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Al Mandaloun Cafe

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Dbayeh Old Road / Tabaris Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 4 545 411
8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Everything is unique. And I mean Everything: ice tea peach prepared in a special way, top wine selection (musar jeune as a wine by glass), rich salad bar, sandwiches... My unique negative comment remains the over-price of the sushi pieces.

Thank Toni S
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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23 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Located in Dbayeh away from the hustle and bustle of Beirut, Mandaloun Cafe is really a gem in every sense of the word. The Mandaloun brand in Lebanon has become synonymous with excellence and this place is no exception. The food is really out of this world along with the service which surpasses some of the best restaurants I have... More 

Thank Amer A
Beirut, Lebanon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I learned that this place offer a decent breakfast buffet so we decided to go there for a family breakfast. First of all the place is big and elegantly decorated. Indoor venue in addition to a beautiful garden. Now for the breakfast. The formula they offer is a tiny buffet placed where they put the salad bar items for lunch... More 

Thank Osman B
Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice place, good service, fantastic breakfast, good dinner, and nice location. I keep visiting for the breakfast & coffee part

Thank Elie_M_Farah
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice location, good service medium high quality. However, does not justify the overpriced bill in any way. 6 USD just for 50cl water or more than 6 USD for an Edamame on a paper table cloth. In the past was not like this (I go every year since a while). Maybe the success well exceed the current performance.

Thank Paolo V
Troy, Michigan
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134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great for business lunch in the heart of the city in Achrafieh, good selection and plat du jour every day. I recommend this restaurant for lunches mainly and service is great. Valet parking is a must since you are in achrafieh and there is no where to park

1 Thank Nmbt211
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

A very welcoming and gentle staff. The breakfast was amazing ! Good croissants, great bread, delicious dessert, and a relaxing ambiance. I highly recommend this place :)

2 Thank Tarek B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

The best salad bar in Lebanon! It is really great with all the wide varieties on the station. The plate is big enough unlike other places where the plate is tiny. The service is great as well and the staff is really friendly. The setting is very nice...In addition to this, they have a delicious Siyadieh done every Friday! I... More 

2 Thank Nay_Mouawad
Miami, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Everyone can have a bad evening, and boy did Al Mandaloun cafe had it last evening. Just after our landing in BEY my brother took us out for dinner at Al Mandaloun. We arrived at the restaurant on a Sunday evening around 10:00 PM. Very nice decor. Nice garden outside, beautiful display of fresh fruits and vegetables behind the counter.... More 

2 Thank KTF-MIA
Beirut, Lebanon
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51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Beautiful café located in Dbayeh. It has a cozy setting although it's quite spacious and gets very busy in the evening. It has a very comprehensive menu, but we ended up choosing salad bars. The salad bar is very fresh and has a very generous selection. One tip is to go a little early as they don't take reservations and... More 

1 Thank Céline C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $40
French, Cafe, International
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dbayeh Old Road / Tabaris Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 4 545 411
Al Mandaloun Cafe is a cafe, a restaurant, a patisserie, a bakery, and a boutique, all at once.
In addition to the impressive selection of Sandwiches, Croques, Pizzas and Quiches,the Cafe has tasty specials every day, concocted by our international Chefs. Early Mornings the Salad Bar turns into a Breakfast Bar, making al Mandaloun Cafe the perfect destination to enjoy a morning coffee, a lunch with friends, an afternoon tea, or a sumptuous dinner.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?