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Taste Lebanon - Private Day Tours

Beirut, Lebanon
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Beirut Bites

A thoroughly enjoyable introduction to the varied and delicious street food of Beirut. Perfectly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Derek C
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Beirut Bites - a "must-do" for first-time visitors!

This is the best way to be exposed to the many dishes Beirut has to offer. From sweet to savoury... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
canadiantraveler8726
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Join us on our daily boutique tours and discover a hidden side to the country’s cuisine, delving deep into its history and its culture. Catering to each individual’s appetite, you’ll see places even locals might not know - let alone the guidebooks. It’s been said that food is the best expression of a nation’s heritage and nowhere is this more true than in Lebanon.
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“bites tour” (7 reviews)
“lebanese food” (10 reviews)
“local foods” (4 reviews)
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Beirut, Lebanon
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A thoroughly enjoyable introduction to the varied and delicious street food of Beirut. Perfectly paced, engaging and fun, this was not only a perfect introduction to Lebanese food but also Beirut itself. Hisham was the perfect guide and his enthusiasm summed up my feelings about...More

Thank Derek C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best way to be exposed to the many dishes Beirut has to offer. From sweet to savoury, the tour has you covered. Our guide Hisham provided an excellent description of the dishes and of the landmarks we passed. Be prepared to walk...More

Thank canadiantraveler8726
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding food tour! Soooo gooood.. I’m originally from Lebanon but the food we had on this tour was some of the best I’ve had! Hisham was a great guide and all in all we had a great day. Make sure to put your walking shoes...More

Thank George K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ad anticipated more food tasting in this tour but in truth we enjoyed the tour so much we were not put out Marc was our guide and he did a great job the history of the city is incredible and growing up with the...More

Thank P R
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We did Beirut Bites and a Rural Adventure with Iffat and Sidon Bites with Hisham. All 3 tours were fun, delicious, and educational. For the best overview of Beirut, do Beirut Bites your first day in this wonderful city. You will get a great overview...More

Thank Read P
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

We had the Beirut Bites tour and the Tripoli tour, both with Iffat. These were two of the best tours we ever had in 10y of travels. On the Beirut Bites, we spent a day walking around Beirut tasting different local foods and specialities. During...More

Thank Gubias
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This food tour was a great way to learn about the city whilst wandering through all parts of the city and seeing different communities. Iffat was a cool host, she was charming, relaxed and had many stories to tell. The choice of food stops was...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

You will love it! We did the tour on our first day in Beirut - that was a great way to be introduced to the city. Our guide Hisham showed us authentic Beirut with its local flavors and regional dishes. He led us through key...More

1  Thank Vitaliya T
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

What a great opportunity to learn about different parts of the city, including ones I would have been unlikely to visit, while having a range of local foods, and, all the time, having a rolling conversation with someone so deeply understanding of Beirut! Iffat was...More

Thank Chip-from-Chicago
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

This tour is great way to learn about Beirut, Lebanon and most importantly the FOOD! The food was amazing. We met Iffat in West Beirut and had our first taste of Manouche, which was delicious. My favourite was the spicy cheese. Iffat was a superb...More

Thank Fiona F
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Ric M
25 March 2018|
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Response from Michelle N | Reviewed this property |
I cannot add the website link or email address to this response, so I recommend that you Google "taste Lebanon" -- you want a site based in the UK with tastelebanon at the heart of the web address. There is a contact section... More
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are A
30 August 2017|
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Response from JoJo110865 | Reviewed this property |
Hi are A. You may have to check with Iffat or the other tour guide from Taste of Beirut as they may be able to make provisions for you but we walked all day on our tour. Hope this helps.
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SaadiAAS
12 August 2015|
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Response from JoslinKD | Property representative |
Hello, the price of the tour includes all food and beverage as part of the tour from 9am to about 6pm. You can visit Beirut anytime and mid September through Autumn is some of the most lovely times to spend in... More
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