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The Black Lion Restaurant

€€ - €€€Eastern European, , Vegetarian Friendly
Z. Kvlividze 28 | Oqros ubani/Vorontsovi District, Tbilisi 0114, Georgia
+995 322 96 09 56
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Eastern European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Z. Kvlividze 28 | Oqros ubani/Vorontsovi District, Tbilisi 0114, Georgia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went at Shavi Lomi ( Black Lion) under the advice of our hostel. Definitely a good choice. The restaurant is situated in an old-brick house with vaults and it has a really nice and well finished garden. The menu offers typical dishes sometimes variated...More

Thank Giulia G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really best memories on Amagleba street, never been here, but sure not the less, cozy atmosphere, recommended

Thank Acho K
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

amazing! as simple as it sounds! unique dishes of Georgian food. every dish is outstanding. we will be there again for sure!

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

There are many places with excellent food in Georgia, Tbilisi in particular. That is not hard as this is one of the most varied and tastiest cuisines in the world. But this restaurant beats all expectations. The variety of the vegetarian dishes and salads, the...More

1  Thank MariusDrag
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I used to like the old Shavi Lomi when they opened back in 2011. Came back to Tbilisi now only to discover that the new one is way better. Great ambiance, amazing food, excellent outdoor area, lovely staff. Ate with friends, full table, plenty of...More

Thank Sapsopan
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I visited all the reccomended restaurants in Tblisi (including a visit to Hard Rock Cafe ) and left this until the last day . Without question it was the best experience of my whole trip . From the adventure of finding the place , to...More

Thank Clive C
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite places in Tbilisi... Quite, cozy and very charming...at the summer time you can enjoy the backyard, at rainy days you can spend great time in shabby chic interior . And of course the food.... an amazing fusion of traditional cuisine. Highly...More

Thank Ilana S
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I just came here by local recommendation .. the food it is simply amazing best food I had in Georgia was here .. I tried top rated restaurants and this one wins by far all others ! Enjoy don't miss it !

Thank FadiHaik
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Excellent local food in abundance. The starters were my favorite. Ask some one to take you there, a bit difficult to find on your own.

Thank Elisabeth L
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Came there late, without reservation. Place was packed. Waited for a table and ordered some wine. It took them some time to get it to the table (10-15) minutes. Staff is friendly, nice, and were running around. I can always excuse the wait since I...More

Thank Fjodor A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Z. Kvlividze 28 | Oqros ubani/Vorontsovi District, Tbilisi 0114, Georgia
  • Location: Europe  >  Georgia  >  Tbilisi
  • Phone Number: +995 322 96 09 56
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