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Filini

Yas Leisure Dr | Radisson Blu Hotel Yas Island, Abu Dhabi 93725, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 656 2000
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“cured meats” (2 reviews)
“calzone pizza” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Yas Leisure Dr | Radisson Blu Hotel Yas Island, Abu Dhabi 93725, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 190 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We have lived in many places in the Middle East and done many brunches. Had the best day. Great food and drinks amazing service. Can’t wait to come again.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place well decorated, the food is OK had: - Minestrone soup which was super delicious - Bruschetta: generous quantity and average taste - Caesar salad: Ok - Buffala Pizza: really good - Cocktail drinks: we loved itMore

Thank Barb_Ta
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Manager at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Barb_Ta, Thanks for sharing your review. Thank you for posting your kind words on TripAdvisor and it is a delight to know that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us. We look forward to your return visit for an even better experience. Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner here last night. Nice outdoor area, looks to be recently renovated. Nice menu, but to be honest, considering the prices, roughly 100AED (£25ish) a dish, the quality was underwhelming. The lobster linguine too dry. Caesar salad with way too much dressing. Service was...More

Thank AymanN
Guido_Bayley, Filini Garden Team at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear AymanN, Thanks for sharing your review. We are sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied with your recent stay and would like to apologize if we have come short of meeting your expectations on this particular occasion. As guest feedback is of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been there once for a dinner and decided to splurge for their Garden Brunch with 3 other families! The most beautiful thing about our day is definitely the awesome ambience! The refurbished restaurant now has a huge outdoor area - overlooking the mangrove with...More

Thank Sheriza B
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Team at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sheriza B, Thank you for sharing your lovely review on Trip Advisor. We are happy that you were extremely pleased with your dining experience and also that you liked our recently launched Garden brunch. Your words continue to give credence to the hard work...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Fillini for a meal with my husband and the music in the dining area was so loud we could not have a comfortable conversation . The waitress was very apologetic but said she was unable to do anything about it though she...More

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Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Team at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing your review on Trip Advisor. We are sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied with your recent dining experience with us and would like to apologize if we have come short of meeting your expectations on this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ambience of the restaurant is great! Lots of greeneries. Trying the garden brunch now amd to find the food quality is good but the food options aren't that great. Not much of flexibility but rather insisting to follow the menu. Even to ask for a...More

Thank AbangBob
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Manager at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Abangbob, Thanks for sharing your feedback with us. We are pleased to know you enjoyed the restaurant ambiance and would like to apologize for not meeting your expectations in certain areas. We have shared your constructive feedback with our restaurant team to ensure that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice outdoor setting which is the best thing about it. Pretty basic Italian menu. We had calamari and the cured meats to start. Calamari was decent but the cured meats presentation wasn’t great and was just served with some cut French bread. My Wife...More

Thank DaddyHarris
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Manager at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear DaddyHarris, Thanks for sharing your constructive feedback with us. We have noted your comments with regards to the service you have experienced and please be assured that this is not our usual standard of service delivery within the hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went there for the the carpaccio and when we got the meat still frozen they offered us a new one, which would have been fine, if the replacement wasn’t just the same dish with the frozen meat removed, so less food...we felt so cheated....More

Thank LillithDK
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Manager at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear LillithDK, Please accept our apologies for an experience that you had at Filini Garden and we sincerely regret the inconvenience caused. Please be assured that your feedback has already been shared with both our culinary and service teams and corrective action already in place....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has a very nice entrance as you walk through a leafy tunnel. Service was very good. We both had pizza and couldn’t complain about anything. The beer and wine menu is good. Not overly priced. Wished we had seen this before our last...More

Thank steve m
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Manager at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Steve m, It is a pleasure to read from your feedback that you enjoyed your dining experience with us and we are happy to hear your appreciative words with regards to the ambiance, food and service provided by our committed staffs. We hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been a fan of Filini for some time, but they have truly elevated their game with recent renovations. My business associate and I were seated outside on the wide and elegant patio, and treated to a gorgeous sunset by Mother Nature. On the table,...More

Thank Sandra D
Guido_Bayley, Restaurant Manager at Filini, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sandra D, It is always a great pleasure to hear that our loyal guest had an excellent stay and enjoyed the dining experience with us. Thank you for your kind commendation and hope to welcome you back. Kind regards, Filini Garden Yas Team

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Tbeak
13 June 2017|
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Response from MARSITA9 | Reviewed this property |
They cooked Gf spaghetti for me not sure the kitchen is 100% safe for a celiac though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Yas Leisure Dr | Radisson Blu Hotel Yas Island, Abu Dhabi 93725, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 656 2000
  • E-mail
Description
FILINI GARDEN A stylish and sophisticated open-air Italian restaurant and lounge providing guests with stunning, uninterrupted views over the golfing greens and out to the creek. Comprised of an upper and lower deck, Filini Garden sets the tone for an informal yet chic bar and lounge experience from the moment guests arrive at its dedicated valet-serviced entrance, with lush green foliage adorning the pergola and ambient music drawing you through to the lower deck to where the resident DJ creates cool lounge vibes attracting the best crowd in town.
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