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.
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.
With unhindered views of the Arabian Sea, this sports bar and restaurant truly enjoys a grand location. Step out of Barasti Beach and you will find yourself on an enchanting, private waterfront. Gaze leisurely at the panorama as the Sun paints the sky in a myriad of colors. Lunch and dinner include an array of sandwiches, salads, and burgers, all light and easy on the stomach. Participate in the various entertainment programs held here, like quiz and theme nights. Catch the latest games of your favorite sports team on their flat-screen televisions, and don't be surprised if you lose track of time while you enjoy your snack amidst the melodious sound of the waves.
The Dubai International Financial Center houses a range of cafes and restaurants, one of which is Zuma. Serving authentic Japanese cuisine with impassioned fervor, the restaurant has gained popularity among gastronomes of the city. Comprising multiple kitchens, i.e., the main kitchen, the sushi counter and the robata grill, the sprawling restaurant offers an eclectic menu. Adding to your experience of dining amidst the engaging ambiance here is the courteous and discerning staff. While each of the scrumptious meals served here is sure to impress, one must try the famed Wagyu beef, crab legs and oven-baked lobster. To the patrons’ delight, the restaurant also offers a stellar range of cocktails, wines and quintessential sake.
Located within the Desert Palm, Rare Restaurant offers you some exotic preparations, created with quality and the freshest ingredients. The intimate ambiance makes it a memorable evening for sure. You may also want to opt for the patio seating for the beautiful and romantic views. The extensive menu primarily consists of the some of the most succulent and carefully prepared steaks. Complement your meals with a creative drink and end the evening with a divine dessert. For reservations and more information, call ahead.
White Orchid is a signature restaurant that is located close to the main lobby area of the Palm Tree Court resort. It has a practical set up with a bar area and an elegant and enchanted dining area. Choose from a variety of their Pan-Asian menu and you wont be vanquished. This place is good for a dinner date where the tables are decorated with dimly lit candles the ambiance has a Thai touch to it. This restaurant offers a complete package of an extensive menu, elegant dining ambiance and an incredible staff.
If you are fan of shisha and authentic Arabic cuisine, hit the Le Patio restaurant and lounge inside the Habtoor Palace, LXR Hotels & Resorts. This classy hookah lounge offers a wide selection of shisha flavors that use the best quality tobacco and flavors. The food menu includes contemporary Arabic food with Mediterranean and Middle Eastern influences. Entrees on the menu include crusted Norwegian salmon with Moroccan spiced dukkah, prawns with lemon garlic and tomato chutney, and braised short ribs with zataar bean cassoulet.
Scots American Grill is located in Marriott Hotel close to the Dubai creek area. The restaurant serves a classic surf and turf menu that blends the goodness of both American and Scottish cuisines. Find everything from your beloved Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail and Scottish Rock Oysters for starters, to finely aged beef options such as Wagyu Beef Rib Eye Steak, New York Strip and T-Bone Steak. Weekends bring the comforting aroma of traditional Yorkshire Pudding and roasted meat dishes, so missing home is not an option.
Mezzanine in Grosvenor House, Dubai is artistic in all senses. The decor is very artistic and contemporary. The high ceilings and uncluttered floors gets you in a completely relaxed mood. Flowers and soothing lighting welcome you to sit back and enjoy your meal while you relax on the reclining armchairs. An artistic combination of British cuisine with contemporary flavors complete the dining menu. Gorge on a meal of scallops and langoustine blended with caviar. Chocolate pudding with clotted cream and ice cream are a good dessert option.
Located in The Ritz-Carlton Hotel, Amaseena lets you live a dreamy Arabian Nights experience in its bedouin-inspired interiors. Here it offers some of the best seafood such as prawns, lobsters, salmon and other succulent meat specialties such as Lamb Chops. A delicious buffet spread can be enjoyed as well. Guests can choose between 20 flavors of sisha to puff on, and relax back as a duo plays traditional Arabic music in the background.