Thiptara near Dubai Fountain

5 Restaurants in Dubai With Incredible Fountain Views


Love dining with a view? What if we told you that dinner with a fountain backdrop is a lot closer than you think… From must-visit restaurants in Souk Al Bahar to casual dining spots in front of Dubai Festival City’s IMAGINE show, here are some restaurants in Dubai with epic fountain views.

1. Karma Kafé

Karma Kafe near Dubai Fountain
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Delicious fusion cuisine, a creative cocktail menu, and bustling lounge vibes are just a few things that Karma Kafé Dubai has to offer. Whether you fancy post-work drinks or Pan Asian cuisine with a twist, this trendy restaurant aims to deliver with unrivalled views of Burj Khalifa.

Location: Souk Al Bahar

Price: Around AED 450 for two people

2. Peppermill

Peppermill Indian restaurant at Dubai festival City mall
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Offering incredible views of Dubai Festival City’s IMAGINE show, Peppermill is an authentic Indian restaurant that serves traditional dishes with creative twists. From Gun-Podi Lollypops (battered chicken lollypops) to Butter Chicken, Mutton Pepper Fry and Gulab Jamun, expect to find a menu that’s guaranteed to impress.

Location: Dubai Festival City Mall

Price: Around AED 250 for two people

3. Asado

Asado near Dubai Fountain
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From the aroma of beautifully-roasted meat to the stunning views of the Dubai Fountain, Asado is a meat lover’s dream. This lively Argentine grill at Palace Downtown offers premium meat cuts that are prepared right in front of you, along with one of the largest wine collections in the city.

Location: Palace Downtown

Price: Around AED 700 for two people

4. Origami Dubai

Origami at Dubai Festival City Mall
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A hidden foodie gem tucked away inside Robinsons department store, Origami Dubai is a sushi lover’s paradise. Enjoy front row seats to Festival Bay’s epic IMAGINE show while sipping mocktails and tucking into delicious Japanese food (the Black Cod is incredible).

Location: Inside Robinsons department store, Dubai Festival City Mall (also has another branch in Umm Suqeim)

Price: Around AED 250 for two people

5. Thiptara

Thiptara near Dubai Fountain

Overlooking the famous Dubai Fountain, Thiptara is certainly a restaurant with a view. Specialising in Bangkok-style seafood, Thiptara offers firm favourites with a zesty, fine-dining twist. Watch as the waterfront terrace transforms at night under the epic lights of the world’s tallest building.

Location: Palace Downtown

Price: Around AED 600 for two people

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