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Samad Iraqi Restaurant

Al Muraqqabat Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 229 3660
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“bread” (14 reviews)
“soup” (6 reviews)
“kebab” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Halal
$$ - $$$
Al Muraqqabat Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my favorite restaurants in Dubai. Almost all its food having great taste. Recently I tried its Kabab. It's so delicious. I also ordered a special fish which they cook it inside oven (together with tomato). I didn't like it. But this doesn't mean...More

Thank AmerAmiri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to this restaurant several times and a must when visiting Dubai. Great food and service and certainly good value for money. The free flow hot bread is something special! The Kebab is the best and so is the kubba! Highly recommended if...More

Thank Adil H
Reviewed 20 July 2017

In a world, where everything is pretty expensive this is your alternative. Once you arrived you would get warm pita and a soup with some pickle vegetables, that are delicious. These is not included in your price of the meal, it is just part of...More

Thank cahy b
Reviewed 15 July 2017

the food is amazing and the staff are very friendly and the location in the heart of the old city of DUBAI

Thank Al T
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I have tried this restaurant previously for breakfast and dinner .. The restaurant is more than wonderful and excellent .. Offers you Iraqi dishes of authentic Iraqi cuisine .. The atmosphere of the restaurant is wonderful and comfortable and very clean .. Service is very...More

Thank lavender g
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Lovely restaurant...best lamb Inhave ever tasted...soup, freshly made bread, and pickles served on the house...beware of portion sizes as many are enormous..especially the Iraqi specialities...lovely tea served at the end with sweets, again on the house...highly recommend.

Thank ChristopherAnna
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Made the mistake of attempting to visit Aroos Damascus first. After being ignored for the first 10 minutes after being shown to our seats we then saw they didn't accept credit cards and to judge by the bread being served to other tables they didn't...More

Thank ebordingle
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

I want with group of friends to Samar Restaurant. I ordered mixed grill, the food was average. I expected to be better. There is another restaurant in Dubai with the same name.

Thank Hassan Sadik H
Reviewed 10 June 2016

This Iraqi restaurant offers really good dishes. They are popular for their river fish dishes. We tried sea water grilled supreme fish for our main course with a few small appetizer side dishes. The fish was very fresh and tasty. Certain small dishes such as...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 21 March 2016

One of the best Iraqi restaurants ever visited. Has many selections and nice indoor setting area, and absolutely with magnificent staff. Varity of dishes with special Iraqi flavors was something special to the served dishes. Prices are considered reasonable, except for seafood, and I like...More

Thank Adnan-Almuslem
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Muraqqabat Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Jumeirah
  • Neighbourhood: Jumeirah
  • Phone Number: +971 4 229 3660
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