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The Forge

The Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 818 8282
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tenderloin” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
The Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I did a reservation to celebrate my 3 years marriage, and from the begining was perfect, the reception was so friendly, the decoration of the table with candles and roses, my wife was so amazed, the waiter Sanjay was so kind and well knowledged about...More

Thank hecnan c
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Hecnan C, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience in our restaurant. We are happy to read that we have created a memorable moments and we will definitely share it with the rest of the team. We look forward...More

Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

This might be the best steak in the UAE!! Steaks were great cuts of meat and wonderfully well prepared!! Service was attentive, helpful and professional! We will definitely be back!!More

Thank Bstir
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Bstir, Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience at The Forge. Our culinary takes great care to ensure the perfect selection and preparation of our steaks and we are pleased to see you have enjoyed your selection. We look forward...More

Reviewed 20 August 2018

Again whilst at the Ritz we had dinner here and the food was superb, we selected our own main courses four having steak and one fish, I had the American Beef Tenderloin it was the best steak I have ever had melted in the mouth...More

Thank yorkie186356
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2018

Dear Yorkie186356, Thank you for taking the time to share your dining experience at The Forge. It is a pleasure to see that you have fully enjoyed our culinary offering as well as our service. We are looking forward to having you back as our...More

Reviewed 2 July 2018

Went there during our stay at the Ritz Carlton. Steak house with the best steaks you will ever eat. The staff were wonderful. We had a great experience throughout the evening. We were treated like VIPs. It’s a must for everyone.More

1  Thank Anthony S
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2018

Dear Anthony S, Thank you for spending time in reviewing your recent visit at The Forge. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed our wide selection of meat and that our service team was able to exceed your expectations. We shall definitively share...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Excellent food and service. Nothing was too much trouble for the servers and the chef who made us fantastic mushrooms even though it was not on the menu. Not cheap.More

1  Thank hrob_9
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Dear hrob_9, Thank you very much for your review and we are happy to read that you have spent a good time with us. We will definitely share your comments with the team. We do have set menus every evening and have promotional calendar. For...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018

The Forge was the best meal we had during our week in Abu Dhabi. Well worth a visit for excellent steaks, decor and service. The restaurant was a little quiet during our visit so lacked a bit of atmosphere - perhaps some background music would...More

1  Thank Nick C
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Mr Nick, Thank you for taking the time in sharing your experience at The Forge. I am happy to read that you had a good time and loved the food. We do have some background music, I will personally check that the volume is...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018

We had dinner with friends this weekend and our experience was nothing short of amazing. Our waiter Anastasia was very knowledgeable when it came to the menu and advised us expertly on our choices. The wine we initially selected was out of stock but our...More

2  Thank Statia B
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Sbdubs, Thank you for taking the time in writing about your experience in The Forge. We are very happy to read that you had a good time and Anastasia made sure your dinner was nothing less than exceptional. I shall definitely share with the...More

Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

5 service and fantastic steaks. Not for the budget conscious, but certainly worth every dirham spent.More

2  Thank BAH_KMB
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Mr Kevin B, Thank you for sharing your experience in The Forge. We are very happy to read that you have enjoyed your dinner with us. We have created a very successful promotion every Wednesday where if you are able to lock your mobile...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

Excellent service, excellent food even if it is quite pricy. Try the soup and then a steak, the meat quality is simply amazing.More

3  Thank Giovanni141967
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Giovanni141967, Thank you very much for writing about your experience in The Forge. We are happy to read that you have enjoyed the food and the service. We do offer 15% discount every Wednesday if you are able to lock your mobile phone in...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Wonderful experience, Anastasia was very attentive and made us feel very welcome without being too intrusive. The steaks were cooked to perfection and we loved the attention to detail such as choosing our own steak knives. The quality of the food was excellent with such...More

2  Thank joblackstuff
Ritz-CarltonADGC, Manager at The Forge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2018

Dear Joblackstuff, Thank you very much for your review on your dinner in Forge. We are very happy to read that you have spent a great time with us and enjoyed or quality of food and service. Please be assured that it will be shared...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100 - US$200
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 818 8282
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Description
Taking its name from the intricate process of forging or shaping high quality steak knife blade, The Forge is serving specialty cuisine in a stylish and contemporary setting paired with the world's finest wines. Private dining rooms and a variety of seating options provide the ultimate dining experience.
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