We've made it really easy for you to plan your next birthday. Here's a list of fun places to go in a group so you can celebrate your birthday in style.
Located 36th floors up at the H Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road, this place has some killer city views as well as an interesting Mediterranean and Japanese food fusion offering. With it's delicious East meets West cuisine served in a chic setting, a spectacular interior with warming hues of caramel & gold with an Asian twist & a sleek bar offering unrivalled views with an upbeat & trendy vibe, Play is one of the best spots in the city for a happy celebration.
Ossiano is a dining experience unlike anything else. With stunning views of the Ambassador Lagoon right from your table, it is the most luxurious dining experience at Atlantis. Ossiano offers an intimate dining experience that is the definition of elegance. A seafood restaurant where fine dining meets artistic brillance that creates the perfect atmosphere for a grand celebratory dinner.
La Farine is a contemporary café and bakery where guests can gather, socialize and enjoy gourmet fare in a casual and comfortable setting. Serving 'the best baguettes in Dubai', La Farine also features a delectable selection of homemade pastries, a range of boutique French products and beautiful bespoke cakes crafted by a renowned cake artist.
Treat yourself to La Farine's award-winning afternoon tea on your birthday, featuring a range of mouthwatering treats and delicious teas.
Ibn AlBahr is that mini gateway that is just a short drive away. A place where you come to meet your friends & family while enjoying non-pretentious good quality fresh food.
The welcoming and warm atmosphere allows you to immediately disconnect from everything else. Quality time is spent by the beach in good company.
Designed with the help of some of the best street style artists, La Carnita is the spot to enjoy delicious tacos, a handful of churros, run through a mixtape, and wash it all down with a fresh cocktail or beer. La Carnita serves up a dynamic menu and connects with the community through their love of art & music. The fun & upbeat vibe make it the perfect spot for a birthday celebration!
Mirroring the lively warehouse style of Gordon's famous Bread Street Kitchen in London, try the infamous Beef Wellington served with truffle mash and spiced carrot or opt for a British classic - Fish and chips with mushy peas.
Bread Street Kitchen features a chic bar serving the finest grape and hops and an innovative cocktail menu with signature Gin and Tonic cocktails.
Social House Dubai, is an exciting restaurant, juice & coffee bar and VIP Private Room. Surrounded by stunning views of The Dubai Fountain and warm alluring design, guests can experience an enjoyable one of a kind dining experience in Dubai accentuated with the luxurious and distinctive style of The Dubai Mall.
Social House is about people. It is about enjoyable comfort food and refreshingly innovative drinks. It is about an alluringly sophisticated ambience with a touch of home.
Give your celebration a European twist with a menu adorned with French classics enlivened with innovative flavour combinations and a lighter approach to dining at Bagatelle. With a relaxing and classic South of France inspired, New York infused dining concept, Bagatelle is the perfect spot for a celebratory night out.
The ambience is reminiscent of a Provençal Brasserie, while the décor and architecture is reminiscent of an old Parisian apartment. Subtle details like intricate mouldings, coffered ceilings, deep Art Nouveau mantels and delicate lighting add femininity to the space making it all the more welcoming.
Celebrate your day with a journey across Asia which begins in the kitchen at Blue Jade, where chef Ta Van creates a menu inspired by his native Vietnam, incorporating his grandmother’s recipes and sought-after dishes from across the continent. Named the Best Southeast Asian Restaurant in 2015 by TimeOut Dubai, the restaurant hosts special themed nights throughout the week, including sushi every Sunday.
Feast on delicious Italian food curated by celebrity Chef Giorgio Locatelli for the perfect celebratory meal! At Ronda Locatelli, Giorgio Locatelli creates a rustic, warm and inviting restaurant that blends the charm of an Italian countryside with the modernity of Dubai.
Sophisticated trattoria-style cooking uses the freshest of ingredients and is served family style, from brick-oven pizzas and antipasto to delicate pastas. The bar serves favourite Italian cocktails such as Bellini, Campari, Prosecco, as well as wide variety of Italian wines, and a large selection of special Italian liqueurs
With uncountable entertainment options including an arcade and a bowling alley, Wavehouse is the perfect location for a birthday celebration. Enjoy the funky setting and delicious food while riding the waves at Wavehouse.
Encased in a beautiful two-storey glass facade, La Serre combines the charm of a Parisian street café with a fashionably chic French restaurant. Consisting of the Bistro & Boulangerie on the ground floor, a neighbourhood café which hums from morning to night and boasts some of the freshest bread and pastries in the city. And the Restaurant on the first floor, which serves a French-inspired menu for lunch & dinner, alongside a chic cocktail bar. The Restaurant also has two private rooms where guests can enjoy an intimate dining experience, perfect for functions & celebrations.
Located at the Tallest Hotel in the World, JW Marquis, the Award-Winning Tong Thai is known for a menu that showcases unique regional dishes, celebrating street food as well as authentic classics loved around the world. Celebrate your birthday with delicious Thai cuisine in an exquisite setting, lovingly prepared and served by an authentic Thai team.
Adding the perfect modern molecular gastronomy touch to Indian cuisine, Tresind has been swooping crowds of their feets from the beginning. With contemporary dishes prepared on your table side, the Chefs at Tresind take you on a culinary journey you will never be able to forget.
BB Social Dining in DIFC is one of the most trending spots in town; spread out over 3 floors, each offering a unique dining experience for you to choose from.
Enjoy an Eastern-influenced menu that's all about sharing, packed with mouth-watering Baos, Bites, Bowls and BBQ with an all inclusive approach with multiple vegan, vegetarian and meat options.
Dine in style at the highest restaurant in the world- At.mosphere at Burj Khalifa. Enjoy a wide variety of delicacies while soaking in the luxurious surroundings and spectacular views from the tallest building in the world.
Serving exquisite Pizza & Pasta with a side of a gorgeous view of the Dubai Fountain, Serafina a Souk-Al-Bahar tells the tale of two friends who suffered at sea and vowed to open an eatery if they survived. Enjoy delicious Italian food while relaxing in the harmonious ambiance of the restaurant.
Led by Michelin Star Chef Jason Atherton, Marina Social offers a Mediterranean & British-themed menu with classic British delicacies with a spectacular view of Dubai Marina.
Sitting high on the stunning Pier 7 with a panaromic view of the Marina, Asia Asia offers a fusion of Pan Asian and Middle Eastern flavours with signature dishes such as AKA Miso Marinated Salmon, Beef & Truffle Dim Sum, Peking Duck and much more. It also takes its inspiration from the ancient Spice Route travelled by traders of old, and has been exquisitely furnished to reflect this famous journey from Asia Minor through to the Far East.
A stunning resort outside of Dubai, Bal Al Shams is a perfect getaway for a relaxing and romantic experience. Masala is a classic Indian restaurant with the menu offering a diverse range of traditional dishes, including a large selection of vegetarian options. With it's stunning décor, sumptuous silk printed wallpaper and a warm lighting design, it has a peaceful and luxurious atmosphere.
Inka has an art deco feel, with beautifully designed lighting and elegant seating, the art subtly hinting at its South American roots. The restaurant serves contemporary Peruvian cuisines, created for a modern palate. The head chef draws on flavours from the region whilst using traditional cooking methods. Located at the Sofitel, Inka has stunning views out over downtown Dubai.
Experience Mediterranean dining like never before at the eclectic, beach-front restaurant, Rockfish. Watch the spectacular sunsets and Burj Al Arab Jumeirah's lights while you savour signature seafood dishes like salt crusted seabass and lobster risotto, crafted by Executive Chef Marco Garfagnini, making the food a real highlight amongst the stunning interiors of the restaurant.
Located in Bluewaters, Alici is an authentic interpretation of South Italy’s finest seafood restaurants. Inspired by the magic of South of Italy and Amalfi Coast, Alici serves the finest fish and seafood with an Italian twist in convivial and casual chic surroundings in Dubai.
Exuding a rustic simplicity infused with a dose of glamour, Dubai’s newest and most stylish beach club features a glittering infinity pool, great food and good times – topped off with different award-winning entertainment every week.
Mama Zonia is located on the 2nd floor of Pier 7, flooding the popular dining destination with lush Amazonian inspirations. Mysterious and chic, the urban jungle unleashes bold flavors of a tropical fare, slithering hand-crafted cocktails, roaring DJ entertainment, in a lavish landscape of exuberant foliage. Mama Zonia is where friends meet to play, where a certain sense of danger arouses the excitement, where you are free to be exactly who you are.
A popular venue for romantic, candlelit dinners, for happy hours and sunsets or simply a place to enjoy classic dishes and crafted beverages with friends – the Observatory Bar & Grill is a well-known Dubai favorite. Highlighting the combination of a vibrant bar and exciting restaurant with exceptional service, great food and beverages, the restaurant has one of the best 360 panoramic views of Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah.
Upbeat, casual and slightly edgy, Izakaya is one of the most trending Japanese destination in Dubai. Izakaya is a cool, exciting place to share great food and beverage in a social environment with friends. Social Sushi at its best.
Located in Bluewaters, The London Project offers a unique take on British cusine with the fusion of feasts born in different districts of London. The full buzzing palate of Camden’s street eats, refined by Mayfair’s polished flair, colliding plate-first with the thrilling modern cuisine of a Shoreditch kitchen. The London Project deals in Thamesian tapas and dishes derived from a cosmopolitan cookbook of secret family recipes.
Mythos Kouzina & Grill, with whitewashed walls and contemporary interior designer touches, is a modern Greek Taverna located in the heart of Dubai’s JLT district. You will be treated to all the favourites made with handpicked, select ingredients. There is something for everyone on the menu, which is filled with meat, seafood and vegetarian options.
Tomo, from the Japanese word for 'Long Time Friend' is a Japanese restaurant where good friends can meet to share memorable experiences. Tomo features an authentic Japanese menu curated by their host of talented Japanese Chefs.
Bombay Borough, an all day Indian Bar & Eatery, is the international off-shoot of our original award-winning Indian restaurant in India, and is located in DIFC, Dubai across two floors. From small bites to large feasts, Bombay Borough’s eclectic menu comes with a twist and enables armchair travelers to embark on a culinary adventure that serves up the very best of India, in a way they have never experienced before.
Discover the ideal space for everything, from drinks after work to meals with friends and loved ones. Bombay Borough is Indian to the core, the epitome of the India of today and tomorrow, and the perfect place to rediscover India through an explosion of flavor.
A petite Thai restaurant in Dubai’s JLT, Café Isan seats around 50 people making it an intimate dining location. The menu is based on North Eastern Thai cuisine, which is lighter and fresher than classic Thai cooking. Charming interior design, with flowers hanging from the ceiling, and a friendly casual dining atmosphere, make this a little noteworthy spot.
Armani/Hashi is a Japanese restaurant on the ground floor of the Armani Hotel. The outdoor terrace has an impressive view looking out over the Dubai fountains and Burj Khalifa. Serving classic Japanese cuisine, the menu features a selection of hot dishes, sushi and sashimi. Trained sushi chefs prepare the fish dishes in front of the guests. The décor is simple and elegant, with stylish entertainment on selected afternoons and evenings.
Reform Social & Grill Dubai is the city's first true gastropub and family friendly restaurant based on one of London's most vibrant venues. Located in The Lakes, Emirates Living District, Reform features a restaurant, bar and idyllic garden and lakeside setting and serves first class British cuisine. From a full English breakfast to traditional weekend roast, Reform Social & Grill offers an authentic gastropub experience, perfect for the whole family.
Taj Dubai’s signature restaurant serving delicious Indian cuisine, Bombay Brasserie is a tryst between classic and contemporary. A dining experience here promises drama, authenticity & innovation with a live open kitchen, vibrant oversized art and a botanical bar concept. The vibrant interiors and low-level lighting set a sophisticated and relaxed dining experience for fashionable diners.
La Tablita is a vibrant and lively Mexican food restaurant brought to life with a Taco Shop experience. Live cooking and a passionate team of native Mexicans both in the culinary and service teams enliven the Mexican culture of shared dining, food, entertaining and celebrations.