Whether you’re in a rush, on a budget, or just want to tame your craving for a big meal, a quick bite is perfect for you. So here’s a list of the 7 must-try Lebanese quick bites in Lebanon.
#1 Shawarma sandwich at Joseph Restaurant
The world’s tastiest sandwich (officially) is a minute away from you. Your choice of chicken or meat with loads, and loads, and loads, of GARLIC.
Location: Sin el Fil – Metn
#2 Soujouk Shawarma sandwich at Basterma Mano
Spicy Soujouk (the Armenian way!) Shawarma with creamy garlic, if you haven’t tried that yet, you’re seriously missing out!
Location: Burj Hammoud
#3 Fatayel sandwich at Mahfouz
One thing you should not miss if you are in Tyre are these meaty sandwiches prepared in a very particular way. Fatayel are in fact beef filets cut into small pieces and fried afterwards. One of the juiciest sandwiches ever!
Location: Tyre – South Lebanon
#4 Taouk sandwich at Abou Jihad
Not your average Taouk sandwich. Delicious chicken, coleslaw and turnip pickles, and of course.. GARLIC!
Location: Jal El Dib – Metn
#5 Lahm B’ajin with Debs el Remmen at Abou Joseph
Imagine the traditional Lahm B’ajin with the freshest meat and pomegranate molasses. Thank me later.
Location: Jal el Dib – Metn
#6 Falafel at Barbar
Craving a meat-free meal? These Beiruti Falafel are perfect for you. Caution: Crunch ahead.
Location: Hamra – Beirut
#7 Labneh Pesto sandwich at CRUMB
For the ones eager to try new things, Labneh Pesto won’t disappoint you!
Location: Badaro – Beirut