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Dubai Festival City Gateway Ave, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
04-4231993
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Excellent food with cheerful staffs all around small colorful back ground yellow with nice pictures on the wall... food portion was good.. yummy.. but the most spicy food was not spicy at all to me may be due to thai touch .. but was not disappointed at all with anything excellent ....

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Thank Sanjaya S
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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23 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

It's definitely one of the lousiest Thai Restaurant I've been to. We visited the Jumeirah branch during non peak hours and regret checking the place. The fried rice lacks the "thai flavor" I longed and the fried dishes, like calamares, were still dripping with oil when served. :(

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Thank arya1988
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2013

One of my fav restaurants in the city! I am absolutely addicted to their extra-spicy Tum-Yum soup (with prawns). YUM!

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Thank Nairuz G
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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540 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Black Canyon is a well known chain of coffee shops which are also Thai restaurants. I went to the one at Dubai Festival City. They have two menus, one for coffee, tea, milk shakes and desserts, and the other menu for food, mainly Thai and a couple of other oriental dishes. I tried the salad with grilled beef with cucumber... More 

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Thank percyvakil
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

We had dinner at Festival City. The service was friendly and quick. Food was tasty with decent size serves and well priced. Too full to try dessert. It wasn't noisy and we had a casual stroll back to Crowne Plaza.

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Thank cruising137
Preston UK
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76 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

This review is for the restaurant on The Walk - Jumierah Beach Resort. We love Thai food and really enjoyed our meal here. The restaurant wasn't very busy. The service was good and it was nice and clean. We would definitely return.

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Thank MrsRobinsonPrestonUK
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012 via mobile

Really one of my favorite ever in Dubai . The food is made in a way acceptable to all tastes and all nationalities . Location is also cool. U have to start with seafood Tom yum soup . Enjoy

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Thank Haitham0
Doncaster
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2012 via mobile

Visited the Festival City outlet. Not too busy: warmly greeted: service prompt. Food very tasty & well cooked. Against its peers this is fine & competitively priced. Ideal for one course lower budget type visit. Would readily go again. Obviously if you want better then Mango Tree more likely but as you would expect more of a wallet stretch.

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Thank cantleyblade
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2012

We took a recommendation from Trip Adviser and visted Black Canyon on JBR Walk for dinner. We were warmly greeted, the restaurant was not particulalry busy for a friday night but it had a nice atmosphere. We ordered 7 dishes - we really liked the fact that you can ask the waitress how mild or hot you would like the... More 

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Thank ianthy
sharjah
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2012

We visited the Festiival City branch twice this year. The ambience and setting is nice, however, on both occasions, we felt that the cuisine lacked standards of good thai food - portion sizes were average and thai ingredients were substituted for cheaper alternatives that are not normally used in thai dishes. Personally, I found it to be more of a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $25
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dubai Festival City Gateway Ave, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: 04-4231993

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