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St Nicolas | Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
+961 1 200 765
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
27 Oct 2013
“Low energy place”
8 May 2013
“Good for food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
St Nicolas | Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
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11 - 20 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 11 July 2012

I tried this place after reading so many positive comments on trip advisor. I think it is a bit overrated. We had a breakfast in Gou. It was just ''ok''. The service was just average. The chairs were extremely old. The atmosphere was ok but...More

Thank Sinan G
Reviewed 13 June 2012

Gou has a great terrace, far enough from the busy road to be pleasant. Everything I've tried here is good, the hot chocolate is the best in Beirut.

Thank epok100
Reviewed 4 June 2012

We tried Gou for breakfast, especially since it has a non smoking policy and outdoor seating. it's on a busy street but set back far enough that the sunken patio feels surprising calm and relaxing. Our table for two was the first customer on a...More

1  Thank OneStepCloser
Reviewed 2 June 2012

Gou has the best hot chocolate ever (74% dark chocolate ), a must try .

Thank Sawsan Y
Reviewed 14 May 2012

Gou has some of the best desserts in town, and a wide selection of teas with just the perfect presentation. Food is good as well, with some items better than the others. Brunch can be improved.

Thank Maya M
Reviewed 7 May 2012

cozy little hidden cafe. Unique menu. Interesting when u wanna try something new for a change

Thank Mariane E
Reviewed 14 March 2012

Great food. Great service. Great ambiance. Great desert.

Thank LimaLander
Reviewed 28 February 2012

Charming little place, hidden behind the bushes. Come in for a tea, a salad (Goat cheese with fig-YUM) or even a main dish and sit on the porch on a warm day! (Try the grilled salmon). Although the mains aren't perfect, the quality is great,...More

Thank Philippe G
Reviewed 24 February 2012

Excellent variety though they can do better in explaining their dishes

Thank Fayyaz A
Reviewed 23 February 2012

Gou is a cute tea shop that has a wide variety of tea flavors. The environment is nice and not stiff. I wouldn't put very good for the food just for the tea!

1  Thank Joelle M
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Restaurant Details

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Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Nicolas | Achrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Location: Middle East  >  Lebanon  >  Beirut
  • Phone Number: +961 1 200 765
  • E-mail
Innovative world food discovery restaurant in a very hip design location. Menu offers brunch, afternoon tea, lunch, dinner, and deserts. One of the best up-and-coming places in the Beirut/Achrafieh area.
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