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Sayad Restaurant

Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 690 7999
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (34 reviews)
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Corniche Rd, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

My wife and I ate here several times whilst holidaying at the Emirates Palace. We ate from the half board menu, and the choice was excellent. I couldn't believe this restaurant was part of the half board package.The menu, surroundings and service are akin to...More

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 26 September 2017

everything was perfect, the members of the staff, the food, the ambience. I suggest it for a romantic date. unforgettable.

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1  Thank maurino D
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Absolutely beautiful food and wonderful staff - presentation was wonderful and restaurant was decorated beautifully

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1  Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 22 September 2017

It was with great expectations that I booked a table for the Mexican Michelin Starred chef Carlos Gaytan who was hosted by Emirates Palace's Sayad Restaurant. Unfortunately it was a serious disappointment and given that traditional Mexican food is my favourite cuisine, it was really...More

Thank dabhand123
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Even if not a big sea food fan you will find a dish that you will love. Nice atmosphere and great service from the team with special mention to Lhaki who looked after us on both our visits. Must try Scallops Caviche & Turbot.

1  Thank CTS66
Reviewed 14 September 2017

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 6 September 2017 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 27 August 2017

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

1  Thank Denise D
Reviewed 22 August 2017

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 17 August 2017

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
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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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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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