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oppisite to Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #790 of 1,640 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi
Price range: $5 - $10
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The place is located in an incredible area, where you can see the Cornich and the beach in a perfect way. Shisha is very good. But, sandwiches their are kind of dry and tasteless, smoothies beverages and juice are perfectly done. They should higher nore waitresses so tgey can follow all the tables. In addition, in July it was the... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

If there was a 0 option for this, I would have picked that instead. I should have read the reviews before walking into this place. While I have no proof, I am almost certain that the food was frozen and thrown into the microwave, the vegetables were definitely out of a MaCain bag and the staff couldn't care less.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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30 reviews 30 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

1 out of 5 I would give this place a 0. Food is blant,cold, not fresh, old. Shisha is burnt, and in order to get someone to change your charcoal you wait 46 minutes. Very dirty place

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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155 reviews 155 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

huge terrace café close to marina and bay view , full of families on weekened , noisy with both kids playing around and staff working on clearance stations near the tables , service slow and not attentive at all , shisha taouk dry and almost black in color , only pizza was perfect , only reason to visit the place... More 

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The only good thing is the view, which is next to the Marina beach, but the food is not very good, and they have very little choice

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Beautiful location with a city view from the island where Marina Mall is situated. A light breeze gave us the opportunity to stay outside. Tasty Arabic food, good service. Also the coffee was good. I'll be back when there will be another opportunity to stay in Abu Dhabi.

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Cairo
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

The Friday lunch buffet is excellent, it is mainly Lebanese open buffet with delicious dishes specially Freeka, Kabab and fish and before that the Salad buffet with its Labanese special, healthy and different salads. After lunch you enjoy the generous sweets buffet which I didn't see any where else at Abu Dhabi I advise every one to have a visit... More 

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Patras, Greece
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166 reviews 166 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

This cafe-restaurant is located opposite to the Marina Mall, facing the beach and the marina. The location is good, althought location of the Marina Cafe (500 m away) is much better. The entire ambient and the non alcoolic drinks served were not good. Also, service was poor. Good only for shisha smoking.

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Wilsonville, Oregon
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99 reviews 99 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Great location, but thats it. Best way I can describe food is just plain gross. Service is the worst I have had in ages. They had us order everything including dessert at once and guess what came first? Dessert. I asked for a garden salad(which looked beautiful)and got a greek salad laden with oil. The hummus was bland as was... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Don't you ever try .. food is cold and tasteless, waiter is an idiot can't even pronounce simple words .. bathrooms are dirty .. service doesnt even exist to consider poor.. worst place ever

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Address: oppisite to Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10

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