Lebanese Unconventional Saj Sandwiches: Nafass El Khal. "3al Barakeh" Mazraat Yachouh

Breakfast & Coffee | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

March 26, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Lebanese Unconventional Saj Sandwiches: Nafass El Khal. "3al Barakeh" Mazraat Yachouh

I've been here endless times, enjoying it more and more every single visit; yummy! Tasty, passionate, creative and filled with love. There's a big center in Mazraat Yachouh, called Au…

March 26, 2019 | Manakish | Metn

Saj Em Georges: A Video Worth A Million Words; The Lady with Magical Hands

Bread & Bakeries | Dbayeh Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

March 26, 2019

Bread & Bakeries

Saj Em Georges: A Video Worth A Million Words; The Lady with Magical Hands

If they say "A picture is worth a thousand words", a video is worth more than a million. Watch it for yourself and feel what Em Georges is all about, a lady baking love in Dbayeh for the last…

March 26, 2019 | Manakish | Dbayeh

Saj Abou Anthony: Baking Love Since 1994 in Metn

Breakfast & Coffee | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

February 18, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Saj Abou Anthony: Baking Love Since 1994 in Metn

Jean has been preparing amazing manakish for the last 25 years, and I didn’t know about his bakery. Saj Abou Anthony, open from the early hours of the morning until 1 pm prepares freshly baked…

February 18, 2019 | Manakish | Metn

Sarrouf Zalka: Saj and Poems for Breakfast

Breakfast & Coffee | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 23, 2019

Breakfast & Coffee

Sarrouf Zalka: Saj and Poems for Breakfast

I’ve been here in 2015 and now back to this amazing hole in the wall hidden bakery. I forgot about the bizarre decor making you feel in a gallery and the happy man baking Saj manakish begins…

January 23, 2019 | Manakish | Metn

The Original Em Ali: From Souk el Tayeb to Gemmayze

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 25, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

The Original Em Ali: From Souk el Tayeb to Gemmayze

“Oum Ali”, the one and only Saj Queen famous from (Souk el Tayeb) and (Souk el Akel) has opened a breakfast Parlour on Gemmayze street. A traditional eatery serving the same yellow dough…

September 25, 2018 | Restaurants | Gemmayze & Mar Mikhael

Oasis Mar Charbel Annaya: Superb Saj Wraps!

Breakfast & Coffee | Jbeil Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 30, 2017

Breakfast & Coffee

Oasis Mar Charbel Annaya: Superb Saj Wraps!

On a windy and cold Saturday morning, when the temperature was down to -1 degree in St. Charbel...  The place was all covered in white... calm and serene we walked into Oasis for breakfast.…

January 30, 2017 | Manakish | Jbeil

Kahwet el Mandaloun: A New Favorite Place

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Dbayeh Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

January 12, 2017

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Kahwet el Mandaloun: A New Favorite Place

Close your eyes and travel back in time to when old Mercedes taxis used to glide round Beirut, to when Martyr's Square was the heart of the Middle East and to when Abou Salim used to entertain our…

January 12, 2017 | Recommended | Dbayeh

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

Manakish | Paris France Europe

France

March 26, 2016

Manakish

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

Nine years, nine long years here in Paris, Chez Le Libanais, is a small shop that serves the best wraps. I came across it by accident on Foursquare while looking for the best wraps in Paris. Walk in…

March 26, 2016 | Popular | Paris

Al Chalouf: My Favorite Restaurant in Jezzine

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

May 04, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Al Chalouf: My Favorite Restaurant in Jezzine

My wife being from Jezzine, we regularly visit this beautiful village up south which the locals call a city. Surrounded by mountains of green trees, the lady of the south is indeed a gem nestled over…

May 04, 2015 | Restaurants | South Lebanon

Having Lunch at Fady's in Zekrit

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 30, 2015

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Having Lunch at Fady's in Zekrit

I came here last time for breakfast and now I am back to enjoy some lunch. The fresh smell welcomes you into a calm ambiance... some sunny spells, cool breeze and good food... what can…

April 30, 2015 | Restaurants | Metn

You're Not You When You're Hungry

News

April 24, 2015

News

You're Not You When You're Hungry

Adweek: For a campaign that's five years old, Snickers' "You're Not You When You're Hungry" is having quite the creative renaissance this year. The Super Bowl ad was fantastic (as was…

April 24, 2015

Oum Ali: Perfect Saj Manakish...

Manakish

April 08, 2015

Manakish

Oum Ali: Perfect Saj Manakish...

You meet people sometimes who strongly affect you one-way or another… Oum Ali is one such person. Rare… and I was lucky enough to have come across a simple and unpretentious lady…

April 08, 2015 | Tasty Discoveries

You're Not You When You're Hungry

News

April 07, 2015

News

You're Not You When You're Hungry

On a lovely sunny day, somewhere in Lebanon, accompanied by the team, we wanted to have a hefty breakfast... Things turned out differently...

April 07, 2015

Sarrouf Zalka: A Unique Discovery One Must Try

Breakfast & Coffee | Metn Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Mount Lebanon

April 07, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Sarrouf Zalka: A Unique Discovery One Must Try

At Sarrouf, you’ll read on the walls that the food there is better than your mum's… It’s a small place, dimmed, dull and old but who cares... Food is exceptionally awesome. Come…

April 07, 2015 | Street Food | Metn

Special Potato and Olive Oil Saj Wraps from Hasbaya

Breakfast & Coffee | South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 09, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Special Potato and Olive Oil Saj Wraps from Hasbaya

Down south, two hours from Beirut is a bakery, a special shop producing unique markouk saj bread as well as a selection of innovative manakish. To start with, look at the dough which sticks on the…

March 09, 2015 | Manakish | South Lebanon

Snack Fady: Foul, Hummos and Saj in Zakrit

Breakfast & Coffee | Mount Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 04, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Snack Fady: Foul, Hummos and Saj in Zakrit

There is a saying in Arabic, “Il knise il aribe mab teshfe” which roughly translates to mean that everything nearby doesn’t satisfy… We love going the extra distance to find…

March 04, 2015 | Street Food | Mount Lebanon

Baskinta: The Natural Fortress of Metn at the Foot of Mount Sannine

Mechwar Videos

March 02, 2015

Mechwar Videos

Baskinta: The Natural Fortress of Metn at the Foot of Mount Sannine

Baskinta is a Lebanese village situated at an altitude ranging from 1250 meters above sea level at its lowest point, to 1800 metres at Qanat Bakish. Baskinta is renowned for its natural beauty and…

March 02, 2015 | Travel

Innovative: An Electrical Saj Markook Maker

Appliances

January 05, 2015

Appliances

Innovative: An Electrical Saj Markook Maker

Until today, enjoying a Saj bite wasn’t the easiest of things. We had to wait until invited to a party up the mountain or maybe find one at an event, simply because the Saj grill itself is…

January 05, 2015 | Manakish

Abou Artine: Faraya’s Renowned Saj Soujok

Breakfast & Coffee | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 18, 2014

Breakfast & Coffee

Abou Artine: Faraya’s Renowned Saj Soujok

I think it's a ritual, stopping at the Faraya roundabout whenever you're going up to Mzaar. If you're in for a ski trip or simply visiting for some of the summer activities, the Faraya roundabout is…

November 18, 2014 | Manakish | Keserwan

Christmas Village Opens at Arnaoon Village, Batroun

News

December 11, 2013

News

Christmas Village Opens at Arnaoon Village, Batroun

Arnaoon Village launched its “Arnaoon Christmas Village” on Saturday 7 December. The Main objective of the “Arnaoon Christmas Village” was to take part of a Humanitarian and Social Act by offering…

December 11, 2013

Set Zmorrod: Nothing Could Have Been Worse than this so called Restaurant

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

March 21, 2013

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Set Zmorrod: Nothing Could Have Been Worse than this so called Restaurant

One place I would call a ‘less than below average restaurant’ is Set Zmerrod. A place they call "a Lebanese restaurant" is located in the heart of Kaslik, facing Westgate Diner. You…

March 21, 2013 | Restaurants | Jounieh

The Daily Star Reports: Al Halabi Antelias Unique Hummus

Spotted Stories

March 15, 2013

Spotted Stories

The Daily Star Reports: Al Halabi Antelias Unique Hummus

Much has already been written about Al Halabi restaurant in Antelias, and much more could be written. But only one word fully encompasses this pre-Civil War haunt – a dish to…

March 15, 2013

Tawaheen El Hawa Restaurant, Amman

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Amman Jordan Middle East

Jordan

November 12, 2012

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Tawaheen El Hawa Restaurant, Amman

Tawaheen El Hawa is your typical Lebanese-Jordanian restaurant in Amman serving a large variety of mezze and *Mansaf. You enter through a castle like door where two big posters stuck on the door…

November 12, 2012 | Restaurants | Amman

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