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Samba

| Al Waha Hotel, Ground Level, Muscat, Oman
+968(0)2477 6565
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (5 reviews)
“bread” (3 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
| Al Waha Hotel, Ground Level, Muscat, Oman
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1 - 10 of 63 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Both hot and cold selections very good. Kept us full until late afternoon.. Quality and selection in 2 words.

Thank Mariaduba
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

Ate last night while staying in the hotel. Pretty poor food and lack of service, a surprise for a Shangri-la. Buffer Breakfast this morning was no better. There are many better places and the hotel needs to get its quality and service act together.

Thank GrahamL-S
Reviewed March 27, 2018

We had breakfast here daily for our stay...always welcomed by the staff from Mary Ann to Renny...and so many any more friendly wonderful staff. Good choice for breakfast and the "omelet lady fro Philippines was so nice.

Thank stephanie s
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Highly impressive selection of quality dishes. Something for everyone. Not cheap but worth it. If you like fish, the seafood night is worth fasting for.

Thank Bennelong
Reviewed March 25, 2018

At the Al Waha Hotel we had excellent dinners although we were staying at the near Al Bandar Hotel of the same Shangri La chain. In addition to the large choice of food at the buffet what we liked is the barbecue where they grilled...More

1  Thank 21gustavo777
Reviewed March 22, 2018

I don't usually do buffet food but as we were half board at Al-Husn, the Samba restaurant is included as an evening meal option. To be honest, the buffet is extensive and way to much food, but I only felt like having a small steak...More

Thank Lesley B
Reviewed March 18, 2018

The staff here did so much to make us feel welcome. They were knowledgable, helpful and attentive. Breakfast was amazing,, if they didn't have it they made it. Over and above what was expected. Gorgeous fresh quality food! Buffet option or menu in the evening.

Thank Christie A
Reviewed February 23, 2018

The breakfast buffet is ok, but the seating layout is cheap and canteen-like. One evening buffet taken was good food, but again the seating not conducive to a nice dining experience. Service chaotic!

Thank Peter N
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Good food quality, buffet & à la carte, goods for kids, good value for money. Service was friendly but poorly organized like everywhere at Shangri La.

1  Thank Debbie S
Reviewed November 7, 2017

The nightly buffet previously had a different theme each night. Unfortunately this year it appeared that there was only one theme - South American evening.

1  Thank dabkdan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Al Waha Hotel, Ground Level, Muscat, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Muscat Governorate  >  Muscat
  • Phone Number: +968(0)2477 6565
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