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110 High Street, Esher KT10 9QL, England
+44 1372 462333
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
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“baklava” (11 reviews)
“cold mezze” (8 reviews)
“shawarma” (5 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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110 High Street, Esher KT10 9QL, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

First time here. We waited a very long time for anyone to come to our table so we had to call them over to ask for drinks. And again for food. Maybe 20 mins after ordering mains a waiter ale and said one of our...More

1  Thank JemmaCG
Reviewed 11 February 2018

My previous visit to Layla was about 4 years ago so when a friend suggested a dinner there again I was very excited as I remembered a very sophisticated place , good service and great food........... Well this time have passed ! Bunch of young...More

1  Thank agisingam
Reviewed 24 January 2018

We had a dinner at Layla in middle of the week, wait about 50 minutes for a simple food. Paid £45 for a main (King prawn with small portion of potato), a meze plater (small plate which you may think its a sample!), and mini...More

2  Thank Sam G
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

Went mid week for dinner and easily managed to get a table early in the evening. There is outside seating and a bar area and the whole restaurant has a lovely Middle Eastern feel and is well laid out. We ordered hot and cold mezze...More

1  Thank Dutch_lady_traveller
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Staff are really nice but the food did not match up. For the price it should be a lot better considering what else is out there. Seemed more focussed on the bar, which could be fun and entertaining for an after hours drink but won’t...More

Thank spicysoup
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Not my type of writing such negative review, but 1 hour and 15 mn to get main course with no starter ordered , reheated shawarma, worst than one on the shop corner from anywhere else, moussaka straight from the freezer and 8 people at the...More

2  Thank Pierre P
Reviewed 19 November 2017

I was there in Tuesday evening 14 of November food was great testy . Drink it was good service it was OK

Thank jimistanczy
Reviewed 16 November 2017

We thought we would try this restaurant for the first time and when we went in it was quiet and virtually empty. To start it was promising - we had a table in a cove which was snug and cosey. We were offered drinks immediately...More

1  Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Decor and furniture look great, looks like a lovely restaurant from the outside and we were drawn in by the appealing menu, but please don’t make that mistake! The waiter (there was only one) was inattentive and unfriendly with absolutely zero people skills. Ordered a...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Let’s get the negatives out the way; 1.Service needs to be improved- the young waitresses did not know what drinks were available! 2. Toilets were not clean This was a pricey night. Although sharing with friends, made it bearable. We had fab food and drinks...More

Thank Viv S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 194
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 High Street, Esher KT10 9QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Esher
  • Phone Number: +44 1372 462333
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Layla serves a range of traditional Lebanese meals and drinks. The private alcoves make it the perfect choice for an intimate evening with a loved one. Also there is Live music Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and belly dancing on Fridays and Saturdays.
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