Fibber Magee’s

Pub grub behind the Crowne Plaza hotel 12 Reviews

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From Time Out Dubai Eating Out 2009

Fibber Magee’s may not be much to look at – it’s definitely on the dark and dank side – but it always manages to attract a cheery crowd (especially on Tuesdays, when it has a pub quiz).

While the grub is standard British/Irish pub fare – fish and chips, beans on toast, burgers – what the kitchen does, it does well.

The batter-fried hammour is light and moist, while the chips are fat and crisp. In other words, just as you’d want your plate of fish and chips to be. While the calorie-conscious should eat before they come, vegetarians need not fear, as the menu boasts some tempting meat-free options as well.

By Time Out Dubai staff
Time Out Dubai,

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Details

  • Location: Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
  • Tel: 04 332 2400
  • Travel: Behind the Crowne Plaza Hotel
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  • Users voted this restaurant most suitable for: Family friendly

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Posted by: Richard on 14 Jun ' 14 at 13:38
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  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Some of the reviews make me smile.

Its not a 'bar' or a restraunt with waiters...its an Irish Pub.

Posted by: Nicky on 24 Jul ' 12 at 07:41
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  • Would you go back to this restaurant? No

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Manager is very unethical, rude and with an attitude! He needs more training for his manners and does not at all know how to deal with the customer! where can you find a manager that preferred to throw the food instead of serving it to the customer and make the customer happy.. we have called before going to this restaurant and said they accept vouchers, then we came sat and before ordering, spoke to the waiters if they do accept vouchers and they said yes and so they took our orders and serve the drinks,, when food is almost ready to serve manager came and said that the voucher is not accepted! what the hell? we could have paid it all without using the voucher but the approach of the manager is totally rude! it doesn't deserve it at all!

Posted by: donyacharulabading on 23 Jul ' 12 at 05:09
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  • Would you go back to this restaurant? No

Went on saturday night the worst place I have ever been the waiter got the order wrong on how we want meat cooked one was over cooked and the other was under cooked and to top it off food was cold. I asked the waiter and the manager spoke to me said not his problem.
Main issue was with the attitude of the manager who was rude to myself and I also witnessed this with other customers. Other staff were pleasant and helpful
Disappointing experience: Restaurant manager unwelcoming, very sarcastic and rude.

Posted by: bobby khadka on 08 Feb ' 12 at 05:18
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

fantastic creation old style...

Posted by: Siddharth on 09 Jan ' 12 at 13:10
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Posted by: Siddharth on 09 Jan ' 12 at 13:09
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Posted by: Tina on 20 Sep ' 11 at 12:15
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Posted by: Hamid Reza on 22 Feb ' 11 at 07:14
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Posted by: Neil on 07 Dec ' 10 at 07:32
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  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Food is spot on, I have not had a bad experience ever.

Posted by: Wendy on 26 Nov ' 10 at 17:52
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  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Is perfect for a big 'heart breakfast' they have very generous portions and value for money!

Posted by: Serge on 08 Mar ' 10 at 17:27
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

Posted by: niki on 04 Mar ' 10 at 03:44
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  • Best for: Family friendly
  • Would you go back to this restaurant? Yes

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