Dubai is simply too exotic to imagine when it comes to food. The city’s restaurants serve virtually every cuisine from around the globe including the local Arabic delights. We have shortlisted some of the finest restaurants in the city, so that you already know where to head out upon arriving in Dubai.

Al Hadheerah

A magical Arabian celebration along with the palatable 1001 culinary delights is what to be expected at this amazing restaurant. Set amidst the captivating desert dunes of the famous Bab Al Shams Desert Resort and Spa, it is more than just a restaurant.
Al Hadheerah
This is an ideal place to get immersed in the Arabian culture while witnessing a dazzling falconry display, horse show, camel caravan and a Tanoura dancer. You can keep yourself entertained all through the evening as mesmerising dancers give spellbinding performances to the music of a live band.

Ossiano

With breathtaking views of the Ambassador Lagoon so close to the dining table, Ossiano offers the most sumptuous feasting experience. Boasting a refined and delicate design, it allures guests with its sophistication and charm from the moment they arrive. A fine dining ambience coupled with an artistic brilliance creates a romantic and an intimate setting.
Ossiano
The bar at the restaurant offers delectable mocktail and cocktail creations with a wide selection of flavors to try out. The eclectic sounds of live music performances by renowned artists can, without a doubt, envelope any listener.

Pierchic

This is a premium Mediterranean seafood restaurant located at the pier’s end at Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah. It offers a unique over-the-water dining experience that remains unmatched anywhere else in Dubai. The restaurant features tempting dishes including oysters, lobster, sashimi, scallops, and an array of fish.
Pierchic
Redesigned to offer an elegant, stylish and modern dining space, it maximizes the views of the Dubai coastline, the iconic Burj Al Arab, and Palm Jumeirah. The Chic bar and the Chic Lounge enhance the experience of its guests with pre and post dinner drinks.

Zuma

Located in the vicinity of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building, this restaurant is inspired by Izakaya, the Japanese style of dining. It offers a sophisticated yet informal style of drinking and eating, with a contemporary twist. The interior showcases a spectacular bamboo sculpture, salvaged rusted-steel walls, and hand carved granite counters.
Zuma
As night approaches, its bar and lounge creates an enticing environment complemented by attractive lighting and artistic acoustics of the DJ. The menu comprises of classic Japanese dishes with intense, bold flavors and an emphasis on plain presentation achieved through quality ingredients.

Each of the restaurants featured here are not just places to eat, but destinations with amazing views, stunning decor, and indelible culinary experiences. The list doesn’t end here as there are some more popular restaurants to follow. Be sure to check out our next update on the finest culinary destinations in Dubai.