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S IMPLY ABU DHABI
MESMERI S ING SPLENDOUR
a t rav e l g ui d e t o Abu Dhab i
Pearls & Caviar - Shangri-La Hotel
As the name suggests, Pearls & Caviar simply
oozes opulence. The décor of this two storey
venue is dripping in luxury and will leave you
feeling like Arabian royalty.
The Caviar restaurant is regarded as one of
the best restaurants in town and uses fresh
Middle Eastern ingredients combined with
Mediterranean tastes to provide a unique
culinary experience. The clever, decadent
presentation and fine, fresh ingredients
define Caviar’s exceptional grilled delights
and keep the elite crowd coming back for
more. For those who prefer a more private
dining experience, the restaurant offers an
exclusive secluded seating area where you’ll
be greeted and waited on by your own
personal team of hosts.
Once your stomachs are well-lined, head up
a floor to the Pearls bar, for a dose of more
‘upscale n’ sexy’ socialising. Pearls attracts a
glamorous crowd and serves every cocktail
under the Emirate sun. Its resident DJ will
keep you merry with a selection of feel-good
chill out classics, whilst you soak up the fresh
sea breeze from the rooftop lounge.
Rating: *****
Reservation contact: (971 2) 509 8777
The Yacht Club
Overlooking Abu Dhabi’s most picturesque
marina, the stylish terrace at the Yacht Club
is one of the latest additions to Abu Dhabi’s
night scene. Despite being only a few months
old, the futuristic club has already established
a reputation for itself and is poised to
become one of Abu Dhabi’s hottest social
spots. Get ready for creative cocktails, too
much dancing and unforgettable sunsets!
Rating: ***
Reservation contact: (971 2) 509 8888
Havana Club - Emirates Palace
The Havana Club is the perfect social setting
for established businessmen and for those
wanting an insight into a day in the life of
Abu Dhabi’s high flyers. The club’s cigar
leaf laden walls and warm lighting create an
atmospheric touch and the whole Havana
experience is incredibly soothing. Boasting
a selection of the world’s finest cognacs,
armagnacs and cigars, when it comes to
Havana Club, it certainly is a man’s world.
Rating: ****
Reservation contact: +971 2 6909000
Chameleon - The Fairmont
If rubbing shoulders with Abu Dhabi’s rich
and beautiful is what you’re looking for then
Chameleon should be your first port of
call. This fashionable and chic venue boasts
a team of mixologists who can whip up
an impressive range of signature cocktails,
ensuring that this hide out remains one of
the most popular choices for Abu Dhabi’s
young and trendy party crowd.
Rating: ***
Reservation contact: (+971 2) 654 3238
The Piano Lounge -
Le Royal Meridien
After a hectic day of sight seeing, unwind
with a cocktail at this intimate and elegant
piano lounge. Known for having one of the
best wine selections in the city, it offers a
touch of continental class. Or for something
a little lighter, enjoy afternoon tea the
Middle Eastern way and choose from one of
the Lounge’s selection of authentic spiced
teas and pastries served on a traditional silver
tea set. Oh so Sex and the City!
Rating: ***
Reservation contact: 971 2 674 2020
Havana Club
Pearls & Caviar