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Maskoof

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san antonio, texas
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Fresh fish and very flavorful with Iraqi amba and fresh bread not to mention the fresh adas soup and salads.

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2 Thank FNA77
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2013

great BBQ and fresh baked Iraqi bread , the best Iraqi dishes restaurant I ever try.. DONT miss the grilled fish (maskoof) .

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1 Thank sleman22
Kiev, Ukraine
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2012 via mobile

Being impressed with other reviews decided to try Maskoof as our first experience of Iraqi dish. We've expected a lot of tasty fish but it appeared to be even better both in size and pleasure. We've been warned Maskoof fish is 3+ kilos and is too big for two of us when asked for it, so we ordered half of... More 

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3 Thank Ілля К
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2012

Maskoof is an iraqi dish made of one grilled fish. Most of the time its fresh water fish not sea. It is the main dish of the restaurant , Usually (2.5-5)kg. The taste is exellent and the fish is grilled to the perfect point. Amount is big and good for a group of 3-5 persons, or more Others dish are... More 

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1 Thank MEga_SPeed
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2012

Delicious KEBAB and amazing Fish experience. Don't forget to drink the free tea.

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Thank Mo_kiki
Hong Kong
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2010

this Iraqi restaurant is right around the corner from our hotel. We decided to try it out, and it turned out that they have only one weighing 5 kilogram, (11 pounds). We could order half of it for 155 AED, (about US$ 45). We know it was going to be a lot, so we did not order anything else. The... More 

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2 Thank Steve51864
Washington, DC
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2009

This restaurant is a hidden gem. The presentation is simple, as is the menu and decor. You come here for one thing and one thing only: excellent maskoof fish! For those who don't know the maskoof style of fish, you must try it. It is simply amazing (and it's healthy too) and this restaurant is the best in Dubai for... More 

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Reviewed 26 January 2008

amazing fish maskoof is

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Middle Eastern
Good for
Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai

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