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Al Qasr Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai 11416, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 366 5866
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6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: Arrive by abra and take your seat overlooking Madinat’s serene waterways...
Arrive by abra and take your seat overlooking Madinat’s serene waterways – the perfect accompaniment to PaiThai’s gourmet cuisine. The lavishly decorated terrace and traditional culinary sensations culminate in a quintessential Thai experience, where it’s all too easy let your mind wander to the River of Kings. Pai Thai won Best South East Asian Restaurant for the fourth consecutive year.
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    Very good
  • 65
    Average
  • 23
    Poor
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A Celebratory Restaurant of note

This award winning romantic restaurant is more famous for its ambiance than its food. The best way to enjoy this experience is to take the abra ( water boat ) to the venue. It docks literally outside the restauant where you are handed wet aromatic towels to freshen up. The best tables are on the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
NickH287
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Good for:
  • Scenic view
  • Romantic
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

This award winning romantic restaurant is more famous for its ambiance than its food. The best way to enjoy this experience is to take the abra ( water boat ) to the venue. It docks literally outside the restauant where you are handed wet aromatic towels to freshen up. The best tables are on the open air terrace overlooking the... More 

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Chheyang L, Manager at Pai Thai, responded to this review

Dear NickH287, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. Pai Thai team is happy to hear that you enjoyed dining experience with us. Your compliments about foods, service and ambience is truly inspirational for us. Once again many thanks and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

Ras Al Khaimah
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Fantastic restaurant, food and service!! I proposed to my partner on a gold abra then dinned at Pai Thai. The manager organised everything for me with the transport team for the Gold abra, rose petals on the table and overall an experience that my partner and I will remember for the rest of our lives. I cannot thank you enough.... More 

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Dear Tom R, First of all thank you for chosing Pai Thai for your special occasion celebration and it was certainly with our pleasure to have you with us. I would also like to thank you for taking the time to share Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. It gives us true pleasure to read through wonderful compliments about... More 

Oslo, Norway
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84 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Superb place and view, rember to arrive in the Abra. Very good food and service, we will be back for sure.

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Dear Øyvind A, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. Pai Thai team is gald to hear that you enjoyed foods, service and ambience we offered at Pai Thai. Once again many thanks and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

excellent place, friendly and knowledgeable staff (Stephen), service very attentive, food superb on time and hot and very nice in-door atmosphere. one of the best restaurant in Dubai.

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Chheyang L, Manager at Pai Thai, responded to this review

Dear ghjaber, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. It was our pleasure to have you with us on your special occasion. Pai Thai team ,Stephen in particular was super happy to hear that we made your occasion memorable. Once again many thanks for your truly inspirational compliments and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

it was an anniversary dinner, when we arrived by boat we had our table ready with flower petals, the staff were super friendly and helpful and knew what was on the menu when we asked for something with pineapple, the atmosphere of the restaurant along the the decoration and the music made me feel i am in Thailand again, the... More 

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Dear Abdulhamid J, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. It is with true pleasure to read your kind words and compliments about foods, service and ambience we offered at Pai Thai. I passed your message to my team and they were glad to hear that you were pleased with the hospitality we extended. Once again... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Great place for those who want to indulge in a juicy and scrumptious Thai affair. Extensive menu with most Thai dishes and exceptional service from the get go. Great food and great delivery. The atmosphere at night - private and secluded, great lighting and colours to go with the mouthwatering Thai food. From the buggy from the Burj Al Arab... More 

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Dear Amirreza S, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. It is with true pleasure to read wonderful compliments about foods, service and ambience we delievered at Pai Thai. Both my service and Culinery team were happy to hear about it. Once again many thanks for inspirational message and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

My husband and I really love this restaurant. The location is great, the food exellent and the service very professional. I could only recommend this restaurant!😊

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Dear 1977Sandra, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. It is with true pleasure to read through your compliments about foods, service and ambience we offered at Pai Thai. My whole team was glad to hear that you had amazing dining experience with us. Once again many thanks and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

hartlepool
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Gorgeous setting gorgeous food this is the best Thai food we have ever eaten! You must try for yourself

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Dear tonesy7, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. Me along with my team is glad to hear that you had Best Thai ever dining experience with us at Pai Thai. Once again many thanks for truly inspiring message and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Everything, went superb from the amazing weather and the ferry ride to the restaurant. Upon arrival we were seated immediately. The food was great, and being Thai we were accustomed to the palate. Our visit, unfortunately, did not turn out as quite expected. The service was deplorable for such a highly recommended restaurant. We've made special arrangements, requesting for a... More 

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Dear Colf H, Thank you for taking the time to share Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed foods but at the same time felt disappointed to hear that we were not able to deliver the level of service Pai Thai is known for and I would like to extend my sincere... More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The most fantastic restaurant in the most wonderful resort Never fails to impress ... Red Thai Curry with Tiger Prawns is off the chart!

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Dear Mark3698, Thank you for sharing Pai Thai dining experience on Trip Advisor. I am glad to hear that you enjoyed foods,service and ambience we delivered at Pai Thai. I shared your message with my team and they were glad to hear about it. Once again many thanks for truly inspiring message and hope to see you soon. Regards, Chheyang More 

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Additional Information about Pai Thai

Address: Al Qasr Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai 11416, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +971 4 366 5866
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 50 - 100
Cuisine: Thai

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Qasr Hotel, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai 11416, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 366 5866

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 50 - 100
  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Romantic, Doing business, Special occasions

Description

Arrive by abra and take your seat overlooking Madinat’s serene waterways – the perfect accompaniment to PaiThai’s gourmet cuisine. The lavishly decorated terrace and traditional culinary sensations culminate in a quintessential Thai experience, where it’s all too easy let your mind wander to the River of Kings. Pai Thai won Best South East Asian Restaurant for the fourth consecutive year.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?