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) #42 of 721 Restaurants in Beirut $$$$ , French
Mar Maroun Street | Saifi, Beirut 00961, Lebanon
+961 1 575 858
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good21%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“foie gras” (4 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Bar, French
Mar Maroun Street | Saifi, Beirut 00961, Lebanon
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Refined Atmosphere, with an excellent cuisine , and a perfect customer service Not to be missed if you are in town and would like to experience the Perfect French Cuisine A wonderful experience!

Thank KTA1969
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

It is not a roof top bar, just to be clear. It's kind of half way up the building, feels like a luxurious train, it's open to the outside. Dark, lots of smoke (libanese do love their cigars!). Cocktails aren't the best but ok for...More

Thank tartineLondon
Reviewed 31 March 2017

An abundance of luxury, mixed with an elegant appeal, paired with prime quality food, and topped with an exceptional service. The latter is a great visualization of the immaculate experience which we’ve had at Centrale where we’ve spoiled our taste buds with amazing dishes and...More

Thank Rudy A
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Though the location is charming, i was a bit deceived when i tried it. It consists of three possible locations, amazing decoration no wonder it won!: - outside seating: with a small bar and tables, very beautifully decorated - indoor: reflects coziness and could work...More

Thank HARBeirut
Centrale-Beirut, Digital executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Dear @PitnFit, We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback about your dinner experience. We are happy that the host was welcoming and accommodating and that you enjoyed the music and our desserts. However, we are really sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017

amazing food, the terrace is great, ordered the steak which was impeccable, service was spot on, drinks where just right!!! highly recommended.

Thank zardzard
Centrale-Beirut, Digital executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Dear Mr Zard, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you would recommend us. We’re pleased that the steak was impeccable; we hope to welcome you back to Centrale in the near future. Regards, The Management.

Reviewed 23 February 2017

Had a fantastic evening with a group of friends. Food was absolutely delicious.Sat outside, very pretty and romantic. Heaters outside provided enough warmth. Great quirky bar upstairs definitely worth a visit.

Thank Elaine5229
Centrale-Beirut, Digital executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Dear Mrs Elaine, Thank you for your positive review and thank you for giving us a perfect rating. We’re glad to hear that you enjoyed both the food and the bar. Hope your next visit is around the corner. Regards, The Management.

Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

The place is extremely good and nice. The staff in unbelievably friendly and talented, something not very common in LebanonMore

Thank Rony D
Centrale-Beirut, Digital account executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 March 2017

Dear Mr Rony, Thank you for your great review and for your perfect score. We're thrilled to hear that our place is extremely good and nice. We will make sure to pass your kind words to our staff . Looking forward to seeing you again...More

Reviewed 30 January 2017

ED Centrale has always been one of my favorite places in Beirut. A restaurant and a bar altogether, located in downtown Beirut, Centrale is for everyone; whether you want to enjoy a nice meal or head up the elevator for some 'pubbing' experience. I like...More

Thank PatylK
Centrale-Beirut, Social Media executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Hello Ms. Paty, Thank you for taking the time to write a great review and thank you for recommending Centrale Beirut . We’re glad to know that you enjoyed our retractable roof bar, the ambiance and the music. We will make sure to pass your...More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you like to dine surrounded by VIPs, this is the place! and the food is very good. We shared an excellent Foie Gras and a good Salade D'endives for starters. My wife then had the shrimps which she said was excellent, while my Filet...More

Thank tgchebli
Centrale-Beirut, Social Media Executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear Mr. Chebli, Firstly we would like to thank you for taking the time to advise of your dining experience at Centrale. It’s only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and improve upon the service we provide. We are sorry...More

Reviewed 11 January 2017

went to centrale for a family dinner yesterday night. the place is nice and the atmosphere is great. The food is delicious, I ordered the Filet de Boeuf, A must try. Would definitely recommend!

Thank christinekh2017
Centrale-Beirut, Digital Media Executive at Centrale, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

Hello Christine, We really appreciate your feedback, See you again at Centrale :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 75 - USD 95
Bar, French
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
20:00 - 03:00
20:00 - 03:00
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20:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mar Maroun Street | Saifi, Beirut 00961, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 575 858
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