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Beirut Souks, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 984 444
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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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279 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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3 of 5 bubbles 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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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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655 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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1 of 5 bubbles 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
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3 of 5 bubbles 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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 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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Thank amerkene
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

When i asked for the check , i paid 100$ to a 60$ check, the change was in Lebanese currency and i was missing 10000 lira. The waiter change out of my hand,he brought 50000 lira as if i did not notice. People assume that because we come from Saudi that we don't notice these acts and we don't know... More 

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Thank Hanoof A
Beirut, Lebanon
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

A nice place to eat when in DT Souks. The food and service are average but they are consistent and the variety of the menu caters to all tastes. Their price to quality ratio is fair. All in all it's ok!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, International, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?