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Mar Mikhael | Gemayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 442 244
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“pasta” (24 reviews)
“vongole” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Mar Mikhael | Gemayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Tavolina has been a staple of Italian food as the trattoria to go to for consistent good meals in the city for 5 years running now. It serves authentic Italian food, having Chef Dany at the helm of its kitchen; a passionate chef whose vast...More

Thank Cordon C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Despite the tasty food (the service need enhancement and training need to be conducted for the waiters) specially who serve outside.

1  Thank g4slavy
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went there on recommendation of a family member, well i have to admit i enjoyed everything, from their pizza with the perfect crust to the al dente pasta, very nice cosy place, and great service, would highly recommend if you crave Italian.

Thank zano92
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We had Lunch my wife, my 3 kids and I at Tavolina. Although it was a Sunday, and the restaurant was very full, the food was great, pizza, pasta and risotto. The service very friendly and fairly fast. The seafood salad is awesome and the...More

Thank Camil I
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Whether be it for pizza, pasta or risotto, this is the best place for a taste of Italy in Beirut Cozy and homy atmosphere and very good service. highly recommended.

Thank Chucri C
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Very delicious food, professional service and cozy location. Some plates' portion were small compared to the price but all in all it was worth it. One of the beat Italian restaurants in Beirut for sure! I recommend: truffles ravioli, buffalo mozzarella salad, the pizzas (as...More

Thank mariamI6745BP
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

An intimate italian restaurant in Beirut. You feel like you are sitting in ur dining room, very warm and cozy. Food is excellent, meat is soft and nicely cooked, risotto and sea food is a must try and dont forget the local white wine, i...More

Thank Yara C
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I've probably reviewed this place before but ever time I come here I have a meal here. It is a small first come first serve restaurant that is perfect for a lunch. Great Pizzas and exceptional shiitake mushrooms in sea urchin sauce as well as...More

Thank Kamil5000
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

One of the few good Italian restaurants in Beirut, Tavolina never disappoints. Service is quick and the food is delicious. Haven't tried everything on the menu...yet... Will keep you posted for sure. In the meantime, order the pesto gnocchi; it's heavenly!!!

Thank Naji E
Reviewed 13 November 2016

These guys are absolutely on it. We were a big group and the food exceeded expectations. It did take a bit longer than we would have liked though. The staff were knowledgable as well and helped with the wine selection.

Thank KitchenCrowd
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Valet Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 - 11:45
12:30 - 11:45
12:30 - 11:45
12:30 - 11:45
12:30 - 11:45
12:30 - 11:45
12:30 - 11:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mar Mikhael | Gemayzeh, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 442 244
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