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) #106 of 1,962 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%
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“pasta” (38 reviews)
“carpaccio” (5 reviews)
“antipasti” (4 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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Fairmont Bab al Bahr Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum Rd | Bain Al Jessrain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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71 - 80 of 305 reviews

Reviewed 8 April 2016

Food was of a very good quality although quite expensive for pasta dishes. Alcohol as you would expect was expensive. Would definitely eat here again

Thank cjtaylor60
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Nice Italian food quite reasonably priced. Very busy though so need to book in advance. Fast service.

Thank slb197608
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Had lunch here and wasn't very impressed by the taste and flavours. Also quite expensive. Staff were excellent and location is good but the quality of the food just wasn't quite there.

1  Thank LondonXYZ1973
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I ate here in the summer and was very impressed - on that occasion great food and very attentive service. So when I came back to the Hotel for New Year I thought it would be a great venue for New Year's Eve. I couldn't...More

Thank LondonBurl
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Great food presented well and reasonably priced for this grade of hotel. Cocktails served in the bar beforehand was nice before sitting down to eat. A varied menu of Italian themed food.

Thank MunchKen
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Beautiful setting in a lovely hotel. Good atmosphere. Wide varieties of food, from pastas to pizzas to main courses. I would recommend the spaghetti bolognese and seafood pizza.

Thank Ahmad_Ardalan
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Made a mistake choosing this place. I should have known better. Frankie Detori, 'Restaurateur'? I do suppose Marco Pierre White is supposed to add credibility and sell the 'Product'. He should try the place himself.... He wouldn't be happy, me thinks. The only things freshly...More

Thank TrevorGillott
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

I just came back from Frankie's restaurant. I had a dinner reservation for four people on 11th of March. It was a very disappointed experience. I felt cheated and humiliated. Not exactly what you look forward when you go for dinner to a five star...More

Thank Aksanabv
Reviewed 7 March 2016

my fiance and i came here for a meal without the kids. it was a fantastic restaurant and had a relaxing ambiance. the staff member who was serving us, i think his name was manni, deserves special recognition, he was great, couldn't do enough for...More

Thank Deborah G
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

We loved our first visit to Frankie's in April 2014 and came back last December. Up to its reputation, delicious Italian dishes and you won't miss home so much. Stated by an Italian!

Thank alevaibella
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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
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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