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Yalla Bar

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Egyptian, Bar
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Light House Area | Masbat, Dahab, Egypt
+20 69 3642166
07:00 - 03:00
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Its the most live beach bar and restaurant in dahab, food is ok but not great, portions are good and prices are ok, the place is good but it better as a beach club not restaurant

Thank Reem Z
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly staff, good quality food but it's a bit more expensive than other places around the lighthouse. Recommended!

Thank Mahmoud E
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoy a lot in yalla bar in the morning sun bath or the night moon view..There food was nice and tasty and people there are very friendly.we will come back soonest.we miss sun and food and drink in yalla bar

Thank rahmah m
Alexandria, Egypt
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

They tried to steal us i don't know if they thought we're drunk or what but they added more 200 EGP on the receipt and when we complained they started shouted in a vulgar way even the manager didn't apologize, one of the worst experiences and worst staff

Thank Ahmed_Elnagar
Latchi, Cyprus
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42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It’s a restaurant. It’s in Dahab. That’s about the gist of it. The food is ordinary. The wait staff hang around smoking and telling jokes as if they are on a street corner in the Bronx, NY. No complimentary appetizers, no atmosphere (unless you call the wait staff’s raucous laughter atmosphere), bland food, and a complete letdown after eating in... More 

Thank m p
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good but not the best. But slightly expensive than other restaurants. Offers many chaise-longs for sun hunters. Serves good shisha.

Thank boudy727
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60 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are so many restaurants to choose from on the Lighthouse strip in Dahab that you'd expect them to all be quite similar in quality. But we were disappointed in Yalla. The food was nothing special - similar to some other joints nearby, less impressive than some similarly-priced places, but they killed the vibe completely when on leaving they tried... More 

Thank Darryl J
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food is great and exciting. Some items are high in price especially the main lunch and dinner dishes but its worth the value. I am not a drinker but I find their fruit cocktails very good.

Thank Hafed L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Yalla is a really good place to relax in the sun. It is right on the edge of the water. I have eaten there a few times and really enjoyed the shrimp salad Mario is very attentive and the beer is great

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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215 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 178 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Another visit to Dahab.....another couple of visits to Yalla bar......great place to hang out during the day......sun beds, attentive waiters, great food with an excellent selection....and beer.....as there are only a few places with alcohol....will definitively be back

Thank christinefromkos

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Egyptian, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
07:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Light House Area | Masbat, Dahab, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20 69 3642166

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?