WE WERE THERE
We’ve put together a handy little roundup of events around town so you can see what we’ve been up to.
KEMPINSKI CHOCOLATE AND HIGH TEA
When : March 1,2017
Kempinski Summerland Hotel and Resort launched their chocolate and high tea experience held in their lobby lounge “Le Salon“. Guests were treated with a selection of exclusive high tea and an amazing wide range of chocolate desserts, including truffles, cakes, macarons, and more by pastry Chef Pierre Abi Haila. Kempinski will host this afternoon chocolate and high tea experience every Wednesday throughout the month of March 2017.
MALT GALLERY ANNIVERSARY
When : Dec 14-15,2016
The Malt Gallery, the first of its kind boutique dedicated to malts, spirits, wines and craft beers; celebrated its second anniversary. A two day event was held on the occasion, with special collaborations with renowned designer and architect, Nada Debs and culinary sensation Rouba Khalil.
BROUMANA VILLA AND BROUMANA SQUARE OFFICIAL SUMMER 2018 OPENING
When : June 27,2018
In a memorable ceremony that gathered VIPs, loyal customers, media and influencers, Broumana Villa and Broumana Square had their official opening Wednesday, June 27 to welcome the new summer season. The two high-end clusters house a very rich variety of restaurants where invitees had the opportunity to experience the wide range of cuisines and enjoy the evening with different entertaining shows that covered both venues.
In a nutshell : The finest traditional Lebanese cuisine (dine-in & delivery).
Don’t miss: Hommos platters, shawarma dishes, grills or nayyeh
diwanbeirut.com | 03-414474
DOOBARA LEBANESE CUISINE
In a nutshell : A Lebanese café that invites its guests to take a trip back to old Beirut.
Don’t miss: Lebanese cuisine
Facebook/doobaracafe | 81-616333
EL DENYE HEK
In a nutshell : A traditional Lebanese restaurant and café, giving that extra authentic touch to Mar Mikhael.
Don’t miss: Soujouk Kabab
Facebook/eldenyehek | 01-567191
In a nutshell : A tasteful international cuisine complete with a menu of original dishes and Spanish tapas.
Don’t miss: Goya grilled salmon, Burger Goya Chief, Goya Salad
Pasteur Street, Gemmayze
goyabeirut.com | 01-570388
In a nutshell : A café that takes you back to Beirut’s golden era.
Don’t miss: Lebanese food and arguileh
7management.me | 76-770707
In a nutshell : First and only lobster bar in Lebanon; signature fresh lobster rolls and shellfish inspired menu.
Don’t miss: The Lobster Roll
lobstersociety.com | 01-444565
MEAT THE FISH
In a nutshell : A premium meat and fish shop complemented by a daily menu featuring signature Mediter-Asian dishes, adapted seasonally, now bigger with more indoor seating.
Saifi Village, Beirut
meatthefish.com | 01-993606
In a nutshell : In the sea of nightlife Mother Shucker is the oyster bar.
Don’t miss: Oysters, lobster rolls, fish tacos, grilled octopus
St Nicholas Street, Mar Mikhael
mothershucker.me | 71-700111
In a nutshell : The legend of Adonis opens in Achrafieh.
Don’t miss: The mouthwatering premium burgers and chicken sub
mrbrowndiner.com | 01-205 206
In a nutshell : Milan’s iconic fashion district restaurant is now in Beirut.
Don’t miss: Papardelle Paper Moon
Abdelwahab Street, Ferneini Corner, Achrafieh
papermoonbeirut.com | 01-218401
PROPAGANDA GIN ROOM
In a nutshell : A restaurant/café by day and gin bar by night serving over 50 types of international gin.
Don’t miss: International Cuisine
Facebook/PropagandaGinRoom | 81-616222
In a nutshell: A new experience where the art of dining blends with the widest selection of spirits and groovy live music.
Don’t miss: International menu with Mediterranean flair
Beirut Souks, Downtown Beirut
saxbeirut.com | 70-707005
In a nutshell : A diverse range of steak and sushi coupled with different sauces.
Don’t miss: A diverse range of steak and sushi coupled with different sauces
Mar Mansour Street, Facing Pharmacy Braidi, Naccache
steakbarsushi.com | 76-555055
TRATTORIA SAPORI E VINI
In a nutshell : The first Italian Trattoria to open in Byblos offering freshly made Italian culinary classics.
Don’t miss: Our wood fire Napoletana Pizza
Byblos, 5 minutes from the old souk
Facebook/saporievini | 09-737437
THE BIKE KITCHEN
In a nutshell : Coffee, Bikes and Beer.
Don’t miss: The espresso, peanut-butter and taqabars