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Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 654 3238
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“pasta” (38 reviews)
“carpaccio” (5 reviews)
“antipasti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The decor has deteriorated over the years and the bar area very shabby. However all wines and cocktails were good quality and service excellent. For starters the sharing antipasti was good, numerous cheeses but had only one type of meat. Main courses, all tasty but...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great restaurant, very accomadating staff, cannot complain at all. Mojitos were pleasant, not too sweet, what i would say is a 5 star mojito.

Thank Fruitbat_Kuwait
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

I went with some friends to this brunch and i didnt get very much the distribution of it. We were sitted in frankies and was dark and glasses were dirty. The food selection is good but doesnt look very fresh and not very attractive to...More

Thank CR2690
Reviewed May 19, 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with amazing food and drinks, beautiful view and a special thanks to Mario for the excellet 5 star service!

Thank Cicci2588
Reviewed May 15, 2017

Our waiter Mario was a great guy and all the staff were very friendly; they play for us a special song for the birthday. Over all it was a great night and the food and the staff were very nice and definitely I will go...More

Thank ramyemad85
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

One of the few great Italian restaurants in Abu Dhabi. Very friendly atmosphere but needs some Italian music 🎶 a bit louder. Will go again and again. As it's in a Hotel prices are on the high side, but deserves it as quality of food...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

We had the private room booked for 12 ppl. Service was perfect, food was delicious, this place will never disappoint u! I always have the same main course, forgot its name but its beef with fois gras. For starters everything they have is heavenly. As...More

Thank Steph C
Reviewed April 23, 2017

Another excellent meal! Excellent service and delicious food. We had a sharing antipasti which contained meats, cheese, olives, bruschetta... the portions for two was massive and we actually cancelled one of the main courses due to the size of it. It was delicious. We also...More

Thank Boogies2
Reviewed April 2, 2017

Frankie's is located lower ground level in Fairmont Bab al Bahr. We have visited few times the restaurant and we never left disappointed. The ambience is formal and the service very attentive. Since the time you enter the restaurant to the time you leave all...More

Thank Ioannis-Min
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

I chose this restaurant for live music and atmosphere over dinner. It ended up being average. We waited too long to be seated after drinks at the bar. The bar service wasn't great, although the Bellini and raspberry mojito was a pleasant twist on the...More

2  Thank Ananda S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 654 3238
One of the best Italian restaurants in Abu Dhabi, opened in October 2009.
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