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Cafe Arabia

15th Street between 2nd/Airport Road and 24th/Karamah | Opposite Al Mushrif Children’s Park, Abu Dhabi 59623, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 643 9699
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
8:00 am - 11:00 pm Hours
Moroccan, Cafe, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15th Street between 2nd/Airport Road and 24th/Karamah | Opposite Al Mushrif Children’s Park, Abu Dhabi 59623, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Really good menu with something for everyone. Location is convenient with plenty of parking (no mawaqif) outside. Staff are nice and food is fresh and tasty. Will go again.More

Thank LondonXYZ1973
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Dear friend , (LondonXYZ1973) It's so kind of you to take the time and write this awsome review! We are delighted & over the moon ❤️❤️❤️ ! Thank you THANK YOU 😍 and please come back soon . Love from your new home in Abu...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

Cafe Arabia is well worth the drive from Dubai. Such a pretty place & the food is as colourful as the decor. As it was a treat for the group, our hostess ordered her favourites & none of the dishes disappointed. We especially love the...More

Thank SingaDiva1
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear SingaDiva Thank you for your review! We can’t wait to see you come back to experience also our currently under refurbishment, new look for the first floor and the roof top garden . Each will take you on a new journey ... to dream...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This cafe really makes me feel like at home.The ambience is very good.I tried the poached egg which was excellent.Service is very good.I recommend you all to visit this cafe.More

Thank George9877
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Dear George Thank you for your lovely review and your kind recommendation. I'm so happy you felt and enjoyed the warmth and love we put into our happy & homely Cafe . We can't wait to see you soon again . Kind regards from all...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

My brother, who was visiting me from the US, really wanted to try traditional Arabic coffee. Before even sitting down, we asked the host of Cafe Arabia if they served Arabic coffee. He said it's not a part of the menu, but then went above...More

Thank Becky T
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Becky We are so touched by the warmth and appreciation of your experience at Cafe Arabia. It inspired us! I promise there will be Arabian coffee. .... in our upcoming new menu, under process as I write! Our new menu will feature a fusion...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Cafe Arabia is a relaxed, friendly place in a mainly residential part of Abu Dhabi. Close to Umm al Emarat Park (formally Mushrif Park) it's a great spot for a coffee, snack, or lunch. I'd recommend the meatballs with poached eggs, and the shish tawouk...More

Thank Crispin2013
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

...and WE ABSOLUTELY LOVE THAT YOU Loved Cafe Arabia! ❤️ Thank you and we all embrace you Crispin into our circle of friends! Pls Come back soon, and bring along your favourite recipe or dish ... we are preparing our winter menu ... your dish...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017

I haven’t been coming to this place often, but after a recent visit I’m starting to change my mind. I went to work on my laptop a bit and have something to eat (the new menu is very interesting). My meal didn’t take long to...More

Thank Nawaf A
Octavian M, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Thank you for the kind words. Have a wonderful day and see you soon.

Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Most tasty coffee and breakfast I tried in this café. Amazing food, service. Shakshuka is very delisios. Very nice atmosphere inside the café. Thanks a lot. You are doing great job.More

Thank Ahmed_abdoul-al
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 July 2017

Dear Ahmed You made our day! We, all, at Cafe Arabia strive to offer a happy and memorable experience and there is nothing more rewarding than receiving a review from our visiting guests to say we actually did well. Thank you for taking the time...More

Reviewed 22 June 2017

A cozy place for weekend breakfast. The interiors are wow, my favorite place is sitting next to the bookcase with cofee. Tried shaksouka, falafel and foul and all taste great!

Thank MimiMimism
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Little quirky place, cosy and great ambience, perfect for a lazy Saturday afternoon, or even for a Business meeting. The food is great, so is the variety of food, hot drinks and cakes. I recommend the new avocado and smoked salmon poached eggs and the...More

Thank Alisa L
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Great place. It is like sitting home in your living room next to your bookcase with coffee in the table. Or having a breakfast... And their breakfast is awesome. Rich and tasty. We had eggs benedict with avocado salad and pancakes and all were just...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 77
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15th Street between 2nd/Airport Road and 24th/Karamah | Opposite Al Mushrif Children’s Park, Abu Dhabi 59623, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 643 9699
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Cafe Arabia is a cultural venue, with three floors featuring Middle eastern culture, Art, English and Arabic library, open roof top terrace with seasonal events, grills, and The first floor Gallery. Food is freshly made to order ,family style meals, fusion and traditional hand me down recipes from family and friends. Our drinks are all made to order. We have perfect space for both business events and personal events . Cafe floors can be fully reserved for functions, we have a catering department ready to cater for all your events. Casual dinning
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