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Le Phenicien

Sin-El-Foret Tabet, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 499 177
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
5 Mar 2018
“One of the best seafood restaurant in Beirut”
27 Feb 2018
“Classy and stylish”
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Seafood, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Lebanese
Sin-El-Foret Tabet, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Service: Excellent Food : delicious Price : expensive but worth it Atmosphere: serious vip I recommend this place as a seafood restaurant where there is a big variety of delicious small dishes, paella, fried fish ...

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

One of the best fish restaurants in Lebanon. Very popular and booking in advance especially for lunch. Menue is full of exquisite seafood dishes, most with a lebanese twist. Expensive but a what an experience

Thank Bassam H
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This used to be one of the best fresh seafood restaurants in Beirut. Unfortunately, it has gone backward significantly. The place is filled with smoke even though smoking is against the law in such places. The fish we ordered was bad and was not fresh...More

Thank UsamahD2017
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

This place is one of the best authentic sea food serving always the freshness of the sea food very tasty as well so healthy ! Friendly staff , genius Owner with magical fingertips! Lovely atmosphere in Beirut!

Thank joe s
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

It is my third time to eat at Le Phenicien which offers tasty Lebanese seafood Mezze, paella and Sayyadieh. Highly recommended for Business lunches.

1  Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 20 December 2017

For the 1st time I had good Seafood in Beirut and that too here... They have good range of Seafood and service is also quite good.

Thank vivek772015
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The first impression when you go in is that it is a no youth restaurant with old decoration and slow service though there were only three tables occupied. Food was very good but for the price we paid there are a lot of seafood restaurants...More

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

It's amazing when a restaurant is consistent in excellence. It is still the best seafood place with so much flavor and freshness. Le Phenicien starters are by far the best in town and the service is still among the most professional.

Thank Colette H
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I have heard a lot about this place but did not get the chance to try it before. As soon as you enter to the place you notice that the design is old but you feel that it is the old traditional restaurant. The good...More

Thank Nay_Mouawad
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Came here on the back of the positive reviews about the seafood. The roe had run out so the waiter offered to bring a selection of mezze to start. We were brought Dynamite shrimp and grilled octopus, both of which had clearly been reheated in...More

Thank Georgiana S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sin-El-Foret Tabet, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 499 177
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