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The Alleyway & Blueberry Square, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 442 678
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak frites” (79 reviews)
“pain perdu” (122 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Alleyway & Blueberry Square, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago

one of the best restaurants in Beirut, staff, ambiance, and food quality. steak lovers you'll like this a lot.

1  Thank duaabaghdadi91
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the duck magret, it was deliciously juicy, served with pommes sautées and mushroom. Friendly staff and pleasant decor .

1  Thank Rodolphe V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food, a great place if you feel like a nice (safe to eat!) piece of steak. Its not the cheapest of eats, but we will also have dinner here when in Dbayah and we find it is worth every dolllar, everything is delicious. The...More

1  Thank Jazvrx
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both branches of the restaurant have offered since year nice food, generous portions. Never had to complain about the staff. Waiters are friendly and caring. Too bad though that one gets out of the restaurant systematically with a headache: both restaurants are SO loud! ....yet,...More

1  Thank IncaDutch
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is nice especially the chicken and beef. The portions are good and the plates are neat. The waiters are friendly and the customers are neat. The Gemmayze branch is cosily situated in a narrow alley.

1  Thank Nadim S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Typically French offering food especially steaks. Can definitely do better on desserts. Very food service. To be repeated for sure.

Thank Chucri C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Verage overpriced not up to standard imgredients. Staff are rude and arrogant. The bistro is too loud and overpriced.More

Thank andrew s
Couqley, Guest Relations Manager at Couqley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Andrew, Thank you for sharing this review with us. We are deeply sorry that your visit to Couqley was a disappointment and was without a doubt not up to the Couqley standards. We promise you that we aim to make every Couqley experience a...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I recommend this place very much. The steak is good. The fries are delicious. This restaurant is expensive but still it is tasty.

Thank Laval J
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We had a very nice time , I found it on face book I tried tonight the Monday steak menue Delicious and the Lebanese wine from Bekaa was discovered by us tonight The staff were very friendly and the place very nice,, might come on...More

Thank maykoleilat
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Their menu is really good and i like their onion soup and the steak with mushroom sauce. Perfect taste and the ingredients are from good quality

Thank Yassar H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Alleyway & Blueberry Square, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 442 678
  • E-mail
Couqley is a French bistro located in 'The Alleyway' in Beirut's trendy Gemmayze district and in Blueberry Square in Dbayeh, just off the main highway. Couqley offers traditional bistro meals such as Steak Frites, Duck Confit, Foie Gras, Special Salads - prepared by Executive Chef and Co-Owner Alexis Couquelet. Open for lunch & dinner during the week and for brunch on the weekend, diners can choose from an extensive selection of accessible wines - sold at retail prices and not regular restaurant prices. Couqley's design is inspired by an artisan’s workshop and features a traditional hand-cut mosaic stone floor, marble & zinc bar and a charming outdoor seating area. Couqley is available to host your Special Events.
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