Dubai sees approximately 15 million tourists per year, in addition to the 202 nationalities that live in the city at any given time. Dubai is a rich destination where multiculturalism and global cuisine are inescapable. Get ready for beautiful decor, high class service and a divine gastronomic experience. Here are the top hotels in Dubai for foodies.
Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel
The Emirates Towers are an iconic symbol in the UAE, one tower is offices and the other is a sophisticated hotel. Choose between a variety of restaurants; yummy dining includes the Chinese Hakkasan restaurant and the well known steakhouse, The Rib Room.
Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Rd +9714 330 0000
Armani Hotel Dubai
Situated at the ground level of the tallest building in the world, this designer hotel offers elegant and high class dining. The Armani has eight restaurants in which the cuisine ranges from Japanese and Indian to Mediterranean and Italian. They also have their own signature restaurant – Armani/Ristorante.
The Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai +9714 888 3888
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Radisson Blu Hotel is the perfect place for food lovers who want to experience the wonders of Old Dubai. This hotel boasts 16 restaurants that range from casual BBQs to trendy Asian cuisine, from fresh fish to sophisticated fare. Dine in the hotel or fully experience the Dubai Deira Creek by dining aboard the Al Mansour Dhow.
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, Baniyas Road, Deira +9714 222 7171
Located in the Dubai Marina, Grosvenor House is known for its sophisticated lounges and award winning restaurants. Have drinks in Buddha-Bar, be sure to eat Latin American food at Toro Toro and then try the Indian restaurant Indego by Vineet.
Grosvenor House, Al Sufouh Road, Dubai Marina +9714 399 8888
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
At 1,165 feet, this twin tower complex is the tallest hotel in the world. It offers stunning views and scrumptious dining. Be sure to try the international restaurant Kitchen6, celebrity chef Atul Kochhar’s restaurant Rang Mahal and the Peruvian food at The Garden.
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay +9714 414 0000
Jumeirah Beach Hotel
Iconic for being shaped like a wave, the Jumeirah Beach Hotel is known for having delicious restaurants with beachside views. Restaurants to check out include the Asian restaurant Beachcombers, Jamie Oliver’s restaurant Jamie’s Italian and the piano bar Latitude.
Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Beach Road +9714 348 0000
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
This lavish and spacious hotel is known for its large beach resort and private villas. Try the popular international cuisine at Imperium or the luxurious Lebanese restaurant Al Nafoorah. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray also has an award winning live music venue called MusicHall.
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Crescent Rd, The Palm Jumeirah +9714 453 0000
Jumeirah Mina A’Salam
Mina A’Salam is a majestic Arabian hotel that is attached to the Madinat Jumeirah souk. Choose from a variety of cuisines and restaurants, including the cosy Hanaaya restaurant, the Mexican restaurant Tortuga and the popular brunch destination Shimmers.
Jumeirah Mina A Salam, Madinat Jumeirah, Al Sufouh Road +9714 366 8888
The Palace Downtown Dubai
Feel regal at the stunning Palace hotel. Restaurants of note include the Argentinian Asado Restaurant and the romantic Thai restaurant Thiptara; popular for its gorgeous views of the Dubai Fountain and the Burj Khalifa.
Atlantis The Palm
This ocean themed resort is situated on the man-made island Palm Jumeirah. Atlantis The Palm is a haven for food lovers with 23 restaurants on-site, including Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen and Bar, the legendary Japanese restaurant Nobu and the award winning seafood restaurant Ossiano.
Atlantis The Palm, Crescent Road, The Palm Jumeirah +9714 426 2000