Souk el Akel: Lebanon's Official Street Food Market. Every THURSDAY in Beirut

News | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 18, 2018

Souk el Akel: Lebanon's Official Street Food Market. Every THURSDAY in Beirut

News

November 18, 2018 | Popular | Beirut Central District

Eat, Meet, Greet and Treat yourself to the very best culinary experiences Lebanon has to offer! At Souk el Akel you'll…

Kaslik’s Food Parking: Let’s Have a Burger at Dany'z

Burgers | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

April 30, 2018

Kaslik’s Food Parking: Let’s Have a Burger at Dany'z

Burgers

April 30, 2018 | Reviews | Jounieh

I’m not sure what it’s called so I called it “Kaslik’s Food Parking”. Before Starbucks…

Bourj Hammoud; Like You've Never Seen it Before...

Mechwar Videos | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

April 15, 2018

Bourj Hammoud; Like You've Never Seen it Before...

Mechwar Videos

April 15, 2018 | Popular | Beirut

The city of Bourj Hammoud is located on Lebanon’s Mediterranean coast, 2 km east of central…

Food Trucks in Lebanon... Go to Saida!

Mechwar Videos | Saida South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

South Lebanon

December 21, 2017

Food Trucks in Lebanon... Go to Saida!

Mechwar Videos

December 21, 2017 | News | Saida

Saida, Lebanon's only city to allow food trucks to date has already five of them. Follow me on a discovery…

Street Food Stepping Up: Food Trucks Continue to Drive Interest

News

October 10, 2017

Street Food Stepping Up: Food Trucks Continue to Drive Interest

News

October 10, 2017 | Spotted Stories

While food trucks were once reserved for pre-packaged frozen novelties and questionable street meat, they’ve…

Souk el Akel's "Sushi Burrito": A Personal Favorite!

Japanese & Sushi | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

September 12, 2017

Souk el Akel's "Sushi Burrito": A Personal Favorite!

Japanese & Sushi

September 12, 2017 | Souk el Akel | Lebanon

Souk el Akel's Sushi Burrito is Lebanon's, the Middle East’s and probably the world's best: be…

Lebanon Makes it on The World Atlas of Street Food

News

July 08, 2017

Lebanon Makes it on The World Atlas of Street Food

News

July 08, 2017 | Popular

Lebanon's Souk el Akel makes it on the cover of the World Atlas of Street Food. We are proud!  Street food is…

The Milk Bar New York: The Famous Soft Serve Cereal

Street Food | New York USA Americas

USA

April 10, 2017

The Milk Bar New York: The Famous Soft Serve Cereal

Street Food

April 10, 2017 | Tasty Discoveries | New York

I passed by it twice but it wasn't until I saw someone eating ice cream on the sidewalk that I noticed The Milk Bar,…

Shawarma w Saj: Tasty Sandwiches in Saida

Reviews | Saida South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

South Lebanon

February 14, 2017

Shawarma w Saj: Tasty Sandwiches in Saida

Reviews

February 14, 2017 | Sandwiches | Saida

Shawarma at Shawarma w Saj has more than one meaning. This Lebanese diner is a place I have been too and enjoyed.…

Last Exit E11: A Stunning Idea!

American | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

October 13, 2016

Last Exit E11: A Stunning Idea!

American

October 13, 2016 | Restaurants | Dubai

Inspired by the famous Route 66 and the American street food truck culture, an innovative concept has recently opened…

Souk el Mawasem: The Taste of Lebanon's Villages in the Heart of Beirut!

Events | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

October 09, 2016

Souk el Mawasem: The Taste of Lebanon's Villages in the Heart of Beirut!

Events

October 09, 2016 | News | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Forget about rolling your cart around a grocery store with artificial lights and elevator music… Instead come…

McDonald's Seoul: Better than Any Big Mac I had Before

American

April 25, 2016

McDonald's Seoul: Better than Any Big Mac I had Before

American

April 25, 2016 | Restaurants

One of the things I always try to do is visit McDonald's around the world. Each country has a different approach and a…

Souk el Akel: The Brunch Edition at Zouk Mikael!

Events

April 15, 2016

Souk el Akel: The Brunch Edition at Zouk Mikael!

Events

April 15, 2016 | Souk el Akel

We don't need an reason to meet up with friends and family to have a good time. But when we do it's always a plus...…

Chez Le Libanais: Proudly Lebanese and Tasty, in the Heart of Paris!

Popular | Paris France Europe

France

March 26, 2016

Chez Le Libanais: Proudly Lebanese and Tasty, in the Heart of Paris!

Popular

March 26, 2016 | Reviews | Paris

Nine years, nine long years here in Paris, Chez Le Libanais, is a small shop that serves the best wraps. I came across…

The Good Note: Give Children on the Streets the Things they Need

News

December 30, 2015

The Good Note: Give Children on the Streets the Things they Need

News

December 30, 2015

What is the Good Note? The Good Note is a way to give children on the streets the things they need, without the risk…

Frank's Wurst Hotdogs: The Red and Yellow Kiosk

Street Food | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

December 28, 2015

Frank's Wurst Hotdogs: The Red and Yellow Kiosk

Street Food

December 28, 2015 | Jbeil

Colored in red with a yellow logo, this kiosk is available everywhere around the country.   Inspiring…

Street Food Thursday: Berlin's Street Food Market

Street Food | Germany Europe

Europe

December 28, 2015

Street Food Thursday: Berlin's Street Food Market

Street Food

December 28, 2015 | Travel | Germany

The best way to get to know a place is through its food – a saying that holds true around the world. When…

Souk el Akel this Week in Aley

News

September 15, 2015

Souk el Akel this Week in Aley

News

September 15, 2015 | Popular

This week, Souk el Akel will be taking over the city of Aley. Here's a chance to come enjoy…

Souk el Akel: Aley 2015

News

September 14, 2015

Souk el Akel: Aley 2015

News

September 14, 2015 | Souk el Akel

After the success witnessed in Beirut, Brummana and Zouk, Souk el Akel will now be taking over the city of Aley.…

Souk el Akel: Serving Street Food in Zouk Mikael

News

August 13, 2015

Souk el Akel: Serving Street Food in Zouk Mikael

News

August 13, 2015 | Souk el Akel

"Layali el Souk Al Ateeq" | Zouk Mikael | August 20-23rd 2015 |…

Street Food in JOUNIEH

Mechwar Videos | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

March 04, 2015

Street Food in JOUNIEH

Mechwar Videos

March 04, 2015 | Travel | Jounieh

Jounieh is a coastal city about 16 km north of Beirut, Lebanon and is part of Greater Beirut. Jounieh is known for its…

Gilgamesh Grill: Flavorful Sandwiches in Jeita

Sandwiches | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 25, 2015

Gilgamesh Grill: Flavorful Sandwiches in Jeita

Sandwiches

February 25, 2015 | Street Food | Keserwan

Clean and well designed, this restaurant welcomes you in for a quick sandwich or to enjoy a seated meal on the Jeita…

2014: Best Street Food in Lebanon

News | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

January 06, 2015

2014: Best Street Food in Lebanon

News

January 06, 2015 | Street Food | Lebanon

Kalaa Chicken, Fransisco, and Chicken ShawarmaDuring our street food tour around Beirut, my friend Hasan suggested we…

London Street Food: 10 Best Food Trucks

Spotted Stories | London UK Europe

UK

October 27, 2014

London Street Food: 10 Best Food Trucks

Spotted Stories

October 27, 2014 | London

If it’s true that cities like L.A., New York, Miami and Chicago dominate the food truck scene for the States,…

Em Bashir: The Famous Saj Bakery of Faraya

Street Food | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 25, 2014

Em Bashir: The Famous Saj Bakery of Faraya

Street Food

October 25, 2014 | Keserwan

For the last thirty years I've been spending my summers around Faraya area and I never imagined that it had that many…

Street Food at The Broadway Market, London

Street Food | London UK Europe

UK

May 02, 2014

Street Food at The Broadway Market, London

Street Food

May 02, 2014 | London

I could honestly spend my life discovering food markets around the world and London has a bunch of them that are…

Street Food Union: Soho, London

Street Food | London UK Europe

UK

April 28, 2014

Street Food Union: Soho, London

Street Food

April 28, 2014 | London

One of London’s newest street food markets is on Rupert St in Soho, between Shaftesbury Avenue and Berwick St. On…

Urbanista: Let's Enjoy Some Urban Bliss

Breakfast & Coffee | Hamra & Verdun Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

April 26, 2014

Urbanista: Let's Enjoy Some Urban Bliss

Breakfast & Coffee

April 26, 2014 | International Cuisine | Hamra & Verdun

I've been a fan of Urbanista since they first opened in Gemmayze a few years back. Serving tasty food in a unique…

Cafe Nicola: Lisbon's Tourists Cafe

Fish & Seafood | Lisbon Portugal Europe

Portugal

April 11, 2014

Cafe Nicola: Lisbon's Tourists Cafe

Fish & Seafood

April 11, 2014 | International Cuisine | Lisbon

Nestled in the heart of Lisbon city center, facing the fountain of Praca Pedro, Nicola is as one of the most poplar…

2014: Best Burgers in Paris

Burgers | Paris France Europe

France

February 05, 2014

2014: Best Burgers in Paris

Burgers

February 05, 2014 | Recommended | Paris

2013, has been dubbed the year of the burger by many around the world. Everywhere we went, in any corner of the world a…

L'Atelier de L'Eclair: Sweet and Savory Delicacies

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

January 15, 2014

L'Atelier de L'Eclair: Sweet and Savory Delicacies

Desserts & Sweets

January 15, 2014 | Tasty Discoveries | Paris

My journey to the French capital was a short one this time. But there was no way I was going to leave the city without…

Meet Abou el Abed: Gemmayze's Famous Kaak and Picon Seller

Street Food | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 29, 2013

Meet Abou el Abed: Gemmayze's Famous Kaak and Picon Seller

Street Food

November 29, 2013 | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

There are moments in life you just feel you want to let go, pull your sleeves up high and plunge into someone else's…

PappaRoti: A Yummy Caramel-Coffee Glazed Bun

Tasty Discoveries | Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 26, 2013

PappaRoti: A Yummy Caramel-Coffee Glazed Bun

Tasty Discoveries

November 26, 2013 | Beirut

We often crave to try something new. Haven't you had enough of donuts and croissants. I have!  I finally found an…

Covent Garden, Real Food Market, London

Street Food | London UK Europe

UK

August 27, 2013

Covent Garden, Real Food Market, London

Street Food

August 27, 2013 | London

Here I am, in London. This is my second stop, after Moscow discovering the world further... Although I have been…

Visiting and Discovering the Algerian Capital

Travel | Algeria Africa

Africa

July 04, 2013

Visiting and Discovering the Algerian Capital

Travel

July 04, 2013 | Algeria

Last month, I got invited to lecture in Algiers, the Algerian capital. I knew nothing about this country. I was truly…

Crêperie Genia: A Little Piece of Heaven on St. Michel, Paris

Recommended | Paris France Europe

France

June 12, 2013

Crêperie Genia: A Little Piece of Heaven on St. Michel, Paris

Recommended

June 12, 2013 | Street Food | Paris

In 2009, I came to Paris to continue my education, where I spent more than two weeks in the area of St. Michel,…

Discover Mar Mikhael: A Car Free Day

News

April 06, 2013

Discover Mar Mikhael: A Car Free Day

News

April 06, 2013

On Sunday, April 7, 2013, from 10.00 am to 5.00 pm the Mar Mikhael area will be transformed into a pedestrian…

A Taste of Africa in Tripoli: Fresh Coconut

Street Food | Tripoli North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

North Lebanon

January 28, 2013

A Taste of Africa in Tripoli: Fresh Coconut

Street Food

January 28, 2013 | Tripoli

Are you a coconut fan like me? Do you wait for the season year after year just to enjoy the taste of this bizarre…

Hilmi's Lemonade: A Zesty Stop in Batroun

Restaurants | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 10, 2012

Hilmi's Lemonade: A Zesty Stop in Batroun

Restaurants

November 10, 2012 | Reviews | North Lebanon

For the last couple of decades, Chez Hilmi has been known for its famous lemonade drink. People would drive hours from…

Hamra’s Alleyway Welcomes Garage 78 St.

International Cuisine | Hamra & Verdun Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

October 29, 2012

Hamra’s Alleyway Welcomes Garage 78 St.

International Cuisine

October 29, 2012 | Restaurants | Hamra & Verdun

If you’ve visited Hamra’s alleyway in recent months, you’ve probably noticed the slew of bars that…

The Borough Food Market London: Everything Food...

Street Food | London UK Europe

UK

September 29, 2012

The Borough Food Market London: Everything Food...

Street Food

September 29, 2012 | London

After visiting the Real Food Market, it was time to check out the second address where locals visit on the week-ends to…

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