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La'ban Diner

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Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Rankamana, Male
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11:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Fri 4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • 1
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Local flavour

Chose this for the bustle around the terminal and the upstairs balcony looked nice. The young waiter was so attentive, giving advice on seafood and generally keeping an eye on the table. Lots of locals and, yes, although the food isn't adventurous, it's incredible value for lovely simple grilled... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2013
Jon I
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Ipoh, Malaysia
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154 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

I tried this restaurant because it seemed to be one of the hot spots of the town.The open air seating area was pretty nice and the service was pretty friendly too.For people watching it is one of the best sites in town.All was good till my dinner came.It was pathetic..I wasted 18$ for string like dry noodles(Thai noodle salad with... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Chose this for the bustle around the terminal and the upstairs balcony looked nice. The young waiter was so attentive, giving advice on seafood and generally keeping an eye on the table. Lots of locals and, yes, although the food isn't adventurous, it's incredible value for lovely simple grilled fresh king prawns, which my daughter and I both had. I... More 

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Male
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

one of those places... nothing bad about the place but nothing good either. I have been there three times but there is absolutely nothing BAD or GOOD about the place. the atmosphere was so so... the food.. well.. i cant cook so i would at least say it was better than my cooking

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Male
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

The Service Was Good.. And Loved The Food Over There.!! The Location Is Good too..And i loved this place. :)

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Fort Collins, CO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

Maybe it's changed since I was there last, but I've rarely seen such slow service. Perhaps the slowness was due to the fact that all three courses were served at once. Why on earth would they do that?? Like a lot of places in Male' they try to do too much, and the menu is far too large. If they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Rankamana, Male
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  North Male Atoll  >  Male

Price and Cuisine

  • Price Range: $
  • Cuisine: International
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?