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Eating out in Abu Dhabi is rather like several food experiences all at the same time, largely down to its constantly evolving international restaurant scene. The city offers local delicacies alongside an array of worldwide cuisine within the most spectacular settings.

From desert experiences serving up authentic barbecues to the ultimate sensation of modern fine dining, innovative chefs from around the world are converting Aub Dhabi into a culinary goldmine.

Top 5 Food Experiences in Abu Dhabi

If you are heading to the Emirates and wish to experience anything from a luxury dinner cruise to a more traditional outdoor BBQ under the stars, then Abu Dhabi is the place to be. That's why, here at tabl. we've selected only the very best food experiences in Abu Dhabi, with a selection of a top 5 outlined below.

Private Tour and Dinner in the Emirates Palace

Begin your trip with a private tour that will show you just how the traditional look of the city is mixed into a modern setting. Firstly, you're taken to visit the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque (one of the largest Mosques in the world). Yet, in contrast, the tour also includes the Red Ferrari Park, a quick look at Yas Water World and a trip to the mall.

Along the way, there's a drive-through to see the development of the Louvre and Guggenheim Museums. Then it’s off to the fruit and dates market down in the harbour. Finally, the tour arrives at a beautiful restaurant located in the Emirates Palace, where you can enjoy an international buffet with various dishes and soft drinks included.

Abu Dhabi, Yas Island Royal Dinner Cruise

With a red carpet welcome, climb aboard ready for a 2-hour dinner cruise alongside the historic banks of Yas Island on the Abu Dhabi waterway.

Relish a luxurious and lavish five-star food experience as you coast along in the comfortable traditional dhow (a traditional Arabic sailboat). This particular vessel has been updated for the modern era, including large windows to enjoy the wonderful panoramic views.

Sunset Camel Trekking and Barbecue Dinner

What better way to enjoy an exciting sunset camel ride than being collected by private transport from the city centre and taken off into the desert?

Experience the most delicious barbecue dinner imaginable at the Bedouin Desert Camp, complete with an authentic Nashaat dance and Tanoura show. Furthermore, you can also take part in optional activities such as a henna tattoo, smoking shisha or dressing up in traditional Arabic clothing for an ideal photo opportunity.

Ramada By Wyndham International Set Menu Dinner

Just a short drive from Abu Dhabi Mall is the famous Ramada Downtown Hotel, offering luxurious comfort and unrivalled city views.

Here you're invited to feast on local seasonal cuisine that comes served with an inventive contemporary flair. Enjoy sumptuous dishes such as Algarvian-style fish soup, octopus cataplana or succulent pork cheeks with purple sweet potato. The menu also includes exclusive Portuguese and International wines.

Panoramic Tour with Dhow Dinner Cruise

If you're visiting Abu Dhabi for the first time, this tour is a perfect choice and what's more, it comes with a dinner cruise included! As well as amazing food, you'll get the chance to see the main attractions of the city while setting sail from Yas Marina.

The tour passes the infamous Ferrari World and the local F1 Race Circuit, along with the Al Bandar, Al Seef and the Al Dana Residential Areas. All this whilst enjoying a wonderful delicious buffet dinner.

Book Incredible Food Experiences in Abu Dhabi

Explore this captivating city, enjoy breathtaking views and stimulate your tastebuds with one of our top 5 food experiences in Abu Dhabi. Our food and drink tours combine the local sights with cuisine from around the world.

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