Say what you will, but we all know you secretly love a wild night out behind the mic. Looking for a cool karaoke bar in Dubai? We’ve got you covered with karaoke Dubai hotspots that you need to try…
1. Makati Bar
What’s on: A favorite karaoke bar in Dubai with the Pinoy community, Makati serves up everything from comedy acts to live performances and karaoke… all in a cool blue atmosphere. You’ll find private suites for hire (for up to 20 people) along with a pumped of catalogue of music selections for your singing pleasure. Call +971 4 608 2180.
Location: Asiana Hotel, near Reef Mall in Deira
What’s on: If you’re looking for a fuss-free and budget-friendly karaoke Dubai night, make a beeline for Pegasus. From the psychedelic dance floor to the friendly vibes, this Pinoy hotspot in Bur Dubai offers daily karaoke from 6pm-9pm, and 20% off on drinks during happy hour from 7pm-10pm. Call +971 4 398 3333.
Location: Chelsea Plaza Dubai, 2nd December Street
3. Kung Korean Restaurant
What’s on: We love this dive joint for all the right reasons: it’s fun, authentic, and definitely caters to the wild bunch. Kung Korean Restaurant offers a variety of private karaoke rooms that can accommodate anywhere from six to 25 guests — and the food menu hits the spot. Call +971 4 432 7966.
Location: Byblos Hotel in Barsha Heights
4. Miss Tess
What’s on: Street-food inspired restaurant Miss Tess goes big on the theatrics, especially during their Asian Invasion night brunch on Wednesdays from 8pm to 11pm. Cost is AED 288 (unlimited food and house drinks) or
AED 228 (unlimited food and soft drinks). If you’re looking to show off your chops, head straight to the karaoke shower… which is exactly what it sounds like (minus the running water.) Call +971 50 650 4988.
Location: Taj Hotel, Business Bay
What’s on: One for the urban music lovers, Tribeca hosts a hyped up Hip-Hop Karaoke night on Thursdays that attracts a surprising range of talent to the stage. Keep up with lyrics to Eminem’s Lose Yourself or go old-school with a bit of Run-DMC — winner walks away with a AED 500 cash prize. Call +971 50 345 6067.
Location: Ocean View Hotel, JBR
6. Hibiki Karaoke Lounge
What’s on: An old-school karaoke bar in Dubai that has stood the test of time, book a private room for your next singalong session at Hibiki Karaoke Lounge. This Japanese-inspired venue features rooms that accommodate up to 25 people, along with daily happy hour specials (except Sunday) from 7:30pm to 9:30pm with 50% off on select beverages.
Location: Hyatt Regency Dubai, Deira