Sanaa Restaurants

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    by bangkokjim Updated May 9, 2013

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  • Albahar Fish Restaurant: Fish restaurant

    by samirami Written Aug 25, 2012

    The Albahar Restaurant ist a fish restaurant in Sanaa in Hadah City in the Huda Soltan Street earlier Iran street. There are some differnt species of fish .
    It is very good restaurant and the cleaning is very good. The prices are favorable.

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    Favorite Dish: The Albahar Restaurant ist a fish restaurant in Sanaa in Hadah City in the Huda Soltan Street earlier Iran street. There are some differnt species of fish .
    It is very good restaurant and the cleaning is very good. The prices are favorable.

    Read more: http://members.virtualtourist.com/m/p/m/225033/#ixzz24aXReRW8

    Address: Haddah city , Huda Sultan street earlier iran st.

    Phone: 00967733558439

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  • Albahar Fish Restaurant: Fish restaurant

    by samirami Written Aug 25, 2012

    The Albahar Restaurant ist a fish restaurant in Sanaa in Hadah City in the Huda Soltan Street earlier Iran street. There are some differnt species of fish .
    It is very good restaurant and the cleaning is very good. The prices are favorable.

    Favorite Dish: The Albahar Restaurant ist a fish restaurant in Sanaa in Hadah City in the Huda Soltan Street earlier Iran street. There are some differnt species of fish .
    It is very good restaurant and the cleaning is very good. The prices are favorable.

    Address: Haddah city , Huda Sultan street earlier iran st.

    Phone: 00967733558439

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    ALHAMRA'A RESTAURANT: UNIVERSAL LANGUAGE

    by DAO Updated Apr 12, 2011

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    This Restaurant has everything! And you don’t have to speak a single word of Arabic to get a good meal. The Alhamra’a Restaurant looks like a McDonald's Restaurant from the outside and like a Kebab shop in the entrance. Don’t let that fool you. This is a large complex that includes the following:

    • Fast Food (shwarmas, etc.)
    • Full Service, but fast restaurant
    • Family orientated restaurant
    • Lovely garden area with a large fountain
    • Dinning hall for large events
    • Prayer area
    • Clean Toilets and wash area
    • Hygienic cooking areas/staff

    Above all it has great food! And the best part is this:

    Where the cashier is located is one real example of every food item and drink they do, covered up. They do this every day. You can see what they make, as they make it, and the price is written on each one. Look closer at the 2nd picture. Great food, great prices and the staff could not be more friendly. They do local dishes and do them well. A fantastic experience and worth a visit. Enjoy.

    Favorite Dish:
    I am not normally a lover of Lamb, but the oven roasted lamb was excellent and a kebab here is to die for. Everything is made fresh and hot. Ask the staff if you can take a picture and they will pose for you!

    Address: Hadda St

    Directions: North of the British Embassy and before you get to Al-Shaibani Modern Restaurant on the right hand side.

    Phone: 967 1 514555

    Website: http://www.yemenvista.net/en/?cat=117

    THE FRIENDLY STAFF PRICES ARE MARKED ON THE EXAMPLES! THE ENTRANCE FAMILY GARDEN LARGE DINNING AREA
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  • Monaco Palace: Best in town and brand new

    by hongkong88 Updated Jul 7, 2010

    This place has a steakhouse, middle eastern restaurant, coffeeshop and a real bar in one well secured compound. The place has a good German manager, Robert. I had the middle eastern food, pasta and a great steak sandwich on various nights. The bar was a great place to listen to music or watch TV and kill some time chatting up the waitstaff. The drinks were about 50% of the price you pay at the big hotels.

    Favorite Dish: Steak sandwich, pasta carbonara.

    Address: Hadda area

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    Al-Shaibani Restaurant Super Deluxe: Great food and fixed price

    by springreen Written Sep 20, 2009

    'Shaibani' is a region of Yemen that is famous for its food and cooking. So basically 'Shaibani' is the equivalent of 'good food'. However, as 'branding' is not on the top of the list of most Shaibani restaurant owners, they all call themselves 'Al-Shaibani' and you as a foreigner can hardly tell them apart.

    But this one is very famous among locals, and hence it's called 'Super Deluxe'!

    Nice modern interior, clean tables and floors, good service, food comes very quickly. English menu (although not always make sense!) Very reasonable price, tasty food. We went there three times during our visit to Sana'a.

    Favorite Dish: Banana with bread, Dates with bread, Shafu, Leg of lamb on saffon rice, grilled fish and mixed seafood

    Address: Hadda St. in front of Al-Komaim Centre

    Phone: 266375

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    al shabaini modern restaurant: Typical Yemeni restaurant

    by erikute3534 Written Apr 2, 2009

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    had only local food, but was good
    have pictures on menu if it helps to you to choose and they hardly speak english, so best to make sure that they will give what you want not what they have to eat :)
    we asked taxi driver to take us there and it was really exelent and cheap, we paid 10usd for 3 of us

    Favorite Dish: bread!

    Address: near big modern mosque and park

    Directions: best to ask taxi to take you ther

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    Arabia Felix hotel - near Wadi road: Old town restaurant

    by erikute3534 Written Apr 2, 2009

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    they have local food and some other types, pasta wasnt very italian but eatable, we prefered the local food, was fresh and very nice

    Favorite Dish: local food and bread
    courtyard with trees and flowers, very releaxing
    tchay - yemen tea with milk, mmm with cardamon

    Address: arabia felix hotel

    Directions: near Wadi road, easy to find.. on Souq side

    we got fresh made yemeni sweet just for us!
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    PALESTINE RESTAURANT & BROAST: FAST (STREET) FOOD

    by DAO Updated Mar 17, 2007

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    These guys are pretty good. Need a quick bite to eat and a cold drink while you are out? The friendly outside staff in their clean uniforms will have you on your way in no time. Stop in a grab a table if you want to rest your feet. Cheap, good and fast. On a hot day they also have that needed cold drink as well.

    Please note: There are several places with the name ‘Broast’ displayed and the exact same coloured uniforms. I think they may be owned by the same people and they have the same food. I ate at just about all of them!

    Address: Ali Abdul Mogni Street.

    Directions: South of Midan al-Tahrir (Square)

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    al deewan: my favourite restaurant

    by call_me_rhia Written Mar 7, 2007

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    A wonderful restaurant with helpful staff and a great cosy garden, where you can also eat (and have a shisha). Definitely my favourite restaurant - and very much family oriented... Which means a woman is not looked at all the time.

    Favorite Dish: The mix grill, despite being served with french fries, was delicious. Even better, however, was the lemon and mint juice... really refreshing. To die for...

    Address: hadda road

    Directions: Between Beirut St and Iran St

    Phone: 425528

    mix grill lemon and mint juice

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    Al waleema: lebanese and yemeni food

    by call_me_rhia Written Mar 7, 2007

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    Al Waleema Restaurant: Lebanese and Yemeni food - not memorable but not bad either. We ened up there because Al Fakhir was fully booked on that night... and we were just lucky since Al Fakhir proved to be totally disappointing.

    The restaurant's interior is quite "grey" "and "cold"... impersonal to the point that oen does not want to linger on after the meal - it comes as no surpise that many people just use it as take-away.

    Favorite Dish: The best was the manakish - quite tasty and spicy. The big let down is that our food came with nasty (and unwanted) French Fries

    Address: hadda road

    Directions: next door to villa de angelo abd al fakhir restaurant

    quite tasty...

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    Zorba's: Illy Coffe

    by xaver Written Mar 3, 2007

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    This is a greek restaurant in Habba's street.
    We went here a morning just because we've read they served illy coffe and were curious to see if we could get a decent espresso in Yemen after we miserably failed in Dubai.
    The cup was illy, the coffe I have no idea as it was totally tasteless but we got an excellent lemon and mint juice.

    Favorite Dish: Lemon and mint juice.

    Address: Hadda's street

    lemon juice
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    Al Fakher: Beautiful but......

    by xaver Written Mar 3, 2007

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    We tried to vome in this restaurant our first night in Sanaa as it looked really nice but it was full, so after a few days finally we got to have our typical Yemenite dinner in here.
    We asked for some grilled lamb which was served no more than 2 minuts after our order, so two options: it was raw, it was cooked way before we asked for it.
    It was not raw so, they just had their menu prepared and you eat something cooked hours before, infact the taste was nothing good.

    Favorite Dish: No favourite food, the lamb was bad and the typical Yemenite soup too spicy to have any taste.

    Address: Hadda Street

    Directions: past the hadda hotel, next to villa de angelo restaurant

    Yemenite soup
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    la pizzaiola: when a lebanese decides to make pizzas

    by call_me_rhia Written Mar 3, 2007

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    When a lebanese decides to make pizzas, you can be sure that he'll put the best ingredients on toppings on it - all coming from Lebanon, of course. This new pizza place is owned by a young enthisiastic man from Beirut who aims at making the perfect pizza, eventually.

    Well, it was not perfect, but it was vry good - with maybe a bit too much cheese on top. We were impressed - we thought he had been to Italy. Nope: the Italian ambassador is one of his clients, and he bugs him all the time for feedback, so as to improve his pizzas.

    There are only a handful of tables inside and the crowd is mainly young-ish. It's possibly the only place where we have seen women dining with women-friends - at times even without head-scarf. If the place is full, then don't worry, you can order your pizza "take-away".

    Favorite Dish: All pizzas we had were good - as said before with a bit of cheese too much. Kind of heavy, at night - either share one with someone else /it's enough for two people) or have a pizza napoli since it has no cheese.

    Address: hadda road

    Directions: opposite Zorbas restaurant - and about 300 metres before the Hadda hotel

    xaver's pizza (which was more colourful than mine)

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    Al- Fakher: a place I would not recommend

    by call_me_rhia Written Mar 3, 2007

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    From the outside, I mean the architecture, it's a wonderful restaurant... Inside the decor is even more scenic and spectacular - in particular the large carved door. Truly a beautiful restaurant. Foodwise, however, it was a real disappointment. The restaurant boasts: nice ambient they serve traditional Yemeni dishes that can not always be found in restaurants, but are traditionally prepared at home.

    In a way, the claim is not untrue... dishes must be (pre)prepared (at home? in the kitcken? who cares?), since it took our meal exacly 2 minutes to reach our table, after we ordered it. Have you ever heard of rice being cooked in 2 minutes? Or meat? It even takes more more than two minutes to warm up already cooked food, at home.

    Favorite Dish: Absolutely nothing - the meat was tasteless, while all the spices they forgot to put on the meat were placed in the soup. Only the rice was edible (big deal...)

    Address: hadda street

    Directions: past the hadda hotel, next to villa de angelo restaurant

    Phone: 427888

    lamb and rice: cooked in 2 minutes

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