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Gemmayzeh Street, Beirut
(4/5 based on 400 reviews on the web)
Explore French-style buildings, narrow alleys, and stone stairways around Gemmayzeh Street, the heart of Beirut's bohemian quarter. Countless balconies with curious residents, and small shops selling delicious food and handicrafts provide a bustling atmosphere around the clock. Browse through art galleries and see some unique jewelry shops in this hip downtown area, teeming with trendy bars, clubs, fancy restaurants, and cafes. After dark, the place buzzes with a thriving nightlife. To visit Gemmayzeh Street on your trip to Beirut, use our Beirut vacation generator.
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  • I like the lively and happy spirit of this place. With a huge variety of restaurants and bars you can have a great time. 
  • this is one of the few bar street where you can go in the evening to enjoy a drink and a bite or in the morning for breakfast/lunch and coffee 
  • Our hotel was close by, so we walked along this street quite often. Unfortunately the weather did not help us enjoying it as we had hoped, but at the first glimpse of a clear sky, the pubs and restaur...  more »