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Anise

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#95 of 10,510 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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A JOURNEY INTO THE AUTHENTIC FLAVOURS OF THE WORLD Embark on a culinary journey around the world and experience first-hand an abundance of authentic flavours, spread over eight live cooking stations. Every visit presents diners with an extravaganza of offering, from discovering the freshness of the ocean and premium produce from the land with our Surf ‘n’ Turf, the lavish assortment of the Taste of the World Friday brunch, to indulging in the rich flavours and spices of Tastes of Arabia.
PRICE RANGE
$22 - $39
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Chinese, Indian, Contemporary, Arabic, International
FEATURES
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Buffet
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Anise is and has been our go-to spot to celebrate Eid with our family and friends through the years. And every time, they supersede our expectations. This Eid we had the pleasure to get to know Mr. Moustafa who helped organize our brunch for us...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Nashwa E
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Nashwa E, Thank you for sharing this comment about your recent Eid Brunch experience at Anise. I am very excited to learn that you, your family and friends had a great brunch for this festive occasion. It is with great joy to also read...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for family dinner buffet at Anise to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We were recommended by one of our friends and we were not disappointed....great customer service from one Anthony from Kenya.More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank tembeauonedunia
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear tembeauonedunia, Thank you for sharing this comment about your recent dinner experience at Anise. I am thrilled to hear that you and your family had a good experience for your wedding anniversary. I am even more proud to hear your kind words about the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had a buffet dinner at Anise on a recent business trip . It was a “ seafood “ night and I was pleasantly surprised at the vegetarian options on offer too ! So initial disappointment and anxiety was rapidly extinguished! The concept of the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 392asheshr, A heart felt hank you for sharing your comment on your recent dinner experience at Anise. I am excited to see that you enjoyed our popular Seafood night on Thursdays, especially the large selection of dishes, vegetarian options as well as the dessert...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went for the Asian street food theme and it was quite impressive. Soft drinks and juices were included with the buffet. There was loads to choose from the many stations they had available. Out favorite was the fresh sea bass from...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank yonatank718
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear yonatank718, First of all thank you for sharing this detailed comment about your recent dinner experience at Anise. I am thrilled to hear that you and your wife enjoyed our Asian Street Food night, the buffet spread and stunning fountain views. I am even...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying in the crowne plaza hotel festival city but had my iftar at anise restaurant in their sister property the Intercontinental, the food was delicious, the variety exceptional, I would like to highlight Mohamad Saber, the Egyptian gentleman handling the Arabic coffee and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Jad G
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jad G, Thank you for sharing this comment about your recent iftar experience at Anise. I am very excited to read your visit to Anise was pleasant. I am even more proud to hear your kind words about the service provided by our colleague...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Anise restaurant is truly spectacular with excellent service, the iftar buffet is very rich and diverse and the staff is always warm and welcome, Mustafa the Moroccan gentleman is always ready to help, we really appreciated his assistance in locating the perfect seating location, he...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sarah A
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sarah A, Thank you for sharing a comment about your recent iftar experience at Anise. I am glad that you enjoyed your iftar meal. I am even more proud to hear your kind words about the service provided by our colleague Mustafa, I will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had dinner at iftar time with my friends the other day. Anise restaurant was very crowded but the staff still accommodated us. The Egyptian manager there was most helpful, extremely professional and very polite, he made sure we were attended to dispute the huge...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 0amanik
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 0amanik, Thank you for sharing a comment about your recent iftar experience at Anise. I am glad that you and your friends enjoyed your iftar meal, despite a busy restaurant. I will certainly share your kind words with Moustapha and the team. Do feel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an Iftar with family at Anise restaurant, tables are badly organized filled every spot in restaurant and did not allow for spaces or gaps for people to move, very crowded , poor lighting, not an adequate food variety, the sweet is put in...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank nsawalha123
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear nsawalha123, Thank you for sharing this constructive feedback on your recent iftar experience. I am indeed saddened to hear that we have not met your and your families expectations during your iftar meal. During the Holy Month of Ramadan, the restaurant is in fact...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The quality of literally everything I tried was nothing short of perfect, keep in mind that it was a buffet and mass production did not affect the quality of food and drinks. Everything was presented nicely and the food's textures, taste, temperature was just right....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank ashaikhon
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ashaikhon, Thank you for sharing a comment about your recent iftar experience at Anise. It is certainly glad to hear that you enjoyed the quality of food and drinks during your meal. Our culinary team works indeed very eagerly on providing a high quality...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time i go to Dubai I have my breakfast at Anise , .Mr. mustafa from Morocco is the the captain .More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Global458501
Nausheen K, Manager at Anise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Toun L, Thank you for writing this great comment about your breakfast experiences at Anise. I am glad you enjoyed your time at the restaurant and especially proud to read your kind words about our colleague Mustafa. I will certainly share this with him...More

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Adilh A
May 29, 2018|
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Response from kaleissa | Reviewed this property |
I know it for breakfast only
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Sahil P
December 23, 2017|
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Response from pfsboss | Reviewed this property |
Best to check with the restaurant about specials and firework viewing. There is a fountain that is lit which is charming and right outside the restaurant.
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ouddhena
October 21, 2017|
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Response from HeidiStruiksma | Reviewed this property |
Current standard price for Friday is AED210/- pp And it is International Buffet, however it could vary depending on promotions/offers. I suggest that you verify when you book.
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