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2016/7 Abu Dhabi Finalists

The Finalists

See who has made the finals for this year’s GCC Food & Travel Awards

Over the last few just over a million of you inundated us with votes for your favourite hotels, restaurants and chefs in the GCC Food and Travel Awards and you have truly made you voices heard

So see if your favourite hotel, restaurant or destination has made the finals to be judged by the expert panel.

The winners will announced at the Awards Gala Ceremony

HOTELS

Five Star Hotels
Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa
Emirates Palace
Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island
Jumeirah Etihad Towers
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort
Rosewood Abu Dhabi
Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel

Four Star Hotels
Crowne Plaza Abu Dhabi – Yas Island
Le Meridien Abu Dhabi
Novotel Abu Dhabi Al Bustan
Radisson Blu Hotel, Abu Dhabi Yas Island
Traders Hotel Qaryat Al Beri Abu Dhabi, by Shangri-la

City Hotel
Fairmont Bab al Bahr
Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island
InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Jumeirah Etihad Towers
Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Resort Hotels
Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa
Emirates Palace
The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Zaya Nurai Island

Destinations
Emirates Palace
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort
The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa
Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel
Zaya Nurai Island

Spas
Anantara Spa – Eastern Mangroves
Dahlia Spa at Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi
Emirates Palace Spa
Iridium Spa – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island
The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal

RESTAURANTS

Brunches
Asia de Cuba’s Brunch by the Beach
Hakkasan – Emirates Palace
Jumeirah Etihad Towers
Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri
The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort

Chinese
Dai Pai Dong – Rosewood Hotel
Hakkasan – Emirates Palace Hotel
Li Jiang – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Shang Palace – Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri

Indian
Angar – Yas Viceroy
Asha’s – Yas Mall
Punjab Grill – The Ritz-Carlton Grand Canal
Rangoli – Yas Island Rotana
Signature by sanjeev kapoor – Nation Towers

Mediterranean
Bord Eau – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri
Brasserie Angelique – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
Entrecote Cafe de Paris – Shangri La, Souk at Qaryat Al Beri
p&c Sergi Arola – Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri
Pearls by Michael Caines – Jumeirah Eithad Towers

Casual
BBQ Al Qasr – Emirates Palace
Giornotte – Ritz-Carlton, Grand Canal
Le Vendôme – Emirates Palace
Origins – Yas Viceroy
Stars ‘n’ Bars – Yas Marina Circuit

Family
Belgian Café – InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Grills@Chill’O – Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche
Jones the Grocer
Las Brisas – Emirates Palace
PAUL Bakery

Casual Chic
BU! – World Trade Centre Mall
Eclipse Terrace Lounge, Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi
Koi – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island
p&c Sergi Arola – Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri
They Yacht Club – InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Zuma Abu Dhabi

Ramadan
Emirates Palace
Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi
Jumeirah Etihad Towers
Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort
Rosewood Abu Dhabi
St. Regis Hotel

Steakhouse & Grill
55&5th, The Grill – St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Entrecote Cafe de Paris – Shangri La, Souk at Qaryat Al Beri
Marco Pierre White Grill – Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
Ray’s Grill – Jumeirah Etihad Towers
The Forge – Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
The Meat Co – Souk Qaryat Al Beri

Japanese
Benihana – Beach Rotana Hotel
Kazu – Yas Viceroy
Kishi – Al Forsan International Sports Resort
Koi – The St. Regis Saadiyat Island
Tori No Su – Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
Zuma Abu Dhabi

Thai
Benjarong Thai – Dusit Thani
Pachaylen – Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel
Silk & Spice – Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche
Sontaya – St. Regis Saadiyat Island
Talay – Le Meridien Hotel

Asian Fusion
Asia de Cuba – Corniche Road
Hoi An – Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri
Smoking Doll – Nation Galleria
Sofra BLD – Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat Al Beri
Sontaya – St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
They Yacht Club – InterContinental Abu Dhabi

Italian
BiCE at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers
Carluccio’s – Eastern Mangroves Promenade
Cipriani Yas Island – Yas Marina
Mezzaluna – Emirates Palace Hotel
Todd English’s Olives – The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Canal
Villa Toscana – St. Regis Saadiyat Island

Middle East
Atayeb – Yas Viceroy
Li Beirut – Juneirah Etihad Towers
Mezlai – Emirates Palace
Mijana – The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal
Sambusek – Rosewood Abu Dhabi

On the town
Etoiles – Emirates Palace
Hakkasan – Emirates Palace Hotel
p&c Sergi Arola – Shangri-La Qaryat Al Beri
Ray’s Bar – Jumeorah Etihad Towers
They Yacht Club – InterContinental Abu Dhabi
Zuma Abu Dhabi

TRAVEL

Short Haul Airline
Emirates
Etihad
Qatar Airways
Turkish Airlines

Long Haul Airline
British Airways
Cathay Pacific
Etihad
KLM
Lufthansa
Qatar Airways

Cruise Lines
Celebrity Cruises
Cunard
Royal Caribbean
Silversea