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Bay Rock Cafe

) #57 of 721 Restaurants in Beirut €€ - €€€ Lebanese, , Cafe
General de Gaulle Street, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 796 700
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible4%
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Lebanese, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, Seafood, International, Barbecue, Pub
€€ - €€€
General de Gaulle Street, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing location and what an excellent restaurant! The food was so good and the staff were so accommodating, that I could've just stayed there all day eating, drinking and taking in the breathtaking scenery. This restaurant is definitely a gem to hang out...More

Thank Mihir_tx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although it has a great view of the rocks, the cafe is very touristic, overpriced and does not allow you a relaxed atmosphere, at nigh time they have colored lights on the bar which reflects on the glass that overlooks the sea... noisy! waiters are...More

Thank RanaAmman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food with lovely view on legendary Rocks , water pipe and rose wine are recommended to try Best for lunch

Thank KatrinRoyko
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Nice cafe, high prices but the view worth it . They have a wifi but it doesn't work. overall is is an average cafe .

Thank Tala B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I went with a family for Dinner and as this place was very close to my Hotel. I never seen in my life such a huge area for dining and the cafe was packed due to weekend. We had Sheesa also while we were waiting...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Nice and cosy cafe with a good view on Raouche rocks. Still reasonbly priced. The veranda is nice but gets very windy in the evening.

Thank Maxga1989
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Amazing view of the rocks and the sunset. Popular spot among tourists and alike; reason actually being the only café/rest serving alcohol at the area! Do not expect much or a fine dining experience from the food or drinks although the menu is quite rich....More

Thank Hakan T
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Great location, good service, very tasy local food. Must to visit when you are in Beirut. Fantastic views.

Thank PD0674
tarekworks, Public Relations Manager at Bay Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback , we hope to see you back soon .

Reviewed 23 April 2017

We had a very good Lebanese meal overlooking the famous Pigeon Rock. I would highly recommend the experience.

Thank Daniel M
tarekworks, Public Relations Manager at Bay Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Thank you for your feedback , we hope to see you back soon .

Reviewed 19 April 2017

The view alone is enough to give this restaurant an excellent review. But the food I must say is the best lebanese meal I've had. The bread is great, the olives, the manakish, the pickles, the moutabal. It is a really great meal. Must try....More

Thank Ferdinand P
tarekworks, Public Relations Manager at Bay Rock Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

and this made us happy , we hope to see you back soon . Regards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$70
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: General de Gaulle Street, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 796 700
  • E-mail
Stimulated in the heart of Beirut, and overlooking the famous Pigeon Rock, Bayrock Cafe was established in the year 1986, and has become a family favorite due to the fine cuisine it offers and the outstanding view that people could enjoy. Specializing in Arabic traditional food & International cuisine, mainly steaks, and a wide variety of fresh salads. Also famous for their delicious Plat Du Jour and different assortments of cakes and Italian ice-cream, their chefs work tirelessly to provide you with the best quality. They strive to offer a comfortable and elegant dining environment so that your visit will be a memorable one
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