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Ilaafathi Restaurant

Banyan Tree Maldives
+960 664-3147
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“great food” (6 reviews)
“every meal” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Banyan Tree Maldives
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good simply amazing A mix between buffet and A la carte makes this place unique. We stayed a week and everyday was different taste. When it s A la carte night, the menu is in the same standard like any gastronomic restaurant. Service...More

Thank Abdelilah E
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Fresh food with many choices, always excellent. If what you want isn't there, they will get it for you no problem!

Thank B7jac
Reviewed 8 February 2018

This is the only restaurant on the island. But to tell the truth you don't need any more restaurants. We were there for 10 days. We never had the same menu card twice. And the preparation and presentation of our fooed was quite excellent. Service...More

Thank Bernd K
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Dining experience at IIaafathi Restaurant was excellent both for food & service. Every day choice for dinner was very well appointed and we enjoyed all our meals.

Thank ssamra
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is well designed and bring the comfortable feeling with smooth sands floors. F&B is excellent and heathy from the smallest details as quality and healthy pots, homemade breaks, yoghurt, ice cream, fresh fruits, etc.

Thank MeTooKitchen
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The food is great with Maldives dishes and lots of variety, overall food quality is very good and with attentive staff and great service.

Thank Henry S
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Food was great with good amount of choices. And the menu was reasonably priced. The waiters and waitresses were very nice and very welcoming.

Thank mahdi k
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The nourishment, condition, shoreline and particularly the workers are quite recently magnificently cordial. Our room was peaceful, cleaned impeccably with an excellent sea front view. We delighted in espresso and crisp natural product conveyed quickly every morning while watching the sun come up finished the...More

Thank zulexx
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

The waitresses at the all day restaurant - they would fill small water glasses for our children and cut the straws in the size of glass so the children could drink water with ease - i do this for them at home but i didnt...More

Thank Pickyexhotelier
Reviewed 26 June 2017

For seven days, we had the pleasure of enjoying the delicious dishes, prepared by chef Ben and his crew. Every meal was a feast, served by always smiling, cheerful waiting staff, especially Visam and Millie. Relaxed atmosphere, great food and super service!!!

Thank 353dieter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Banyan Tree Maldives
  • Location: Asia  >  Maldives  >  Kaafu Atoll  >  North Male Atoll  >  Vabbinfaru
  • Phone Number: +960 664-3147
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Tuck into scrumptious Maldivian and International treats in the casual setting of Ilaafathi restaurant. Set right on the beach with a natural Alang-Alang roof, this beachfront eatery serves extravagant buffet for breakfasts and lunches as well as superb set dinners that will make you come back for more.
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