le gray hotel sunday brunch

Indulge in a Luxurious Sunday Brunch at Le Gray Hotel Beirut

le gray hotel sunday brunch

Weekends are for brunches.

And what better way to commit to this implicit tradition other than to join the Sunday Brunch at Le Gray Hotel for a delectable feast at their 5-star restaurant, Indigo on the Roof?

Sunday Brunch at Le Gray Hotel Beirut

When we visited, the outdoor terrace was closed because of the weather, so we sat in the bright sun-lit dining room, which just radiates positive energy. The spirited staff also help with that “positive energy” bit, since they’re all smiles from start to finish and are always at your beck and call.

Le Gray Indigo on the Roof

Start with a complimentary welcome drink with Prosecco and berries.

The Sunday Brunch at Le Gray Hotel is served in front of a semi-open kitchen and includes fresh oysters, an assortment of sushi and sashimi, vibrant healthy salads, a build-your-own salad bar, several varieties of charcuterie and cheese, bread, viennoiserie, and even a live Mexican station with all the add-ins! These include: Chili Con Carne, Chicken and Beef Fajitas, Tomato Salsa, Sweet Corn Salsa, Guacamole, Sour Cream, Cheese Sauce, Shredded Iceberg, Cheese, Jalapenos, Nachos, and Tortillas. Phew.

Did you lose your breath too?

Here are some photos to recover:
Sunday Brunch at Le Gray Hotel

Fresh Fine de Claire Oysters on ice

Brunch Le Gray Hotel Beirut Sushi

Assortment of colourful quality sushi and sashimi

Lebanese cuisine mezze Le Gray Hotel

Hummus, Mtabbal, Fattoush, Tabbouleh, and more Lebanese mezze items at the Lebanese corner

Le Gray Hotel Sunday Brunch (18)

Niçoise Salad with Seared Fresh Tuna (left), Turkey, Ham & Pineapple Salad (right)

Charcuterie Le Gray Hotel Brunch

Selection of cold cuts (non-pork varieties included)

Le Gray Hotel Beirut Brunch Cheese

Selection of cheese on a chalkboard

Le Gray Hotel Donuts Brunch

Donuts! <3

The Mains

Other “à la minute” dishes are served à la carte, which also follows their “open” concept. Order whatever your heart desires from the brunch menu from the eggs selection (I highly recommend the Eggs Royale) and hot main courses.

I chose the Sea Bass with fresh herbs for lunch, which was absolutely succulent and perfectly cooked.

Gray Sea Bass Fish Herbs Recipe

Baked Sea Bass with Herbs: A meticulous presentation!

T got the Brie & Bacon Burger – which I had more than a few bites of… It’s out-of-this-world good! Melted gooey brie and bacon sit atop a juicy piece of meat caressed with a slather of mayo. #burgerpornalert

Le Gray Hotel Brie Gourmet Burger

Just look at that excellent presentation – and it tastes even better 😉

Le Gray Hotel Best Burger Beirut

A close up perhaps?

Why are you still here? Go try that burger!

Ah no, wait! I haven’t told you about dessert yet.

A whole spread of treats await you once you’ve finished devouring that lavish spread and delicious mains.

From the tangy lemon meringue tart, sweet caramel pecan mini tarts, and berry-licious baked cheesecake to the apple crumble cake spiced with cinnamon, red velvet layered cake, and more, this dessert feast at the Sunday brunch at Le Gray Hotel will surely satisfy your sweet tooth. There’s even a live crepe station and, wait for it, a chocolate fountain!

Le Gray Hotel Chocolate Fountain

Chocolate fountain with marshmallows for dipping!

Le Gray Hotel Sunday Brunch Dessert

Fruit salads, cheesecake cups, custard, creme brulee…

Le Gray Hotel Dessert Tarte Party

Minis: Pecan Caramel & Chocolate Tarts

Triple Layer Red Velvet Cake

Triple Layer Red Velvet Cake with cream cheese frosting

Cinnamon Apple Crumble Cake

Cinnamon Apple Crumble Cake

Le Gray Baked Cheesecake Recipe

Berry-licious Baked Cheesecake

While T went for dessert, I indulged in their decadent hot chocolate.

Shush tummy, just one more sip.

Hot chocolate brunch mango hotel

Final Verdict?

The exquisite Sunday brunch at Le Gray Hotel is the perfect occasion for a family gathering complete with a wide selection of scrumptious food to please all palates. There’s even entertainment and workshops for kids while the grown-ups indulge and enjoy their meals over boring adult conversation.

Brace yourselves for a long, peaceful, and very necessary afternoon nap when you get back home. Seriously, you won’t be able to eat anything for the next 24 hours after indulging in this lavish brunch. If you were able to restrain yourself, teach me your ways oh wise one.

FURTHER DETAILS ON THE SUNDAY Brunch AT Le Grey HOTEL BEIRUT

When? Every Sunday from 12:30pm to 4:00pm

How Much? $60 USD per person / $30 USD for children


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INDIGO ON THE ROOF

Address: Le Gray Hotel, 6th floor, Martyr’s Square, Downtown, Beirut

Contact: +961-1-972000

 

For opening hours, check out Indigo on the Roof - Le Gray Hotel Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato


Sunday Brunch at Le Gray Hotel was featured on the top 7 list of Best Brunch in Beirut. Their gourmet Brie and Bacon Burger was featured on “8 Gourmet Burgers You’ll Want To Sink Your Teeth Into” on Beirut.com.


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