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#1,167 of 8,091 Restaurants in Dubai
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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $30
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Middle Eastern
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Halal, Vegetarian Friendly
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Jumeirah
2.3 miles from The Dubai Fountain
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Reviewed November 16, 2020

The place is quite far away and I guess those who get there get well compensated by the atmosphere. The staff is really friendly and fast to respond. The food is typical iranian. I can't judge how authentic it is, but provided this is what...you expect, it is really nice.More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

Samad has been one of our favorite restaurants to visit in Dubai on every visit. This is the original branch and more relaxed than Jumeirah. The food is always fresh and taste and portion sizes are huge. Iraqi restaurants in Dubai are a bit more...pricey than Lebanese counterparts. They serve breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The later you go, the less likely you will have a choice in the daily vegetable stews or dishes of the day. Nonetheless the variety of choice is great: good Iraqi food.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed December 29, 2019

The customer service is good, delays were experienced due to the busy hours. The food is irresistibly delicious.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed December 18, 2019 via mobile

We had dinner at this restaurant in the Le Pointe in the Palm, Dubai Authentic Iraqi recipes, extensive menu, food was delicious and service was good Excellent value for money (less than $ 100 for 3 course meal for 2 adults and 2 children

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

nice food good staff Iraqi style decoration and food Iraqi chai ( tea) we like dolma taboolah fresh bread

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019

The best place to eat in Dubai !!!! the food is delicious and tasty, you won't starve and you may have leftover that you can pack, the decoration is a dream based on the 1001 nights, the bill is not killing you at the end....They give some starters for free and at the end Iraqi tea. This is amazing. This is one of the best place I have ever eaten in and I have visited more than 40 countries so far. As expat in Dubai I go there maybe once every 2 months.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

I was surprised with everything from the beginning. The restaurant is big with windows from down to the ciling and it has 2 floors. Everything is decorated in Arabic style. Food is nice, nothing special regarding the presentation, but good and fresh taste. Size of...portion is impressed me)))) I could not finish it. Our server was very polite. In general I would recommend this restaurant at lwast to try something different.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

Not bad but I think that this restaurant could be a lot better. The waiter was not very friendly. This place it’s not special

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed January 17, 2019 via mobile

If you’re iraqi cook lover you’d absolutely like this restaurant. The music & decorating will take you back to old baghdad .. tasty foods and don’t forget to try the deserts

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed September 13, 2018

Excellent and more my friend in Dubai invite me for dinner top service delicious food and aromatic tea moderates prices friendly staff

Date of visit: September 2018
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Frequently Asked Questions about Samad Iraqi Restaurant

Yes, Samad Iraqi Restaurant offers takeout services.

Yes, Samad Iraqi Restaurant offers delivery services.

Samad Iraqi Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4