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Al-Gabbiano Restaurant

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Al-Kornaish, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best classy resturants in Jeddah. I ordered gabbiano salad half portion which is always outstanding by taste and very rich ingredients. Ordered half portion spinish fettuccini with parmigian cheese the best I have ever taste. The main course was mix seafood which is just perfectly cooked. The sweet was Strawberry cake very unique. I recommend as one... More 

Thank Ahmed A
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

This place has maintained its quality. At some point, the quality deteriorated but they got their ducks back in row. The place is a bit small and I'm not a big fan of the location as it can get difficult to reach with all the construction going on. Highly recommended if you are close.

Thank Amre M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

A bit expensive but worth it. Good service. Fabulous atmosphere, food and service. Very delicious plates and amazing salads.

Thank Mmh128
Amman, Jordan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

It has been five years since I last visited this place and I'm glad I gave it another shot last night. PROS: 1) good location at the corniche (though the current corniche construction works became an obstacle). 2) prompt service 3) friendly staff 4) good variety menu 5) delicious salad & delicious main courses. 6) well presented dishes CONS: 1)... More 

Thank Hassaan_Abdeen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015 via mobile

Expensive but really worth it. Lovely soups. Pasta is delicious and made in an open kitchen. Quite calm and chilly atmosphere. Good service.

Thank HemoFlier
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69 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

My favorite italian restaurant in jeddah, I rank it number one, the best seafood Roseto, the tomato and seafood soup is woow, the mazarola salad with tomato is incredible, the grilled calamari and shrimp is so lovely.

Thank Talotunisi
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72 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Food is average. Service was OK. The manager was a little rude in explaining to me that they do not allow people wearing short pants. I do understand their policy, I just do not like the way it was said.

Thank JeddahNelson
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137 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is very old but it is still maintaining its good food and wonderful atmosphere Pizzas and pastas are amazing

Thank Mohamed N
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Still as always disappointing I said I would give them another chance yet still cand food horrible flavors, staff is professional greeting and smiling and friendly but they don't know how to serve especially when it comes to proper dining they cross their arms over the table and over the food and that's bad. I wouldn't say keep up the... More 

Thank Fawaz A
Islamabad, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

i've eaten at several italian restaurants in Saudi Arabia and Ill Gabbiano is cergtainly the best of them all. Everything about this place is an experience in itself...starting from the ;ocation on Jeddah Corniche, offering a lovely view over the Red Sea to the food itself. Prices a little on the higher side but the food is totally worth every... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
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Waitstaff, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al-Kornaish, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Makkah Province  >  Jeddah
  • Phone Number: 026587049

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