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Mekong

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Experience the vibrant culinary cultures of ¬Thai, Vietnamese and Chinese cuisine at Mekong, our resort's signature dining venue. Named after South East Asia's legendary river, Mekong offers a journey infused with rich and flavourful discovery. Indulge in authentic eastern recipes at rickshaw-style seating and oriental tables, or reserve the discreet private dining room which is perfect for intimate celebrations.
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Second visit since we arrived - absolutely awesome food and service Lovely smiley staff We had 3 different starters and mains to share - they were all delicious We will be back

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank DebbieJayne61
Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated our anniversary @ Mekong and it was great experience. The service by Ayu and ensuring everything was alright was really appreciated. The food too was great especially the pork dish. Would love to go again to Mekong and thank you Ayu for making...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank Anagbera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was in Dubai for an extended layover in Dubai and this one was amazing restaurant. Very delicious food and decent staff

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Leanbemming87
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is very good but what I really liked best about this restaurant was the atmosphere. The decorations were beautiful and somewhat whimsical without being corny. Really enjoyed this restaurant.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Europeaddict
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Europeaddict, I’m thrilled to hear that you enjoyed both, the food and our atmosphere in Mekong. I will pass on your feedback to Chef Kitti and his culinary team. Hope to welcome you next time. Kind regards, Permpol Luachan Assistant Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service is amazing from the moment we arrived to when we left. Love the elephant water feature outside. Food is to a very high standard and the complimentary dish was a nice bonus. Definitely up there as one of the best thai restaurants in Dubai....More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank rishiverma83
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear rishiverma83, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your dining experience. We are so honored and pleased to hear that your visit was enjoyable. Hope to host you again very soon. Kind regards, Permpol Luachan Assistant Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic service- the staff are all so friendly and helpful. There’s a great selection of starters and mains, and the food is absolutely delicious! We’ve returned several times during our stay as it’s so good.More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank CRB-uk
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear CRB-uk, Thank you for dining with us several times during your stay at the resort. We are so honored and pleased to hear that every visit was enjoyable. Hope to host you again on your next visit to Dubai. Kind regards, Sumi Ong Restaurant...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything was excellent ! Food and the cocktails are really amazing ! You rather to make a reservation as we had a situation that we were to wait for a table. But it is really worth it !More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Ada P
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ada P, I’m thrilled to hear that you enjoyed both, the food and cocktails in Mekong. I will pass on your feedback to Chef Kitti and his team as well as our talented bartenders. Hope to ‘wow’ you again on your next visit. Kind...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The decor is a bit strange in the main room. Designed by someone who has only seen the Far East using Google Images. Vietnamese Rice Paper wraps excellent but the mixed appetisers hideousMore

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MarkLanigan
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear MarkLanigan, Thank you for dining at Mekong and sharing your feedback. I’m sorry to hear that the décor was not to your taste as we have so many great comments about it from our diners. On the other note, I’m glad you enjoyed the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a meal here Christmas day evening it's the best Thai food I have ever had and I have travelled. We had prawn toast, duck wraps and green Thai curry. Amazing. The staff were wonderful. Will definitely be visiting again.

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank sm4rtgirl
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear sm4rtgirl, Thank you for dining in Mekong recently. I’m delighted to hear that food and service were up to your expectations. Hope to have the pleasure of hosting you again soon. Kind regards, Sumi Ong Restaurant Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary as we love the food and services from the Mekong in Salalah. Unfortunately we were a bit disappointed from the experience we have got We were waiting at the reception area for a while before the staff shown...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tanners2521
ADPJ_F, Manager at Mekong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Tanners2521, Thank you for dining with us and sharing your review in this forum. I’m disappointed to learn that your visit was not as good as you hoped for and please accept my apology for the service shortfall. I have also shared your feedback...More

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Response from Cogs3 | Reviewed this property |
You are 100% correct. Amazing staff and manager. Bueatiful location and the whole resort is incredible.
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Response from hombie | Reviewed this property |
The food and atmosphere was nice, always had a nice evening there. For us, we didn't find the special (mix of Asian foods) I think it was on a Monday night as good as when eating from the menu card and choosing something... More
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