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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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“murgh makhani” (5 reviews)
“curry” (23 reviews)
“butter chicken” (23 reviews)
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Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
Souk Madinat Jumeirah | Shop #21, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Disappointed after seeing raving reviews, Fatty, salty curries, nothing great sadly. Not sure why some people really recommend it, it is not healthy so I did not enjoy it, apart from the stunning views of the Grand Mosque.

Thank Highexpects
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed at the Shangri-la for a week and ended up eating here three times during our stay. We had visited once before on a previous stay so we knew the food was good. The staff here are so attentive and will advise you in...More

Thank Smurfsty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful setting overlooking the channel of water in the souk .... the food was authentic , freshly prepared and absolutely delicious. Have been here twice and will definitely go back . It also accepts the entertainer app so that was a plus. The dessert menu...More

Thank luvtrav37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it is not my first time to dine in . the food is nice and the atmosphere was fantastic but the prices are to much over .

Thank Taha J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A welcome addition to the Friday brunch scene for a casual dining experience with kids. Food was anything but casual and was excellent as Ushna is typically consistently good. Highlights were the cocktail samosa, malai shrimp, pudina chicken tikka, pani puri, murgh makhani, nalli roganjosh,...More

Thank gambit76
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice Indian restaurant with friendly and attentive staff with a great outside terrace and view of SZ Grand Mosque. It is pricey though but OK with Entertainer App!

Thank DiscerningWanderers
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Whenever we visit Dubai we like to come here and if anything it’s better than I remember. Fantastic customer service with a lot of attention to detail. The food was beautifully presented and delicious. If you like an upmarket curry then this is definitely worth...More

1  Thank 18HelenS
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Already when we reached our table, located on the terrace with a lovely view on the mosque, we found a welcome greeting from the restaurant on our table. Not very familiar with the different Indian dishes, the waiter made some very good suggestions and we...More

Thank nikita_s369
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Ambience - great, feel of a five star hotel Price - I had veg thali costing 65 aed which little On a higher side but considering it inside Medinat Jumeirah Souk which is a pricey mall. It was expected. Quality of food - superb!! Authentic!!!...More

Thank Aakanksha J
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We had a really good service and the food was so delicious as it was our first time we had a special cake for free , and two times of free drinks as well .. i recommend it 👍🏻

1  Thank nadaibrahim92
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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, Brunch, 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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, View, Groups
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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