Cafes are very popular in Lebanon, as they are the best places for people to hang out, enjoy a chill time, and sip on exquisite coffee.
Cafes are perfect for those who want to study or spend a few hours talking and chatting with their friends, or just get the chance to taste delicious and caffeine-infused drinks that will re-energize you.
Here are some cool and trendy cafes in Lebanon you should visit to socialize, drink coffee, and take some Instagrammable shots!
Unicorn Coffee House – Broummana
Unicorn Coffee House in Broummana is a one-of-a-kind cafe with a setting that looks like a homey terrace of a fairy tale.
The cafe opens from Monday to Saturday, from 12:30 pm until 11 pm. For more info, contact 71 822 966.
Sip – Gemayze
Sip is a lovely coffee shop in Gemmayze where you can get energized by drinking premium specialty coffee and take some pictures of its pink building in the heart of Gemmazye.
Contact 01 567 569 for more information.
Candyfornia Cafe – Mar Mikhael
Candyfornia Cafe is Lebanon’s first Kawaii-inspired coffee shop and bakery, boasting L.A. vibes in Beirut.
The pink and trendy cafe is open from 3 pm until 10 pm, and from 3 pm until 8 pm on Sundays. The place closes on Mondays.
You can also have a photoshoot! For inquiries, contact 70 036 311.
Leaf – Batroun
Head to Batroun Souks and visit Leaf, where you can sip on coffee and eat sweet desserts from Monday to Thursday (9 am – 10 pm), and Friday to Sunday (9 am – 11 pm)
The coffee shop is also pet friendly! Contact 71 229 220 for more details.
The Backburner – Saifi
Located in Saifi Village, The Backburner is a cozy cafe that reminds you of “Old Beirut”, where the traditional and modern merge, and where you can enjoy specialty and artisanal coffee, with breakfasts, lunch, and sweet bites.
For reservation, contact 01 989 343.
Black Seed Café – Beirut
With its industrial chic decor, Black Seed Cafe in Beirut is a place to go for some Instagram shots while savoring delicious breakfast, lunch, or dinner, along with specialty coffee, fresh bagels, and more!
Sole Insight – Mar Mikhael
Located in Mar Mikhael, Sole Insight is a Philo-Art cafe where you will get to chill with your friends and relax, as well as the chance to take a few shots of its very unique, cool decor.
For more info, contact 03 588 919.
Newtown Specialty Coffee – Tripoli
Situated in the heart of Tripoli, Newtown Specialty Coffee roasts and serves signature and specialty coffee in a charming setting that is totally Instagrammable!
Contact 71 421 711 for more info.
The Slow – Beirut
Opening from 7 am until 8 pm, The Slow in Beirut is a cafe and concept store where you can drink coffee, eat some sweet bites, and take some cute pictures to post on Instagram!
Thinkers C.C.C. – Zahle
Located on Zahle Boulevard, Thinkers C.C.C. is a coffee and bookshop with an industrial trendy decor, and a hub where people can socialize with their friends while sipping on caffeinated drinks.
The coffee shop opens from Monday to Sunday, from 7 am. For reservation, contact 70 178 859.
The High Llama Cafe – Achrafieh
The High Llama Cafe is an all-day cafe in the heart of Achrafieh boasting a so-Beirut surrounding to have coffee, croissants, pancakes, and other specialties, and get charming Instagram shots by the pillars.
Opening daily from 8 am until 6 pm, you can contact 81 801 876 for a reservation.
LOYAC Cafe & Resto – Hamra
LOYAC Cafe-Resto in Hamra is the place to enjoy a nice coffee time and a fueling breakfast, and where all the revenues go towards funding empowerment programs for Lebanon’s youth.
Bn Coffee Bar – Gemmayze
Located in the heart of Gemmayze, Bn Coffee Bar is another friendly specialty coffee shop and bar for cool Instagram shots. It opens from Monday to Friday (8 am to 9 pm) and Saturday and Sunday (9 am to 6 pm).
For more info, contact 03 111 967.
Diell’ Coffee Shop – Hamra
Diell’ Coffee Shop is a go-to coffee shop in Hamra that calls for Instagram shots! You’ll get to can drink fresh coffee and savor homemade desserts surrounded by a trendy ambiance.
The place opens daily from 8 am until 12 am. For more inquiries, contact 81 272 927.