You can find all world class cuisines prepared with the utmost authentic taste in Dubai, whether it is Chinese, Italian, Japanese, Indian or even Filipino; Dubai pampers your taste buds to the best. Dubai is world famous for its food, especially seafood.
If you are looking out for the best seafood restaurants in Dubai that offers both the ambiance and the taste, here’s our exclusive list for you.
Aprons and Hammers
Located aboard the historic dhow at Dubai International Marine Club (DIMC), this restaurant provides amazing sea food. From Jumbo shrimps to fancy lobsters, from juicy crabs to generous portions of fresh catch, this seafood restaurant is going to leave your tongue tingling and your tummy happy. Also, you can enjoy your yummy seafood with lovely selection of wines and frosty beers for an amazing experience.
Location: Dubai International Marine Club
Opening Hours: 12:30 p.m. to midnight
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 250 approx.
We Recommend: Crabs with butter cream sauce
The first of its kind seafood restaurant in Dubai, Pepper crab provides seafood using the unique culinary delights of Singapore. The seafood served in this restaurant is enhanced in taste using various sauces and spices. With perfect mix of Asian and Singaporean delicacies, this restaurant is a must visit with your family and friends.
Location: Grand Hyatt Dubai
Brunch – 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m
Dinner – 7 p.m. to 11:30 p.m
Approx cost for 2: Dhs. 350
We Recommend: Orrechiette Con Polpette
An amazing beachfront experience is what you can describe Palm Grill. With a complete 180 degree look of the Arabian Gulf, enjoy mouthwatering delicacies in a laidback environment. The menu includes beach grilled seafood specialties such as tiger prawns, Omani lobsters, freshly sucked oysters, and other freshly caught seafood. Enjoy this amazing food with unique island inspired cocktails. This restaurant also offers a stunning setting “Sundowner” to watch sunset while having lovely food.
Location: The Ritz-Carlton Dubai, The Walk at JBR, Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR), Dubai
Sundowner – 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Dinner – 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Approx cost for 2: Dhs. 245
We Recommend: The beach bucket
Featuring a modern eclectic cuisine of blended flavors from the East and West, this restaurant offers mouthwatering seafood. Open for breakfast till dinner, this restaurant offers dishes varying from shrimps to prawns and from king fish to tunas. From the famous brunches to the loved ala carte menu, Yalumba offers a complete value for money. Along with some select wines, relish your food and have a gala time.
Location: Lobby Level, Le Méridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Centre, Airport Road, Garhoud, Dubai
Opening Hours: 5:30 AM to 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM to 3 PM, 8 PM to 11 PM
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 300
We recommend: Fish Shawarma
With an exemplary décor, Ossiano welcomes you to the world of purple and silver and a dining experience you will not be able to forget easily. If looking at the menu makes you feel the prices are far from cheap don’t worry, the portions served are large and very delicious. The service is friendly and the staff is knowledgeable. Take their help in selecting the best from the extensive menu.
Location: Lobby Level, East Tower, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai
Opening Hours: 7 PM to 12 Midnight
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 1400 without alcohol
We recommend: Meerlust Chardonnay
Al Mahara offers exactly what you expect from a restaurant located in the 7- star Burj Khalifa hotel- class and elegance with great food. Not only is the ambiance great, the food totally compliments the feel of the place. Please don’t expect it to be anywhere near affordable range. The prices can be quiet heart-twanging, but the place is full almost every night of the week, and going with a prior reservation is recommended.
Location: Ground Level, Burj Al Arab, Umm Suqeim, Dubai
Opening Hours: 12:30 PM to 3 PM, 7 PM to 12 Midnight
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 1600
We recommend: Oyster Shell
Flooka offers a beachside elegant ambiance and allows you to savor the taste of the sumptuous seafood to its best. The food is delicious and its takes you a good amount of time to select from the wide assortment of menu. While the service is friendly, it sometimes is a bit slow but the good food makes up for it. Don’t forget to try out the creative desert menu at Flooka.
Location: Dubai Marine Beach Resort and Spa, Jumeirah 1, Dubai
Opening Hours: 12 Noon to 3 PM, 7 PM to 12 Midnight
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 300
We recommend: Grilled Jumbo Shrimps
Pierchic is one of the must visit restaurants for its location. Offering a chance to dine in the middle of the sea, Pierchic offers some of the most exotic seafood dishes with an ambiance that makes the dinner experience nothing short of divine. Quick service, knowledgeable and helpful waiters and sumptuous food with exceptional surroundings; Pierchic is a must visit place.
Location: Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai
Opening hours: 12:30 PM to 3:30 PM, 6:30 PM to 11:30 PM
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 600
We recommend: Avocado tartar and baked Grill Salmon
It has been one of the most loved places for seafood in Dubai for many years now and rightly so. The place is almost packed during all hours and everyday of the week, but still has a calm feel around it. Overlooking the Dubai creek, Fish market is a must visit by sea food lovers who get to buy their food and then can get it prepared as per their palate.
Location: Radisson Blu Hotel Dubai Deira Creek, Level 2, Baniyas Road, Dubai
Opening hours: 12:30 PM to 3:15 PM, 7:30 PM to 11:15 PM
Approx cost for 2: Dhs 350
We recommend: Snapper in Thai Sauce
If you are a sea food lover, dining at any of these places is sure to make you fall in love with seafood all over again.
If you have been to any of these restaurants, we would love to know your experience and share it with other seafood lovers.