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Basilico

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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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“duck breast” (2 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
The Cove Rotana Resort Shk Muh'd Bin Salem Rd | The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaimah, Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's exactly what you think it is: a great little Italian restaurant best for intimate encounters. Not to be missed.

Thank mannyk329
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was very slow during our visit. The kids were frustrated and fell asleep by the time food came. Basic requests were not attended. We had to get tissues ourselves .. However, food was excellent !!!More

Thank ghida_kaddoura
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear ghida_kaddoura, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We are pleased to read that you found the food to your liking. However, please accept our sincere apology for any inconvenience caused and be assured that your review will be shared with concerned...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

The waiter was sick with flu. He should be given a rest and not serve food to people. Service was also very slow, atmosphere very calm and kind of boringMore

Thank Firas80
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Firas80, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. I was very sorry to read that your dinning experience did not meet your expectations. Your review will be shared with my team in order to understand the shortfalls in service and in order...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

We spent a perfect day at Cove Rotana where we celebrated a birthday lunch at this wonderful Mediterranean restaurant. The venue is warm and elegant, with wine displays, polished wooden floors and high ceilings. There is also a lovely outdoor terrace offering Al Fresco dining...More

Thank ElizaMac13
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear ElizaMac13, Thank you for taking the time to review of your dining experience with us and for choosing our restaurant for a birthday celebration. We are delighted that you found the food, service and ambiance so much to your liking. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Highly recommend this restaurant. We ate here 2 nights in a row whilst staying at the Cove hotel and it was fabulous. The staff were so attentive. We ordered a variety of items over the 2 nights and they were all excellent. The salt crusted...More

Thank cd_nel83
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear cd_nel83, Thank you for choosing to dine with us and fro recommending the Basilico Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience and the food and service met your expectation. We look forward to be of continued service and...More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

A wide variety of choice on the menu, from different cuisines. There were four of us & we ate there 3 nights & were spoilt for choice. We managed to sample quite a few of the dishes & I have to say each one was...More

Thank glynis h
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear glynis h, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. We are delighted that you found the food and service so much to your liking and we look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Best regards, General Manager The Cove Rotana...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

An amazing evening, excellent service, food and wine. As regular guest to this restaurant, We attended our first Gourmet Evening at Basilico and we were not disappointed. The venue was decorated like a French market with fresh produce and tasty appetizers fresh lavender on our...More

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

Dear Ruth M, Thank you very much for taking the time to leave your review, and we are pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us. I shall be happy to pass on your compliments to entire team and I very much hope we have...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

I've been to the Basilico a few times now, originally for business but now a few times with friends for dinners. It's a quiet, relaxed atmosphere, with staff who are attentive but not obtrusive. The food is superb. There is a chef on hand who...More

Thank Steven Z
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Steven Z, Thank you very much for your review and for your continued loyalty. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and found the venue, service and food as so wonderful. We look forward to be of continued...More

Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

From the moment we entered , we were greeted by the head hostess who asked us to wait for our table to be cleared since it had been raining, she was unfriendly and seemed annoyed even though the restaurant wasn't busy.anyway once we go out...More

Thank Lisa F
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Lisa F, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. I was very sorry to read that your dinning experience did not meet your expectations. Your review will be shared with my team in order to understand the shortfalls in service and in...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We were invited by our friend to go for dinner at Basilico at The Cove Rotana. Since we arrived a little early we waited for our friend at the entrance of the restaurant they have a small bar area so we ordered pre dinner drinks....More

Thank Cheryan
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this review

Dear Cheryan, Thank you for taking the time to review of your dining experience with us. We are delighted that you found the food, service and ambiance so much to your liking. It’s a pleasure to note that you thoroughly enjoyed your evening with us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, 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
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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