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Essence Brasserie - CLOSED

Blue Beach Club | El Masbat, Dahab 2002, Egypt
+20 101 380 5921
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
25 Sep 2014
“Closed as Essence Brasserie”
16 May 2013
“Best restaurant in Dahab”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, French, Steakhouse, Seafood, Egyptian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Blue Beach Club | El Masbat, Dahab 2002, Egypt
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 25 September 2014

Essence Brasserie closed at the Blue Beach Hotel over a year ago and other people took over the hotel restaurant with a different menu, it is no longer known as the Essence Brasserie.

Thank wadidiver
Reviewed 16 May 2013

I first tried Essence because I was staying at the neighboring hotel. I was expecting the "usual" fine-but-not-amazing fare typical of most restaurants in Dahab. But the food here was so delicious, healthy, and fresh that I kept coming back. The restaurant is run and...More

Thank J H
Reviewed 12 May 2013

I have been to Dahab twice in the last year and always make Essence Restaurant my choice place to eat! The food is mouth watering, the staff are so attentive and the views are superb! The menu has something for all tastes and price ranges,...More

Thank Ruby_RoxxUK
Reviewed 11 May 2013

I was recommended to try Essence by some people I got talking to during my stay and I have to say I was not disappointed. I had the pepper steak for starter and the sea bass for main course, both of which were faultless....in fact...More

Thank Annie L
Reviewed 4 April 2013

I loved the sweet potato, roka, sundried tomato salad. The lamb was a treat and presentation excellent. The happy hour Heineken price was great too! I will go back with friends!

Thank ExpatfromMN
Reviewed 3 April 2013

Fancy, attention to detail, professional service, decent food presentation (not the cheesy presentation you get elsewhere on the beach)... Essence has it all. Of course the price is on the higher side of the Dahab spectrum (which is still quite cheap compared to Europe), but...More

Thank The_five_senses
Reviewed 3 February 2013

This restaurant serves fantastic food at a good price and in a great location but it does lack atmosphere. Would probably be better when the resort is busier in the summer.

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 22 January 2013

The steak was absolutely amazing! Best one I ever had! Atmosphere was pleasant and staff friendly and attentive.

Thank Tamara M
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Most of the places in Dahab offer quite similar fare – you’ll see the same kebabs, pizzas and sea food appearing on menus again and again. This place is a good option if you want to try slightly different cuisine after a few days, as...More

1  Thank werebimbo
Reviewed 20 January 2013

My wife and I have been to Dahab twice and we tried a lot of different restaurants. Our favorites are Sharks and Blue House Thai. We saw Essence recently rated #1 on Tripadvisor and decided to give it a try. Food is significantly more expensive...More

Thank Travel_Bug_Will
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blue Beach Club | El Masbat, Dahab 2002, Egypt
  • Location: Africa  >  Egypt  >  Red Sea and Sinai  >  South Sinai  >  Dahab
  • Phone Number: +20 101 380 5921
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Description
Modern British Cuisine. Our ethos is to serve a smaller, evolving & well executed menu using the best seasonal produce for all the seafood, meat & vegetarian foodies that visit and live in Dahab. These dishes are all cooked by our accomplished London chef, who also oversees the bar menu, serving the best burgers & steaks in town!PLEASE NOTE WE WILL BE MOVING LOCATION AT THE END OF MAY!!
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