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#358 of 698 Restaurants in Beirut
Certificate of Excellence
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Mar Nicolas Street | Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 336 644
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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217 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went for business lunch and had a good experience. Menu is a mix of Japanese (Sushi) and Mediterranean cuisine. Quick service and nice quality.

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Thank Kkristen70
Barcelona, Spain
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90 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Another one of those " have you seen me" restaurants. Very average food and 50$ for a medium quality piece of meat. Average sushi ( if i can call it sushi, maybe i should call it rice with mayo); average pizza ; average everything. But steep 50-80$ per head!

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Thank psaab
Lebanon
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193 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

This place does not die, I started to go to So when i was still in my teenage and i still go there and it is still great! The setting is done like years ago and it is still compatible with today trend. The food is great, i like the salad bar, the pizzas, and the sushi. Great authentic place!

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Thank Nay_Mouawad
lebanon
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

The Sô is always the same, and will always be.I have known this restaurant since 2005, the quality of food never changed, it s always tasty, they changed the set up for something more modern and trendy, the staff are friendly, i love the ambiance of this restaurant.

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Thank mariadelourdes22
Beirut, Lebanon
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43 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Love this restaurant, the staff is really nice the place have a great atmosphere, and the food is not bad with a wide variety of cuisines . I love to sit on the suchi bar where jimmy the chef can prepare u special request items .

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Thank Pheobeab
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Very nice place very nice people tasty food sushi was great will be back again that's for sure ... Waiters are pro and friendly my wife enjoyed her meal to the last bump

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Thank Charles F
Beirut, Lebanon
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95 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

Nice restaurant and setting . Food quality is good, especially pizza . Starters are good as well. Steaks are ok, but good be better. It is strange that only one sauce is available. Also, some products are not available. Place a bit expensive.

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Thank Mhaww
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Literally one of my worst experiences ever in a restaurant. the waiter (a bit chubby one) was arrogant, robotic and rude acted if he is so bored of his job or he wanted to give the impression he is so cool and a bad boy, he barely spoke and was bothered when taking the order. One of the dishes was... More 

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Thank AObeid
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

What I like in SO is the verity of the food and all of them taste good They salad bar and the sushi are excellent

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Thank talalalnafisi
lebanon
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

You can have what ever you wish and be sure it will be tasty and fresh, staff are polite and well trained.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, International, Sushi
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mar Nicolas Street | Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 336 644

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?