We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Ishbilia

#1,683 of 17,928 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
8-9 William Street | Knightsbridge, London SW1X 9HL, England
+44 20 7235 7788
Website
Today
12:00 - 23:30
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

337 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 277: English reviews
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food! Nice options for vegetarians! The waiters are very nice! Very nice for dinner with friends. Sweet deserts

Helpful?
Thank Dana M
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate there dinner, it was very nice! Very friendly staff! The food is very fresh and healthy! A bit expensive for me bet still very nice experience for dinner.

Helpful?
Thank Ophir B
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While we have eaten Lebanese food previously This was our first time eating at a Lebanese restaurant and it was quite simply amazing. We were greeted and looked after by Mohammad who made the experience even more enjoyable. Not being experienced with the menu choices, Mohammad guided us with our selections and even recommended a beautiful Pinot Noir to match... More 

Helpful?
Thank PixiPaquita
Bassano Del Grappa, Italy
Level Contributor
139 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went with some friends, one of them is half Lebanese. He ordered for all of us, we tried different dishes and all of them were delicious! Flavours are authentic, portions are ok, but we were really stuffed at the end! We spent 180£ and it was 5 of us, certainly not an entry level restaurant, however you can really... More 

Helpful?
Thank Creaincasa
Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The best Lebanese food I've had since I was in Dubai! Absolutely delicious! Fresh, authentic, good service...a must!

Helpful?
Thank Janine S
Thatcham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
455 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

This restaurant is everything you expect from a Lebanese restaurant, apart from the fact that the staff were not Lebanese. The menu is rich and nicely served with a good choice. We were a group of five, and all the dishes were served so that they could be shared. Don't miss the opportunity of tasting the Lebanese wine from Bekaa... More 

Helpful?
Thank GlobetrottingViking
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

The hummus here is phenomenal and it must be authentic because every time I have visited, there have been large families of Lebanese people eating it all up. So I did the same thing and I don't regret it one bit. Ok, so there are some tourists who just came out of Harrods and are walking back through Knightsbridge to... More 

Helpful?
Thank pwparkphd1
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Thank you. Well recommended. First time trying Lebanese cuisine. Staff very helpful and friendly. I came with my Spanish family and they fell in love.

Helpful?
Thank Dougie K
Velserbroek, The Netherlands
Level Contributor
25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Ishbilia was recommended by a friend of mine who said it would have the best turkish food in London. The food was indeed delicious, nice and friendly staff and a cozy atmosphere. They only forgot my drinks a few times....😒but for sure i'll go back.

Helpful?
Thank danielj1004
Beirut, Lebanon
Level Contributor
83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

The food here was good and the service too. The kafta was one of the best i ever had so highly recommended! The hummus shawarma was also good.

Helpful?
Thank Mariamoukaddem

Travellers who viewed Ishbilia also viewed

 

Been to Ishbilia? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8-9 William Street | Knightsbridge, London SW1X 9HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Belgravia
  • Neighbourhood: Belgravia
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7235 7788

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Ishbilia staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Belgravia

Neighbourhood Profile
Belgravia
Home to the vast majority of embassies and diplomatic residences in London, sophisticated and upscale Belgravia also boasts a wealth of luxury hotels, fine dining restaurants, and some of the city’s most stroll worthy lanes. While the prices here are high, taking a leisurely stroll through the streets of picturesque and elegant white stucco houses is free. Hyde Park and the Buckingham Palace Gardens are only a stone's throw away to the north, and some of Europe’s best shopping is nearby as well.
Explore this neighbourhood