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Al Falamanki

Damascus Road - Sodeco, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 323 456
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hommos” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Damascus Road - Sodeco, Beirut, Lebanon
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't want to be negative as it was really crowded, but with more waiters and proper sectors division, a lot of mess could have been avoided, especially at the entrance, as i had to wait and search around with the host for a table, there...More

Thank MAT237
Carmen B, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello! Thank you, we appreciate the honest feedback. We also appreciate the high rating despite the unpleasant experience. Please note that your review has been shared with the whole management and corrective action plans already started being implemented. Thanks again, and hope to see you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic selection of local cuisine. Tasted great and fresh too. There is a wide selection to pick from - order a range of things and share. The wait staff are good at offering suggestions too so if your unsure just ask!

Thank macrubicon
Carmen B, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're so glad you enjoyed your experience at Al Falamanki! Thank you so much for your lovely feedback.

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

The staff were very welcoming,tasty Lebanese food with a wide variety in the menu. We enjoyed the ambiance specially the sea view

Thank Anjali B
Carmen B, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for sharing Anjali! We’re so glad you enjoyed your experience at Al Falamanki 😊

Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

This was my third time and my last for now. I loved it in the beginning but the second and as well this time the service was bad. We didn't get the good at the same time, they also forgot one dish. The ambience is...More

Thank Stefanie M
Carmen B, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Dear Stephanie, sorry to hear you had unpleasant experiences at Al Falamanki. We would highly appreciate it if you could provide us with your phone number through a Facebook message. Our manager would like to get in touch with you. Hope to hear back from...More

Reviewed 28 April 2018

Awesome Lebanese dining experience. It serves lots of different types of Mezze plates. Lots of good food coming from the grill. The best spot here is out on the terrace. Great kafta and tahina.

Thank AdamYuen1980
Carmen B, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Happy to know you enjoyed your dining experience at Al Falamanki! Thank you for sharing Adam. 😊

Reviewed 21 April 2018

This is a Traditional Lebanese Restaurant in a really good location by the sea overlooking the cliffs and the rocks.- The staff were very friendly and attentive and it has a wonderful atmosphere with a very good choice of food. Quite a young crowd mainly...More

Thank Gerard O
Handson-MS, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Great! Thank you so much for sharing, we're so glad you know you enjoyed yout ime at Al Falamanki.

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Views are breathtaking. Free wifi and exceptional food with good service. Busy restaurant with waiters really busy but food presentation is good and exceptional taste. We had to wait for a few minutes before a table was allocated but staff were ever so accommodating and...More

Thank travel4love
Handson-MS, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Happy to know you enjoyed your visit here!

Reviewed 15 April 2018

In a quiet neighborhood of Beirut, in a fantastic green garden, you will have a local Lebanese cuisine, you will smoke shisha, you will shop some delicious traditional tastes from all over the country and all this at very good prices !

Thank Giannis_Anna96
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We went to Al Falamanki based on recommendation and had not felt cheated. The service was great, we were recommended great wine by our waiter and he was also very helpful when it came to narrowing down the food choices we envisioned. The food itself...More

Thank marko_popovic19
Handson-MS, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2018

Lovely! Thank you so much for sharing!

Reviewed 12 March 2018

there are 2 al falamanki locations in Beirut. La raouche and next to beit Beirut. I definitely recommend to try la raouche sunset time. it was a pleasure to see the sunset , the food was great and the prices are very good.

Thank claricearav
Handson-MS, Guest Relations Manager at Al Falamanki, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Happy to know you enjoy hanging out at Al Falamanki Raouche! Thanks for the feedback.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Monday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Tuesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Wednesday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Thursday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Friday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Saturday
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Damascus Road - Sodeco, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 323 456
Description
Al Falamanki is a wonderfully bucolic and traditional Lebanese cafe located on a 25,000 sq ft piece of land in the heart of Beirut. Its doors are open 24/7 and feature a beautiful chicha garden in a typical Lebanese village setting.
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