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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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Ranked #4 of 27 restaurants in Byblos
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $40
Cuisines: Lebanese, Mediterranean, International, Fusion
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Good for: Outdoor seating, Scenic view
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: 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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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 NEW

When our friends told us that we will go for Locanda for a dinner, the only thing that came to my mind that we will be experiencing one of the cheap touristic scams. Well, I was so wrong! A generous place, colorful and a lot of diversity in the menu. Above all, prices were reasonable. Regards to the chef for... More

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Byblos, Lebanon
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

The beauty of Locanda lies in its location with a perfect view of both the old port and the citadel. However what really stands out is the quality of the food they serve. Known as Lebanese Fusion, locanda serves a special type of cuisine based on famous lebanese dishes, upgraded with flavors from all over the world. Whatever you order,... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Very nice experience, good food and friendly staff. a bit expensive but total value comparing to the service and food is very good

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Beirut, Lebanon
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Amazing experiance! great food, service & location. The meskeh bel raha dessert is just awesome. highly recommended

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Cairo, Egypt
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stopped here for lunch during a visit to Byblos and were not disappointed. We sat on the upper deck and had breath taking views of the sea and old palace. We order a full range of appetizers that arrived quickly and were delicious. This was one of the best meals we had during our stay in Lebanon and I... More

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Beirut
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Very nice fusion cuisine, tasty, good variety and nice setting, specially the upper deck, Good location in the old part of Byblos, a bit expensive, been there a couple of times,

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Athens, Greece
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Locanda is now my new favorite restaurant in Byblos! Every dish is a surprise! Taste of each dish...divine! They have the best Mafroukeh & everyone should try! Especially in summer days!!! Thank you for the service & for the hospitality!!

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Doha, Qatar
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Excellent selection of delicious choices. Everything was deliciously prepared and presented. And of course the view made it extra special!

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Beirut, Lebanon
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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Here I' am with Family and Friends (8 persons) at Jbeil ... All hungry and wanted some Italian food for Lunch! We see the Locanda at the old Souk and we decide to try it! We ordered Pasta & Pizza (Fattoush as a Starter) Tagliatelle Curry (The only Pasta which we were able to Finish) Tagliatelle Pesto ( Tagliatelle L'... More

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chelala, Public Relations Manager at Locanda - A la Granda, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your review. We are deeply sorry that your food experience at Locanda a la Granda was not up to our quality standards. On behalf of the team at the restaurant, I would like to extend our most sincere apologies for the inconvenience that we may have caused. It is through such reviews that we can... More

Byblos, Lebanon
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I have been there once but never again .. Over priced service was good however good quality is below average

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