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Sahari Restaurant

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Al-Ayjah, Sur, Oman
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Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

As it was a recommandation in our travelguide, we had dinner in Sahari Restaurant. Our fish, which we choosed was delicate and fresh..Meze and salat were good, too.Fresh juices were marvelous.

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Thank Irmina3004
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great view of the creek and local fisherman. Food arrived in average time and was hot. I would recommend ordering the pizzas or fatayer as the fish/prawns are VERY overpriced.

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Munich, Germany
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Went their twice: +: nice terrace, good food, mix of locals and tourists -: really expensive local fish, starters and mains come together even though we explicitly asked to bring starters first.

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köln
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58 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant. Spent 3 nights in Sur and went every day. Best Arabian bread ever, tasted amazing. Also the jumbo prawns were awesome. Great service. Mixed crowd of locals and tourists. Very pleasant to sit outside overlooking the bay. Loved this place!

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Shanghai
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Sur doesn't have much on offer food wise. This is probably your best bet and they know it. Prices and food are ok, if you stay away from the fresh fish which has an absurd mark up (20 rials for a two person red snapper). Place is nice. They have a terrace upstairs. Brings cards or book as the service... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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107 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

i ate at this restaurant because it is next to my hotel in sur. i arrived at sur late at night and saw the restaurant had good view of the sea, so decided to give it a try. the food was not delicious and jumbo prawn was not fresh. it was dry with a not fresh color sign at their... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We went to Sahari after seeing a few good reviews on TripAdvisor and not having had a good restaurant meal in Oman as yet. What a great idea. There was hardly anyone there but the food was delicious and the service great. A very good view over the lake too, we loved it.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Lovely restaurant, not located on Google Maps but if you find the Al-Ayjah Plaza Hotel, it is right next to the hotel, opposite Omanoil Al Aja and just near the Ayjah city gate. We had grouper, kingfish, babaganoush (or mutabel in Arabic), bread, grilled eggplant and salad. It was all wonderful. As in most places in Oman, no license -... More 

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switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Although fresh ingrédients, not tasty at all, poorly cooked. Table well placed facing the "Lake". We would definitely not recommend this place.

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Thank sport68
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

It is the full experience, overlooking the Mina (Harbour) with a view of the ships, little fishing boats and the mountains of Sur. The food is not less of a treat. If you are looking for a nice quite breakfast before you start your day touring the city, then head there for pastries and traditional arabic dishes. The more common... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al-Ayjah, Sur, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Ash-Sharqiyah Governorate  >  Sur

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