La Petite Maison, Roberto’s, Coya, Nusr-Et, Loca, Eat Greek, and Sa-Mar to debut in Abu Dhabi’s leading luxury shopping and dining destination

The wait is over. The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, the capital’s leading luxury lifestyle and dining destination, confirms the rollout of its Dining Collection portfolio. The first to Abu Dhabi restaurants include La Petite Maison, Roberto’s, Coya, Nusr-Et, Loca, Eat Greek and Sa-Mar in what is set to be one of the most exciting culinary hubs in the Middle East.

From autumn 2016 until la te 2017, the new additions will complete The Galleria’s dining offering, further enhancing its status as a pioneering and vibrant social destination. The Dining Collection at The Galleria on Al Maryah Island is highly anticipated by a wide range of audiences, including food enthusiasts and connoisseurs as well as Abu Dhabi residents.coya_interior_roma_007

The news comes after years of planning to determine the co
ncepts that are best suited to meet the diverse and unique palates of the Abu Dhabi community. The Dining Collection represents a stable of successful chef and restaurateur led concepts with existing impressive regional credentials and a trophy cupboard of awards between them. The restaurants will perfectly complement the existing group of dining experiences, which includes Zuma, Bentley Bistro & Bar, Nolu’s, Almaz By Momo, and Emporio Armani Caffe as well as the signature restaurants in the Rosewood Abu Dhabi, Sambusek and Dai Pai Dong and the Four Seasons Hotel with the much anticipated Butcher & Still and Cafe Milano – the popular U.S upscale Italian restaurant straight from Georgetown, Washington DC.

Daniel Parry, Managing Director of Gulf Related comments: “The Galleria continues to affirm its position as the luxury shopping destination of Abu Dhabi, we are very excited to enter the next phase of our journey. Creating The Dining Collection and bringing together world class brands, will further enhance our lifestyle offering and revolutionize the culinary scene of the Capital.”


Charles Martinez, General Manager of The Galleria and VP of Gulf Related said: “This is incredibly important news for the capital.  Abu Dhabi’s dining scene has been progressing solidly over the past few years, but this will propel it forward into the spotlight. Each of the restaurants have been chosen as a result of its outstanding quality, unique brand values and overall commitment to innovation.  The expansion of The Dining Collection will allow us to redefine ourselves as a luxury shopping and dining destination.”

The master vision is that The Galleria’s Dining Collection will act as the foundation of operational excellence, gathering a selection of international and independent dining philosophies under one roof.  It will set a powerful benchmark for the region’s eating and entertainment scene, cementing the shopping centre and its unique waterfront promenade as the place to eat and be seen.


About The Galleria on Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi:

The Galleria on Al Maryah Island is Abu Dhabi’s luxury shopping and dining destination set on the stunning waterfront promenade. With more than 130 offerings under one roof, The Galleria houses a mix of high-end retailers and licensed and unlicensed chef-driven restaurants and cafes. Since its opening in August 2013, The Galleria has become home to the world’s most iconic luxury fashion and fine jewellery brands, as well as an array of first to Abu Dhabi brands.

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