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Trader Vics

Zayed Bin Sultan Street | Rotana Hotel, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
03-7545111
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Ranked #12 of 259 Restaurants in Al Ain
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Polynesian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
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English first
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW via mobile

We 've been coming here for 7 years now,my husband and i,enjoying the good ambiance with our friends,the delicious food,very friendly staff....what i like the most is how Mr hossen is running this place in a professional way,treating everybody like VIP customer πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014 NEW

Best place in al ain thank you Mr. Hossen we feel that we are at home .I go there twice a week minimum food is delicious best drink very nice staff

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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Extremely poor service......sat there for 30 minutes before anyone came to bring a menu or ask if ewe we wanted a drink. Enjoyed the interior decoration. People were smoking inside so when I left everything I wore stunk of cigarettes.

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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Maybe my expectations were too high, but reading other reviews, I thought this 5 star restaurant would be perfect for an anniversary dinner. It was such a disappointment. The waiter forced us to sit inside even though everyone in the restaurant was smoking and we wanted non-smoking. He said it was too hot and windy outside. Sitting in a smoke... More

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USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This restaurant failed miserably!!!!! When I eat at a 5-Star restaurant, I expect 5-Star service. Trader Vic's in Al Ain is extremely under-staffed and over-priced. I paid 5-Star prices, but receive poor service. The poor service was not because of the waiter/waitress. It's because Trader Vic's Restaurant and the Rotana Hotel chain does not have enough staff working on a... More

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

The food is excellent - when it arrives! I went with some friends who are devotees of the establishment. The atmosphere was great, the staff friendly.... and then I was caught in a time warp! Now, true it was a weekend and I like to take my time, but I like to take my time over dining. I wish I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

All staff are very friendly, attentive and will treat you as a family, a special credit to Alex and Hussain who knows exactly what regular guest wants, they are considerate and pampering guests that's why we keep on coming back. Chef Daniel is always preparing variety of his specialty dishes for us and it was all delicious which make this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

By far the best food in Al Ain! We eat here regularly. Alex and her team of staff endevour to make your meal an experience every time. The staff are super friendly, remember customers by name and their preferences. Extremely responsive to individual requests every time. Lovely atmosphere and the music still allows conversation.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Always enjoy Trader Vic's! There is a wode variety of delicious cocktails, served in a decorative cup. The band was entertaining and played some fun music to dance to. We also tried their lunch/bar menu, and had delicious sandwiches with a great view of the hotel pool.

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Normally a good place to eat yet has recently started the slippery slope to being a one off visit place for self and friends. Food is nice yet now getting the regular cold food, under / over cooked food. Portion sizes vary visit to visit. Yet worst of all the service is taking a dive. Why do they only have... More

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