14 Reasons Why You’ll Never Leave Souk Al Bahar Hungry


It’s a shame if you’ve been to The Dubai Mall but haven’t taken those extra steps across the bridge near the waterfront restaurants to Souk Al Bahar.

The Arabesque destination has stores retailing authentic handicrafts, jewellery, fashion wear, perfumes, carpets, furnishings and so much more. But that’s not why we love this place.

We’re totally bowled over by the number of restaurants it has. Here are 14 of them that will ensure you never go home hungry.

1. Abd El Wahab

Expect a hearty Lebanese meal.

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2. Patiala

Indian fine dining by celebrity chef Kunal Kapur.

3. Tolosa Bodega

Think French bistro with Spanish influences.

4. Mayrig 

Your chance to try Armenian food in Dubai.

5. Kanpai

Sushi, sashimi and the best of Japanese cuisine on your plate.

6. Karma Kafe

Pan-Asian favourites at an award-winning venue designed by the creator of Buddha Bar.

7. Fuego

A Mexican hotspot that serves fiery and flavourful food.

8. Sammach

A nautical-themed eatery which offers the best in seafood.

9. Burger Rebel

Tasty, juicy burgers that won’t disappoint.

10. Bice Mare

This award-winning restaurant serves seafood the Italian way.

11. Entourage Oyster & Cocktail Bar

French meets British cuisine in this hidden spot at Souk Al Bahar.

12. The Meat Co.

High standard steak and other meaty options for carnivores.

13. Claw

Dig into massive buckets of crab legs for the ultimate dining experience.

14. Shakespeare and Co

Enjoy salads, sandwiches and desserts at this quaint café that will take you back in time.

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