Who could forget the exceptionally modern setting of the original Yabani in Sodeco, architected by none other than Bernard Khoury? You’d enter the lobby, only to descend in an elevator to a swanky spaceship-like dining venue. The only thing that could break your transfixed gaze was the other-worldly Japanese cuisine.

In 2014, Yabani relocated to the ground floor of a residential complex just across from l’Avenue du Parc, where the interior details are even more stunning than their predecessor’s (check out the bathrooms!), and the food, equally exquisite. There are some 117 menu items, so I won’t dwell on each one, but you’d be amiss if you didn’t try the Panko Salmon, Yabani’s panached take on a crispy salmon salad.

  • Operating Hours:
    Monday to Saturday from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., and again from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
    Sunday from 7:00 p.m. to Midnight
  • Delivery Service Available

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  • Average Price:
    $30 and above

Addresses and Contacts

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    Adnan Al Hakim Road, Facing Balthus Minet el-Hosn Tel.: +9611999137
    Tel.: +9611999138
    Mob.: +9613503222


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Yumi! Le #1 au Liban

Omar H. on Oct 18, 2013 via foursquare
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Very unique place! And awesome sushi!

Karen Khoury on Jun 4, 2013 via foursquare
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Great ramen and great maki! Leave some space for the baked cheese cake!

Khaled ☤ on Feb 14, 2013 via foursquare