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Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant - CLOSED

Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 674 2020
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible6%
Mar 14, 2014
“excellent”
Jun 22, 2013
“A little quiet but interesting food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Mediterranean, American, Seafood, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed March 14, 2014

We had the restaurant to ourselves for most of the meal and had a really good meal. Good fun watching Abu Dhabi revolve before our eyes. Madam left her scarf on the side so we had to wait for it to come round again. Only...More

Thank gimbals
Reviewed June 22, 2013

Views were spectacular, although a little trippy as the seats rotate but the centre nor windows do! Menu is a little limited but food creations by the chef are interesting, fish and chips (2013 version!) wasn't to my taste particularly but can't fault the effort....More

Thank dubaiandlovinit
Reviewed June 14, 2013

New to Abu Dhabi, my dinner at Al Fanar Rotating restaurant was indeed a whao experience. The scene provided of Abu Dhabi with the night lights beautifully adorning the city is unforgetable and the meal so refreshing. Do give it a short if in Abu...More

Thank Tunde3
Reviewed May 14, 2013

Visited the Al FANNAR last week (May 2013)if you are looking to perch and view Abu Dhabi by night then you are in the right spot (Well only revolving in Auh) The Positives (1)Great View (1)Friendly Staff (well a prerequisite in the service industry) The...More

Thank Tome s
Reviewed March 27, 2013

The Al Fanar restaurant is located on the top floor of the 'Le Royal Meridien' hotel. The view is wonderful and the rotating restaurant needs about 2 1/2 hours for a full circle. We had tenderloin steaks that were made exactly to the point. Excellent...More

Thank zf34bu8q
Reviewed March 16, 2013

Having last eaten here a few years ago, I decided to try it again for brunch with friends visiting. Having confirmed the reservation, they could not find it on the day. The restaurant was not busy though. The views are still great, but the choice...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed January 28, 2013

well it was our 1st anniverasry day when we went day nice service nice place quite good music better to go in the day light it is too dark to go there at night, you will view darkness more than city sights

1  Thank Kozomozo
Reviewed December 30, 2012

Great service great food great views we enjoyed this restaurant very much Atmoshere is warm and sophisticated definitely would return.

Thank KennedysGoldCoast
Le Royal M, General Manager at Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2013

Dear Sir, Thank you for dining at Al Fanar and for this nice review. We will share your comments with the food & beverage team. Kind regards, Shaun P.

Reviewed October 12, 2012

Some reviews, here and elsewhere, made me rather hesitant to book. Realistically, you would not expect a revolving restaurant at the top of a tower hotel either to have fantastic gourmet food or be a bargain. Maybe because of my fairly low expectations, I was...More

Thank LondonIsis
Le Royal M, General Manager at Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2012

Dear Sir, Thank you for dining at Al Fanar and for writing your nice comments about the experience. We would like to inform you that plans are set to refurbish Al Fanar restaurant in the near future. the decor and setting will be on par...More

Reviewed October 1, 2012

I have visited the restaurant several times - mostly with friends/family that came to visit, so I wanted them to have a special experience. I love the view, it is spectacular, it is just fantastic how it turns and you can get the full view...More

Thank LiChri
Le Royal M, General Manager at Al Fanar Rotating Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2012

Dear Sir, Thank you for dining at Al Fanar and also for recommending it to your friends. Indeed the views are amazing, we are happy to hear that you enjoy the revolving experience. W have taken note of your comment about the food and will...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$25 - $100
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 674 2020
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