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Mahatma Gandhi Street | Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
1355955
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11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Dinner
Description: end of hamra street, turn right after Lina's restaurant. Ferdinand will be...
end of hamra street, turn right after Lina's restaurant. Ferdinand will be to your left.
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  • 44
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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What a nice place this is! You can find several bars in Hamra but by far none is like Ferdinand. Good food, exquisite cocktails, captivating and relaxing location and a wonderfull crew ready to help you. Ferdinand has it all!

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 21, 2015
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Venice, Italy
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  • Bar scene
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Venice, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

What a nice place this is! You can find several bars in Hamra but by far none is like Ferdinand. Good food, exquisite cocktails, captivating and relaxing location and a wonderfull crew ready to help you. Ferdinand has it all!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Ferdinand is by far the best place to go to in Hamra. The food is great, they've got a signature burger that's to die for. Staff are very friendly, owner/manager (I'm not sure) was brilliant. I highly recommend a drink called Copper Fumes, definitely one of a kind.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

I heard a lot about this place from friends and family, and at souk el akel they had the meat and bread kiosk which i loved their food! And thy recommended i visit the place and try their famous burgers I went there expecting it to be a normal place but was amazed by the interior design and the placement... More 

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Riad A, General Manager at Ferdinand, responded to this review

Greetings hani b, Thank you for reviewing us, It is wonderful to see you again after souk el akel :) ... We are genuinely glad you took some time to visit us at Ferdinand and highly appreciate your patronage. We look forward to serving you again in the near future! Cheers :) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

I have always heard great things about this pub at the corner of Hamra street! So after some looking about, I've found it to be Ferdinand's! Ferdinand's is an amazing place to have a quick bite and some relaxing drinks with your work colleagues or friends. Would recommend the Ferdinand and Strawberry goat cheese burgers, they're the house specialty!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Cozy , lovely , friendly , a place to mingle and have fun, tasty delicacies fresh and yummi cocktails ,great staff, amazing ambience and the best manager ever ( the big candle on the door 😍😍) just the exact place to be

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Athens, Greece
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

It was a fun night with friends at this hip restaurant/bar decorated with pictures of Ferdinand the Bull- one of my favorite childhood stories. There is a good menu of gourmet burgers (the smoked burger has a special smoky presentation!) and other unique dishes. The food is good and filling. Despite this attention to dinner foods, the seating seems more... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We went to Ferdinand for drinks and a bite and it proved to be a pretty interesting place. Good music, great waiting staff and good food. It was a lovely evening in a great location.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Go to ferdinand on a weeknight to avoid the crowded atmosphere and enjoy a delicious burger with blueberry jam !

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Great bar/restaurant. Staff are very attentive and remember your needs on your return. Really polished place and you don't pay a premium either

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Good drinks. Happy hour is better prices. However, they took wine off of happy hour special, which is a disappointment since it is so cozy to sit there.

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Additional Information about Ferdinand

Address: Mahatma Gandhi Street | Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
Phone Number: 1355955
Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mahatma Gandhi Street | Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: 1355955

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

end of hamra street, turn right after Lina's restaurant. Ferdinand will be to your left.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?