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) #142 of 9,175 Restaurants in Dubai $$ - $$$ Asian, Chinese, Indian
Crescent Drive | Lobby Level, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai P.O. Box 45777, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 701 1127
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“seafood” (21 reviews)
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Asian, Chinese, Indian, Seafood, International, Sushi, Middle Eastern, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Crescent Drive | Lobby Level, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai P.O. Box 45777, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed today via mobile

Thursday evening - Seafood specials! Food was of high quality, great variety in cuisines & dishes, with meat & chicken options for non-fish fans. Live cooking stations added to the quality of buffet. All staff (incl management & chefs) were extremely customer focused, with can-do...More

Thank HeidiStruiksma
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came across Anise Restaurant quite local to us, we were impressed with how clean the place looked and how the interior was quite stylish, lovely atmosphere and wonderful staff, the food was just mouth watering, we ordered quite a lot of food and everything was...More

Thank HKhatun
Reviewed 4 days ago

Breakfast are great, they have nice Arabic food. All of the staff are nice and they are friendly. The place is beautiful. We will be back again with my family.

Thank Prĩńcĕšš D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed dinner,food was amazing and the staff were accommodating . Nice ambience and table setting was also ok.

Thank dampiledison
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of variety to choose. The staff are so accommodating. Thumbs up. I like the ambience of the restaurant

Thank She T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great selection provided of multiple cuisines that always left us wanting to sample more of their delicacies. Great staff who seemed to really enjoy serving their customers and were also permanently smiling. Breakfast pastries were fresh and numerous, fresh cereals, great omelettes, freshly squeezed juices,...More

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Never had a great experience in other restaurant and the workers are so friendly and sweet so am in love with this place

Thank saudirosetta
Reviewed 1 week ago

i went for a dinner in the week end. food was delicious, a lot of choices, and sushi was simply perfect All food is fresh and about grill products or fried, just ask to any guy and you will receive at the table after a...More

Thank monicamel1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant design is nice as well breakfast and tasty food, selection of food from all the continents and taste was amazing , let you start your day in a good mood.

Thank Balmoral1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went with my extended family to Anise for a special occasion. It was not too crowded for a weekend. The staff were very helpful in setting up tables and chairs for all of us. The variety of food was really good. The fish souk,...More

Thank Nidhi M
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Sarah A
6 June 2017|
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Response from Sherin R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sarah. They have ifthar which costs Aed 215/- per person. As of now there are no EID day dinners.
louise w
22 August 2016|
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Response from AbdullahK | Reviewed this property |
249 AED per person
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$34 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
06:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crescent Drive | Lobby Level, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai P.O. Box 45777, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 701 1127
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With eight live cooking stations modeled on the eight points of the star anise, along with an extensive international buffet, Anise delivers a sensory all day dining experience to remember. Dining comes alive with the interactive chef-to-diner experience presenting a culinary trip around the world by sampling food from different corners of the globe.
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