22 of the best seasonal restaurants and rooftops that are hot this summer – catch them all before fall
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Located on the rooftop of the Aishti by the Sea building, this place is for those who enjoy the luxurious side of life. From high-end gourmet food to exquisite music of all reminiscences, you will definitely meet a well-heeled crowd here.
When it comes to beaches and sea views, there aren’t many places that can contend with Batroun. If chill vibes away from the hustle and bustle of the city is what you seek, then sipping a few drinks while watching the sunset at this place is a definite must.
Broummana Villa offers a wide selection of restaurants that guarantee no two visits here will be the same: Appetitto Trattoria, Batchig, Black Rock Garden, Couqley, Dunkin’, Duo, Kronfol, Mon Maki a Moi, Pablo Escobar, and Trumpet Cocktails Food & Tunes.
Promising guests an extensive selection of food and cocktails in plush surroundings as well as a breathtaking view of Downtown Beirut, Capitole is the place to be seen; so be sure to dress up for the occasion.
Enjoy the view from the 8th floor in the heart of Downtown Beirut at Clap. This sophisticated fine-dining restaurant serves delectable Japanese cuisine and now offers guests an outdoor terrace with a central bar, which is simply perfect for those summer evenings.
If you feel like keeping things relaxed, then Coop D’Etat is your place. Known for its casual ambience and easy-going crowd, this rooftop is a fun spot where you can hang out while listening to jazz and 80s classics.
In the great outdoors, with a living backdrop of performers and DJs invites fun-seekers of all ages to share their unique mix of high-altitude clubbing.
Zaarour Club, El Mroûj, Mont-Liban, Lebanon | 71 661 225
Savor the taste of skillfully mixed cocktails and international dishes as you look over the Mediterranean Sea at Iris, a venue that guarantees a fun night out. Don’t miss the international bands and renowned DJs that regularly perform at this Beirut hot spot.
Previously known as Pre Beirut, this popular spot in Saifi underwent a makeover and is coming back with a brand new face. Get grooving to La Mezcaleria’s Oriental-Latino music and enjoy their delicious Mexican cuisine as well as their exquisite cocktails.
If you’re a fan of high altitudes look no further than Level 26 at Four Seasons Beirut. Located on the 26th floor, this elegant bar and restaurant will not disappoint you with its superior service, exciting drinks’ menu, live band performances, and an unparalleled view of the sunset.
If you’re in search of a restaurant with a panoramic sea view and delicious food then look no further. La Parrilla’s summer edition, on top of the Warwick Palm Beach Hotel, boasts a stylish interior and a tantalizing Argentinian menu guaranteed to satisfy your taste buds.
Warwick Palm Beach Hotel, Ain El Mreisseh | 03 919119
Located in the heart of Broumana, this cluster offers an array of restaurant choice that will keep you coming back for more: Cinco Bar, Cinco Restaurant, Classic Burger, Magnolia Bakery, Milana, The Garden and Sushi Ko.
Offering panoramic views of the capital, this spot, located on the roof of the Movenpick in Racouche, serves luxury on a plate, from delicious food to sumptuous drinks with a vibrant ambiance to carrya all your worries away.
If you’re looking to spend the night outside of the capital, then Spine is definitely the place to be. This contemporary rooftop in Naccache is renowned for its floating lights décor that will make you feel as if you’re in a trance. Switches to Arts in winter.
Enjoy those breezy summer evenings overlooking the lively Mar Mikhael neighborhood at Stairway, a laid-back spot situated on the roof of a traditional Lebanese house. With happy hour extending from 5 to 8pm, this place is a perfect after-work destination to wind down.