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Ushna

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Souq Qaryat Al Beri | Between Two Bridges, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 558 1769
Today
12:30 - 23:30
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Thu - Fri 12:30 - 00:00
Sat - Wed 12:30 - 23:30
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Sharm El Sheikh
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

From hearing about Ushna over the past five years in Abu Dhabi, we finally managed to try. Food was disappointing- everything tasted the same, no proper flavour differentiation in between the dishes. Service was OK, but we won't be back as the food wasn't good quality.

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Thank LoveGlobeTraveller
Irvine, California
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Ushna was the best Indian restaurant in Abu Dhabi by far, then the head chef hopped across the water to the Punjab Grill. Last time we visited Ushna we were not aware of this. We ordered the same dishes we had loved previously and they were nowhere near the standard we had come to expect. It's very sad as the... More 

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Thank somedangoutlaw
Los Osos, California
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Incredibly disappointed based on expectation from other reviewers. We has chicken korma, lamb rogan josh and saag paneer. All of them were bad. The sauces were tasteless. Literally the Korma could have been a few pieces of chicken in a soup from a can. The saag was watery and too salty. Looking for positives the rice was excellent and the... More 

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Thank mageedge
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a dinner based on the many excellent reviews, however it didn't "float" my boat. Don't get me wrong, the food was nice, the service was good but the prices are a bit on the steep side for what it was. Personally...I wouldn't go back.

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Thank Alex P
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food, vegetable samosas were the best we have eve tasted. Excellent service, lovely setting, overlooking the Grand Mosque over the river. Thoroughly recommended

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Thank Carol S
Planet Earth Wannabe
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97 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I"m not a fan of spicy and they always make sure to serve the food just right. Super yummy, great outdoor seating, and service is speedy.

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Thank SuzyPoo
Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon entering Ushna, we noticed the calm atmosphere and nice bar. The bartender opened a fresh bottle of wine for us, upon request, and it was lovely! There were rooms to the side of the front bar area with what looked like rockers to enjoy a bit of a swing before dinner. There was also a sitting area beside the... More 

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Thank badoslady
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved this restaurant. The Indian food was not over traditional and had a mix of modern mixed with it. Everything that came to our table was perfectly served and the waiters are excellent at attending to your needs. Atmosphere was traditional and clean and felt like fine a fine dining experience. Great place to go for couples or groups.

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1 Thank Yvonnecaldwell
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food, great location and fantastic staff. My favourite place to eat in Abu Dhabi, so I've eaten there lots of times.

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Thank Stephen G
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Truly the best Indian restaurant in abu dhabi.Great team is working there.Amazing food.there manager Gaurav along with hostess aneliz was extremely polite and helpful.We celebrated our birthday.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Asian, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 00:00
Friday
12:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Souq Qaryat Al Beri | Between Two Bridges, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 558 1769

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?