The Very Best Local Restaurants in Beirut

Don’t they say that the surest path to discovering a place’s culture runs through the stomach? Our Beirut locals are eager to share their favorite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, casual spots, fine dining, traditional Lebanese kitchen, ethnic cuisine and everything in between — all without breaking the bank. When it comes to the best food in Beirut, you’re in safe, expert hands.

Café de Pénélope – Cafe bar

Café de Pénélope – Cafe bar

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“Café de Pénélope” is a beautiful charming place in Barado, Beirut. It’s huge, yet well hidden, and finely decorated. Definitely one of my favorite places.

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Cantina Sociale – A wine shop and café concept

Cantina Sociale – A wine shop and café concept

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Cantina Sociale is a wine and coffee shop concept located in Beirut. If you’re a fan of wine and chill, modern spaces then you need to hit it up…

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Catrinas – Mexican restaurant

Catrinas – Mexican restaurant

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“Catrinas” is one of my favorite restaurants in Beirut. It makes extremely delicious Mexican food and has spot-on atmosphere. Just try not to go at night.

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Das Küche – Sausages and beer

Das Küche – Sausages and beer

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“Das Küche” is a must-visit spot in Beirut if you like real German or Polish sausages (more than 15 types!) and beer. Remember to bring cash!

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Edds n’ Eddy’s Street Food – Special kaake

Edds n’ Eddy’s Street Food – Special kaake

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“Edds n’ Eddy’s Street Food” in Beirut makes legendary kaake, baked potatoes, crepes… I literally love everything there!

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