Best Beachfront restaurants in Dubai

Best Beachfront restaurants in Dubai
Who doesn’t love the beach? The fantastic beachfront restaurants in Dubai rope you in for a memorable meal by the beachside. Indulging in a dining experience at one of these restaurants is an opportunity to let white sands of the beach, blue waters of the sea, and the colorful sky of dusk greet you with the diversity off flavors from different parts of the world. 

The city’s long prominent beach strip has tons to offer in terms of beach activities in Dubai. A lot of these beaches, particularly the ones in Dubai Marina, JBR, and Jumeirah are home to some of the best Dubai beach restaurants.

Here are some of the best beach restaurants in Dubai, with something for every occasion and almost every cuisine. 

White Beach

This Atlantis The Palm hotspot is Best for Day-to-night dining and dipping. On Sundays, Mondays and Wednesdays, entry to White Beach is AED150, fully redeemable on food and drink. Tuesdays are for dreamy daisies, Ladies day from 12pm -4pm and Thursday Daydreamers & Nightdreamers , Saturday Sunkissed brunch. Open Daily from 10am – 10pm. On 
Location: Atlantis, The Palm, Crescent Rd, Palm Jumeirah | Contact: 055 2004321. 

Breeze Beach Grill

Beach barbecue style cuisine with a Caribbean twist at Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah. Breeze Beach Grill is best for a leisurely breakfast with friends and  If you don’t fancy sitting out on the deck, sit yourself at a table on the beach to watch the sun go down. Open from Sunday to Wednesday 2pm to 12am, Thursday 12pm to 1am and Friday to Saturday 9am to 1am. 
Location: Club Vista Mare, The Palm Jumeirah | 056 992 7221

Paradise Beach

Connect with your senses at Paradise Beach, an alluring sanctuary of rest and play perfectly situated on The Palm’s sun-drenched East Crescent, boasting spectacular views of Dubai Marina and Burj Al Arab. 
Open on Wednesday & Saturday from 12pm - 9pm, Thursday from 12pm - 12am & Friday from 12pm - 10pm.

Location: Rixos the Palm - Palm Jumeirah, East Crescent | 971 50 367 9940

Sea Fu

Sea Fu is Best for aperitivo that leads into dinner. The Asian-influenced seafood restaurant is open for lunch, dinner and bar bites throughout the day. Between 5pm to 7pm, they offer a 50 per cent discount on drinks, making it the perfect time for a sunset aperitivo.
Location: Four Seasons Jumeirah, Jumeirah | Contact: 04 270 7777

Fish Beach Taverna

Home begins by the peaceful shores of the Mina Seyahi. An Aegean menu of Turkish and Greek cuisine awaits set against the stunning backdrop of the Mina Seyahi sunset and under the twinkling Arabian night sky. Open Daily from 12pm to 11pm.
Location: Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina | 04 511 7373

Nikki Beach

Nikki Beach is best for sundowners in a slice of Caribbean luxury, located on the waterfront of Pearl Jumeira, allows guests to enjoy the Arabian Gulf’s blue waters and stunning panoramic views from every corner of the property. Open on Tue, Thu, Fri and Sat from 11am to 8pm.
Location: Pearl Jumeirah, off Jumeirah Beach Road | Contact: 04 376 6000

Koko Bay

Inspired by the beaches of the Far East, we aspire to create a unique space with a sense of calm and an essence of mystery. Open Sunday to Wednesday from 12pm to 12an and Friday and Saturday from 12pm to 1am. Koko Bay is Best for if you wanna have sunset sips on the sand.
Location: Palm West Beach, Palm Jumeirah | 04 572 3444

Palm Grill

Palm grill is best for idyllic sunset dinner,
situated at the Ritz-Carlton in JBR, you’ll get stunning, uninterrupted views across the sea to Ain Dubai silhouetted against the sunset.  Open onThursday and Friday from 12pm – 11pm.
Location: The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, The Walk, JBR | Contact: 04 318 6150

Retro Feast

If you’re into seaside snacking this one is the best for you! Situated right on the beach, this is one of our favorite spots on JBR for a quick bite to eat.It’s a quirky space, with a yellow telephone box for the entrance to the indoor dining area. There’s also a big verandah of outdoor seating that’s great for catching rays while you tuck in. Open daily from 8am to 12am

Location: The Beach, JBR | Contact: 052 722 6462 


Salt at Kite Beach is famed for its sliders, fries and ice creams. Best for a bite between boarding. One of the top spots on Kite Beach to refuel in between water sports and other beachfront activities. Open Daily from 9am till late.
Location: Kite Beach, Jumeirah | Contact: (055) 996 5802.


Enjoy Greek delicacies and an award-winning drinks list at this photogenic beachside restaurant. Shimmers is Best for wowing out-of-town guests. This secluded spot in Jumeirah’s Mina A’Salam is just steps away from the sea and serves up some of the city’s best casual Greek cuisine. Now ope for reservation from 5pm – 1am everyday.
Location: Beach, Jumeirah Mina A’Salam Contact: 04 432 3232

The Beach House

If you want some family-friendly, lazy lunch come to The Beach House at Anantara The Palm. You’ll feel like you’re dining at a tropical resort, far from the city life in Dubai. Live in sunshine and experience a luxurious feast. Open daily 12pm to 1am.
Location:Anantara The Palm | Contact:04 567 8304

The Jetty Lounge

Kick off your sandals and feel the sand beneath your toes as you unwind at The Jetty Lounge, a chilled-out beachfront bar with unrivalled views of Dubai’s stunning sunsets. Open daily from 4:00pm to 11:00pm 
Location: One & Only Royal Mirage, Jumeirah Beach | 04 399 9999


A casual pint and burger with mates right on the beach, Wavebreaker is a great spot. Also a home to several screens that show live sports, which is where you’ll find most of JBR’s sports fans and sun worshippers catching the weekly matches. Open Daily from 10am to 11pm.
Location: Hilton Jumeirah Beach Resort, JBR | Contact: (04) 399 1111

Villa beach

An intimate dining experience with fresh Italian dishes served moments from the water accompanied by uninterrupted views of Burj Al Arab. The menu is sophisticated Italian with antipasti, pasta and grilled seafood on offer. Villa Beach is open Daily from 12.30pm to 3.30pm, 6.30pm to 11.30pm.
Location: Jumeirah Beach Hotel | Contact:04 406 8719

Zoya by Maui

Zoya by Maui is an Indian cuisine concept served every evening at Maui Beach Restaurant – Palm Jumeirah’s favorite restaurant by the beach. Upon arrival, you will be welcomed with a choice of Traditional Masala Chai, Papadum and a selection of chutney to start off your dining experience. While dining, the atmosphere is brought to life with authentic Indian music by our resident Sitar player.
Location: Maui beach Restaurant & Bar, Sofitel The Palm, Palm Jumeirah | Contact: 04 455 6677

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Article published: 22nd October, 2020
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