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Sayad Restaurant

Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 7999
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (33 reviews)
“king crab” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Good seafood in the luxurious surroundings of Emirates Palace. We sat outside and it was wonderful. Prices are sky high here, but service was excellent. Overall we were very pleased.

1  Thank hyslopc
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I went with my family for a vacation trip to Abu Dhabi and we stayed at the Emirates Palace. for our last night, since we were traveling really early, we decided to go to a place at the hotel so we booked Sayad. I have...More

1  Thank epolakie
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Hi . I had my anniversary meal .the service it was excellent.the staff help me for all my questions.i had very tasty fish and my wife the same ..thnx yoj so much for the great time we had ..see you again next year

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

Wonderful meal. Exceptional attention from staff. Outstanding quality of all dishes. A must go for sea food lovers. In and all fresco dining possible. They will definitely see me again.

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Thank Sesroques
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The best fish restaurant of the Emirates Palace. The employees are great. We enjoyed every evening. You have to visit this restaurant! The king crab roll was awesome!!

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

Cold atmosphere, cold aircondition, cold design. When we came in first question: have you made reservation? But the restaurant was empty. Later two couples arrived. But the quality of food was good

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

As it was my wife’s 30th I had to push the boat out and give her a meal she won’t forget. The Emirates palace has the wow factors and the dining experience we had at sayad was amazing. Asmish chawla looked after us and gave...More

Thank akajimmy
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Fixed menu with reasonable choice. Wine with food is also acceptable. The Fire works in the end were worth paying the high price for the meal

Thank j d
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

First time holidaying in Abu Dhabi & saw Sayad on trip advisor. We were a party of nine but got booked easily. Based on reviews we chose an outside table which was perfect, quiet yet plenty going on. The restaurant is not cheap, however, the...More

Thank Helen V
Reviewed 28 December 2017

during our stay at the emirates palace hotel we were three times at sayad - top! very fine prepared with a good feeling for aromatic spices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 200
Dinner, After-hours
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 690 7999
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With our beautiful year round sunshine, and perfect location by the sea, it is no surprise that Emirates Palace excels in serving the best seafood in Abu Dhabi. Sayad Restaurant (Sayad is Arabic for 'fisherman') offers discerning seafood lovers a daily menu of light and delicious fare with a fresh, modern twist from our kitchens. Our talented and passionate chefs are excited when it is time to inspect the daily catch. They use their skills, creativity and international inspirations to craft fresh dishes each day for your delectation. As is befitting of the best seafood restaurant Abu Dhabi, the Sayad Restaurant creations are crafted to bring out the delicate and delectable flavours of each fish and crustacean. Cool, contemporary décor and a stylized interior design create a classical and chic atmosphere that makes Sayad the ideal dining venue. This is the perfect choice for stylish modern couples, best friends catching up over dinner, business movers and shakers, and of course lovers of fine dining.
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