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Souq Qaryat Al Beri | Bain Al Jesran, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
02 5581161
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Italian food but no Bolognese sauce !

We popped into this restaurant early evening and it was very quiet with few other customers. Our outdoor table had lovely views across the canal to the Grand Mosque and Ritz Carlton Hotel and was very tranquil. The restaurant staff were attentive and friendly and explained the daily specials... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
Hawkeye_69
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Bristol
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Nice friendly staff, very attentive. Starters were a little average but the mains were tasty. was about £60 for 2 courses which in this area is not too bad.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Ambience and interior are very nice. Cozy feel and good service. You can even get that Xmas feel inside the restaurant although it is probably 25c outside in December

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Bristol
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We popped into this restaurant early evening and it was very quiet with few other customers. Our outdoor table had lovely views across the canal to the Grand Mosque and Ritz Carlton Hotel and was very tranquil. The restaurant staff were attentive and friendly and explained the daily specials menu to us while we lbrowsed the main menu. It had... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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137 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 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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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
31 restaurant reviews
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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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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
24 restaurant reviews
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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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England
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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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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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Address: Souq Qaryat Al Beri | Bain Al Jesran, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: 02 5581161
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
Cuisine: Italian

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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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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