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Trader Vic's

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Caribbean, Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian
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Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Street # 10 | Al Zahiyah Tourist Club Area, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 644 3011
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17:00 - 03:00
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Thu - Fri 17:00 - 03:30
Sat - Wed 17:00 - 03:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Just an opportunity to say wow and thank you to Carmina for the wonderful and greatful service that you've done to our friends. Big thank you to all of you guys!

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Thank Lucy O
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Service is perfect. You will always be welcomed by karina , well hosting, perfect food and delicious drinks . Adviseable

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice atmosphere , food and drinks are amazing . Perfect service . Try Binod's the bartender drinks..simply the best

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Every time we walk in, we are greeted with smiles and quick service. Over the many times I have been to TVx, I've noticed that the food and drinks are consistently fantastic. The atmosphere is cozy and fun with the music from the band. Staff are professional, very fast and attentive. Mr Nicholas, the manager, is excellent with customers and... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time me and my friends there with great atmosphere,great service the stuff is very cool and the environment is great ...the menager was very helpful and friendly...definitely highly recommend

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1 Thank Ivelina N
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We've been here multiple times and the food doesn't disappoint. The cocktail list is extensive and the service has been brilliant each time we've been.

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1 Thank warden6
GstSvcOfficer, Samer Saleh - Director of Food & Beverage Operations at Trader Vic's, responded to this review

Dear warden6, Thank you for the compliments and for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to read that you had a pleasurable experience in Trader Vic's. The team works very hard to provide the utmost service, and so your comments are very important to us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is very nice to spend a lovely moment with your friends and family or your self. the service is great,specially if that sweetest (Carmina ) there i really feel completely comfortable if she is there to 1-serve me . 2- gives you choices for drinks. 3-keep going and coming back to chick on you . 4she don't forget... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had another fantastic time at Traders. As always we started with cocktails and then settled into our table. Good to reserve by the way as this place is really popular. This time my wife had Steak Flambe which is cooked in front of you, whilst I had Green Thai Curry. Manan did a stirling job not only with the... More 

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1 Thank Pete_C166
GstSvcOfficer, Samer Saleh - Director of Food & Beverage Operations at Trader Vic's, responded to this review

Dear Pete_C166, Thank you for the compliments and for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to read that you had a pleasurable experience in Trader Vic's. The team works very hard to provide the utmost service, and so your comments are very important to us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards,... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited this restaurant on numerous occasions and always experienced first class service and food, last night was no exception and we received another amazing meal. The food was cooked to perfection, the presentation was outstanding and the staff and service were exceptional. Trader Vics must be very proud of what they achieve in the delivery of customer service and... More 

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1 Thank Julie P
GstSvcOfficer, Samer Saleh - Director of Food & Beverage Operations at Trader Vic's, responded to this review

Dear Julie P, Thank you for the compliments and for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to read that you had a pleasurable experience in Trader Vic's. The team works very hard to provide the utmost service, and so your comments are very important to us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best... More 

Abu Dhabi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family is visiting and it was my birthday so it was a good opportunity to visit Trader Vic's for dinner. We had the oysters as a starter and the duck breast was a firm favourite among my family. I absolutely adore the Mango Chili Beef and it was perfect as always! The orchids on the table were a beautiful... More 

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Thank SandraAnnon
GstSvcOfficer, Samer Saleh - Director of Food & Beverage Operations at Trader Vic's, responded to this review

Dear SandraAnnon, Thank you for the compliments and for taking the time to write this review. We are happy to read that you had a pleasurable experience in Trader Vic's. The team works very hard to provide the utmost service, and so your comments are very important to us. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Best Regards,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Caribbean, Bar, Polynesian, Hawaiian
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 03:00
Monday
17:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 03:00
Thursday
17:00 - 03:30
Friday
17:00 - 03:30
Saturday
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ground Floor, Beach Rotana Hotel & Towers, Street # 10 | Al Zahiyah Tourist Club Area, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 644 3011
Description
Trader Vic's is a French Polynesian restaurant and bar which specializes in Island cuisine and tropical cocktails in an exotic atmosphere.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?