If there’s one kind of cuisine we legit can’t get enough of right now, it’s Middle Eastern eats – Lebanese to be exact.
What’s not to love? It’s fresh, flavourful, filling, and always on the healthy side. It’s a guilt-free way of stuffing your face, and that’s something we can always get behind.
With increasingly new spots that specialize in this cuisine opening in Vancouver, we’re getting spoiled with this much-loved style of grub.
Here are the best eight spots to get Lebanese food in or around Vancouver:
Whether it be South Granville or Commercial Drive, it doesn’t matter where you head off to. If you’re at Jamjar, you’re in for some delicious folk Lebanese food made from scratch.
This authentic Middle Eastern restaurant is a total dream. Enjoy handmade flatbreads made fresh from their imported oven, along with a plethora of housemade dips and salads.
Address: 705 12th Street, New Westminster
Vancouver’s go-to for solid Lebanese food, Nuba knows what’s up when it comes to kebabs, falafels, flatbreads, and more.
New kid on the block Aleph has made a splash on the Middle Eastern dining scene already. Their menu draws both its identity and innovation from the staples of a Middle Eastern pantry to serve up brunch and lunch in East Vancouver.
Address: 1889 Powell Street, Vancouver
Healthy and fresh, Saj & Co on Davie Street will not disappoint if you’re craving Lebanese cuisine.
Address: 813 Davie Street, Vancouver
This new Middle Eastern spot opened on Robson street in mid-February, and from their drool-worthy Insta feed, it’s safe to say it’s a must-try.
Address: 1128 Robson Street, Vancouver
This spot is a gem on Davie Street. Head here for authentic manousheh and everything else a traditional Lebanese spot can offer. Freshly baked right in front of you, it’s almost as if these eats hail straight from Beirut to Vancouver.
Address: 620 Davie Street, Vancouver
This Toronto-based global chain has been dishing out Lebanese food since opening its first BC location last spring. Paramount always delights with its selection of hummus, mouttabal, fresh-baked pita, tabbouleh, and more.
Address: 560 Robson Street, Vancouver