IHOP – The International House of Pancakes

You know that big stack of thick, fluffy dreamy pancakes you always saw on TV but thought it was too good to be true !!! Well, brace yourself. In the midst of the huddled restaurants and shops at the Spot mall in Choueifat, you'll find the beloved all American, old school breakfast (& more) joint IHOP (International [...]

L’Atelier du Miel Workshop & Garden Café

In an unlikely alleyway in Gemmayze lies the perfect destination for a unique culinary experience. The founders of L'Atelier du Miel, famed for their unique honey, now bring you a Workshop & Garden Café offering honey based dishes, drinks and of course desserts. For those of you who don't know, L'atelier du miel offers more than30 different types [...]

Fleur Thé

Not only is this unique café/restaurant home to one of the best chocolat chaud viennois artisanal but it's also the perfect spot to get your creative juices flowing. The funky, colorful, rustic interior was designed by none other than the owner herself, Juliana Tarazi.

Sapori E Vini

Sapori E Vini is so much more than your average Italian trattoria. This is the kind of place that is going to make you fall in love with Italian cuisine over and over again, and we're not just talking about pizza here, it's the pasta, the salad, the homemade fondant ... The place is reminiscent [...]

Lunch at Villa Badaro

We headed to Villa Badaro on Saturday afternoon for lunch. It was the day before the Marathon and the roads were packed, after struggling to find a parking spot we were more than ready for a nice quiet lunch. Walking into the terrace surrounded by trees and greenery the place was almost full but our table was waiting [...]

A Beautiful Lunch at Society Bistro

After hearing so much positive feedback about Society Bistro we decided to give it a try and see for ourselves what all the hype was about. It took us a while to get a reservation as the place is always fully booked, once we experienced it we completely understood the reason why. A beautiful interior with professional friendly [...]

Lunch At é Cafe Sursock With Zomato

We arrived at é cafe in Achrafieh on a hot saturday afternoon for a lunch invitation with Zomato. We were welcomed by the team and waiters and offered refreshments while sitting on the outdoor terrace waiting for our fellow foodies to arrive in order to be seated inside. Upon everyone's arrival we moved inside to our [...]

Dar El Azrak – A Memorable Lunch By The Sea

As beautiful as summer in Lebanon is, the heat does get to a certain point that makes it unbearable to remain in the city and a trip towards the sea becomes a must for some cooling off and relaxation. We were delighted when we received our invitation to a Zomato foodie meetup at Dar El [...]

Rare The Restaurant – A Perfect Lunch in The Heart of Achrafieh

RARE is a French restaurant hidden in the backstreets of Achrafieh, once you find it its hard to fight the urge to walk in this cozy eatery. The facade of the restaurant is open to the street and features a bar with stools that give the place an urban feel and lets in plenty of light. [...]

Casper & Gambini’s – Aperitivo

On Thursday June 2nd Casper & Gambini's launched their new, oh so chic, aperitivo concept. The cozy, warm ambiance sets the mood for a light early evening meet up with friends or co-workers. You can indulge yourself with a bountiful spread of delectable small bites while sipping on swanky drinks like the Aperol Spritz cocktail and classic Negroni cocktail. The ultimate Italian pastime has made it's [...]

The Backyard – A new venue in Hazmieh

From the same people that brought The Village to Dbayeh comes The backyard, it is a vast open air project executed by Bernard Mallat Architects in collaboration with Walid Zeidan Architects and landscape design by Imad Gemayel and softscaping Rana Hamzeh from Exotica. We loved this new venue in Hazmieh, lots of space to roam around, a nice fountain [...]

Bent Al Sultan

Bent Al Sultan serves a fusion of Lebanese and Turkish dishes, as we walked in we could see that reflected in the decor; simple, modern with a Lebanese flare and ornaments that evoke Ottoman luxury textured with brass and gold. Dinner started with pumpkin soup served hot straight from an actual pumpkin, it was delicious although we're both not big fans of pumpkin we really enjoyed this smooth [...]

L’ancre Tabarja’s Re-opening

  We were pleased to be invited to L'ancre Restaurant's official re-opening dinner last month and after hearing the new management is the same as Appetito Trattoria in Hamra which happens to be our favorite Italian restaurant we knew we were in for a great evening. Located on the seaside road linking maameltein to Tabarja [...]

Pasquale – Grand Hills Broumana

Simply put, there are good Italian restaurants and then there is Pasquale. Last month was the opening of Pasquale at Grand Hills Broumana and it wasn't long till we had the opportunity to try it during a Zomato foodie meet up. We found the interior lacking in identity but the outdoor terrace was beautiful. The [...]

Appetito Trattoria

  A quaint and cozy place, Appetito Trattoria is a great choice for a romantic dinner or a quiet lunch. Located right across from Napoli Hotel on Mahatma Gandhi Street in Hamra they offer an authentic Italian experience in a nice setting and ambiance. We've been to Appetito twice and both times we left extremely satisfied. [...]