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Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 558 1769
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“murgh makhani” (5 reviews)
“butter chicken” (24 reviews)
“curry” (23 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent food, fine tastes, nice view, and good service, especially by the lady of the house: Durga

Thank Advisor5912
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Indian restaurant has a nice view of the mosque. The staff are polite and efficient. Out door tables are available and indoor has good air conditioning. The menu seems impressive and there is plenty of choice. However, the food is just average Indian cuisine,...More

Thank BlarrBlarr
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this lovely restaurant last year whilst on holiday , can honestly say the staff , surroundings were superb and the quality of food was perfection. We often visit Indigo. In Dubai which is right at the top regarding all round ratings ,Ushna I would...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovey cosy restaurant with attentive staff determined to delight you. The subtle Indian cuisine they serve is nothing like when we “go out for an Indian” back in the U.K. the selection of beautifully dishes was fabulous, the flavour divine. The portions HUGE so...More

Thank Scafify
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I normally don't review restaurants or places i visit but this time it was different, the way i was treated by the staff once i reached there was exceptional, such a lovely atmosphere and wonderful staff specially the girl at reception can't forget her smile...More

Thank ibrahim m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food & professional stuff, i think i will comeback again Make sure to tell the stuff ahead if you cannot take the spicy food

Thank jamilhaddadin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice meal here, ordered too much and gave us a doggy bag! Excellent service from the lovely Durga- very attentive and a credit to the restaurant

1  Thank julian r
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We specifically advise shrimps with mustard and coconut sauce and the butter chicken. Nice view, nice service. Spinach and mushroom were average.

Thank Thomas-Angeliki
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Perfect starter nice main courses and very friendly waitress (Durga / employee of the month). We can strongly recommend the place.

1  Thank lehmannchristoph
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant many times over the past 10 years or so and it never fails to deliver. Located by the waterside in the Madinat Jumeirah the location is great, but it’s the food that is key. Terrific food, beautifully cooked and served...More

1  Thank Capt_Kendoll
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15 January 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
You should definitely call them & let them know in advance. Most good restaurants help with these requests
2 April 2015|
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Response from NavneetBithra | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but preferable is smart casual !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 558 1769
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Cooking at Ushna has always been an inspirational affair. Fresh ingredients, high quality produce,consistency in every action and an open attitude to cooking are the four virtues that form the soul of the Ushna Kitchen.Our menu encompasses regional Indian classics presented in contemporary style that are best paired with wines or with one of the many Ushna Signature cocktails. Ushna has been awarded the coveted ‘Time Out Best Indian Restaurant Award’ for 4 consecutive years, the ‘What’s On Favorite Indian Restaurant’ and has been the recipient of three consecutive ‘Gourmet Abu Dhabi’ awards too - testament of its consistency in delivering excellent dining experiences over the years.
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