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La'ban Diner

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Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Rankamana, Male
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11:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Fri 16:00 - 01:00
Sat - Thu 11:00 - 01:00
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Situated just opposite the ferry jetty, on the 1st floor . Can enjoy a relaxing afternoon with iced coffee, gentle sea breeze, and wifi. Food & beverage , portion and quality are ok but the serving speed is a bit slow.

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Thank Charlene C
Kashmir, India
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119 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

This restaurant is located very near to MTCC ferry terminal for Hulhumale. On our return from Hulhumale we came across this restaurant and went in for diner. The place around the restaurant is very crowded with lot of hustle bustle. We tried thai food which was just ok and the food looked a bit bland. We did see a lot... More 

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Thank SoloKashmiri
Cologne, Germany
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2013

I tried this restaurant because it seemed to be one of the hot spots of the town.The open air seating area was pretty nice and the service was pretty friendly too.For people watching it is one of the best sites in town.All was good till my dinner came.It was pathetic..I wasted 18$ for string like dry noodles(Thai noodle salad with... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2013

Chose this for the bustle around the terminal and the upstairs balcony looked nice. The young waiter was so attentive, giving advice on seafood and generally keeping an eye on the table. Lots of locals and, yes, although the food isn't adventurous, it's incredible value for lovely simple grilled fresh king prawns, which my daughter and I both had. I... More 

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Thank Jon I
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2012

one of those places... nothing bad about the place but nothing good either. I have been there three times but there is absolutely nothing BAD or GOOD about the place. the atmosphere was so so... the food.. well.. i cant cook so i would at least say it was better than my cooking

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Thank shahu h
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2012

The Service Was Good.. And Loved The Food Over There.!! The Location Is Good too..And i loved this place. :)

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Thank Ravah
Fort Collins, CO
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2012

Maybe it's changed since I was there last, but I've rarely seen such slow service. Perhaps the slowness was due to the fact that all three courses were served at once. Why on earth would they do that?? Like a lot of places in Male' they try to do too much, and the menu is far too large. If they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
International
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
16:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boduthakurufaanu Magu, H. Rankamana, Male
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  North Male Atoll  >  Male

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