Christmas is a magical time. Excitement fills our hearts during this holy season, to spend time together, sharing, caring and giving!

Family bonding is just what we need to celebrate with love and compassion! What better way to celebrate the Merry Christmas Eve than to be with family?

Just sitting there, having a delicious meal with the people you love the most, is something you wouldn’t want to miss!

However, let’s not forget, it is also a festive season! Once dinner is over, and the 25th of December knocks on your door, celebrating with friends sounds like a great idea!

This year, we have 8 places for you to enjoy with your dearest friends!


Pablo Escobar – The Village Dbayeh/ The Backyard Hazmieh/ Brummana: This place has amazing cocktails and tasty dishes! It is a beautiful and simple environment to enjoy with amigos! If you’re a Mexican food lover, you will fall in love with this place! 

Ales and Tales – Hamra: Very cozy and artistic! A great place to chill and unwind with your friends over delicious, artistic, and fiction inspired drinks and cocktails! A Must Try!

Centrico – Badaro: Personally, I can say this place has one of the best Tapas I’ve ever had! Staff is friendly, and it’s warm and cozy! It simply feels like home!

Bistrobar – Hamra/The Village Dbayeh:  It is known for its natural charm and elegance! It offers a great variety of tasty food and drinks! The atmosphere is very fun and entertaining, and their signature cocktails are to die for!

L’osteria – Mar Mikhael: A charming place to enjoy on the sidewalk, or in the cozy cave-like setting inside! The waiters are very knowledgeable and it offers a wide variety of cheese and charcuterie, for a great night of cheese and wine!

Dany’s Bar – Hamra: A very chill place and one of the oldest pubs in Hamra. A great place to enjoy a conversation with friends over good drinks! It also has a food menu available to satisfy your cravings!

Brick Lane H – The Backyard Hazmieh: Very cheerful and helpful staff! Their menu is unique and creative, and their drinks are as delicious as you would imagine them to be! Their drinks presentation is really appealing; it’s a place you must try!

Eden – Badaro: Provides a great variety of cocktails, and is one of the best cocktail bars! So if you’re looking for good music, positive vibes and delicious drinks, this is your place!

Merry Christmas Everyone!

Tatiana Abou Jaoude