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Ahmad Aouni Hallab

General de Gaule Street, Beirut, Lebanon
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 13, 2018
“Dessert was good”
Jun 29, 2018
“best baklava, not too sweet”
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
General de Gaule Street, Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Many choises. The staff only speak arabic. They stand all the time next to you to clean up. Very ennoying. But it was good. Only the kunefe wasn't my taste...too cheesy like mozarella.

Thank amala409
Reviewed June 29, 2018

I was told by locals to buy my baklava gift boxes at this place and I did so. The people were so nice and welcoming: I got a little tray with 7 pieces of different baklava to trying taste - free of charge! while having...More

Thank H88appy
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Delicious fresh Lebanese sweets at its finest, fresh Ashta cream in the sweets is not too sweet but just perfect. Every table is serviced with a large bottle of Attar a thick sugar syrup, a perfect accompaniment for any sweet dish you order. All sweets...More

Thank Su O
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to visit the original Hallab branch in Tripoli, but was unable to due to the short time I had in Lebanon, so my friend took me to this one which is near the Mediterranean Sea and the Rouche. I had only previously tried...More

Thank LamaObeid
Reviewed November 19, 2017

All sweets varieties are so yummy and tasty. The staff are friendly and professionals. I was travelling so requested travel boxes which are vacuum warped making it convenient and safe to put in your luggage. A must try when visiting Lebanon. Overall highly recommended

1  Thank AOmeiri
Reviewed October 7, 2017

This is probably the most famous shop of typical oriental Arabic sweets in Beirut where you can take packs of different varieties of sweets either for you or as a gift to your family & friends abroad

Thank Said M
Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We knew this was the best place for Lebanese sweets and it was amazing. Delicate flavors combine. Kunafa with cheese was amazing. Not overly sweet.

Thank Djodi
Reviewed September 26, 2016

we wanted to try the so called kackeh be kenaffe, it is basically a piece of beta bread filled with kenaffe. I have to say it is such a tasty thing to eat in the morning. We were planning to eat it on our way...More

1  Thank Somaya_Semsem
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We went there based on recommendation from Lebanese guy. And it it was really a great place for lebanese sweets and nearby Al Roucheh. We ordered "Halawet Al Jebn", "Knefeh Cheese" and "Mafroukeh" and the last one was the most delicious for me. But I...More

Thank m0khm0kh
Reviewed February 4, 2016

Best oriental pastry and desserts ever. Marzipan, konafe bel jebnnah, naboulsia, and all types and forms or oriental delights... A nice cup of tea and a piece of your favorite in a sunny afternoon would surly make your day

1  Thank ghonaimy
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: General de Gaule Street, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: 805311
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