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Sayad Restaurant

Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 7999
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the restaurant is pretty and the staff is attentive and smiling but the food is unequal .. desserts are good but main course is served in ridiculous small portions and it is not tasty anywayMore

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Martin C, General Manager at Sayad Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Franck a, thank you for taking the time and post a review about Sayad on Tripadvisor. We appreciate your comments regarding the attentiveness of our colleagues and taste of our deserts. Sayad restaurant is following the fine dining concept, where guests are expected to...More

Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Another fantastic meal at Sayad, Emirates Palace. Food as fabulous as always and we were treated exceptionally well by Ashish and the rest of the team. Will be returning very soon for some of the best seafood in the UAE!

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

If you have been following my review of the Emirates Palace you will have read my comments that the splendour of the Palace is let down by the quality of the food. This does NOT apply to this place. Invited to attend his restaurant having...More

Thank BXD786
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Good eating place for families.Comparitive price tag is bit high. However affordable not highest range.

Thank Siraj K
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The acclaimed chef's cuisine in a luxury hotel overlooking the sea. Chiic and elegant restaurant where I could celebrate my birthday, pampered with kindness by all the restaurant staff.

1  Thank danielafaccia
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Food was Great and I love the design of the restaurant, so classy. Had a good time with my man on our special day. Til next visit 😁

1  Thank Khel07
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Stayed at the Palace and checked out one of the Restaurants we knew that we couldn't go wrong with that. It met our expectations great service great food great staff .

Thank sevilaxxy
Reviewed 18 May 2018

An excellent meal on the evening of the 26th April with my wife & I. However ONE inconsiderate customer decided to smoke despite there being at least 15 other non-smoking customers. Bringing this to the attention of the delightful Sayad team I was told nothing...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Chander was a amazing waiter! We ya a couple visited emirates palace for the very first time for our honeymoon plus it was our wedding anniversary I couldn’t be happy enough with chanders service he was amazing going the extra mile and also very smiley...More

Thank Sonia A
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Always excellent food and excellent service (Thank you Sonam and the rest of the staff) we eat there several times whenever we stay at the hotel, we're going back to the hotel a couple of times this year and are looking forward to seeing Sonam...More

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Thank Keith W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$200
Dinner, 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, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
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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