Living in Dubai has turned us into massive breakfast buffs, so we’re always on the hunt for new places to try. From traditional Lebanese breakfast bites at the newly-opened Bebabel to seasonal favourites at Baker & Spice, here are five of our favourite Dubai breakfast spots right now.
1. Emirati-style breakfast at SIKKA Café
Experience a traditional Emirati-style breakfast for two at SIKKA Café, complete with Arabic cheeses, Emirati-style pancakes and so much more. Breakfast lovers can also enjoy a variety of egg-based favourites including Baith Tamat (slow-cooked eggs with tomato, cumin, spice and herbs) and Shakshuka (eggs baked in rich tomato sauce).
Where: City Walk and La Mer
When: Daily, from 8am to 11.30am
Price: AED 124 for two people
2. Lazy Breakfast at Ranches Restaurant
If you’re looking for a new Dubai breakfast experience to try, head down to the Ranches Restaurant at Arabian Ranches Golf Club. The club’s weekend Lazy Breakfast lets you feast on fried-up favourites and pastries, complete with a scenic backdrop of the golf course and lake. Got kids? Bring them along and take advantage of the large play area.
Where: Arabian Ranches Golf Club
When: Every Friday & Saturday, from 8am to 1.30pm
- AED 89 per adult (12 years and above) including tea, coffee and fresh juices
- AED 49 per child (6 – 12 years)
3. Wholesome breakfast at Baker & Spice
Already favourited among Dubai foodies, Baker & Spice has recently launched a new breakfast menu for you to try. From Blueberry Pancakes and the signature Shakshouka to Apple & Sultana Danishes and Cinnamon Caramel Buns, there really is so much to choose from. Don’t leave without trying the restaurant’s homemade ‘not-tella‘, a unique twist on the delicious chocolate hazelnut spread.
Where: Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai
- From 8am to 12pm on weekdays
- From 8am to 2pm on weekends
Price: AED 45 for French Toast and AED 60 for Avocado Toast with poached eggs
4. Lebanese breakfast at Bebabel
A brand new Lebanese restaurant has opened at The Dubai Mall with a traditional Lebanese breakfast menu to look forward to. Bebabel is a casual-yet-chic café concept that serves up a special breakfast menu filled with Lebanese classics. Expect to find everything from Tarha (flatbread) topped with an array of different flavours to Foul, Knefeh and more.
Where: The Dubai Mall (new fashion extension), Downtown Dubai
When: Daily from 10am
Price: AED 24 for a plate of Foul and AED 30 for Tarha (flatbread) topped with eggs and cheese
5. Creative breakfast at The Duchess Cafe
The Duchess Cafe is a stylish waterfront hangout at La Mer North that offers delicious desserts and quirky foodie creations. Set in a sophisticated living-room-style setting, take your pick from an array of unique dishes and drinks including Shakshouka Pizza, wholesome Chia Seed bowls and delicious Spanish Lattes.
Where: La Mer North
When: Dishes are available on the all-day menu
Price: AED 70 for the Shakshouka Pizza and AED 74 for the Croque Madame