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Emirates Palace, West Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi 39999, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 9000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Emirates Palace, West Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi 39999, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very nice Food and very nice People vuoi tirare excellent expecial Ram Venosa outlet you feel home the Classic place where you love to comeback

Thank Ernesto P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Top quality Italian restaurant within a fabulous hotel. Staff were attentive but allowed an intimate experience. Sitting on the terrace in November was just divine

1  Thank leoharney
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sitting outside eating a wonderful meal at a palace. Hard to beat! Our waiter was awesome - he recommended a lot of great plates that we would usually hesitate in ordering but his suggestions were all spot on! We tried camel tongue - yes, it...More

1  Thank Christat13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Incredible food, incredible service, incredible setting. By far one of the best meals I've ever had.

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1  Thank samsarsam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a very excellent restaurant with a wonderful food, great surrounding and a very good service! We like that place and will come back!

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1  Thank 410silvesterm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a beautiful, romantic restaurant at the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi. You can be sure, that your dinner will be perfect here! The Staff is very polite, the manager Danny Paternoster does his best to fullfill the request of his guests. Keep...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We all enjoyed this place the food was superb and so was the service the all the dishes were well cooked and the setting was stunning great place .

Thank Martino B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning setting, beautiful food, attentive staff. We had a fabulous evening at this gorgeous restaurant. Can recommend it highly enough.

Thank NigelM1964
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The atmosphere is nice and the staff are constantly “on the run” to provide good service. (To be expected from a restaurant in the Emirates Palace) But, unfortunately the food was a bit average. Perhaps we were expecting more because this restaurant was in the...More

Thank Ninodebalia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was not great, my Wife and I ordered the Lasagna, very stodgy and no seasoning. Service from the staff was good and attentive which made up for the poor food.

Thank Jason M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emirates Palace, West Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi 39999, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 690 9000
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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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