If you’re coming to Lebanon this weekend for Eid then below is my personal recommendation list:
La Creperie Jounieh
For those of you who don’t know La Creperie yet, it’s is one of Lebanon’s most authentic and beautiful restaurants and has been serving great food since 1968. The restaurant is an 18th Century Picturesque Ottoman House that offers a breathtaking view across the Jounieh bay. An ideal place for a late afternoon meal, sunset drinksor a Sunday family lunch. More details [Here].
Ice Pop Thursdays And Apero Electro Sundays at Garden State, Sin el Fil
One of the hottest outdoor venues this summer in Beirut holding a different theme on a daily basis. Thursday is the busiest with pop music from the 80s and 90s, Sundays are chill out Apero Electro with live cooking. Wednesday is a dog-friendly day where everyone can bring his dog. More details [here].
Sunset drinks at the Roof Beirut
The highest rooftop in town with a breathtaking view. Enjoy sunset drinks and asian tapas after 7pm. More details [here].
Sunset drinks and Party at Iris
Iris is on top of Annahar building at the heart of Beirut. A great place to chill after work or party on the weekend.
Beer & BBQ at Colonel Beer in Batroun
A local microbrewery and restaurant located in the heart of Batroun. Colonel Beer is only few meters away from the beach and you can enjoy BBQs, freshly brewed beer, local artists and a great atmosphere. More info [here].
80s and 90s night at B018
80s night on Thursdays, 90s night on Sundays. Not to be missed!
An open-air pub overlooking Beirut. Capitole never gets old.
Burgers at Smoking Bun
Best street burger in Beirut. More info [here].
Ice Cream at Helado
My favorite icecream shop in Lebanon. The flavors are quite original and delicious. There’s Baileys, Whiskey, Green Apple, Fig, Lotus, Oreo and others. Make sure you drop by on your way back from the beach.
Weekend Escape At the Taanayel Ecolodge
A traditional village located in the heart of the Bekaa. A great place to walk around and enjoy nature, have great food at Al Khan Al Makssoud and have fun with the various outdoor activities. More details [here].
Karting at RPM Lebanon:
RPM (Racing Park Mtein) is the newest and hottest karting circuit in Lebanon. It’s a long drive from Beirut (1 hour or more) but it’s totally worth it and there’s a lot of sightseeing to do on the way to Mtein. More details [here].
Weekend escape at Mir Amin Palace
The Chouf is one of the best-preserved and most beautiful areas in Lebanon. It boasts the biggest Cedars forest in Lebanon, historical palaces built by the Emirs of Lebanon, most notably the magnificent Beiteddine palace, as well as beautiful old Lebanese houses, monasteries and attractions. It’s the perfect getaway from the city, the noise and the pollution and the Mir Amin Palace Hotel is the ideal place to stay when you’re planning a weekend in the Chouf. More details [here].
Chill Grill Sunday at Pinea Campus
A gorgeous campsite surrounded by a large stone pines forest and located in Haitoura area in Jezzine (South Lebanon). It’s a great spot for camping, enjoying outdoor activities like ATVing, Skeet/Trap shooting (Tiro), mountain biking, horseback riding and Hiking and chill grills on Sunday. Call 70 776 612 for more details or check [here].
Seafood at Chez Sami’s New Terrace:
Check out Chez Sami’s new terrace (Chez Sami Le Deck) and enjoy a splendid view while having the best seafood in town. More details [here].