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Food Urge

El Melal Street, Dahab DU1 DU1, Egypt
+20 69 3640957
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“dive urge” (15 reviews)
“tasty food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, British, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
El Melal Street, Dahab DU1 DU1, Egypt
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

lovely place on the beach where you can eat and relax in the sun after a nice dive. Good food and nice staff!

Thank Klaas v
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Lovely peaceful place on the beach, just on the northern edge of town. The food is really good and I ended up eating there every day - I recommend the Sinai Chicken!

Thank samkimmins
Reviewed 6 September 2016

A beautiful place on the sea .. great location and tasty food very helpful and friendly staff .. was great to be there

Thank Hamsa24
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

Thanks Hamsa...we are pleased you enjoyed the food and the location and the staff and look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed 31 August 2016

A fantastic location with the most friendly staff and a great vibe. The food is great and always fresh!

Thank lisachantelleturner
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

We do pride ourselves on making everything from scratch, to your specifications, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed 27 March 2016

Food Urge is the place to eat if you enjoy sitting directly by the sea in a beautiful and peaceful setting and eating delicious Egyptian and English-style dishes (although, beeing a German guest, I loved the Egytian hint the “English”-dishes had, since I really prefer...More

Thank slangohr
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

We love that you enjoyed the unique vibe that we have , being at the end of the promenade...we should say European dishes really, but we do also do more traditional Egyptian meals upon request. Defo worth the 10 minute stroll and gives you time...More

Reviewed 25 October 2015

great place for breakfast on the beach, or a chicken wrap at lunch, or a great cup of tea after a days diving.

Thank anna1234306
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

Thanks Anna, we aim to please and divers need to re-fuel well :)

Reviewed 6 October 2015

Food Urge is the restaurant of the Dive Urge dive resort. A beautiful location directly on the beach. During my stay there I had breakfast every morning in my favourite chair, looking out to sea, and also various other meals and drinks. Particularly recommend the...More

Thank Carl J
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

The fruit pancakes are legendary, thanks Carl, Nesimi is our treasure and still here waiting to serve you some more food and drinks on the beach.

Reviewed 13 August 2015

Service is great always with a smile. Food is great too and varied! There is traditional Egyptian food and British food. Iftari on the beach during Ramadan was special.

Thank Joseph G
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

Thanks Joe, it is our pleasure to invite our guests, staying with us, to join us for Eftar at Ramadan....so lovely to have you and your Mum staying.

Reviewed 19 April 2015

This restaurant provides fresh, locally sourced and delicious food. I was more than happy to eat here during my diving holiday. The service is excellent and I was overwhelmed by just how beautiful the scenery is: only 4-5 metres away are the crystal clear waters...More

1  Thank bh23now
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and i agree we are blessed with an amazing view, possibly the best in Dahab.....just saying ;)

Reviewed 15 April 2015

Wow what a diamond, we went to this hotel to eat, spend the day on the beach front, as it right by, a fabulous dive site, the rooms were amazing , spotlessly clean, the staff we were so friendly, and showed us around , nothing...More

Thank CarolandRod
LynneDiveUrge, Owner at Food Urge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments and we have passed your kind regards onto our staff, who are more like family for us. Hope to see you back here for a longer visit soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Melal Street, Dahab DU1 DU1, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20 69 3640957
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