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TGI Friday's - Dubai Mall

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Downtown Dubai
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Financial Centre Road | 2nd Level, Waterfront Atrium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

why did i even go here. the food was overpriced and it was overcooked. i do not think it was fresh either. plenty of other places to go to if you in dubai mall.

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Thank Shoaib H
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service and cooking time was short. Excellent staff attitude, however make sure you plan your trip to the cloakrooms as they don't have any inside the restaurant, you need to walk back out to the mall facilities which is a minute or so away.

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Thank NYoung82
Lebanon, Tennessee
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5 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, the location is a bit hard to find. Me and my friends had a struggle to find it. we have asked to wait by a not so friendly hostess outside. Since my friends really wanted to try the TGI Fridays here in Dubai we waited for almost half an hour but honestly, the food is not that... More 

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Thank Ms_Lebby
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42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came for some food here so we would get a nice view of the fountains. The food wasn't the best but it was a very busy night with the fountains being on. The view from the balcony was amazing though!

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Thank Charl F
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78 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Can't go wrong with TGI Friday's, you know what you're getting yourself in to! Good food, great location inside the mall but service could improve here slightly, but nevertheless, I had a great time!

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Thank Asma Fahid I
Paris
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

100 m from food court. You need strong willingness to find it. Fortunately you will see red letters sooner or later. We love tgi and eat always there once when we travel with kids (No tgi in France. .. can you believe it). I am happy to have some words with staff but they need to catch the moment when... More 

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Thank 173mohammed
Retford, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Went here last night in the hope of watching the fountains from the terrace but was dissapointed to be told the outside area was closed for renovation. We were sat next to the window but this was blocked out. The worst part - the food. The portions were so big the starter left no room for main - i'm not... More 

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Thank Cheryl A
Oslo, Norway
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Dubai is a place where service and comfort certainly takes a whole new level, however and unfortunately, someone forgot to tell TGI Friday's - Dubai Mall that they were in Dubai. I understand some renovations were ongoing onsite but the place felt really narrow and closed; this is the 1st Friday's we go with no ambient music; at the entrance,... More 

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Thank Waldemar S
Salmiyah, Kuwait
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We were at the mall after done with shopping felt like iced tea. Had a table there and order ice tea which was refilled couple of time then had salted caramel dessert which was great, service is great. Never failed me anywhere on earth.

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Thank Somaya_Semsem
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Food is good. Typical American dish. We tried their dinner meal and it's affordable. You'll have appetizer or soup plus the main course. And you will just add 6 and you will get dessert. Must try it. Service is also good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Halal
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Financial Centre Road | 2nd Level, Waterfront Atrium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown Dubai
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Dubai

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Staying in Downtown Dubai

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Downtown Dubai
You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city and resides in the prestigious Downtown development. Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure area housing not only the world’s tallest building, but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with restaurants, art galleries and children’s play areas. Specially commissioned sculptures line the roads and Downtown is often used as a canvas for modern art displays and community events such as Classic Car Shows and National Day parades. In the cooler months, cross one of the many bridges to the Burj Khalifa park and enjoy a picnic alongside residents and visitors, or enjoy a lunch or dinner watch the dancing fountains. Because of its mixed use, Downtown is a fantastic place to mix with Dubai residents and locals and watch real life unfold in a cosmopolitan environment.
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