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.
Ruya continues to be the buzzing restaurant in Marina. Located in an amazing dining room and terrace in Grovesnor House, Ruya serves fine dining takes on Turkish cuisine. It's all a little bit special and makes for the perfect venue for a 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.
The lively mood at Jules grooves to the beats of resident bands - Skills and Verse Two, while DJ Rhambie transforms the space into the ultimate party hub with an astute interplay of lights and sounds. With the mood, ambience and theme changing every night, Jules is renowned for drawing the most eclectic crowds and packs out with partygoers all through the week.
Upping the ante is an exhaustive selection of Mexican style bar bites and a delightful mix of Tex-Mex as well as Filipino favourites along with an exquisite collection of concoctions, infused with exotic ingredients, premium spirits and fresh fruit extracts. The bar menu perfectly complements the groovy ambience and features a generous mix of hops, house beverages along with popular cocktails.
Featuring an artsy contrast of amber lights set off by vintage interiors and shimmery décor accents, with delicious eats and spirited concoctions, Jules sets the stage for nightlong revelry and unmatched entertainment.
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.
If you're looking for a sparkling yet intimate celebration, Shades is the place to be. With a relaxing poolside & super laid back lounge, surround yourself with spectacular views & twinkiling lights of the city while nibbling on delicious nezzes & sipping on handcrafted cocktails.
Enjoy a relaxed, layback and fun meal at this home-grown concept revolving around its community, serving an Eastern Cuisine in a compelling and compact space. The menu is accessible and has an inclusive not exclusive approach, considering various budgets and multiple vegan, vegetarian and meat options.
Designed over three floors, each location is unique, whether you would like to relax in our cosy lounge bar or dine Al Fresco in the garden, there are plenty of opportunities to create your Unique Dining Experience.
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.
A La Turca presents an open buffet concept that serves a variety of international cuisines including the authentic Turkish cuisine with delicacies such as grills, kebabs, and mezzes from Eastern Anatolia, the Aegean and the Black Sea regions.
Enjoy a wide variety of beverages and cocktails served either in the comfortable air-conditioned indoor seating or on the adjacent shaded terrace. Sit back and relax with live music in the evenings or indulge in a weekend brunch featuring a selection of handcrafted beverages, live cooking stations and an extended buffet.
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.
This sumptuous Thai restaurant feels like an emperor’s palace – with hand-carved wooden pillars, decadent chaise longues, and fresh orchid blooms at every turn, making it a perfect spot for a royal celebration.
The food is just as spectacular, with a mix of buffet and à la carte curries, rice dishes, and noodle specialities – all imbued with authentic Thai flavours, and served on banana leaves with a flamboyant flourish.
Flow Kitchen presents innovative culinary classics from around the globe for day to night dining in a relaxed ambiance with panoramic views of the Dubai Marina.
The daily changing buffet offers the world on a plate with traditional and contemporary dishes to suit every palate, with flavours from the Middle East, India, Asia and the Mediterranean. It's also the venue for our popular weekly Theme Nights.
Looking for a fun & casual celebration spot? Head to Burger & Lobster! Burger & Lobster is the perfect spot for all those lobster-craving, burgerholic, soup-sipping, fry dipping peeps, right in the heart of Dubai. Find your favorite burgers, lobster and lobster rolls, with delicious desserts and beverages to match. The restaurant is where UAE burger and lobster lovers unite!
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
Skorpeus is Dubai's latest unique dining destination that waks the line between a nightclub, lounge and live music venue. With its exquisite food, drinks & shows, Skorpeus hits all the right spots if you are looking for an adventurous night out
A handsome drinking den that pairs a playful cocktail list with low-lit, luxurious interiors and a sensorial explosion.
Skorpeus is a destination full of surprises, providing guests with next level service and some of the best sound, lighting and visuals in the UAE.
Where else in Dubai can you nosh on great food just off the grill with your shoes off and feet in the sand? Situated right on the beach of the Arabian Gulf, The Palm Grill is intimate and relaxed. Let your hair down and soak up the gorgeous views while sampling tiger prawns and barbequed meat straight off the grill. Flavours are simple, rustic and packed with flavour. Generous and with spirit, this beachside venue makes for the perfect celebratory spot in Dubai
Contemporary Lebanese restaurant located in Atlantis, The Palm. Ayamna means ‘our memorable days’; a reference to the beautiful experiences of Lebanese culture, food and atmosphere. Ayamna presents a wide variety of delicate Lebanese dishes using the freshest and finest ingredients. The restaurant design is a modern interpretation of the tastes, flavors and traditions of Lebanon.
If you are looking for a unique dining experience that will create an unforgettable celebration, Enigma is the place to be.
Dubai’s ultimate concept restaurant, Enigma, is about telling stories through cuisine. Located at the 5-star Palazzo Versace Hotel, food is used in lieu of words to take diners on a note-worthy dining experience, captivating your mind and attention. Whether you are taking a food adventure to traditonal and authentic Persian cuisine, you are sure to be enthralled.
A cult favourite in Dubai tucked away at the DoubleTree by Hilton Jumeirah Beach Residence is one of Dubai's most unique Japanese restaurants - Ramusake. With a focus on providing guests with a modern Izakaya dining experience, the restaurant not only looks stunning but is sure to impress those with even the most discerning palettes.
Glasshouse is a brasserie-style restaurant and bar in the heart of Soho Garden, providing an unparalleled experience with itsexlusive conservatory-style dining area and elegantly themed food and drinking menu. Whether you are planning a formal, sit-down meal or a more casual strolling affair, their exceptional cuisines and vast selection of wines & spirits will please your palate.
Choose from a variety of different settings here including a sophisticated indoor section, a lively bar and a spacious terrace and more. Glasshouse Brasserie & Bar is a go-to destination for guests looking for a relaxed yet buzzy escape, it is the ideal place to mix, mingle and celebrate special events.
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.
Mosaico is situated in an ornate lobby lounge in the Palazzo Versace Dubai; this place is everything that Gianni Versace loved. Indulgence brought to life; relax here with spectacular views out of the Dubai creek while dining, or sipping on a beverage in plush furnishings, surrounded by beautiful people. An extensive menu paired with a great menu and is the picture-perfect venue in which to sample an Afternoon Tea.
Inspired by the extravagance of the 1920-1960's society cafes, Cafe Society is the perfect mix of classic and modern. It's a place where artists, creative people, writers and poets, fashionista, celebrities, and influencers meet drinking coffee and sampling different food and desserts. Their dessert collection is extensive and is sure to satisfy all your sweet cravings.
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.
Bringing old southern, Louisiana-style hospitality to Dubai, Nola hops on a weekday night with the after-work drinks crowd. With live jazz bands and a subtle decadence, the atmosphere is convivial and energized. Beverages and food concepts are inspired by South America, setting the temperature at somewhere between hot and fun.
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.
If world-class luxury is your idea of a celebration, Vanitas at Palazzo Versace is the perfect location for you. Serving authentic Italian food cooked with the freshest herbs and ingredients, this opulent restaurant with it's classic painted frescos and sumptuous red velvet seating oozes sophistication.
Previously voted as the Best European Restaurant in Dubai by TimeOut Dubai, Boca celebrates the cuisines of the Mediterranean coastal regions of France, Italy and Spain, in the heart of Dubai’s Financial Centre.
This stellar music lounge bought to life by music legend Quincy Jones is a great spot if you like to have some fun! Bringing us an upscale jazz club, featuring handpicked music acts by Quincy himself, this place is unassuming, yet timeless. Classic American nibbles with soul food references are on the menu, all you need to do is sit back in one of the leather tub chairs and let the versatility on and off the stage wow you.
A Dubai staple bar & nightclub location, Sho Cho offers its diners an array of Japanese delicacies and signature cocktails. Enjoy the night with a spectacular view of the Burj Khalifa and the house DJs playing until late into the night at this innovative and energetic bar/restaurant.
Offering a relaxed grill experience in an outstanding outdoor location, this seafood destination serves up the freshest catch of the day seasoned with mouthwatering Mediterranean flavours.