Located in the popular neighborhood of Hamra, Dany’s is a cafe, bar and pub, known to be one of the best destinations for local party goers and tourists to have a nice time. It serves as a cafe during the day where one can sip on coffee, tea and munch on local snacks. As the sunsets the venue becomes bar and pub where one can enjoy live local DJ’s while sipping on fresh fruit seasonal cocktails. They also have a huge outdoor terrace and if you are in group it would be a fun place to be. In addition, they have a underground pub with a different setting and atmosphere, where you can listen to local bands as they perform. Patrons who love their drink can visit the pub during the happy hours from 11a to 8p. Dany's has another location in Badaro area and a seasonal location in Tyre tent Number 33.
De Prague is a cafe and bar rolled into one. This quaint eatery has an artsy feel about it with its nicely done interiors and ample space. Quite popular among youngsters, the cafe sees both students and young office workers hanging out here. In the evening, it gets more trendy with the latest blockbusters blaring through its speakers. On some days, you may even catch a movie screening here. This cafe is a testimonial to the throbbing nightlife of Beirut.
Set in three 18th-century stone buildings that are linked by a huge courtyard with a grand old olive tree at the center, The Gathering will charm you in every way. Its vintage decor has a rustic decor that is appealing to the eye and will warm your heart. Segregated into three different areas, this upscale establishment is for those who enjoy the fine things in life. Their delectable Italian fare is made from organic ingredients from all over the country. Meat lovers will relish their meaty delights at the butcher grill zone. You can also these fresh cut meat pieces and organic products on-site. Oenophiles will be delighted to see an impressive collection of more than 1000 bottles and several well-known labels in their list. Head to the cozy cellar which is accentuated by wooden elements, high ceiling and a light fixture made of wine bottles. Reservations are highly recommended.
Ernest Hemingway would be really flattered with his name given to this terrific rooftop lounge in Beirut. Situated on the top of Movenpick Hotels and Resorts, the lounge offers stunning views of the calm, turquoise resort pool and the mighty Mediterranean sea. Open 24/7, the place has an indoor cafe apart from the terrace lounge. It is an absolute delight sitting on the cozy sofas and sipping on Lebanese Coffee or their signature cocktails. They have a food menu comprising of everything from breakfast delights to appetizers, main course and some decadent desserts. Smoke away your routine worries with a lavish Cuban Cigar and the cool sea breeze coming from the beautiful Mediterranean.
Opened in 2013, SUD is a sleek resto-bar in the hip Mar Mikhael neighborhood. Its chic ambiance is accentuated by dark brown hues with hints of beige, Edison bulbs, open kitchen, French windows and cozy furniture. Divided into three sections, this place is very popular in the area. The downstairs Mediterranean restaurant serves a delicious, seasonal fare with hints of Spanish, French and Italian cuisines in its fare. Nosh on tapas and take a sip of classic cocktails at the adjacent bar. Head upstairs to the rooftop for alfresco dining or unwind over a few drinks under the stars. Enjoy the DJ beats nightly at the rooftop lounge or have a tête-à-tête with your companions on low seated couches. No matter what your reason be, you can be sure of a pleasant time at SUD.
Nestled inside the glorious premises of Golden Tulip Galleria Hotel, is The Palms Brasserie. Known for serving delicious breakfast, lunch and dinner, the restaurant has an extensive menu of a la carte as well as buffet. The spacious place has beautiful middle eastern style patterned carpets, broad wooden columns and windows festooned with designed curtains. You can enjoy their buffet spreads or call for other Lebanese delights such as The Cold Mezza or grilled meat delicacies from their menu. Right from their full bar to juices, coffees and teas, you can sip on some tasty drinks. Savor the middle eastern specialties in one of the central districts of Beirut.