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Byblos Restaurant

80 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10016-7420
+1 212-687-0808
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“kibbe” (5 reviews)
“baklava” (6 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
80 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10016-7420
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Reviewed 29 April 2016

While I was in NYC, staying in the Carlton Hotel, I was two times in this restaurant. Nice Lebanese menus, good Lebanes wine as well

1  Thank Roger M
Reviewed 24 April 2016

We had an excellent lunch and even better service by our waitstaff. Food was freshly prepared and seasoned. Would definitely recommend. Try the vegetarian sampler - all items were fantastic.

1  Thank NDTGermany
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Lovely restaurant with excellent Middle East food to be shared family style. Well priced and centrally located. Belly Dancing starts at 10:00 PM Worth a visit....

Thank sandra s
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Went there with friends while traveling in NYC. My first time trying Lebanese food and I loved it! The service was excellent and the food was superb!

Thank Eyrun J
Reviewed 22 December 2015

We ate there on a Monday night so that is why it might have been quiet, but great Lebanese food (kabobs, hummus, wine & baklava. The water was very kind and the atmosphere was welcoming.

Thank Monica P
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We had an awesome time, small place maintained by the Owner/ Family.. The food was really nice - the staff is great. We loved the belly dance performance in the end.

Thank gsaurabh84
Reviewed 24 November 2015

We happened to have lunch one day during our business trip to New York at this restaurant. The premises are somehow decorated in a certain cold and impersonal way, and that day it was looking particularly empty. We were warmly received by a lady who...More

Thank Hausa
Reviewed 12 November 2015

At our son's suggestion, we tried Byblos. We thoroughly enjoyed the meal and visit. We had the chicken and also lamb kebob, both of which were excellent. In addition, there was a gentleman playing Mediterranean music on an electric keyboard which we enjoyed. There was...More

Thank DiverBob_7
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Selected the complete meal option that included appetizers, entree, desert and beverage for $48/person. Appetizer was tabbouleh, humus and more. Entree choice was grilled trio. Desert was baklava and custard. Everything was freshly prepared and very enjoyable. Service was also excellent.

Thank bobsV2461PL
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Byblos has some of the most exceptional Lebanese and Middle Eastern food this side of London. The staff is friendly and the food is fresh and authentic. Better to go with a group since the dining room is large and easily hosts groups. Just a...More

Thank BobNYCSC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10016-7420
    (28th street)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > NoMad
  • Neighbourhood: NoMad
  • Phone Number: +1 212-687-0808
Byblos Restaurant is the finest, most authentic Lebanese Restaurant in NYC. Join us on Friday or Saturday nights for a one man show and belly dancer!!
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