Zeralda: French Cuisine in Jounieh

French | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

September 02, 2019

French

Zeralda: French Cuisine in Jounieh

"Bistronomie Francaise" is the tag line - Zeralda is a bistro serving casual French cuisine. It is nestled in the heart of Jounieh/Sarba. At the entrance of Sarba is an old house where Zeralda…

September 02, 2019 | Restaurants | Jounieh

Walking Jounieh: Discovering an Old City and Amazing Old Houses

Mechwar Videos | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

March 22, 2019

Mechwar Videos

Walking Jounieh: Discovering an Old City and Amazing Old Houses

The luscious Keserwan Mountains slope downwards to the picture perfect crescent bay of Jounieh. Around 16 kilometers north of Beirut on the highway, Jounieh is the first city that you’ll arrive…

March 22, 2019 | Popular | Jounieh

Batal Street food: Tasty and Affordable Quick Eats in Ballouneh

Restaurants | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 06, 2019

Restaurants

Batal Street food: Tasty and Affordable Quick Eats in Ballouneh

Google led me to Batal, a street food restaurant on the Ballouneh highway. Amazing and mouthwatering photos you want to try! I was excited to see double patties and double cheese, submarine…

March 06, 2019 | Reviews | Keserwan

Mr.Crepe: Crepes of My Childhood, My Personal Favorite in Feytroun

Desserts & Sweets | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 03, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Mr.Crepe: Crepes of My Childhood, My Personal Favorite in Feytroun

I still remember my favorite reward, as a child, was when I went to Mr. Crepe for some crepes. The famous Mr. Crepe serves delicious round preparations from a simple container. I don't think anybody…

March 03, 2019 | Recommended | Keserwan

Le2metna Snack: Flavors of Home Prepared with Love, in Sarba

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 25, 2018

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Le2metna Snack: Flavors of Home Prepared with Love, in Sarba

It feels like home from the minute you walk in. Fresh aromas of food, two chefs working behind the counter, a gentle lady helping with the order make sure you are treated like a king. I felt good...…

November 25, 2018 | Restaurants | Keserwan

La Creperie: The View and the Unique Sweet Crepe!

French | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

May 27, 2018

French

La Creperie: The View and the Unique Sweet Crepe!

The best time to visit famous establishments and enjoy the experience is in the afternoon; when the parking is empty, the staff is relaxed, the ambiance is calm and the kitchen ready to take its time…

May 27, 2018 | International Cuisine | Jounieh

Burger Bros. Is Now Open in Kaslik

American | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

February 18, 2018

American

Burger Bros. Is Now Open in Kaslik

After the huge success of Burger Bros. in Jbeil, the family affair opened its first shop outside the family hometown. Burgers are what they do in a fresh and funky atmosphere decorated in three…

February 18, 2018 | Burgers | Jounieh

My Latest Discovery: "Maakroun Hobeiche"

Desserts & Sweets | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 15, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

My Latest Discovery: "Maakroun Hobeiche"

They look like any Lebanese sweets, covered with powdered sugar but in fact they are not. A tradition of the Hobeiche family of Keserwan, these amazing delicacies are a must try. My friend Fady,…

December 15, 2017 | Tasty Discoveries | Keserwan

Souk el Akel Klayaat: The Circus Edition is Breaking Records

News | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 07, 2017

News

Souk el Akel Klayaat: The Circus Edition is Breaking Records

With more than 5,000 visitors attending Souk el Akel Klayaat on the opening night -Thursday, this food gathering is considered to be one of the biggest Lebanon has ever witnessed... 35 stalls…

July 07, 2017 | Souk el Akel | Keserwan

Sunset by the Pool at Le Montagnou Kfardebian

News | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

June 18, 2017

News

Sunset by the Pool at Le Montagnou Kfardebian

It's this famous wooden house known for their winter evenings, raclette and pierrade, the restaurant gathering the youth after long days of skiing. Montagnou it's where my wife and I went out…

June 18, 2017 | Keserwan

The Legend Events Venue

News | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

January 12, 2017

News

The Legend Events Venue

Nested on the bank of the ancient Lycus River (Nahr El Kalb), a two thousand years old historical and archeological site where Emperors and Kings have left their footprints, The Legend Venue is…

January 12, 2017 | Keserwan

Montana Pizza in Ghazir: A Huge Disappointment!

Pizza | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 13, 2016

Pizza

Montana Pizza in Ghazir: A Huge Disappointment!

Behind PAUL, on the road leading up to Kfarhbab, is a pizza place called Montana. I have been wanting to try this place for a while, but never had the chance, so when I happened to be in Ghazir I…

December 13, 2016 | Restaurants | Keserwan

Abou Arab: The Famous Tasty "Kaaka Asrouniya"

Breakfast & Coffee | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 28, 2016

Breakfast & Coffee

Abou Arab: The Famous Tasty "Kaaka Asrouniya"

Today, like once every other month, I stop at Abou Arab. The place has become very famous lately with dozens of shops around the country. Cleaner and sharper, this Kaak place is still the…

March 28, 2016 | Street Food | Keserwan

Zouk Mikael: A City of Peace

Mechwar Videos | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 18, 2016

Mechwar Videos

Zouk Mikael: A City of Peace

Zouk Mikael (زوق مكايل‎) is a town and municipality in the Keserwan District of the Mount Lebanon Governorate in Lebanon. It is located 14 kilometers north of Beirut. Zouk Mikael's average…

February 18, 2016 | Travel | Keserwan

Awad: Kashta Ice Cream Logs and More

Ice Cream & Gelato | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

September 11, 2015

Ice Cream & Gelato

Awad: Kashta Ice Cream Logs and More

The place is small, unwelcoming, and the staff doesn't smile, but they do have nice ice cream. Fruit or Kashta, the ice cream is rich, flavorful, feels natural and isn't too sweet. Up in Achkout,…

September 11, 2015 | Tasty Discoveries | Keserwan

Furn Challita: Tasteless Kaak in Zouk Mikael

Breakfast & Coffee | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 25, 2015

Breakfast & Coffee

Furn Challita: Tasteless Kaak in Zouk Mikael

On the road up to Antoura is a bakery that prepares all kinds of Kaak including  the round one called "Asrouniyeh". Take the left side of the Zouk Mikael highway and you'll find it... I was…

August 25, 2015 | Reviews | Keserwan

Souk el Akel Comes to Zouk

News

August 21, 2015

News

Souk el Akel Comes to Zouk

Souk el Akel | Zouk Mikael | 20th-23rd August | 7pm-midnight Last night saw the opening of our Zouk Souk el Akel festival! Check out the latest post from Zouk to discover what we got up to,…

August 21, 2015 | Souk el Akel

Zouk Mikael: Nights of the Old Souk 2015

News

August 11, 2015

News

Zouk Mikael: Nights of the Old Souk 2015

"Layali el Souk Al Ateeq" Zouk Mikael will be inaugurated on Thursday August the 20th. Zouk Mikael Municipality has created a haven of cultural activities, kids’ entertainment, Lebanese…

August 11, 2015

Le Relais: Memories of our Childhood

International Cuisine | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 17, 2015

International Cuisine

Le Relais: Memories of our Childhood

If I want to recall a restaurant from my childhood days, it has to be Le Relais. A restaurant, one of the first to open in Kleiaat, that we used to come to on a weekly basis with my parents. If you…

March 17, 2015 | Restaurants | Keserwan

Street Food in JOUNIEH

Mechwar Videos | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

March 04, 2015

Mechwar Videos

Street Food in JOUNIEH

Jounieh is a coastal city about 16 km north of Beirut, Lebanon and is part of Greater Beirut. Jounieh is known for its seaside resorts and bustling nightlife, as well as its old stone souk, ferry…

March 04, 2015 | Travel | Jounieh

Winter in Faraya: A Street Food Journey

Mechwar Videos

March 03, 2015

Mechwar Videos

Winter in Faraya: A Street Food Journey

Faraya is a Lebanese village located in the Kesrwan District. Its altitude ranges from 1,300 to 2,300 metres above sea level. The word Faraya stands for "The land of…

March 03, 2015 | Travel

El Mexicano: A Trip to Mexico and Back - Simply Awesome!

Mexican | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 03, 2015

Mexican

El Mexicano: A Trip to Mexico and Back - Simply Awesome!

This is the place everyone has been talking about, El Mexicano, a Mexican restaurant, located at 1,300 meters high in Faraya. This restaurant, which first started as a wooden kiosk on the…

February 03, 2015 | Recommended | Keserwan

Upper Keserwan: A Whole Area of Food Discoveries

Mechwar Videos | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 04, 2014

Mechwar Videos

Upper Keserwan: A Whole Area of Food Discoveries

I’m loving my tour around Lebanon, and the food discoveries in the beautiful villages of our beloved country. Mechwar, a new series of videos which NoGarlicNoOnions started last…

November 04, 2014 | Travel | Keserwan

Restaurant Fawzi: Surprisingly Some Good Lebanese Food is Served Here

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 03, 2014

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Restaurant Fawzi: Surprisingly Some Good Lebanese Food is Served Here

Unfortunately, there aren’t many restaurants in Kfardebian, today, where you can enjoy some good traditional Lebanese food. Some places make you pay for the rent or chair you're sitting on,…

November 03, 2014 | Restaurants | Keserwan

A Weekend Around the Metn and Keserwan Districts

Mechwar Videos | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 28, 2014

Mechwar Videos

A Weekend Around the Metn and Keserwan Districts

Invited by LG for the launch of their new phone, the LGG3, and accompanied by my blogger colleagues, we went for a tour around Lebanon enjoying ourselves and discovering all about the districts of…

October 28, 2014 | Travel | Keserwan

Afif: The King of Jokes and Emperor of Lahme Beajine

Street Food | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 25, 2014

Street Food

Afif: The King of Jokes and Emperor of Lahme Beajine

If you're a ski fan or happen to live around the Kesrerwan area, you'll definitely know this one... Afif, the man behind Mar Charbel Bakery, has been an important stop during my journey around…

October 25, 2014 | Keserwan

Em Bashir: The Famous Saj Bakery of Faraya

Bread & Bakeries | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 25, 2014

Bread & Bakeries

Em Bashir: The Famous Saj Bakery of Faraya

For the last thirty years I've been spending my summers around Faraya area and I never imagined that it had that many street food gems to discover. I came across Em Bashir, a lady who sits behind the…

October 25, 2014 | Breakfast & Coffee | Keserwan

Joseph: Worth a Trip to Faraya for Eggs and Kawarma

Street Food | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

October 25, 2014

Street Food

Joseph: Worth a Trip to Faraya for Eggs and Kawarma

Just a few hundred meters before reaching Faraya's roundabout you’ll find Joseph (facing a shop called SkiLife). Commonly known by everyone as Joe, prepares usual breakfast sandwiches alongside…

October 25, 2014 | Keserwan

Tokyo: Your Window to Where in Japan Exactly?

Japanese & Sushi | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

July 26, 2014

Japanese & Sushi

Tokyo: Your Window to Where in Japan Exactly?

Tokyo is one of the latest Japanese restaurants to open in town. I have been meaning to try this new place located on the first floor of one of Sahel Alma's commercial centers, but something…

July 26, 2014 | Restaurants | Jounieh

Furn Beaino: Indeed, A Unique Lahme Beajine

Street Food | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

July 25, 2014

Street Food

Furn Beaino: Indeed, A Unique Lahme Beajine

Located in the heart of Sarba, I arrived at Furn Beaino at 7am. Yes this early. I have been aiming to come to this bakery for a while now especially that everyone around keeps recommending their…

July 25, 2014 | Jounieh

Jounieh Floating Island: Putting Lebanon on the International Map

Popular | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

May 30, 2014

Popular

Jounieh Floating Island: Putting Lebanon on the International Map

Jounieh Floating Island: A Record Breaking Project in the making...Right here in Lebanon. Jounieh Floating Island Resort is the first floating island in the world based on the Dhow-4…

May 30, 2014 | Travel | Lebanon

Endulge in Some Guilt Free Kaak

Tasty Discoveries | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

March 28, 2014

Tasty Discoveries

Endulge in Some Guilt Free Kaak

Chayeb... I think many of you already know them or have heard about them - A bakery specialized in whole wheat bread and Kaak. Chayeb has been known to provide Lebanon, specialized products…

March 28, 2014 | Keserwan

Punta Del Este: A Lovely Argentinian Experience

Argentinian | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

January 27, 2014

Argentinian

Punta Del Este: A Lovely Argentinian Experience

Finally, after all this time, I had the chance to go and try Punta Del Este. On my birthday, along with my family, we went to discover this fine Argentinian restaurant. When reserving, I was told to…

January 27, 2014 | Recommended | Jounieh

Meet Afif: Ambaratouriyet el Lahme Beajin, Hrajel

Street Food | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

November 06, 2013

Street Food

Meet Afif: Ambaratouriyet el Lahme Beajin, Hrajel

There are so many places in Lebanon that offer amazingly delicious bites - some you know, some you'll get to know and some you'll remember. Starting a new series, "Discovering the Hidden Street Food…

November 06, 2013 | Keserwan

Fouad Khalil's Authentic Lebanese Food: History in the Making

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 26, 2013

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Fouad Khalil's Authentic Lebanese Food: History in the Making

I truly hope I will be able to describe my experience at the one and only Fouad. Giving justice to a place and finding the right words to describe is hard, especially when the overall experience…

August 26, 2013 | Popular | Keserwan

Abdul Rahman Hallab: Having a Mouthwatering Breakfast Closer to Home

Breakfast & Coffee | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

August 11, 2013

Breakfast & Coffee

Abdul Rahman Hallab: Having a Mouthwatering Breakfast Closer to Home

My favourite Lebanese establishment, Abdul Rahman Hallab & Sons is now closer to home. A place I used to purposely travel to Tripoli for, has now expanded its services. Recently opened on Jounieh…

August 11, 2013 | Restaurants | Jounieh

Faqra's Newest Terrace

News

August 06, 2012

News

Faqra's Newest Terrace

There’s nothing like a hearty dinner and a glass of red wine after a long, tiring day on the slopes. Be it a cool summer’s day or a blisteringly cold winter’s night, every meal in…

August 06, 2012 | Popular

Chez Melhem Khalil, Lebanese Traditions Preserved

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

August 06, 2012

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Chez Melhem Khalil, Lebanese Traditions Preserved

Chez Melhem Khalil is one of those restaurants located very far away from the sociable world, 17km from the jounieh cost line on the road to Naher El Dehab in a small village called Jouret…

August 06, 2012 | Restaurants | Keserwan

La Place De L'Entrecote by Mr. Joe, Kaslik

French | Jounieh Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Keserwan

July 25, 2012

French

La Place De L'Entrecote by Mr. Joe, Kaslik

La Place De L'entrecote By Mr. Joe is a copy of the famous world renowned Entrecote De Paris yet with major differences. You are welcome into a dark ambiance as you start up the stairs to the second…

July 25, 2012 | Restaurants | Jounieh

Chez Michel Restaurant, Faqra

Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

July 22, 2012

Lebanese/Middle Eastern

Chez Michel Restaurant, Faqra

It used to be a good restaurant once upon a time! Passing along the Faqra road you always come across the familiar Chez Michel special stone sign. It's a beautiful place - a house built with huge…

July 22, 2012 | Restaurants | Keserwan

Pepe's Fishing Club Restaurant, Lebanon

Fish & Seafood | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

February 25, 2012

Fish & Seafood

Pepe's Fishing Club Restaurant, Lebanon

Pepe Very average, but the name, reputation and view compensate. Byblos Fishing Club was established in 1962 in the ancient Phoenician harbour of Byblos. The creator of this restaurant was a man…

February 25, 2012 | Lebanese/Middle Eastern | Keserwan

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