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Basilico

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This casual fine dining restaurant offers a mix of traditional and creative dishes and a variety of choices from all over the Mediterranean with an Italian emphasis. Basilico is the place to wine and dine, spend time with friends and leisurely enjoy the best life has to offer – “La Dolce Vita”.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 19 December 2018

normally unexpected at resort hotels and took us by surprise, great pizza pasta and risotto, excellent vegetarian options and very good taste and quality of food, nice open terrace . good ambiance, the bar choices are limited .More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank namanniy
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 15 December 2018

Very quiet when we visited. Excellent quality food, attentive staff, and attractive surroundings. Alcoholic drinks VERY expensive.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mark D
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 13 December 2018

We have attended the brunch at the Basilico Cove Rotana a number of times and have always enjoyed the experience! Brunch is Fridays's from 12pm - 4pm includes a live band, that plays Latino favorites, if you have the opportunity to go, always opt to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Shenton A
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Not our first review of this fantastic restaurant - we come quite frequently here for good reason. Consistently the Number One place in RAK with best quality served with best hospitality. Chef Jay keeps surprising us with nice additions to the already wonderful menu. Chef...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank marcgauer
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 29 November 2018

Beautiful place for a Friday getaway with the best brunch concept I have ever tried, buffet + á la carte options including beverages makes for the perfect afternoon. Waiters are courteous and efficient. I cannot say anything about their dinner offers but will definitely try...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Q1628HQ
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 28 November 2018 via mobile

Me and my family had a wonderful experience in Basilico. Delicious food, huge variety, great atmosphere with live band performance and the most important friendly and very helpful staff. All our wishes came true and we went home very satisfied, happy and not hungry at...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Basilico is a great place to visit! With group of friends we had a really memorable dinner.. firstly, the staff of Restaurant very friendly and professional. For me that is very important, on that depends how my time will be spent and how nice will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 15 November 2018

it was fantastic experience i have first visited with my family last week. this restaurent staff are amazing ...everyone has service mind set...i would like to thanku you all of service staff..who cares my family ...alma welcomes us with gracefull smile she provide table she...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

I have visited this amazing restaurant with my family last week. It was my first visit, and I was really satisfied with the service provided. All the staff was so attentive and greeting us with a big smile.Especially Sarooj, who was taking care of us...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Oum A
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Mediterranean Restaurant. We were delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us. It is encouraging to note that we stood up well to your service expectations. Your compliments have been shared...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018

we had dinner many times in the past at Basilico and always loved the food and had no complaints. Its been about 6 months since we visited, on Friday he cam to have an early dinner around 7PM. We sat on the terrace, there were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Anazgombic
coveresort, General Manager at Basilico, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for choosing to dine at Basilico Restaurant. I was disappointed to read you were dissatisfied with your dining experience. Please be assured that your feedback is taken seriously and will be discussed internally to enhance our current offers. We sincerely...More

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