Five must try restaurants in Downtown Dubai

Managing a collection of world-class restaurants in some of the most exclusive locations, Emaar Hospitality Group encompasses an extensive portfolio of dining and nightlife venues. Pioneering a selection of award-winning restaurant concepts ranging from French brasserie-style dining to contemporary Japanese cuisine, its collection of eateries focuses on providing innovative dining experiences in distinctive, memorable surroundings. If you are in Downtown Dubai, no one offers better locations and views than Emaar’s restaurants.

With most of us planning our New Year's break to the only buzzing and safe tourist destination open right now - Dubai - here is our pick of five of their best restaurants. These places not only offer unmatched views but a memorable meal as well...

Armani/ Amal

Armani / Amal restaurant is ideal to enjoy tasty Indian meal while soaking in unmatched views 

Gather with friends to savor the true taste of India in an unforgettable setting. Fresh and innovative regional Indian cuisine is on the menu at Armani/Amal, along with an exciting beverage list and selected teas. Exotic curries and other specialties are prepared tableside, showcasing time-honoured traditional cooking methods and ingredients. Enjoy a memorable dining experience with stunning views over the Downtown Dubai neighbourhood and The Dubai Fountain.

Dress code:  Smart Elegant
Third Floor, Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai

Armani/ Hashi

Armani / Hashi is a Japanese food lover's delight 

Armani/Hashi boasts a panoramic terrace setting overlooking the iconic Downtown Dubai skyline and The Dubai Fountain as well as access to a private shisha lounge. Experience the best of Japan in a vibrant setting. Armani/Hashi restaurant and lounge delivers an imaginative twist on traditional and contemporary Japanese cuisine. The freshest fish is flown in daily from around the world, and complemented by a selection of speciality beverages for a culinary occasion that will delight all the senses.

Dress code: Smart Elegant
Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai

Ce La Vi

Ce La Vie at Address Sky View is the latest rage in town. 

At Cé La Vi, you’ll find a circular room with comfortable seats dotted around the central table. Large plants line the windows and atmospheric lighting set the mood. Chef Howard Ko can prepare a signature menu for you and your guests, to suit your group’s requirements.

Dress Code: Smart Casual, no sportswear, beachwear, baseball caps, shorts or flip flops are permitted.
Address Sky View Hotel, Downtown Dubai


Unmatched views of The Burj Khalifa and fountain shows and a meal to remember make Zeta a must visit restaurant in Downtown Dubai

Perched on the Address Downtown’s expanded pool terrace, overlooking vistas of the city skyline, the world’s tallest building Burj Khalifa, and The Dubai Fountains, this Asian inspired restaurant is an experience that sets a new standard for culinary indulgence. From its masterfully prepared California and Seafood-inspired menu to the signature Ubertails, everything on the menu is as delightful as the open-air setup in the world-famous neighbourhood.

Lobby Level, Address Downtown Hotel


Thiptara is a magical Thai meal experience at Palace Downtown

A jewel adorning the shores of Burj Lake, Thiptara evokes the mystery and intrigue of Thailand like never before. An elegant and intimate space, it serves traditional royal Thai cuisine with an emphasis on Bangkok-style seafood. The venue lives up to its name, which means magic at the water, by offering enchanting dining experiences, authentic ambience and mesmerising surroundings.

Minimum age: 8 years old
Ground Level, Palace Downtown Hotel

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