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Palm Jumeirah | Ground Level, Right Wing, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 453 0444
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19:00 - 00:00
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Fri - Sat 13:00 - 16:00
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Dubai
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Jumeriah group, I love Zabeel Saray and I used to Lalezar restaurant. I used to be one of the best Authentic Turkish Restaurant anywhere, and I use it for special occasions with special guests. However, my latest experience shocked me!! there is definitely a change in management in the hotel or the restaurant. I had my boss and... More 

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Thank AymanAltounji
EAM-JZS, Manager at Lalezar, responded to this review

Dear Ayman Thank you for your feedback and we have read it with concern. Please accept my sincere apologies for not being able to deliver the service we are known for on this occasion. I would appreciate if you could please contact me on nandana.wirasinha@jumeirah.com to get further information on your experience. Many Thanks Best regards, Nandana A Wirasinha Executive... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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55 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a beautiful classic Ottoman design. While we were waiting for our food, the Executive Chef for the entire Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Hotel, Musabbeh Al Kaabi, came to our table and introduced himself. We were very privileged to meet him. I say privileged because I later found out that he is a high profile celebrity chef, particularly in... More 

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Thank lovers1996
EAM-JZS, Manager at Lalezar, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback about the Lalezar restaurant and its famed cuisine. We take great pride in delivering a service experience that it truly Ottoman in essence and is so rewarding to see our guests appreciate it. We have shared your feedback with our executive oriental chef, Mussabeh and I am sure that he... More 

London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautiful decor and architectural style you do not find in the whole Turkey country. It is luxurious with amazing food and good service.

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Thank JBSopot
DiningConciergeJZS, Manager at Lalezar, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your great feedback on the food and service of Lalezar. We are delighted that you enjoyed your Lalezar experience. We look forward to having you with us again in Lalezar soon. Best regards, Manager Lalezar More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We ate here as the Indian was fully booked. The decor is really good, even a fountain in the middle. It was a Friday evening and it was really quiet. The service was really disjointed. Unlike any other Jumeriah restaurant we have visited, I don't know if new staff where maybe getting trained or something. However the food was really... More 

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Thank r0ss14
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Service was amazing as we were welcomed by Janaka who was very helpful and knowledgeable about the food .. he even got us a couple of free appetizers. Highly recommend the place.

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Thank Hassan T
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

This restaurant was the worst we went to do. I ordered a sprite and there appeared to be something oval shaped fizzing in the bottom. When I asked the waiter he acted like he could see nothing and flat out denied it. The food portions were massive and too much the flavour combinations were odd and the food didn't taste... More 

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Thank Charlie S
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We had not booked as we weren't staying on Dubai for long! We turned up and Sameh informed us that it was quite busy and that perhaps to book for tomorrow night - we actually were flying out that night! He said we must eat here and he would find a table! Nothing was an issue. I am gluten Intollerant.... More 

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london
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Had a great family dinner at the restaurant, Mohammad was very helpful and ordered us some great starters and main dishes, also the dessert . A great day and wonderful service. Can't wait to return again.

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Kent
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Lalezar Turkish restaurant is situated in The Zabeel Saray Hotel The Palm ...we were greeted by Janaka..he was very friendly and attentive took interest in how we were enjoying our holiday he had a good knowledge of wine on offer ...the food was delicious service was good we ate inside and took our coffees outside to a lovely seated area... More 

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Thank Darcey008
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant during our honeymoon in may 2015 when.we stayed in zabeel saray hotel for a week and we return to the restaurant as we have made friends when we was there last time. This time round we went to eat the on the 20.09.2016 booked a table for 20.00 all the staff we made friends with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Palm Jumeirah | Ground Level, Right Wing, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 453 0444
Description
Experience the true taste of heritage at Dubai's first Anatolian restaurant. As you enter, you can't help but marvel at the intricate interior, where every detail from the firewood furnace to the stained-glass chandelier, evokes the spirit of the majestic Ottoman Era. Equally impressive is the stunning view from the terrace, where you can gaze upon the iconic Palm Jumeirah and lanscaped gardens. An authentic culinary journey awaits as you explore an array of Turkish cuisine complemented by cellared beverages from the hills of Antalaya, traditional Samovar-brewed tea and Turkish coffee.

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