Deekmatic: A Chicken Lover’s Hidden Gem in Matn

I’m quite familiar with local restaurants and small “mom-and-pop” places in the Metn area. I went to school in that district, and many of my closest friends live and grew up there. Naturally, all the nights spent watching movies and playing board games there, meant we were often adventurous in what we’d order for food. A few weeks ago, we did just that, and ordered from a new chicken place I hadn’t tried before, and…

Starbucks Now Open in Broumana

Broumana is going to have a busy summer this year. First Roadster & Zaatar W Zeit and now Starbucks is also opening right next door. The shop wasn't open yet when I went there for the RD & ZWZ launch but I went back a couple of weeks later and saw it had opened. Oh and the S'mores Frappuccino is back!
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Celebrating Lebanese Food

2 weeks ago
Lebanese food is probably the one thing we can still brag about here in Lebanon. The below video is an old one but it’s pretty awesome and totally worth sharing. It’s done by the Fung ...
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For The Love of Zaatar (Thyme)

3 weeks ago
Here’s a 6-minute short movie on Mohammad Ali Neimeh, the man who cultivates Lebanon’s wild herb and who’s a thyme passionate. Mohammad, also known as Abou Kassem, used to collect thyme from the fields and ...
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Beirut Planting Roofs

3 weeks ago
Beirut Planting Roofs is the latest experiment by Ziad Abichaker, The “Garbage King”, where he’s teaming up with the American University of Beirut to install vertical planters made out of Eco-board panels on a rooftop ...
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Castania to Replace Al Rifai at Beirut Duty Free

3 weeks ago
I noticed Al Rifai’s ads all over the billboards in the past few days and wasn’t sure if they were celebrating a milestone or sending out a message. I checked their Facebook page and they ...
Food

Roadster Diner & Zaatar W Zeit Now Open Side-By-Side in Broumana

3 weeks ago
Even if you weren’t that familiar with the Broumana area, you only needed to follow the traffic and the lights yesterday to spot the newly open Roadster Diner & Zaatar w Zeit outlets. The new ...
Food

Burgundy (Beirut) on CNN’s List of Underrated Restaurants Worldwide

1 month ago
CNN asked food experts and members of the global academy that appoints panelists for the World’s 50 Best Restaurants for their recommendations for underrated restaurants, and Burgundy Beirut made it to the list. Here’s what ...
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The Longest Iftar Table in The World – by Ajialouna

1 month ago
Ajialouna is a charitable, social, educational and cultural organization in Beirut. It’s been around for 20 years and the work they’ve been pulling throughout the years is quite remarkable to say the least. I went ...
Food

Just Sul Coming to Kahwet Beirut on Monday

1 month ago
Just Sul will be tomorrow in Beirut at Kahwet Beirut for Iftar. I was surprised to see Kahwet Beirut’s Facebook page sharing one of his videos but then I read that he’s coming. This guy ...
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