Are you eyeing your holidays in Dubai? Well, its a great choice for its gastronomic options. Influenced by the neighbouring Iranian, Lebanese and Arabic cuisines, the cuisine in Dubai is worth exploring. Dubai's culinary fare is sensorial – there is something that tantalizes the tastebuds whether one is vegetarian or non-vegetarian.
You must explore the traditional cuisine representing the culture and ingredients that are native to the region. Here's a list of restaurants that you must try:
A preferred hotspot for culinary aficionados for its cuisines straight from the rustic markets of the Mediterranean – Spain, Italy, and Greece, the social outpost dons a picturesque ambiance decorated with wood, steel, and vintage art. The restaurant is celebrated for its tasteful tapas presentations, freshly prepared servings from the Crudo bar, rice and grain dishes, and luscious meat bites prepared freshly in the rotisserie.
Location: Sheikh Zayed Road, W Dubai, Dubai
Price: AED 430 for two people
Ribs & Brews
If you are craving a hip American bar vibe, visit this eatery that serves a selection of the finest, slow-cooked barbecue ribs. With the food revolving around the handcrafted beverages, the cocktails here are stirred and served with small plates of the select food, bringing the guests together to engage and share the moments.
Location: Al Habtoor City, Dubai
Price: AED 400 for two people
COYA Dubai brings the lively Latin American culture across its ambience and food. Showcasing the traditional tribal art on the walls to the age-old COYA Music, immerse yourself in the experiential journey right since you step in.
Cuisine: Peruvian, Latin American, Seafood, Grill
Location: Jumeirah Road, Dubai
Price: AED 550 for two people
CE LA VI
Located on an elevation that overlooks panoramic views of Dubai, the sky-high CE LA VI is an Instagram-able venue. Housed in one of Dubai's celebrated hotels, Sky View the restaurant offers an enthralling view of the downtown Dubai skyline and Burj Khalifa. It is on the bridge joining the two towers of the hotel
Cuisine: Asian, Contemporary
Location: Sky View Hotel, Dubai
Price: AED 350 for two people
Deemed to be the highest located restaurant in the world At.mosphere serves breathtaking experiences at an elevation of 442m above ground in the Burj Khalifa. From here one can witness Downtown Dubai's iconic sights. The diner and lounge make the ideal venue for sundowners with scrumptious refreshments. The restaurant also presents a panoramic view of the skyline and the Arabian Gulf beyond.
Location: Burj Khalifa, 122nd Floor, Downtown, Dubai
Price: AED 900 for two people