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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
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (61 reviews)
“oysters” (14 reviews)
“wagyu beef” (8 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 AM - 11:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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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 118 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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

Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been to Giornotte 4 times already and I cannot wait to go back! Its the perfect location to celebrate with friends and family. I would rate it as one of the best brunches in Abu Dhabi. The ambiance whether indoor or outdoor is...More

1  Thank shervan s
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Shervan's, Thank you very much for your review and we are very happy and proud to read that you have enjoyed our brunch every single time you came. We are really doing our level best to please all the guests that enters our door...More

Reviewed 2 March 2018

I'll just review this restaurant here and do a separate review for the hotel. I am not sure what other reviewers want, but this restaurant had it all. A great setting, particularly outside under the fairy lights. Amazing, friendly, attentive staff. Great choice of food....More

1  Thank halfway39
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear Halfway39, Thank you very much for your review and we are thrilled to read that you have enjoyed our restaurant. We are working hard to please every single customer that comes thru the doors and we have succeeded in making your stay memorable. We...More

Reviewed 28 January 2018

Although I have scored this 3, it is because it was average for the 5 star experience Star were excellent and you can eat on the patio under the fairy lights with the canal and pool view. Breakfast was excellent with attentive staff and a...More

Thank David C
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Dear David C, Thank you for your review and I am sorry to read that you have not enjoyed our variety of dishes on your night. We do offer special evening on Thursday with Bistro night and offer a wide range of French dishes as...More

Reviewed 18 November 2017

The Ritz Carlton's Giornotte is rightfully famous for its Friday brunch, in which the restaurant goes all out to provide possibly the best Friday brunch experience in Abu Dhabi. If you go on a regular day, however, Giornotte will have a scaled down version of...More

Thank Smooth_Sluggo
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2017

Dear Smooth_sluggo, Thank you very much for your detailed review. I apologize if you have not enjoyed our daily food offering in Giornotte. We for sure never reheat any of our food display for other days. All of our food selection if freshly made on...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

At first, I was overwhelmed by the venue. Giornotte has a great presence and will entice you with its decor. But I went there to eat from the buffet, not the decor. The Grill was fantastic, but the Grill duck not so tender, the lamb...More

Thank Z3724ZFnicolasg
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Z3724ZFnicolasg, Thank you very much for your review on your recent experience in our restaurant. We are happy to read that you have tasted our wide variety of man courses, from duck to lamb, Sea bass and beef. We are constantly rotating our selection...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

we had lunch in Giornotte and it was awesome experience.specially the staff Krish and mirza,restaurant manger Mr Stephan was very attentive and supportive. food quality was great taste specially lamb chops,veg panini was very delicious.More

Thank Swapnil C
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear Swapnil, Thank you very much for your review and we appreciate your sharing your experience. We shall definitely share your comments with our team and I am sure they will be delighted. We look forward to welcoming you back soon Kind regards Jeremie Laurent...More

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had lunch in Giornotte, overall experience was good because of the hostess and waiters, they are kind and polite. The food was ok, salad is tasty but main courses are salty. Only one thing make me fell disappointed is the person who handdle the...More

Thank yoyo S
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2017

Dear Liu S, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience in our restaurant. I am sorry to read that we have not exceed your expectations on the reservation side. We shall definitely look into it and ensure that this does not re...More

Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Brunch brunch brunch! Definetly the best brunch in town. The selection of the food is amazing and all the items look fresh and a very high quality (what you can expect from ritz carlton right?). The service is very good, as per my experience in...More

1  Thank CR2690
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at Giornotte Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Dear CR2690, Thank you very much for reviewing our brunch. We are working hard on our brunch to ensure it represents the brand and from what I could read, we did manage it. Thank you again and we look forward to welcoming you back soon,...More

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Questions & Answers
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
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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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