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Reviewed 2 days ago

A series of roads containing cafes, restaurants and shops radiate from the central clock tower. It is so relaxing to just sit and have a coffee or smoke the hookah and watch the world go by. We must have spent 3 hours just sitting and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Maria P
Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Very safe and great city. Do not believe what they say about not safe to come here Its wonderful good food etc

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Yezmin D
Reviewed August 22, 2019

If the whole of Beirut was like this, then Beirut would have the greatness of Paris or London. It is in a car-free zone, just great, an amazing place! Has some other great places nearby like the Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque,the St. George Maronite Cathedral and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank VincentR1984
Reviewed August 12, 2019

Must visit, lots of beautiful architecture everywhere in the square, right in downtown beirut with less than 1 minute walks from many sights in beirut

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank traveller40002
Reviewed August 1, 2019

Nice large square with landmark clock-tower in the middle. Great walks downtown starts from late afternoon, to avoid the heat in summer.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank PearlTravelEgypt
Reviewed July 28, 2019

Beirut is said to have been destroyed and rebuilt seven times. This square located in the heart of the city with its beautiful four-sided tower equipped with Rolex watches, truly symbolizes the resistance of the Lebanese people to the hardships of the past. The country's...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019

This site can be considered the heart of Beirut. Much to visit alongside this local. Stop in at the Grand Cafe, enjoy a cup of Turkish Coffee and smoke some Shisha. Enjoy the view of the plaza from this vantage point.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank LAM487
Reviewed June 30, 2019 via mobile

This place is centrally located in Beirut which is well maintained. This square having outdoor seating arrangement all around the square with lots of Pigeons. The clock tower is the most attractive attraction of the city. It's worth to walk and enjoy your evening with...More

Date of experience: May 2019
40  Thank Nusayb
Reviewed May 17, 2019

The English translation of Place of the Star does not sound as elegant. The orange/yellow brick associated with the area is noteworthy. At its center is the venerated Clock Tower, given to the city by Pepe of Byblos fame. The Rolex watchmaking keeps excellent time....More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Terry M
Reviewed May 12, 2019

It is a small clean square with some restaurants and St George Maronite Cathedral next to it. I think restaurants are a bit more pricey than usual. While there the square was considerably quiet - I was expecting to find it more crowdy. The clock...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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