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Al Balad

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Headquarter Sahel Alma Lebanon | Nejmeh Square, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 985 375
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53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Al Balad did an excellent job hosting our family for Christmas Day! The food was incredible and the staff were so professional and helpful! I highly recommend this place and will visit again on our next trip!!

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Thank Coco_DCC
Beirut, Lebanon
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364 reviews
253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best places that offer lebanese and Mediterranean food...hummus, baba gannouj, kebbe...the food tastes great...I love it! !!

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Thank Issa M
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant, nice decoration, good ambiance, it serve a best lebanese food, good quality of food and very specials oriental desert, the staff is very friendly.

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Thank Alain A
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Good ambiance ... Nice decoration ... A most delicious food and the kindest service ever seen, highly recommend it !!!!

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Thank Rami D
Paris, France
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49 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

One of the best lebanese restaurant , it serve a best lebanese food with very specials oriental desserts , try the one in jounieh with the sea view.. as this restaurant has 2 franchise one in beirut cnter and the other in jounieh city east of beirut

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1 Thank gioeliass
Beirut, Lebanon
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63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

the best Lebanese food that you can have with the various plates of Mezze and Lebanese food. the staff is very friendly and the situation is in the heart of the city in the down town

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Thank Ziad A
Greater London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

Me and my dear friend having evening by going to cinema just a meters away from this nice place.We are late and looking for some little food and we found Balad Lebanese and what are wonderful choice we made.Staff are very frendly and particular one of them Mustapha who serve our table.He is very good.Sadly we didn't have much food... More 

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Thank 161Olga
Beirut, Lebanon
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

good ambiance , nice decoration ... good location open Jounieh bay and easy access arghileh (hooka) available .. credit card acceptable

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1 Thank Wiss74
Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

Al Balad Jounieh Sahel Alma, a must visit place. Great location, beautiful restaurant and tasty food. We were seated outside on the terrace with a beautiful view of the Mediterranean sea. The service was good but the food was excellent. We ordered the traditional Lebanese mezza, we were savoring every bite.

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1 Thank Taline M
Cork, Cork, Ireland
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

Besides being in a central location and a good degree of cleanliness this restaurant has little to offer. Poor service and only very fair food. We had much fresher and tastier food in most other restaurants.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Headquarter Sahel Alma Lebanon | Nejmeh Square, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 985 375
Description
Offering you Innovative Combination of the Finest IngredientsOpen since 1999 in the heart of Beirut, Al Balad restaurant introduced the concept of Lebanese dining in a casual atmosphere. This proved to be a success and soon enough, expansion began in Lebanon and the Middle East. We, at Al Balad, preserve Lebanese traditions in each of our exquisite recipes, which are based on the most innovative combinations of the finest ingredients. We owe our reputation to the equation that combines fusion cuisine, a charming setting and convivial staff. Our customers can enjoy this experience in either Downtown Beirut or Jounieh.Downtown: 1145 ahdab streetJounieh: sahel alma facing platea Dbayeh: blueberry squareWe also have branches in KSA, Kuwait, Qatar and soon in Egypt

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