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Aldiyafa Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 398 4962
07:00 - 23:00
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Sat - Thu 07:00 - 23:00
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely smoky and moist kebabs. Tall, rich Sherbets in the shakes menu (avocado is surprisingly good!) Definitely get the Mixed Grill Platter and the Shawarma here. Some dips, breads and salads come free with your meal so check before ordering too much. All of this comes at a price that will make you smile!

Thank Romiiz
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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212 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the iconic places in Dubai and for a foodie like me to have not visited it in all these years did not feel right :) Thank God for Saturdays, at least you get a paid parking area in a crowded place like Satwa. The ambience of the place is not fancy, its street food after all.... More 

Thank Shaheen S
Marrakech, Morocco
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239 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is simple and good, Satwa location is easy to find. The staff is always ready to give you a hand full of goodness. I high recommend this restaurant for a fast food break 7 days a week.

Thank Robert R
Singapore, null, Singapore
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44 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Had the best shawarma I've ever had in my life at this place. They have chicken and beef options, as well as choices of other types of meats and shawarma styles (no camel though). What's even more amazing is that you can have a meal here for less than 10 dirhams. Dubai can be a very expensive place to eat... More 

Thank tingdiver
Brisbane, Australia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We spent several days in Dubai during a stopover on the way to Italy. Al Mallah is an old favourite of ours and it didn't disappoint. We ordered way too much food as the prices are very easy on the pocket and the service is great. We had to choose between Ravi's and here but were happy with the choice... More 

Thank Gaz1961
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

We love this restaurant! Friendly staff, excellent food, good prices. Owner is very personable. If you are getting a cab, Al Difaya Street is also called 2nd of December Street.

Thank Jennifer B
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Al Mallah is our choicest restaurant for shwarma, mixed grills, Seekh kebabs, Falafel, Homous. We ensure that all our overseas guests have a meal there and they all love it!. Strongly recommend you try out their felafel (best place in Dubai!). They offer a variety of fresh juices which are surely worth a try. The restaurant has a nice open... More 

Thank Usha K
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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88 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We were 8 people for the dinner at this ordinary laid out restaurant. But the food was just mouth-watering. The quality of Dry Fruit-ice cream-falooda was superb and the gigantic glass was more than enough for me! Whenever I am in Dubai, I would definitely love to go there. And most interestingly, the place is very-very pocket friendly.

Thank Rakesh P
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

We went to Al Mallah with a friend who hails from Dubai. She vouched for the food there and she was not wrong. We went for late lunch and some items were not available but that did not stop us from ordering a whole lot of other food items which were just amazing. We had the Beirut Hummus, Muttabal, Garlic... More 

1 Thank Hetsnz
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Had chicken shawarma and it was quite good! Also had mint-lemonade which was also nice. They also served complimentary appetizers. Friends didn't like their food but I think for example lamb is a bit acquired taste.

Thank Antti L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Turkish, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aldiyafa Street, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 398 4962

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?