Classic Fish and Chips – The Chippy
This authentic chippy is hands down the best fish & chips in the UAE, serving you your classic favourites, from cod, battered sausages, a selection of pies, and of course, mushy peas! This cosy little spot will cause any Brit abroad to feel a pang of nostalgia when they walk in, as it is decked out like a proper, traditional fish and chip shop, right down to the glass cabinets and the Sarson’s vinegar on the table. They are also very generous with the chips!
The Best Roast Dinner – Blue Sky Lounge & Grill
Everyone loves a good brunch, and everyone loves a good carvery. Well, Blue Sky Lounge and Grill has combined the two with their Thursday evening brunch! They offer a range of delicious meats, Yorkshire puddings, and all the sides you could want. Vibe to the music with their resident DJ, Chris, who plays until 1 am. This is the perfect place to start your weekend!
A good Old fashioned English Breakfast – Frangipani
There is nothing better than to start the morning off with a classic full English breakfast. Serving the complete works including sausages, eggs, beans, grilled veg, beans and hash browns. If you are feeling really hungry, you can pay an extra 15aed to eat as much at the breakfast buffet. Your breakfast comes with a stunning view of the idyllic sandy beaches and tranquil waters of Zaya Nurai Island. Frangipani is definitely one of the best places to get your morning off to a great start!
English Pub Grub – Coopers
This place has plenty of atmosphere, offering a warm welcome when guests walk in through the door, with its virtual roaring fireplace and cosy furnishings. This is a great place to watch the footie or just have a catch up with friends. This lovely spot serves up hearty pub classics such as steak and ale pie. If you are brave enough, why not take the challenge of tackling the metre long sausages?
A sophisticated Afternoon Tea – Observation Deck at 300
If you feel like being fancy for an afternoon, you can don some smart clothes and head up to Observation Deck at 300 and have a sumptuous afternoon tea. Winning the Time Out’s title of ‘Best Afternoon Tea’. this place is absolutely stunning. It is a great place to take friends and family due to its fantastic views of Abu Dhabi, providing an unforgettable experience. The high-tea menu serves up classic afternoon tea fair, including scones, finger sandwiches and gorgeous cakes and pastries. The food is all served alongside a brilliant selection of different teas and coffees, which complete the elegant experience.