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Don’t Miss It! Dine in luxury for only AED 195!

For the first time ever residents and visitors alike will be able to immerse themselves in luxury dining from 1-30 September 2016, for a set price of AED 195 net per person.

Foodies can enjoy a selection of gourmet 3 course cuisines at Abu Dhabi’s most sought after restaurants.

Boasting 30 amazing participating restaurants, Dining and Nightlife Abu Dhabi Restaurant Month will offer something for every palate from Indian, Steak, Thai, Sushi, Arabic, Greek to Latin American.

Participating Restaurants below,

Catch – Seafood, Sushi
Located in the stunning Nation Riviera Beach Club, Catch plays a cinematic role in the hospitality scene that evokes all the senses in a far more immersive manner than just being a restaurant. With artistic presentation of its inventive seafood cuisine, gracious performance of its team, panoramic views of Arabian Gulf, stylish décor and mix of contemporary music, Catch is a journey and destination unto itself.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Avocado salad with warm tofu, shaved green asparagus and ponzu sauce. Spicy tuna sushi roll with fresh minced tuna, scallion, avocado, sesame seeds, pickled cucumber and kimchee sauce. Grilled organic salmon with tomato condiment and lemon butter sauce and for dessert pineapple cheese cake.
Catch, Nation Riviera Beach Club, 02 611 0909

Tamba – Indian Inspired
An ingenious reinterpretation of the flavours of the subcontinent, with a contemporary twist. A stunning, loft-style setting designed to foster social interaction and culinary discovery. Tamba’s dishes combine the finest seasonal ingredients with a precise, exquisite technique and beautiful presentation. The menu encourages sharing and experimentation, retaining the social aspect of traditional Indian dining.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Okra kurkure lababdar. Black cod tamarind jaggery. 48 hour slow cooked lamb shank rogan sauce and finish with caramelized banana toffee cake.
Tamba, The Hub at The Mall, World Trade Center, Level 6, 02 672 8888

BU! – Latin American
Focusing on the three main tenants of great food, great mixers and great entertainment BU! introduces cutting-edge Latin American inspired cuisine, prepared in a modern style and presented in an environment that is effortlessly chic with a worn-in industrial elegance and an energized vibe moving from day to night.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Guacamole. Beef milanesa sliders, avocado, Edam cheese with black beans. Dory fish, cabbage, chipotle mayonnaise and avocado tacos and crispy puffed rice, creamy milk rice pudding with vanilla, orange zest for dessert.
BU!The Hub at The Mall, World Trade Center Mall, Level 4, 02 666 8066

Inakaya – Japanese, Robatayaki, Sushi
Inakaya, dubbed an interactive theatre, presents a distinctive dining experience called Robatayaki, a Japanese grilling art that is as much a performance as it is a way of cooking. Staff are traditionally dressed in kimono and happi coat-style uniforms adding to the authenticity of the restaurant. Be sure to try the black cod we think it’s the best in the city!

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Salmon and avocado maki roll. Miso marinated black cod fillet with basil miso sauce. Angus beef tenderloin, leek miso sauce and mix vegetable. Grilled yellowtail fillet with choice of sea salt or teriyaki sauce and a refreshing sorbet to finish.
Inakaya, Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, 02 404 1921

Brasserie Flo – French, Seafood
Traditional French specialties served in true ‘brasserie’ style. Located in the Venetian Village Abu Dhabi, Brasserie Flo offers the chic dining experience you would expect from a French restaurant. The bar and dining area offer a charming and intimate setting with the stylish wall mirrors and comfortable seating allowing you to enjoy an evening of fine dining.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Snails cooked in garlic butter. Soulard duck confit, herb crushed potato and wild mushroom sauce. 250gr grilled striploin steak with French fries, mixed green salad and crème brûlée to conclude the evening.
Brasserie Flo, Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, 02 404 1931

Todd English’s Olives – Mediterranean
Todd English’s Olives is the brand of the much celebrated celebrity chef Todd English. Having earnt himself the respect of diners from the USA to the UAE, Todd English’s chefs have prepared a thrilling menu for Dining and Nightlife Abu Dhabi Restaurant Month. Don’t miss your chance to dine at the much celebrated Todd English’s Olives.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Seared duck foie gras steak with herbed blinis, balsamic fig compote, cranberry jus. Steamed black mussels with beef chorizo, curried tomato sauce, basil leaves. Seafood risotto with scallops, shrimps, crab meat, lobster, parmesan and tiramisu to finish.
Todd English’s Olives, Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, 02 404 1941

Barfly by Buddha Bar – Asian, Sushi
Barfly by Buddha Bar is a restaurant and supper club and possibly one of Abu Dhabi’s coolest hangouts. Barfly was developed by George V Eatertainment, also the creators of the successful Buddha Bar. Since it first opened in Paris in 1996 these venues have become a celebrity hotspot. Barfly by Buddha Bar’s raw industrial design give it an edgy feel over other venues.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Tuna and crab tartare with avocado salsa, citrus dressing and grapefruit segments. Szechuan and cumin beef, slice beef tenderloin, caramelized onion and coriander leaf. Black truffle and mushroom risotto and chocolate fondant with vanilla ice cream for dessert.
Barfly by Buddha Bar, Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, 02 404 1951

Brasserie Angélique – French
Jumeirah’s award winning French restaurant offers you authentically inspired French cuisine. The talented chefs truly understand the artistry and subtlety of French cuisine and its myriad of flavours. With its extravagant, French-inspired interior, Brasserie Angélique makes you feel as if you have found your very own corner of France. And once your food arrives, you will be convinced. From exquisite seafood dishes to unforgettable desserts, come and experience the flavours of France as they should be.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Warm goats’ cheese salad with herbes de provence, beetroot, poached pear and balsamic vinaigrette. Baked salt crusted sea bream, shaved fennel, cardamom wild rice, braised endive and lemon butter sauce and for dessert a selection of artisan cheese, dried fruits, nuts, bread and crackers.
Brasserie AngéliqueJumeirah at Etihad Towers, 02 811 5666

BiCE – Italian
Discover authentic Italian dining at BiCE with its contemporary design and the ambience of the Italian charm. BiCE offers the exceptional combination of modern and traditional Italian cuisine. With both indoor and al fresco seating, BiCE restaurant at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers is the perfect venue to indulge in sumptuous Italian dishes.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Fried calamari and shrimps with vegetables. Homemade tagliatelle, veal and beef ragout bolognese style. Hazelnut cake with marsala sabayon, chocolate ice cream to finish a delectable dining experience.
BiCE, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, 02 811 5666

Tori No Su – Japanese
This sleek, modern and award winning Japanese restaurant offers contemporary dishes, dreamt up by kaiseki-trained chef. The highly skilled team have created a mouth-watering menu for Dining and Nightlife Abu Dhabi Restaurant Month, so get out your fanciest frock and dine in luxury at Tori No Su.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Sushi and sashimi platter; chef’s selection of sashimi and nigiri sushi, grilled seafoods. Salmon miso-zuke, prawn teriyaki, kingfish miso mayo with vegetable sesame sauce and to finish mochi ice cream with tropical fruits and raspberry sauce.
Tori No Su, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers, 02 811 5666

Byblos Sur Mer – Lebanese
The ultimate Lebanese dining experience awaits you at the award winning Byblos Sur Mer. Offering a spectacular variety of traditional Lebanese dishes, prepared by expert chefs, Byblos Sur Mer will offer you the true taste of Lebanon. Set over two floors with a spacious terrace relax and take in the spectacular marina views.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Fattouch an oriental vegetable salad, sumac bread, walnut and molasses. Sujok, a spicy lamb sausage, tomato and onion provencal. Machawi mchakalah a mix grills platter consisting of taouk, lamb tikka, kofta and the resident’s favourite kunafa a cheese and semolina, pudding with sugar syrup.
Byblos Sur Mer, InterContinental Abu Dhabi, 800 423 463

Circo – Italian
Circo offers Italian flair built upon a foundation of signature Tuscan recipes from the kitchen of Maccioni matriarch Egidiana. The menu is served in a lively setting reminiscent of the old-style European circus tents which inspired the restaurant’s name. Circo’s dining room takes guests on a journey from the lively streets of Abu Dhabi to a playful European carnival tent through its imaginative and charming design. The radiant colour palette and cheerful decor create a vibrant, whimsical and dynamic ambiance that is enhanced by luxurious interior design.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, salt cured red tuna crudo, baby arugula, orange and ruby red grapefruit, shaved fennel, radish, candy -striped beet, kumquat marmalade. Gulf sole fillet in crusty focaccia, mixed sautéed’ vegetables and pesto butter sauce. For dessert Circo’s panna cotta with lychee granite, porthole berries infusion and caramelized cherries.
Circo, InterContinental Abu Dhabi, 800 423 463

Belgian Café – Belgian, European
Belgian Café Abu Dhabi is a great local hangout offering the best of Belgian and European cuisine. This venue is always busy especially on weekends. The Belgian Café offers a little piece of old Brussels right in the heart of Abu Dhabi. A clear favourite to unwind after a busy working day or start your well-deserved weekend, the Belgian Café terrace serves up for any occasion. Add to that, a marina view that never disappoints.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Pink roscoff onion soup with bone marrow, chicken broth and emmental crouton. Spring chicken, poached apple, glazed baby carrot, apple mash with mushroom ragout. For dessert a must try dish, traditional Belgian waffle with chocolate sauce and a choice of vanilla ice cream or strawberries and whipped cream.
Belgian Café, InterContinental Abu Dhabi, 800 423 463

Benihana – American, Japanese
The live Teppanyaki cooking experience and the charm of a contemporary American-Japanese restaurant make Benihana one of the finest places to dine in the capital. With a theatrical, “in-the-round” seating arrangement Benihana provides guaranteed entertainment for the whole family. Come for dinner with a show.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Crunchy spicy salmon roll with trio sashimiRocky’s choice special, black cod teriyaki, lobster, salmon served with hibachi vegetables and hibachi rice and finally end the night with cheese cake gyoza a deep fried cheese cake dumplings served with vanilla ice cream and chocolate sauce.
Benihana, Beach Rotana, 02 697 9011

Indigo – Indian Fusion  
Indigo is a modern Indian restaurant with an avant-garde approach to North Indian cuisine and homely choices for the traditional palette. Guests will find contemporary favourites on the menu or they can choose to indulge in delectable signature dishes.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Seafood pakora with fig and berry chutney. Tiger Prawn moilee in a fenugreek and lime leaf infused in coconut curry. For dessert, fennel seed infused dark chocolate mousse with thandai parfait and mango coulis.
Indigo, Beach Rotana, 02 697 9011

Rodeo Grill – Fine Steaks and Grills
Located in the heart of Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi, Rodeo Grill sets the standard for today’s modern steakhouse. Featuring warm grey timbers that line the walls and floor, experience a contemporary dining experience with global influences. Using the finest and freshest ingredients, from prime aged beef to shellfish all of the cuisine is cooked in the signature Josper wood-fired oven, giving a new meaning to “The Art of Steakmanship”.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Beef steak tartar with potato chips and truffle mayonnaise. Roasted veal loin with cauliflower, potato beignets and herb jus and chocolate fondant with white coffee ice cream and mango coulis to finish.
Rodeo Grill, Beach Rotana, 02 697 9011

P&C by Sergi Arola – Spanish
In his first venture into the Middle East, Chef Sergi Arola, a celebrity chef, has woven his signature Spanish magic seamlessly with the beauty of Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi. Chef Arola has taken the concept of tapas and made it his own to create an exquisite dining and lounging destination where guests can taste his new approaches to traditional cuisine. Relax in the stylish black décor of the dining room or the cool, crisp white of the upstairs bar and get ready to enjoy an authentic experience that is worthy of Michelin stars.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Ceviche, sea bass, fresh coconut, lime juice, red onion, coriander and guacamole, served with home-made tacos. Empanadillas, homemade crispy dough filled with king crab and prawns with pimiento del piquillo dip and to conclude Arola’s sweet tapas, the best three signature tapas convert into dessert.
P&C by Sergi Arola, Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri, 02 509 8555

Bord Eau – French
In the setting of a chic dining room that boasts opulent fabrics and furniture, chef de cuisine prepares seasonal fresh produce that is flown in from France and serves each dish as an artistic expression. This year Bord Eau has created a stylish yet elegant Dining and Nightlife Abu Dhabi Restaurant Month menu to allow you to taste the very best of French cuisine.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Fresh local tuna with south of France perfume, balsamic, Iranian saffron and tomato jam. Grilled pigeon breast with potato stuffed and shallots stewed. Line caught French sea bass, Mediterranean grilled vegetables, and basil flavours and finally French style lemon tart for dessert.
Bord Eau, Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri, 02 509 8555

Li Jiang – Southeast Asian
A modern Southeast Asian restaurant with an open kitchen, Li Jiang whets the appetite for all things spicy, authentic and Oriental. Meaning “beautiful river” in Chinese, Li Jiang reflects resort’s location on the Grand Canal. An open kitchen, where diners can watch as chefs create homemade dim sum as well as authentic rice and noodle dishes is the centrepiece of the modern Southeast Asian restaurant. An outdoor terrace tucked away in the olive grove affords spectacular views of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Wasabi prawns with avocado and mango salsa. Ginger lotus sea bass with lotus leaf, galangal, turmeric, crispy shallot and ginger chili lime dressing and last but not least the dessert, sticky rice mango with vanilla ice cream.
Li Jiang, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, 02 818 8282

Benjarong – Thai
Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi’s signature Benjarong Thai restaurant serves authentic Royal Thai cuisine in a unique space that fuses contemporary style with traditional Thai design. With recipes that have been passed down over generations, Benjarong brings the best flavours and tastes of Thailand to Abu Dhabi!

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Crispy salmon salad with lemon grass, lemon leaves, shallot and mint. Wok fried king prawns with cashew nuts and capsicum and sticky rice with sweet mango for dessert.
BenjarongDusit Thani Abu Dhabi02 698 8095

18 Degrees – Mediterranean
Using simple flavours to enhance the inherent freshness of locally sourced produce, 18° offers specialty dishes inspired by the gastronomic heritage of the Mediterranean cuisine. Three show kitchens with interactive counters add to the theatrical “mise en scene” of the restaurant. Located on Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi’s 18th floor, the restaurant’s dining room is sophisticated and modern with a spacious seating style featuring traditional and high bar tables, booth seating and an outdoor terrace.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Beef tenderloin carpaccio with rocket and parmesan. Seafood risotto with carnaroli rice, prawns, clams and scallops.  Local tuna with lemon, capers and a dash of parsley and crema catalana to conclude.
18 Degrees, Hyatt Capital Gate Hotel, 02 596 1440

Sontaya – Asian Fusion, Thai
Sontaya, meaning sunset in Thai, is the seductively beautiful venue at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, set amongst a series of floating pavilions that look out to the beach and across the turquoise Arabian Gulf. Featuring enchanting ambience and flavoursome fare, the pavilions and terraces overlooking shimmering pools exude romance by night, while signature beverages complement the restaurant’s cheerful energy during the day.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Sontaya’s selection for 2 people; Sontaya spring roll, grilled tofu satay, chicken pandan, pan fried fish cakes and banana blossom salad, accompanied with pickled vegetables, sweet chili and spicy sour sauce. Stir fried chicken in Thai chili paste, capsicum, onion, cashew nut, topped with crispy vermicelli and caramelized chili banana for dessert.
Sontaya, The St Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, 02 498 8443

Villa Toscana – Italian
Located within the stunning St Regis Abu Dhabi is Villa Toscana, serving hand-crafted, regional Italian specialties from Tuscany, Umbria, and Emilia-Romagna. Villa Toscana’s design creates the feel of visiting the inviting summer home of an Italian noble.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Burrata served with the pappa al pomodoro, focaccia croutons and basil pesto emulsion. Veal agniolotti vaccinara style with pistachio castelmagno cheese. Grilled rack of lamb marinated in fresh rosemary and mint. For dessert what else but Villa Toscana’s delicious traditional tiramisu.
Villa Toscana, The St Regis Abu Dhabi, 02 694 4553

Market Kitchen – Modern American Cuisine with Local Influence
Market Kitchen is a stylish as they come. The contemporary textured backdrop overlaid with carefully considered lighting, exposed white brick verticals are highlighted by rich timber flooring, whilst woven leather and printed linens add softness and sophistication. A full height fire pit wall connects the lower level to the mezzanine bar, where an intimate lounge feel is accented by an open back counter. Guests on the gantry gaze down on a central olive tree, which creates a courtyard feel whilst soaking up the Market experience.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Crackling sea scallop with cucumber-mango salad. Soy glazed short ribs with apple-jalapeño purée and rosemary crumbs and to finish your dining experience, salted caramel ice cream sundae with peanuts, popcorn and chocolate fudge sauce.
Market Kitchen, Le Royal Méridien, 800 101 101

Stratos – Revolving Lounge Bar and Grill
From its eclectic selection of freshly prepared drinks, the 360 views of the city and lavishly gastronomic experiences, Stratos promises to take guests on a true journey of the senses. The only revolving bar and lounge concept in the capital, Stratos is located at the highest point of the majestic Le Royal Méridien Abu Dhabi. Towering as a beacon above the capital and celebrating the idea of beauty in motion, Stratos aspires to take the hospitality experience to the next level, from the five-star welcome to the personalized service philosophy.  Guests will revel in Stratos’ status whilst enjoying perfectly crafted beverages and exquisite bites.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Caesar salad with baby gem, croutons, slow poached egg and veal bacon powder. Sword fish loin steak with red pepper relish and sticky toffee pudding with hot toffee sauce and vanilla bean ice cream for dessert.
Stratos, Le Royal Méridien, 800 101 101

Acropolis – Greek
Acropolis at Le Méridien Abu Dhabi offers authentic Greek cuisine with fresh seasonal ingredients coming straight from Greece. Situated in the heart of the renowned Méridien Village, Acropolis inspires all the senses with its relaxed, warm ambiance and gracious service.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Cabbage rolls stuffed with rice and minced beef. Crumb fried calamari with lemon. Stuffed peppers, tomatoes and zucchini with aromatic rice and vegetables. Selection of traditional Greek sweets with pistachio and vanilla ice cream plus enjoy two complimentary selected beverages per guest!
Acropolis, Le Méridien, 02 644 6666

Crust – Healthy Global Cuisine
Crust is a modern, market-themed neighbourhood restaurant. Set on the first floor of Four Seasons Abu Dhabi with both indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the water. This is a casual, energising spot for freshly prepared wholesome food. A meeting place for the entire Al Maryah Island community, Crust is a comfortable destination for both business and social occasions. The spotlight is on freshly baked breads, authentic comfort foods and healthy, wholesome specialties. Friendly staff members deliver efficient service that never feels rushed.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Cured and dried sliced meats and cheese with olives and honeycomb. Kale, breaded and fried duck egg with lemon vinaigrette. Chicken parmigiana, fresh mozzarella, tomato sauce and mix leaves salad. For dessert, apple pie with fresh whipped cream, caramel, cinnamon and ice cream.
Crust, Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island, 02 333 1600

Punjab Grill – Indian
Since its inception, Punjab Grill has become one of the most critically acclaimed gourmet fine dining restaurants in India and is considered by many a crown jewel of North Indian frontier gourmet cuisine. Ranked as one of the highest restaurants in Abu Dhabi on Zomato and the highest Indian restaurant in Abu Dhabi, Punjab Grill has yet to disappoint anyone that passes through its doors. Punjab Grill takes you on a culinary journey into the grandeur of undivided Punjab. The experience is an exploration of the extraordinary diversity of the frontier region’s food.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Spinach patty with mango preserve. Baked Nile perch with porcini korma and green apple foam. Chicken marinated with Punjabi spices, makhani sauce and bhindi kurkuri. Chargrilled tenderloin chunks, crushed spices, pickled greens and mushrooms. All that finished off with a generous chocolate cake.
Punjab Grill, Venetian Village, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal, 02 449 9839

Atayeb – Arabic Mediterranean
Translating as ‘delicious food’, Atayeb serves authentic Arabic flavours with emphasis on Moroccan and Emirati favourites. With an ambience that is reminiscent of an old-style community, at Atayeb guests are welcomed into a home rather than a restaurant. Presenting a uniquely home-style experience, the chef’s creations are crafted using traditional recipes that are kept a secret.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Roast eggplant with bell peppers, tomato, onion, lemon, mint, pomegranate, walnut and olive oil. Roast prawns and rucola salad with pomegranate dressing, feta and cracked wheat. Atayeb mixed grill which includes a chef selection of kebab halabi, shish taouk and lamb chops, served with rucola salad, sumac dressing and roast new potatoes with zaatar and a warm Al Ain date soufflé tart served with hazelnut ice cream and pomegranate molasses to finish.
Atayeb, Yas Viceroy, 02 656 0600

Noodle Box – Southeast Asian
Noodle Box offers contemporary Southeast Asian cuisine in casual yet vibrant surroundings. Enjoy the comfort of Noodle Box as the staff cater to your every need. This year the chefs at Noodle Box have carefully crafted a mouth-watering menu for Dining and Nightlife Abu Dhabi Restaurant Month. For AED 195 net you will not want to miss it!

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Deep fried wasabi prawns, cantaloupe melon, wasabi mayonnaise and mango. Hong Kong black pepper beef tenderloin with basil leaves, zucchini, onion and black pepper sauce. Szechuan style steamed seabass with red chili, Szechuan pepper, spring onion, ginger, soy sauce, coriander and a delicious banana fritter with ginger ice cream and nuts to finish your evening.  
Noodle Box, Yas Viceroy, 02 656 0600

Frankie’s Italian Restaurant and Bar – Italian
Frankie’s Italian Restaurant and Bar is a collaboration between famed horse jockey Frankie Dettori and Michelin Star Chef Marco Pierre White. Guests can enjoy authentic Italian cuisine in a bustling indoor venue or at the outdoor courtyard. Drawing on the popularity of its sister restaurant in Dubai, Frankie’s is best described as offering a casual yet engaging dining experience.

Restaurant Month menu highlights include, Prime Angus beef carpaccio rocket lettuce, parmesan, and lemon dressing. Frankie’s traditional oven baked lasagne all topped off with a warm liquid chocolate cake and vanilla ice cream.
Frankie’s Italian Restaurant and Bar, Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, 02 654 3238

Full menus are available on Dining and Nightlife Abu Dhabi Restaurant Month Zomato Collection: