A Destination

"Ya Hala" Welcome to Balade, an Authentic Lebanese Restaurant in New York City. Located in the East Village, this restaurant is more than just dining. Balade is an experience. Enjoy the best in traditional Lebanese cuisine in an atmosphere true to the Lebanese culture. From the exceptional service, decor and secret ingredients of timeless recipes, Balade blends modern design with originality straight from Lebanon. Old country feel in Arabesque tile walls, complemented by New York exposed brick, imported water pitchers and wood art. 


A neighborhood landmark 

We are proud to say that we are here to stay! In the past couple of years we have established a reputation among the locals. 


Home like setting

If you are looking to have some down time and be treated with courtesy and respect while enjoying a great meal than our restaurant is what you have been looking for.