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Almayass Beirut

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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Great food and design
1. Great food and design
"The restaurant feels like home."
yarachami
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2. Taste buds GO WILD.
2. Taste buds GO WILD.
"Great variety of homemade tasty dishes."
H T
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3. Amazing live music !!
3. Amazing live music !!
"great food, great mood and wonderful live oud music"
rayanelb
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About
Almayass was stablished in 1996 as a small family run restaurant. Today it has sister branches in Kuwait, Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Riyadh and New York. The menu offers both Lebanese and Armenian dishes where even the purely Lebanese dishes are somewhat twisted similar to how the Lebanese/Armenians prepare them at home. The atmosphere is very homey, where an oud/guitar player/singer performs every night a part from Sundays.
PRICE RANGE
$25 - $45
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Armenian
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to try Lebanese Food with a slight twist, Almayass is a very nice option. The Armenian restaurant is nicely decorated, very cozy and the service is extremely attentive which I really liked. The dishes are quite similar to what you find in...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank davidthehamburger
S-Alexandrian, General Manager at Almayass Beirut, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Mr. David, We all remember you and your companion very well from yesterday(Sunday); as you were the very first guests to enter the restaurant for lunch, and here in Lebanon and the Middle East in general, people are somewhat superstitious and connect consequences to...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant feels like home. The staff are so caring and I love the cozy feel of the seats. I recommend coming in winter because of the winter mood of the place. The food is excellent, especially the manti. I have never tasted any manti...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank yarachami
S-Alexandrian, General Manager at Almayass Beirut, responded to this reviewResponded April 2, 2019

Dear YaraChami, Receiving such a positive review especially from a Level 5 Contributor on Tripadvisor makes us fly from happiness(as we say it in Arabic:)) Your very first sentence: "The restaurant feels like home" is what we try to achieve and are so glad you...More

Reviewed January 9, 2018

Mayas is a small cozy restaurant very good place to go during the winter. The food is exquisite, all dishes are excellent. You have a guitar payer that sings old songs which gives it a nice atmosphere, you can ask him to play your song...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Bilal A
Reviewed December 19, 2017

Visited during a business trip in Beirut. Great atmosphere: very authentic and genuine. Typical dishes, well cooked, with genuine ingredients. Wine list includes very good issues! Staff and service were excellent. Good price too.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Joe_Shlabotnik
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Great Armenian food with excellent teasing food no matter what you eat added with good service and reasonable prices. With nice decorations and very friendly staff and tasty food you will have a great meal.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank majs337
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is the best way to introduce yourself and your friends to the Lebanese food. It serves delicious humus, in 5 different types, great meat and fish dishes and a big variety of starters. The atmosphere is traditional with nice oriental live music, the...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank antonism639
Reviewed October 1, 2017

In Ashrafieh branch, a cozy restaurant with good accommodations for a family style dinner. Great variety of homemade tasty dishes. Start with a MUST have mezza of dishes and go for the kibbe niyye, the hummus, baba ghannoush, tabboule and fattoush salads. Try the variety...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank H T
Reviewed September 15, 2017

It was great,i liked the singer, great ambiance,the service was good,one remark the hommos was not so good otherwise the food is tasty and good

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Fayez A
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

The best location in ashrafiye Authentic food, nice ambiance, Good variety of food . Highly recommended.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank 532charbely
Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

We like Armenian food and this is not our first visit to Maya's restaurant . Tasty food good service and the one man show is lovely, as well as the cozy mood . You can take the food with hot spices or not. There are...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Jinaneshahoud
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