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Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina

Yas Marina Yas Leisure Dr, Abu Dhabi 130001, United Arab Emirates
+971 50 696 9357
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Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (41 reviews)
“lobster” (15 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Sushi, Mediterranean, International
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Yas Marina Yas Leisure Dr, Abu Dhabi 130001, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined here with family, because we had dimmer just after formula finished they disillusioned have much of choice in the fish market however we had good time... food is nice but they lack in service, we were waiting for ten minutes for waiter to come....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MarinkoPopov
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Stumbled upon Aquarium when walking from Yas Hotel to Cipriani. It was a Monday evening so Yas Marina was quiet and Aquarium seemed busy with a chilled atmosphere and good music, so we decided to abandon Cipriani and eat at Aquarium instead. The restaurant has...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Scott8443
CristinaM7916, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued guests. We are very sorry...More

Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Shocking service. Missed one of our main courses and had to ask five times (the last time to the manager) before it was cooked and arrived 25 minutes after we had finished everything else. Worst meal I have had in my 14 years in UAE....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Extraordinary589756
CristinaM7916, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 30, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We would like to apologize for the delay in serving your order, this is not the experience we wanted to provide for our guests, but it’s true on that day (Friday, Oct...More

Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is an extremely unpleasant place to dine. Booming (bad dance) music over dinner. Mostly overcooked food. Watery and expensive cocktails. Very slow service. To top it off, they allow smoking of Sheesha and cigarettes inside. Over two visits, service of the advertised special...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gerhard E
CristinaM7916, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2018

Dear Gerhard, Thank you for taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We’re sorry to hear of your less than satisfactory experience at Aquarium, and hope you will accept our sincerest apologies. It’s important to us that our customers are more than satisfied and...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018

Excellent location, very nice atmosphere, great service, great food. We will definitely make a return visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JJSowerby
CristinaM7916, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We hope to see you back at Aquarium Yas Marina soon again! Kind regards. Cristina Merino

Reviewed September 4, 2018

Nipped in for refreshment to cool down but ended up staying for a meal. Fresh fish, Sushi, Shellfish & more. Nice environment and atmosphere. Well presented and good food at a reasonable price for this area. Staff were friendly, courteous & helpful.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank colin r
CristinaM7916, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Dear Colin R. Thank you very much for sharing your positive feedback. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us. We hope to see you back at Aquarium Yas Marina soon again :) Kindest regards,

Reviewed August 30, 2018

Aquarium is set at the lovely Yas Marina. We eat there as a family, but also I meet friends there for ladies nights. Ladies nights with unlimited paella and drinks is excellent. The seafood paella is absolutely delicious. I do prefer to visit during the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ClareF745
CristinaM7916, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Dear Clare, Thank you for your lovely review. We really appreciate you took the time to share your experience at Aquarium. We couldn’t be happier to hear we are one of your favorites places :) We work hard to meet expectations like yours, and we’re...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

I only took a look at the reviews of the Aquarium after a visit. I see that reviewer Wolframwolfred said he had only gone into the aquarium after walking out of Stars and Bars. Our party of four did the same thing. You cannot put...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank WordWarrior82
Cristina M, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your valuable feedback. We would like to add that we have launched a new menu and we encourage you to visit us again and try the new items :) (also, the paella night!)....More

Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

The creators of the inviting sushi buffet on a Sunday evening know just how to balance flavours! We loved the all-you-can-manage sushi and would recommend it any day! Ambiance is great! Football was available for viewing during the World Cup of 2018!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 954lorec
Cristina M, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Dear Guest, thank you very much for sharing your positive feedback. We hope to see you back at Aquarium Yas Marina soon again :) Kindest regards,

Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

I've been to Aquarium several times now, as it is situated in Yas Island and has a good view over the water and Yas Viceroy. Their food is tasty, but bit pricey. I had an amazing paella last time. They also serve shisha/arghile, also pricy...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tina1toma
Cristina M, Marketing Manager at Aquarium Restaurant Yas Marina, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018

Dear Guest, thank you very much for sharing your positive feedback. We hope to see you back at Aquarium Yas Marina soon again. Kindest regards,

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Claire L
January 21, 2017|
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Response from 450jojo | Reviewed this property |
It depends on what day. Thursday/Friday is weekend there so it's more dressy. Saturday-Wednesday is more casual/dressy. Maxi dress and flat etc I usually where. Wednesday night is ladies night there and seafood paella... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Scenic view, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yas Marina Yas Leisure Dr, Abu Dhabi 130001, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 50 696 9357
  • E-mail
Description
Aquarium is the award-winning and favorite seafood restaurant located in the heart of Yas Marina - offering the freshest catches of the day along with ​fantastic indoor and outdoor seating options and stunning marina views. It is famed for its lively theme nights and mesmerizing marine aquariums.
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