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The Fish Basket

Oud Metha Oud Metha Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 335 0391
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Oud Metha Oud Metha Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nothing special , the only good thing is that you can really see your seafood before they cook , there is a display with varieties of fish and seafood, they will weigh for you and cook or fry, it comes with basket of fresh vegetables...More

Kinoby, Owner at The Fish Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh my, So sorry to hear about your experience, and we do apologize. Could you inform me what date you came in so I can discuss it with the staff on duty that day. In the meantime is there anything we can do to win...More

Reviewed 24 June 2017

While booking and in Ads it was mentioned buffet Seafood iftar dinner. upon joining at the oud metha restaurant of fish basket found that all the buffet section food run out in seconds and there was no re-filling. and the guests came afterwords including me...More

Thank ZeeShome
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Looks like a got the place place mistaken for another restaurant. This particular one is just VERY bad. I got sick with nausea and diarrhea for a week probably from eating clams. We also got cheated! The clams we picked were quite meaty, but when...More

Thank khh7
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We went here looking forward to no frills, simple seafood. On walking in there was no acknowledgement-" - did not know whether to go to counter to select seafood or sit at a table, and there was no information about what to expect I.e. breads...More

Thank mucuslucas
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Omg what can I say.! The food is exceptional with great service to boot. It was the tastiest fish I have ever eaten cooked to perfection. The choice was excellent and varied. This is a mist visit restaurant in Dubai.

Thank Jacqui C
Kinoby, Owner at The Fish Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

Thank you so much for the kind compliment. You are welcome any time.

Reviewed 8 September 2016

The food was just brilliant but what my family and I loved the most was the Lemon Butter Sauce which we asked for with the squid and it was just amazing!

Thank snetham
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Best place for fresh seafood enjoy jamboo shrimps grilled,lobster,crabs and different kind of fresh fishes with good range of salads and fresh juices Nice staff it's good place for party

Thank Rashid45678
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Where do I start, as soon as you walk in there is an overwhelming stench of fish. The place was a ghost town , not a person in sight apart from the dull sad looking staff We had a choice of buffet or the 'fresh'...More

Thank Zehn A
Kinoby, Owner at The Fish Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Dear Diner Thank you so much for your valuable feedback. Can you please send us your contact details to right this wrong. We have never received such negative feedback from a customer especially in such fundamental issues such as cleanliness, in the last 15 years...More

Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

This was my first visit The restaurant ambience is just average But the quality of food is very very good First of all the freshness and than the mouth watering taste I loved it It's not very expensive but a medium range restaurant where you...More

Thank Afzal A
Kinoby, Owner at The Fish Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Thank you so much for the lovely review. Our focus has always been on providing great seafood at reasonable prices, and we are glad that you also feel this way. Please visit us again if you have the chance.

Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Food and sea food was good, need proper ventilation system to avoid keeping the smell of the fish inside the restaurant.service need improvement. After serving the food non of the staff had attended to our table. And while clearing the table everything was messed up...More

Thank Talal H
Kinoby, Owner at The Fish Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2016

Dear Diner Thank you for the kind comments regarding the quality of the food. Your comments regarding the ventalitation will be investigated, so we thank you for your feedback. Please visit us again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Oud Metha Oud Metha Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 335 0391
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