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Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Muscat Postcode 100, Oman
+968(0)2477 6565
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great buffet. plenty of choice to choose from , The restaurant offers a great variety of food. Only issue is no soft drinks offered in buffet, other than that there is something for every one.

Thank 13Tasneem
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent buffet. Loads of selection, and very willing to accommodate food requests. Massive dessert selection. Live cooking stations for breakfast to lunch. Very helpful staff.

Thank dxbjamn
Muscat, Oman
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

We dined at Samba for a supposed birthday dinner party for our friend. The restaurant offered a good variety of food, being indian cuisine dominating the courses. Food is good however i feel it can improve, especially if one has to consider the value of the money. In one occasion, i feel that the lunch buffet fare better than the... More 

Thank JCILIM1986
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

It was with our BNB stay in the hotel. The food is very delicious and there is a very nice variety . You can find sugar free and gluten free options as well as Asian and vegetarian options . Strongly recommend

Thank Maikamar
Manama, Bahrain
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299 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Great Choice of Latin food options and good breakfast too, compare to Al Tanoor the choices are limited for the breakfast but the sea food buffet dinner is worth the money especially if you enjoy continental style shellfish options

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant which is offering breakfast and dinner buffet. In the evening different gastronomic themes are held depending on a day. Food is well -cooked and tasty.

Thank Rocksannarock
London, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

The breakfast Shangri La style is good. Too much of similar products for example 6-7 types of mini pastries. They taste the same. A lot of Indian dishes with no Indian guests. The clientele was solidly European with a few locals. Arabic food and drinks were appropriate and well prepared. Service friendly and attentive.

Thank Fivegirls2000
Nizwá, Al Batinah, Oman
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

We ate breakfast around 6:30 in the morning. Kids were very happy and excited to eat when they saw the different variety of cereals, juices, cakes, cheese, etc., and they have kids station. The breakfast was very good, enough to fill your day. We loved the egg cooking station, everything. The ambiance was quiet that time. The place was clean... More 

Thank iamlastymom
Guernsey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Very busy breakfasts but staff very helpful and try to get you seated and sorted as soon as possible.

Thank fiona591
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

We went 3 people for dinner one Friday. We arrived at 9 PM and there was very few options to eat. The few meat was already overdone, the pasta poor and overcooked, few cheeses and some slices of pizza left. At 10.45 they came to tell us if we would like something else because they had to remove all.....and we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shangri-La's Barr Al Jissah Resort and Spa, Muscat Postcode 100, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: +968(0)2477 6565

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?