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El Mundo

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Masbat | After the bridge bedside Cairo bank, Dahab 12345, Egypt
+20122627095
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Dining options: Dessert, Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: El Mundo is regarded as one of the most welcoming and hospitable...
El Mundo is regarded as one of the most welcoming and hospitable restaurants in Dahab with an unmatched tradition of providing exceptional food and service to diners. Our staff has over 15 years experience in food and beverage
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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fabulous Seafood

Had many fabulous meals and excellent service at El Mundo, Dahab. Food always super fresh and so tasty. Clean restaurant, excellent friendly staff who are very helpful and will get anything you ask for including a bottle of local wine, which is nice as most restaurants in Dahab do not serve wine... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
Elly M
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
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90 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
London, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Had many fabulous meals and excellent service at El Mundo, Dahab. Food always super fresh and so tasty. Clean restaurant, excellent friendly staff who are very helpful and will get anything you ask for including a bottle of local wine, which is nice as most restaurants in Dahab do not serve wine. Prices are very good for the quality of... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Fabulous food and friendly service. The seafood, especially the prawns are amazing! Ignore the other reviews we were given a fair price and the food was always fresh and delicious. The staff are very friendly and helpful and will go out for wine for you and not charge ridiculous prices. Lovely setting on the waterfront and nice chilled out music.... More 

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Just returned from a week in dahab. Ate here several times. The fish and seafood were excellent. The fish is weighed and a price agreed before it is cooked.The staff are very welcoming. Wine is obtainable which is a great plus. The location is fabulous right beside the sea. Can't recommend highly enough.

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Brussels
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63 reviews 63 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

It's rare to have a bad experience at any of the restaurants on the main Dahab promenade, but this certainly was one of them. I ordered the the coconut curry (which sounded good on their menu and was reasonably priced ) but didn't stay to taste it. The table looked dirty so I wiped it with some Kleenex which turned... More 

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Slave Lake, Canada
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122 reviews 122 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

What started out as a smiling sweet service industry ended up with food we didn't order. We are easy people, if someone messes up and order, we will take it, minor details. Life is too short. However, this place was an exception. They pushed food on us we didn't want and said that we ordered it. They brought it to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Tourists stay away from this place. I was talked into going there by the nice guy on the front who showed me the menu which had reasonable prices all around 90 Egyptian pounds. I ordered my food with 5 starters (included) I was then asked if I wanted one type of fish or a mixed platter I decided for the... More 

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Dover, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were taken to El Mundo in Dahab by our tour guide after a trip to St Catherines Monastery - a wonderful trip so we expected somewhere decent to eat..... We were taken into Dahab via a filthy back street, rubbish and dumped stuff everywhere - when we got to El Muno we were absolutely dismayed - the floor was... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Excelent italyan restorant meet the chef he is a carector , the service by the italian ouner is very good , try the gumbo

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

This place used to be very good and I can see why it might have had some good reviews but I would advise not coming here. Some friends of mine came here this week and got completly ripped off. They ordered fish of the menu, which should have cost about 150 le at most but were charged over 750 le... More 

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Egypt
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We came here to have dinner as it was one of the few restaurants still open after midnight. Like most restaurants in Dahab, it has a sea view, with a staff member at the door. We went with the basics and tried a grilled fish fillet , a seafood pasta and a pizza. The fish fillet was very good &... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Masbat | After the bridge bedside Cairo bank, Dahab 12345, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20122627095

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine

Description

El Mundo is regarded as one of the most welcoming and hospitable restaurants in Dahab with an unmatched tradition of providing exceptional food and service to diners. Our staff has over 15 years experience in food and beverage

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