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Ali Baba Restaurant

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Masbat Bay, Dahab, Egypt
0020101929170
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Ali Baba Restaurant is set on Dahab’s sea front, overlooking the Red Sea...
Ali Baba Restaurant is set on Dahab’s sea front, overlooking the Red Sea and Masbat Bay. The restaurant offers a range of local fresh seafood, barbeque and steakhouse as well as lighter bites and breakfast. Steaming hot homemade pita bread and mezze comes with every meal. You are welcome to bring your own alcohol; the bottle opener and ice are provided. Ali Baba Restaurant works in compliance with international food and health safety standards as set out by the UK based hygiene management company 'Cristal International'. Ali Baba Restaurant has achieved the ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for exceptionally high standards.
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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    Very good
  • 42
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  • 19
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
loved it

we loved the appetisers, children loved being able to taste a whole variety of thigns without having to commit - very welcoming , perfect spot on the water. Friendly staff

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
alan h
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oban
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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503 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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oban
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

we loved the appetisers, children loved being able to taste a whole variety of thigns without having to commit - very welcoming , perfect spot on the water. Friendly staff

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Aksay, Kazakhstan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Great place. Staff is extremely nice and professional. Food was great. Appetizers, Bedouin tea, grilled chicken. Everything was yummy.

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Hastings, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Lovely decor with Egyptian lamps, rugs and cushions. Patio heaters are welcome on a February evening. Friendly staff with a sense of humour. Food delicious and plentiful.

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Purfleet, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

friendly staff, idyllic setting on the waterfront, tasty fresh food and not too expensive, would highly recommend

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Firstly the staff at the restaurant is extremely nice and friendly, they are not pushi at all but they merely advice, the food was tasty and fresh, the atmosphere is second to no one in dahab - highly recommended.

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This is my favourite restaurant amongst the many excellent establishments in the town. The ambience and decor are straight out of a fairy tale, the wide ranging selection of food laves you spoilt for choice, and as you have to take your own wine, there is no evidence of the forty thieves - the prices are quite modest.

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Cairo, Egypt
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Sea food was excellent Of the finest grilled fish in Dahab They bake their own bread, & the complementary tea at the end is a sweet ending

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melbourne
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221 reviews 221 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015 via mobile

the menu is over priced, but when walking down the street to choose which restaurant to eat at the waiter said I could have a free entree and and desert with any main purchase. It turned into a good deal. The dips for entree was great, the pizza I ordered was good quality (Mexican) and the desert was strawberry ice... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I ate here yesterday and some of my friends ate from "The Kitchen" right next door, the food is just unbelievable, the portions are really good and the staff r really friendly...we had a great time and I'm happy to finally find a place in Dahab with such good food with great value for money BTW "the kitchen" was also... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

The staff knows how to make you feel like home. They are wonderful and efficient. The chef is great and will listen to you for special requests. You must try this place if you go to Dahab.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Masbat Bay, Dahab, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: 0020101929170

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue, Pizza, Seafood, Steakhouse

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget

Description

Ali Baba Restaurant is set on Dahab’s sea front, overlooking the Red Sea and Masbat Bay. The restaurant offers a range of local fresh seafood, barbeque and steakhouse as well as lighter bites and breakfast. Steaming hot homemade pita bread and mezze comes with every meal. You are welcome to bring your own alcohol; the bottle opener and ice are provided. Ali Baba Restaurant works in compliance with international food and health safety standards as set out by the UK based hygiene management company 'Cristal International'. Ali Baba Restaurant has achieved the ‘Certificate of Excellence’ for exceptionally high standards.

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