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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 good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I has lunch at Locanda with a group of friends 2 days ago. The restaurant is located in a beautiful setting right next to the entrance to Byblos’ archeological park and in front of the souk entrance. The best place to eat to admire the...More

Thank IsabellaT1311
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is located infront of the crusade castle and in the middle of the old souk in jbeil, it has a very good view Service is good, staff is friendly Food portions are huge Little bit over priced for 2 persons between 80 to...More

Thank elielebos
Reviewed September 17, 2018

This is a lovely restaurant located in the historic old port town of Byblos about an hour drive from Beirut depending on traffic. They have a very good menu suitable for all tastes. The staff are very nice and have good English. I can recommend...More

Thank garrytex
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

An outstanding journey of flavors. Highly recommended, everything served to share. This is our fourth day in Lebanon, and it has certainly being the best reatsurant visited.

Thank anetharosemena
Reviewed August 15, 2018

Twisted dishes are the signature of Locanda a la granda. Staff costumes are very remarkable and the elevated spot of Locanda is a superior one facing one of the most ancient fortresses on the mediterranean.

Thank gsnreviews
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Around Jbeil, this place is under the spotlight and high demand. The menu is full of highly creative food platters of Med and Leb cuisine. Fine blends and twists of ingredients come along very nicely in so many items such as m; Shrimps Osmalieh. Prices...More

Thank Wassim K
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful restaurant in the middle of Byblos Souk. My wife and I are regular customers and we love this place which is ideal for couples and friends. You can choose from a variety of international dishes and mouth-watering desserts. Nice, friendly and professional staff...More

Thank HaythamElHaddad
Reviewed July 20, 2018 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 July 9, 2018 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 June 27, 2018 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 AymanN252
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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, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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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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