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Mar Mikhael | Gemayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 442 244
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (28 reviews)
“antipasti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mar Mikhael | Gemayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had called to make a reservation for a birthday. They said they take no reservation but assured me that if I came early I would find place for my friends and I. However, the manager pretty much kicked us out telling us that the...More

Thank Celine D
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing said: To look forward to pleasure is also a pleasure. We looked 55 minutes forward to pleasure since the place was packed.. and eventually it was not that great pleasure. Pizza was average, Gnocchi pasta was so and so even if pesto...More

Thank Luca S
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Very tasty Italian restaurant in the heart of Beirut. The steak was magnificent and so was the gnocchi. The atmosphere inside was amazing and the staff were very friendly and helpful. The dessert was to die for. We tried the Nutella Calzone and the Raspberry...More

Thank raffman34
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Any day of the week and any time of the day, this restaurant is always reliable. If u hate the places that provide different standards from time to time then TALVOLINA will always make sure you get what u are used to. Ask for the...More

Thank Nehme H
Reviewed 4 August 2017

From the service to the food or the location and the price, you won't be disappointed if you come eat in this italian restaurant. If you can, call before coming to chose to be seated inside or outside as this place is becoming more and...More

Thank Juu S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and had a great meal until the waiters who were stuffing around spilled a bottle of red wine all over 2 off us.... very poor customer service and attitude from management after.

Thank desinerg
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Tavolina is a pleasant place for lunch or dinner in Mar Mikhayel area in Beirut. Good simple Italian food on its menu with super fresh ingredients. Pizza is great, a yummy variety of antipasti and pasta + great primi piatti... a must if you're in...More

Thank beirut g
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Had a pleasant lunch there with friends yesterday. Not exactly a redefining experience in terms of gastronomy, the Italian cuisine is not being reinvented at Tavolina. But for a well prepared calzone with a glass of red, taking in a bit of sun on the...More

Thank Yanis J
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Tavolina has been a staple of Italian food as the trattoria to go to for consistent good meals in the city for 5 years running now. It serves authentic Italian food, having Chef Dany at the helm of its kitchen; a passionate chef whose vast...More

Thank Cordon C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Despite the tasty food (the service need enhancement and training need to be conducted for the waiters) specially who serve outside.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
12:30 pm - 11:45 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mar Mikhael | Gemayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 442 244
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