Secrets of Beirut

SOBEIRUT is the insiders' guide to the best things to do in Beirut and Lebanon

Cool events in Beirut

Movies playing in Beirut

The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven

Action

Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.

War Dogs

War Dogs

Action, Comedy movie, Crime, Drama movie

Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm...

Laf Wa Dawaran

Laf Wa Dawaran

Comedy movie

  A comedy that features Ahmad Helmi & Mimi Jamal, directed by Khaled Merhi

Mechanic: Resurrection

Mechanic: Resurrection

Action

The most dangerous hitman in the world, Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the...

The Secret Life of Pets

The Secret Life of Pets

Animation

A terrier named Max's quiet life is upended when his owner takes in Duke, a stray, who Max instantly dislikes.

Sully

Sully

The story of Chesley Sullenberger, who became a hero after gliding his plane along the water in the Hudson River, saving all of the airplane...

Recommended Restaurants

Bent el Sultan

Bent el Sultan

Contemporary Levantine Lebanese fusion cuisine, offering a wide menu selection

Bab Sharki

Bab Sharki

A Middle-eastern restaurant in the heart of Ashrafieh: reasonable prices, casual set-up, stellar food.

Caprice

Caprice

A Nightlife Venue... Like no Other!

Enab

Enab

Through the doors of Enab is a step into another world. The setting, paradise. The food, bliss. 

Burgundy

Burgundy

Hands-down some of the finest fine-dining experiences in Beirut: just be sure you can stomach the bill that goes along with it!

Toto

Toto

The finest Italian restaurant and pizzeria

Fly

Fly

This rooftop restaurant and bar may not fly you to the moon but it will get you pretty damn close!

The Villa

The Villa

A new life for an old building in the heart of Badaro 

Recommended Bars

The Next Whiskey Bar

The Next Whiskey Bar

"The Next Whiskey Bar" is a whiskey oriented Bar & Restaurant in Beirut serving numerous whiskeys from all over the world.

Capitole

Capitole

Groovy and sexy pulling an extra glam, summer time crowd 

Molo

Molo

Curtained off from Badaro's main street

Sud

Sud

A little gem of a restaurant and bar nestled in the heart of a traditional Mediterranean courtyard in Mar Mikhael: prepare to be enchanted.

Latest Interviews

Interview with Roula Dfouni

Interview with Roula Dfouni

“ I choose to be a brand” “ I can cry at the movies and lead a successful business team!” “I never...

Latest Articles

Lebanon's Best Stargazing Locations

Lebanon's Best Stargazing Locations

To many Lebanese and foreigners alike Lebanon is a country of ritzy beaches and dazzling nightlife where pulsating strobes and laser lights...

Recommended Hotels

Bouyouti

Bouyouti

What do you get when you mix Lebanese heritage with a touch of Tuscan charm and a hint of French elegance? Bouyouti, the crown jewel of the Chouf...

Cherry Blossom Hotel

Cherry Blossom Hotel

Charming resort with modern amenities offering the comfort of your city home with the serenity of a countryside escape

Le Gray

Le Gray

A buzz of glitz and glamour in the center of urban Beirut

Movenpick

Movenpick

Top-notch 5-star business hotel with excellent swimming, gym and spa facilities

Phoenicia Hotel

Phoenicia Hotel

A landmark 5 Star hotel overlooking Zaitunay Bay and the Saint George.

Tafla

Tafla

Charming, laid-back bed and breakfast in Smar Jbeil

Beit el Batroun

Beit el Batroun

Fall in love at first sight with this stunning bed-and-breakfast with breathtaking views in Batroun.

Recommended Outdoors & Sports

360 Fitness

360 Fitness

Offering a new perspective for a healthy lifestyle.

Cedars of Jaj

Cedars of Jaj

A small but impressive cluster of Cedars well worth the hike

Recommended Galleries

Artscape-Beirut

Artscape-Beirut

A DIY (Do-it-yourself) space that can be whatever you want it to be. The common thread? Art and Creativity, of course!