant fault the staff as they were lovely but some food was really nice but other dishes werent to my liking. The atmosphere was fantastic though. I would go again as it was a complete different dining experience.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lizziewoo1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Visiting the area I was looking for a restaurant for lunch. The Comptoir menu looked interesting so I went in. The tables were packed closely together but the food was delicious and made up for the cramped space. There was a good choice of food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thursday lunchtime and very busy... 10mins waiting time unless wanted to sit outside but too cold despite heaters. Order quickly taken and excellent fresh food arrived within 15mins. Staff friendly and efficient and priced reasonably

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank johnhG6702BU
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with a friend. From the very start I knew the service wasn’t going to be all that. Very rude approach. Busy restaurant but can be easily controlled. Very small. We ordered and that was that. Food came. I then wanted to order a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Missh1988
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely food. Always tasty, using fresh ingredients not skimping on nice fresh herbs and salads. Very nice. and helpful staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Tanya S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I attended the ‘Comptoir libanais’ at Westfield Shepard’s bush today and I was disappointed to see that the allergy booklet was giving false information. As a member of staff had to interrupt and explain that the chicken wrap did have dairy, as the chicken was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mily658
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They don't take reservations which is annoying so we had to wait 15min outside before being seated inside. They have radiators outside though. The food was good but nothing exceptional. However, even though the restaurant is small, the decoration is very pretty

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank noumys
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice, nonpretancious place Wide choice of diches Quick, polite service Reasonable prices Many vegetarian options

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank alonaandsasha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here at lunchtime. It was busy and I was seated at the table opposite the till. Don’t sit here. There was no service so I had to go up to the till to order. The food came quickly and was delicious. The bill...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank nickswlon
South Kensington
With its ivied mews, row upon row of Poppins-esque
white washed mansions, and placid garden squares, it's
easy to see the charms of South Kensington. And with
superb access to Hyde Park, Holland Park and
Kensington Gardens, as well as the largely
child-friendly and mostly free Museum Quarter (not to
mention more major attractions like Royal Albert Hall)
such charms are easy to make the most of. As welcoming
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 am - 10:30 pm
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
8:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-5 Exhibition Road | South Kensington, London SW7 2HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > South Kensington
  • Neighbourhood: South Kensington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7225 5006
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“The Lebanese cafe continues to impress us with its fresh mezze, interesting soft drink selection, snappy service and good looks.” – Time Out The food at Comptoir is fresh, healthy, honest and affordable. Comptoir wakes up early to provide customers with unique Lebanese breakfasts to eat in or take away; offering everything from organic yoghurt topped with pomegranate and orange blossom water, porridge and halloumi cheese and za’atar croissants. Visit for lunch and dinner and enjoy all types of interesting and colourful dishes, including hot and cold mezze – perfectly sized for sharing- wraps, salads, tagines, grills and Man’aesh (Lebanese style pizzas). For dessert, nothing is more authentic than the sweet taste of baklawa – Lebanese pastries in a variety of flavours such as date filled semolina and walnut filled flaky pastry. Drinks include freshly squeezed juices, homemade lemonades and Lebanese inspired cocktails. All products can be packaged up and enjoyed on the go. Comptoir caters well for vegetarians as well as for a gluten free diet. With a friendly team and brilliant red and brushed-chrome industrial stools, bold-patterned turquoise tables and monochrome geometric flooring, Comptoir brightens the rainiest of days.
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