We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Rue Gauraud, Gemmayze, Hamra, Le Mall Dbayeh, Le Mall Sin el Fil, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 573 035
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good39%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
May 1, 2018
1 week ago
Closes in 7 min
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
Rue Gauraud, Gemmayze, Hamra, Le Mall Dbayeh, Le Mall Sin el Fil, Beirut, Lebanon
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (64)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food, atmosphere, service and presentation. Keep it up. It won't be my first and last time for sure. Loved it.

Thank DanToronto_Canada
Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

A good variety of sushi boats and very tasty too, the waiters are friendly and the service is fast..

Thank Mikysf
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

As usual, Soto does not disappoint. Quick & tasty Japanese food with a staff that is courteous and helpful. My friends, family and I usually go to Soto for yummy exotic food. But they definitely do not compromise on flavor! Always a good place for...More

Thank Samar Jade T
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Soto is a decent Sushi restaurant! The only problem is that it is not consistent....the quality of the food varies a lot from one time to another! You never know what to excpect! That's why i rarely go there anymore!!

1  Thank Marwan B
Reviewed March 7, 2017

The new branch of Olio ans Soto in Badaro is so beautifully designed that you cannot overlook it when you are passing by though it is tucked on one of the side roads of the street. A huge green wall that invites you to come...More

Thank PtitNFit
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

I always make it a point to eat at Soto's everytime I visit Lebanon. The sushi is yummy and varied. My favourite maki is toyotomi (smoked salmon on the outside, crab and philly cheese on the inside). I also recommend the salmon salad and the...More

Thank Mohammad S
Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Came as a walk in and sat at the counter. The poor waitress (she was new)was left by her alone and the manager just sitting or chatting to friends. Waitress very apologising that she was on her own and clearly could not handle all tables...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Fabulous maki rolls. Service fantastic. Ziad our waiter was great. Quiet enough to have a good conversation with a view on the main street. Highly recommended.

Thank Lara F
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

We visited soto with some friends and it was a terrible experience, the smell was disgusting and the waiters and managers didnt show any professionality to deal with the issue. They tried to cover the smell by changing plates but that didnt help at all....More

Thank Majdi N
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Ordered via Onlivery app. Worst delivery ever. TWO hours to get the food despite the helpful service of onlivery. When the order arrived, the food was very average. The resto sent a free tiramisu to make it up but won't be ordering or eating at...More

Thank Ibrahim M
Nearby HotelsSee all 116 hotels in Beirut
Saifi Suites
214 reviews
.15 miles away
Le Gray Beirut
796 reviews
.36 miles away
O Monot Luxury Boutique Hotel
264 reviews
.36 miles away
Le Patio Boutique Hotel
316 reviews
.42 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Kahwet Leila
175 reviews
.05 miles away
39 reviews
.10 miles away
Swiss Butter
66 reviews
.01 miles away
39 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Greek Orthodox Cathedral of Saint George
307 reviews
.46 miles away
Mohammad Al-Amin Mosque
557 reviews
.35 miles away
Nicolas Sursock Museum
162 reviews
.25 miles away
Gemmayzeh Street
533 reviews
.01 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Soto staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $25
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Gauraud, Gemmayze, Hamra, Le Mall Dbayeh, Le Mall Sin el Fil, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 573 035
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing