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Heritage VILLAGE near marina mall, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 50 549 6363
13:00 - 00:00
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Sat - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
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Carolina, Puerto Rico
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566 reviews
285 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

I was only in Abu Dhabi for a couple of days to work... however, our contacts took us to this place on the water!..What a view of the Abu Dhabi!!!!!..... the most gorgeous view you could imagine at night.... this place is in Hermitage Village off the Corniche...... the best!!!! We had a plate of Iranian food for 4!!!! the... More 

Thank gary c
Adelaide, Australia
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34 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Overlooks the beach, very well priced food. All you can eat buffet cost 60 AED (i was part of a tour, not sure if it makes a difference). You can either sit at a table or in a small booth. Lovely ambience, good service, definitely recommend.

Thank Nicci-J-F
London, Canada
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85 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

The buffet was great at a reasonable price of 75 AED. Few main dishes and all desserts were traditional. Loved the food here.

1 Thank Anirban B
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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282 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 410 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

I did not set out to eat a meal at Al asalah in Heritage Village. I came here on a day-tour of Abu Dhabi from Dubai. When we arrived at Heritage Village there was Al asalah awaiting those who wanted to enjoy the lunch buffet. So I joined in the fun. It was quite a buffet. It was excellent. It... More 

1 Thank kanbaatar
Seattle, Washington
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59 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

This restaurant was included as part of a tour to the Sheikh Zayed Mosque. This is listed as a Traditional Emarati Cuisine restaurant. As such I wasn't feeling very comfortable that I'd find anything I would like, outside of possibly water. I was relieved to find they had potatoes and chicken, which were pretty much all that I was interested... More 

Thank Terry M
Sao Paulo, SP
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130 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

The service is very kind and honest. The dishes are very well prepared and served. They've got tables outside (on the sand) that makes the dinner much more pleasant and romantic. The prices are very honest and the taste is remarkable.

dubai, United Arab Emirates
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33 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

I arranged a nice Abu Dhabi local tour for me and my two best classmates who came from Taiwan to visit Dubai for one week . As my classmates wanted to taste local cruise and also Middle East food ; so with the tour guide's recommendation - All of us went to this restaurant. The food variety is great ,... More 

Thank Maria L
Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

If you want truly authentic, local food while being able to experience a great history lesson, then look no further. I'd recommend this if you really don't know where to start your tour of Abu Dhabi...or even if you do...simply because it's a one-stop shop for food and history! The buffet has everything you need to sample the local area... More 

Thank Jeremy R
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550 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 320 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

Recommended. We stopped off at this place while visiting Heritage Village in Abu Dhabi. They offer an excellent lunchtime buffet or you can choose items from a menu. Both the buffet and entrees off the menu are excellent. The food is absolutely fresh and well prepared. And the prices are reasonable. I believe the cost person is 60 Emerates Dirham... More 

Thank RoverTreks
newport pagnell
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114 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2014

We were paying a short visit to the village not expecting there to be a full blown restaurant on site. When we entered we weren't feeling hungry so we asked if we could just have a soft drink which was no problem. Shortly afterwards a steady stream of other visitors arrived followed by a coachload who were on a tour.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Halal
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heritage VILLAGE near marina mall, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 50 549 6363

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?