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Le Rouge

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Rue Makdessi | Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
09:00 - 23:30
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

located in Hamra, very calm and peaceful, nice and delicious plates all can be found together in Le Rouge.

Thank Naghshbandi
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42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

Madison Street a a busy road off Hamra. The outlet is nicely decorated. Their menu is varied and caters a wide range of tastes.

Thank Norman H
Beirut, Beyrouth, Lebanon
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216 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015 via mobile

Cozy and fancy looking place at first sight unfortunately when you go in you find out that the service is mediocre : unprofessional, wrong orders etc... The food is good whoever and the place is not very expensive.

Thank Elie Z
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68 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

I really enjoy having a late lunch in this place located on Makdisi Street. It has great food which would pair impeccably with a nice glass of wine. What I usually have is either their steak or chicken platter if not their "plat du jour". Never a disappointment le rouge is now under renovation.

Thank LaraLH
Beirut, Lebanon
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104 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2015

Invited 8 employees for dinner at le Rouge in Hamra on a Friday evening. Le Rouge because it’s in our neighbourhood and we had a pretty good experience there before. It seems they changed the team and certainly not for the better. It started when our orders came: people who ordered starters got their starters at the same time when... More 

Thank peetersr
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13 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

This place used to be good. Over the years however it has lost standards with a non interesting menu and tasteless food. The variety is basic and simple, as is the food. Whole in whole nothing to write hone about, and given the prices non value

Thank Priamos P
San Diego, California
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21 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2015

As is typical in Beirut, price of meals do not necessarily equate to quality of the food or service like in much of the world. Very hungry for a steak my favorite restaurant was closed, as it was Sunday, so I tried La Rouge a third time in two years. One would think I learned the other times that this... More 

Thank wanderingtheworld200
Beirut, Lebanon
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50 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

Started off with what seemed to be a nice receipt of titbit of grilled aubergine with spinach, wall nuts, red pepper, and a mixture of cheese. That read nice but tasted terrible. The titbit came without the red pepper, aubergine wasn't well grilled, wall nuts were finely minced, and the cheese combination wasn't yummy. I Wouldn't advise anyone to order... More 

Thank Khaled J
Beirut, Lebanon
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

Not superbe, but the food was good and the location convenient. The starters where particularly good and also the fish was nice but I prefer my dishes with less sauce so to have a beter taste of the food itself. Apparently the steak is vers good, but I do not dat meat. The staff was friendly, the service was good.

Thank Daisy P
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152 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2014

A nice cozy place in Hamra, the service is good and the staff is friendly. Can be crowded but still you can pass by.

Thank Mikysf

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, International
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Makdessi | Hamra, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?