The Meridien has a very good Nubian restaurant, open every night in winter. There are low tables, ottomans for seating and carpets, surrounded by curtains ... The setting is very pleasant. You can drink tea, smoke chicha or enjoy delicious dishes. The restaurant offers dishes like delicious barbecue, grilled foods, meat balls, chickpea soup, rice with the koshary (onions, small pasta "shell", spicy tomato sauce, pepper and spices, lentils, humus (chickpeas puree). Beside the pool, the snack bar, open from 9 AM to 6 PM is open for tea time on the pool terrace. The main restaurant serves buffet style and alternate service at table, offered only at noon, according to a fixed menu for a week, with three choices. The quality is a little disappointing, but the careful service quickly makes up for the buffet. On the first floor, two bars and snack bars also serve salads and sandwiches. Since 2007, a small diet restaurant opened on the terrace of the 6th floor, close to the spa and fitness room. Couples may also have a private dinner in the evening. Beside the patio, on each side of the fountain, a very good Lebanese restaurant is open from 3 PM until 10:30 PM, and an Italian restaurant is open from 12 AM until 10:30 PM. On the patio, coffee delights, fruit juices, sandwiches, ice cream, pastries, Room service works 24/24.