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Au Za'atar

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
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Stella Artois
Leuven, Belgium
Almaza Pilsener
961 Red Ale
Mazraat Yachoua, Lebanon
961 Lager
Mazraat Yachoua, Lebanon
961 Pale Ale
Mazraat Yachoua, Lebanon
Amsterdam, Holland
Nava, Mexico
Strawberry Banana Cocktail
Blended fresh strawberries & bananas with milk, topped with pistachio & pinenuts
Lebanese Fruit Cocktail
Fragrant avocado, mango puree, strawberry coulis, ashta cream topped with pistachio & pinenuts
Laban Ayran
Salty homemade yogurt drink
Frozen Mint Lemonda
Blended fresh mint and fresh lemon juice
Frozen Watermelon Juice
Blended fresh watermelon
Frozen Jellab
Sweet blend of grape, date molasses, rose water and garnished with pine nuts and pistachio
Frozen Strawberry Vimto
Malt beverage - apple flavor
Gl $11.0
Btl $44.0
Prosecco Luluca
Bright and refreshing - Italy
Gl $13.0
Btl $48.0
Sparkling Rose, Rene Briand Brut
Beautiful bouquet and color with a soft flavors - France
Gl $11.0
Sparkling wine with splash of oj
Gl $11.0
Sparkling wine with splash of peach puree
Gl $12.0
Strawberry Mimosa
Sparkling wine with splash of strawberry puree
Gl $11.0
Btl $40.0
Pinot Grigio, Cesari 2017
Lemon zest & minerals - Italy
Gl $12.0
Btl $44.0
Clos Blanc, Wardy 2016
Crisp, fresh blend of Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and Viognier - Lebanon
Gl $12.0
Btl $44.0
Moscato, Vino 2016
Medium sweet with abundant mandarin orange flavors that show a slight spritz - USA
Gl $13.0
Btl $48.0
Chardonnay, Perle du Chateau Wardy 2015
Smooth, powerful tropical fruit and peach aromas with hints of honey and spice
Gl $13.0
Btl $48.0
Sauvignon Blanc, Wardy 2016
Crisp Sauvignon Blanc with hints of topical fruit and citrus - Lebanon
Btl $48.0
Blanc de Blancs, Château Ksara 2016
Lightly oaked, crisp, floral blend of Chardonnay & Sauvignon Blanc - Lebanon
Btl $88.0
Obeideh, Wardy 2015
Notes of dried apricots, white melons and an ashy finish - Lebanon
Gl $12.0
Btl $44.0
Pinot Noir, Echelon 2016
Black currant & raspberry - USA
Gl $13.0
Btl $48.0
Altitudes Rouge, IXSIR 2012
Blackcurrant & a touch of oak - Lebanon
Gl $13.0
Btl $48.0
Les Brettèches, Château Kefraya 2014
A standard Lebanese table wine with silky tannins and a finely spiced palate - Lebanon
Gl $13.0
Btl $48.0
Les Terroirs, Wardy 2016
Smooth tannins with hints of fresh black cherries make this wine drinkable on its own or with any dish - Lebanon
Gl $14.0
Btl $52.0
Syrah, Les Coteaux, Château Kefraya 2014
A vibrant, rich table wine with notes of fresh fruit and vanilla - Lebanon
Gl $14.0
Btl $52.0
Merlot, Domaine Wardy 2016
Ripe prunes and red fruits, smooth tannins with a warm spicy touch - Lebanon
Gl $16.0
Btl $60.0
Domaine Château Les Cèdres, Wardy 2013
A complex red wine with the firm earthy core of a Cabernet, interwoven with the deep, peppery aromas of Shiraz and the subtle fruity flavors of Merlot - Lebanon
Btl $44.0
Merlot, Soleca 2014
Strawberries & raspberries with subtle hints of vanilla - Chile
Btl $52.0
Rioja, Vivanco 2014
Rich, fruity & spicy - Spain
Btl $52.0
Reserve du Douvent, Château Ksara 2016
Jammy fruit & baking spice - Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great halal food! Good service and tasty food! Worth a visit! Loved carving my own meat onto my plate!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Meynul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like bad service, over priced food and cocky management then i'd recommend this restaurant. The table top shawarma is the gimmick that attracts everyone but really not worth the crappy service u get. Everything else on the menu is pretty average tasting, small...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Nimra K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Second time there for dinner, and always as satisfied! Huge portions, delicious food, rich and varied menu!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Salma A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife could not have been happier with the lamb chops. HOWEVER, I ordered filet mignon kabob, and it was inedibly tough. When I told the waiter that it was too tough to eat and too over cooked the waiter took my plate away, but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LovesRestaurants2014
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

The restauran is very cute and have nice family friendly atmosphere. Food is great and service very kind and caring. Really recommendable!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Noelia_Silvan
Reviewed 14 December 2018

A divine experience. Out-of-this-world Lebanese food, and I am spoiled by Lebanese home cooking. Not cheap, but worth every penny, and portions are huge. Everything is marvelous except for the noise level. If you are sensitive, choose your time carefully. That's what I'll do in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karen B
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Great atmosphere and well attentive staff. You can choose small plates or full dinner. Don't miss the Kibbe! Very authentic and perfect with a glass of fine wine. Recommend to any who like Middle Eastern food and want a true NYC experience.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank luv2trvl4life
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Decided to try something different, away from the hustle of Time Square, where we were staying. Made reservations for 4 at Au Zaatar and it was great. We definitely ordered too much food but our companions wanted to try as much as possible. The table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank kalilh
Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

The service is quick and just perfect! Food is authentic and very delicious and with huge portions! Highly recommend it!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Salma A
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We went for the personal schwarma and it didn’t disappoint! One is enough for 4 people if you have some starters/appetisers too. We had the chicken and I was delicious. You have to ask for it though as it’s bizarrely not on the menu! Friendly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank dendenz1
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Janine L
5 August 2018|
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Response from 766alexandriav | Reviewed this property |
I can't really remember exact price but I did ask and I know it was more than the platter we ordered so I'm definitely comfortable saying $50-55.
Daniyal K
4 June 2018|
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Response from Allansha | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. And did not see anything. That stated this fact. Never thought about this issue, I am sorry that I do not know but you should contact them directly and adk them.
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