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Souk Qaryat Al Beri

Closed Now: 10:00 - 22:00
Open today: 10:00 - 22:00
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Nice Place to Spend a Few Hours

Arabic decor with great dining options and good, if somewhat expensive, shopping opportunities. The... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Christie E
Old Arabic style mall in Abu Dhabi

If you're looking for an Abu Dhabi version of Dubai's Souk Madinat Jumeirah, this is it. No this... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
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Built on two levels, The Souk is an interesting fusion of Arabian architecture tied into a Venetian theme. Water canals meander through The Souk, through our sister hotel The Shangri-La, as well as The Traders Hotel, with abras ferrying hotel guests...more
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| between the Maqtaa and Musaffah bridges, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite place. I often visit this place. It's a luxury shopping arcade (Souq). Jewelry shops, coffee shops with free wifi, awesome mouth licking restaurants, garmenta shops and yatch and boating section right behind. There is beautiful sitting area with sofas facing the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Arabic decor with great dining options and good, if somewhat expensive, shopping opportunities. The back has great views to the Grand Mosque. The art shop downstairs and Moroccan restaurant upstairs are must visits if you are there.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Christie E
Reviewed 18 October 2018

If you're looking for an Abu Dhabi version of Dubai's Souk Madinat Jumeirah, this is it. No this literally is it. It's the same thing, in Abu Dhabi. Only smaller. Great food outlets, excellent cuisines and quality, very nice ambiance and lifestyle. It's a place...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AnthonyPermal
Reviewed 8 October 2018

This is a Modern Souk Built next to the Shangri-La Hotel in a secluded area with an extraordinary view from the Balcony. You have a few lovely restaurants where you can enjoy a cocktail at sunset (Azzuro is Recommended) and also see the lights of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank wegetoursockswet
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Not worth visiting as a day out. Ok if your staying at the La Shangri and get a free abra ride down. Worth it for the Abra ride. A few very expensive shops and restaurants.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AbuY132
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Nothing Extraordinary and as fellow TAs said i would also not recommend to visit specifically to this place. Not many shops there and there are few restaurants to try. We have been to Souk Madinat in Dubai which is similar to this and we found...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Although the Souk has a modern take on Arabian architecture resembling that of Souq Al Bahhar in Dubai, the place is not crowded enough and almost feels empty (at least during August). We had dinner at an Italian place calles Azzuro. Huge disappointment. Very expensive...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Malak A
Reviewed 27 August 2018

we visited the place during Eid Al Adha Holiday, it was 10 minutes walk from Traders Hotel where we stayed for 2 nights, the place is very quiet and dull, nothing interesting and i find the price a bit too high.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank World_Nomads2
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The Souk was a disappointment to say the least. Not many shops and very confusing to get around. Plus more modern than original for my liking. There are a number of restaurants which I have been told are quite good, however we did not try...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

This isn’t your big designer mall. It’s modern but designed in an Arabic souk style with a variety of restaurants, cafe and a Starbucks is here as well. We were staying in the shangri-la which is part of this complex so it was an easy...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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9 February 2018|
Response from EileenC1041 | Reviewed this property |
No sorry
9 February 2018|
Response from Walid101 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but it doesn’t stop exactly at the location , there is a short walk to the location And now weather is nice for a walk 😉
Victoria A
3 April 2017|
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Response from Ahmed A | Property representative |
Hi Victoria, Entry into The Souk is absolute free - come enjoy it as you please :)