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Pappagallo Italian Restaurant

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Street #10, Tourist Club Area | The Village Garden, Le Meridien Abu Dhabi Hotel, Abu Dhabi 46066, United Arab Emirates
+971 2 644 6666
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12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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476 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 312 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Pappagallo is regular, old school Italian. You can sit outside in the sheltered garden of Le Meridien hotel and enjoy the evening air. Service is good, the food is solid and the prices are reasonable given the norm in the UAE. The pizzas are large and well made and the risotto is particularly good. We liked the complimentary bread with... More 

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Thank savvy_dave
Stuart B, Director of Food and Beverage at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear savvy_dave, Thank you for your kind words and recommendation for Pappagallo. We are glad to know that you had a good dining experience with us. We are looking forward to see you again soon! Best regards, Kristofer Bremstrom Director of Food & Beverage More 

Helsinki, Finland
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We had really tasty pizza here in the village garden at the Meridien Hotel. Good service and nice to sit outside.

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Thank Helssuomi
Stuart B, Director of Food & Beverage at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Helssuomi, Thank you for your feedback. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the pizza from Pappagallo Restaurant and the village of the hotel. Rest assured that we will pass your good comments with the team in regards with the service. We are looking forward on your next visit. Best regards, Kristofer Bremstrom Director of Food & Beverage More 

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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This restaurant is located in the Le Meridian hotel in Abu Dhabi and share a large courtyard with other pups and restaurants in the hotel. The wine selection and food is very good and prices are very reasonable. The serving personnel are very friendly and make you feel at home

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Thank Nafez A
Stuart B, Director of Food & Beverage at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear NAFEZ A, Thank you very much for your wonderful comments. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the wine selection and the food in Pappagallo. We are looking forward to welcome you back soon. Best regards, Kristofer Bremstrom Director of Food & Beverage More 

Milan, Italy
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89 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I went there tonight for dinner....arancini and pasta al Nero di seppia: pasta was an unique solid block into the plate....nothing to share with Italian pasta.Arancini ....small fried balls or sweet rice. To be honest they forgot this part of my order...it was my mistake to remember it to them....

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Thank laura_3791
Stuart B, Director of Food & Beverage at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to comment on your recent visit in Pappagallo and I am sorry that we did not live up to your expectations. We are in fact changing the menu this week and I hope that you will give us another try. Best regards, Kristofer Bremstrom Director of Food & Beverage More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We used the restaurant during our first week at the hotel and found the food a very high quality with excellent service from the staff. On one occasion when we had not booked a table the waiter produced an empty seemingly out of thin air.

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Thank T0nyK
Stuart B, Director of Food & Beverage at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the fantastic review of Pappagallo Restaurant. I am very happy to hear that you have enjoyed your visit with us and hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you back soon! Best regards, Kristofer Bremstrom Director of Food & Beverage More 

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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This is a very good everyday restaurant. Pasta and other dishes are wholesome and good. Pizza is below average in taste and texture. service is ok nothing to brag about. i will be back just because of the proximity.

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Thank Rojan J
Stuart B, General Manager at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Rojan J, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us on tripadvisor. Please be assured that we have taken your comment very serious and will take action about it. We do hope to welcome you back in the near future. With my best, Stuart General Manager More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice food and excellent service specially "milano"pizza was very delicious with good value for money we will return back for sure.

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Thank 308amey
Stuart B, General Manager at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear 308amey, Thank you for taking the time to review us and for such positive comments. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed dining in Pappagallo. Thank you for the compliments on our food and services. We will share your comments with the rest of the team on your behalf. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon.... More 

Rome, Italy
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36 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

We are an Italian couple, so we wanted to try pizza for once in Abu Dhabi... And it was not bad. Really not bad...

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Thank vanessa z
Stuart B, General Manager at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear vanessa z, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We continuously working towards providing best service to our guests; we really appreciate your feedback and looking forward to welcome you back for another bespoke and memorable dining experience in your next visit. My best, Stuart General Manager More 

doha
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Perfect flavouts of mussels, shrimps, and arancini for starters. Risotto and linguini frutti di mare are worth to try as well. Good service from Aye moh , however management must think of increasing their staff...

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Thank Arzouni
Stuart B, General Manager at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Arzouni, Thank you for taking the time to write a fantastic review on Pappagallo. We are very happy that you have enjoyed the food and service. We will definitely pas on your gratitude to Aye moh. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Abu Dhabi. My best, Stuart General Manager More 

Cricklade, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Italian Restaurant. Excellent Menu - wide choice of dishes to, satisfy the most discerning pallet. Relaxed surrounding, tasteful decoration - service from the staff first class plus they make the evening something special by catering to your every need. Well worth a visit when you are next in the area.

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Thank Mike W
Stuart B, Director of Food and Beverage at Pappagallo Italian Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Mike W, Thank you so much for your great review. We're glad you had such a good time and we really appreciate your positive feedback! Thanks for taking the time to share your experience and rest assured that we will share it to the team. Kind regards, Kristofer Bremstrom Director of Food and Beverage More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Street #10, Tourist Club Area | The Village Garden, Le Meridien Abu Dhabi Hotel, Abu Dhabi 46066, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Abu Dhabi  >  Abu Dhabi
  • Phone Number: +971 2 644 6666
Description
Pappagallo offers you from the basics to the most sophisticated pizzas, pastas and risottos dishes. It boasts about its freshness and quality of ingredients. The Italian ambiance adds up to your ultimate dining experience. Al fresco dining available. Awarded favorite Italian restaurant in Abu Dhabi, 2015

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