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El Fanar

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$$ - $$$
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El Masbat, Dahab 55555, Egypt
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+20 100 307 7173
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colchester
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85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here New Years Eve after my ch persuasion from the guy out the front ' I Never Give Up' and have got to say I am glad we did. Service was excellent and the staff very attentive. Food was delicious and hot . Restaurant is spacious and not cramped like others nearby. Price was reasonable and good value for... More 

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Thank luckilucki
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The seafood is very tasty and the portion is big enough. The stuff are very friendly. The table on the Seaview is amazing

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Thank Heba A
Carouge, Switzerland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Low price ans very good fish. Nice waiters, sea view everything was perfect we will come back for sure

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Thank gregoritch
Cairo, Egypt
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89 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The waiters are just amazing. Excellent hospitality. Excellent view. Very good food. The waiters will just create whichever food you wish to eat, even if it's not in the menu. They will make you an amazing offer as well. Really loved this place. Very highly recommended and really cheap compared to other restaurants. Good portions as well.

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Thank Ranam3
Bajaw
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136 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was quiet in the restaurant, but we decide to have a lunch here. The dish we asked for (grilled chicken) could not be ordered/served. This is quite strange because chicken is the main staple in Egypt. It didn't feel like having a free choice. We got a mixed meat dish....with chicken. It was dry and not warm. Maybe it... More 

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Thank WWRovers
Alexandria, Egypt
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

The place is really nice and what's nicer is the people working there, they are very welcoming to their Guests and would love to comply all your needs. The food taste is really nice especially the fish. Prices are very cheap comparing to the quantity and quality of food. Thanks for all team for their warm welcomes.

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Thank NadaMekky
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

A very nice place very helpful and friendly staff very responsible prices, iloved the place and the food

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Thank Jala A
Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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17 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

good variety of food, i recommend the see food, also the grilled chicken & kofta is great dish. also the view is fantastic.

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Thank Benyamien salam... F
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

A delightful sea breeze with a wonderful view is one of the lovely things about this Dahabian gem, coupled with generous and excellent service, and fantastic food with huge portion sizes. One of the best places for lunch/ dinner in Dahab's sea front.

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Thank Carrie I
Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

We had a lovely meal here recently, fresh grilled fish and prawns with a tasty starter of hummus and babaganou. The staff here are great, efficient and lots of smiles. Well worth a visit right by the sea. We even got to watch a lion fish out fishing for his own dinner after finishing our own.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$3 - $6
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, Fusion, Egyptian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
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
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?