13 Cool Bars In Beirut For A Chill Summer Night With Your Friends

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Lebanon is a magnificent summer destination, with wonderful nature, great resorts and beaches, and one of the leading nightlife scenes in the Middle East.

The bars, pubs, and restaurants fill the streets of Beirut with lively energy and good vibes to last all year long.

They are great places to unwind with your friends and enjoy Beirut’s hot summer days/nights in a friendly ambiance.

Here are some bars in the heart of Beirut that you will love trying with your friends this summer:

Vagabond – Badaro

To enjoy a nice glass of craft beer and spirits, and a sense of wild adventures, all you have to do is go to Vagabond in Badaro.

For reservations, call 01 381 522.

Lennon Badaro

Summer nights at Lennon Badaro are especially fun: good vibes, chill ambiance, and tasty cocktails.

For more information, call 76 434 789.

Ales & Tales – Gemmayze

Celebrate the hippy vibes at Ales & Tales bar in Gemmayze, where every drink is formulated on personal experiences and practices.

P.S. Ales & Tales was nominated top 50 best discoveries in 2019! For more info, contact 71 010 230.

16 MM – Gemmayze

16MM is a trendy resto-bar suitable for a perfect day or night hangout spot, where you and your friends can enjoy delicious bites and cocktails, and live music on certain nights.

Contact 81 321 965 – 03 713 060 for more info.

Aaliya’s Books Alleyway & Rooftop – Gemmayze

A cool place to be for Jazz lovers is the Alleyway of Aaliya’s Books on Friday nights at 9:30 PM. Cocktails, drinks, Sourdough pizza, burgers, pulled pork, and more are on the menu. No minimum spend is required and no extra charge for the band.

It is also a chill place to hang out on Saturdays on the rooftop with DJ Mick Dagger setting up the right mood for a cool night.

RSVP: 01 566 375.

Catrinas – Mar Mikhael

Catrinas is the place to enjoy dishes inspired by modernized Mexican food while sipping their delicious margaritas, and enjoying their lovely summer atmosphere!

The place opens at 6:30 pm. For inquiries, contact 03 174 222.

House Of Butlers – Gemmayze

Sleek decor and friendly ambiance with plenty of drinks to choose from are what you can expect at the House Of Butlers in Gemmayze for a great summer night with your friends.

RSVP: 01 444 776 between 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.

Strada 51 – Mar Mikhael

Strada 51 is a chill getaway in Mar Mikhael with tasty cocktails and delicious bites to have a nice break during the day and party all night with your friends.

For info, contact 70 123 340.

Le Trottoir De Paloma – Gemmayze

Le Trottoir de Paloma is a charming cocktail bar and restaurant, operating daily from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. For reservation, contact 70 585 000.

Riwaq – Beirut

Riwaq in Beirut is a nice and “open space” pub that provides a free space to hang out with your friends, enjoy music, or comedy shows, and drink luscious cocktails.

For info, contact 81 715 656.

Demo – Beirut

Demo is a laid-back and chill bar/café where you will enjoy music mix and a nice night out in Beirut or for just a good break during the afternoon while tasting their cocktails.

Contact 03 958 504 for more info.

Rabbit Hole – Beirut

Rabbit Hole in Beirut is a charming pub of mystic decor where you can enjoy fresh fruit cocktails and other drinks, basking in jazz and soft rock music.

For info, contact, 70 151 328.

Central Station Boutique Bar – Mar Mikhael

The finely-made cocktails and appetizers of this sleek bar in Mar Mikhael are a must-try at least once while in Beirut. An elegant setting with jazz/swing ambiance you’ll certainly love.

For inquiries, contact 71 736 737.