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Colombiano Coffee House

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Ministry of Labour | Khalifa Park, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2017

I was very curious to go to Colombiano cafe because it sound familiar to me and I know Colombia has very tasty coffee I couldn't miss the opportunity to go and taste it, indeed it was a nice coffe . Fortunately there was the redbull air show wich is in the corniche as the cafe has really nice view I... More 

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Piekary Slaskie, Poland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

They do not cook, just the view. Worst food that we are in a restaurant that looks amateurish experiments

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Thank Stanisław W
Rotterdam
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Just out of curiosity we stepped in the elevator. The top floor is a restaurant and one beneath that is the coffee shop. As we entered it looked like we were uninvited guests the girl at the entrance could not be more uninterested and bored. As i expected you can only enter when you order something, which is in my... More 

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United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016

You reach the cafe via a glass walled elevator and when you get there, you have a 360 degree view of Abu Dhabi. We got there just as night fell, the view was amazing! People are walking around taking photos and shooting videos, you would expect that. What you wouldn't expect is the 'couldn't care less attitude' of the staff.... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

If you go there believe me you ll be dissapointed!!!the service was bad we ordered 2 coffees and 1 piece of cake and got only 1 coffee and 1 cake, after waiting for a while we asked for the 2nd coffee and the waitress apologized she had forgotten ( there were very few people by that time in this place)!... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Go only for a short look but not for a coffee or even worst for a cheese cake!It was disgusting and never again...also very poor service...never again

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2016

Charged 44AED for a coffee. You expect to pay a bit more for the view but this was extortion. I even had to find the waitress to get the bill. Don't bother!

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Thank Mawgd
Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2016

My Friend was terrifyed ascending in the glass lift. ordered Tinto coffee, came as a surprise when it arrived, double expresso with a minimum froth, very strong. Fantastic views over the city. We returned a second time when it wasn't raining, even better views. try the almond ice cream, excellent

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Thank figsbury
Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

While shopping in Marina Mall using the elevator to reach the top floor -1 for a nice drink with cake and à perfect overvieuw of the skyline and Palace

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London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2015

The food at this place is bland, boring and over-priced. Sure you may be paying for the view but it would be much better for you to go one floor up to the revolving restaurant 'Tiara'. The service is also very bad, we had to walk around to find a waiter/tress to pay the bill and had to wait for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ministry of Labour | Khalifa Park, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?