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Carluccio's

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Neighbourhood:
Downtown Dubai
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Upper Deck Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 434 1320
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Doha
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128 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Yes Dubai Mall is always busy and especially during the Dubai Shopping Festival, but the staff in this restaurant was absolutely hideous! We came in and asked the lady if we could sit outside. We got a straight up no, saying there is no table. When we showed her 3 empty tables, she said there is a 2 hour waiting... More 

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Nairobi, Kenya
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well located with superb views of Dubai Fountain & Burj Khalifa in the outdoor seating area. Did breakfast which was splendid but I'm sure place is also very nice for dinner

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Thank Kirimi
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142 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was ok. Very much the quality and taste you expect from a formulaic Italian. Location nice. Staff rushed so cleaning between tables for dropped food etc doesn't happen quickly. No need to avoid but don't rush there either.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Carluccio's in Dubai Mall for amazing experience, service, tasty food, fantastic view and nice memories! Our family was very happy after this lovely dinner!

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Belgrade, Serbia
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174 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Carluccio's in Ibn Battuta mall. Food was really nice, staff is also ok. I guess there could be better pizza's in town, but this was really cool. I tried out pizza with seafood, and it was really great.

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Thank Sandra D
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with the family as they have gluten free dishes which is a nice addition. The salad dishes are great but the pasta is average and the chicken dishes and even the pasta with chicken is below average (in the pasta there was dark pieces of chicken and sometimes with the skin; the whole chicken dish was not tasty... More 

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Thank Hussein C
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food has nothing special, same as any other commercial Italian concept, tasteless with no passion or attention to details; you can definitely consider if you want an Italian cuisine and you are in the marina mall but don't expect a lot. What is bothering is the cleanliness of the place, we got our table to discover that between the... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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222 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for christmas dinner. We ordered: - antipasti, seafood pasta and goat cheese salad. Also we had their homemade ginger ale, mint lemonade and pommegranat drink. Food and drinks were really awesome!! very delicious, well portioned, well presented, served hot and together. Service awesome too! Giving you time to check the menu and helped out with some advices. Very... More 

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Thank Marcel H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Second time. Quality food. Really good, all options are super. The seating inside is not bad, outside tends to get busy. A little pricy for the sodas. But I guess this is the location. Will come back again Pizza is amazing Actually, everything we tried was super and well priced

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch with the family. Everyone on the table agreed that the food is tasty and the service was also wonderful.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upper Deck Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown Dubai
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 434 1320

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Downtown Dubai

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Downtown Dubai
You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city and resides in the prestigious Downtown development. Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure area housing not only the world’s tallest building, but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with restaurants, art galleries and children’s play areas. Specially commissioned sculptures line the roads and Downtown is often used as a canvas for modern art displays and community events such as Classic Car Shows and National Day parades. In the cooler months, cross one of the many bridges to the Burj Khalifa park and enjoy a picnic alongside residents and visitors, or enjoy a lunch or dinner watch the dancing fountains. Because of its mixed use, Downtown is a fantastic place to mix with Dubai residents and locals and watch real life unfold in a cosmopolitan environment.
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