We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Souk al-Ahad Sunday Market

Corniche Al Nahr Emile Lahoud Ave, Beirut, Lebanon
Review Highlights

Is the best sunday shopping place u can find anything used or new you cant imagine Interesting... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Kevork G
via mobile
Not for tourists, but interesting

Not a place for tourist, but excellent for people who plan to stay in Beirut for a bit longer. No... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2016
Warsaw, Poland
Read all 12 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good16%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible44%
6 May 2017
27 Nov 2016
“Not for tourists, but interesting”
Corniche Al Nahr Emile Lahoud Ave, Beirut, Lebanon
Write a ReviewReviews (12)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Is the best sunday shopping place u can find anything used or new you cant imagine Interesting place

Thank Kevork G
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Not a place for tourist, but excellent for people who plan to stay in Beirut for a bit longer. No souvenirs, no antiques, just a place for local people to buy cheap, common things. Clothes, tools etc.

Thank jurjuszi
Reviewed 31 July 2016

There are lots of very cheap clothes, shoes, electronics and DIY stuff, along with random tat, boot sale type stuff, some spice stalls, and random stalls. There are some modern low-quality antiques. In summer it's hot and it's not that clean. You won't find many...More

4  Thank Alasdair I
Reviewed 22 April 2016

you cannot walk there because it is so dirty and messy and crowded. I tried to see what they sell but could not enter mor than few meters.

1  Thank joumana s
Reviewed 9 July 2015

The Sunday market is devized for those people who are struggling financially in life.You will find all sorts of goods-from new : clothes,hardware,home&kitchen accessories,bathroom towels,shampoo,cleaning detergents, counterfeit computer software,electronics (all sorts) @ affordable prices-have the seller test them for you...AVOID the restaurants - DO NOT...More

1  Thank georgetoutounji
Reviewed 12 April 2015

as a professional shopper, I didn't find it very interesting like Dubai etc. but was loveable :) I can say the restaurants beside the street were more interesting for me . the goods inside shops were not as intresting as they should be ! an...More

Thank hossein s
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

This is not a common shopping destination nor a touristic one. Souk Al Ahad (meaning the sunday's market) is an old cheap market that sells old stuff to people. No Lebanese people go there and it should be omitted from TripAdvisor's list of shopping destinations....More

3  Thank Tania S
Reviewed 11 December 2014 via mobile

Doesn't have it's place in TripAdvisor lists. It's Not a shopping mall or Bazaar or touristic place to visit. They sell very old and used stuff. Very dirty place to avoid. When you visit a new country, sometimes you visit strange places to discover the...More

5  Thank Cvdaou
Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

This is not a shopping place... This a place for everything used and imitated. This should not be listed in the first place! Sorry...

3  Thank Joseph H
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

One of the worst experiences so far. Very crowdy, smelly and hot because if the ceiling!! Dirt is everywhere, it needs to be cleaned badly.

2  Thank Mikysf
Nearby Restaurants
Falafel Joseph
18 reviews
.51 km away
21 reviews
1.09 km away
Mayline Restaurant
6 reviews
1.27 km away
Tonino Sin el Fil
7 reviews
1.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
ABC Mall
148 reviews
1.29 km away
38 reviews
1.55 km away
Beirut Art Center
7 reviews
.02 km away
Taste Lebanon - Private Day Tours
76 reviews
1.47 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Souk al-Ahad Sunday Market staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines