When In Abu Dhabi, Don’t Forget To Savour Juicy Shawarma At This Popular Spot, Bait El Khetyar

Shawarma Abu Dhabi
by Deeplata Garde

In the culinary landscape of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, one dish reigns supreme. It’s beloved by both locals and tourists: the Shawarma. Among the many establishments that serve this Middle Eastern delicacy, one name consistently rises to the top – Bait El Khetyar.

A Culinary Gem in the Heart of Abu Dhabi


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Situated in the vibrant Najda district of Abu Dhabi, Bait El Khetyar has earned its place as a cherished culinary destination. Known for its rapid service and a delectable assortment of sandwiches and shawarmas, this eatery has succeeded in winning the hearts of Arabic residents, expatriates, and tourists alike.

This spot is counted as one of the exceptional Shawarma experiences. What sets Bait El Khetyar’s shawarma apart from the rest? It’s all about the meticulous selection of ingredients and the artful preparation. The restaurant’s signature shawarmas are generously slathered in a special spicy sauce known as “shawarma mexicy.” For those who prefer a milder flavour, there’s the option of “alkhtyar,” a non-spicy alternative.

The flatbread enveloping the shawarma is freshly baked, elevating the entire dining experience. Whether it’s the succulent chicken or the tender meat, each shawarma is crafted with precision and care, ensuring a gastronomic delight for every patron.

Bait El Khetyar, The Premier Destination

While Bait El Khetyar’s fame rests largely on its shawarmas, it offers a diverse range of other culinary treasures. From stuffed falafel and manakeesh to shawarma platters and pita bread, the menu caters to a wide array of tastes and preferences. What’s more, the restaurant accommodates different dietary needs with vegan and vegetarian-friendly options, making it an inclusive destination for all.

At Bait El Khetyar, the experience goes beyond exceptional food. The restaurant exudes a warm and inviting ambience, providing patrons with a sense of being right at home. The staff, known for their friendliness and attentiveness, ensures that every diner’s needs are met promptly and courteously.

Also Read: Recipe: Here’s How To Make Authentic Chicken Shawarma At Home

5 Top Spots To Relish Juicy Shawarma In Abu Dhabi

1. Shawarma Time
Where: Al Danah
When: Monday to Sunday, 11:00 am to 01:00 am
Cost: AED 8 onwards

2. Shawarma Café
Where: Al Zaniyah
When: 11:30 am to 03:00 am
Cost: 5 AED onwards

3. Zahrat Lebnan
Where: Defence St
When: 8 am–3 am
Cost: AED 8.5 onwards

4. Shish Shawarma
Where: Al Danah
When: Monday to Sunday, 10 am to 4 am
Cost: AED 33 onwards

5. The Cheese Shawarma
Where: Al Kubra Street
When: 11 am to 03 am
Cost: AED 11 to AED 42

Bait El Khetyar has unquestionably established itself as a culinary gem in Abu Dhabi’s gastronomic landscape. It offers mouthwatering shawarmas and a diverse menu to cater to every palate. Also, it continues to captivate the hearts and palates of locals and tourists alike. So, if you find yourself in Abu Dhabi, do not miss the opportunity to savour the delights of this renowned shawarma destination. Bait El Khetyar is more than a restaurant; it’s an unforgettable dining experience that leaves a lasting impression.

Cover Image Courtesy: FB/Bait El Khetyar

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