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Welcome to Sontaya

Sontaya, meaning sunset in Thai, is the seductively beautiful venue at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort set amongst a series of floating pavilions overlooking and across the turquoise Arabian Gulf.

Featuring enchanting ambience and flavorsome fare, overlooking shimmering pools exude romance by night, while signature cocktails complement the restaurant's cheerful energy during the day. 

Featured Offers
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    Lobster King

    Embrace a lavish and decadent Lobster King experience featuring the finest lobster dishes from across Southeast Asia, presented in a subtle and artistic fashion within the elegant ambiance of Sontaya restaurant. Savour a delicious carefully crafted five-course culinary journey specially designed for two to share, the Lobster King set menu is perfect for couples, loved ones and close friends. Starting with a delicate amuse-bouche platter of fresh snow crab in kra-thong sauce, fresh and healthy starters such as poached Boston lobster broth and mouthwatering dumplings filled with chaw muang lobster. Each of them are prepared with expert techniques and served with tasty sauces such as spicy seafood and hot basil, while additional dishes include char-grilled lobster, pan-seared scallops, wok-fried mussels and more. As the uplifting evening concludes, relish in a sweet and irresistible platter of traditional Asian pastries, delicately crafted by our talented culinary team that will make your experience a memorable one.

    Every Saturday and Sunday throughout July
    6:00PM until Midnight

    AED 595 for two persons inclusive of 5-course set menu


    Reservations in advance is recommended

Experience Our Exclusive Dining Areas

Exclusive dining opportunities, personalized service and crafted experiences, are successfully provided at the seductive Sontaya restaurant. Set up by the Arabian Gulf at the magical Saadiyat Island and amongst an inviting ambiance of water features and floating pavilions, Sontaya accommodates two separate private dining areas to organize intimate events. One indoors and the other one extending outdoors as well, can offer a private dinner for a team of 20 and 55 respectively. Celebrate any special occasion or enhance business gatherings and family escapes in a relaxing and calm ambiance and allow the bar mixologist to surprise you with creative beverages prior to a mouthwatering meal experience.