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Abd El Wahab

Downtown Burj Kalifa | Souq Al Bahar, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 423 0988
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Downtown Burj Kalifa | Souq Al Bahar, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 344 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here while in Dubai during Ramadan. Got a table on the balcony, overlooking the fountains and Burj Khalifa - so it's a great location and a great view. Food was plentiful and nice enough, but nothing complicated or difficult or special. And considering...More

Thank Ally R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an Iftar dinner at the restaurant! We received a huge portion of food on a very good price! The food was delicious, the staff was friendly and helpful! As we could see the a la carte menu was also on a reasonable price!...More

Thank Eszter E
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to rate and review us. We appreciate your feedback and it will be our pleasure to pass your review back to our staff who will be very happy to hear it. We are so glad that you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic location. If booking a table ask for one on the front line so can watch the beautiful fountains. Food is delicious. Not overpriced. Generous portions. Very fresh. Alcohol is expensive but of course that is standard in Dubai. The staff are so friendly, helpful...More

Thank LLamb83
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to rate and review us. We are delighted to hear that you had a great experience with us and enjoyed our food & Service. We always aim to serve nothing but the most authentic flavors from Lebanon..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been there with some friends and we shared a very good meal. The service was good and the location is perfect to watch the fountain show and the Burj Khalifa at night time.More

Thank Jade_Or14
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to rate and review us. We appreciate your feedback and it will be our pleasure to pass your review back to our staff who will be very happy to hear it. We are so glad that you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by staff at the local office. Food was really good and the location was excellent Service was a bit hit and miss but worth a visit if you are in the areaMore

Thank martinw-sydney
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback that you have shared on trip Advisor. While we are happy to note your positive comments on our view and food, we are truly sorry that our service did not meet your expectations it pains us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a gem with delicious food, great attentive service and on the door step of the fountains - stunning flavours to tickle any palate - not to be passed or missed

Thank POTaylor62
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to rate and review us. We appreciate your feedback and we’re delighted that you had a pleasant experience with us and we hope to serve you very soon again.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time eating at Abd el Wahab in the Souk al Bahar. The food is nice - the bread in particular! Portion sizes are average and you can definitely find better arabic food. Three starters, one main and one beer cost us...More

Thank AmalDP
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback that you have shared on trip Advisor. While we are happy to note your positive comments on our view and food, we are truly sorry that our service did not meet your expectations it pains us...More

Reviewed May 21, 2017

Although the location of this restaurant is perfect, if you seat outside you can see every 30 minutes the fountains show, the restaurant is average. The food is OK, but the restaurant decoration and the service is quite average if we compare to the quality...More

Thank Alex E
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Alex, Thank you so much for your feedback that you have shared on trip Advisor. While we are happy to note your positive comments on our view and location, we are truly sorry that our service and decoration did not meet your expectations it...More

Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

We had supper here with friends. We chose Abd El Wahab as it is always consistently good Lebanese food and has a great view overlooking the fountains. Dinner with wine and beers for 4 was approximately 600AED so a good price for Dubai. Hummus is...More

Thank Eatingoutlots
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to rate and review us. We appreciate your feedback and we’re delighted that you had a pleasant experience with us and we hope to serve you very soon again.

Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

Last minute decision to go here after watching dubai fountains. After waiting for a table we were escorted outside to our table which had excellent fountain views. The food was ok, service was slower than what I was expecting.More

Thank Cheshirelass01
HHHFeedback, General Manager at Abd El Wahab, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your feedback that you have shared on Trip advisor. While we are happy to note your positive comments regarding our view, we are truly sorry that our service did not meet your expectations it pains us greatly to...More

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You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa,
the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city
and resides in the prestigious Downtown development.
Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in
Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure
area housing not only the world’s tallest building,
but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide
marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Dannielle B
How can I book? I cannot find an email?
October 4, 2016|
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Response from Strawbuckie | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Bookings are made by phone. Cheers Roz
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sabo29
Is there a dress code?
August 30, 2016|
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Response from Lisa M | Reviewed this property |
No it's very relaxed, you will love it I'm sure. Wear something baggy so you can fit all the beautiful food in!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Downtown Burj Kalifa | Souq Al Bahar, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown Dubai
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 423 0988
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