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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: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, 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 24, 2016

Great evening, everything - the food, the music, the venue - were wonderful.

Set menu is 63$/each and we happily paid 160$ for two people, with 3 glasses of wine and large bottle each of still and sparkling water. Set menu must have been 30-40 different dishes, all very well prepared. Most diners arrived around 10 p.m., live music started around 11, with the first people leaving around 12:30/1:00.

Date of visit: July 2016
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Reviewed July 23, 2016

Beautiful and elegant restaurant that serves tasty Lebanese food with a twist. the service was very disappointing as the waiters, who were very unpleasant, managed to serve our large group of 14 guests too fast and were removing mezza items off the table that were hardly touched (some even untouched), not giving us the opportunity to enjoy the mezza in the manner it should be. It was a race between us and the waiters!

Date of visit: July 2016
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Thank Dfarha
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Mia R, Manager at Em Sherif Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2016

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.
Kindly send us your contact details so that we may have more details of your experience?
We hope to see you soon again!
Have a good day.

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Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Never imagined having a regular Mezza with so much variation in taste.
Regular plates were turned into a superb tasting experience matched by outstanding service and old fashioned lebanese premises.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Abdallah K
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Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Em Sherif has brought not just an exquisite tastebud experience but a whole new spin on the mezze staple. And not only for the tourist, locals please take note and support this gem of a place! The set menu was astounding as was the ambience. Can't wait to come again

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank rema z
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Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited the restaurant last night with local and international colleagues. The variety, the quality and above all the taste of everything we tried was top. Nice live Arabic music around midnight - several people dancing, singing and overall enjoying the night ! Strongly recommended but booking is a must

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Vasilis D
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