What kind of restaurants can you usually find in Dubai? There’s a plenty of European-style and national restaurants, numerous designer and lounge bars. However, the most interesting and popular establishments are the ones where you can have a snack and at the same time enjoy fantastically amazing panoramas of the bay, urban landscapes, skyscrapers and a desert.
Well, check out 7 Most Incredible Panoramic Restaurants of Dubai that will really hit your eyes…
Situated on the 27th floor of the legendary Burj Al Arab, Skyview Bar is one of the first rooftop establishments in Dubai. It features an impressive selection of wines and specializes in European and Asian cuisines.
This stylish bar is an ideal spot to relax for those who appreciate an atmosphere of luxury and comfort. In addition, from the incredible height of 200 meters you can enjoy magnificent panoramas of Dubai.
Since the Skyview Bar is a favorite place of international celebrities coming to Dubai, try to reserve a table in advance in case you want to get there without waiting.
Address: Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Road
Coordinates: 25.141470, 55.184698
Working hours: Monday-Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 1pm-2am; Friday 7pm-2am
Price range: $55-110/person
Iris is a modern restaurant occupying the roof of 27-storey Oberoi Dubai Hotel. The restaurant features minimalist design, unmatched seafood, nice music and breathtaking panoramas of Dubai skyline and especially the majestic Burj Khalifa.
Both sections of the restaurant offer a distinctive furnishing, sophisticated atmosphere and very unusual lighting. In Iris’ extensive menu you’ll find a wide range of fruity cocktails, and if you get hungry, there’s a large selection of delicious meals of international cuisine.
Address: The Oberoi Hotel rooftop, Business Bay
Coordinates: 25.185410, 55.263746
Working hours: Monday-Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 6pm-2am; Thursday-Friday 6pm-3am
Price range: $40-120/person
Uptown Bar fully corresponds to its name offering not only a good menu, but also spectacular views of Dubai from the 24th floor. Unfortunately, this cozy establishment is not very well known to the general public. You can sit in the trendy lounge of the Uptown Bar or set off to the outdoor terrace which provides one of the best views of the Burj Al Arab. The bar’s menu offers a wide selection of drinks and tapas-style snacks.
Address: Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Road-Umm Suqeim
Coordinates: 25.141310, 55.190217
Working hours: Monday- Sunday 6pm-2am
Price range: $55-115/person
Mercury Lounge gives its visitors one of the best panoramic views of the Jumeirah coastline: Dubai Downtown on one side and the Arabian Gulf – on the other. This elegant restaurant is popular among those who are always abreast of the latest trends, so you can always find there different innovative drinks and listen to the latest music from DJs.
Address: 2 Jumeirah Beach Rd
Coordinates: 25.202333, 55.239368
Working hours: Monday-Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday 5pm-2am; Thursday-Friday 5pm-3am
Price range: $35-90/person
40 Kong is a modern rooftop cocktail lounge situated at the beginning of Sheikh Zayed Road – city’s main transport artery. It offers breathtaking panoramic views of Dubai’s skyscrapers. Creative drinks, trendy menu from chef and popular music – all this attracts lots of visitors, especially on weekends.
Address: 2 Sheikh Zayed Rd
Coordinates: 25.230336, 55.287318
Working hours: Monday-Thursday, Saturday 9am-8pm; Friday and Sunday closed
Price range: $40-80/person
Level43 Sky Lounge
Level43 Sky Lounge offers a leisurely relaxation by the pool during the day and exciting views of Dubai at night. The regulars of secular establishments choose this lounge for its creative drinks and amazing snacks.
Level 43 boasts of stunning views from the window. Almost all the most famous Dubai’s sights are clearly visible from Level 43: Burj Khalifa in the East, Burj Al Arab in the South, World Islands on the West and the Emirates Towers in the North. Level 43 is an ideal spot to eat tasty meal and enjoy fascinating Dubai skyline.
Address: Level 43, 4 Points by Sheraton,Sheikh Zayed Rd
Coordinates: 25.213839, 55.276173
Working hours: Monday-Saturday 4pm-2am; Sunday 4pm-12am
Price range: $30-85/person
Q43 Lounge combines the elegance of New York loft with lush luxury of the East. The stylish and peaceful atmosphere of this establishment is ideal both for business meetings and relaxing after a busy day. It offers excellent European cuisine and amazingly beautiful panoramas of Palm Jumeirah.
Address: Office Tower Media One Hotel, Al Falak Street, Media City
Coordinates: 25.090004, 55.152417
Working hours: Sunday-Wednesday 12pm-2am; Friday-Saturday 12pm-3am
Price range: $50-110/person
So, are you ready to enjoy outstanding cuisine supplemented with spectacular panoramas of the amazing Dubai? Then visit any of the rooftop establishments that were mentioned above. By the way, it’s recommended to use a car rental service in Dubai in order to find them hassle-free.