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Mina El Hosn - Down Town | Al nahar building rooftop, Beirut, Lebanon
03090936
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6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Brisbane, Australia
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Boy do the Lebanese know how to party; the atmosphere is amazing and the friendly nature of the people are next to none. This is by far the best rooftop bar (and dining) I have experienced. New York, Hong Kong - forget it, Beirut, Lebanon is the place to be when it comes to nightlife. Book a table in advance... More 

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Thank Sunlovers96
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145 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed November 10, 2016

this rooftop bar overlooking Beirut Sea and mountain is the ideal place for Sunset drinks or late parties. the drinks variety and presentation are amazing

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Thank Ghada K
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Great music, great atmosphere and wonderful view of the city. Perfect for a drink or more after dinner at the bay

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Thank Wilbaune
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Friendly stuff, nice music, beautiful view around beirut i like this place ,advice to everyone to visit it

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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Just popped up for drinks. Fantastic view of the whole of Beirut. Great place to relax after a long day sightseeing

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Thank Mrsdojack
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Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

It is a very nice place for a chill. The music was nice and the service was great. They have a welcoming staff. the bouncers are always smiling.

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Thank Hala K
Alexandria, Egypt
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed September 10, 2016

very clean place and higher class people. i really admire the idea that they open from 5pm so you get to see the sunset

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Thank Eslam D
Lebanon
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201 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

I enjoy going to Iris for early drinks/sunset drinks because it has a nice atmosphere and music. I love their cocktails specially the Bellini. The salads and mini burgers are very tasty but my favorite part is the nuts they offer at the beginning. One of the best roof tops in Beirut.

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Thank Nay_Mouawad
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

In love with this place...perfect music ,ambiance,food, waiters ...whether on a weekday after work or on a weekend with your loved ones its always the answer !

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Thank Daiana M
Bath, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed September 8, 2016

I went on a Tuesday night, there was a mix up with my booking (my fault) and they accommodated us on an otherwise fully booked evening. The Australian steak was good as a steak can get, the best i have ever eaten out - it was superb. The service was amazing, how they manage to serve as they do when... More 

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Thank Geoff A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $60
Cuisine
Bar, International
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mina El Hosn - Down Town | Al nahar building rooftop, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: 03090936
Description
Iris is the ultimate bar & lounge experience, featuring a globally infused kitchen and international visionary specialty cocktails, staggering views of the city, complete with the leading sounds of smooth tunes courtesy of live international bands and renowned resident DJs. Iris is the unrivaled getaway for those breathtaking sunset views and city lights, a go-to venue for the midtown post-work crowd and trendsetters, where it's easy to get lost sipping on succulent drinks, great conversation and astounding music.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?