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Shanghai Surprise Chinese Restaurant

) #343 of 1,959 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi $$ - $$$ Chinese, Asian
1 St, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 677 7010
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1 St, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food with amazing staff and amazing decor... best part is its very affordable and its pocket friendly. Portions are very generous. I always come here on a weekday and enjoy. Hotel is sleazy but this restaurant makes it up and probably the only reason...More

Thank Ahmed69937
Reviewed March 7, 2017

big surprise ,,lovely setting n great food good drinks and reasonable prices fab staff and will be back

Thank diana183
Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

Best place for Indo Chinese fare. The food is yummy and fresh. You can get good cocktail. They will even get you a cake if you are there for any celebration.

Thank mercyajohn
Reviewed November 2, 2016

If Shanghai Surprises, located at Al Diar Capital Hotel, meant to brag that it is the “best Chinese restaurant outside China” - as a sign outside the establishment says, they certainly have a right to it.The restaurant is amongst the best for real Chinese cuisine,...More

Thank Perviz D
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Very good chineese restaurant Very good ambience Liqour available No valet parking.difficult to park near the restaurant

Thank Surendra S
Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

I was once been here way back 2014. And I really love the foods and service. But when I came back recently a rude waitress served me. Poor service! Actions management. You will lost all your customers due to a rude employee. Desielyn named.

1  Thank Mathhh B
Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

We have visited here many times as a family and the food is so fresh and delicious. We love the prawn on toast 😃 The staff are really helpful and friendly.

Thank Nosilalouise
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Now living in Abu Dhabi, we saw the ad for the restaurant "best Chinese restaurant outside China". My wife being Chinese, we thought we could give it a try. Well we should have left as soon as we entered, as we were the only clients...More

4  Thank uncogs
Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

I was in Abu Dhabi for work and I had to visit my favourite chinese restaurant... It's still maintained the standards since I was last here in 2013. Highly recommended and I will eat at this restaurant whenever I visit Abu Dhabi.

Thank mustusb
Reviewed January 29, 2016

Always friendly staff. Will ask yours wants and do everything for your enjoy and hapiness. Food tasty and fresh. Prices low. Staff ready to play with kids while your enjoy your order.

Thank Ambente
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 St, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 677 7010
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