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Ali Baba Restaurant

Masbat Bay, Dahab, Egypt
0020101929170
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Ranked #19 of 90 Restaurants in Dahab
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
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 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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Pretoria
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Ali Baba at night is stunningly beautiful. The lights, the setting and the fish swimming in the sea next to your table are things you should experience. The food is always good and the staff fantastic. One of the restaurants in Dahab we went back to many, many times.

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Stockport, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Dahab is very quiet at the moment, I visited the restraunt on this trip and found the food very poor, the service average but the price still at the top of the local range. It appears that the management have cut back on costs to maintain profit but at the detriment to quality and service.

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I would say Ali Baba is one of the best restaurants in Dahab (only behind Shark). The breads/dips and the rest of the food was very tasty and particularly the seafood. The staff were all very friendly, if not a little pushy for us to go every night we were there. Note that all restaurants in Dahab are bring your... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The food was so fresh and tasty, great portion sizes. Very fast and friendly service. The restaurant is right on the beautiful Red Sea, a lovely way to spend the evening.

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Have you ever sit in a restaurant for 4 or 5 hours & you feel it like it just few minutes passed?!!! Are you looking for a classy, oriental, simple & clean place on the sea for dining? Do you like seafood, oriental food, BBQ, steak?!!! Are you looking for a dining place which its staff are professional, polite and... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

If you want a touch of luxury then Ali baba it is the atmosphere the service but most of all is the food second to none so good and reasonable a must

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Alexandria, Egypt
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

i had dinner last night with 2 friends, we all ate meat 2 mixed grill + one blue cheese steak all was v good service was OK view was excellent cats were very annoying but all Dahab restaurants are full of them it was expensive, ask for discount before u sit they charges us a lot for the desert which... More 

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I loved the place and the food was amazing. When you go look at the plates and the soup bowls they are really amazing, in addition to the grill that is placed on your table. After you eat, they bring you a big brass plate and a brass pot to wash your hands while you are still in your place... More 

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Okehampton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Even though we were staying all inclusive at Tropitel Dahab oasis, we decided to eat out a couple of times and chose Ali Baba's due to the good reviews. We weren't disappointed. All the staff looked after us so well, the food was the best I have ever tasted and great value for money too. They do not have an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

We had many lovely evenings in and afternoons in this restaurant. The views were brilliant and the food is so tasty and very good value for what you get! If your a meat or fish fan then the mixed grill and seafood platter is the meal for you but you might want to share it because the portions are large... More 

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Address: Masbat Bay, Dahab, Egypt
Phone Number: 0020101929170
Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
Cuisine: Barbecue, Pizza, Seafood, Steakhouse

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