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The Pool Deck

#1,184 of 1,997 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi}
$$ - $$$, , Mediterranean
Sheikh Zayed Tunnel | Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 656 1000
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Jan 6, 2017
“Dinner at the mangroves”
Oct 11, 2016
“Like the place !”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Sheikh Zayed Tunnel | Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed January 6, 2017

This lovely place as an amazing view and also ambiance it is wonderful for sure one of the best in Abu Dhabi I believe that the food could have a little bit more variety however i must express that whatever i eat was tasty and...More

2  Thank lisboamarco
Bassam M, Manager at The Pool Deck, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

Dear lisboamarco, Thank you very much for dining with us and for sharing your comment. I am pleased to read that you had a great experience and wonderful time while dining with us. However, I also take note of your comments regarding the food variety...More

Reviewed October 11, 2016

Stayed at the Eastern Mangroves by Anantara a few days and during that time had lunch a few times at the Pool Deck. Pool deck is the outdoor restaurant at the infinity pool of the hotel. This is not a fine dining place. The atmosphere...More

1  Thank Khangela
Bassam M, Manager at The Pool Deck, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

Dear Khangela, Thank you very much for your comments that was shared . I am pleased to read that you have a great experience at our pool deck and that you enjoyed the food, atmosphere and service . Looking forward to welcome you back again....More

Reviewed April 23, 2016

We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights and were forced into getting drinks from this bar while at the pool. In the end we just walked to Waitrose along the promenade as it was easier than dealing with the staff. The cocktails at this...More

Thank darkrogers
Reviewed February 7, 2016

we have tried the BBQ night on Thursday and it was amazing! the food, the service, the atmosphere! I recommend it

1  Thank Nada H
Reviewed February 2, 2016

I had two experiences here, either end of the day during my invitation to sample the brunch and more at Anantara. On arrival, went to this bar at 1120, and proceeded to be ignored for around 10 minutes, despite asking for service. I attempted to...More

1  Thank RichardUpshall
Reviewed January 29, 2016 via mobile

Thanks a lot to Julia, she did the possible and impossible to assist me and my friends to feel comfortable and welcome, a very exceptional service from her side! The best!

1  Thank Rkmiy733
Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

Having birthday celebration of my significant other. The pool deck was amazing. Having BBQ night Thursday evening is lovely. The food and service is amazing. Spread from Asian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, and grills is hard to leave. Try every single thing a bit then you...More

1  Thank aditya d
Reviewed March 31, 2015

Loved this place. Relaxed, breezy and informal. The perfect way to end a day. Eastern Mangroves has again proven their ability to infuse regional charm and unpretentious elegance to all of their property restaurants and grounds. Had a great time and will definitely return.

1  Thank Paul_Harris1390
Reviewed March 5, 2015

One of the best restaurants who has perfect view and very tasty food, it is so romantic and the way they make all the BBQ in front of you feel that you want to taste all and never get enough. i strongly recommend to visit...More

3  Thank SamSayah
Reviewed October 2, 2014

"The Pool Deck" is the restaurant at the pool of the Eastern Mangroves Hotel by Anantara. Had lunch at the Pool Deck many times during my stay at the Anantara Hotel. The pool area itself is beautiful , even more beautiful during the evening. They...More

1  Thank Khangela
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Average prices
Bar, Pub, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheikh Zayed Tunnel | Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 656 1000
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Set alongside the tranquil surroundings if the lush mangroves, this poolside venue offers relaxing and rejuvenating days in the warm weather all year around. Unwind on comfortable sun beds, savour refreshing beverages and discover a Mediterranean inspired menu, incorporating sumptuous cuisine synonymous to Greece.
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