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Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue

Bhamdoun Village, Main Road, Bhamdoun 00000, Lebanon
+961 70 628 383
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Bhamdoun Village, Main Road, Bhamdoun 00000, Lebanon
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

An old house nicely arranged with a fireplace, garden, a small kids playground and a venue for receptions. Location is very nice. Good wine from own vineyard. Excellent French cuisine. For children a kids menu is available

Thank aks132016
Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

It was a pleasure to have you with us and we hope you will visit again soon. The children might also enjoy participating in our grape harvest in September--ask about our Friends and Family Harvest days! Best, Jill

Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I was invited by a friend of mine, it was one of the best ever dinner, staff hospitality we were treated very well , location is amazing, delicious food, salad ,risotto , and steak , you will regret missing the Belle Vue wine of Le...More

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Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you, Muneer, for taking the time to write! We hope to see you again very soon. The artwork is always changing, and the wines are only improving with age, so lots of reasons to come back. We'll show you the vineyards next time, to...More

Reviewed 20 December 2017

If one wants to travel to Lebanon to take a deep dive into its history and gastronomy, there is no better place than Le Telegraphe. I was lucky enough to visit Bhamdoun for a wedding celebration held at the hotel. In addition to the joy...More

Thank Sierra H
Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you, Sierra--you've seen the heart of our project and I am so pleased our work resonated with you! Naji and I have found great joy (and faced lots of challenge) in bringing this village back to life through its heritage of vineyards. We are...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

I have been there 2 times with my family: in March and in September. It was a great experience: we tried 2 different menu the food was so tasty, the wine either. The fireplace in March and the garden in September gave us a grood...More

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Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Thank you, Mira--our repeat customers are very important people, indeed! Very soon it will be time to dine again under the stars--Lebanon's long and beautiful summer is our guests' favorite season. Come enjoy a glass of stunning Sauvignon Blanc grown right here in our valley...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

It is a cozy resturant with warm atmosphere, the Menu is wide with nice frensh dishes, the wine is excellent so tasty . A restaurant for persons who like exotic taste.More

Thank Rihab334
Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

We had the luxury of crafting a menu to highlight the wines we grow and produce from organic vineyards here in the village. So glad you enjoyed the wine pairings with the cuisine--French to Italian to wonderful grilled meats! Come again soon. Thanks for taking...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

A hidden gem in Beirut. Great food, great hosts, great atmosphere, great service! Great wine! Particular mention goes to Elios for bringing his warmth and personality to the experience.More

Thank MikeandSaps
Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thank you for mentioning dear Elio! We are very proud of each member of our team at Le Telegraphe, and I appreciate the shout-out to their warmth and professionalism. The Winter Menu is coming, complete with our one-of-a-kind Cindered Camembert. We'll hope to see you...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We went to Lebanon for the first time earlier in September and chose to stay at Le Telegraphe. Surrounded by vineyards, we could not have asked for a better experience. The food and the wine were outstanding. The service was excellent, staff were friendly, professional,...More

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Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Eleonora--you and your group of friends were incredibly fun to have with us at Le Telegraphe! I am not sure how I missed replying to your review, but a belated thank you for your enthusiasm and support. You are always welcome. Le Telegraphe is your...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

If you make a trip to the mountains outside Beirut, Le Telegraphe in Bhamdoun is a must stop. The hotel and restaurant look out to the Mediterranean thousands of feet below. In the six mornings while I was there, clouds blew over the mountains from...More

Thank Tyler H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I visited Bhamdoun in September for my friends wedding reception and had the great fortune of dining and residing at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue. The outdoor seating was beautiful with wine-barrel like seats filled with comfy cushions, delicate string lighting and plenty of music to...More

Thank Alyssa C
Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

We really enjoyed hosting your group, Alyssa. It was the first time we organized day trips with a van and driver, and I believe the whole thing went really well! So glad you enjoyed your time at Le Telegraphe. Thanks for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

I spent six days at Le Telegraphe and it could not have been a more enjoyable stay. The rooms are simple, but thoughtfully designed, comfortable, and classy. The food was exceptionally delicious (as was the locally grown wine) and staff were friendly, professional, and attentive....More

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Jill B, Owner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Having a few days outside the noise and commotion of the city can be an opportunity to recharge your batteries. Le Telegraphe is ideal for a quiet getaway, but still within reach of the city and all tourism destinations (Lebanon is a very small country,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
French, European, Grill, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
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20:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
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12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bhamdoun Village, Main Road, Bhamdoun 00000, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Mount Lebanon Governorate  >  Bhamdoun
  • Phone Number: +961 70 628 383
  • E-mail
Loved your dining experience? Now you can stay the night! Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue announces the opening of its bed and breakfast hotel. We've created seven contemporary rooms overlooking the mountainside and vineyards, just steps from our outdoor terrace, where breakfast is freshly prepared each morning for you. Overlooking our north-east vineyards, the Le Telegraphe property makes the most of a beautiful outdoor setting during fine weather, and a cozy and intimate dining room surrounding a roaring fire during winter months. Come home for dinner at Le Telegraphe de Belle-Vue. You'll never want to leave!
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