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Gouraud Street, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 563 939
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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88 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you need to eat a delicious Italian pizza or a cheesy pasta with great taste at a calm area in a crowded space, you should visit Olio Hamra and try it. The Pepperoni pizza and the four cheese pasta dishes which you should try there.

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Thank Wadadlahad
sydney
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143 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

I used to really like Olio, but after recently eating at their branch in City Mall Dora, I was disappointed. The food was below average. My girls didn't like their pasta, my son didn't like his Alfredo and my chicken was served still raw. Only my hubby's pizza was good. so 1 out of five dishes is not a good... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The kitchen is dirty: Had been there with a couple of friends and found many hairs in my pizza. When the bill arrived, they still charged me for the slice I ate. The hygiene in there is deplorable. Do not go to Olio

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Thank psaab
Barcelona, Spain
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90 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Went there with a couple and a grilfriend. After eating a slice of my pizza, I found 2 hair. I called the waiter, who immediatly went into denial, insisting it was from the mishroom!!! So funny!! Sunddenly, looking closer I found more hair!! DISGUSTING. I should have arrived with a gillette shaver! The kitchen must be horrible. Unfortunalty the friends... More 

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1 Thank psaab
Beirut, Lebanon
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357 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

An Italian Franchise eatery around Beirut . they offer quiet a variety on their menu . good and affordable for business lunch menus . everything is good , service as well !!!

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Thank MrTBeirut
Beirut, Lebanon
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292 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

I was expecting more of Olio especially that m a regular at other outlets. Service was below average as we had to beg for the waiter ti wait our table. Food was acceptable except that we had ordered the salmon plate which was overcooked. Pizza is good as usual. What is really worth giving a try is the pain perdu...really... More 

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Thank Manuel M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Craving an authentic Italian restaurant in Beirut we were lucky to dine at Olio. A true Italian flavor pasta and crispy pizza made in wooden oven. Highly recommend for those who seek good service and exquisite cuisine.

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Thank mhatab
Beirut, Lebanon
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84 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Visited Dbayeh branch - Le Mall. Excellent offer, 10$ for ALL pizzas & Pasta. Salmon pizza & Salmon pasta are great choice Ravioli portion is very small. Service is excellent, quality is very good.

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Thank Mhaww
lebanon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The food is great, the place has a good energy, it s a good Italian restaurant and they have a section they can serve Japanese food.

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Thank mariadelourdes22
Beirut, Lebanon
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

One of the best Italian food in Beirut although this restaurant supposed be a bistro or fast Italian food. Best Alio Olio I had in many 5* Restaurant. Superb pizza crust and service was excellent with all these young people.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gouraud Street, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 563 939

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