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Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towerst # 10 | Al Zahiyah (Tourist Club Area), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 697 9011
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12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Contemporary Modern Indian Restaurant with an avant garde approach on...
Contemporary Modern Indian Restaurant with an avant garde approach on North Indian cuisine, yet offering choices for the traditional palette.
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  • 72
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 5
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Indigo, Beach Rotana has become our second home

We are living in Abu Dabhi for the last 3 years. We dine at Indigo restaurant atleast thrice a month. The ambience is really good, the entire staff is excellent and very warm and friendly. The Restaurant Manager, Ms. Shipra Pradhan is very friendly and takes care of all the guests, visiting each... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
Pads M
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We are living in Abu Dabhi for the last 3 years. We dine at Indigo restaurant atleast thrice a month. The ambience is really good, the entire staff is excellent and very warm and friendly. The Restaurant Manager, Ms. Shipra Pradhan is very friendly and takes care of all the guests, visiting each table. We being pure vegetarians always find... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Pads, thank you for your kind comments about Indigo and for sharing your feedback with us on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you consider Indigo as your home away from home. We already shared your comment with the intire team which is very happy to hear that you had a truly treasured time experience. We will have a look... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten frequently at the Beach Rotana for the seven years we have lived in Abu Dhabi. This time we decided on Indigo. The manager herself took our order. Her attitude changed when we said no to the 6 course tasting menu. It got worse when we ordered the cheapest wine on the list (we did so because we... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Gareth, Thank you very much for sharing your dining experience with us here on TripAdvisor. We are of course sad to hear that the visit was not up your expectations. Please let me assure you that we have taken all your comments very seriously and have shared them with the service team as well as the management, so that... More 

Pinner
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Great food and not too expensive for a restaurant in a hotel. If weather not too hot the verandah is a lovely place to eat.

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Ken, Thank you very much for your kind review here on TripAdvisor. We will make sure to share your comments with the service and culinary team and hope that we will be able to welcome you back again soon. Kind Regards, Bassel El Kontar Director of Food and Beverage Beach Rotana P.O.Box 45200, Abu Dhabi More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

THE best! Food, ambience, service! You cannot find better. Asked for a dish that was no longer on the menu. It was still cooked for me and to perfection! Every time in Abu Dhabi at least one meal has to be at Indigo!!

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review us online. We appreciate your kind words and are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your meal at Indigo. Thank you for the compliments on our food, service and atmosphere and I will be happy to share your comments with the team on your behalf. You should try our... 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

One of the best restaurant in town, my favorite dish is DhalMakani with noun bread,,, they have a beautiful seating area outside which can be enjoyable with the good weather at night,,,Definitely its a must to try this restaurant

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Bachir, thank you so much for your kind comments on TripAdvisor. We truly appreciate your compliments about the food and the atmosphere of Indigo. The whole team will be delighted when we share your review with all our colleagues. I would recommend you to enroll into the Rotana rewards programme to avail a host of discounts ,benefits and points... More 

Huntsville, Alabama
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

There wasn't one bite that wasn't sublime and the service was equally superb. We had the prix fixe dinner, 5 courses (choices of Vegetarian, Protein, and Seafood--I chose the Protein and my co-worker had the Vegetarian), and ate like Kings. Again, I can't compliment the Service enough. Just right--elegant and classy.

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words about our Indigo restaurant, we are very proud of the product and service we deliver and it is reassuring to hear such positive comments. We will certainly share this with our team and thank you once again for such a complimentary review. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the... More 

London, United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

First class service. Amazing food. Staff were very professional and excellent customer service. The mixed starters tasted fantastic. Sikandari lamb was tasty and very filling. Lamb bhuna and biryani was also very nice. Mango lassi was the best I had made from fresh mango. Amazing experience the minute you walk in the door from staff parking our car to the... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience on TripAdvisor. We are delighted that you enjoyed all the dishes you have been served in Indigo and we are glad to tell you, that we shared your candid comments with the entire team. We are already looking forward to seeing you again on your next... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Everything at Indigo was exceptional from the decor to the food. Their service was top. Tried an indian cocktail and it was fantastic. Both the chef and the manager came to our table. Tried two types of naan and it was exquisite.

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience at Indigo and were well looked after there . I will pass on your compliments to the team there. We recommend you to visit indigo between the 7-11 April to try some delectable fare from the royal kitchens of the Awadhi... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Good food , friendly staff and romantic ambiance make this Indian restaurant so special and distinguish . Must try it once you visit Abu Dhabi

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Carole Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your evening at Indigo and the team looked after you well. The team will be delighted to hear your compliments. Thank you for putting us on your list of recommended restaurants. We recommend you to try the Saturday brunch at Indigo on your... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Firstly the staff are excellent here, all of them were exceptionally friendly and professional, their recommendations superb. The chef came out to visit guests throughout the evening which was a very nice touch. The food is absolutely first rate. We requested some food that was different to the menu, it was no problem at all and everything tasted superb. Finally... More 

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Bassel E, Manager at Indigo, responded to this review

Dear Lucy Thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience at Indigo and we were able to create a lasting impression in your mind. The team at Indigo strives to provide options to our guests and never say no as much as possible . I am glad that we were able... More 

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Additional Information about Indigo

Address: Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towerst # 10 | Al Zahiyah (Tourist Club Area), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +971 2 697 9011
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
Open Hours:
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towerst # 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 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Contemporary Modern Indian Restaurant with an avant garde approach on North Indian cuisine, yet offering choices for the traditional palette.
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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