After the tastiest chicken wings in Abu Dhabi? Whether you like them hot like the desert, messy as your room on the last day of a holiday or with some cooling sauces and dips to take the edge off, there are stacks of places that serve up a ‘wing-derful’ dish.
In need of a wingman? Of course you are. Here are the places to visit for the best chicken wings in Abu Dhabi.
Looking for a place to watch the football and enjoy some chicken wings? Get to this sports bar at the back of the Marriott Al Forsan on your radar. With more than 25 screens, you will always have a top seat to watch the action and as for the wings, they come with either barbecue sesame and chives, warm blue cheese or garlic beanssauce for Dhs65.
Dhs65. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan Abu Dhabi, Khalifa City (02 201 4131).
Blu Sky Lounge and Grill
The home of Man City supporters has seen plenty of winning over the past few seasons and when it comes to the wings, its definitely champion. Blu Sky Lounge provides hungry football fans (and non-lovers of the beautiful game) with a bucket-o-wings of six pieces drenched in barbecue sauce from Dhs53.
Dhs53 (six wings), Dhs86 (12 pieces). Southern Sun Abu Dhabi, Mina Street (02 818 4888).
Cooper’s Bar & Restaurant
The bar that is perfect for every occasion be it a big night out, a quiet one after work or just to catch the sports ball on the TV, Cooper’s is a place you must visit for its wings. Enjoy some blazing buffalo chicken wings from Dhs75.
Dhs75 (six wings), Dhs130 (12 wings), Dhs200 (24 wings). Park Rotana, Khalifa Park Area (02 657 3325).
Famous Dave’s Bar-B-Que
Those hankering for a bowl of chicken wings in Abu Dhabi won’t be disappointed at this all-American food joint dotted throughout the city. Have your pick between buffalo cajun, honey chilli, garlic Parmesan or the ominous sounding, Dave’s revenge. Are you brave enough?
Dhs39 (six pieces), Dhs69 (12 wings), Dhs109 (24 wings). Various locations including Abu Dhabi Mall and Al Wahda Mall, famousdaves.ae.
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This Irish establishment knows a thing or two about producing a finger-linking good wing. Every Wednesday, you can get your chops around 12 chicken wings and three selected house drinks for only Dhs99.
Dhs99 (wings and three house drinks). Wed 8pm-11pm. Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi, Sultan Bin Zayed The First Street, (02 698 8888).
This fun-loving spot in Al Ain Palace hotel offers ‘wingers’ a choice of three munch-inducing bowls. We’re taking buffalo blue cheese, hot and sweet and the signature Easy Tiger that are covered in sticky (and spicy) Korean sauce and served with crispy shallots. Can’t decide? Go for the all three with the sharing platter for Dhs111.
Dhs55 (one bowl), Dhs111 (wing platter). Al Ain Palace Hotel, Corniche (02 678 0522).
Stars N Bars
Does any nation on earth love wings more than the Americans? Probably not, so at this Stateside-style bar at Yas Marina you know what they produce in the wing department is going to be gobbled up. These bad boys are slow-cooked and coated in the house’s seasoned flour before being slathered in your choice of buffalo, barbecue, sticky Korean or honey chilli garlic sauce.
Dhs55 (six pieces), Dhs85 (12 pieces). Yas Marina, Yas Island (02 565 0101).
Another Irish pub to make an appearance on the best wings countdown, Victor’s wings are smothered in buffalo sauce and served with Stilton blue cheese dressing. And what’s more, it is excellent value with ten and 20 pieces costing Dhs60 and Dhs95 respectively. Tasty wings at a delicious price.
Dhs60 (10 wings), Dhs95 (20 wings). Millennium Capital Gate, Rashid Bin Saeed St (02 666 5508).
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