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Em Sherif Restaurant
Ranked #2 of 1,039 Restaurants in Beirut
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $42 - $65
Cuisines: Lebanese
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Em Sherif is a distinguished Oriental-themed restaurant providing its guests with an unsurpassed first class dining experience. Em Sherif herself carefully takes food supervising matters into her own hands and makes sure clients are served delicious food that is adoringly cooked daily with the freshest and highest quality products. The restaurant is intent on providing guests with the finest entertainment provided by a nightly live band. This restaurant is the perfect place for those seeking to enjoy 'Tarab' and traditional Oriental music played by talented band members on the time-honored instrument, the 'kanun' that magically infuses a sense of musical euphoria. Fabulous Oriental lunches and dinners are offered in set menus and served in a luxurious setting. The restaurant also offers a wide selection of the best French, Italian and Lebanese wine and champagne, along with quality Lebanese "Arak" in beautiful blue glasses. Em Sherif is the perfect venue for corporate lunches, family dinners, lunch gatherings and romantic dinners with a capacity of around 100 people. Operating Hours: Daily from 12.30 P.M. To 4:00 p.M. And 8:30 p.M. To 12:00 a.M.
Reviewed July 8, 2015

Was a bit concerned when they could only offer a table at the bar but it was great food choice and service was excellent.
We will certainly be back


Date of visit: June 2015
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Reviewed July 2, 2015

Tried this place several times but fell in love with their eftar menu ! they redefine classiness ! the food is great yo ucan't just describe it until you taste it ! i prefer sitting on their couches because the chairs are so straight up ... The only con is you have to reserve before a long time especially on occasions , and they close in the afternoon so no late lunches !

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank hanibashi
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Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Beirut is full of great restaurants with great quality and taste, they vary in certain dishes, presentation or some items in the menu, but yet they are all the same.. Same mezza and same main dishes at the end ..
But Em Sharif is an exception, it's so unique in every item they present, the taste and the ideas are different, authentic yet novel , the set menu in Ramadan was flawless, each and every item was an experience,cold starters, hot mezza, main dishes and desserts .. It was a truely delightful experience , highly recommended and reservationis a must

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Esseily
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Reviewed July 1, 2015

the food was tasty but the portion have to be more generous, and the service was to slow for the drink orders and too fast for the food menu.

Date of visit: July 2015
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Mia R, Manager at Em Sherif Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2015

Dear,
We would like to thank you for your review. We apologize for your bad experience that wasn’t up to your expectations. We have taken into consideration your comments & feedback.
We hope to see you soon again!

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Reviewed July 1, 2015

this place is for sure one of the best places in the city of Beirut for lunches or dinners, I was there for Ramadan's Iftar and the food was splendid and so was the service.

Date of visit: June 2015
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Thank Hussein S
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