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Bay Rock Cafe

) #50 of 737 Restaurants in Beirut $$ - $$$ Lebanese, , Cafe
General de Gaulle Street, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 796 700
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible4%
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Lebanese, Bar, Cafe, Mediterranean, Seafood, International, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
General de Gaulle Street, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the good places to sit and relax and watch the sunset and have a great view of the sea and the bay rock we had shisha and drinks and sweets and the staff are friendly and helpful

Thank Samia E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is good, but not the best in Beirut. I believe the best thing about this restaurant is the view.

Thank Salwa F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe has a charming view over Alrousheh rocks, I had shisha and some drinks which were nice. Unfortunately I haven't tried the food there.

Thank Ahmad S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One can almost miss it while walking the coast line of Beirut. It's set on top of a cliff overseeing the ocean. It seems like this place is very popular by locals which is always a good sign. The staff is very welcoming, friendly and...More

Thank AlexTraveller83
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

dining with friends and enjoying the view they have to offer here was an enjoyable night out. It's pretty packed even on a Tuesday night, but the service was quick and efficient. The food was quite good and the staff friendly. Not being able to...More

Thank BigKeVvi
Reviewed 13 June 2017

What an amazing location and what an excellent restaurant! The food was so good and the staff were so accommodating, that I could've just stayed there all day eating, drinking and taking in the breathtaking scenery. This restaurant is definitely a gem to hang out...More

Thank Mihir_tx
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Although it has a great view of the rocks, the cafe is very touristic, overpriced and does not allow you a relaxed atmosphere, at nigh time they have colored lights on the bar which reflects on the glass that overlooks the sea... noisy! waiters are...More

Thank RanaAmman
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Good food with lovely view on legendary Rocks , water pipe and rose wine are recommended to try Best for lunch

Thank KatrinRoyko
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Nice cafe, high prices but the view worth it . They have a wifi but it doesn't work. overall is is an average cafe .

Thank Tala B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

I went with a family for Dinner and as this place was very close to my Hotel. I never seen in my life such a huge area for dining and the cafe was packed due to weekend. We had Sheesa also while we were waiting...More

Thank Paul G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 70
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
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12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: General de Gaulle Street, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 796 700
  • E-mail
Stimulated in the heart of Beirut, and overlooking the famous Pigeon Rock, Bayrock Cafe was established in the year 1986, and has become a family favorite due to the fine cuisine it offers and the outstanding view that people could enjoy. Specializing in Arabic traditional food & International cuisine, mainly steaks, and a wide variety of fresh salads. Also famous for their delicious Plat Du Jour and different assortments of cakes and Italian ice-cream, their chefs work tirelessly to provide you with the best quality. They strive to offer a comfortable and elegant dining environment so that your visit will be a memorable one
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