A trip to Dubai is likely to remain incomplete until you plan on heading out to the one-of-a-kind fleet of restaurants for a dine and wine experience of a lifetime. We at Vigor Travels do not want you to worry about finding a place to eat, so we bring out a list of best restaurants in Dubai to choose from for an affluent dining experience. This list is surely to give you a journey of a mini-world eatery expedition with cuisines from different countries to try from.
Get ready to be Roka-fied as you step-in the contemporary Japanese Robatayaki cuisine serving restaurant. The interiors are well-furnished for a warm dining experience and make one of the best sushi in Downtown Dubai. Special dishes roll-out as part of the cultural and social festivities. The New Year Eve’s dinner celebrations hold a special place in the hearts of its visitors who find the experience complete with signature dishes, delicious cocktails, fireworks, balloons, and a live DJ.
Located in Dubai Mall, the Tulum restaurant is a delight for all the foodies out there. It is known for its classic Mexican cuisine well served with a variety of twists and entertainment at the venue. The restaurant is best for friends’ get-togethers or a day-in with your favorite person. The well-crafted seafood and steak menu goes well with the hands-on service by the professionally-trained staff here.
The Tribes in the Dubai Mall is styled elegantly with a terrace and serves traditional and fusion dishes from African countries. It hosts an Insta-perfect location with the view of the sparkling fountain waters and the towering Burj Khalifa looking at you. The staff is friendly and polite and can surely help you in dishing out the perfect meal capturing the essence of the recipes’ authenticity.
Home to the rich Indian cuisine is the Trèsind Dubai. Serving a varied range of cocktails from an extensively vast list of branded wines, this restaurant is famously known for innovative dining in Dubai. Desserts and the traditionally-styled entree is well-received by the frequent visitors here.
La Cantine du Faubourg Dubai
This French restaurant is labeled one of the best in terms of the quality and taste of food. The owners classify it as an “ artistic rendez-vous, a lifestyle statement.” And rightly so, as it stands sophisticatedly styled to suit the exemplary expectations of its onlookers. As you dine in here, don’t miss out on the lamb chops, salad, and carpaccio served with a tint of unmatched taste and authenticity.
This chic restaurant finds its way from New York and London to all the way to serve the Emiratis, the Northern Chinese cuisine added with some of the best cocktails to go with. The dim sums here are worth-trying and attract many tourists and locals alike.
Tasca is a Portuguese restaurant that is located on the sixth floor of Mandarin Oriental Jumeirah. Tasca gets its name from the Portugal derivation of the word tavern. It is the best foot put forward by the culinary genius José Avillez in the international land. Reviews mention the Tasca as the best fine-dining experience in Dubai and laud the exemplary service and staff of the venue.
From the sands of Persia, stands the Enigma, inspired by the Iranian origins of the Michelin-starred Executive Chef Mansour Memarian. The restaurant is housed in one of the best designed hotels. Visitors comment on the beyond amazing dish decoration, friendly staff and value for money. It seats both indoor and outdoor setting areas facing the pool.
Bice Mare Restaurant
Overlooking the Burj Khalifa and the Dubai Fountain is this affluently expensive Italian restaurant lying amidst the contemporary setting for seafood cuisine. The reviews label it up for a highly recommended go to spot and the Lobster Spaghetti is on the must-try menu serviced by the highly professional and friendly owners and chef.
This European restaurant hosts ambient surroundings with perfect decor. Best for special occasions, the Rhodes W1 is famously known for its lamb chops and chocolate fondant dessert. Pricey it is but then when you experience this kind of fine dining you are definitely gonna tag it as a worth-it visit. Don’t forget to try the tomato soup which is served as a complimentary appetiser.
Multi-Cuisine Fine-Dining Restaurants
Doors Freestyle Grill - Steakhouse
Overlooking the most famous park in all of Dubai, the Dubai Creek, is another must-visit restaurant for steak ‘n’ grill lovers. The warm yet thrilling exquisite setting goes well with the absolutely fantastic food blends. Recommended dishes on the menu give a shout out to their Beef Steak, Wagyu Ribeye Steak, and Beef Butterfall.
Another Michelin-starred restaurant is here to make your night the starriest affair in Dubai. From your first bite to your last sip, everything adds to make your presence here the most delightful of all experiences of all. By the end of it all, you are sure to come out describing the place as nothing short of amaaazinggg…The wait staff is attentive and knowledgeable and will go out of their way to anticipate your needs before you even go about asking for it. The Scallops and the burger are a must-try with everything else on the menu.
CÉ LA VI Dubai
Looking out for an accessible culinary experience set in an awesome atmosphere, then head to the CE LA VI for a luxury rooftop lounge and nightclub experience boasting the skyline of the heart of Dubai’s Downtown district. This relatively newer establishment has got it all covered to provide you with stylish hype and a vibe.
At Giardino, you get to choose from a variety of Asian, Italian, and Indian cuisine dishes. For the winters, try getting a spot on the terrace to be able to enjoy the pleasant weather along with the subtly elegant service of various appetizers, salads, main courses, and desserts.
Asil offers you both indoor and outdoor seating areas to go with the choice of your setting. The outdoor area overlooks the Dubai Eye and the indoor setting offers you a cocktail bar with the setup of a live Dj to keep the vibe lively and chic. Try out the spectacular delights like the Turkish Salad, Kebbah Mashwiah, and Baity to go well with your seasoned moods of joy. Lebanese lovers can surely give this place a visit.