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Byblos Restaurant

80 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10016-7420
+1 212-687-0808
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (17 reviews)
“kibbe” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
80 Madison Ave, New York City, NY 10016-7420
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1 - 10 of 99 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a little concerned when we arrived for dinner on a Saturday night at 6:30 and we were the only ones in the restaurant. The restaurant has entertainment late on Saturday so perhaps that was why. However, with 6 people we ordered many things...More

1  Thank Jeanne C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant has excellent food, atmosphere, and, service! The dining room is pretty, the waiters are pretty, the food was pretty! I had a stuffed eggplant, fantastic! My friend's dish was the lamb kebob, excellent! Drinks and dessert, also, delicious!!!

Thank eventsbythirteen
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Breast of lamb a very nicely done and sizable.... Hummus very good, excellent freshly hot baked pita .. yogurt dip , chicken kabob and fresh mint tea delish.. didn’t try deserts...would go back... very clean place

1  Thank Behzad N
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We lived in the Mid-East for 10 years so we are Middle Eastern food snobs. This was our 5th or 6th visit to Byblos and it is by far the best restaurant on this side of the Atlantic for Lebanese/Arabic food. They have za'atar just...More

1  Thank EileenP16
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The best Lebanese food I’ve had in years—as good as my Lebanese-Syrian grandmother’s amazing cooking. If we lived in NYC, we’d be regular customers. We returned twice for their exquisite food. Every dish was outstanding. The service was gracious and the ambience was lovely. My...More

Thank Anita R
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Truly excellent Lebanese fare. Fresh ingredients. Proprietary preparation. Knowledgeable waitpeople.

Thank BillyReyn
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We went on a weeknight and had hoped for some fun belly dancing. Apparently that is only on Saturday night and it can get extremely crowded. This evening we ordered the starter platter for two which was delicious and gave us a chance to try...More

Thank Tiny_Bubbles007
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My mom and I just came in here on a whim not knowing what to really expect. The ambience was very relaxing. The food was soooo amazing. I love their homemade falafel and the stuffed lamb breast. The pita bread was fresh and hot. Mom...More

Thank BKSweetie
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Due to the summer holidays the restaurant was not busy. Good ambient for a family meal. The Waiter (Rodrigo) was very cordial and also gave us good tips on what to see in the city. We were lucky to select this restaurant and we all...More

Thank Djalma L. W
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We started with hummus and zaatar pies, the pita was warm and good and the hummus was very good. I didn't care for the pies, but the others enjoyed them. We all enjoyed the falafel. We also all enjoyed the filet of sole. The staff...More

Thank MITIJ
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Sizes are perfect! Typo allé the gala gel you Have to count around six pieces around the size of a golf Ball or slightly am aller... The rest is about the same size. The best is to order 4 or 5 différent one and it makes a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
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>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-687-0808
Description
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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