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Loca Restaurant & Bar

Galleria Mall | Level 1, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 582 3639
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“guacamole” (8 reviews)
“fajitas” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
Galleria Mall | Level 1, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hola! Huge thanks to Ely and Sheila for the excellent service! You both made our day! Especially Ely, you are the best. We are having a loca time dining here! We had the best night and best Birthday for my friend! Awesome food, my complimentary...More

Thank Jeanatta H
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! So happy to hear you had a great night at Loca, we will pass your thanks on to the guys. Look forward to seeing you soon x

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

I am Mexican and have visited this restaurant several times and the food is amazing, but the last two times I went, my experience was very bad in the service. Being a Mexican restaurant I visited for the first two football games of Mexico during...More

Thank cristhiangmx
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Hi, Many thanks for your comments, and sorry you had the worst experience of your life in Loca. Would it be possible to drop me a line at ben@locauae.com to share your comments so we can do our best to improve as we are a...More

Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

I just wanted to give a massive thank you to all the staff that made my friend's birthday an amazing occasion. We've had a lovely day and would just like to say thanks to Romeo, Arsalan, Albert and Lynette. And a huge thanks to Rinaldo...More

Thank Riad M
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

Wow! Thank you so much Riad, we will pass your comments on to the team

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

I have been to Loca a few times as I live nearby. Eaten dinner here maybe 4 times or more . Chicken Burrito- excellent, covered in sauce , not much to say - just get it! Salad - comes in a massive tortilla chip ,...More

Thank Brian O
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

HI Brian, Great review with points we can work on, hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 31 May 2018

The only downside on this restaurant is the speed in which you receive your food, it was so fast we were in and out within 45 minutes, the food was excellent, portion size, quality and taste were good and service was attentive. They are also...More

Thank Sn00py2014
locadubai, Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thankyou for your kind comments, we will pass your feedback on to our executive chef:-)

Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

What a fantastic brunch experience. Table service Mexican food over 5 hours. On top of food is a huge range of drinks and the waiters keep them coming. A busy place with a good brunch atmosphere, which is so hard to guarantee in the city...More

Thank Richard_On_Route
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Cheers Richard, much appreciated and glad you had a great time

Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Frankly speaking there is many good restaurants in the neighborood to avoid this one. Food is very average and looks like restaurant chain like Taco Bell or Chipotle. The only interest is to get a nice waterfront view.

Thank Lyautey
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2018

Hi, Maybe you can give us a little more info as to why you think people should avoid us? Not much we can work on:-)

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We visited this place twice. The first time we found quite impressive with a good choice of food for everyone. The second time was abysmal. We went for a buffet and told them that out of our party of six, only one ate meat, two...More

Thank Charles K
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Hi Charles, So sorry to hear of your comments, we don't actually have a buffet, so i guess the review is for brunch? Did you speak to the outlet manager, we usually do our best to accommodate all our guests, if you can drop me...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Great Mexican food! The queso fundido is one of my favorites. Definitely great spot with good food and drinks

Thank ChozzaGM
locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Cheers Chozza! Hope to see you soon

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I just love it..yummy mexican food...nice music ambiance and lovely staff....i go there each time i hunger for a fajitas...nachos and guacamole made on the spot is the best o had ever had!

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locadubai, General Manager at Loca Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

Thankyou sooo much for the great review... please say hello when you are in next!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Validated Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Galleria Mall | Level 1, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 582 3639
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