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King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St | InterContinental Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi PO Box 4171, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 666 6888
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12:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:30 - 23:00
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks for helping rescue this little creature tonight. Very much appreciated by me and the wee birdy as you can see...

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Thank Tony B
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing restaurant and we ended up eating 3 times here during our holiday. The freshest of fish to choose from, with excellent side dishes and service. A must if you can and you love seafood.

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Thank ElsieLondon
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinning experience is quite unique. Friendly and service minded staff, they were very helpful in choice of fish and how to cook it.

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Thank Kobberoe
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63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

The Fishmarket restaurant belongs to the Inter Continental hotel, so it can serve alcoholic beverages. You choose the items you want to have, the waitress picks those into a plastic bag and takes those to the chef for the meal. When there is a group of people choosing the food at the same time, you've better remember, what you pick!... More 

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Thank Tarmo R
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

best place for seafood lovers, you can choose your own fish same as you are in a fish market, it will be cooked to your perfection by the chefs, thank you Godwin for your help, we will be back soon

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Dorset England
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42 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

The freshest fish beautifully cooked to your choice. Lots of choice for veg, salad, accompaniments etc. Wonderful staff, lovely ambience.

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1 Thank chriskis
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I spent my last night in this fun and informal restaurant. Fresh fish to be selected from the market, than you choose the way you want have it cooked and the side. Everything was sperb!

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Thank Pierfrancesco C
Zurich Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

You choose the fish, mussels, crab, lobster, salmon, vegetable and tell the waiter which one you want and how you want it to be cocked and what dressing, sauce. Grilled, sautéed, fried anything. Oyster sauce, curry, fish sauce you decide Terrasse very nice on the beach of the hotel

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Thank Nolofinwe
London
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I had been before a couple of years ago at lunch on business and it was really good. What a disappointment when I returned with my family. To start with Restaurant is now dated and could do with a refurb. We were met warmly enough but drinks took an age and for some reason arrived in three well separated stages... More 

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Thank Timfromsussex
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

A wet fish restaurant with a twist all the food is prepared 'Thai' style,. Not what we expected so a bit disappointed, however if its what you went for I'm sure its great.

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Thank Paul C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 70 - US$ 150
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud St | InterContinental Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi PO Box 4171, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 666 6888
Description
One of the first and most renowned restaurants in town and. Fishmarket first opened its doors 30 years ago. Pick the freshest seafood, cooked Thai-style and served in a relaxed setting right on the calm water of the Arabian gulf and you have the recipe for a truly legendary dining experience. This award-winning restaurant owes its long-running popularity to a winning formula of superb ingredients and genuinely friendly service. The Fishmarket treats you to a wonderful experience of choosing your food from a display of different fish and seafood to be cooked with a Thai twist, in a charming market setting. Our staff accompany you as you select from a mouth-watering array of the freshest catch, then our expert chefs prepare your choices to your taste.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?