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El Fanar

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Mediterranean, Fusion, Egyptian
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El Masbat, Dahab 55555, Egypt
+20 100 307 7173
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Good for: Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Business, Local cuisine...
Good for: Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Business, Local cuisine Excellent, Entertaining clients, Cheap EatsDining options Brunch, lunch, dinner, booking, until last night
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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
Dahab village

I went to this village for lunch only at El fanar restaurant to eat lunch after our tour at St Catherine monastery, it was a nice view with a nice atmosphere of shops we sat by the sea very nice view and lunch was nice with grilled chicken, fresh nan, veg curry and salad it was nice, as I'm... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 20, 2015
Zarirehman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015 via mobile

I went to this village for lunch only at El fanar restaurant to eat lunch after our tour at St Catherine monastery, it was a nice view with a nice atmosphere of shops we sat by the sea very nice view and lunch was nice with grilled chicken, fresh nan, veg curry and salad it was nice, as I'm writing... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

It was Lunch time, Mix Grill was very bad, stuff is very good but try to make food better i liked Tea only and restaurant position

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Louth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Took friends to eat have not visited since last year.we sat by the water beautiful view at night...considering the drop in tourism the food I have to say was great..fresh bread dips meals very tasty ..we always have great food..the price was very reasonable.The place is welcoming clean pretty lights..bathrooms are excellent.Every time we come we eat here and excellent... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

The best food in dahab. I was there with my family it's nice place and iam happy to visit this place

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We have ordered a Mexican food, but it was just a grilled chicken with HEINZ hot sauce and some coloured pepper A very little portion. They baked a great Bread They are friendly but not so cozy like the other neighbours restaurant , for example they didn't ask about the taste or how it going with any thing. They promise... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

The food is good, the staff there would do their best to make you feel stunning.. Worth trying for sure

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Stuff are amazing, they do whatever you can imagine ,each time after meal they wash your hand on table with limon and warm water. They serve a great sea food soup and sea food dishes. Best bedwein tea you can drink in Dahab and it was complementary. And at the end they serve a fruit salad with ice cream free... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Was lured into here with a 40% off deal including free starters, tea, and dessert. Declined the tea and dessert but was over charged on the food. Ordered broccoli soup which was tasty and for 32le along with spaghetti for 30le, and grilled chicken for 60le. The starters were ok and the pasta was a bit salty. The check cam... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Not so much of good deal. Ow you no longer get free water and fruit skewers, although towels provided for the 60 Le entrance fee. Too many people standing on the coral and no one stopping them, so won't be long before it will loose its rating as one of the best snorkelling / dive sites in Sharm

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Where you can feel like you;re in your home Mr Alaa And Mahmoud those two great persons i met in that restaurant I always go for a sea food soup it's really amazing!!!!, and all the types of their fish are fresh and simply wonderful wish you more success :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: El Masbat, Dahab 55555, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20 100 307 7173

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 6
  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Fusion, Egyptian

Description

Good for: Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Business, Local cuisine Excellent, Entertaining clients, Cheap EatsDining options Brunch, lunch, dinner, booking, until last night

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