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Saida Rest House

Old Saidon souk | beside saida castle, Sidon, Lebanon
+961 7 722 469
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“fruit” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
“fries” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Old Saidon souk | beside saida castle, Sidon, Lebanon
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Reviewed April 28, 2017

Great restaurant at the Saida main road and next to the old town on the one side and the citadel on the other, overlooking the sea shore. The place is spacious with a beautiful outdoor terrace, child friendly and excellent for big families. All staff...More

2  Thank Martin Z
Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful view with super yummy food. The BBQ fish is delicious. Appetizers were very tasty. The view on the beach was extra ordinary. We all were taken by the gorgeous setting and great food and service

2  Thank manarlandis .
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The restaurant is located overlooking the sea with amazing view, the terrace is very beautiful to be when the weather allows. The food is more than delicious, large variety of fish. You choose from fish on display and choose how to have it cooked.

Thank Wael Y
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We used to visit this place every time we visit lebanon in the last years but the last two visits were really disappointing the view is no question very good but the food quality is no more inviting.we will hesitate very much before we come...More

Thank Marek S
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

The quality of food is good and the service is very efficient. If weather is good you can seat outside and enjoy the view over the citadel.

Thank josefigueira
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

Saida Rest House has a very nice location by the seaside and with a view on the fortress. The architecture is very unique, the dishes are delicious, the portions are small and the prices are high. Staff are friendly and welcoming.

Thank Rania H
Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

Restaurant located right by the sea which gives him an enormous advantage over its rivals in the area. Food if gd quality, service is up to the expectations. However, restaurant needs major uplift especially the bathrooms which are overused. Overall, enjoyable moments

Thank Manuel M
Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place and it has alcoholic drinks in case interested. The food is not so yummy there are better places to eat at. But the view is amazing

Thank Nathalie N
Reviewed December 7, 2016

Indeed the location is excellent, the setup is amazing and the view overlooking the famous Sidon citadel make this place a must visit.. Unfortunately the food and the service is not matching or at the level of the surrounding.. Expensive and tasteless food. As for...More

3  Thank Kamal N
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We had lunch here as part of an organised tour so weren't expecting much, but we were served fresh, tasty Lebanese food and plenty of it. Service was suitably attentive as well. Since the price of the lunch was included in the tour price I...More

Thank phutty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Saidon souk | beside saida castle, Sidon, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  South Governorate  >  Sidon
  • Phone Number: +961 7 722 469
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