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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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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (18 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“souffle” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 162 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went with my husband to celebrate my birthday, i have to say that is the best French restaurant i have tried in UEA, the service is amazing, the staff is attentive, the manager was very helpful he answered all our questions about the food, we...More

Thank Rachel R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Upon entering the impressive restaurant, you immediately feel that the staff is expecting you. You are greeted by the maître and escorted to your table. The menu is handed to you swiftly and explained. You are offered some bread, butters and amuses to go with...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had two very good meals in this restaurant, which shut on Weds 31st of May (during Ramadan) for a month. Other restaurants in the Shangri La remain open (Pearls and Caviar was shut for our stay however). It is pricey but the service is...More

Thank Steve M
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Steve M, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 2 June 2017

I have to start by saying that this Restaurant does not come cheap. It is not for the faint hearted. But if you like superb food, served by impeccable staff, with a warm and friendly atmosphere, in beautiful surroundings, then this is the place for...More

Thank John G
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear John G, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Last time i have been to that restaurant 4 years ago and decide to try it again. Beautiful ambiance, delicious french cuisine and attentive waiters. Thumbs up! My favourite of all times

Thank iren27
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear iren, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the hotel and went to the restaurant. Initially though it was quite formal but was in keeping in traditional french style. Free champagne on arrival, free starter for my wife, food was really good. I had the lamb which was very...More

Thank Neil C
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Neil C, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is one of my hard-to-do reviews. But due to the outcome. I have to give the place a One. We signed up for the Special Bubbly Dinner. We had eaten at the other Shangri-La hotel restaurants and we excited about the set 3 course...More

Thank comst
Reviewed 17 April 2017

When deciding to look for restaurants to propose to my wife I came across this one. It has an amazing view overlooking the Grand Mosque. The atmosphere was perfect and the staff was friendly and assisted the whole evening. The chef even came out and...More

Thank jodaca9601
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear jodaca, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 17 April 2017

The meal and wine pairings were exquisite. There were ten courses. All sized to enjoy the taste while not filling you up. This made for a long enjoyable evening.

Thank Jose O
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jose O, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

5 course blind tasting menu with wine pairing 🤤👌highly recommended for any occasion! I missed to take pictures for most of the courses as the aromas was too tempting 🤷‍♀️ but we started off with Chef's special complimentary amuse-bouche, a creamy mushroom soup with 'escargot...More

Thank wanderlustfoodie28
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear wanderlustfoodie28, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100 - US$250
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:30
Monday
18:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:30
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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