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Belgian Cafe

$$ - $$$, , European
Al Saud Street | King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, Abu Dhabi 00000, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 666 6888
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (119 reviews)
“belgian fries” (7 reviews)
“pork” (21 reviews)
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Bar, Belgian, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Al Saud Street | King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, Abu Dhabi 00000, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

By far our favorite place in town to just relax and have a nice time; In my humble opinion this is how i rate my experience: Ambience: 9/10 Crowd: 9/10 Food: 9/10 Service: 10/10 Staff: 10/10 (Eny and Lylit are our favorites 🙏🙏) Value for...More

Thank majdalusta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are fans of Ribs promotion. All you can eat. However, the restaurant have decreased in attention and food quality; but not the prices.

Thank Maryvim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They keep finding new ways to hit a low on service. Replacing cheap staff with even cheaper staff is a way of maintaining a certain margin I guess.

Thank joostdebakker
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent Service very convenient Terrace is very enjoyable this spring Before the great heat Recommend it

Thank Nicolas A
Reviewed 26 April 2018

The ambience of the place is amazing and there is a quite good crowd and also the food is amazing only the drawback is their service. You need to find a place yourself be seated and wait for someone's attention to get a drink. if...More

Thank Romika G
Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

An amazing place to visit and if you are lucky you will have Lylit helping you.. she has great skills she amazing.. well done

Thank shady s
Reviewed 14 April 2018

best place to chill out, friendly service amazing food, most comfortable place one of the best restaurant in the intercontinental hotel.

Thank kalyankumarvanapathi
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

This pub has been my go-to place every time i have a busy day at work. The atmosphere makes me feel so comfortable and relaxed. The service might be not be the fastest but it's understandable since it's always full. It only means people do...More

Thank gildiejohn
Reviewed 11 April 2018

One of the best restaurants in the Intercontinental Hotel Abu Dhabi, the overall atmosphere is excellent, the food is very good, and all the employees are very high in service.

Thank Talal A
Reviewed 5 April 2018

This location is nicely tucked inside the Intercontinental hotel grounds. There is a big screen for sports events. Sunday and Monday was Mussels night. Delicious

Thank Vicki O
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27 March 2016|
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Response from BrianNortern | Reviewed this property |
There is a ladies night in one of the other restaurants on Sundays, I think it is called Biblos which is just past the yacht club on the hotel marina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$80
Bar, Belgian, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Saud Street | King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, Abu Dhabi 00000, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 666 6888
  • This restaurant is at InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Since its opening in 2009, Belgian Café Abu Dhabi has been the city's leading restaurant amongst locals, expats and tourists offering the best of Belgium. Fresh mussels, chunky frites, Belgian waffles and exclusive Belgian beers served up in a classically European setting. The Belgian Café is a little piece of old Brussels right in the heart of Abu Dhabi. A clear favourite to unwind after a busy working day or start your well deserved weekend, the Belgian Café terrace serves up for any occasion. Add to that a marina view that never disappoints.
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