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Beirut Souks, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 984 444
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Bahrain
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117 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had cofee and dessert in this cafe in the souk. The place is in good location and nice seating . Desert was very good and also the cofee. service was good too.

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Thank 851hashema
Lebanon
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We vistited "The met" sunday around 6:00 pm. The waitress was very friendly and the staff accomodated us by bringing more chairs. Unfortunately, there is only one or two waitresses covering the large outside area. We asked many times for the table to be cleared and it was hard finding an available waiter to get us the bill. As for... More 

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Thank RachelRizkallah
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

I come here every time I am in Beirut, and every time I leave happy and satisfied by good food and extra friendly staff. 5 stars from me and keep it up this way. Much different from other restaurants right next to it.

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Thank Nour A
Beirut
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280 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We went for the sushi conveyor, same items keep rolling until you eat them and only then new ones show up. We ate everything until we were full then when new people came in we saw the chef serving the new items. Should work more on the variety.

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Thank Mikysf
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I love Salad Bar but when i tried it in the met i found a small mosquito in one of the sauces of the salad bar.

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Thank Rula Halwani A
Lebanon
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

the sushi tastes well. what I didn't like is the service was very slow. although I have visited the met resto with friends for dessert and the service was great. this time was different maybe because am solo. duno. but i still like this resto. hopefully the service will be better next visit.

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Thank Mariam W
Sydney
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1,514 reviews
692 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

After an evening of wandering the Beirut Souk we decided to have dinner at this restaurant. A decent menu selection of both traditional Lebanese dishes as well as an offering of Western style food. Good service and well presented and tasty meals with a good portion size. Enjoyable place to eat with both inside and outside dining areas as well... More 

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Thank Tony W
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We got billed a bottle of water we didn't order, and when we payed our bill (20.83$) with a 50$ bill we got only 15000LL (10$) as rest, thinking we were Europeans for not speaking Lebanese. (The girl is Italian) Food was ok, but so unprofessional. Never coming back.

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Thank Firas S
Beirut, Lebanon
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170 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The Met for me is an average restaurant, the service is okay, waiters can be smiling more and more attentive, they always seem rushed or impatient... The service counter in the back is next to the dips of the salad bar, so you have the dips and the dirty dishes next to them, not very appealing... Salad bar can be... More 

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Thank Alain A
Beirut, Lebanon
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58 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

As far as sushi (and I love sushi) goes. This place ranks highly in my top 10 in Lebanon. We took the open sushi formula (currently 25$ but subject to change). The food was Cold, Fresh, Had no smell. The variety offered was as good if not better than most open sushi formulas. Although I must admit there was almost... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, International, Sushi
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beirut Souks, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 984 444

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?