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Giornotte Restaurant

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal | Khor Al Maqta'a, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 818 8282
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (63 reviews)
“scallops” (12 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Asian, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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LOCATION
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal | Khor Al Maqta'a, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Giornotte Restaurant - Loved the whole soposticated vibe that the restaurant was giving off to every guest.

Thank Abha S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Kamran and Kirrsh were the guys that severed my family at the Giornotte restaurant. They were very kind and really went out of their way to make my entire family feel at home. They were very helpful and welcoming. Whenever we ordered anything they were...More

Thank Sunshine800058
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your and your family dinning experience in Giornotte. We are pleased to see that Kamran and Kirrsh contributed to your trip and stay being pleasant and enjoyable. We hope to have the opportunity to...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

Exceptional meal to celebrate Iftar and wonderful staff that informed us of all the various selections!More

Thank gbrigger
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear gbrigger, Thank you for your review about your iftar experience during the holy month of Ramadan. We are pleased to read that we have managed to exceed your expectations and the team will be very happy to read about your comments We look forward...More

Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

After trying several Iftar buffet in Abu Dhabi, I can say this is the best in city. Large variety of food and cuisines. Very tasty food. Friendly staff. Well organized place Differently recommendedMore

Thank Khaled A
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Khaled A, Thank you very much for reviewing our IFTAR. We are aiming for the the best and happy to read that we have achieved it in your opinion. Ramadan is an important period and we are working hard to make it special to...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Simply the best brunch in the city! The offer is really good not only in terms of varity but also food quality. Was very surprised/ dissapointed that the restaurant did not win again the award for best brunch in the city as it really deserves...More

Thank Sara123abc2013
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear Sara123abc2013, Thank you so much for your review and we are very happy to read that our brunch made the difference with others in the city. The team is working very hard to please all the guests that enters and when we read your...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

Ate here twice whilst staying at the Ritz Carlton, both times in the evening. We were a little disappointed to find that there was only buffet available on the Sunday evening and we felt it was expensive for a buffet. Otherwise the rating would have...More

Thank Mike D
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Dear Mr Mike D, Thank you for sharing your comments. We do have theme nights on specific days, such as BBQ on Sunda night, Bistro Night on Thursday evening, Brunch on Friday for lunch to offer a wide variety of food for our guest who...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018

In a group of 12 people for Friday Brunch (therefore spending a lot of money) we had high expectations of this brunch. The brunch is only 3 hours long - a short time compared to most brunches and they don't allow anyone in before 1pm...More

Thank RadialLoop
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 May 2018

Dear RadiaLoop, Thank you for your comments and your review. As discussed personally with you upon the end of the brunch, we have taken a good note on your comments. As also mentioned, the team has some guidelines to adhere to when it comes to...More

Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

During our stay at The Ritz we were dining at the Giornotte Buffet restaurant several times. Chef Noor & Chef Aluin cooked everytime very great f.ex. delicious lamb and other BBQ, thanks guys, you do a great job! Also special thanks to Mr. Bonny for...More

Thank Alex H
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Dear Family Hoffmann, Thank you very much for your review and we are happy to read that you have enjoyed the food that was prepared for the BBQ evening. We shall definitely share with the Chef Noor and Chef Aluin without forgetting Bonny of course....More

Reviewed 20 March 2018

We ate here frequently as part of the half board deal and were impressed not only with the range of foods on offer but also the quality. There is nothing that was not delicious.More

1  Thank Alex D
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Dear Mr Alex D, Thank you very much for taking the time in reviewing your experience at our Restaurant. We are very happy to read that you have noticed our efforts to have a large range of dishes and the effort of the team in...More

Reviewed 19 March 2018

So much choice.The staff are so good,calling you by name after a couple of days.The barbeque night is the best.More

1  Thank patricia2222_13
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Dear Patricia2222_13, Thank you very much for your review and we are glad to read that you have enjoyed our BBQ evening. We will definitely share your comments with the team and they will be delighted with your comments We look forward to welcoming you...More

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Crumbdog
1 October 2016|
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Response from taffytaf_2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we were disappointed with the buffet because there was no sea food but it did have fish in curries . There was no sea food sections at all.
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Crumbdog
19 September 2016|
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Response from Enza C | Property representative |
Dear Crumbdog, Giornotte has a themed dinner every Thursdays from 7pm to 11pm called Bistro Night. The entire restaurants is revisited to combine lively French ambiance and cuisine and includes an extensive offer including... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Buffet, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Monday
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Tuesday
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Thursday
6:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal | Khor Al Maqta'a, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 818 8282
Description
Designed to resemble a classic Italian villa, the all-day dining restaurant serving light Mediterranean fare features a lovely outdoor brick patio with a wooden deck overlooking the gardens. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and Friday Brunch.
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