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Cuisine of Abu Dhabi for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

Luxury restaurants of Abu Dhabi have always surprised their visitors by largest choice of meat and vegetable dishes, as well as all kinds of sweets. In order to prepare meat dishes, here are often used veal and beef. Poultry is also a common ingredient in the local cuisine. People, who follow Islam, cannot eat pork, so you won’t find dishes containing this meat in many restaurants of Abu Dhabi. Although this is not the reason to get sad as each dining facility surely has largest choice of delicious fish dishes. The local recipes usually imply the use of numerous herbs and spices that make local culinary masterpieces taste even more exotic.
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Meat soups remain the most popular first courses. As a rule, such ingredients as potatoes, rice, beans and capers are typical for local first courses. Visitors of the national cuisine restaurants usually buy stew as the second course dish. Garnishes can be very original. Thus, lamb is usually served with boiled rice and raisins. Chicken is traditionally stuffed with corn porridge; poultry meat is often added to pilaf, which is known as one of the most popular oriental dishes. Various milk products are also very popular in the local cuisine, but it will be really hard to find vegetable salads which are so familiar to Europeans. The most common way to cook vegetables here is to stew them.
We should also not to forget to pay attention to desserts. Sweet tooth travellers will simply have to try local pudding Umm Ali, which is made from milk, nuts and dried fruits. Of course, you will find more well-known oriental sweets, such as sherbet and baklava. Fans of pastry are recommended to try honey donuts called ligemat. Each dining facility surely offers its guests to try aromatic coffee, which remains the most popular national drink. Carcade tea is an excellent energy drink, which is popular not only in the east, but also in European countries. Copyright
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Where to go for dinner in Abu Dhabi: recommended cafe and restaurants

Etoiles Abu Dhabi
Where: Emirates Palace, The Corniche, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 690 7999; More info:;
Biella Café Pizzeria
Where: Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 681 8849;
Where: Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 626 0333;
Zyara Café
Where: The Corniche, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 627 5007; More info:;

City tours, excursions and tickets in Abu Dhabi and surroundings

Unique sights around Abu Dhabi

Flower Clock in Abu Dhabi

From the series “Enchanting flower clocks built by humans”
All of the flowers and plants decorating the flower beds are also selected taking into account the harsh climate. Since its opening, the flower clock in Abu Dhabi is a popular tourist attraction. It is a stop for special bus tours. Some travelers get a taxi to watch the landmark. Even in the hot weather, the pleasant coolness embraces the clock. Guests of the city will have an opportunity to get on the rocks near the pond and watch the fountains, as well as to make photos of one of the most unusual live attractions of the country. … Read further

Formula Rossa

From the series “The most thrilling roller coasters in the world”
The main technical feature of the ride is its hydraulic launch system resembling those in aircraft carriers. The maximum height of the most impressive high-speed ride in the world is 52 meters; it takes 93 seconds to overcome more than two kilometers track. This unique ride requires compliance with certain safety rules. Since the cart is open, all passengers should wear special glasses that protect eyes from dust and insects. In addition, only people up to 130 kilos and 195 centimeters can experience this magical ride. One and half minutes ride at great speed gives visitors a unique chance to feel the emotions and stress that are experienced by world-famous racers of Ferrari. … Read further
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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Abu Dhabi

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