From delectable global cuisines to internationally acclaimed gourmet restaurants, Dubai Marina has something to suit all tastes and pockets. Every restaurant in Dubai Marina is not just a place to eat but an entire experience in itself featuring the perfect trifecta of delicious grub, stunning décor, and spectacular view. With the relaxation in the lockdown norms, the restaurants all across Dubai are finally gearing up to once again welcome guests with all the precautionary measures in place. To further strengthen your safety, EazyDiner with its EazySaf+ initiative is going the extra mile to ensure a stronger end to end control on food quality and hygiene by implementing a comprehensive set of protocols on select partner restaurants in Dubai Marina that adhere to strict guidelines.
So, get ready to indulge your gastronomic hankerings with these EazySafe+ certified restaurants in and around Dubai Marina:
This Lebanese restaurant gives you a clear view of the Dubai Marina and is perfect to enjoy a cup of coffee or a drink with bae. The warm and comfortable ambiance makes it a decent place to dine. Besides their selection of kebabs, Potato with Garlic and Hummus with Meat are good options for appetizers. Their menu is quite extensive and also features quite a few Italian as well as other international preparations.
Must-haves: Lamb Biryani, Grilled Kabab, Falafel, and Chicken Wings.
Cost for two: AED 140
This Italian pizza restaurant boasts of an extensively eclectic menu that features an assortment of delicious Pizza variations along with a mix of some Arabian and American delicacies. Located at the Marina Walk this quaint pizza place has a loyal customer base. Besides serving quite a delectable grub it also enjoys the benefit of being located on a prime location overlooking the picturesque view of the waterfront.
Must-haves: Perfetto Special Trio Of Cheese Pizza, Classic Pepperoni Pizza, Chicken Shawarma Sandwich, and Vanilla Panacotta.
Cost for two: AED 120
Located on Bluewaters Island, Dubai, Basanti & Co. is one of the best Indian restaurants in Dubai Marina offering a breathtaking view of the waterfront and a palatable spread of North Indian cuisine accentuated with a sophisticated bar selection to go with the delicious food.
Must-haves: Crispy Puri Chaat, Old Delhi Dahi Kachori, Butter Chicken, Kashmiri Mutton Roganjosh, and Rasmalai.
Cost for two: AED 150
Decorated in the hues of red, blue, white, and yellow, Cafe O is a Pan Asian restaurant serving delectable fusion Asian delicacies along with a smattering of quite a few Indian, Lebanese, and American preparations as well. Truly a haven for non-vegetarians, this restaurant is known for its succulent steaks and other beef preparations.
Must-haves: Teriyaki Stek, Lemon Shrimp, Kung Pao Chicken, and Raspberry Macaron.
Cost for two: AED 220
The promenade is an all-day dining restaurant at La Verda Suites, featuring minimalistic décor, and a versatile menu replete with a variety of various cuisines to choose from. A truly versatile spread of delicacies from all around the globe to suit all types of varied palates is the reason behind the popularity of this place.
Must-haves: Vegetable Spring Rolls, Spaghetti Bolognese, Seekh Kabab, and Umali (puff pastry with almond and pistachio).
Cost for two: AED 220
Located in Bluewaters, The London Project features an intriguing interior comprising of a lush combination of luxe furnishings, ornate decorations, and leafy foliage draping everywhere. This ultra-hip trendy spot doles out a range of delicious fusion dishes inspired by the eclectic boroughs of London, in its own signature style.
Must-haves: Buttermilk Chicken, Pulled Beef Soft Shell Tacos, Heirloom Tomato Burrata, and Queenie’s Chocolate Torte.
Cost for two: AED 300
A haven for oriental cuisine lovers, NARA Pan Asian offers an eclectic assortment of contemporary Asian-themed dishes, prepared with authenticity and served amidst a funky casual lounge-style ambiance. The minute you walk in, you are greeted with alcoves sprawled with contemporary Japanese street graffiti and cherry blossom trees weaved between tables adding an oomph factor to the entire space.
Must-haves: Steak Katsu, Lamb Chops, Salmon Teriyaki, Mango Sticky Rice, and Crème Brulee.
Cost for two: AED 280
This multi-cuisine, café, and bakery, serving an array of Continental delicacies along with sumptuous desserts and cocktails is one of the best restaurants in the Dubai Marina area. The place has quite a cozy ambiance with interiors resembling that of a living room. The walls are adorned with UAE-inspired pictures while the place is well-lit with stylish lights. The place is quite spacious with a comfortable seating area.
Must-haves: M & T Batata Bravas, Buffalo Chicken Lollipops, Risotto Alla Milanese, Ricotta & Spinach Ravioli, and Tiramisu.
Cost for two: AED 240
Located at the Jumeirah Lake Towers, Spice Kraft is known for its hearty Indian flavors. Their extensive menu offers Indian and Chinese cuisine but the place is more famous for its North Indian dishes. The comfortable ambiance makes it perfect for a laidback casual meal with family or friends.
Must-haves: Kabab Platter, Gujrati Thali, Chili Garlic Noodles, and Amritsari Malai Kofta with Garlic Naan.
Cost for two: AED 85
The elegant vibe of Bahar, along with the delicious Persian dishes with a modern spin on offer, makes this place a must-visit restaurant in Dubai Marina. This specialty restaurant is located on the waterfront level. The interiors are done in a calming cream tone, with added turquoise elements to give the entire space a tasteful Persian feel.
Must-haves: Shashlik Lamb Chops, Ghalieh Mahi (Grilled Fish), and Haleem Bademjan (Aborigine dish cooked with chickpeas served with caramelized onions).
Cost for two: AED 120
Gargi Bisht is an event copywriter/conceptualizer turned writer currently working with EazyDiner Pvt. Ltd. Compulsive eater, book hoarder, dog lover and pop culture enthusiast with an innate love for storytelling. Usually the quietest person in the room, Gargi is an introvert who loves her own company. When not eating, can be found in front of her laptop watching movies. Knows a thing or two about art and literature.