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Athanor Coffee Shop and Pizzeria

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3 El Melil Street | Light House Area, Dahab 46617, Egypt
+20 106 950 3541
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Cairo, Egypt
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is really cozy, seating area is very nice, the pizza was so good and the prices were very reasonable. I enjoyed my dinner their:)

Thank Imad A
Dahab, Egypt
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Their pizza is great, their pasta is OK and the seating area is wonderful. Great place for groups and kids as well.

Thank Noor M
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great thin Pizza and delicious pasta sauce Ate shrimps pizza and tuna potato salad Deserts r wow specialy the apple crumble Prices are very reasonable Nice atmosphere Nice music Simple bedwin decoration

Thank Ghalia A
Dahab, Egypt
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I can not describe the food quality because me and my friends could not order at all, the service was very bad and the waiter was very rude. Lots of places have busy nights but that doesn't mean the waiter can simply treat guests this way, he kept ignoring our calls and I had to go to the counter twice... More 

Thank Mkamhawi
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

this Italian restaurant provides the best pasta and pizza in a warm friendly cafe sit in the garden and relax .the best value for money

Thank Tulie
Cairo, Egypt
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

i like the place the food is awesome and the staff are super nice ... best ITALIAN RESTAURANT IN DAHAB

Thank Nancy S
Cairo, Egypt
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

The back area of this shop is amazing. It's cozy and offers a good light meal from pastas to pizzas that don't hit you hard that you can't move for an hour. Having a kettle of bedouin tea with a piece of tiramisu will make you breathe a sigh of delightful satisfaction.......the prices are REALLY good too

Thank aeissa84
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Most cozy spot to eat at, in Dahab. Every time we visit dahab we have to go to Athanor. Must try the carbonara pasta and shrimp pizza. Thick shakes are a delight too!

Thank Hagar E
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

I have tried the pizza, and turky sandwitch and its good. Mango Juice is not good. Some dogs may surrounds the cafe in the outdoor area.q

Thank afaheem7984
Cairo, Egypt
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

very nice place for all day , morning coffer , dinning , night lounging , very good service , very good foord and drinks , people are great Islam and Mizo and all

Thank Abdallah R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $6
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 El Melil Street | Light House Area, Dahab 46617, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20 106 950 3541
Cozy, welcoming, beautiful coffee shop and restaurant, that roasts its own coffee beans and makes the best coffees ever, serves delicious milkshakes, bakes its pizzas in an Italian stove oven, offers generous servings of pasta dishes, and serves a super tasty homemade banana cake and tantalizing chocolate-banana pancakes - all this in a gorgeous backyard garden-terrace intimate atmosphere where you will really feel at home. (Take away and delivery also available).

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