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Mezzaluna

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Emirates Palace Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi 39999, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 9000
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

i went to this place with my family and we were very supprised about the quality of the foods. all fishs were fresh and cooked very well as you can eat in Italy. we ate outside, in front the see and it was a plus to take in consideration. the location was very good. the total price was high but... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Especially Danny is an excelent restaurantmanager, and the as well as kitchen and Service are of extraordinary quality

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1 Thank stassen2017
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The food is delicious, the service exceptional and the setting stunning. My favourite restaurant in Abu Dhabi!

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1 Thank Jane M
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Mezzaluna before and we were looking forward to another visit. We chose to sit outdoors as the weather is still cool in the evenings and the courtyard is a great location to dine in. We had a huge Antipasti platter to share for 2 which to be honest is more like a main course and it... More 

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't want to count my chickens before they hatch. I don't want to jinx it. But I'm sitting here in Mezzaluna after a years hiatus and I've ordered the bolognaise and I am humming a happy tune and tapping my feet in anticipation. The bolognaise here is the best I've ever had. I've checked that the chef is the... More 

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1 Thank Beaky A
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best Italian restaurant in Abu Dhabi by quite a margin. We have been there for dinner a few times over the last 2-3 years and every time it was a very special and memorable evening. Highly recommended for any special occasion. Simon

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A visit to Abu Dhabi needs to include a stop at the Emirates Palace. While at the palace you should have lunch or dinner at the Mezzaluna Restaurant. We had a 5 star lunch at this restaurant. The food was amazing. The 4 types of bread brought to your table are delicious but the olive oil/balsamic dipping sauce was made... More 

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 February 2017

What a wormly welcome with a beautiful smile from Lindah! She is amazing as she welcomes you with a smile and tone. We had a special service, the embience and location is superb. Staffs are friendly and pactual, food was delicious and I loved the linguine dish. Big up to kitchen team and thanks for the excellent service. It was... More 

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Wetherby, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Dinner outside in beautiful surroundings with beach views, romantic lighting and the sound of running water. Very good Italian fare and good service but being within the Emirates Palace the drinks are top prices (you knew this when you booked the place) I thoroughly recommend this restaurant.

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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121 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Sometimes you like to select and to try Special Food you don't know yet, then it's the place for dinner, offering indoor or outdoor seatings

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Validated Parking
Good for
View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emirates Palace Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi 39999, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 690 9000
Description
Take a culinary tour of Italy with Mezzaluna restaurant, known for the best Italian food in Abu Dhabi. Regional dishes from across the beautiful country of Italy form a menu that is truly unique, and lovingly prepared by the genius hands and heart of our passionate Chef. While dining on authentic fine Italian cuisine in the surrounds of Mezzaluna's expertly designed, custom-created terrace, it is easy to imagine yourself dining in the beautiful trattorias of Lombardia, Umbria or Toscana, with their tree-lined roads, rolling hills and sun-kissed fields. With echoes of a hot Italian summer, the Abu Dhabi weather permits you to dine al fresco with your family and friends, while trying new and exciting dishes in our award winning Italian restaurant. Two private dining rooms are also available for groups of up to 16 people and are available for early reservations for special celebrations, or to catch up with good friends over great Italian food. Mezzaluna has won awards as one of the top Italian restaurants in Abu Dhabi for the unique dishes and culinary offerings crafted here. Mezzaluna is located on the ground level of the Emirates Palace and has glorious views of the picture-perfect sandy beach, crystal blue waters of the Arabian Gulf and the Emirates Palace Marina. "La scoperta di un piatto nuovo è più preziosa per il genere umano che la scoperta di una nuova stella." Brillat-Savarin (The discovery of a new dish is more precious to human beings than the discovery of a new star.)

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?