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Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 582 222
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“baguette” (6 reviews)
“tarts” (4 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European
££ - £££
Beirut, Lebanon
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61 - 70 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 24 October 2014

This concerns the Zaytouné Bay location. I don't know if they are trying to mimic the french in bad service but it's working. Waiters busy chatting each other. Even when we greeted the waitress she didn't respond. Omeltte was dry and tasteless. The pan fried...More

Thank homezgr8t
Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

This review concerns 2 branches : zeitouna bay and ghazir... We went there for breakfast in both cases... We sat outside given that its summer time... We had to practically beg to get the attention of a waiter ... When they managed to get our...More

1  Thank Youssef S
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Well Paul is one the oldest most known French bakeries in the world (baking since 1889). Today we tried the bliss street branch. We ordered one pain au chocolat, one simple brioche and one tarte chocolat moelleux. We were surprised how the brioche and the...More

1  Thank Osman B
Reviewed 12 August 2014

Every time we go at Paul's in Beirut, we'r incredibly surprised to see that the service systematically doesn't match the decorum and the great food served there. Once, I went to the Gemmayze branch, was seated by the white hated waiter (signature style by Paul)...More

1  Thank Karimkwo
Reviewed 6 August 2014

The food is very tasty, the staff is very friendly and most of all the decoration takes you back in time.

Thank Mikysf
Reviewed 9 July 2014

I always enjoy Paul's sandwiches fresh bread multi cereal brown bread cookies.... bread is always fresh and tasty and the sandwiches are amazing and tastes really good. I rarely dine in at Paul but I always grab a take away from its many branches. I...More

Thank Samer N
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Paul is always a go-to for brunch or breakfast, never disappoints! Their omelette is a must try! Went for a brunch date several times and was always happy

Thank JuneAbroad
Reviewed 13 June 2014 via mobile

I went there for an afternoon coffee & dessert.. I choose cappucino & ice cream.. It cost me around 10$.. In the zaitounay bay branch.. Everything was nice.. The view, the service.. I like it

3  Thank Manoul
Reviewed 7 June 2014

I went to Paul Restaurant at night for dinner and sat out in the garden at the front of the restaurant. I will concede that the traffic noise is distracting but this is Beirut, there is always traffic and honking the horn is a national...More

Thank ShrekFiona58
Reviewed 2 June 2014

simple restaurant with lovely open air part. Lovely bar, food, pastries and staff are friendly. Will be back

Thank timduggan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
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Open Hours
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 582 222
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