Zahli Restaurant offers a fine dining experience within
a stylish contemporary setting.
Sydney’s finest Middle Eastern restaurant

Known as the City of Wine and Poetry, Zahlé is steeped in Lebanon’s famous Mezza tradition. And it’s from Zahlè that we draw much of our inspiration. Our Executive Chef and his team use thousand-year-old tradition as a delicious base to create modern Lebanese cuisine.

Zahli has been lauded by restaurant reviewers from around the world and recognised by publications including Destination Australia Magazine, Australian Good Food Guide, Best Restaurants of Australia, The Daily Telegraph, Flight Network, Step Feed and Trip Advisor.

Mohammad
Issmail

Having grown up with the richness and variety of Lebanese cuisine, Mohammad’s passion for authentic flavour cultivated his desire to bring it to Australia. In July 2014, Mohammad opened Zahli, a contemporary Lebanese restaurant inspired by the vitality, ambience and hospitality of Lebanon and its rich culture.

Recognised as one of the most authentic Middle Eastern restaurants in the country, Zahli has quickly earned a reputation for transforming the modern Australian dining landscape.

Elie Abi
Rached

Elie’s vision at Zahli Restaurant is to create a personalised fine dining experience that immerses its guests in authentic Lebanese cuisine and culture. With more than a decade’s experience - eight years as an Executive Chef - Elie brings a truly diverse range of culinary influences to the Zahli kitchen.

His love for Middle Eastern flavours, ingredients and cooking techniques, is paired with his enthusiasm to share this passion with others through Zahli Restaurant. n restaurants in the country, Zahli has quickly earned a reputation for transforming the modern Australian dining landscape.