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

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 they said: Jade George, editorial director of Middle Eastern food culture magazine Carton, says: "It bills itself as contemporary French but chef Youssef Akiki of Burgundy challenges rigid dining habits by introducing Lebanese dishes done his way, and often experimenting…

The Longest Iftar Table in The World – by Ajialouna

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 to visit them a couple of years and was amazed by the amount of services they provide and their level of organization. Just to give you an idea, they offer on a daily basis free clothes and food supplies to…
Food

Just Sul Coming to Kahwet Beirut on Monday

1 week 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 ...
Food

AL RIFAI Now Serving #Covfefe

3 weeks ago
This is not the first time Al Rifai pokes fun at President Trump and the way things are going, it definitely won’t be the last. We still don’t know what #Covfefe means and to make ...
Art

Beirut Cultural Festivals 2017: An Unprecedented Journey into the Story of Beirut

3 weeks ago
Beirut Cultural Festivals is the best thing that came to Beirut last year. Beirut were in dire need of a grandiose spectacle that serves its history right and match its modern and busy life. Last ...
Food

Zaatar w Zeit Launching “Knefeh in the Pan” During Ramadan

3 weeks ago
ZWZ is taking their Z Knefeh to a new level and just launched the “Knefeh in the Pan”. I passed by the Jeita branch today to give it a try and as expected, it’s really ...
Food

Labneh Cones by The Kitchen Babe

3 weeks ago
I’ve been following TheKitchenBabe (Nadine el Chamaa) for quite some time and it’s one of those food styling and recipe creation accounts that keep you coming back for more. Nadine’s latest creation are Labneh cones, ...
Food

My Ten Favorite Ice-cream Bars

4 weeks ago
Here’s a list of my favorite ice cream chocolate bars, from the real cheap frozen Trio bar to Wall’s Magnum Almond. 1- Vanilla & Strawberry Imperiale (with the strawberry inside) – Bonjus Chocolate and almond ...
Food

Casper & Gambini’s Introducing a Braille Menu in #Lebanon

1 month ago
C&G’s is launching today its Braille menu, making it the first restaurant to do so in Lebanon. As you all know, Braille is a writing system that helps blind, partially-blind or visually impaired individuals to ...
Food

All You Need to Know about Restos St. Nicolas: A New Food Cluster Opening in Achrafieh

1 month ago
If you’ve passed by Charles Malek’s Avenue in Achrafieh recently, you probably noticed ongoing construction right after Saint Nicolas’ Church. Since I used to work there, I thought at first they were destroying the old ...
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