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Eric's

#585 of 8,892 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Karama | Behind World Trade Center Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 396 5080
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Today
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 18:30 - 00:00
Fri 13:30 - 15:30
Sat - Thu 11:30 - 15:30
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Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India
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133 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We had plenty of food from Eric. The Calamary was crisp and tasty. The fried Mackerel was huge, well seasoned, crisp and very filling.The Goanese style Mackerel curry was tangy and spicy. The Semolina fried Bombay Ducks were crisp and fresh. The Minced Kheema Potato pattice was very tasty. Chicken Fried rise and Prawns Schezwan rise were good. Portions were... More 

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Thank Gaurang K
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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89 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

A frind of me invited me to go for dinner at Eric's. Karama, the area where the restaurant is, was the first dorm city in the 70, where the workers , mostly foreign, helping build the new Dubai lived. Suddently you find a very neat façade, tidy, and when entering the impression continues: clean, organized, great ambience. Eric himself seating... More 

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Thank Oscar S
Ashburn, Virginia
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42 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Have heard of this restaurant from a lot of people. Never actually ventured there. Finally, had someone visit us from overseas and they were told to try Eric's while in dubai. So we took them for dinner on a weeknight. It was reasonably busy for a Tuesday. We ordered fantastic lollipops, masala fried prawns, bombil fry, pomfret rechado, mini set... More 

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Thank DRN_13
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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132 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We visited Eric's in a big group on a Friday evening. And people were surprised that I hadn't heard of Eric's before. Apparently, its one of the most famous old time restaurants in Dubai known for their sea food. True to its word, the sea food was phenomenal. Being a Friday night, the place was over-packed, we were lucky enough... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The food at this location is really quite good in terms of quality. The goan curries chicken tikka the fish and even the cauliflower is very good quality. This is a departure from your average Indian meal. Goan cuisine is quite different in terms of spices and flavor.

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Thank hutoxi_antia
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Was told by a friend to go to the famous Erics after living here for several years. Location-wise is not the best looking area in Dubai but the restaurant is very clean and cozy. Mostly Indian Goan food which is quite tasty, food portions are very good and easily two people can eat from one curry and rice order. Waiters... More 

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Thank Jonathan P
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I am a regular at Erics, awesome ambiance with super delicious food.. When at Erics you are well taken care of my Eric and his warm & friendly staff..

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Thank Niall D
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say but researched on tripadvisor when in Dubai as was fed up of rather substandard food. Found this on my last night and was gutted I hadn't heard about it before then! I had Thai starter and Thai curry and my partner had Indian starter and curry. We had a mixture of breads and rice and soft... More 

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Thank SalubriousOne
Crawley UK
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51 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Ok, now I have been living in Dubai for one year. I have explored quite a few "Indian" restaurants, but alas, its a rarity to find a restaurant with the genuine Indian taste...most are Bangladeshi or Pakistani restaurants posing as "Indian". So, what a pleasant surprise, when I had the chance to visit a purely authentic Goan Indian restaurant called... More 

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Thank globetrotterPK
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Sol kadi, Bombil fry, pomfret recheado, prawn mango curry, mutton vindaloo! Lip smacking, reasonably priced and definitely a taste of Goa. I recommend to anybody who wants to try something different.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
Monday
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
Thursday
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
Friday
18:30 - 00:00
13:30 - 15:30
Saturday
18:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karama | Behind World Trade Center Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 396 5080

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?