12 Places To Have A Drink In Beirut After A Long Day At Work

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Lebanon should probably be on the extended list of the World Wonders.

With all the bad news you hear daily, from the country collapsing, the lira crashing, the economy an elusive concept no one is able to catch, and on and on, its capital still vibrates with life.

Bars, pubs, and restaurants fill the city with lively energy. And when you have had a long stressful day at work, you just have to drop by any of them to unwind and spend a good time.

It is no doubt that Beirut, with its vibrancy, is a wonder in its own right. It might not be the city that never sleeps but it is indeed the city that refuses to die.

Here are some great places in Beirut’s most vibrant areas where you can head to after work to loosen up and enjoy watching around a drink how the Lebanese defy the status quo.

#1 16 MM – Gemmayze

16MM is a hip resto-bar where you can have a good bite, coffee, and cocktails all while enjoying the vintage aesthetic of the place. It is also pet-friendly.

#2 House Of Butlers – Gemmayze

With its particular elegant design and warm characteristics, the House of Butlers is a lovely place to go to after a long workday. You will get to socialize and enjoy the amazing decoration of the pub and the fine liquor while enjoying a quick and delicious bite.

#3 Le Trottoir De Paloma – Gemmayze

Le Trottoir de Paloma is a charming restaurant with a cocktail bar. It serves appetizing meals and drinks as well as coffee and breakfast if you are up to try it in the morning or during the day.

#4 Aaliya’s Books – Gemmayze

If you like reading while enjoying a glass of wine, this place is for you. It is an English Language library along with a bar and a café. You will truly feel relaxed.

#5 Vagabond – Badaro

Vagabond serves craft beer and spirits. You can enjoy a good drink while having a good conversation with your friends and eat yummy food.

#6 Lennon Badaro

Have fun with the good vibes of this place while drinking their delicious cocktails and eating their good bites.

#7 Ales & Tales – Gemmayze

Ales & Tales is a hippy cocktail bar where every drink is based on personal practices. This would be a good place to unwind after a day full of stress.

#8 Catrinas – Mar Mikhael

Catrinas is the place for you to loosen up around fusion Mexican food and atmosphere. You will enjoy the ambiance, the tasty Mexican bites, and the delicious margaritas.

#9 Ferdinand – Hamra

If you want to have some fun while listening to good music, hanging out with your friends all while eating savory meals, and drinking mouthwatering cocktails, you can visit Ferdinand Gastro Pub.

#10 The High Llama – Achrafieh

You can enjoy an afternoon after a long day at work in The High Llama where you can eat desserts, drink coffee or alcohol, and eat a savory meal.

#11 Strada.51 – Mar Mikheal

Strada.51 is a nice and cozy getaway in Mar Mikhael that offers hot and cold beverages and delicious bites. It is the place to take a break while enjoying the evening with your colleagues or friends.

#12 Riwaq Beirut

Riwaq is a relaxing pub with an enjoyable atmosphere to hang out and unwind and drink both alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks.

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12 Places To Have A Drink In Beirut After A Long Day At Work

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