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Masbath, Dahab, Dahab, Egypt
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Friends restaurant in Dahab is one of the most famous places with chilly...
Friends restaurant in Dahab is one of the most famous places with chilly atmosphere and nice food http://friends.dahab.me
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Large groups
Entertaining clients

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  • 277
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  • 89
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 19
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great atmosphere nice upstairs seating area.

However it could do with a bit of lighting! The food was very nice with very generous portions. The waiters and the staff look after you and make you feel very welcome.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 15, 2015
Mus_ne17
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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421 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

However it could do with a bit of lighting! The food was very nice with very generous portions. The waiters and the staff look after you and make you feel very welcome.

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Humlebaek, Denmark
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Nice and comfi chairs, nice view from open terrace first floor. Be aware of vild cats that will try to steal your food.

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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

We've been here a few times at the dinner and compare to other Dahab restaurants all food we order here were delicious. Also there is really friendly atmosphere at this place.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

They said there that You come as a guest leave as a friend And that's really happened So friendly staff Whatever you ask they will do it for you The staff all going for the extra mile

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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

This is an extremely friendly place to eat. The seafood dish, especially prepared for us was served in a spectacular arrangement and tasted as good as it looked. I'd happily recommend this place to anyone - but beware, in common with most other restaurants here, you will be plagued by feral cats. Don't feed them, shoo them away with the... More 

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Paris, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

All the staff were extremely accommodating. The food was excellent and plentiful. We had a shared starter between 4 of us, which was nice, the main courses were massive, followed by a nice little taster of a sweet and then a shisha to top it all off. Great place, and in expensive. 10/10

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London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Really enjoyed this restaurant - don't let the name put you off. Usual cat problem, but water spray provided. Best food I had in Dahab.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015 via mobile

I found this place my first day in Dahab and I ended up coming here almost every day afterwards. The food is just amazing - try the okra! - and the service couldn't be friendlier or better. A perfect place for both dinner or an afternoon chill out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Friends is a lovely restaurant with a great atmosphere and really friendly staff. The staff are attentive without making you feel uncomfortable. The food is nice and reasonable. The rooftop terrace is nice too. Well worth a visit for an evening meal, lunch or just a drink.

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9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Very friendly restaurant and staff, including for our kids. Warm atmosphere, nice view on the sea (you can sit literally on the shore). Meat dishes are not especially top ones but you can find an excellent fish. Have been thee in 2009 and now in 2015. Same ambiance. Happy to see more tourists in Dahab too...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Masbath, Dahab, Dahab, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Egyptian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Entertaining clients

Description

Friends restaurant in Dahab is one of the most famous places with chilly atmosphere and nice food http://friends.dahab.me

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