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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.
1761 can be considered the official date of the city foundation. In this year a source of the fresh water was discovered, and people from Bani Yas tribe created a protective fort around it. … Open
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 www.orangesmile.com
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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: Restaurants.emiratespalace@kempinski.com;
Biella Café Pizzeria
Where: Marina Mall, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 681 8849;
Marakesh
Where: Khalifa Street, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 626 0333;
Zyara Café
Where: The Corniche, Abu Dhabi; Telephone: +971 2 627 5007; More info: Zyara@emirates.net.ae;

City tours, excursions and tickets in Abu Dhabi and surroundings

Unique sights around Abu Dhabi

Ferrari World

From the series “The most fantastic amusement parks in the world”
In addition to the attractions, the covered park has a trading gallery where guests can buy souvenirs or order exclusive gifts. In the park there are the first class restaurants of Italian and international cuisine, as well as the excellent cinema, so you can relax here all day. Ferrari World is the largest covered entertainment park in the world. Its surface area is 86 sqkm. The surface of the pavilion is much larger and is 200 sq km. You can even see it from the cosmos. … Read further

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

From the series “15 unofficial man-made wonders of the world”
Literally the whole world participated in construction and design of this incredibly wonderful mosque. The best architects from the United States took part in the process. The marble for the construction was supplied by China and Italy. Luxurious trim parts were manufactured in Austria and Germany. Unlike many other mosques, Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque is open for free visits. All guests can take a walk through its halls, enjoy pleasant coolness in the heat of the day and admire the artistic design. It s a great experience to visit a mosque in the evening, when its facade and rooms are lit with artistic illuminations. … Read further
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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Abu Dhabi

Travel notes on best cuisine and restaurants of Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates) on OrangeSmile.com. Famous recipes and traditional dishes and courses in Abu Dhabi restaurants. Where to eat - our recommendations on popular places in Abu Dhabi, where you can taste delicious meal and also spend a good time with your friends.
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