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Corniche Road | Hilton Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi 877, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 681 1900
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Ranked #46 of 1,615 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $45
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: Chinese, Thai
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Royal Orchid is a sophisticated Abu Dhabi restaurant offering an excellent selection of Thai and Chinese dishes in a beautifully decorated setting. Choose from the Royal Orchid a la carte menu or chef specialties.
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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Didn't book but was pretty full I guess arriving there pretty late on a Friday, we were seated immediately. The nibbles they provided at the begging were great (hot roasted peanuts and some sort of cabbage dish). We were not overly hungry and so divided our starter and main course between us. We had the mixed assortment of dumplings for... More 

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Alessia M, Warm greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for taking the time to post your review. While we were interested to read your review, we were also grateful for the feedback on areas where we could improve. Our team in Royal Orchid were happy to know you have appreciated their attentive service. Rest assured I have... More 

Market Weston
Top Contributor
185 reviews 185 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We arrived on time at 8.30pm only to be told that somebody else with the name Nicholl had arrived just before us and taken our table. After some discussion, we went to Customer Service then back to the Restaurant and they recovered everything in a spectacular way .... Take a note other restaurants, this is how you deal with an... More 

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Tony N, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed your dining experience in Royal Orchid inspite of the initial setback you encountered with your booking; everyone is very happy to know that their efforts to recover the service have been appreciated. It was indeed a pleasure... More 

Aberdeenshire
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Atmosphere very good, cleanliness first class, portion sizes generous, attention to detail spot on. We were welcomed by staff member to our table, drink and food orders taken and answered all our questions regarding flavours etc. we were given hot towels for our hands before we ate and at the end of our meal. Food was fantastic faultless and will... More 

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear MojoAberdeenshire , Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. The entire Royal Orchid team is very happy to know their efforts have been appreciated and we are all delighted to know that everything in our restaurant is at par with your expectation. It was a pleasure looking after you; on behalf of the entire... More 

Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Food is nothing special. Service slow, not cheap. Went there with my family, as we live nearby. Definitely not worth it.

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Eugenio S, Warm greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for taking the time to post your review. We were very interested to read your review and we were grateful for your feedback on areas where we could improve.   In regards to the slow service, I will share with the Royal Orchid team to see how we... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

excellent food and service!!! friendly and approachable staff esp.Mr.Ed Talla,very helpful w/ the menu selection

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Jhunmendoza, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted that you enjoyed the excellent food and the friendly service of our team in Royal Orchid. I have shared your compliments with the entire team specially Ed; everyone is very happy to know that their efforts have been appreciated. It was a pleasure... More 

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

this restaurant is unexplainable. There's no word or a sentence that could describe how delicious it is to eat here. Not only the food is great but the setting of it is wonderful it's relaxing and comforting, so this makes the restaurant even more fantastic. Royal Orchid for me has the best dishes i have ever tasted. So i suggest... More 

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Denise G, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted to know you had a fantastic dining experience in Royal Orchid and have shared your compliments with the entire team; everyone is very happy to know that their efforts have been appreciated. It was a pleasure looking after you; on behalf of... More 

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The 1st time i dinned with my friends at Royal Orchid Restaurant was amazing. We really enjoyed the superb food. In addition, they also served one of the best dishes i ever tasted and i've observed that most of the staffs there are very hospital, attentive and jolly.Thoroughly, we enjoyed the evening and absolutely i will promote Royal Orchid Restaurant... More 

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Elsa G, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted to know that you and your friends enjoyed your dining experience in Royal Orchid specially the superb food and the team's attentive and jolly service and have shared your compliments with them; everyone is very happy to know that their efforts have... More 

Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

the first time I had a coffee in royal orchid together with my friends it was a great experience because they have a nice and great services, I think it's because they have a great staff and employees who are always giving an extravagant service to their customers hopefully I would love to go back again there because it such... More 

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Cavin C, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted that you and your friends enjoyed our coffee and the great service of our team in Royal Orchid. I have shared your compliments with the entire team; everyone is very happy to know that their efforts have been appreciated. It was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

in this restaurant i really love ur thai dishes. im speechles thats it. really good i swear. and sum of ur cocktails.

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Lorraine R, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience in Royal Orchid specially our Thai dishes. It was a pleasure looking after you; on behalf of the entire Hilton Abu Dhabi team I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Lionel Kurtz Food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Love the food, people and the price is affordable! One of my favorite restaurant in Abu dhabi. Ambiance is peaceful and great if you want to bring special someone.

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HiltonAbuDhabi, Manager at Royal Orchid, responded to this review

Dear Hisvineyard, Greetings from Hilton Abu Dhabi and thank you for the wonderful review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your dining experience in Royal Orchid specially the food and the great ambiance. I have shared your compliments with the entire team; everyone is very happy to know that their efforts have been appreciated. It was a pleasure looking after... More 

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Additional Information about Royal Orchid

Address: Corniche Road | Hilton Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi 877, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +971 2 681 1900
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Monday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 45
Cuisine: Chinese, Thai

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