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Crescent Drive | Lobby Level, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai P.O. Box 45777, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 701 1127
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
“seafood” (24 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 11:30 pmAll hours
Sushi, Asian, Middle Eastern, Indian, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Crescent Drive | Lobby Level, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai P.O. Box 45777, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The buffet is great , very rich . I really enjoyed it every morning . A very wide variety of croissant and viennoiseries.Really each one can find up to his taste and cuisine from East Asia to the extreme West of our globe passing by...More

Thank Nicolas A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had the opportunity to dine here during our business meetings; the lunch is offered buffet style and offers a wide verity of food.

Thank ShaheerJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

sweets are wow and you should try their ice cream .., seafood was so tasty as well and they make steak very good

Thank mostafa876
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place and good breakfasts and friendly service .All u can get what u want very nice for all. Enjoyment more

Thank Mary Jean V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just wow, this is a beautiful restaurant with amazing tasty superfresh food, very welcoming and helpful staff. You just forget yourself anx eat because of the beauty of the food. They have a variety of all around the world open buffet, the seafood is AMAZING

Thank amagdy81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a very nice family lunch or dinner place buffet style good value for money. Good for big groups Service is good Quality of food is also good And it's st the intercontinental hotel so after lunch a coffe at the terrace at choix is...More

1  Thank b a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This buffet for breakfast, lunch or dinner has a huge selection with lots of live cooking. The poached eggs were very good, lots of sushi at dinner and catered for all nationalities

Thank Craig N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoy the food with full of choice. Service was perfect with a lot of staff and friendl/smile. Lack of view/city view during breakfast

Thank adnan m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good Breakfast In Anise Service very good plus Food great full international Buffet Prices moderate Staff friendly

1  Thank bnghanem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The variety and the quality of food are superb and the service was excellent. I would especially like to thank Reah for her professional and warm services.

Thank Yumi K
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Sarah A
6 June 2017|
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Response from Sherin R | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sarah. They have ifthar which costs Aed 215/- per person. As of now there are no EID day dinners.
louise w
22 August 2016|
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Response from AbdullahK | Reviewed this property |
249 AED per person
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 34 - USD 45
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
6:30 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Crescent Drive | Lobby Level, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai P.O. Box 45777, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 701 1127
  • E-mail
With eight live cooking stations modeled on the eight points of the star anise, along with an extensive international buffet, Anise delivers a sensory all day dining experience to remember. Dining comes alive with the interactive chef-to-diner experience presenting a culinary trip around the world by sampling food from different corners of the globe.
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