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Cafe Arabia

15th Street between 2nd/Airport Road and 24th/Karamah | Opposite Al Mushrif Children’s Park, Abu Dhabi 59623, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 643 9699
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Moroccan, Cafe, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
15th Street between 2nd/Airport Road and 24th/Karamah | Opposite Al Mushrif Children’s Park, Abu Dhabi 59623, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I discovered Cafe Arabia by chance and it became immediately one of my preferred cafe in Abu Dhabi: nice style, sophisticated atmosphere and a good selection of food, coffees and smoothies makes this cafe a perfect choice for a relaxed breakfast or a quick lunch.

Thank AviationLover
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a late lunch at Cafe Arabia during a weekday. The place was relatively quiet so I was able to choose from different table options. The menu was very nice and the food was ready in no time. I would definitely recommend going there...More

Thank JEV23
Reviewed 29 July 2018

I would implore Ms Mansour to look at her serving staff. Like many others who have posted here, my wife and I have experienced the haphazard and inattentive staff on most visits over the years. Usually the atmosphere and food is sufficient to compensate for...More

3  Thank Stephen H
CafeArabia, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Dear Stephen, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. We all appreciate & are happy to know that you and your dear wife are our good friends & continue to support Cafe Arabia. It’s unfortunate that a personal initiative by one of...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

Love this place. It's so blissful, colourful, bold and very pleasant. We come here for breakfast on a regular basis and the atmosphere truly makes you feel like it's the start of a weekend morning. The place is surprisingly very crowded in the mornings. Each...More

Thank Mare E
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

LOVE ❤️ LOVE ❤️ LOVE FROM ALL OF US! Thank you for your LOVE AND SUPPORT . Your review got our hearts dancing !!!! We value your comments. You are right, while we expected a slow and quiet summer, especially after Ramadan, we were pleasently...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We come here for breakfast on a regular basis, it's just such a nice cafe/restaurant they really put alot of time into decorating the place. The food is amazing, staff are good. Sometimes it takes a while for the food to come but it's worth...More

Thank Rach B
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Dear Rach ♥️ A BIG FAT THANK YOU for the touching review . ! IT’S A LABOUR OF LOVE, and a passion to share it with friends like you, who feel & appreciate it. Cheers, Love from all of us Aida

Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great spot to just relax and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee. The wifi worked great enough to browse comfortably on the internet. Also this place is huge, there were about three floors with a bunch of space. There were also a mixture of...More

Thank Bryan B
WithAida, Owner at Cafe Arabia, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Dear Bryan Thank you !!!!!! WE ARE ALL thrilled to know we got your five stars and we are looking forward to seeing you as a regular friend of Cafe Arabia. Each floor has a different atmosphere as you noticed and we are always creating...More

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

As always if you want to taste some Middle Eastern food whilst in Abu Dhabi, go here. It’s inexpensive and the food is always fresh and tasty. The new decor is very smart

Thank Carolyn T
Reviewed 15 June 2018

This is one of my favourite restaurants because it is so relaxing and laid back. Also the food is consistently great! However today we actually left early because our experience was spoiled by the staff constantly shouting across and through the restaurant - they were...More

2  Thank Shrewsbury1
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This place is like from an Arabic fairytale. Colourful decor, lots of books and magazine to read or just to go through. Good place to go with friends or family. But still can be so romantic for a date. Even If you are alone no...More

1  Thank Aprilmantra V
Reviewed 4 June 2018

We stopped by in the afternoon for some coffee and a light snack. Maybe after reading all the reviews I expected a lot more, but for me it was average, nothing out of the ordinary. I had a cappuccino and my wife a turkish coffee...More

Thank Maluza86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$72
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15th Street between 2nd/Airport Road and 24th/Karamah | Opposite Al Mushrif Children’s Park, Abu Dhabi 59623, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 643 9699
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Cafe Arabia is a cultural venue, with three floors featuring Middle eastern culture, Art, English and Arabic library, open roof top terrace with seasonal events, grills, and The first floor Gallery. Food is freshly made to order ,family style meals, fusion and traditional hand me down recipes from family and friends. Our drinks are all made to order. We have perfect space for both business events and personal events . Cafe floors can be fully reserved for functions, we have a catering department ready to cater for all your events. Casual dinning
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