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Chez Sami

Maameltein - Jounieh Old Road | Keserwan, Jounieh, Lebanon
+961 3 910 520
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (31 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Lebanese, Seafood, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Maameltein - Jounieh Old Road | Keserwan, Jounieh, Lebanon
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Reviewed April 19, 2017

When my daughter will grow up and eventually she will marry a mechanic, I will ask him to be the chef to Chez Sami: he will certainly cook better. Gone the time with always fresh fish, gone the perfect fattouch salad famous in all Lebanon,...More

Thank miberno
Reviewed April 11, 2017

A classic in Lebanon,a monument in Lebanon Great food, location is ideal Fish is the main reason to go ,enjoy it ,it's worth it.

Thank salem o
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Best fish in town , don't miss the row fish it is a speciality , you can ask for advice of what to eat , they will tell you the fresh catch , it is on of the best restaurent of fish

Thank Amoussa
Reviewed April 3, 2017 via mobile

Well, there are no surprises. Good Lebanese mezze with fresh ingredients. Fresh fish to your choice, but a little overpriced. The service is adequate. And that's it ... you would expect more uniqueness from a restaurant that is renowned to be the best fish restaurant...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

One of the best seafood restaurants in lebanon. Food is delicious, service is attentive, view is fantastic! We have tried almost everything. We were a party of 10 over lunch. Always keep some space for the desserts esp. their homemade Halawa! Superb. Distance: From beirut...More

Thank Shifoz
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Do not miss a lunch or dinner at Chez Sami whenever you are in Lebanon, many tried to compete and many others are good too But Chez Sami remains in a class of its own way above the rest. On the terrace if the weather...More

Thank dina-753
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful setting. Fresh seafood presented at entrance so that you choose which fish you wish to have served. Fish very well prepared - particularly the small local sultan brahim (not sure I got that right - small red fish). Otherwise usual lebanese mezze of good...More

Thank Bernard W
Reviewed February 23, 2017

Though expensive, but it remains the best fish restaurant. Better to go when the terrace is open. Food and service are always up to expectations. Recommended for Lebanese fish cuisine.

Thank Walid M
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

It just isn't worth going there. The place is overpriced and food is not that special. They don't have anything that you can't make yourself at home. Also we went on a Sunday and was overcrowded and very loud to the point it became annoying....More

3  Thank jooj123
Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

Chez Sami is a classic Best sea food restaurant in lebanon A must when you visit, Fresh fish Great service Beautiful views

Thank Georges A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maameltein - Jounieh Old Road | Keserwan, Jounieh, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Mount Lebanon Governorate  >  Jounieh
  • Phone Number: +961 3 910 520
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