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Lebanese Taverna Cafe Restaurant Review: Part of the expanding family-owned restaurant group that first opened in Arlington, Virginia, this particular outlet is a fast food lover's dream, and could persuade the hamburger types that quick eats on the run can be both healthful and delicious. How about a lamb dish covered with thick yogurt and chickpeas and a side of falafel with fresh pita bread, served up in about six minutes? If you have been won over by this Middle Eastern cuisine replete with chickpeas, breads, tart salads, yogurt and lamb dishes, you will find plenty to satisfy here. We love the lamb stew with yogurt, a sturdy main course that pairs well with a square of honey-sweet baklava. Or, if you prefer, structure a meal around assorted appetizers: fattoush, tabbouleh, kibbeh and stuffed grape leaves might be one way to go. Alfresco eating on the central plaza is delightful when the sun warms the courtyard; eating indoors means grabbing a table when possible. Other locations.