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Sayad Restaurant

Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 7999
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (33 reviews)
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6:30 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 14 July 2017

With a focus on seafoods we found everything too like here. The freshness, flavoring so, and presentations were outstanding. I could eat herer forever and never leave.

2  Thank opete
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We are staying at Westin and wanted to try Bussola as it was recommended as one of the best restaurants at the hotel. First impression was quite good; nice atmosphere and decor, service minded staff and actually quite good food. However, a pleasant dining experience...More

1  Thank superto
Reviewed 10 July 2017

You can choose among three restaurants all in all, but after our first visit it was perfectly obvious that we had to return the next day.

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2  Thank hannfie
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

It has been an amazing evening at the Sayad restaurant. Loved the food and its presentation. The tomato soup with lobster and 24k gold is amazing, so is the fresh fish they served. We loved the souffle as dessert too! Very recommended!

2  Thank XaviMessi
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We have tried many restaurants in Abu Dhabi, however Sayad stayed truly in our hearts. The place is just extraordinary. The food presentation and taste is far above usual experience. Service is also excellent and we regret we didnt found this place earlier so we...More

1  Thank 565michele
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Truly amazing experience. Delicious food, excellent service. Chef Tomas came to greet us which was a great moment. Very much recommended!

2  Thank Iva N
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We were keen to visit the Emirates Palace and figured that a meal at Sayad would be a suitable way to gain access and celebrate our last night in Abu Dhabi on our 10th anniversary trip! In the event, we only mentioned at the gate...More

Thank NCVienna
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Seafood at Sayad restaurant has been a pleasant experience. The taste and the quality of the fish and its ingredients was really a must. great choice if wines, as expected at the Emirates Palace premises. Highly recommended.

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2  Thank francescofQ4881BT
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Good menu, creative choices, good service. Very nice terrace in a positive environment. Lebanese influence with a twist.

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2  Thank Kamalb1956
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Our dinner at Sayad was a real treat and an excellent experience. Had a very nice table outside with top service and high quality food. We will for sure make a reservation when we are there next time.

2  Thank Roo08
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 200
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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