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) #109 of 1,959 Restaurants in Abu Dhabi ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 654 3238
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good26%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (38 reviews)
“carpaccio” (5 reviews)
“antipasti” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Frankies is a must go to! We've been here more than a few times and it never fails to deliver. The staff are very friendly, the food is excellent and the piano and singer tops off the whole experience. Great for a romantic dinner. My...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the live music to the bruschetta - everything here was perfect. Great ambience with friendly staff. We even got given a little farewell treat on our last night at the Fairmont hotel. The little things like this is what makes a good experience a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed the food here. There was a great choice of food and all of the dishes seemed to have a special touch which made the food a step up from your average Italian restaurant. The staff were very attentive and provided great service....More

Thank meja1992
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious food and good service. Great live music as well. Frankie's remind the best Italian in Abu Dhabi. The only drawback is how pricey drinks are.

Thank dochall2015
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

The decor has deteriorated over the years and the bar area very shabby. However all wines and cocktails were good quality and service excellent. For starters the sharing antipasti was good, numerous cheeses but had only one type of meat. Main courses, all tasty but...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great restaurant, very accomadating staff, cannot complain at all. Mojitos were pleasant, not too sweet, what i would say is a 5 star mojito.

Thank Fruitbat_Kuwait
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I went with some friends to this brunch and i didnt get very much the distribution of it. We were sitted in frankies and was dark and glasses were dirty. The food selection is good but doesnt look very fresh and not very attractive to...More

Thank CR2690
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant with amazing food and drinks, beautiful view and a special thanks to Mario for the excellet 5 star service!

Thank Cicci2588
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Our waiter Mario was a great guy and all the staff were very friendly; they play for us a special song for the birthday. Over all it was a great night and the food and the staff were very nice and definitely I will go...More

Thank ramyemad85
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

One of the few great Italian restaurants in Abu Dhabi. Very friendly atmosphere but needs some Italian music 🎶 a bit louder. Will go again and again. As it's in a Hotel prices are on the high side, but deserves it as quality of food...More

Thank Susan A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 654 3238
One of the best Italian restaurants in Abu Dhabi, opened in October 2009.
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