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Locanda - A la Granda

Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
+961 9 944 333
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fried ravioli” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“hot mezze” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best restaurants in Byblos, everything is twisted with flavors, good presentation! I’ve been twice and I’ll definitely visit again in my next trip! It has a special view to the old castle!

Thank Nisrine F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place has a romantic classy ambiance. The food was good but a bit expensive. I personally didn’t think the value vs quality ratio was good but I guess some people like that kind of restaurants. Just not me. I didn’t feel anything special while...More

Thank Celiste T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

great original restaurant.. Beautiful veiw on the castle... The food is not like any other place in Lebanon... Everything is so delicious and staff is nice the atmosphere is very romantic... A must visit in Bybols

Thank Ayman N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Locanda many times and tried many of their dishes and they never disappoint me! The menu is rich and creative, the service is quick and the staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Raghid S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place (terrace) to grab something to it at byblos. I liked the beef with broccoli but I have eaten much better of the rest (chicken pie sticks and the vine leaf bites). You can also smoke sisha on the terrace.

Thank Haris M
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I had a very good meal. I ordered the meat skewers and tried a couple different hot mezze. The meat on the skewers was very tender. There are great views from the terrace of the nearby castle and ruins. The meat skewers come with two...More

Thank Phillip D
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

5 star restaurant. One of my favorites. Indoor and Outdoor. The theme is great and the food and menu impeccable a must eat at 👌🏻Halal.

Thank ContessaLM
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The first time I ever went to Locanda, was for my first date with my now husband. So naturally, this beautiful jem in the heart of Jbeil with an amazing view of the historical fort, played an essential part in a new chapter of my...More

Thank Dimzy_IM
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

We went to this place in our last trip to Lebanon in the summer. We were party of 6 including a toddler. The waiter was super rude with us, and every time I I asked a question about the menu, he fussed and ignored it....More

Thank Nada N
Reviewed February 2, 2018

It’s very interesting location facing Byblos castle. It’s of those places with fusion of western & Lebanese cuisine. The hummus & the Keshek were my favorite plates. Some of the sushi pieces were weird for me but ok. The salad was great but the twist...More

Thank AskTheRazz
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Mount Lebanon Governorate  >  Byblos
  • Phone Number: +961 9 944 333
  • E-mail
Delightful international fusion cuisine served in the heart of wonderful Byblos. Unique food, in a unique decor and atmosphere, and of course a unique location.
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