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Prego's

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Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta
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Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Street # 10 | Al Zahiyah (Tourist Club Area), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 697 9011
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12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Prego's is an Italian restaurant featuring a unique stylish and...
Prego's is an Italian restaurant featuring a unique stylish and contemporary design with great use of light, mosaic tiles, open kitchens and natural colours lend it a lively, accessible and friendly atmosphere that is extremely popular with diners.
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Visitor rating
  • 115
    Excellent
  • 122
    Very good
  • 52
    Average
  • 21
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Italian outside of Italy

As an Italian born and raised, I am always a bit concerned when eating italian outside of Italy, as often original recipes are modified either for lack of ingredients or to appeal the local customership. Luckily, in Prego, this does not happen. Whether it's pizza, pasta or main courses, the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
Erakles73
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
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316 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

As an Italian born and raised, I am always a bit concerned when eating italian outside of Italy, as often original recipes are modified either for lack of ingredients or to appeal the local customership. Luckily, in Prego, this does not happen. Whether it's pizza, pasta or main courses, the genuine taste of true italian cuisine is always respected and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW via mobile

Had dinner at Prego's the other day and I have to admit that this place is one of the best italian restaurants in Abu Dhabi. I had Pasta with cacao and seabream. Strange combination but very delicious. My girlfriend did the Pizza Prociutto Parma. Her dish was beautiful as well... A bottle of wine and the attentive service of our... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your positive dining experience with us and fellow travelers here on TripAdvisor. We are truly delighted to read your positive comments and we have shared them with the Prego's team. Shakil is a great colleague of ours and he will of course receive the appreciation he deserves. We hope to see you again soon... More 

Leicestershire
Top Contributor
159 reviews 159 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Whilst on holiday in the city twice a year we always visit this restaurat. The outdoor terrace is great, even better before the buildings opposite, but hey, you learn to live with them. The service has always been very efficient, okay i agree no italian waiters on hand, but nevertheless everything is still great here. The huge bread you are... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Rafiella, We are delighted to hear about your positive dining experience with us here on TripAdvisor. We have shared all your great feedback with our service and culinary team and hope that we will be able to welcome you back again soon. For your next visit I can also recommend you our signature coffee with Amaretto and sweet condensed... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We been here in this restaurant called prego's italian style 4 days ago.But what about the italian food???The service was horrible no one came from italy and the food was very poor.Spaghetti di mare??OMG.bad espirience..iF you dont trust me??Try it!!

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sad to read about the unfortunate experience that you had with us recently. Please let us assure you that your feedback has been shared and thoroughly discussed with the management team as well as our colleagues in Prego's and we will ensure to keep the service and the food quality up to our usual standard.. We... More 

France
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Had a couple of lovely meals here, and nothing was too much trouble either for the staff or the chef, if it isn't; on the menu, just ask and they will try their best to accommodate you.

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to know that you like dining at Prego's and enjoy the food and service there . We are glad that we are able to maintain the consistency of the food and to meet your needs and expectations regarding your special requests. We truly appreciate your patronage. We... More 

Rossendale, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is a great restaurant experience with a great waterside setting. On the 2 nights that my wife and I ate there and we were not residents at the hotel, I had the best seafood salad that I have ever had followed by a truly great pizza. Beware the bread that you are served just after being seated. It is... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Simon, thank you very much for taking the time to give us your feedback about your dining experience. It is an honor to hear that our seefood salad and pizza were one of the best you ever had. Our kitchen team is always looking for the best quality ingredients for all our dishes and we are very happy that... More 

Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Beautiful place to visit for the authentic Italian cousine. Food ingredients are fresh, carefully prepared and presentable. If you are gourmand or you enjoy quality meal, visit 'Prego's' at Beach Rotana hotel, next to the Abu Dhabi Mall. Restaurant hostes desk is open for last minute changes and hostesses are more than ready to accommodate your requests. Service is genuine... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We highly appreciate your comments on our food quality and the attentive service of our hostesses. Please take our appologies that the service wasn't up to your satisfaction. We will look into this and work hard, that the service provided is up to standard at all... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Pregos is one of the best Italian restaurant in town, my favorite dish is the risotto sea food, it's served extremely hoy it's worth waiting for couple of minutes before eating. they have a nice seating area outside which is almost full of day,,, you better book to enjoy a good meal in the good weather outside.

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Bachir, thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are very happy that you enjoy our seafood risotto and the atmosphere of our terrace. Right now we are running our Chee(r)s & Wine Promotion untill the 1st of May, with beatiful cheesy dishes from all over Italy with perfectly matching wines. You... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

I was choked. Terrible service, the quality of the meet cut , vegetables is disastrous, the mashed potatoes were spoiled. the waiters were in a complete loss, even the bread came extremely late. with the prices we have paid I wouldn't even consider it coming back. the chef was circulating in most of the the tables did not even bother... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Rebecca thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. Please accept our apologies for the experience that you had at Prego's and we sincerely regret the inconvenience. Your feedback has been shared with our whole kitchen and service team at Prego's and I assure you, that corrective action had been taken, to ensure that the quality of service and... More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Very tasty, good for business, family, lunch, dinner or simply coffee, very tasty Tiramisu, the best ever spinach and ricotta ravioli, delicious pizzas, nice relaxig atmosphere.

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Bassel E, Manager at Prego's, responded to this review

Dear Jasmine, first of all we would like to thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We are very happy that you enjoyed the variety of our menu, that has been changed beginning of February. By using only the best quality ingredients, we ensure, that all of our restaurants in Beach Rotana are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Street # 10 | Al Zahiyah (Tourist Club Area), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 697 9011

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 100
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic

Description

Prego's is an Italian restaurant featuring a unique stylish and contemporary design with great use of light, mosaic tiles, open kitchens and natural colours lend it a lively, accessible and friendly atmosphere that is extremely popular with diners.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Questions & Answers

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?