A Foodie’s Bucket List of ‘Must-Visit’ Places to Eat in Dubai
A place where you will find the finest foods, incredible bars, and unique dining experiences – all under one roof.
Any foodie will be spoilt for choice by the diversity of restaurants at Atlantis, as well as a range of relaxed yet entertaining spaces where friends and family can spend time together over great food and drinks.
Here are four dining venues that you need to add to your foodie bucket list:
The Ultimate Culinary Indulgence at Grégoire’s Kitchen by Ossiano
Begin your foodie escape in Dubai with a taste of the ultimate gastronomic indulgence at Atlantis. Come and enjoy the most decadent meal in the city in the immersive, ethereal underwater setting of Ossinao without breaking the bank, with a limited-edition dining experience for an affordable price.
Coming from Grégoire Berger, one of the world’s top chefs and the creator of the finest seafood, caviar and avant-garde dishes, Grégoire’s Kitchen by Ossiano is a special edition of Ossiano that is only available for the entirety of the summer season and serves a modern tapas-inspired menu, featuring 18 individual dishes comprised of sweet and savoury flavours, including patatas bravas, Spanish mussels with cider and chorizo, and churros with chocolate and coriander with a twist. While the dishes keep changing every week, the plates will be themed around exploring globally renowned foods that every foodie would love to try and can vouch for.
Blissed-out Mediterranean Vibe at WHITE Beach Dubai
For anyone looking to relax in a laidback environment with splendid views of the Dubai skyline, take in the chill vibe after a long day at work and enjoy a variety of delicious Mediterranean food – WHITE Beach is the place to be!
WHITE Beach Club is different from other beachfront clubs in Dubai. It is considered a ‘day-to-night beach club’ and offers two day and night experiences – Daydreamers & Nightdreamers – for beachside fun, every weekend. Daydreamers experience (Thursdays, 12pm – 4pm) lets you enjoy an all-inclusive chilled out day experience and includes a vast selection of tasty bites and refreshing beverages from WHITE Restaurant’s Mediterranean inspired menu, access to the infinity pool and beach beds, and blissed-out beats that match the beachy Mediterranean vibe. With the Nightdreamers experience (Thursdays, 7pm – 10pm), you can watch the day turn to night as you feast on grilled seafood skewers and other top bites to eat with your favourite people or enjoy a night of revelry with your friends at WHITE Beach.
WHITE Beach is not only a feast for the eyes but also the palate. A staple in the Dubai brunch scene, the Sunkissed Beach Brunch offers sunseekers and water babies a delectable Saturday brunch with chill beach vibes that elevate any occasion. The four-hour brunch takes place every Saturday from 1pm – 5pm, and features food and beverage stations along with a live grill and BBQ and plenty of uplifting entertainment including all-day pool and beach access as well as an unlimited selection of beverages including froze, white sangria and watermelon martinis, as well as a selection of house spirits, hops, and grape. Reservations to White Beach’s Sunkissed Beach Brunch are highly recommended. Prices start from AED 249.
Family Fun and Good Food at Wavehouse Dubai
For a fix of casual food and family fun on the side, get yourself over to Wavehouse Dubai, a family-friendly entertainment hotspot that brings together music, gaming, bowling, food, and drinks. The restaurant features a mouth-watering menu of lunch, dinner, and snack options – with everything from gourmet burgers, thick shakes, and pizzas to fresh salads and light bites – to keep those hunger pangs in check.
After meals, enjoy a chilled-out afternoon in the sun, on the sprawling garden terrace overlooking the Wave Rider machine. The kitschy, Insta-worthy bar at Wavehouse features an adult-only bar that offers the perfect spot to grab a drink and kick back after work – all making for an adventurous evening.
If you are looking for an extra dose of fun or some friendly competition with your family and friends, you can check out Levels – a modern take on the classic arcade and game zone – that offers plenty of chances to test your skills on more than 50 retro and new-age gaming consoles while your revisit your childhood. It also features a multi-level climbing frame for kids and a four-lane bowling alley where you can bowl a few strikes with your family.
Weekend Brunch and Drinks at Nobu Dubai
A restaurant on the culinary scene for nearly two decades serving up modern interpretations of Japanese and South American cuisine to resident diners, Nobu Dubai has become a global juggernaut with foodies around the world.
Treat your taste buds to a culinary journey at the Weekend Brunch experience that brings alive Japanese-Peruvian fusion cuisine in the dreamy setting of Nobu’s Garden. Featuring a special extensive menu selection of the chef ’s signature masterpieces – including Nobu’s legendary black Cod Miso, Salmon Sashimi New Style & Yellowtail Sashimi with Jalapeno – this destination brunch also offers a range of signature cocktails and alcoholic drinks every week and has a bit of party thrown into the mix by Nobu’s resident DJ spinning some brunch music and live entertainment.
Award-winning Cantonese Dining Experience at Hakkasan Dubai
Hakkasan Dubai is an elegant restaurant that showcases China’s contemporary side while staying true to its roots and a vibrant lounge bar that offers a lovely spot to retreat for evening cocktails and after-dinner drinks.
Explore a wide range of signature dishes including Peking duck served with Royal Beluga caviar, grilled Chilean sea bass cooked in honey and the famous stir-fried black pepper rib-eye beef as well as the wok-seared tiger prawn with white asparagus, the shimeji and chilli, and the sautéed scallop with salted olive and porcini available exclusively at Hakkasan Dubai. The restaurant was recognised by The World of Fine Wines in 2018, with the Best Designated Wine Lists in the regions of the Middle East & Africa and Asia respectively. The exclusive wine list created by the sommeliers at Hakkasan features premium wines from all corners of the world and a vast selection of Champagne and vodka to choose from.
Unlock Experiences Worth Savouring with The Atlantis Circle
Atlantis Dubai has introduced a brand new loyalty programme – The Atlantis Circle, which offers members a variety of enhanced benefits, rewards and advantages based on their preferred experiences at the resort, whether it is stay, dining, marine & waterpark attractions or seasonal offerings.
To enrol yourself in the programme, simply download the mobile app, enter your details, and enjoy discount benefits of 30% OFF your food & beverage until end of September 2020.
No matter what kinds of cuisine or dining experience you are drawn to, you are bound to savour something you love at Atlantis restaurants.