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Recommendations for Dahab

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I'm going to be in Dahab, Egypt in the coming few weeks and was wondering if people have any recommendations for specific restaurants or types of food specific to the Sinai. I know that fish is going to be highly accessible, but whatever is specifically local would great to know.

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  1. The Shark Club in Dahab is the place to be...or at least it was when I was there a few years ago. Prices are 1/2 of any other place...the difference b/t owner-operators and someone renting land and putting a restaurant on that space. All the b'pkrs know the Shark Club & you'll hear the name 1M times before you actually eat there. Best milkshakes ever...try hibiscus for something new and different. Also, I always ate the raw veggies & had no problem at all...one of the only places I did this in all of Egypt. They take very good care of the b'pkr crew...just keep the dogs & cats away from your table. They like to beg for scraps and will steal a bite if you glace the other direction...but this is true of all restaurants on the water in Dahab...part of the ambiance and fun.