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Trader Vics

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$$ - $$$
Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pub, Gluten Free Options
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Zayed Ibn Sultan St | Rotana Hotel, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
+971 3 754 5111
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18 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant/bar to visit if you want something different. The view, if you sit outside, is beautiful and has a calming effect on you. If you sit inside be sure that the live entertainment will get your attention. The food are delicious!

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Thank Jolan S
Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

always when i come to the UAE i like to go to this beautifull place and so fine for dinner also I recommend also the scampi a la plancha and the paper tine steak flambe that they prepare in front of you a beauty

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Thank philippe188644
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such an encouraging feedback! Glad to read that you enjoyed the consistency and the experience in all its aspects, several times during your stay. We are looking forward to your next visit. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best restaurant in Al AIn, good food, amazing cocktails and a super Cuban Band. If you are looking for a nice romantic meal or an evening out with a group of friends in Al Ain, head to Trader Vics. The service is first class, the menu is varied and delicious, the ambience is friendly and if you fancy a... More 

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Thank bonnie7022
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much indeed for your positive comment about your recent dinner in Trader Vic's , Especially about the consistency of the experience. Please do not hesitate to contact us prior to your visit next time! We look forward to meeting you. We hope to see you again at Trader Vic's in the near future Warm regards,... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great drinks and food. The beef cho cho has to be tried for sure and give the chicken wings a go also. If you are a spiced rum fan then you will not be disappointed with Trader Vic's own brand. Always good live music

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Thank Darren C
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing your feedback about your experience. We hope to have the chance to try and satisfy you another time in the future. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the place is very nice and good for having fun with your friends, but recently it was not that much because they're not like before . the service is great but not all of them maybe too or three of them they are very good one of my favorite its ( Carmina ) if you go there ask for her... More 

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Thank Baby A
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such an encouraging feedback! Glad to read that you enjoyed the consistency and the experience in all its aspects, several times during your stay. We are looking forward to your next visit. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

Abu Dhabi
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With no surprises trader vics al ain it's the best place to have a lovely time with friends or family for dinner or some drinks they have a live band playing which makes the environment even more exciting I loved it always but I love it even more when Ms. ALEX was taking charge me my friends they always loving... More 

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Thank A3317OVmohameda
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing your feedback about your experience. We hope to have the chance to try and satisfy you another time in the future. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Trader Vic's is the place to go and see people. The drinks are good, but pricy. Get a Rotana card to soften the blow. The food is amazing! I suggest the chateau briand for two. It's usually crowded and smoky so leave the kids with the nanny.

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Thank Melissa S
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much indeed for your positive comment about your recent dinner in Trader Vic's, Especially about the consistency of the experience. Please do not hesitate to contact us prior to your visit next time! We look forward to meeting you. We hope to see you again at Trader Vic's in the near future Warm regards, Ralick... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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328 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for dinner the food was nicely cooked.I highly recommend the Mango Chili Beef. The portions are large so you may have to ask for a take away.The staff friendly and efficient and the restaurant has a great atmosphere. You may want to book as this place gets very busy.

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Thank Swisshen
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing your feedback about your experience. We hope to have the chance to try and satisfy you another time in the future. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

As usual best place in Al ain, great atmosphere and service. Smoking area is limited though and very crowded on weekends.

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Thank Firas J
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your motivating feedback, that we will share with the team here. We hope you will be able to join us another time in the future. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

It was great and relaxing place to hang out with friends.. good music, good drinks, good staff. I recommender to everyone to visit this place!

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Thank Arielle R
AlAinR0tana, Manager at Trader Vics, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your motivating feedback, that we will share with the team here. We hope you will be able to join us another time in the future. Warm regards, Ralick Jhan Assistant Director of Food & Beverage Al Ain Rotana More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zayed Ibn Sultan St | Rotana Hotel, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Al Ain
  • Phone Number: +971 3 754 5111

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