Below is a list of the main shopping malls and shopping centres in Abu Dhabi.

Note: All malls in Abu Dhabi have food courts and are non-smoking, but some cafes have designated smoking areas.

All malls also have designated areas for Muslim prayers (5 times a day), with separate areas for men and women.

Abu Dhabi Mall

Located in the Tourist Club (Zahiyah) Area of Abu Dhabi, adjacent to the Beach Rotana Hotel. It offers mid-range to expensive shopping.

Cafes and restaurants: Zaatar w Zeit, Alfredo, Moka, Mugg & Bean, Starbucks, Baskin Robbins, Coldstone Creamery, Cinnabon, Biella, Fuddruckers.

Clothes shops: Next, BHS, Anotah, Massimo Dutti, Ann Klein, Betty Barclay, Mango, Kenneth Cole, G2000, H&M.

Furniture shops: The One, Marina, Pan Emirates Furniture, Natuzzi.

Other shops: Paris Gallery, iStyle, Tiffany & Co., Paspaley, Charles & Keith, Aldo, Bang & Olufsen, Virgin, Steve Madden.

Supermarket: Abu Dhabi Cooperative (inexpensive, day to day shopping can be done here).

Banks: Bank of Dubai, National Bank of Abu Dhabi, ADCB. Also money exchange.

Entertainment includes: Grand Cinemas, Bowling.

Opening times: Sat to Wed 10:00 am to 10:00 pm;   Thurs 10:00 am to 11:00 pm;    Fri 3:30 pm to 11:00 pm.

Mall website:

Telephone :+9712-645-4858

Marina Mall

Located at the breakwater next to Abu Dhabi's Corniche, not far from the Hilton Hotel and Emirates Palace Hotel. Mid-range to expensive shopping can be done here.

Cafes and restaurants: Biella, La Brioche, Starbucks, Lips, Hard Walls, Hatam Iranian Restaurant, Tiara, Cafe Columbiano, Cafe de la Paix, Fuddruckers.

Clothes shops: Next, Mexx, Woolworth, Reiss, La Senza, Austin Reed, Gant, Monsoon, Gap, Zara, Bebe,  Forever 21, Marks and Spencer.

Luxury brand shops: Chanel, Louis Vuitton, Tod's, Ermengildo Zegna, Gucci, Fendi, Valentino, Dior, Yves Saint Laurent, Giorgio Armani.

Furniture shops: Chen One, Eldiar, Home Centre.

Other stores: iStyle, Calvin Klein, Eros, Clarks, Zara Home, Studio R, Hush Pupplies, Ecco, Ferrari, True Value, Paris Gallery. Centrepoint, which contains Babyshop and Home Centre is situated right next to the main building. 

Jewellery stores: Tiffany & Co., Rolex, Van Cleef & Arpels, Al Manara Jewellery, Al Mandoos Jewellery, Pure Gold.

Supermarket: Carrefour.

Entertainment includes: CineStar cinema, ice skating rink, bowling and pool.

Other services: Hair salons (for children, men and women), nail salon, Mercedez Benz showroom, banks (National Bank of Abu Dhabi), ATMs, book store, valet parking at all entrances of the mall, telephone providers, money exchanges.

Opening times: Sat to Wed 10:00 am to 10:00 pm;   Thurs 10:00 am to 11:00 pm;    Fri 4:00 pm to 11:00 pm(approx.).

Telephone: +9712-681-2310

The Galleria

The Galleria is marketed as Abu Dhabi's premier fashion and dining destination offering a wide collection of luxury brands. It is located In the capital’s new Central Business District Sowwah Square on Al Maryah island, Abu Dhabi. 

The Galleria has over 130 of brand outlets including Prada, Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Dior, Miu Miu, TOD’s, Christian Louboutin and many more, including 50 Abu Dhabi ‘firsts’, such as Aspinal of London, Berluti, Boucheron, Celine, Diane von Furstenberg, Jimmy Choo, Marc Jacobs, Mulberry, Paul Smith, Tory Burch, Alexander McQueen, Moschino, Thomas Pink, Pucci, Bottega Veneta, Balenciaga, Pomellato.

Jewellery stores: Van Cleef & Arpels, BVLGARI, Graff, Officine Panerai, Al Manara Jewellery.

Restaurants and cafes, including Almaz by Momo and Emporio Armani Caffé, Zuma, Biryani Pot, Bentley Bistro & Bar, Burger Fuel, Café Bateel, Caffé Nero, Carluccio’s, Magnolia Bakery, Lemongrass, Nolu’s Downtown, and Taqado. 

Other services: ADCB branch, ATMs, N-Style beauty salon and URBAN Male Lounge salon, bespoke tailor Ascots & Chapels, High end Shoe repair The Cobbler

The Galleria is directly connected with the hotel Rosewood Abu Dhabi through climate-controlled corridors.

Operating hours: Thursday: 10am - 12am     Friday: 12 Noon - 12am        Saturday – Wednesday: 10am - 10pm 

Mall website

Telephone: +971 2 6166 999

Mushrif Mall

Located between Airport Road and Muroor Road in the central area of Abu Dhabi island. Several bargain names from the UK are represented here but mostly it is mid-range to expensive shopping here.

 Some of the many cafes and restaurants: Tim Horton's, Mugg & Bean, India Palace, Lemongrass, Bloomsbury's.

Some of the clothes shops: Matalan, Splash, New Look, Fabindia.

Some other shops: Clark's, Aerosoles, Naturalizer, Lakeland, Monsoon, Sharaf DG, Daiso.

Supermarket: Lulu Hypermarket (inexpensive, day to day shopping).

Entertainment includes an entertainment area for children on the top floor.

Other services: Money exchanges and ATMs from various banks.

Opening times: Sun to Wed 10:00 am to 10:00 pm; Thurs to Sat 10:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Mall website: 

Al Wahda Mall

Side view of Al Wahda mall

Al Wahda mall is located at the junction of 11th (Hazza Bin Zayed the First) Street with 2nd Street (Airport Road) and offers mid-range to expensive shopping can be done here.

Some of the cafes and restaurants:  Starbucks, Baskin Robbins, Costa, Cafe de la Paix, Dome, Hardees, KFC, Dunkin Donuts.

Some of the clothes shops: Next, Columbia, Gap, Banana Republic, Nike, Xanaka, Pimkie, Armani Exchange, Tommy Hilfiger, Mango.

Furniture shops: ID Design and Pottery Barn Kids.

Some other shops: Boots, Bata, Accessorize, Magrudy's, Beyond Beach, Hush Puppies, Jumbo Electronics, Daiso and Naturalizer.

Supermarket: Lulu Hypermarket.

Entertainment includes: Wanasaland (children's games centre on top floor).

Opening times: Sun to Wed 10:00 am to 10:00 pm;   Thurs to Sat 10:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Mall website:

Telephone: +9712-446-6622

Khalidiya Mall

 Located on 26th Street between 9th and 11th Street  in the Khalidiya area in Abu Dhabi offering mid-range to expensive shopping.

Some of the cafes and restaurants: Cantina Laredo, Krispy Kreme Donuts, Briccocafe, Starbucks, Burger King, Forty Fruity, Dome, Fuddruckers.

Some of the clothes shops: Debenhams, BHS, Nike, Bossini, Springfield, Giordano, Tammy, Azzaro, Mario Zognelle, Matalan, F&F.

Some other shops: Accesorize, Timex, Hour Choice, K Corner, Shoe Citi, Books Plus, Jumbo Electronics, Emirates Computers, Aldo, Aldo Accessories, Hallmark cards.

Supermarket: Lulu Hypermarket.

Entertainment includes: Cine Royal cinema, bowling located next to Sparky's entertainment area for kids.

Other services: Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (open Sat - Thurs daily from 10:00 am - 9:00 pm), full bank services. Money exchanges.

Opening times: Sun to Wed 10:00 am to 10:00 pm;   Thurs to Sat 10:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Mall website:

Telephone: +9712-635-4000

The New Souk and Central Market


Emerging from the site of the old souk where Khalifa Street Meets Airport Road.

Several high end shops and cafes open including the rooftop terrace.  

Al Raha Mall


Located next to Al Raha Beach Hotel on Al Raha Beach Road.

Some of the cafes and restaurants: Subway, Automatic, Aska Café, D H Restaurant, Sans Frontieres.

Some of the clothes shops: Adidas, Nayomi, La Senza, Orlando Sport,  Benetton, BHS Kids.

Supermarket: Lulu Express.

Entertainment includes: Play and Learn.

Opening times: Sun to Wed 10:00 am to 10:00 pm;   Thurs to Sat 10:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Mall website:

Telephone:: +9712-556-2229

Madinat Zayed Shopping Complex

Located at Muroor Road (4th Street), Madinat Zayed, near Abu Dhabi Central Post Office

Telephone: +9712-633-3311

Shops: Fabric shops, mobile phones, watch repairs, photography studio, makeup parlours, food parlours & small cafes, Nine West, Charles & Keith, Giordano, home crockery.

Supermarket: Abu Dhabi Cooperative.

Around this area are fabric selling shops as well that are within walking distance from the centre. As with the rest of Abu Dhabi, take care when crossing the roads or car parks in the area.

Madinat Zayed Gold Centre

Located next to Madinat Zayed Shopping Centre

Telephone: +9712-633-3311

Shops: Jewellery and gold shops, including Salem Al Shuaibi Jewellery, Pure Gold, Damas Jewellery, Al Mandoos Jewellery.

Mazyad Mall  

Located in Mohamed Bin Zayed City (a residential area just outside the island of Abu Dhabi, on the UAE mainland).

Entertainment: Sparky's entertainment area for children.

Supermarket: Lulu Express (Tel: +9712-55628000, +9712-5562005)

Dalma Mall 

Situated in the Musaffah industrial area, offering mid-range to expensive shopping. Has a comprehensive food court and supermarket Carrefour Hypermarket.


Al Mariah Mall

It's comparatively a small mall with all the attractions in heart of the city, located at the junction of Hamdan Street and Najda Street at Baniyas Street (Al Markaziya).

Hamdan Center 

This is a collection of shops in one of Abu Dhabi's oldest shopping centres (it is not a mall). It situated on Hamdan Street. Cheap to mid-range shopping can be done here. Has a lot of souvenir shops. Bargaining is the norm in most shops here. There is no food court here, but some fast food options are available on the exterior.

Hamed Center 

Situated on Electra Street, the Hamed Centre offers cheap to mid-range shopping and has a lot of souvenir shops. Bargaining is the norm in most shops here. No food court.

Fotouh Al Khair Centre 

A small collection of shops dominated by Marks and Spencer, on Airport Road. Mid-range to expensive shopping can be done here. There is one cafe and a small collection of western shops including Monsoon as well as some Emirati shops selling Abayas. There is parking to the front of the building and in the basement.

Al Muhairy Center 

A small selection of shops situated on Khalidiya Street - Mid Range to expensive shopping can be done here.