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From the hottest openings to the soon-to-open venues that require to be on your radar, here are 20 brand-new Dubai dining establishments to get excited about. The Dubai dining scene is recuperating.

20. Lana Lusa

Lana Lusa has actually opened its doors in Dubai, bringing soulful Portuguese food, fresh-baked treats, and sensational design to the northern end of Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah 1. Set within the Wasl 51 complex, this striking cafe-restaurant-bakery originates from the team behind Dubai hotspots La Cantine du Faubourg and Ninive.

Ph: (04) 380 1515.


19. The Pangolin

Developed by popular Dubai restauranteur Sergio Lopez, The Pangolin Dubai is a two-floor center of well-considered meals from chef Troy Payne, innovative cocktails, and comfortable colonial-inspired space. You'll discover it in the chic surroundings of The Els Club, in Dubai Sports City.

Ph: (054) 4438 288.


18. L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon

This benchmark-setting French restaurant has opened in Gate Town, DIFC, bringing advanced European food and sharp black-and-red design to the fore. The theatrical dining experience is best enjoyed at the kitchen bar, where you can view the chefs at work.


17. Sal

Tossing up between an extravagant lunch and a swimming pool day? Now you do not have to select ... Burj Al Arab's fresh-faced pop-up Sal provides dreamy interiors, a Southern European menu, and dining bundles that include pool and beach access.

Ph: (04) 432 3232.


16. Leo'V

A brand brand-new dining establishment and lounge have opened its doors in luxe Palm Jumeirah hotel, Jumeirah Zabeel Saray. Taking the area when inhabited by Supper Club, Leo'V by Leonardo da Vinci is set over two floors, offering premium dining and daily live home entertainment. Supper shows are the name of the game at Leo'V, with amazing singers, artists, and even acrobats on the night line-up.

Ph: (052) 525 1211.


15. Merchants Meats Tap & Grill

Barbecue season remains in full speed at Meat Merchants Tap & Grill, at Jumeirah Golf Estates. This family-friendly eatery boasts clever interiors and unwinded alfresco dining that's sure to be popular over the coming months. Anticipate a crowd-pleasing menu of hot dogs, burgers, and flame-grilled steaks, all using the finest quality meats.


14. Cloud Lounge

Dubai Studio City has a new area for alfresco relaxing, found in Studio One Hotel. Cloud Lounge is a brand name brand-new concept by Sunset Hospitality, the team that brought you Black Tap, Wander Beach Dubai, Luigia's, and the soon-to-open Lola's Taberna.


13. Trattoria by Cinque

Trattoria by Cinque has simply opened its doors at 5 Jumeirah Town, JVC, providing genuine Italian food daily. The menu has actually been produced by award-winning chef Giuseppe Pezzella, providing a huge selection of pizza and pasta meals.

Ph: (04) 455 9989.


12. Al-Beiruti Restau-Cafe

The smooth industrial design fulfills modern-day Lebanese fare in this new restaurant-cafe, now open in Umm Al Sheif. Watch chefs whipping up whatever from shakshouka to mouthwatering mezze and grills outdoor kitchen.

Ph: ‪(04) 320 0043


11. Avocadolicious

Avocadolicious began life in Dubai as a kiosk, providing avo productions to the consumers at Global Village. The home-grown brand has now opened a long-term coffee shop in Umm Suqeim, near Kite Beach. The decoration is appropriately green, with leaves climbing among the walls, producing a cool Instagram background. There's space to dine in, or you can take your avo to-go.

Ph: (04) 547 1131.


10. Black Tap Shopping Mall of the Emirates

The most recent addition to the Black Tap family, the Shopping center of the Emirates station includes graffiti-lined walls and big sweet displays, adding pops of color to the otherwise monochromatic color scheme. The hamburgers are as generous as ever, with the meaty Cuban worth a push.

Ph: : (04) 234 3338.


9. Wane by SoMiya

When huge (and we mean big) metallic gorilla and tiger statues were helicoptered through Dubai Marina, you might remember back in September. They were, in reality, heading to their new home at Wane by SoMiya, triggering a big stir. This brand-new swimming pool, club, and lounge idea have actually taken control of the area previously occupied by Shades on the fourth-floor terrace at the Address Dubai Marina.

Ph:(052) 8844 879.

Website: @wanebysomiya

8. Baby Q

Q43 has actually been born-again as Baby Q, with an enjoyable new fit-out and a menu that stabilizes cheat-day burgers with the virtuous vegan fare.


7. Brasserie Boulud

Among the biggest names on the New York dining establishment scene, Michelin-starred chef Daniel Boulud is making his Middle East launching this month. The acclaimed chef will throw open the doors to Brasserie Boulud in the Egyptian-themed Sofitel Dubai the Obelisk.


6. Saya Café

With its sensational flower walls, luxurious pink velvet chairs, and neon indications bearing favorable quotes, Saya Caffe is an Instagram favorite in Dubai. Now, the purveyors of pretty are set to open a third branch in Al Wasl later on this month, which follows the opening of a concession cafe at Palm Jumeirah's Nakheel Shopping mall in March. This new branch will be more of a 'Tea House' than a coffee shop.


5. Lola Taberna Española

Lola Taberna Española is set to inhabit the area formerly populated by Barbary Dubai at the Tryp by Wyndham hotel. According to the site, Lola will dish out genuine Spanish cuisine in a taverna-style setting, with live music. It's expected to change from a casual dining restaurant into a 'dynamic evening environment'.


4. Brunch And Cake

Insta-popular Brunch & Cake is opening 2 brand-new venues in the UAE. Breakfast & Cake by the Sea is set to open at The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah in November, and will use visitors prime views of the brand brand-new dancing fountains. Breakfast & Cake Abu Dhabi will be the first of the place in the UAE's capital city when it opens in Al Bateen in December.


3. Aprons & Hammers

Seafood fans can quickly get their repair by the pail load on Palm Jumeirah, with the November opening of Aprons & Hammers at Palm West Beach. We're talking containers stuffed with lobster, crab, jumbo shrimp, and much more. Aprons on, it will get untidy.


2. Jones the Grocer

Jones the Grocer has actually long been popular in Dubai for its quality ingredients, terrific breakfast meals, and white wine and cheese nights-- and now Palm Jumeirah residents are getting in on the action with the November opening on Palm West Beach. Anticipate the Australian restaurant's signature decoration, together with a woodfired oven, sandwich counter, cheese and charcuterie spaces, and a beach bar.


1. Top Golf

Famed American-born home entertainment destination, Top Golf, is set to open a branch at Dubai's Emirates Golf Club later on this year. Enjoyable for everyone, this is a celebrity-loved sports-entertainment idea that integrates friendly competition with music, drinks, food, and loads more.


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