Travel & Leisure: #Beirut Named The Best International City for Food

Picture by Bethany Kehdy Food is probably the only thing we are still good at in Lebanon and we can still brag about. Nothing beats a typical Lebanese lunch with the tens of hot and cold dishes and of course the raw meat and the grilled meats . Every year, Travel and Leisure asks readers to weigh in on travel experiences around the globe and rate cities for a number of qualities, including food. This…

Since Five Guys is Not Coming to Lebanon, We Might as Well Open Our Own!

A "Five Guys" burger & fries place just opened recently in Antoura. It even has five little guys underneath its logo. Obviously it's not the real deal but I am actually tempted to try it out as I love these small Lebanese burger shops. Last year when I was in Dubai, I went to the real Five Guys to give it a try. It was good but not as good as I thought it would…

Chocolate Hummus

7 months ago
Photo Credits: PopSugar Have you ever thought of mixing chocolate and chickpeas? I’ve had a chickpeas fruit tart before and it was surprisingly good so Chocolate hummus is definitely something I would try. ...

Dewars Introducing the Scotch Egg in Lebanon

8 months ago
[Source] Dewars Lebanon has officially launched The Scotch Egg Club a week ago that will take over Garden State on Monday on the 1st of August. I missed out on the launch but I’m eager ...

Cafe Najjar From “Wen fi Lebnene Fi Najjar” To “Abel Kel Chi, Fi Najjar”

8 months ago
If I had seen this ad on TV, I would have never guessed it was a Cafe Najjar one. Beach house, surfer with dreadlocks, beach volley and a camp fire: A drastic change from their ...

Vogue Spends Four Perfect Days in Beirut

8 months ago
Alison Beckner came to visit Beirut for four days and the result was “a perfect storm of shopping, wining, dining, dancing, and—eventually—sleeping in this capital city where the Mediterranean meets the Middle East”. Friday at ...

A Sneak Peek into Roadster Diner’s New Menu

8 months ago
Roadster Diner just launched a brand new menu and I was the first to try it out on Saturday at their new Hazmieh branch. The new menu rolls out on Thursday and will contain over ...

Lebanese Wines Marsyas & Bargylus Featured In France’s Le Monde

8 months ago
Karim and Sandro Saadé, the two brothers and owners of Château Marsyas in Lebanon and Domaine de Bargylus in Syria got a special two-page feature in the French daily newspapers Le Monde, one of the ...

Restaurants in Lebanon That Allow Credit/Debit Card Payment on Delivery

8 months ago
I always carry some cash in my wallet but I’d rather use my credit/debit cards for all my payments, especially when I’m ordering lunch or dinners because it’s much more convenient. A friend of mine ...

Al-Manar Anchor’s Twisted Logic

9 months ago
A Lebanese TV Anchor called Diaa Bou Taam tweeted yesterday that he wants to boycott restaurants that open during fasting hours and that he is going to shame them in public. He went on by ...