Perched on the 27th floor of the Burj Al Arab Hotel, Skyview Bar is aptly named. Its aquamarine color theme is highlighted by the floor-to-ceiling windows which gives you breathtaking views of the ocean and the city skyline. Take a sip of wonderfully crafted cocktails or fine drinks and nibble on tasty tidbits. Listen to the tunes of live jazz and piano while you enjoy the ambiance. It is also ideal for a romantic date though it is one of the most expensive bars in town.
Dwayne Cheer had a vision - to provide a dining experience that sets the standard way above the other eclectic restaurants in town. But who knew that he would take his dream, a bit too literally. Headed by Cheer, At.mosphere sits at a thrilling height of 442 meters(1,350 feet)! Imagine sipping on alcoholic concoctions and taking bites of barbecued meats and grilled seafood imported from Australia on the 122nd floor of the Burj Khalifa. If you manage to get a seat by one of the sturdy glass windows, you will be greeted with sights of the merger of the azure sky and the city's khaki skyline. Come to At.mosphere for an experience worth cherishing and only if you have a few hours to spare.
The Far East meets the Middle-East at chef-proprietor Nobu Matsuhisa's eponymous restaurant at Atlantis The Palm. Nobu offers guests with an authentic Japanese fare blended together with Arabian flavors. Take your pick from sushi, sashimi, tempura, teriyaki and miso preparations. Sushi lovers can sit at the sushi counter and feast on these fish and rice delights. Those who would love to savor some Japanese drinks, can drink to their heart's content at the sake lounge.
This Parisian-themed restaurant-nightclub, housed within the Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, is the epitome of opulence and very exclusive. Don't be surprised if you bump into a few celebrities here, as this is where the who's who of Dubai congregates. The interiors are done up in deep hues, complemented by soft lighting. Watch the slow transition, as the mood shifts from classic jazz to funky house music. As soon as the clock strikes midnight, groove to the beats of Latin and tribal music. Featuring state-of-the-art acoustics and technological augments, that add that special touch to any even organized here, Club Boudoir Dubai warrants a visit.
Located on the ground floor of the famous Burj Al Arab, Al Mahara is the hotel's posh restaurant serving delectable seafood. This restaurant features a large seawater aquarium creating just the right ambiance. Further adding to this is some pleasant background music. One can be assured that the service is excellent. Children are allowed for lunch with special menus for them. Set meals are also provided. One can also host private celebrations at this venue. Dining here is a memorable experience for sure.
Located in the Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club, this chic lounge is the new destination for the party-goers of Dubai. Overlooking the endless concrete jungle and lights, Cielo manages to make a mark, when it comes to classy and upscale ambiance. Serving a huge variety of artful tapas, Cielo also stirs up some creative concoctions, that will linger on your palate and keep you in high spirits. A perfect place to lounge around on weekends, Cielo successfully gathers huge crowd and pleases them with a heavenly blend of good food, great service and perfect atmosphere.
The tall windows overlooking the green lawns and the Dubai Creek make for a spectacular backdrop at this modern and classy dining venue located inside the luxurious Dubai Creek Golf & Yacht Club Hotel. Serving specialty steaks, the restaurant is a frequent spot for the elite classes to bite into succulent and perfect pieces of meat and seafood. The terrace is a beautiful place to dine and has a private table overlooking a pool, creating a magical experience. Whilst you soak in the picturesque views, entertain your palate with their Smoked Salmon Wraps, Surf and Turf Burger, Rabbit Rillettes, Steak Diane and Cockles and Parsley Chowder. Brunch time sees live gigs held occasionally that further enhances the meal.
STAY by Yannick Alléno offers a memorable dining experience. Located in the One&Only The Palm - Dubai, it has an impressive decor with arched ceilings, timber walls, intricate artwork and dazzling dark crystal chandeliers. There is also a Pastry Library wall showcasing delectable desserts. Their traditional French menu reinterpreted by their celebrated chef will wow even the most discerning diners. These include dishes like Milk-fed lamb shoulder confit, Black Angus Beef Tenderloin, Home-made Pommes Frites and Duck Foie Gras with Shiso. With its intimate elegance, innovative fare and attentive service, STAY is indeed worth a visit for special occasions.
Located at the Grand Hyatt Dubai, Andiamo is one of the city's finest Italian restaurants. The multi-colored flooring combined with perfectly set round wooden tables make an interesting interior. The cuisine served is authentic Italian, with excellent dishes such as crab tagliatelle, a variety of classic pastas, cannelloni with creamy cheese and minced beef. The seafood pizza is a good option if you're game for something new. Their brunches are quite legendary. Drop in for a rustic feast from north of Italy - the service, the ambiance and offerings are truly delightful!
A distinguished location along with unique Indian fare make Armani/Amal a definite must visit for every Indian food connoisseur. Sitting on third floor of the iconic Armani Hotel in Burj Khlifa, this modern Indian restaurant possesses all the nuances and glamor common to downtown dining destinations in Dubai. The menu is a reflection of traditional Indian cuisine with subtle innovations that bring out bold Indian flavors. Select teas and exquisite wines add a finesse to the dining experience which is enhanced by the spectacular views and infallible service. Reservations are strongly recommended.
Located at the private marina of One & Only The Palm Dubai, this ultra-trendy lounge bar is not just about an enviable geographic location. The 101 Dining Lounge & Bar is spread under glorious white canopies on the pier, and exists with the presence of an alfresco bar. Serving exquisite tapas and Mediterranean menus, this bar with stunning views of the famed Dubai skyline is nothing short of spectacular. What's more, guests can access to 101 via private boats, in true Dubai style. Come here on a sultry night and unwind with some Jazz and Latino music on Fridays and Saturdays respectively.