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Layla

4317 Manchester Ave. St. Louis, MO 63110 | St. Louis - Tower Grove | 314-553-9252

Location Description:

Layla Lebanese Restaurant offers fresh, flavorful takes on universally beloved Middle-Eastern dishes — hummus thick with tahini, falafel, baba gannoujh, tabbouleh — but also ventures into less-traveled culinary territory. Makdous, a cold appetizer, features oil-cured eggplant stuffed with garlic, spiced walnuts and red pepper and is not to be missed. Grilled meats and seafood predominate among the entrées; chicken (shish kebabs, or, if you prefer, half a bird), marinated in spices and lemon juices, is a standout.


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Details

  • Cuisine(s): Halal, Lebanese, Middle Eastern
  • Hours: Daily 11:30am-1am
  • Price: $, $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Not Accepted
  • Parking: Free, Lot Available, Street
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, cash, ATM/Debit
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Catering, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Takeout, Vegetarian Friendly, Wheelchair Accessible

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