10 Must Visit Restaurants Near the Louvre Abu Dhabi

With the Louvre recently opening its doors in Abu Dhabi to the first Museum of its kind outside of Paris, you might find yourself visiting the UAE capital for the first time or maybe even for the first time in a while.

While the Louvre has plenty of dining options available for visitors, stepping out into the city will spoil you for choice. We've put together a top 10 list of restaurants to try out next time you find yourself at the Louvre looking to satisfy your cravings.

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Sontaya

Named after the Thai word for sunset, Sontaya at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort is a high end Thai dining destinations. Set among a series of floating pavilions, the restaurant overlooks the resort's beautiful private beaches as well as the Arabian Gulf. Their selection of freshly prepared cocktails perfectly complement the intricate menu. This spot is perfect for passing the evening with friends or family.

Distance to Louvre: 4.3km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 15-20 AED

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55 & 5th The Grill

55&5th, named after the original St. Regis in New York, is a high end Manhattan-style steakhouse and lounge. With features like an outdoor terrace and a lavish private dining room, this restaurant is definitely up there with some of the best in the capital. The Abu Dhabi restaurant features all their signature dishes that fans of their other locations have grown to love.

Distance to Louvre: 4.3km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 15-20 AED

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Rodeo Grill

Located in the heart of Abu Dhabi at the Beach Rotana is Rodeo Grill, a modern steakhouse aiming to change the standard of the steakhouse market. With its warm grey interiors, and delicious high quality dishes, this restaurant is perfect for all the meat lovers out there.

Distance to Louvre: 47.6km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 90-100 AED

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Finz

Finz at the Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi is the ideal spot to lounge and enjoy some of the best seafood. With its ideal location along the beach, guests can enjoy the beautiful beach views while indulging in their freshly prepared dishes.

Distance to Louvre: 7.0km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 20-25 AED

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Indigo

Located at the Beach Rotana Hotel, Abu Dhabi, is Indigo, a modern Indian restaurant with a unorthodox approach to North Indian cuisine. Their menu is host to a number of classics such as biryani, kebabs and chaat, as well as a significant number of modern reinterpretations. Whether you are an Indian food connoisseur, or trying out the cuisine for the first time, Indigo is sure to have something for you.

Distance to Louvre: 6.4km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 15-20 AED

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Sambusek

Sambusek offers a contemporary take on Lebanese cuisine. Located at the Rosewood Hotel in Abu Dhabi, diners can sit in the elegant yet understated dining room, or reserve a table on the balcony for views out over the water, which is particularly impressive at sunset. The menu features a selection of fresh seafood and meats, enhanced with Levantine flavours and grilled to perfection.

Distance to Louvre: 7.3km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 20-25 AED

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Aqua

Located at the Rosewood Hotel in Abu Dhabi, Aqua offers the most gorgeous waterfront views of the corniche. Melding Indian and Mediterranean flavours to captivate your taste buds, this fine dining establishment offers something for everyone and has an interactive show kitchen to boot. A daily buffet makes it suitable for the whole family too.

Distance to Louvre: 7.3km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 20-25 AED

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Butcher and Still

A decent choice located at The Four Seasons in Abu Dhabi, Butcher & Still offers up prime cuts of meat flown in from the United States. Its 1920s retro style adds nostalgia while bullet casings add mystery – giving a nod to Al Capone. Experience the ultimate comfort of the leather banquets while tucking into their supreme cuts of meat at this notable establishment.

Distance to Louvre: 15.5km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 35-45 AED

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Pregos

Prego's is an Italian restaurant highlighting a chic and contemporary design that work hand in hand to emphasize the Italian feel. Overlooking hotel beach and garden, the restaurant is a delightful spot for lunch and dinner. All the dishes are freshly prepared and are authentic to the traditional recipes, a little bite of Italy in Abu Dhabi.

Distance to Louvre: 6.7km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 20-25 AED

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Dai Pai Dong

Combining the concepts of fine-dining and street food, Rosewood’s Dai Pai Dong serves straight-up, honest Cantonese cuisine in a relaxed, casual space. Bringing a new idea to Abu Dhabi’s culinary map; this restaurant is perfect for families and friends. Show kitchens, a speakeasy bar and authentic Chinese artwork, guaranteeing you a great night out.

Distance to Louvre: 7.0km

Average taxi cost from Louvre to restaurant: 20-25 AED

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