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261 Restaurant

) #1,536 of 8,937 Restaurants in Dubai €€ - €€€ Bar, European, British
Emirates Road | Dubai Sports City, Dubai 111123, United Arab Emirates
9714251000
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“thai curry” (3 reviews)
“wraps” (2 reviews)
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Emirates Road | Dubai Sports City, Dubai 111123, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great lunch here last week. The food and drink menu choice was excellent and the quality of food was fab. Service was also very good and the bright restaurant had superb views across the 18th green.

Thank caspernfg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely family meal here last night. We sat outside overlooking the green. The staff were attentive and helpful. The place seemed clean and tidy. The food- Sea bass was delicious, the Thai beef salad was also yummy. Could offer a few more...More

Thank Necia J
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

For a golf club restaurant the food is way overpriced. Food itself is very good but the management and Sports City just don't understand. Their prices are on par with many Hôtel restaurants. Very few items in the menu could be referred to as being...More

Thank Julianrs
Management response:

Dear Julian, Greetings from The Els Club, Dubai! I would like to thank you on completing the online guest survey that we received recently. I’m disappointed to read about your experience at The Els Club was not up to expectations. I would like to express...More

Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Visited last night for the Thursday night BBQ with the family alfresco style. Although the staff were very helpful, could not ask for a better service but the actual buffet and what it had to offer for the money you pay, was shameful. Not a...More

Thank Musha2112
Management response:

Dear Musha2112, Greetings from The Els Club, Dubai! I would like to thank you on completing the online guest feedback that we received recently. I’m disappointed to read about your experience at The Els Club was not up to expectations. I would like to express...More

Reviewed 2 February 2017

What did I order? -Snack and Bites: Calamari 50AED rate 5/5 big, fresh and tasty Recommend. -Main: 8oz Tenderloin (medium) 245AED 4/5 Special Deals: if you have entertainer, buy one meal get one for free. -Drinks: Els Merlot 250+AED 4/5 No waiting, reserved table and...More

Thank Reinn T
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

After reading some of the glowing reviews? I am really not sure if I am at the same place... perhaps the chef was ill and one of the waiting staff cooked during my visit. Tom Yum soup was nothing like Tom Yum should be... in...More

3  Thank Evgueni T
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We have been visiting the 261 for several years, on average once a week, as there is a great selection on different dishes to cater to every taste, from curry, burger, salad to mexican dishes and wraps. Relaxed and pleasant atmosphere and child friendly.

Thank Margitta483
The_Els_Management, Manager at 261 Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Margitta, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are humbled by your kind remarks and look forward to seeing you again at 261.

Reviewed 4 September 2016

This was our third visit to 261, with friends who live nearby. We have always found the food to be pretty good. The drinks. Being averse to lager, I usually order Guinness or cider as the proper brown beers in Dubai are rarely available and...More

Thank John M
The_Els_Management, Manager at 261 Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear John, Thank you for your comments. We are have taken a good note of your comments with regards to the prices of our dishes as well as the beverages. You may acknowledge the fact that our prices are in-line with most other golf clubs...More

Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best restraunt to eat good and very well balanced food in Dubai. The Spring Rolls , Dynamite Prawns and the Thai curry is the best meal we ever had . The Chefs in the restaurant are very innovative and passionate for there...More

Thank BishtPankaj
The_Els_Management, Manager at 261 Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Pankaj, Thank you for the great review. Our Chefs are absolutely delighted to hear your feedback. Look forward to welcoming you again at 261.

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Went for a mid week meal with another couple. The menu is varied and has various price points. We enjoyed the Thai curry, Rogan josh and steak pie. All washed down with a good Ernie Els wine- couldn't have anything else in Ernie's place! Good...More

Thank RitaJ0nes
The_Els_Management, Manager at 261 Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review. We are delighted to announce the launch of our new menu at 261. The Thai Curry and Steak Pie are definitely still there but we are confident that you will enjoy the new choices we have to offer.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 23:30
Monday
06:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
06:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
06:00 - 23:30
Thursday
06:00 - 23:30
Friday
06:00 - 23:30
Saturday
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Emirates Road | Dubai Sports City, Dubai 111123, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: 9714251000
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