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Restaurant Al-Safina

Beach road, Kijal 24100, Malaysia
+60 9-858 8239
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
16 Jan 2017
“Middle East Restaurant by the beach”
2 weeks ago
“Ramadan Iftar”
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CUISINES
Middle Eastern, Seafood
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
Beach road, Kijal 24100, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even it served buffet style, but the they will count according to what we eat. Perhaps the reason is the signature lamb dish is quickly out of stock and not refillable. Taste wise i can say its average Perhaps due to lack of arabian restaurant...More

Thank aspo83
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The restaurant provides good food and lodging by the beach. Good atmosphere whether for business or pleasure. During working days which is from Sunday to Thursday in Terengganu, lunch is provided in buffet style. Order by menu is only available late afternoon until night and...More

1  Thank Elle R
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Abit disappointing the food was average. We waited a while for our food to arrive and it was not busy maybe 3 families. When our food arrived we got our rice first and waited another 10 minutes for cold chicken. And then just kept waiting...More

Thank Annie A
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The restaurant/resort is all new, on the beach, with a nite playground. We ate at the restaurant upstair, furbished with traditional Arab-like shortlegged tables. The food is really good, not spicy hot at all. We had hummus with goat, lamb rice, chicken kebab, fresh fruits...More

Thank Ugo B
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Went to alSafina for a dinner this time around since on my first trip to Kijalena we didn't opted to dine here despite it was recommended by Kijalena host Kak Rose. Despite arabic food is something familiar to us since we have it plenty in...More

Thank Zaidee I
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

On the expensive side but what do you expect when meats are involved. Nice atmosphere & setup. Restaurant is near the Penunjok beach

Thank 676cht
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Love the lamb haniff...love the succulent lamb juices drab in alum foil...OMG..,the ambience is also great...funny of the location since it is out of nowhere...but i guess once the food is good, you can park anywhere n still ppl be looking for you... am coming...More

1  Thank Rosazizan R
Reviewed 28 May 2016

It is rather unusual to be recommended by our homestay host to this Middle Eastern outlet all the way in this region where seafood is abundant. We ordered a variety of chicken & lamb dishes including kebab, mandy rice & hummus. The men enjoyed their...More

1  Thank HappyPassion
Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

Overpriced. Food quality was alright. I had the lamp kabsah, the rice was good but the lamb was cooked in water so it was tasteless. I also had the hummus, it was wetter than I'm used to so I wouldn't recommend it. Moderate service, but...More

Thank Criticaltraveler86
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

A great restaurant hidden in the beautiful fishing village of Kijal. The setting is fantastic and the restaurant well appointed and suits the theme of Arab inspired food. The food is absolutely delicious and the prices very reasonable. A must visit restaurant.

5  Thank Patrick S
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  • Address: Beach road, Kijal 24100, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Terengganu  >  Kemaman District  >  Kijal
  • Phone Number: +60 9-858 8239
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