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Bliss Street, Beirut

3.6
#5 of 8 in Neighborhoods in Beirut
Home to one of the largest concentrations of restaurants in the city, Bliss Street attracts locals and tourists alike. One of the central strips in Hamra district, the street is a hub for students from the nearby American University of Beirut. Tempt your appetite with an array of Lebanese and international food choices in eateries tucked into historic buildings. Take time to explore the numerous bookshops dotted in between, and if you're feeling thirsty, head to one of many bars and cafes for light refreshment. Put Bliss Street into our Beirut online travel planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Beirut.
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  • Struggling to maintain its traditional ambiance amidst highrise upmarket apartment blocks. The cheaper restaurants and stores are in pré-war buildings of which there are not many left, but enough to e...  more »
  • I don't know why Bliss Street would be an attraction which is why it only gets 3 stars. But I went to AUB which is on that street and I loved it. It had lots of small restaurants and shops. The vibe i...  more »
  • Bliss is opposite the AUB and cater a nice range of good restaurants and cafes. Since the target audience is mainly students some small shops offer excellent quality crepes and fatayer at modest price...  more »
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