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The Cove Rotana Resort Shk Muh'd Bin Salem Rd | The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
+971 7 206 6000
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food is amazing - handmade pizza's, pasta's and especilaly their meat and wine selection is very good. The interior of the restaurant has a very nice setting - makes you feel very relaxed. The guys there are super nice and they offer you options / assist you very well. Though I feel the menu is quite limited and it... More 

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Matignon, France
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I been many time with friends or with family , i been there and many chefs came and went , with Marina , so far evertyhting is great , great food and great location.

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Thank christian Q
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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367 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is just OK. The venue itself is huge and seats a lot of people. The food is only OK in my opinion and the wine menu isn't much to talk about..

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Thank Sara A
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Sara A, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We are regretful to learn that you have not fully enjoyed your dining experience with us and I would like to sincerely apologize for not meeting your expectations. Your feedback has been highlighted with our Executive Chef and the team will work on improving this. My team and... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spur of the moment and glad we took the gamble. We usually go here for their steaks but my fiance and I decided to try the tapas that evening. Sangria, white/red wine and beers free flowing did not cloud our judgement on what was a very pleasant and enjoyable evening. Not only was the food on point, the restaurant was... More 

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1 Thank Hayley M
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Safetyservices75, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience with us and the venue and cuisines were to your liking. We look forward to have you dine with us again in the very near future. Best regards, General Manager The Cove Rotana Resort More 

Barnsley, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

The only place in the UAE where I found the Portugese dish of Cataplana on the menu. I have eaten here quite a few times and tried different things on the menu each time but every time everything was perfect. If you are eating around 6pm you get an out standing view of sunset. Absolutely fantastic for romantic couples and... More 

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1 Thank safetyservices75
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Safetyservices75, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience with us and the venue and cuisines were to your liking. We look forward to have you dine with us again in the very near future. Best regards, General Manager The Cove Rotana Resort More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

The food aint marrinated well The payella is worst seafood served dish They serve like unprofessionals Full of kids Looks romantic spoiled by kids jumping and bouncing and yelling Even though the attendant was informed to place us else where yet first guest w kids was places a step away the. Advised us to move!! Why should we move y... More 

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Thank Rasha O
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Rasha O, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. Please accept our sincere apology for the inconvenience caused and for not meeting your expectations. Rest assured that your review has been forwarded to the responsible persons to take action and ensure a better experience next time. I hope that you can view this as a one off... More 

Dubai
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We had a wonderful double date night. The food and service was excellent! Beautiful setting, overlooking the sea, very romantic! We would definitely go again!

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1 Thank Carol S
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Carol S, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us and found the food, service and ambience so much to your liking. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Best regards, General Manager The Cove Rotana Resort More 

Texas
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80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

We didn't expect to find such an excellent restaurant in this location. The highlight of our holiday was the meals at Basilico. Fabulous food and attentive staff.

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1 Thank petraAbuDhabi_Uae
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear petraAbuDhabi_UAE, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We are pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience and that my team was bale to provide you with an outstanding service. We look forward to have you dine with us again in the very near future. Best regards General Manager The Cove Rotana Resort More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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55 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

A must try if you are staying at the cove Rotana The basilico offers a large variety of a aka carte seafood dishes. We were served by James and he offered great professional service We order for starters the Tuna tartare and the orange flavored seafood platter and both were amazing tasty and consistent For our main dish we had... More 

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1 Thank Matthias G
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Matthias G, Thank you for your review and we are so very pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and the venue, service and food meet your expectation. We look forward to have you dine with us again. Best regards General Manager The Cove Rotana Resort More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

The perfect place to celebrate our anniversary, friendly staff to a very nice menu. Starters we had Cured Italian Bresaola and we loved it. For mains the wife had black Spaghetti Alla Chitarra and I had the Lobster Risotto. The dinner was amazing the overhaul experience was better that expected. Sorry I forgot the waiters name but he was great... More 

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1 Thank Clinton S
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Clinton S, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant.We were delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared with the entire team. We look forward to have you dine with us again. Best regards,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cove Rotana Resort Shk Muh'd Bin Salem Rd | The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah  >  Ras Al Khaimah
  • Phone Number: +971 7 206 6000

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