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Byblos Restaurant

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678 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062
+1 781-762-8998
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11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:30 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Massachusetts
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for something different-and like to try different cuisines. While the Lebanese food had a Greek resemblance we definitely felt as if were were in Lebanon. Our waiter was from Egypt and made several recommendations we took advantage of. The food was delicious, service excellent, and the restaurant was lovely. The atmosphere was relaxing and appetiziing. The bathrooms... More 

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Thank Janpaige
Boston, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and i decided to try Byblos due to the great reviews and we were not disappointed. There was a fantastic selection on the menu and the food was great. Large portion sizes so be forewarned. It was really busy on Saturday night so reservations are recommended. I am not sure if they were short staffed but the service... More 

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Thank ddub23
Canton, Massachusetts
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second experience at Byblos Restaurant. My first time was with friends for lunch and this time I went with my wife for dinner. We both enjoy Mediterranean food and enjoy the spice and flavors of the way the food is prepared. Needless to say Byblos did not disappoint. The flavors and spices in the food were perfect.... More 

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Thank Lou E
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten at a broad selection of restaurants in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Bahrain, Egypt, Israel and many Arab American restaurants in the United States, with many serving memorable food, but I've not found any that matches the food that Maurice and his sister consistently serve up in their sumptuous Norwood restaurant, Byblos. Only among the family members of my late... More 

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Beverly, Massachusetts
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner with friends as the place was described as the place to go for a "Lebanese Feast". It was tremendous to try a variety of Lebanese dishes. Service was very good and our hosts had ordered all the best dishes. If you are up for a taste of Middle Eastern foods, this is the place to go.

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1 Thank Daniel W
Rockaway, New Jersey
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The food is delicious. The service is first rate. Our waiter took the time to explain menu items and recommend a wine. There was a band playing and they even had a belly dancer. This was a terrific place to have a good meal and get entertained at the same time.

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1 Thank Howard L
Wellington, Florida
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108 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I consider Byblos home style Mediterranean. The best hummus I've had, the freshest food quality, good music and wonderful dancing.

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1 Thank John S
Brookline, Massachusetts
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147 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

I grew up far too many years ago in a city with an amazing Lebanese restaurant where we had their salad, warm pita and lamb kabob often. I can still taste the lemony mint dressing on the salad and remember the tender roasted lamb. I've eaten in many Middle Eastern restaurants since, but never found one that came near those... More 

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1 Thank hfaigel
Canton, Massachusetts
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Middle eastern cuisine. Salad had to much parsley. Lamb kabobs tasty but little to well done. Noisy musicians and belly dancer on Friday and Saturday.

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1 Thank Stephen B
Norwood, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

I've lived in Norwood most of my life and somehow I just went to Byblos for the first time. Its very roomy and was packed when I went in which is a great sign. Our waiter was very nice, very attentive and funny which is a bonus. I had the chicken kabob dinner which was delicious. My friends also said... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available, Television, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 678 Washington St, Norwood, MA 02062
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Norwood
  • Phone Number: +1 781-762-8998
Description
Maurice Daaboul and family’s Byblos is the Boston area’s premier eatery since 1996 for authentic, homemade Lebanese cuisine. Located in the heart of Norwood, Massachusetts, Byblos offers all the best features of Lebanese dining, including a large hall where feasts are laid out in traditional Lebanese Maza style to the tune of live Arabic music and oriental belly dancing. At Byblos we pride ourselves on bringing freshness, authenticity and service to our valued customers.

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