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Locanda - A la Granda

Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
+961 9 944 333
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
$$ - $$$
Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice place (terrace) to grab something to it at byblos. I liked the beef with broccoli but I have eaten much better of the rest (chicken pie sticks and the vine leaf bites). You can also smoke sisha on the terrace.

Thank Haris M
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I had a very good meal. I ordered the meat skewers and tried a couple different hot mezze. The meat on the skewers was very tender. There are great views from the terrace of the nearby castle and ruins. The meat skewers come with two...More

Thank Phillip D
Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

5 star restaurant. One of my favorites. Indoor and Outdoor. The theme is great and the food and menu impeccable a must eat at 👌🏻Halal.

Thank ContessaLM
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

The first time I ever went to Locanda, was for my first date with my now husband. So naturally, this beautiful jem in the heart of Jbeil with an amazing view of the historical fort, played an essential part in a new chapter of my...More

Thank Dimzy_IM
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

We went to this place in our last trip to Lebanon in the summer. We were party of 6 including a toddler. The waiter was super rude with us, and every time I I asked a question about the menu, he fussed and ignored it....More

Thank Nada N
Reviewed February 2, 2018

It’s very interesting location facing Byblos castle. It’s of those places with fusion of western & Lebanese cuisine. The hummus & the Keshek were my favorite plates. Some of the sushi pieces were weird for me but ok. The salad was great but the twist...More

Thank AskTheRazz
Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

It is always great to visit Byblos - any time of the year , any day of the week and any hour of the day. This Saturday afternoon, we enjoyed the walk in the souks and the port and then had wonderful lunch at Locanda....More

Thank Galiya G
Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Locanda is one of the most exceptional restaurants in Lebanon. Tremendous choices including vegetarian and vegan options. The staff are friendly and service is prompt. After eating there several times over the past year it has become one of my favorite places to bring guests...More

Thank Rick M
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

It was my first time. I found the location amazing, very nice decor, clean restaurant. A space for smokers, gatherings and an enchanting space for romantic dates. Food is delicious. Excellent service. I definitely recommend. An experience to enjoy...

Thank Maya M
Reviewed December 7, 2017 via mobile

Just ate here with six work colleagues. All the food was exceptional and fresh. Presentation excellent. Loved it.

Thank topgundom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
12:00 PM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Souk, Pepe Abed Street | Facing historical Castle main gate, Byblos, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Mount Lebanon Governorate  >  Byblos
  • Phone Number: +961 9 944 333
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Delightful international fusion cuisine served in the heart of wonderful Byblos. Unique food, in a unique decor and atmosphere, and of course a unique location.
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