Sapori e Vini: It’s About Positive Vibes and Delicious Food

Italian | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

December 26, 2018

Italian

Sapori e Vini: It’s About Positive Vibes and Delicious Food

When I walked in, I couldn’t but say “WOW”! The architect deserves an award and the decorator as well. It’s probably one of the few restaurants in Lebanon where you feel…

December 26, 2018 | Pizza | Jbeil

Khan Jbeil: Oh the Food... Is So good!

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

August 15, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Khan Jbeil: Oh the Food... Is So good!

Oh, the food... awesome food! Hummus cooked to perfection, so tender and so creamy, mixed with lemon, olive oil and balanced with spices; half mashed, half plain, the hummus has an interesting…

August 15, 2018 | Recommended | Jbeil

Khan Jbeil: Live Back History in Byblos’ Old Souk

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

July 29, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Khan Jbeil: Live Back History in Byblos’ Old Souk

Walking the old souk of Jbeil, enjoying the beautiful weather of this amazing city, I stopped in front of a stone arcade; an old house, where music transports, where decor enchants, where positive…

July 29, 2018 | Restaurants | Jbeil

Via Appia Jbeil: A New Farmers Market Opens in Byblos

News

July 14, 2018

News

Via Appia Jbeil: A New Farmers Market Opens in Byblos

Open every Saturday from 4 till 10 pm. The VIA APPIA BYBLOS association offers to the participants in the weekly market a permanent exhibition and selling area on the UNESCO place in…

July 14, 2018

Burger Bros. Check out the New Sandwiches

Burgers | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

June 03, 2018

Burgers

Burger Bros. Check out the New Sandwiches

Let’s go straight to the point... I enjoy this burger, I love the vibes at Burger Bros., and I love the owners, Mazen and Firas. I’ve been here several times already, coming back every…

June 03, 2018 | Restaurants | Jbeil

Byblos Veronica: A Family Restaurant Serving Delicious Homey Food

International Cuisine | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

February 18, 2018

International Cuisine

Byblos Veronica: A Family Restaurant Serving Delicious Homey Food

It’s the story of a family, the story of Veronica and her sons. It’s a family affair celebrating happiness on a daily basis and serving great food prepared with a load of love and much…

February 18, 2018 | Recommended | Jbeil

Sapori E Vini: An Enjoyable Italian Journey Starts in Jbeil

Italian | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

September 07, 2017

Italian

Sapori E Vini: An Enjoyable Italian Journey Starts in Jbeil

Nestled inside a stand-alone house in Jbeil, Sapori e Vini is Lebanon's latest Italian restaurant. Welcoming guests in a very pleasant and fresh atmosphere which takes you on a journey to Italy…

September 07, 2017 | Pizza | Jbeil

Tomorrowland Lebanon: The Night in Action

Events | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

August 28, 2017

Events

Tomorrowland Lebanon: The Night in Action

Building bridges between Belgium and the rest of the world with a live connection from the Tomorrowland Mainstage, live local and international DJ’s on the UNITE stage and the unique, magical…

August 28, 2017 | Jbeil

Deek Duke's New 'Massive' Home in Jbeil is Now Open

News | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

June 18, 2017

News

Deek Duke's New 'Massive' Home in Jbeil is Now Open

In the heart of Jbeil stands a new huge red hangar. The new massive piece of architecture is the home of Deek Duke. It's a massive restaurant, said to have cost more than three million dollars to…

June 18, 2017 | Jbeil

La Pêche du Jour: Fresh Vibes, Positive Mood, Beautiful Views and Good Food

Fish & Seafood | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 23, 2017

Fish & Seafood

La Pêche du Jour: Fresh Vibes, Positive Mood, Beautiful Views and Good Food

Eddé Sands is much more than a beach resort, the popular summer spot is also known for its famous Lebanese and seafood restaurant, La Pêche du Jour, which is open from April until…

April 23, 2017 | International Cuisine | Jbeil

Veronica: A Family Owned Restaurant in Jbeil

Restaurants | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 14, 2017

Restaurants

Veronica: A Family Owned Restaurant in Jbeil

Veronica, owned by the Zeidan family for more than ten years, is located at the Byblos marina entrance. Launching a new menu in January, I kept this collection of photos as a souvenir for the…

April 14, 2017 | Reviews | Jbeil

Burger Bros: I Love it More Every Time

Burgers | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

February 14, 2017

Burgers

Burger Bros: I Love it More Every Time

I love it. I really love it. Burger Bros in Jbeil serves the best burgers and not only that the owner of the place, Mazen, doesn't stop impressing me with his positive attitude and creative…

February 14, 2017 | Recommended | Jbeil

Burger Bros: Your Burger Joint in Jbeil!

Burgers | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

December 15, 2016

Burgers

Burger Bros: Your Burger Joint in Jbeil!

Some things in life are worth driving a distance for... One such thing being Burger Bros in Jbeil. The minute I stepped into the place I felt good. The energy is amazing, the colors are appealing,…

December 15, 2016 | Recommended | Jbeil

Kami Sushi: A Good Japanese Restaurant in Jbeil

Japanese & Sushi | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

December 28, 2015

Japanese & Sushi

Kami Sushi: A Good Japanese Restaurant in Jbeil

Kami Sushi is the famous Japanese restaurant located at the entrance to Jbeil. An individual house with stone walls and long glass facades gives a nice view of the old city entrance. A closed terrace…

December 28, 2015 | Restaurants | Jbeil

Byblos Sur Mer: Everything was Excellent! View, Stay and Food

Hotels | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

December 28, 2015

Hotels

Byblos Sur Mer: Everything was Excellent! View, Stay and Food

Spending the weekend in Jbeil, I chose to stay at Byblos Sur Mer. After trying their breakfast and experiencing professionalism in this hotel of international standards, I came back to check out the…

December 28, 2015 | Recommended | Jbeil

The New Yorker Cup: Jbeil's Latest Coffee House

Breakfast & Coffee | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

October 20, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

The New Yorker Cup: Jbeil's Latest Coffee House

Seeing the photos on Instagram I said to myself, here’s another coffee shop that has opened and like all the others in town, they will serve everything and not focus on their specialty which is…

October 20, 2015 | Restaurants | Jbeil

Roadster's Black Burger is Good!

American | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

September 30, 2015

American

Roadster's Black Burger is Good!

Nothing can be more special than visiting Roaster Diner on the last day the Black Burger is being offered? September 30th is "The Black Burger" promotion's last day. I have written about the Black…

September 30, 2015 | Burgers | Jbeil

Breakfast at Byblos sur Mer

Breakfast & Coffee | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

September 29, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Breakfast at Byblos sur Mer

It was a day of relaxation, a day out of Beirut without a camera or an episode to shoot, an escape from a daily chaotic life - a life that I love... walking the old streets of Byblos, one of the…

September 29, 2015 | Recommended | Jbeil

Jbeil Wins the Title: 2016's Arab Tourism Capital

News | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

May 20, 2015

News

Jbeil Wins the Title: 2016's Arab Tourism Capital

Great news. The city of Jbeil, Lebanon was elected by Arab tourism ministers of the Arab Council of Tourism as the 2016 Arab Tourism Capital.     In an article on Businessnews,…

May 20, 2015 | Travel | Jbeil

Jbeil: Come Discover, One of the World's Oldest Cities

Mechwar Videos | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

November 24, 2014

Mechwar Videos

Jbeil: Come Discover, One of the World's Oldest Cities

On our latest episode of Mechwar, we chose Byblos to discover one of the oldest cities in the world, but not the way we already know it. Yes, this city witnessed the discovery of alphabets, but…

November 24, 2014 | Travel | Jbeil

Adonai: Le Petit Libanais, Le Grand Goût

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

November 03, 2014

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Adonai: Le Petit Libanais, Le Grand Goût

They call it Adonai, not Adonis, “the master” in Phoenician. Yes, Adonai is one of the masters of Lebanese food at the Jbeil souks. Good food, good service, good ambiance, great…

November 03, 2014 | Recommended | Jbeil

El Molino: Travel to Mexico for a Night

Mexican | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

August 05, 2014

Mexican

El Molino: Travel to Mexico for a Night

I still remember the symphony, experienced that night... The tacos crumbling under my teeth like tam-tams, the guacamole caressing my palate like horse tail on a violin, the vibes pumping in my ears…

August 05, 2014 | Recommended | Jbeil

Mon Maki a Moi: Special Doesn't Always Imply Better...

Japanese & Sushi | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

July 28, 2014

Japanese & Sushi

Mon Maki a Moi: Special Doesn't Always Imply Better...

Special! Yes Mon Maki A Moi is special like most people say it is… but what I experienced made me realize that it’s definitely special in more than one way… "Mon Maki A Moi" has…

July 28, 2014 | Restaurants | Jbeil

Un hôtelier de Byblos Propose des Chambres à 1 Dollar La Nuit

Spotted Stories

April 04, 2014

Spotted Stories

Un hôtelier de Byblos Propose des Chambres à 1 Dollar La Nuit

Crise économique oblige, les professionnels du secteur touristique touchés de plein fouet doivent se montrer créatifs pour continuer d'attirer des touristes. C'est le cas de Thierry Abi Saab,…

April 04, 2014

Bakeries Redefined... Zaatar W Zeit's Stand Alone in Byblos

Breakfast & Coffee | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 02, 2014

Breakfast & Coffee

Bakeries Redefined... Zaatar W Zeit's Stand Alone in Byblos

After visiting Zaatar W Zeit Zalka with my family last week, I decided to give this place another try before drawing any conclusions. As a small recap, my last experience was unacceptable.  I…

January 02, 2014 | Manakish | Jbeil

Mushroom Farming: Here in Lebanon...

Spotted Stories

December 25, 2013

Spotted Stories

Mushroom Farming: Here in Lebanon...

Up on the hills of Jbeil, Byblos, Georges Hobeika, has been growing and harvesting mushrooms for the last couple of months. Inside this big hangar, or let's call it a sophisticated modern…

December 25, 2013

2013 Round-up: Impactful Culinary News of the Year

News

December 22, 2013

News

2013 Round-up: Impactful Culinary News of the Year

This year witnessed a variety of mind blowing news that have left an impact in the culinary world, locally and internationally. With a glass of wine in hand, I remembered a few of them - if you…

December 22, 2013 | Top 10 List

A Thin and Crunchy Ball with Sesame Seeds

Tasty Discoveries | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

September 10, 2013

Tasty Discoveries

A Thin and Crunchy Ball with Sesame Seeds

This time, getting a hold on one of Lebanon's tastiest delights, a trip to Byblos, Jbeil was a must. You might see them as the simplest things found in many corners around Lebanon, but the kaak at…

September 10, 2013 | Jbeil

Lebanon's Tourism is Suffering... Wake Up People!

News | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

June 30, 2013

News

Lebanon's Tourism is Suffering... Wake Up People!

In a recent article in AFP, "Lebanon is reeling from the spillover of war in neighbouring Syria, with deadly sectarian clashes, elections postponed, the absence of a government and the influx of half…

June 30, 2013 | Popular | Lebanon

Byblos Crowned Best Arab Tourist City

News | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 15, 2013

News

Byblos Crowned Best Arab Tourist City

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) named Jbeil - Byblos as the best Arab tourist city in 2013, and felicitated its Mayor Ziad Al-Hawwat for the outstanding achievements he made and…

April 15, 2013 | Jbeil

éCafé, Edde Yard, Byblos

French | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

August 14, 2012

French

éCafé, Edde Yard, Byblos

For a change, I wanted to go and enjoy the old Byblos souks. The pedestrian village linked by ancient cobblestone alleys, table-studded courtyards come to life at night, with music, culture and more.…

August 14, 2012 | Italian | Jbeil

NGNO’s Top 10 List: 2011's Best Seafood Restaurants in Lebanon

Fish & Seafood | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

July 18, 2012

Fish & Seafood

NGNO’s Top 10 List: 2011's Best Seafood Restaurants in Lebanon

1- Le Phoenicien, Tyre  Also known locally as 'Hadeed', after the family that owns and runs it, this is considered the best place for seafood in Tyre. With a nice location overlooking the…

July 18, 2012 | News | Lebanon

Pepe's Fishing Club Restaurant, Lebanon

Fish & Seafood | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 25, 2012

Fish & Seafood

Pepe's Fishing Club Restaurant, Lebanon

Pepe Very average, but the name, reputation and view compensate. Byblos Fishing Club was established in 1962 in the ancient Phoenician harbour of Byblos. The creator of this restaurant was a man…

February 25, 2012 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan

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