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The Blue Marlin Restaurant

Marina Bandar Al Rhowda | Marina Bandar Al Rowdha, Muscat 113, Oman
+968 9627 9445
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (7 reviews)
“black pudding” (6 reviews)
“pork” (9 reviews)
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Arabic, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Marina Bandar Al Rhowda | Marina Bandar Al Rowdha, Muscat 113, Oman
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1 - 10 of 318 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I have visited the blue marlin on a couple of occcasions, the food is wonderful and the location is really nice. Great end to a day after a deep sea fishing trip.

Thank jamesy451
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oman friend tell us about seafood platten in the blue marlin. We come from far but not there anymore.More

Thank saif00786
Colin R, Manager at The Blue Marlin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for taking the time to comment on Marlins. The seafood platter has now been available since Monday 27th. We are in soft opening phase so so items on the menu are added weekly as we feel they are ready to present. The seafood platter...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Blue Marlin for lunch and found that it has had a redecoration. The indoor area is done out in white, and everything very sparse. TBH it looks ok, but we would normally sit outside, and the pool area is closed. The...More

1  Thank amarthy
Colin R, Manager at The Blue Marlin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for coming down to visit us at the Marina. The restaurant is very much in a soft opening phase and this should have been explained to you. We have works continuing outside with the bar area and a whole host of new outdoor furniture...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went there but they told is the Blue Marlin has closed, and now a new restaurant called Marlin took place ... sea food platters were not available ... big disappointment.More

1  Thank 279mohannad
Colin R, Manager at The Blue Marlin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for coming down to visit us at the Marina. The restaurant is very much in a soft opening phase and this should have been explained to you. We have works continuing outside with the bar area and a whole host of new outdoor furniture...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Blue Marlin for first time after the Oman summer. The food is the same, they changed some things inside, but the feeling is not as good. What is happen in this place?? They are changing, and it seem noone there is...More

1  Thank MoBimany
Colin R, Manager at The Blue Marlin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for coming down to visit us at the Marina. The restaurant is very much in a soft opening phase and this should have been explained to you. We have works continuing outside with the bar area and a whole host of new outdoor furniture...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived there to start the Dolphin seeing cruise. However, since there was no cruises, I decided to have my lunch there before going. There are variety of food. Unfortunately, seafood is not suitable for Muslims it has alcohol in it. So, I got Chicken.More

2  Thank ammarda
Colin R, Manager at The Blue Marlin Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou for coming down to visit us at the Marina. The restaurant is very much in a soft opening phase and this should have been explained to you. We have works continuing outside with the bar area and a whole host of new outdoor furniture...More

Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Ok it was a nice restaurant but I was expecting more. The service was so slow, dhe food not that tasty and the manager was not that kind

1  Thank Abion12
Reviewed 19 July 2018

The restaurant has everything a Westerner in Muscat could ask for - pork and alcohol ;) No, just kidding. Even if you don't go for these two, the food there is lovely and the prices are really affordable! Had a couple of items on the...More

Thank Tunis-Paris-Tokyo
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

We ordered fish of the day and tiger prawn and they are amazingly sumptuous. Fresh like just fished from the sea. Side dishes are great too. And their price is totally reasonable and most importantly. They have alcohol. Yay!

1  Thank Chiao Wei C
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic dinner by night next to the beautiful marina. In a calm and serene ambiance, we ordered a grilled seafood platter from the friendly water. Shortly after our fresh mocktail and white wine, our salad, fries followed by an enormous seafood platter arrived. The prawns,...More

1  Thank 37j_rgend
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KCGPG
14 February 2018|
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Response from suza s | Property representative |
You need to get a taxi. If it's an orange cab you might be able to pay 5 OMR
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calebtrips
11 August 2017|
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Response from suza s | Property representative |
Yes.. there is a swimming pool. It is free to use so long as you buy drinks or food from the restaurant / bar.
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Gracyf79
16 January 2017|
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Response from suza s | Property representative |
Please call the restaurant manager on 95125178. thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$50
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 08:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Bandar Al Rhowda | Marina Bandar Al Rowdha, Muscat 113, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: +968 9627 9445
  • E-mail
Description
The Blue Marlin serves variety of international style cuisine is offered in an exquisitely lively ambiance. Whether grabbing lunch, including some amazing seafood while chilling by the pool, or enjoying candle lit dinner with friends and family the same standards of culinary excellence, service and personal attention pervade every aspect of Blue Marlin experience. Enjoy your meal indoors where the ambiance is warm and cozy or take in the picturesque views of the Marina from the pool side. For those planning special events, the Blue Marlin provides catering for large parties, wedding receptions, conferences and product launches. We have a fully licensed bar, and we can serve drink with your food, or while you relax by our swimming pool. Our Full Menu is online on out Facebook page. Thanks The Restaurant Team.
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