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Bord Eau

Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 509 8555
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Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (19 reviews)
“tasting menu” (9 reviews)
“souffle” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 167 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place, just a fantastic experience, welcomed by a complimentary glass of Champagne. What a way to start. Excellent service from a knowledgeable waiter/sommelier who clearly enjoyed and shared our passion for good food. We had the blind tasting menu with wine pairing, excellently paired...More

Thank Sven P
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I had several dinners with friends at Bord Eau restaurant and it was all the time perfect. The terrace has an amazing view on the mosque. The dishes are refined and the menu is renewed at each seasons. I highly recommend this place if you...More

Thank Nanasamsam
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Beautiful Restaurant! Can't think of a nicer restaurant to celebrate with my Wife. Stunning surroundings and gorgeous food. Mosque view out of the window lent itself to some excellent photographs. Staff lovely and very attentive. Good to met the Chef, who came out to wish...More

Thank tidyfinance
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear tidyfinance, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

I decided to surprise my dad for his birthday and invite him to Bord Eau restaurant. The diner was amazing and everything was perfect. We had a five course diner and all of it was excellent, at the end the chef even made a special...More

Thank mathias b
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear mathias b, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 31 August 2017

Fine and delicate french cuisine which highlights the flavours of each product! From the "amuse-bouche" to the dessert, it is absolutely delicious! Nice view from the terrace and perfect location in front of the Mosque.

Thank Benoît G
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2017

Dear Benoit, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Went with my husband to celebrate my birthday, i have to say that is the best French restaurant i have tried in UEA, the service is amazing, the staff is attentive, the manager was very helpful he answered all our questions about the food, we...More

Thank Rachel R
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear Rachel R, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 27 July 2017

Upon entering the impressive restaurant, you immediately feel that the staff is expecting you. You are greeted by the maître and escorted to your table. The menu is handed to you swiftly and explained. You are offered some bread, butters and amuses to go with...More

1  Thank goalgent
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Dear Goalgent, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had two very good meals in this restaurant, which shut on Weds 31st of May (during Ramadan) for a month. Other restaurants in the Shangri La remain open (Pearls and Caviar was shut for our stay however). It is pricey but the service is...More

Thank Steve M
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Steve M, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of our restaurant! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 2 June 2017

I have to start by saying that this Restaurant does not come cheap. It is not for the faint hearted. But if you like superb food, served by impeccable staff, with a warm and friendly atmosphere, in beautiful surroundings, then this is the place for...More

Thank John G
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear John G, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Last time i have been to that restaurant 4 years ago and decide to try it again. Beautiful ambiance, delicious french cuisine and attentive waiters. Thumbs up! My favourite of all times

Thank iren27
UlfBremer1, General Manager at Bord Eau, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear iren, Thank you for your wonderful review, it makes us very proud of Bord Eau! We truly do look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Ulf Bremer General Manager Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$100 - US$250
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 23:30
Monday
18:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
18:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
18:30 - 23:30
Thursday
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street | Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 509 8555
  • E-mail
Description
Bord Eau is the ultimate restaurant for French fine dining in Abu Dhabi. In the setting of a chic dining room that boasts opulent fabrics and furniture, the chef de cuisine prepares seasonal fresh produce flown in from France and serves each dish as an artistic expression. Bord Eau offers a superb a la carte menu and for the ultimate Bord Eau experience, the blind tasting menu is a must. Quiet instrumentals and a warm ambiance complement the rich gastronomy to create an intimate dining experience. To maintain a peaceful environment, children under 12 years old are not permitted in the restaurant.
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