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Cho Gao Restaurant and Lounge

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Crowne Plaza Hotel Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi 3541, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 616 6251
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12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff but I ordered a terrible dish with rice and chicken dry and lacking flavors (even though menu stated chicken cooked with coconut milk and Thai herbs). chicken was not fresh.

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Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great restaurant interior. Ambiance is so refreshing. So Asian and I loved it. Staffs are nice. Menu options are great.

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Newcastle upon Tyne UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been to Cho Gao on several occasions using the BOGOF Entertainer voucher for meals and also a Friday brunch. The brunch doesn't offer as big a selection as most brunches in Abu Dhabi but what is there is delicious. The drinks were free flowing and service was good. I also love to go there for an evening meal... More 

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Emirate Of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not expensive, the food and service is great and they have a great business lunch menu, love cho gao Parking is an issue in that area but you can park and walk a few minutes.

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Emirate of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food Great service A little loud place. They need sound absorption material . But the food is great.

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Madaba
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best food and service you can ever have, i tried most of the food in Cho Gao, its all tasty and consistent, great for gatherings and location is good.

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Thank Tarvisited
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A friend booked a table for 10 people the day before. Turned up and they hadn't written down the booking. After the front of house member of staff told us there was no possible way of a table. She avoided us for half an hour and then told us that we should try the Italian upstairs. After kicking up a... More 

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Thank Terry C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at Cho Gao; the food was delicious and the portion was amazing. Special thanks to Cherry, Jude and Chris for giving very good service. We will surely come back here with our friends.

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Ajman, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the nicest restaurant that I have been to, service is great and the food is very delicious, staff were very helpful and friendly too,the only thing that I would love to have in that restaurant is a smoking area since it is nonsmoking restaurant and bar, it bothers me a lot since I used to smoke while I'm... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

We wanted an Asian restaurant and we were the first in the restaurant at 7 pm but promptly seated after the valet parked our car. Walked in and they explained we couldn't have alcohol immediatley due to Ramadan however this was not an issue and shortly after others were served same. We came with the entertainer and there were no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $30
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Singaporean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crowne Plaza Hotel Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi 3541, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 616 6251
Description
Welcome to Cho Gao Asian Experience. A 21st century eatery combined with the creativity, energy and senses of ancient Asian culture.

When you visit ho Gao, you will experience an adventurous culinary journey through Asia with a menu that takes its inspiration from Thailand, Vietnam & Indonesia.

The heart of a Cho Gao restaurant is an escape for all the senses, a unique Asian experience offering all the surprise ingredients built around the contrasting tastes and smells found in east Asian streets & their unique cultures.With its relaxed inviting atmosphere, Cho Gao cleverly combines a contemporary chic bar that compliments Cho Gao's casual dining style. A perfect escape from the working day, Cho Gao promises to be 'the' destination in Abu Dhabi.

Open: 12:00 - 01:00 daily

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