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Selections Restaurant

Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St | InterContinental Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi PO Box 4171, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 666 6888
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (12 reviews)
“onion rings” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St | InterContinental Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi PO Box 4171, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

We spent a week at the Intercontinental and came to Selections frequently in that period. The quality of the food was excellent and a great variety of cuisines also. The service was amazing. We had an 18 month year old and the staff went over...More

Thank raju_shah_
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here almost everyday for 2 weeks. We had a baby with us and all the staff were so hospitable and helpful. The food is amazing and there is so much to choose from. The best time to go is early to miss...More

Thank janedoe1718
InterContinentalAD, Manager at Selections Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Dear Janedoe, Thank you for your review. I am delighted to know that you enjoyed you and your family enjoyed your dining experience at Selections. It is our aim to provide all our guests with a memorable experience. I look forward to welcoming you and...More

Reviewed 24 November 2017

Every morning at Intercontinental Hotel started with breakfast at Selections. Mrs. Melanie and Mr. Newy were managing the restaurant oustandingly and always warmly welcomed me with a smile; together with Miss Eve and Miss Mariella they took care of me making me feel like a...More

Thank 139flyer
InterContinentalAD, Manager at Selections Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Dear Mr.Regis,   Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience. It is our pleasure to look after you. I have shared your kind words with the restaurant team and we all look forward to welcoming you HOME again in the near...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

Surprised to learn that breakfast wasn't included with our room and that it was over $30 a day per person. But as the hotel is very secluded (limited other options) we were hostage. The food and service was good (eggs and waffles cooked to order,...More

Thank TravelingMel_33
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I had breakfast here every day for an extended period and was definitely satisfied. Food is very good (wouldn't go so far as to say amazing but definitely tasty and good) and there is a wide variety to select from. What made it worthwhile was...More

Thank W0rldTraveler369
InterContinentalAD, Manager at Selections Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Dear WorldTraveler,   Thank you very much for taking the time to write your review our TripAdvisor page. The team and myself are happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience. I shared your kind words with Atikhur and Mariella, i definitely agree, they...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Good place with friendly staff, but always seems a bit stretched. Open all day within the InterContineltal Hotel in Abu Dhabi this is fine for quick eats, breakfast, light lunch, but not sure the ambiance is right for dinner.

Thank Bungaymike
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Selections has fabulous food and fantastic service. Our family enjoyed eating breakfast every morning during our stay at Intercontinental Hotel! Atikur Rahman was a great waitstaff.

Thank l2sana42
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I visited Selections twice for breakfast on my recent stay at the Intercontinental. Having stayed twice previously (on a half-board basis and B&B) I was comforted that the quality was just what I remembered. There's a live cooking station, definitely better organised on this visit;...More

Thank surrealsai
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Very good food and service is exzellent. Fresh fruits and juices. A very big thank you to the waiter Mr. Antikur Rahman, who was very friendly, polite, professional and who did his job at its best!

Thank Anthara_2017
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This is the main restaurant at the Intercontinental Hotel. We were there two days for breakfast, and both the attention and the food was just average. Although the selection of options was very wide, they always made mistakes with the made to order eggs, and...More

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29 June 2016|
Response from Ensign-Lestat | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I've clean forgotten the price. We were using discount coupons, so don't know the actual per person price. I'm sure their website would enlighten you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khalifa Bin Zayed the First St | InterContinental Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi PO Box 4171, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 666 6888
From its vantage point on the third floor, Selections boasts one of the most spectacular views around. Sit down to breakfast, lunch or dinner and enjoy the beauty of the beach and marina from almost every table. Bring your family or friends and feast on Saturday brunch with live cooking, special kids corner and drink options for adults vary from Mojitos to Martinis and much more.
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