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Sayad Restaurant

Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 7999
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (30 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner in Sayed is amazing, it is such a fantastic combination of the restaurant itself, the sea theme decoration and ambiance made me feel like we are dining in the sea. We had one of the best signature dish is the seafood platter, there are...More

1  Thank Thi Thu Nga T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is one of my favorite and best restaurants in Emirates Palace. The seafood is very delicious. I will recommend calamari and the local food. The best stuff ever! They are very friendly and they are sooo happy I haven't seen such lovely people! Thank...More

2  Thank lucky-soul1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great little restaurant with very knowledgable and helpful staff. The food was excellent with great presentation.

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, Excellent service as always, stayed at the Emirates Palace for 9 nights and went to Sayad for 3 of those nights, which is the same as the last time we stayed, going back in September and will be sure to go to Sayad...More

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1  Thank Keith W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went there because of good reviews about seafood. 5 stars + to all the staff for the courtesy (they provided me with a thobe because I was wearing shorts and there is a dress code). On top of that, suggestions on the menu items were...More

1  Thank manlog
Reviewed 25 July 2017

My family and I were referred to this restaurant by our hotel and it was nothing short of the best dining experience I have ever had. The service was incredibly kind, welcoming, and had a great sense of humor. Our food was both delicious and...More

3  Thank Kris B
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We had the menu for half board, mainly because we had the option as part of our room rate. This menu however should be comparable to the al a carte menu. If it was then I feel sorry for the al a carte guests. Our...More

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3  Thank PaulDWest-Sussex
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Our team dined at the Sayad Restaurant earlier this week and the experience was truly phenomenal. Sayed offers Impeccable service, fabulous food and ambiance that set's itself apart from other fine dinning establishments.

4  Thank magellan636
Reviewed 14 July 2017

With a focus on seafoods we found everything too like here. The freshness, flavoring so, and presentations were outstanding. I could eat herer forever and never leave.

2  Thank opete
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We are staying at Westin and wanted to try Bussola as it was recommended as one of the best restaurants at the hotel. First impression was quite good; nice atmosphere and decor, service minded staff and actually quite good food. However, a pleasant dining experience...More

1  Thank superto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 200
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 690 7999
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With our beautiful year round sunshine, and perfect location by the sea, it is no surprise that Emirates Palace excels in serving the best seafood in Abu Dhabi. Sayad Restaurant (Sayad is Arabic for 'fisherman') offers discerning seafood lovers a daily menu of light and delicious fare with a fresh, modern twist from our kitchens. Our talented and passionate chefs are excited when it is time to inspect the daily catch. They use their skills, creativity and international inspirations to craft fresh dishes each day for your delectation. As is befitting of the best seafood restaurant Abu Dhabi, the Sayad Restaurant creations are crafted to bring out the delicate and delectable flavours of each fish and crustacean. Cool, contemporary décor and a stylized interior design create a classical and chic atmosphere that makes Sayad the ideal dining venue. This is the perfect choice for stylish modern couples, best friends catching up over dinner, business movers and shakers, and of course lovers of fine dining.
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