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The Hangout

Nahr Ibrahim Street | Gemayze, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 566 234
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
9 Aug 2017
“Tasty but overpriced; jazz optional”
5 Aug 2016
“What a place!”
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French, Mediterranean, International
$$ - $$$
Nahr Ibrahim Street | Gemayze, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Good food from well-sourced local organic suppliers and a wine list as long as your arm. Jazz nights on a Friday an option. Best thing is the decor as they have done an excellent job in making this old gem of a traditional villa into...More

Thank Jenna1976
Reviewed August 5, 2016

I will be back here next time i'm in Beirut. Great Lebanese wines you won't find in other restaurants and lovely food.

Thank OsloBob1963
Reviewed June 15, 2016

They have jazz nights, a wide range of food and a lovely garden to hang with friends or have an intimate night. Food is divine :)

Thank aliasnationkkkk
Reviewed March 17, 2016

Excellent Jazz band on Friday night, with fantastic food and drinks. The atmosphere was relaxed, people were dancing, eating, drinking and having great fun. The old Gemayzeh house has been fully renovated and decorated in a modern and trendy way, very nice place, to discover....More

Thank Michel N
Reviewed March 12, 2016

Excellent wine list and the manager gave us an interesting tour of the place starting with the history of the building. Food was amazing and very tasty.

Thank Shak F
Reviewed February 25, 2016

Valentine's day or shall i say pre valentine's day 13th Feb 2016. Looked for somewhere romantic to take my newly dating girlfriend to celebrate valentines day as i was leaving back to london 2 days after. I googled 'romantic restaurants for valentine's day beirut'. It...More

Thank Khalid B
Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Wow wow wow dono why i haven't tried this place though i have heard many positive reviews. Anyway better late then never. Called to reserve a table for too a bit late for friday especially they have Jazz night that i was looking forward to...More

Thank PtitNFit
Reviewed February 1, 2016

I went for my 1st visit to the hangout last week and i have mixed feelings about this restaurant. The place is very nice. Beautiful decor and old Lebanese house and we were lucky to have a band playing Jazz on that night (friday evening)....More

Thank Nadine B
Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Before you go, you have to consider that this restaurant is upscale and expensive. However, food is just fantastic, all fresh and homemade even the smoked salmon and the Foie gras! The service is very personal and the manager (owner?) Salim is always around to...More

Thank joma0405
Reviewed January 20, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is set in an old traditional Lebanese house. The place is great!! It is not just the selection of wine, and nice platters, it is the service that makes it so good. The owner is always there, friendly as ever, welcoming every client,...More

Thank Nabih C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nahr Ibrahim Street | Gemayze, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 566 234
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