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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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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fattoush” (12 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
“hummus” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 23:59All hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
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1 - 10 of 175 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Wonderful location and view, large menu variety Staff is very friendly and helpful, food atmosphere and music Prices little bit high

1  Thank Elie L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Invited here by a colleague, we had a lovely evening on the terrace, nice food and good service. Desert was very nice!

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Offers a great selection of authentic Lebanese food as well as other cuisines (I even tried frog here!) with a very nice view of Byblos. It's a bit pricey but you get what you pay for as the food is great and they also have...More

Thank Youssef E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the food presentation. The service was wonderful. I love the mix of food, they modernized the Lebanese cuisine. The dessert is exquisite

Thank Cmissa03
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Excellent place for a drink while you are browsing around the souq. Big portions. Some interesting variations in their deserts/food. The menu is fabulous to look at....all glossy pictures. It must be expensive to make. Airy and open on the terrace. Beautiful inside and very...More

Thank Italian-bird
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The definition most restaurant's in this area have of "international cuisine" is way, way off.. this place is authentic and true to its Lebanese with a twist theme. The food was devine. The service was good. And the location/restaurant was beautiful.

Thank Constance M
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Pricey but really worth it. We tried the mezze, didn't get any entree. Food was excellent, especially the chicken. Close to the souk, the citadel, and the medieval church of saint John. Tried many kinds of ice cream (they even have fig ice cream!) and...More

Thank Fadi S
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

The best service with the best food , we always come here and the service and the food quality are always the same .

Thank Karim H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Location, ambiance, menu variety are pozitife things. Slow service is the negative thing for the restorant.

Thank caglr
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

It will not be enough for me to say that Locanda is my favorite restaurant in Jbeil and in Lebanon. It would still not make it justice to mention that I invite most friends and family there anytime we're in the vicinity, or that tje...More

Thank Yanis J
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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
Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
12:00 - 23:59
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
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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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