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Ananta

The Oberoi, Dubai | Business Bay, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 444 1407
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
The Oberoi, Dubai | Business Bay, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have had the immense pleasure of dining at the Ananta restaurant in Dubai. As soon as you walk in you are welcomed by Harish who takes you to your table and is eager to assist you with the menu. His recommendations were absolutely fabulous...More

Thank Eugenie Miroshnikoff
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many outstanding Indian restaurants in Dubai I'm not sure why anyone would choose to return to Ananta. The service was outstanding but, other than that, the room lacked energy and the cost of the food was outrageous. If it had been the...More

1  Thank AmericanCareerExpat
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We went for dinner one night not too long ago - we do love Indian food. We were greeted by friendly and social staff who served us a dinner to remember. If you are into Indian food - this is a must in Dubai.More

2  Thank Jonas M
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Mr. Jonas, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Ananta. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dinner experience at our award winning, fine-dining Indian restaurant. Thank you for especially recognizing the friendly service you received throughout and...More

Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I had gone to this place sometime last week with 2 other colleagues. The place was empty except for another small gathering, which probably reflects the economic times we are all in. Restaurant is small and does not have any pomposity associated with other restaurants....More

2  Thank JohnG091980
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Mr. John, Thank you for taking out time to review your experience on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dining experience at Ananta, our award winning, fine-dining restaurant at The Oberoi, Dubai. We appreciate your positive sentiments about the high...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

The waitress who dealt with us from entering the restaurant to leaving the restaurant was outstanding. Her fussing over us throughout the whole meal was explicit. She recommended our menu choice and could not falter anything - apart from - leave plenty of room if...More

1  Thank lynnmorton
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Ananta. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dinning experience at our award winning, fine-dining Indian restaurant. Thank you for especially recognizing the royal service you received throughout your meal....More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

We went to Oberoi for the second time this year and both times the food and the service was excellent. There Biryani is simply superb as are the desserts and we asked for kajjar halwa with ice cream which is not on the menu and...More

Thank Sublime74
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience at Ananta by The Oberoi, Dubai for the second time. Thank you for highlighting the quality of food as well as the gajjar...More

Reviewed 19 August 2017

So here for a midweek dinner with an Indian colleague. He was staying here and recommended it when I told him I was partial to a ruby. He was in the middle of a no-meat, no-alcohol month for religious reasons so he ordered his and...More

2  Thank richardpS850LT
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing a positive review of your experience on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dining experience at Ananta, our fine-dining restaurant at The Oberoi, Dubai. We appreciate your positive sentiments about the quality of food and...More

Reviewed 16 August 2017

I visited Ananta last December yet only had the time to write about it now. The visit was a long time ago but i still recall visiting as a result of its great authentic food, and the hotels polite staff. To start off I ordered...More

2  Thank Adi_TPAR
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience at Ananta. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dinner experience last December at our award winning, fine-dining Indian restaurant. Thank you for especially recognizing the royal service you received throughout...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

To an Indian, Ananta is an experience that we don't see at home. The staff are excellent - warm, good humored, great knowledge of the preparation of the meals, ability to guide guests through the menu and pair with drinks, if you prefer. My guests...More

Thank Oliveiro R
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Dear Mr. Oliveiro, Thank you for sharing a positive review of your experience on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dining experience at Ananta, our fine-dining restaurant at The Oberoi, Dubai. We appreciate your positive sentiments about the high quality of...More

Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service, we ordered for lamb seekh kebab, biriyani and the dal makhni- kebab was outstanding and the biriyani was flavorful and tasty, dal was also rich and flavorfulfull, over all we enjoyed the dinner Thank you chef for good food, We will...More

1  Thank Adam S
Oberoi_Restaurants, The Management at Ananta, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear Mr. Adam, Thank you for taking out time to review your experience on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your dining experience at Ananta, our fine-dining restaurant at The Oberoi, Dubai. We appreciate your positive sentiments about the high quality of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$60 - US$120
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Oberoi, Dubai | Business Bay, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 444 1407
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Description
Ananta welcomes diners on a gastronomic journey through the twenty eight states and 4700 miles of Indian coastline. Refreshed with courtyard views and dramatic with crimson furnishings and crisp white linen tables, Ananta is dominated by a magnificent show kitchen where guests can watch our masterchefs hand craft Indian delicacies in traditional coal-fired clay ovens.
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