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Baba Ali

Fanar Street, Dahab, Egypt
+20 128 610 4494
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“juice” (6 reviews)
“lamb” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Egyptian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Halal
Fanar Street, Dahab, Egypt
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Reviewed March 19, 2015

Delicious food which is amazing value. Definitely something to experience! A small place away from the water front, but worth hunting out.

Thank Leah R
Reviewed March 17, 2015

Baba Ali cooks his food with great love. He seems to derive genuine pleasure in feeding his customers the most delicious food and includes very extra ordinary freshly made drinks included in the meal at no extra cost. His customers are many and are loyal...More

Thank zah19
Reviewed March 15, 2015 via mobile

This cute little please has become my favorite place to dine in Dahab. I actually went 2 days in a row. He prefers customers to call ahead before coming because of the small space. I ate the vegetarian tagen with cheese and tried some of...More

2  Thank Jessica S
Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

Not because of the decoration, or the menu or location or the setting. It's all those things put together but more so the love, passion and care he puts into the food and to the customers. Baba Ali welcomed us in as if we were...More

Thank Mus_ne17
Reviewed February 11, 2015

I went to this restaurant in 2011 and I remember Baba Ali giving me a welcome drink of a special chai tea…it was delicious. Returning now in 2015, being welcomed to the restaurant with a delicious date juice with herbs was a nice surprise again....More

Thank kateharmer
Reviewed February 8, 2015

I came here with a group, we ordered the family meal to share, it was amazing, Baba was all the time bringing more food to the table, our favourites were the babaganough, the aubergines, chicken, lamb.. Well everything. And the best of everything is how...More

Thank JosefaIB
Reviewed February 4, 2015

This is Egyptian home cooking at its best. A little local place run by a man who loves cooking and welcoming people to eat. A group of 4 of us arrived and Baba Ali, who is so friendly, single-handedly brought out plate after plate of...More

Thank Bennie195
Reviewed January 27, 2015

It is an awesome family place. They have something for everyone. I've tried all their vegetarian food and it was very good)

Thank Aden R
Reviewed November 5, 2014

I ve lived in Dahab for months and I really love this place.. easy to find it in assalah, out of the touristic area. The best food, cooked in the Egyptian style, really healthy. The owner/chef is really nice and always welcome u with a...More

Thank starella
Reviewed November 5, 2014

Red fish soup is delicious! shisha is very good although the shisha person seem to serve all restaurants in the neighborhood therefore to change coal you need to ask several times and wait for too long..

Thank Elena S
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hi please i want to know the place of the baba ali restaurant exactly
December 16, 2014|
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Response from starella | Reviewed this property |
hi the place is going from assalah square to canyon/blue hole direction..by foot 1 minute and u can find baba ali at your right!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fanar Street, Dahab, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20 128 610 4494
  • E-mail