SHORTLISTED - Fact Dining Awards Abu Dhabi

2019

INTERNATIONAL

CuiScene – Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

Market Kitchen – Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

Salama’s Restaurant – Al Bateen

Urban Kitchen – Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Crust – Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

Vasco’s – Hilton Abu Dhabi – Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche

Origins – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Sim Sim – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Market at Edition – The Abu Dhabi Edition

ITALIAN FINE DINING

Roberto’s Abu Dhabi – The Galleria

Bice
 – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

Villa Toscana – The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

Cafe Milano – Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

Frankie’s – Fairmont Bab Al BahrSacci – The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa

Cipriani – Yas Island

ITALIAN CASUAL

Spaccanapoli
 – Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi

Pappagallo – Le Meridien Abu Dhabi

Pregos’s – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Dino’s Bistro Italiano – Pearl Rotana Abu Dhabi

Si Ristorante – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Parmigiana – Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche

Mare Mare – Jumeriah at Saadiyat Island Resort

Verso – Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl

Amici – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Circo 
– InterContinental Abu Dhabi

Pizza Di Rocco 
– various locations

MEDITERRANEAN

Giornotte – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Safina – Saadiyat Beach Club

The Beach House – Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Villas

Oléa – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

18 Degrees – Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

Todd English’s Olives – Venetian Village

Eat Greek – The Galleria

Alba Terrace – The Abu Dhabi Edition

FRENCH

Bentley Kitchen – The Galleria

Le Beaujolais – Novel Hotel City Center – Mercure Centre Hotel Abu Dhabi

Bord Eau – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

La Brasserie – Venetian Village

La Petite Maison – The Galleria

MIDDLE EASTERN

Hubbly Bubbly – Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi

Kahraman – Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

Barouk – Crowne Plaza Yas Island

Mezlai – Emirates Palace

Kamoon – Khalidiya Palace Rayhaan By Rotana

Atayeb – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Al-Fanar – Venetian Village

Majilis Saadiyat – Jumeriah at Saadiyat Island Resort

LEBANESE

Byblos Sur Mer – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

Li Beirut – Jumeirah At Etihad Towers

Mijana – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Rozanah – Yas Marina

Al Mayass – Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort

Sambusek – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Dahab Restaurant & Lounge – Hilton Capital Grand Hotel

Maison Beirut – Fairmont bab al bahr

SEAFOOD

Sayad – Emirates Palace

Finz – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Fishmarket – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

Catch – Abu Dhabi Corniche

Flooka – Eastern Mangroves Promenade

Aquarium – Yas Marina

CHINESE

Shang Palace – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Hakkasan – Emirates Palace

Shanghai Surprise – Al Diar Capital Hotel

P.F. Chang’s – Various Locations

Dai Pai Dong – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

SOUTH EAST ASIAN

Cho Gao – Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi

Noodle Box – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Sontaya – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Li Jiang – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Cho Gao Marina Walk – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

Rouge – Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi

THAI

Benjarong – Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Pachaylen – Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa By Anantara

Talay – Le Meridien Abu Dhabi

Lemongrass – The Galleria

Royal Orchid Restaurant – Salam Street

Desert Lotus Thai Bistro & Sushi – One To One Hotel

Mr Miyagi’s – Yas Marina

JAPANESE

Benihana – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Tori No Su – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

Koi Restaurant & Lounge – The Collection, Saadiyat Island

Zuma – Al Maryah Island

Sho Cho – Souq Qaryat Al Beri

Kaizen – Venetian Village

99 Sushi Bar – The Galleria

Cafe Sushi – Fairmont Bab al Bahr

SushiSan – Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi

Kazu – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

INDIAN

Ushna – Souq Qaryat-Al Beri

Tamba – The Hub, World Trade Centre Mall

Indigo – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Peppermill – Various Locations

Angar – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Punjab Grill – Venetian Village

Namak by Kunal Kapur – Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Signature by Sanjeev Kapoor – Nation Galleria

Rangoli – Yas Island Rotana

LATIN AMERICAN

Chamas – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

Noche – Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi

Amerigos – Park Inn By Radisson, Yas Island

El Sombrero – Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort

BU! – The Hub, World Trade Centre Mall

Loca – The Galleria

Coya – The Galleria

Toro Toro – Jumeriah at Etihad Towers

Limo – Bab Al Qasr Hotel

NORTH AMERICAN

Caramel Restaurant & Lounge – The Collection, Saadiyat Island

Stars ‘N’ Bars – Yas Island

TGI Fridays – Various Locations

Texas Roadhouse – Yas Mall

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit – Yas Mall

The Cheesecake Factory – Yas Mall

Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que – Various Locations

STEAKHOUSE

The Forge – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

The Foundry – Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

Butcher & Still – Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi

55&5th, The Grill – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island

Rodeo Grill – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Marco Pierre White – Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

The Meat Co. – Souk Qaryat Al Beri

JW Steakhouse – Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi

The Grill – Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi

Nusr-Et – The Galleria

D’ Capital Steakhouse – Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Ray’s Grill – Jumeriah at Etihad Towers

Oak Room – The Abu Dhabi Edition

FUSION

Trader Vic’s – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Market Kitchen – Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

BU! – The Hub World Trade Centre Mall

Teatro – Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

Smoking Doll – Various Locations

Nolu’s Downtown – The Galleria

Tean – Jumeriah at Saadiyat Island Resort

Buddha Bar Beach – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Pacifico TIKI | Dining & Lounge – Al Bandar, Al Raha Beach

ALL-DAY DINING

The Terrace on the Corniche – The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

Aqua – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Silk Route Cafe – Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi

Sofra-Bld – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Rosewater – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

Latest Recipe – Le Meridien Abu Dhabi

Al Bathna – The Armed Forces Offices Club

C.Taste – Centro Capital Centre

Khayal – Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi

Ginger – Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

White – Jumeriah at Saadiyat Island Resort

AL FRESCO DINING

BBQ Al Qasr – Emirates Palace

Beach House – Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Villas

Afya – Traders Hotel, Qaryat Al-Beri

Cipriani – Yas Marina

Puesta del Sol – Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

Turtle Bay Bar & Grill – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Pacifico TIKI | Dining & Lounge – Al Bandar, Al Raha Beach

Hakkasan – Emirates Palace

Azura Panoramic Lounge – St Regis Abu Dhabi

CASUAL DINING

Bentley Kitchen – The Galleria

Tashas – Al Bateen

Petek Restaurant & Sweets – Al Markaziyah

Carluccio’s – Various Locations

Taqado Mexican Kitchen – The Galleria

Cafe 302 – Al Maha Arjaan by Rotana

Leopold’s of London – Various Locations

Nolu’s Downtown – The Galleria

Pizza Di Rocco 
– various locations

BUSINESS LUNCH

Catch – Abu Dhabi Corniche

Prego’s – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Shang Palace – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri

Todd English’s Olives – Venetian Village

Villa Toscana – The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

Zuma – The Galleria

Nolu’s Cafe – Al Bandar

Dahab Restaurant & Lounge – Hilton Capital Grand Hotel

Maison Beirut – Fairmont bab al bahr

VALUE FOR MONEY

Tarbouche – World Trade Centre Souq

Bonna Annee – Tourist Club Area

Pizza Di Rocco – Various Locations

Barbacoa – Khalifa City A

Le Boulanger – Al Khaleej Park

De Thali – Madinat Zayed Shopping Centre

Mora Levantine – Al Zahiyah

BAR

Stills – Crowne Plaza Yas Island

Ray’s Bar – Jumeriah at Eithad Towers

Jazz Bar & Dining – Radisson Blu Hotel & Resort, Abu Dhabi Corniche

Jazz & Fizz Bar – Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche

Hidden Bar – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

The Retreat – The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa

Warehouse Tapas & Wine Bar – Pearl Rotana Abu Dhabi

Thirsty 1st bar & Lounge – Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi

Library Bar – The Abu Dhabi Edition

St Regis Bar – The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

LOUNGE

Stratos – Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

Zsa Zsa – Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

Skylite Rooftop Lounge – Yas Hotel Abu Dhabi

Blu Sky Lounge & Grill – Southern Sun Abu Dhabi

Velocity – Marriott Hotel Downtown Abu Dhabi

Filini Garden – Yas Island

De La Costa – Saadiyat Beach Club

Annex – The Abu Dhabi Edition

BEACH/POOL BAR

Balcon Lounge & Terrace – Southern Sun Hotel Abu Dhabi

Nahaam – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

Shades Pool Bar – The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa

Eclipse, Terrace Lounge – Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

Glo – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Grills@Chill’O – Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche

Splash Poolside Bar – Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi

Nasma Beachfront Bar – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Cabana Bar & Grill, Nation Riviera – St Regis Abu Dhabi

PUB

Captain’s Arms – Le Meridien Abu Dhabi

Cooper’s Bar & Restaurant – Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

Heroes – Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi

McGettigan’s – Al Raha Beach Hotel

The Sportsman’s Arms – Zayed Sports City

Belgian Cafe – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

PJ O’Reilly’s Irish Pub – Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

The Tavern English Pub – Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort

Porters English Pub – Grand Millenium Al Wahda

Hamilton’s Gastropub – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Victor’s Bar & Restaurant – Hilton Capital Grand Abu Dhabi

CAFE

Tashas – Al Bateen

Jones The Grocer – Various Locations

WhEAT – Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

Leopold’s of London – Various Locations

Fifth Street Cafe – Courtyard By Marriott, World Trade Centre Abu Dhabi

No57 Boutique Cafe – Al Marasy

Pascal Tepper French Bakery – Muroor Road

Cafe 302 – Al Maha Arjaan by Rotana

Sanderson’s Cafe – Al Seef Village

TEA ROOM

Le Cafe – Emirates Palace

Crystal Lounge – The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

Alba – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

The Library – Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Villas

Lobby Lounge – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Observation Deck 300 – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

Al Meylas – Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

The Lounge – The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa

Pearl Lounge – Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl

Andaz Lounge – Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi

FRIDAY BRUNCH

Sky Brunch – 18 Degrees, Andaz Abu Dhabi

The Market Brunch – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Friday Marina Brunch – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

The St. Regis Friday Brunch – The St. Regis Abu Dhabi

Friday Brunch at Olea – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Bubbalicious – The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa

Friday Brunch – Four Season Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island

Devine Table Brunch, Market Kitchen – Le Royal Meridien

Park Brunch – Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Villas

The Brunch – Nahaam, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers

Rose´ Brunch – The Abu Dhabi Edition

Porters English Pub – Grand Millenium Al Wahda

Dahab Restaurant & Lounge – Hilton Capital Grand Hotel

Elements Brunch
– Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

FAMILY-FRIENDLY BRUNCH

Giornotte – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal

Best of the Beach Brunch – Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Friday Brunch – Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort

Sofra Bld – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Friday Fairmont Brunch – Fairmont Bab Al Bahr

The Aqua Brunch – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Stills Picnic Brunch – Crowne Plaza Yas Island

INDEPENDENT WEEKEND BRUNCH

Catch Friday Brunch – Catch Abu Dhabi

Fiesta Del Sol Brunch – BU! – The Hub World Trade Centre Mall

Friday Brunch – Jazz@PizzaExpress – The Hub World Trade Centre Mall

Safina – Saadiyat Beach Club

Friday Brunch, Zuma – Al Maryah Island

Friday Brunch, Coya – Al Maryah Island

Lazy Lunch, Tamba – The Hub World Trade Centre Mall

NEWCOMER

Oak Room – The Abu Dhabi Edition

Buddha Bar Beach – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island

Salama’s Restaurant – Al Bateen

Mare Mare – Jumeriah at Saadiyat Island

Si Ristorante – Saadiyat Rotana Resort & Villas

Mr Miyagi’s – Yas Marina

Verso – Grand Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel & Residences Emirates Pearl

Namak by Kunal Kapur – Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

Dahab Restaurant & Lounge – Hilton Capital Grand Hotel

Maison Beirut – Fairmont bab al bahr