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Bord Eau

Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 509 8555
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
“caviar” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (8 reviews)
6:30 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just had the most amazing experience with the tasting menu and wine pairing. The food was juuuuuuuust incredible and every wine was a perfect match. Would I go again? Every day if I could. Just perfect. Thanks soooo much for such an experience

Thank Philippe M
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Our first wine and canape evening last night. Thought we would try something different and we loved it. A warm welcome on arrival. The restaurant is beautiful with a great atmosphere. The evenings wines were from Chile and were all spectacular. It was nice to...More

Thank Clare F
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

When you are a fine diner, you always search and seek the best ... ALWAYS... I have been around the world and have tried many, many michelin star restaurants (1,2,3 michelin stars) and non did hit the spot as Bord Eau. The food is always...More

Thank Falah A
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Bord Eau is a place we like to visit regularly. The food is obviously in the French direction but should cater for all taste. We feel home there.

Thank mren
Reviewed 28 April 2018

I was amazed by the attentiveness and accommodation of each staff in Bord Eau. They made sure we are delighted from appetizers to desserts. The food was delicious and the service was outstanding! It was definitely a night to remember!

Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

We were a group of four who loves exploring and finding new cuisine. The food was absolutely wonderful, from preparation to presentation, very pleasing. And also not to forget the staff who are very accomodating. For those who are not a wine lover, like some...More

Thank Jhun1983
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Great service, lovely food, not cheap but worth a visit. Staff friendly and attentive Several menus to choose from

Thank SharonJS2016
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This was our third visit to Bord Eau Restaurant. Each time we have been delighted with the food and service. Everyone is made to feel welcome, and nothing is too much trouble. The chef even made a main course especially for our daughter which was...More

Thank R4507HCdavidp
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The food was just fabulous. The service and staff were excellent. It was a wonderful experience. Not cheap, but never expected it to be. But we certainly got our money's worth - even a welcome glass of champagne. Small restaurant, thus cosy (but the tables...More

Thank RayB880
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Dear RayB880, Firstly, thank you for your wonderful praise on the food and service at Bord Eau, it makes us very proud. Thank you especially for your comments regarding your arrival concerns, we will have this looked into and ensure our colleagues are all fully...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Amazing place, just a fantastic experience, welcomed by a complimentary glass of Champagne. What a way to start. Excellent service from a knowledgeable waiter/sommelier who clearly enjoyed and shared our passion for good food. We had the blind tasting menu with wine pairing, excellently paired...More

Thank Sven P
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Dear Sven P, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are delighted to learn that you have enjoyed our offerings at Bord Eau, I'll be sure to pass on your comments to our colleagues. We very much look forward to having the pleasure...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$100 - US$250
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 509 8555
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Bord Eau is the ultimate restaurant for French fine dining in Abu Dhabi. In the setting of a chic dining room that boasts opulent fabrics and furniture, the chef de cuisine prepares seasonal fresh produce flown in from France and serves each dish as an artistic expression. Bord Eau offers a superb a la carte menu and for the ultimate Bord Eau experience, the blind tasting menu is a must. Quiet instrumentals and a warm ambiance complement the rich gastronomy to create an intimate dining experience. To maintain a peaceful environment, children under 12 years old are not permitted in the restaurant.
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