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Koi Restaurant & Lounge

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings

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At Koi Abu Dhabi, imaginative dishes are inspired by traditional Japanese preparations, then deconstructed and infused with modern California accents. Modern palates will truly be inspired by Koi's Japanese fusion and traditional dishes. These creations, along with innovative signature cocktails, are coupled with an atmosphere that evokes both intrigue and serenity, transporting guests for an unforgettable experience. Among Koi's signature dishes are Crispy Rice Topped with Spicy Tuna, Hamachi Fusion, and Spicy Crunchy Yellowtail Tartare. Signature dishes from the kitchen include Miso-Bronzed Black Cod with Seasonal Vegetables, Peppercorn Filet Mignon, and Grilled Sea Bass with a Honey Balsamic
PRICE RANGE
$50 - $300
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
FEATURES
Takeout, Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The brunch at koi is very interesting The food is well presented and full of taste The staff are very friendly and also efficient We can use entertainer and pay only 1 for 2 The set up is great The chefs prepare real Japanese delicacies...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank THEWORLDISEE80
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear The Worldisee80, Thank you for posting your kind words on TripAdvisor. We are so glad that you enjoyed the service and cuisine at KOI Abu Dhabi. We look forward to serving you again very soon. Kind regards Sujit Gupta

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great and amazing lunch The quality of the food is amazing and i really like it This brunch the diferent dishes are coming to your table dont need to get them The selection of food is very well planned The staff is friendly and polite...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank beautifulsunshin2019
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ziggyworld, Thank you for taking time to share your experience. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable BRUNCH experience at KOI. We do appreciate your kind words regarding our food as well as the service. Your feedback will be passed on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks for your service sarfraz.we really enjoyed the food and service,nice atmosphere I will come back for sureMore

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank zainha2019
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Zainha, Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you had an enjoyable dining experience at KOI. I have shared your comments with the team who were all delighted with your...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The reasons we were disappointed were * charged $13 a bottle of wine corkage for BYO wine! Very excessive price in NP and nowhere on menu was it stated! * the menu displayed on stand outside was not the same as menu inside the restaurant...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Nakitraveller
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Naki, Thanks for sharing your feedback. We set a high standard for ourselves, and we’re so sorry to hear this was not met in your interaction with our business. We would like to take the opportunity to investigate your feedback further, as we do...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious meal — a selection of starters, sushi rolls, a main dish, and a dessert. Our waiter was lovely — thank you Sarfraz!More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank FlashGordon426
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear FlashGordon426, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. Your feedback is important to us and we shall be sharing it with our team. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience at Koi. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed March 15, 2019 via mobile

You are one of the best waitr Sarfraz I really enjoyed the food was really nice thank you I would come back again for sure even as the place is clam & nice 💕More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 197muniraa
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear 197muniraa, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience. Your feedback is important to us and we shall be sharing it with our team especially Sarfraz thank you for acknowledging his work....More

Reviewed March 5, 2019 via mobile

We had an extraordinary dinner with some great Sushi and as well high quality meat. We really enjoyed the good service as well as the tasteful interior.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank jujulilia
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2019

Dear jujulilia, Thank you for taking the time to review us! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, I will certainly share your compliments to both service & culinary team. We look forward to welcoming you back in near...More

Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Not very satisfied as we have been waiting for a long time till the food served...30mins before the starters came...1.5 and the main finally here get a pillow just in case your children fall into sleep during waiting 等真的超级久、等到发困了...等上主菜等了超过一个半小时!服务员也很不多,人多起来根本没时间顾及你...明明吃早午餐,但是点了上菜也很慢...菜色也还可以、没有很惊艳美味.应该没有下次了More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank shubenou
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Dear shubenou, Thank you for taking time to review us on TripAdvisor. Your feedback is extremely important to us and we have well noted your comment of the time delays and promise to improve moving forward. We do hope to have you back to experience...More

Reviewed February 14, 2019 via mobile

Like every year here we are in Abu Dhabi having special treat at a fine dining restaurant. The service is amazing so is the food however why a western music in a fine dining Japanese restaurant?More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2019

Dear nihan19721969, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant. Your feedback is important to us and we shall be sharing it with our team. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience at KOI. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

One of the most amazing dinning experience that brings to you the high level of quality food, customer focus and hospitality with a great. seating options have a great variety to sit indoor, outdoor or balcony and you simply appreciate and enjoy the decoration. Must...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank malseraidy
Koi_AbuDhabi, Manager at Koi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2019

Dear Maryam, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant! I am very happy to share your feedback with the entire team, especially Mohammed Sarfraz who was delighted to hear such positive feedback. We are glad that we made it up to your...More

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