Top things to do in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Top Choice Peruvian in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island


The contemporary Peruvian cuisine with its flavour-fusion of Latin American and Asian is a tastebud sensation. Dig into the menu of sharing plates featuring traditional ceviche, Peruvian sashimi and tacos (we recomm…
Top Choice Chinese in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Dai Pai Dong

All cosy alcoves surrounding an open kitchen, Dai Pai Dong's award-winning Chinese is where Asian foodies chase Cantonese roasted duck, spicy braised chicken and wok-fried beef tenderloin with green tea and kumquat …
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Dragon's Tooth

Just the coolest speakeasy-style bar in town. Walk through the front door of Dai Pai Dong and head left to stumble into this secret drinking den, all leather and brass, which seems to have fallen out of the 1920s. C…
Steak in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Butcher & Still

How good is this 1920s Chicago–inspired steakhouse at Four Seasons Abu Dhabi? We don't have enough space to tell you. American chef Marshall Roth sources his meat from the Temple Grandin–designed Creekstone Farms in…
Japanese in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island


The summit of Japanese cuisine in Abu Dhabi. Book ahead to enjoy the superb sushi and sashimi, the signature miso-marinated black cod or a hunk of meat cooked to perfection on the robata grill. Alcohol served (sake,…
International in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island


Clear your calendar on Friday. The Four Seasons' breakfast spot is one of Abu Dhabi's most social, indulgent Friday brunch extravaganzas. The brunch buffet includes freshly baked breads, decadent truffle mash, melt-…
Seafood in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island


Amble down the jetty to this A-frame with terraces above the sea and enjoy some of the finest seafood in town. Whether chargrilled, steamed or baked, the results are invariably delicious in this classic of Abu Dhabi…
Architecture in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Abu Dhabi Global Market Square

If you're into modern architecture, this development's cluster of glass-and-steel office monoliths on Al Maryah Island is the heart of Abu Dhabi's new financial centre. At the back of the plaza, sitting snug against…
Shopping Centre in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Abu Dhabi Mall

Al Zahiyah's major shopping destination with plenty of international brand-names among its 200 shops, a cinema and kid's entertainment area, cafes and a big hypermarket.
Cocktail Bar in Al Zahiyah & Al Maryah Island

Zsa Zsa

Tucked away in an inconspicuous corner of the main lobby, this bar is inspired by vivacious Hungarian actress Zsa Zsa Gabor. Her stylish but flamboyant reputation becomes apparent as you step through the boldly patt…