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Karakanda

Marina Mall 18 St | Second Floor, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 681 4818
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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible29%
31 Oct 2016
“A Brilliant Local Restaurant”
1 May 2016
“The worst restaurant in Abu Dhabi”
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Marina Mall 18 St | Second Floor, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2016

It may sound odd, but the quality of our seafood locally (South Africa) has deteriorated as most of it is exported. The one thing I was determined to do was have a lobster done to my satisfaction. When I walked in I saw all the...More

Thank GizelleGreiner
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I award one star for the "location" only except this, this restaurant is a shame. I went there with my family, trying to use our vouchers from Entertainer in a seafood restaurant. What a surprise ! we were allowed to use our vouchers in Grilled...More

Thank AmeurGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

I went with my family. They served my wife first. 20 mins later after me complaining the other 3 meals arrived. My wife had long finished her meal. The food was of poor quality. I've had way better from cheap take out food. The dish...More

Thank conorm321
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

Disappointed. Picked out squid from the market section and had it fried. Very tough. Disappointed and surprised. But the outstanding bread almost made up for it

Thank ladybegood
Reviewed 27 February 2015

This place is in the Marina Mall and has fresh seafood on ice that you choose from. You then decide how to have the chef cook it and with what spices. The fish, rice and noodles were delicious. The service was fast and friendly. I...More

Thank Kyle L
Reviewed 18 January 2015

I'm not really sure why previous commenters have been so negative on this restaurant...maybe management has tried to turn things around, and succeeded -- because the lunch that we had was very good. My son got the seafood paella and I had the seafood pasta,...More

Thank OneInaMillion50
Reviewed 7 December 2014

To make this review useful. went there with family to dinner. The food is tasteless, not appealing and definitely non fresh meals. ...All we have ordered from appetizers, or main course was below acceptable. frozen food, microwaved soup. chipped plates. The Service is non existent....More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I will start with a compliment: the restaurant is beautiful, the concept is great and the view is wonderful. I went there last night and I really could have gone a great bit of fish. I was firstly disappointed by the greeting at the door:...More

Thank Bhurki-foodie
Reviewed 3 March 2014

Enjoyed a very nice dish of seafood with shrimps and varieties of fish. A convenient venue to refuel your tummy and keep enjoying the beautiful mall.

Thank aminu-kano
Reviewed 25 February 2014

The Karakanda in Marnia Mall Abudhabi. I tried this one at lunch time The fish not fesh The service were poor I did not enjoy it i may not come back

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marina Mall 18 St | Second Floor, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 681 4818
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