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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
  • Oodles of Noodles
    Oodles of Noodles

    A delightful Southeast Asian gastronomical experience awaits this festive season at Sontaya.

    From Thai Northern-style noodle curry to Hong Kong noodles featuring roasted turkey with honey rosemary, enjoy a week-long festive celebration with mouthwatering flavors while immersing in stunning sunset views, a chic ambience and soothing live music.

    December 12 - 18, 2022 
    6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    À la carte

  • The Grand Opus
    The Grand Opus

    The St. Regis Saadiyat Island presents 3 exceptional venues lined up to ring in the New Year. Choose between an epicurean feast at Oléa, Asian delicacies at Sontaya or modern Greek vibes at MAZI Abu Dhabi. 

    Enjoy a superb New Year's Eve experience and as the clock strikes 12, raise your glass to an exciting year ahead with an awe-inspiring fireworks display. 

    Shimmer and Shine at Sontaya 
    8:00 pm - midnight 

    AED 550 inclusive of food 
    AED 650 inclusive of food and selected wines, spirits and cocktails 
    AED 200 per child from 6-12 years old 
    (Children under 6 years old is complimentary) 

    Live entertainment

    Sparkling Soirée at Oléa
    Festive Buffet 
    7:00 pm - midnight
    AED 375 inclusive of buffet 
    AED 550 inclusive of buffet and selected wines, spirits and cocktails 
    AED 175 per child from 6-12 years old 
    (Children under 6 years old is complimentary) 

    Live entertainment

    Scintillating Sociale at MAZI Abu Dhabi 
    Set Menu 
    8:00 pm - midnight 

    AED 500 inclusive of set menu 
    AED 600 inclusive of set menu and selected wines, spirits and cocktails 
    AED 200 per child from 6-12 years old
    (Children under 6 years old is complimentary) 

    Live entertainment 

  • Ori-Gin Infusions

    Taste the different homemade Ori-Gin Infusions at Sontaya curated by our talented head mixologist. Select from over 40 different aromatic flavours and uplifting homemade fusions, incorporating the enrapturing tastes of lavender, basil, peach, turmeric, and many more.

    Price: AED 75 per drink

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.