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Souq Qaryat Al Beri | Bain Al Jesran, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
02 5581161
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good food

Nice welcome to the restaurant. The chef came to the table to explain the specials with a lot of conviction!! Good service. The food was delicious. After dinner the chef came along again to ask some feedback on his dishes, my wife her risotto was a little too salty, but still nice. He emphasized... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 1, 2015
Erwin H
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Antwerp, Belgium
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108 reviews 108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Nice welcome to the restaurant. The chef came to the table to explain the specials with a lot of conviction!! Good service. The food was delicious. After dinner the chef came along again to ask some feedback on his dishes, my wife her risotto was a little too salty, but still nice. He emphasized we should told him and he... More 

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bedfordshire
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

I love this buffet it has everything you could wish to eat and the desert counter is to die for, amazing hotel, amazing setting

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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65 reviews 65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Enjoy the grilled seafood starter. Excellent for sharing too. Price is on the high side, but excellent service and good food.

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

Want to eat pizza and pasta? Just jump to Certo, i suggest also the Friday brunch, it is just great.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

it was very good but once we found out managment changed and everything changed , its not ialian anymore , its eastern according to chief and all staff , they are kind , attentive , place is good but not italian I guess , after that I found it close , I dont know if this one is still opening... More 

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Leicestershire
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152 reviews 152 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

We have bee dining here since our first visit to the shangri la in jan 2010- particularly fantastic if you can eat outside on the terrace overlooking the views of the Mosque at night. Fantastic menu and wine list and the food when it arrives does not disappoint. Great to eat here early as the restaurant can fill up with... More 

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England
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69 reviews 69 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2012 via mobile

Ate here as part of our stay in Abu Dhabi. All of the restaurants in the Souk are quite expensive but our experience was the food was really good. Food here is distinctly average, this would have been OK if we had been paying an average price, but we were not. Better restaurants close by. Try the Meat Co or... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

This place is in the Souk at the Shangri La complex. Their seafood soup was the closest we've had to a very special dish from Sicily. The seafood was cooked perfectly and you could tell it was fresh. We also shared a pizza and luckily so, they are huge. Great value and flavour at a very reasonable price considering where... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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230 reviews 230 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2012

Nice friendly service. Had the 85aed lunch special, Caesar salad with excellent dressing, then red mullet with buttered broccoli and potato purée. Want a full dinner, and I'd go back.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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76 reviews 76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

The prices are good, the food is good but the menu is on the short side. The lasagna, the beef filet are two winners. I was not impressed with the pizza. They make their bread and it is the best in Abu Dhabi, I could make a meal out of that along. It's a good destination for food for sure.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Souq Qaryat Al Beri | Bain Al Jesran, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: 02 5581161

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  • Cuisine: Italian

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