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The Californian

24th Floor Dusit Thani Dubai | 133 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 317 4515
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“chimichanga” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Seafood, International, Halal, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
24th Floor Dusit Thani Dubai | 133 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 17 July 2017

It's been quite a while since me and my friends last visited this place. We went for the seafood night last Thursday, and was not disappointed with our decision. I must say that they are still one of my favorite places when I am craving...More

Thank Cindy R
Prateek_Kumar, General Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear Cindy R. Thank you so much for sharing your dining experience with us. We are delighted that you prefer The Californian Restaurant as your favourite seafood destination. The team take pride in its food and beverage most importantly its taste, quality and selection. We...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Quite place ... food was good and the staff were too much supportive and nice. Ms. Salima was so nice and organized the celebration of my daughter birthday ...More

Thank Khaled M
Prateek_Kumar, General Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Dear Khaled M, Thank you very much for sharing your recent experience in The Californian. We are delighted that you chose to celebrate your daughter’s birthday with us. We will share your kind words of appreciation to Khun Salima and the rest of the team....More

Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

I was with my family and asked my friend's for a place to have breakfast before heading to our safary trip and they advice me the californian specially Mr. Mina and how friendly he is. I came and I just was looking for the service...More

Thank Mohamed S
Subarna_Thapa, F&B Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Dear Mohamed S, Thank you very much for taking the time to right your wonderful review on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed our service provided by our staff and the food at our hotel. It is truly overwhelming to...More

Reviewed 29 May 2017

It was planned to go to Jones the Grocer however we decided to try the Friday brunch, Very Good selection of food, High hospitality level from The Executive sous chef Abbas, reasonable price for a brunch, I will definitely come back.

Thank Lars U
Subarna_Thapa, F&B Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Dear Lars U, It is truly overwhelming to read through your kind words. We are delighted that your dining experience in our restaurant met your expectations. To welcome you back in the near future would be our true delight. Best regards, Subarna Thapa

Reviewed 27 April 2017

The Californian, one of the best place for fine dinning experience. Friday brunch is excellent. Amazing atmosphere with perfect food.

Thank Kumudu B
Subarna_Thapa, F&B Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Dear Kumudu B, Thank you for your kind feedback about your dining experience in Californian. We look forward to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the near future. Best regards, Subarna Thapa

Reviewed 23 April 2017

Our experience at The Californian was perfect, we were a large group but all of us felt that we were payed individual attention to our needs by the hostess Anna. She made sure that we all had everything we needed and that any queries we...More

Thank OnkieDonkie
Subarna_Thapa, F&B Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Dear kmorris92, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback. We are glad you received excellent service throughout your dining experience here. Your kind words are greatly appreciated and we are delighted that we were able to provide you with an amazing experience. We look forward...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

I was truly overwhelmed when I got the opportunity to dine in at the cozy and beautiful restaurant ‘The Californian’ at Dusit Thani , Dubai . They have an awesome view overlooking Burj Khalifa from the 24th floor with a spacious dining area. On Fridays...More

Thank anzia_ak
Subarna_Thapa, F&B Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Dear anzia_ak, What a true delight to know that your recent dining experience in Californian was over the top! Thank you very much for sharing your valuable feedback and we hope that we may have the opportunity to delectably serve you well again. Warm regards,...More

Reviewed 25 February 2017

Follow me on instagram: HighExpecTASTEion Mrs and Mr. HighExpecTASTEion visited The Californian, located in the beautiful Dusit Thani hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road, the lobby is beautiful and you know you are in the presence of an extravagant hotel. A short ride to the 24th...More

Thank HighExpecTASTEion
Subarna T, F&B manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Dear HighExpecTASTEion, Thank you for sharing your kind feedback. We are glad you enjoyed our New Orleans Barbecue night, and that you received excellent service throughout your dining experience here. However, we would like to apologize for the fruit issue and rest assured that we...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

The californian restaurant is one of the many restaurant owned by the Dusit Thani Hotel, on Sheikh Zayed Road Nestled in the uppermost portion on 24th floor boasting views of the surrounding area from an interesting new vantage point. The Californian plays host to tantalizing...More

Thank Sidrah H
Subarna T, F&B Manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Dear Sidrah H, Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased to learn that you had an overall positive and enjoyable dining experience with us. We try our best to provide the guests with original and impressive...More

Reviewed 19 February 2017

Every evening except Saturday they have different Theme Night ! The accept Entertainment Voucher for Lunch and Diner! Always have nice deals for different Events, Birthday and Business meetings! Food amazing ! They have main course, salads, desserts - selections of food just amazing. They...More

Thank Lyricahere
Subarna T, F&B manager at The Californian, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Dear Alwayswthyou, It is truly overwhelming to read through your kind words. Thank you and we look forward to gracing you with another memorable experience in The Californian restaurant! Warm regards, Subarna Thapa

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Buffet, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24th Floor Dusit Thani Dubai | 133 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 317 4515
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  • This restaurant is at Dusit Thani Dubai
Description
The light and bright restaurant provides an ideal venue for group buffet breakfast and lunches. The evening is made even more interesting with the launch of its themes nights.
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