If you are anywhere near the E10 in Abu Dhabi, you aren’t far from Al Seef Village in Khalifa Park. Visit this tucked away epicurean haven and be treated to a world of cuisines.
1. Nolu's Cafe
Whether you prefer to sample spicy, hearty, and exotic breakfasts from Afghanistan or stick to your kale and protein- laden blends, Nolu’s has you covered. This Afghani-Californian café may be one of the most unique fusions in the capital, so break your fast at this health food haven. You’re welcome.
2. Alouette Creperie
While a crêpe at Alouette makes perfect sense any time of day, this sweet treat is a light and flavourful way to start your day. Try their incomparable Pain Perdu (French Toast) with your morning cuppa. If you don’t have a sweet tooth, there are some savoury items on the menu, too, such as salads, steak, and a burger crêpe!
Looking for a wholesome lunch that will fuel you up? Caliburger’s made-to-order 100% Angus Beef Patty is topped with melted American cheddar cheese, plump tomatoes, crispy lettuce, freshly prepared grilled onions, and the joint’s signature sauce “Wild sauce.”
4. Royal Biryani
In Abu Dhabi, biryani is ubiquitous and is basically its own currency, so make sure you enjoy Nihari Al Subah in a regal rice refuge. The portions and service at Royal Biryani will make you feel like an emperor, if but for one meal.
Sanderson’s is a relaxed bohemian hideaway that focuses on nutritious and wholesome food made with seasonal ingredients. Take an adventurous gastronomic exploration with this impressive dinner menu. From the beef ragout tagliatelle with creamed spinach to the spiced crispy soft-shell crab salad, healthy eating never tasted this good.
6. Royal Orchid
Sweet, salt, bitter, sour, and umami? Asian cuisine is renowned for its flavours, and Royal Orchid delivers these flavours in spades. Their succulent Orange Chicken with the Chef’s special sauce ticks all the flavour boxes and is heart-healthy so do indulge your Asian cravings here.
7. Gina's Cafe
Enjoy faraway flavours at Gina’s Café. Nestled within a discreet enclave, this place is a feast for the senses with inspired décor. Come prepared to share lovely tapas dishes and bring all your friends and family, because this spot won’t break the bank.
Find out why you need to visit Gina’s Cafe: A Café That Feels Like a Holiday
LATE NIGHT SNACKS
Straight out of a vivid Bollywood movie set, Chota boasts ingredients and spices imported directly from Hyderabad. Their selection of homemade chutneys paired with their star Dum Ke Biryani is reason enough to break biryani with friends and family.
Published on February 2019