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Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 558 1769
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“butter chicken” (23 reviews)
“curry” (21 reviews)
“rogan josh” (6 reviews)
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Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for dinner and was not disappointed. From basket of poppadoms to the pattie starters to the lamb curry it was great. Also got some nibbles in between and service was second to none. So filling I actually left some which is un heard of!

Thank John D
Reviewed 6 days ago

This one of the best Indian restaurants we've ever dined in and we've dined in 100's around the world, the deliciously of the dishes combined with the knowledge of the staff regarding the menu together with the view is a must visit to this restaurant.

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic restaurant Best Indian restaurant in town from my point of view The food is delicious The service is 5 stars The cleanliness is excellent I would recommend it

Thank Khaled K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is trying to be refined - but results in not much taste - or one note flavouring. It is compensated by a great location and excellent service. Two starters, two drinks and two average mains 500AED

Thank pbratulis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Ushna a few times, what makes it special is the outside seating with a view across the creek to the Grand Mosque. It's a great place to take visitors. The food is good but not as good as the price suggests. Still it's...More

Thank windymiller11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a purposefully leisurely dinner at Ushna. Beautiful views of the Mosque. Would be a great evening when the weather is nice. Outstanding food. Highly recommend.

1  Thank AmericanBadger
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best Indian restaurants in Abu Dhabi. The service is impeccable, the waiters are extremely well trained; they can help with food choices or explain ingredients and way the food is cooked. In addition they are attentive. The food is delicious....More

1  Thank Christiana19k
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Celebrated my birthday here. Staff was extremely friendly and courteous. The food was unforgettable amazing. Lamb with special sause ... oh my god sooooo good. Cocktails just stunning. And best thing , prices are reasonable. Don't waste time and money in a hotel go there...More

Thank Oliver J
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

I recommend this amazing restaurant!! The food is absolutely delicious and the staff is very friendly.

Thank Gérardine M
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

A beauitiful Indian restaurant overlooking the Grand Mosque. When we arrived a plate decorated with our name marked our table. The cocktail menu is extensive The appetizers were tasty. Then the meal. What a meal! Butter chicken ( has a different menu name ) was...More

Thank Carol H
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15 January 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
You should definitely call them & let them know in advance. Most good restaurants help with these requests
2 April 2015|
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Response from NavneetBithra | Reviewed this property |
No dress code but preferable is smart casual !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 558 1769
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Cooking at Ushna has always been an inspirational affair. Fresh ingredients, high quality produce,consistency in every action and an open attitude to cooking are the four virtues that form the soul of the Ushna Kitchen.Our menu encompasses regional Indian classics presented in contemporary style that are best paired with wines or with one of the many Ushna Signature cocktails. Ushna has been awarded the coveted ‘Time Out Best Indian Restaurant Award’ for 4 consecutive years, the ‘What’s On Favorite Indian Restaurant’ and has been the recipient of three consecutive ‘Gourmet Abu Dhabi’ awards too - testament of its consistency in delivering excellent dining experiences over the years.
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