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Al Forno

Zaitunay Bay | Minet El Hosn, Beirut 0000, Lebanon
+961 1 370 617
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Zaitunay Bay | Minet El Hosn, Beirut 0000, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Italian restaurant located in Zaitona bay with nice outdoors terrace overlooking the marina. Seating: head waiter wasn't cooperative to seat us outdoors and claims "its going to rain" yet many people were sitting and dining "contradiction" but after some discussion he agreed. Staff: some good,...More

Thank Mohammad A
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

Nice welcoming good customer service great location extremely fresh salad, unbelievable pizza and mouth watering sweet, little bit high prices , recommended

Thank Nidal S
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

The food was really good there. We had ordered an appetizer that was late a bit- I mean just a few mins late- but the management was very kind to apologize many times and offered us a free dessert. Anyway, a good choice on Zaytuna...More

Thank Sabamx
Reviewed 30 December 2017

When I arrived there were almost more staff than customers yet they stood about waiting for ages before I asked if someone was taking the order. Food passable. Unfortunately greater enjoyment of the meal was ruined by unsupervised and extremely noisy children at the next...More

Thank MasafiOne
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I had lunch with my family at this restaurant and it was phenomenal. We ordered Quatro Fromaggi Pizza, Spaghetti with Meatballs and the Tagliatelle Alfredo. Every plate tasted perfect just the way it should be. The oven baked pizza was generously loaded with the expected...More

Thank Osman B
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Situated in Zaytouna Bay with a large terrace overlooking the port. That is really a plus especially during the sunny season. The menu is pretty simple with all the Italian classics. Pizza, Pasta, salad, a couple of steaks and fish dishes. The menu has photos...More

Thank Sabaudia73
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

A great italian restaurant. Mushroom soup is tasty. Loved Margaretta pizza and mushroom risotto. Spaghetti with meat balls is super. Not to forget the mouthwatering Quinoa salad. Excellent staff

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I've visited the place a few times and always order pizza and salad. their pizzas are really good really thin and done with fresh ingredients. when the weather is good sitting outside can be a really nice romantic experience. their waiters are v nice too.

Thank jizak M
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

It has a best and nice location in zitona bay . All dishes provied from Italy . Staff are friendly , food are delicious. We enjoyed sald , pasta , pizza and Italian appetizer. If want to try or to change from Lebanon food you...More

Thank Abdullah A
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Al Forno is located in the heart of Beiurt. The location is perfect at Zaitunay Bay. The inside and outside seatings are nice. The food is just amazing. I love their Mushroom Croquettes, Goat Cheese Pizza and the succelent Pirata ! oh my :) !

Thank HalaBoo
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Annie S
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no gluten free
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zaitunay Bay | Minet El Hosn, Beirut 0000, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 370 617
After the huge success of its rustic homemade pastas and pizzas across the UAE, Kuwait & Bahrain, Al Forno, managed and franchised by Assaad Food & Beverage, makes its grand debut at Zaitunay Bay - Beirut in March 2015. With a mission to be the number one Italian casual dining restaurant for great-tasting Italian food and fresh quality, Al Forno is not only passionate about serving the full Italian cuisine experience, but is also committed to using high-quality ingredients, so that every diner can share remarkable moments over great taste of food. Al Forno caters to a diverse cluster of customers ranging from locals to expats with a wide array of menu selections including traditional delicacies such as soups, salads, appetizers, risottos and pastas. Al Forno, the house of Pastas & Pizzas!
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