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Samad Iraqi Restaurant

Al Muraqqabat Rd (18th Rd) | Dd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+9714-2293660
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Ranked #743 of 5,583 Restaurants in Dubai
Price range: $5 - $30
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Very delicious dishes with original and traditional Iraqi Taste.. Maskoof fish and Iraqi kebab are the best.. All menu is amazing.. Superb restaurant in Dubai for taste and food lovers.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is probably THE BEST Iraqi restaurant one can visit in Dubai - Ambience, Food and Service!!! Truly a great way to experience a taste of Iraq in Dubai

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

my best restaurant at all but I just want to ask you about salad nisoise why you remove it from your menu ?? ... any way this restaurant still my favorite one. .. good luck

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Doha
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

The restaurant décor and ambience was amazing. The food was delicious and service was really good. I would definitely go there again.

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Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

My family and me went for Fotor ( Ramadan Iftar ). the Buffet was really good with excellent food choices. the Price was high but there were so many Iraqi traditional dishes. the service were good but excellent

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Nice mix grill and the samad hummus is so special. I think The price is high then the normal. The service is slowly i don't like it

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Since the first time I visited Dubai back in 2008, till my most recent visit this summer, as well as while living in Dubai from 2009 to 2012, I've visited what we like to call "The Iraqi" very frequently. Although service has gotten worse over the years, the food has been excellent every single time. At the Iraqi I got... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

All sorts of Arabic and iraqi cuisine. Prices a little hefty but worth it. A must to go especially for first time visitors but keep in mind it is usually a big meal!

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Went for Iftar with the family, the place was very crowded and the tables very close to each other. They have buffet during Ramadan and the food was decent but I have had better else where. The layout for the Iftar buffet is not very organized so you end up waiting inline for a while.

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Barcelona, Spain
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30 reviews 30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The menu is a mix of Iraqi and other Arabic dishes. Portions are generous and ideal for sharing. We had tasty dishes of lamb, chicken and prawns that the maître assisted us in selecting. Service is attentive and quick but could be perceived as somewhat sour. We got the impression that staff are unhappy for some reason. Prices are reasonable.

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