What We’ll Miss Most About Summer

I hate to break it to you, folks, but we’re nearing the shelf life of summer very rapidly. In fact, we’ve got just a week to go before autumn descends upon us, with its fresh, brisk air; colorful foliage; and shorter days. Question is, will you mourn the end of the sunny season? Those hot, stuffy days that only an […]

Classic Lebanese Street Fare That Never Goes Out of Style

Around the world, Lebanese cuisine is renowned for its compelling health benefits. Indicative of the Mediterranean diet, our dishes incorporate the bountiful produce of the season, pulses, grains, yogurt, olive oil, and herbs such as thyme, sumac, and mint. No wonder we’ve managed to attract everyone’s attention in this age of the health-conscious. But we also know how to live […]

Nothing Says Summer Like…

Do we really need to make a compelling case for why summer is our favorite season? We could wax poetic about the sunshine, hot temperatures, long days, rooftops, terraces, and general good mood people share. Or we could focus on some of the best foods and drinks that animate the hottest season of the year. Yeah, let’s totally do the […]

Staying Slim and Slender This Summer with Bitfood

One of Lebanon’s biggest natural treasures is the Mediterranean Sea, which borders the entire length of the country’s west coast. And the Lebanese sure love their beaches! As early as April and as late as October, they can be seen frequenting the seashore, slathering on sunscreen (or gobs of tanning lotion), and slugging back a bottle of beer as they […]

Special Meal Deals During Ramadan

During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims abstain from food and drink from sun-up to sun-down. The fast is broken with iftar, a lavish spread of home-cooked dishes preceded by a couple of dates, lentil soup, and fattouch. The typical drinks served with the meal are “qamar el-deen,” or apricot juice, and “jellab,” derived from carob, dates, grape molasses and […]

Discovering New Cuisines with Bitfood

You knew that you could order and deliver deliciousness from the Bitfood app with just a few simple clicks. But did you ever think you could become an expert on the international cuisine afforded by the Lebanese food and beverage scene? While we wax poetic, bust out your smartphone, launch the Bitfood app, and hop on to this magic carpet […]

A Crash Course in the Bitfood App!

Bitfood presents a fast, easy and effortless way of ordering from restaurants, thanks to a wonderful smartphone app available on iOS and Android. Start by creating a profile, using the GPS locator to set your delivery address. Then search for restaurants nearby, filtering by customer rating, cuisine, and/or food type. Select your item, tailoring it precisely to your preferences. Specify […]

Spring is in the Air and in our Fare!

In Lebanon, perhaps the shortest-lived season is spring. Fresh, crisp air; clear blue skies; moderate temperatures perfect for outdoor activities; birds chirping cheerfully…it’s absolutely idyllic, but you have to exploit it, for summer comes more swiftly with each passing year! Spring is also a time for a vast array of fresh produce, from artichoke and beetroot to strawberries and rhubarb. […]

Lent-Friendly Meals for the Holy Season

The Lenten season is in full swing, which for fasting Christians translates to meat-free meals and abstinence from indulgences. Our Mediterranean cuisine is rich in fresh vegetables and legumes, fitting even a vegan’s diet effortlessly! And fortunately, a number of restaurants throughout the country introduce Lent-exclusive meals and items in an effort to cater to those observing. We at Bitfood […]

Mardi Gras Food Traditions

If you’re looking for your next cheat day, Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday” in English, is your ultimate option. In fact, the day exists purely in celebration of food and drink before the austere Lenten season sets in. This year, Mardi Gras falls on March 5, when thousands of tourists will descend upon New Orleans, Louisiana (NOLA), heralded worldwide for […]