Yas Mall, the prime destination for shopping, dining and entertainment, continues to expand its diverse mix of offerings, with 62 current indoor and outdoor F&B outlets now open for visitors to enjoy. Most recent openings include Abu Dhabi’s first Angelina Café, a luxurious Parisian bistro, as well as the first Guylian Belgian Chocolate Café in the region, where guests are invite to indulge in the finest Belgian chocolates, exquisite cakes and decadent desserts.
Yas mall’s diverse mix of offerings encompasses various types of cuisine including Asian at P.F. Chang’s, Indian at Asha’s and Italian at Al Forno, as well as a variety of cafes such as Illy. Yas Mall is also renowned for having brought many stores to Abu Dhabi, to the UAE or the region for the first time. New brand launches for Abu Dhabi include the Australian chain The Coffee Club, Giraffe with international cuisine and the famous American chain The Cheesecake Factory. Firsts for the Middle East include Pie Face and Jamba Juice, as well as the world’s largest Rogo’s Rollercoaster Restaurant where food is delivered to diners on rollercoaster tracks.
Visitors to Yas Mall can also enjoy outside dining in the trendy open air and shaded Cascade Dining area which features a customized musical water feature and currently boasts 15 cafes and restaurants, including Café Bateel which provides a seamless blend of European and Arabic cuisine, as well as Middle Eastern Restaurants Nar and Dish Dash and American chain Texas Roadhouse; alongside Lemon Grass, Steers, BurgerFuel, Galitos and Fish and Co. Foodies can also look forward to 6 more openings within the area, including Emirati restaurant Al Fanar, Indian Diner Masala Street, Lebanese restaurant Bouboufee, as well as Asian cuisine at Yu Shan Fang, Iranian at Esfahan and Italian at Bucca Di Beppo, holder of the Guinness world record for the biggest Spaghetti bowl.
Talal Al Dhiyebi, Chief Development Officer at Aldar Properties, commented: “We are pleased to see new exciting openings at Yas Mall month after month, as they come in line with our commitment to ensuring that the mall delivers an exceptional experience to visitors of all ages and cultures. We are proud to have partnered with leading retail groups that bring forth a diverse mix of offerings and will continue working tirelessly to ensure that Yas Mall remains a prime retail, dining and entertainment destination in the region.”
In addition to the many cafes and restaurants planned for opening at Yas Mall, shoppers can also enjoy a diverse range of newly opened stores; including world-class Canadian department store Joe Fresh, alongside Weill, Lacoste, Laurel, Eden Park, Mango, The Kooples, Versace Jeans, Love Moschino and Esposa. Visitors will also soon be able to enjoy shopping at Aigner, Sonia by Sonia Rykiel and Neal’s Yard Remedies which are planned for opening in April.
Yas Mall also offers an exciting array of monthly activities for families, including a Champion’s League event on 1st and 2nd May, in which the UEFA Trophy will make its very first appearance in the UAE, giving football fans a unique opportunity to see the trophy held by football legends. Visitors can also enjoy various art activations throughout the month of May.