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Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Hyatt Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi 95165, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 596 1440
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inside the Hyatt Capital Gate hotel is the 18 Degrees restaurant and lounge, so named for the 18 degree lean of the building. The property, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, is quiet with outstanding views at all times of day. Some meals have a buffet option, but always have a menu/table service option. Service was notably quite good, and... More 

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Scott_M_SubGuy, your feedback is highly appreciated, thank you for taking time to review 18 Degrees and we will make sure your comments are shared with all the team. More 

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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is located in Hyatt hotel at the 18 floor . A 5 star hotel in Abu Dhabi . It has a beautiful terrace from where you have a beautiful view outside . Inside, everything is exactly what you would expect from a 5 star hotel and a top restaurant . The personal is very polite and ready to... More 

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Burvil, thank you very much for your great review, we are very proud to have been part of your special Valentine's Dinner and will make sure your comments are shared with all colleagues. We look forward to your next visit soon. More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Breakfast Buffet was ridiculously expensive and overpriced. A la cart Breakfast menu was just as expensive. For that price, there should have been way more variety and not just a wide range and plethora of pastries.

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you for your feedback, we are very sorry about your experience, the breakfast price is infact on par with most 5* hotels in Abu Dhabi and we hope to welcome you back for a better experience sometime soon. More 

Abu dhabi
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

I took a friend and her mother to the lounge at Capital Gate for Afternoon Tea. We were served by Margaret who was absolutely amazing. Polite, efficient, calm and friendly; she carefully explained what drinks were available and how long the tea was likely to be. My friend and her mother enjoyed a glass of sparkling wine while we waited... More 

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Ruth A, thank you very much for the lovely review and comments, we have been working tirelessly to improve Afternoon Tea and we're delighted to see that you and your friends enjoyed the experience, Margaret is indeed a star and we'll make sure to pass on your comments. We hope to see you back soon. More 

The Entrance, Australia
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91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Beautifully modern stylish restaurant with amazing views and a very tasty menu. Good sized tapas menu with good high quality meals. Great service from the staff. One thing missing tho but I can't put my finger on it.but I highly recommend this restaurant and if you can sit outside on the patio then do it.

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Mike C, thanks for your review, we're glad you enjoyed your experience at 18 Degrees Restaurant and your recommendation is highly appreciated. More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Our server (kalhara) made our visit very enjoyable. We came in the late afternoon and stayed into the evening. Will definitely return soon.

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear 880123me, we appreciate your feedback and comments, and we are delighted to hear about Kalhara's exceptional service; we all look forward to your return soon. More 

Venice, Italy
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

One of the best restaurant in UAE. The quality is very high and the service is perfect. Maybe not a fast service but it worth the waiting. Every course is made at the moment with precision and care in the big open kitchen. There is not smell of food in the restaurant due to the perfect air system, a thing... More 

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Riccardo-Vce, we appreciate your great review of 18 Degrees Restaurant and will make sure your comments are shared with the restaurant staff and manager. More 

Newtownards, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

food is nice - tapas sized - Mediterranean style - I enjoy the octopus and the lamb - this is also the breakfast restaurant - and the breakfast was good quality

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear TNTaway, thank you for your review and we're glad you enjoyed your meals at 18 Degrees Restaurant. We look forward to your next visit. More 

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14 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

The staff were wonderful, food was good enough if you didn't feel like travelling outside of the hotel.

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Puyat_69, thank you for your review and we trust you had an enjoyable stay at Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi. More 

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61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went for a dinner. The menu seems to have variety of the options. We tried duck leg and salmon which are very nice. We also like the passion fruit drink. The price is a bit high like 60+AED including tax and services. Worth to try!

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imane_haitoute, Public Relations Manager at 18 Degrees, responded to this review

Dear Tanners2521, Thank you for your comments, we're glad you enjoye dthe variety and options and hope to welcome you again soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 140
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Middle Eastern, Italian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:30
Monday
06:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:30
Thursday
06:00 - 23:30
Friday
06:00 - 23:30
Saturday
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Hyatt Capital Gate, Abu Dhabi 95165, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 596 1440
  • This restaurant is at Hyatt Capital Gate
Description
Hyatt Capital Gate Abu Dhabi is one of the leading hotels in Abu Dhabi and is located in the iconic Capital Gate building, a Guinness World Records-certified structure which inclines a record-breaking 18 degrees. Capital Gate, also known as the "Leaning Tower of Abu Dhabi," is the focal point of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre's master development, the largest conference and exhibition venue in the Middle East. Amongst the 5 star hotels in Abu Dhabi, Hyatt Capital Gate presents 189 modern hotel rooms and suites occupying the18th to 33rd floors of the Capital Gate building. The hotel's contemporary design and luxurious styling is complemented throughout with panoramic views from floor-to-ceiling windows. Guests of the hotel enjoy a welcome variety of dining experiences to choose from during their stay, from sweet and savory pastries at Profiterole to delicate Eastern Mediterranean flavours at the hotel's signature award-winning restaurant, 18˚. For informal social and business gatherings, the Pool Bar and Prive are favorites, and the residentially styled Lounge offers an intimate setting for afternoon tea or evening aperos. Within the hotel, four exclusive state-of-the-art salons (boardrooms) are available for meetings and Prive can also transform into a breakout venue for private functions. Abu Dhabi's only spa-in-the-sky experience, Rayana Spa is perched on the 19th floor overlooking the city. The elevated oasis complements the hotel's other wellness amenities which include a fitness centre, suspended outdoor pool and whirlpool. Hyatt Capital Gate, hotel Abu Dhabi is strategically located within walking distance of the UAE capital's embassy and government district. It is less than a ten-minute drive from the UAE Armed Forces General Headquarters (GHQ) and the twofour54 Abu Dhabi Media Zone. A convenient choice of airport hotel in Abu Dhabi, the Capital Gate hotel is just a 15-minute limousine or taxi ride away from the international airport.

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