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Al-Sanbok Seafood Restaurant

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Prince Musaed Street | Dughaither Leisure Island, Al Khobar 31952, PB No 3919, Saudi Arabia
(+966-3) 894 - 4227
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Internationally acclaimed Seafood Restaurant featuring most style of...
Internationally acclaimed Seafood Restaurant featuring most style of cuisines world wide, winner of many Gastronomic Awards for its creativity and extreme freshness. The team is lead by a former "Double Michelin Star" Chef, and a professional old fashioned brigade were taste is paramount above all else. Cuisine specialty: Seafood. Location: By the Sea, south of the Corniche in Al Khobar. Open for Lunch & Dinner, 7 Days per week. Timing: Sunday to Thursday,12 Noon to 3 PM- 6 PM To 11 PM Friday/Saturday: 1 PM TO 11.30 PM Winner of the "SAUDI EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM AWARD" 2012 for Best Fine Dining Restaurant
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Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Delivery
Late Night

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  • 205
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  • 44
    Very good
  • 21
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
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
Bad service, terrible food

I've been to Sambok for lunch a couple of times before and it was really good. However, I went for dinner and had a very bad experience. We were ignored for the first 15 minutes after sitting at our table and then 3 people tried to take our order - completely disorganised. The music is dire... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed February 27, 2015
Nicola N
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Khobar, Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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279 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Khobar, Ash Sharqiyah, Saudi Arabia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

I've been to Sambok for lunch a couple of times before and it was really good. However, I went for dinner and had a very bad experience. We were ignored for the first 15 minutes after sitting at our table and then 3 people tried to take our order - completely disorganised. The music is dire - the selected love... More 

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saudi arabia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

The Al-Sanbok Seafood Restaurant is one place you should definitely visit during your stay in Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia. Mr. Orlando and his staff are to be highly commended for their friendly, professional and courteous service. This positive review is most deserving as nine of us attended a business dinner at this establishment and we were most impressed by the attentive... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Having just moved to KSA 6 weeks ago, we are more than ready to start the restaurant circuit. We will try and work our way down the TA list. First up, Sanbok. WOW, beautiful spot, right on the sea. It was a lovely evening for sitting outside. The staff were warm and welcoming. We sat down and perused the large... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

Best sea food in Saudi!! Very good service and ambience! I love sea food. Especially the stuffed crabs and grilled prawns! Their presentation was mind-blowing!!

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

It is one of the best seafood restaurants that I've been to, with a wonderful ambience, the presentation of the menu is amazing! I would recommend it to friends as one cannot go wrong.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

Had a smashing meal with colleagues, fish was fresh, pick your own from the counter and cooked just how you would like.

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Excellent evening with excellent service. Manager, Orlando Rodrigues took good care of us with sumptous food - very delicious and mouth watering. Food serving display was excellent. Scenic water view at night was really a beauty.

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SANBOK, Guest Relations Manager at Al-Sanbok Seafood Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Al Sanbok. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your recent dining experience at Al Sanbok. Your feedback has been shared with the entire team and they are grateful for the appreciation. Best Regards, Al Sanbok Restaurant More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Very good food with a top friendly service! Having your food facing the sea makes it a memorable meal!

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SANBOK, Guest Relations Manager at Al-Sanbok Seafood Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for your wonderful feedback, we are glad to know that you enjoyed your recent dining experience at Al Sanbok, looking forward to welcoming you again. Regards, Al Sanbok Restaurant More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

It's a nice place with a standard service, the food is good +, the service is standard, but you should avoid it in holidays.

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SANBOK, Guest Relations Manager at Al-Sanbok Seafood Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your kind words of appreciation which has been shared with the entire team. We eagerly look forward to welcoming you again. Best Regards, Al Sanbok Restaurant More 

Germantown
Top Contributor
237 reviews 237 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great fresh seafood restaurant that offers a wide selection of choices The staff can help you select and will put together a custom menu and preparation for you which is specially good for groups Pick the local catch for the freshest fish but everything we had was very tasty, nicely prepared and presented

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SANBOK, Guest Relations Manager at Al-Sanbok Seafood Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for reviewing Al Sanbok. We are glad to know that you enjoyed your recent dining experience at Al Sanbok. Your feedback has been shared with the entire team and they are grateful for the appreciation. Our team eagerly looks forward to welcoming you again. Regards, Al Sanbok Restaurant More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Prince Musaed Street | Dughaither Leisure Island, Al Khobar 31952, PB No 3919, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Eastern Province  >  Al Khobar
  • Phone Number: (+966-3) 894 - 4227

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 50
  • Cuisine: Seafood

Description

Internationally acclaimed Seafood Restaurant featuring most style of cuisines world wide, winner of many Gastronomic Awards for its creativity and extreme freshness. The team is lead by a former "Double Michelin Star" Chef, and a professional old fashioned brigade were taste is paramount above all else. Cuisine specialty: Seafood. Location: By the Sea, south of the Corniche in Al Khobar. Open for Lunch & Dinner, 7 Days per week. Timing: Sunday to Thursday,12 Noon to 3 PM- 6 PM To 11 PM Friday/Saturday: 1 PM TO 11.30 PM Winner of the "SAUDI EXCELLENCE IN TOURISM AWARD" 2012 for Best Fine Dining Restaurant

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