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Baba Ali

Fanar Street, Dahab, Egypt
+20 128 610 4494
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fixed menu” (2 reviews)
“juice” (8 reviews)
“eggplant” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
African, Healthy, European, Middle Eastern, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Fanar Street, Dahab, Egypt
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Reviewed yesterday

Baba Ali fed us huge amounts of incredibly tasty food (including grilled eggplant with strawberries), accompanied by fresh juice and a very friendly service. We had a wonderful evening!

Thank Micha B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Baba Ali is really the best experience we have had since years. Starting from the great warm hospitality, the cozy place, unbelievable tasty home made food. Thank you baba Ali for the amazing dinner. We will definitely be back.

Thank bigad82
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Went there just because it was close to my hotel and fell in love with place! No other restaurant can beat the warm hospitality of Baba Ali. This is as close as you can get to being invited by a local to his home for...More

Thank Vlassis T
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Thanks baba ali for all thing .you are very good shif and verygood servis ...i said for pepole if you not have mony can you eat and bring letar only in baba ali thank you my god for baba ali

Thank Ahmedali M
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

I was here a couple of times and he is just the sweetest chef around! His Karkade is awesome, food is great and honest.

Thank Tijltjedinho
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Baba Ali is a special place to me. You have to book in advance. Then you wont get a menu, you simply get what the chef felt is right for the day. As a person which lost some time with menus, i like this idea....More

Thank druesendieb
Reviewed 24 February 2018

As a local I often dine here with guests and friends; therefore we take groups of at least 6 people. Baba Ali is a fantastic place - he brings out several dishes for you to share, each one prepared with love. You get a sample...More

Thank Xela H
Reviewed 24 February 2018

really tastes awesome at Baba Ali. I've never before eaten eggplant but Baba Ali changed that. Also the Köfte with Strawberry Sauce is heavenly

Thank Gregor_Ko
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I visit Baba Alis place for over 5 years as a Dahab resident I go there quiet often specially if I have friends or familly visiting as I think it is a very authentic oriental food expierence: His food is always fresh and cooked with...More

Thank Andreas S
Reviewed 16 February 2018

In my opinon Baba Alis place is one of the best if not the ,,BEST" Restaurant in Dahab! His food is always fresh and cooked with love. Make sure to make a reservation before you come to safe you a spot as the place is...More

Thank nitsrekolbrich
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16 December 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
Average prices
US$100 - US$180
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
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
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