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Barbar Restaurant

Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 753 330
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (78 reviews)
“sandwiches” (87 reviews)
“chicken” (37 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Lebanese, Fast food, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
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1 - 10 of 430 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The shawarma and francisco sandwiches are so delicious and you can grab a sweet bite later at an affordable price

Thank 3absa
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is somehow small restaurant, presenting Shawerma, Kebba, Falafel, Mezzah and other famous Lebanese food. Its located in Hamra area (few steps from main Hamra street). its simple, not expensive, a meal would cost $10:20 which is not expensive at Beirut.

Thank 55Ayman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the staff working here always smiling and friendly to tourists my arabic isnt that great and they speak english so it helps alot they make the yummiest food here and are so welcoming to everyone from new to old customers

Thank faizaeljabbifaizael
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Affordable street food place, A huge varieties of food, Francisco, is the famous chicken sandwich and a must try

Thank Abdoyam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The sandwiches here are pretty good when you need a quick fix. It's not exactly gourmet material but everyday down to earth wholesome food.

Thank Zinnia S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food , good variety and fair prices. This will be the title for Barbar restaurants. The first in its kind in lebanon . The mankoushe is their specialty but they can do so much more. If you are a food lover , this will...More

Thank Issam H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A local success story that started with one little shop and now consists of a few dozen venues within one block offering everything from grilled meat sandwiches to freshly-squeezed juice...

Thank daveying99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If in the area, do make a stop at "Barbar sq" and opt for a falafel sandwitch to go. A must after a bar stroll in hamra area

Thank Jolotravelling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The location is not far from big hotels and Rouche Rock Cornish.. i tried of couple of dishes and sandwiches over few days of my staying here and simply loved their food Cleaniness; I tend to be picky with places so this one is a...More

Thank Sara Z
Reviewed 15 October 2017

I came here last January to figure out what the hype was about, and found the barbar shawerma to be okay, but given my access to amazing shawerma in Egypt, I wasn't blown away. I came back in October and brought a friend, and the...More

Thank SuzeeoutoftheCity201
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Questions & Answers
Nicola M
30 June 2017|
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Response from Pakiza A | Reviewed this property |
Falafel, batata harra (spiced cubes of potatoes n coriander), salad bar
louise f
8 January 2015|
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Response from elnemr | Reviewed this property |
I mean usufeli is in Turkey barbar restaurant in Beirut tks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 753 330
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