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Em Sherif

Rue Victor Hugo | Monot, Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 70 919 119
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cold meze” (5 reviews)
“fattoush” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
Rue Victor Hugo | Monot, Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
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1 - 10 of 477 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic restaurant, amazing food varieties, all home made taste , nice atomosphere , friendly staff

Thank Ameen A
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear Ameen, Thank you for sharing, we are so glad you enjoyed our food, service and ambiance! Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing restaurant in Beirut. Beautiful decor very limited number of seats. The food is delicious and the live music show is great!

Thank Greg L
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Greg, First of all, thank you for sharing your experience at Em Sherif Restaurant. We were very glad to know that you enjoyed our food and live entertainment. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Last week on Friday we had a family dinner with a friend who was visiting from the U.S.A.. The restaurant served a set menu with over 40 dishes , cold appetizers, hot dishes , grilled meat and chicken , followed with sweets , fruits and...More

Thank loutfike
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing, we are so glad you enjoyed our food and service! Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service, set menu with a lot of lebanese mezzeh, with live entertainment(mostly arabic oldies with some english and french songs). A bit expensive but it is worth it. What I didn't like is that the drinks are charged separetly which makes an already big...More

1  Thank adnanhamzeh
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Adnan, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We were so glad to hear that you enjoyed our Lebanese mezze and Live music, we appreciate it and look forward to welcome you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good service, first class meals. Cozy place in the upper floor Clean staff serving. The food was served hot, after the dinner started the music The atmosphere was very familial.

Thank chcreidi
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We would absolutely love to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had our wedding dinner rehearsal at Em sheriff and it was amazing! For real Lebanese food , Em sherif is a must try. A bit expensive but worth every cent We make sure to hop on in em sheriff every time we visit beirut...More

Thank makomez
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It brought us so much joy to read your review. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We would absolutely love to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It wasn't good experience So expensive Not the nice Lebanese food I didn't like and don't recommend it to be in your preferences.More

1  Thank mohamedtaha1977
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mohamed, We're very sorry to hear that you had an unpleasant experience at our restaurant. Could you please provide us with your contact details via a private message on FB or send us an email to info@emsherif.com, we'd like to get in touch and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

kitchen closes at 4 for lunch! londoners' habits? having lunch at 12!!!??? Even in England most places nowadays serve all day! we never managed to be there early enough to eat!!!

1  Thank victoria2307
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start honestly: food , ambience , presentation of dishes or decoration. Food is second to none they offer the most delicious Lebanese dishes I've ever had it's all prepared as it's prepared at Lebanese traditional home i cannot fault them on this.Food is...More

Thank JWalace79
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing, we are so glad you enjoyed our food and service! Hope to see you again soon :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere ,lovely live singer , amazing food but a little bit too much as a lot goes to waste . It's one whole set of menu so u don't choose, all twenty something different plates of food is brought to the table . The...More

Thank alliahf
Sgr O, Guest Relations Manager at Em Sherif, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We would absolutely love to have you back again soon!

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Bosha73
12 August 2017|
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Response from nsjunk | Reviewed this property |
The upper floor is used more for private parties. The lower floor gets booked up first and then remaining tables get allocated upstairs so it can be emptier. I prefer upstairs for lunch cause it has a conservatory... More
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atilla b
30 March 2017|
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Response from Mia R | Property representative |
Lebanese food
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Sara O
25 March 2017|
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Response from Ihabdalal | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately yes. I doubt they will accept without reservation & preferably a week in advance if you have certain date in your mind. Sometimes you may need to do your reservation more than one week in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$42 - US$65
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Monday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Thursday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:30 - 16:00
20:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Victor Hugo | Monot, Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 70 919 119
  • E-mail
Description
Em Sherif is a distinguished Oriental-themed restaurant providing its guests with an unsurpassed first class dining experience. Em Sherif herself carefully takes food supervising matters into her own hands and makes sure clients are served delicious food that is adoringly cooked daily with the freshest and highest quality products. The restaurant is intent on providing guests with the finest entertainment provided by a nightly live band. This restaurant is the perfect place for those seeking to enjoy 'Tarab' and traditional Oriental music played by talented band members on the time-honored instrument, the 'kanun' that magically infuses a sense of musical euphoria. Fabulous Oriental lunches and dinners are offered in set menus and served in a luxurious setting. The restaurant also offers a wide selection of the best French, Italian and Lebanese wine and champagne, along with quality Lebanese "Arak" in beautiful blue glasses. Em Sherif is the perfect venue for corporate lunches, family dinners, lunch gatherings and romantic dinners with a capacity of around 100 people. Operating Hours: Daily from 12.30 P.M. To 4:00 p.M. And 8:30 p.M. To 12:00 a.M.
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