Dubai is deeply rooted culturally and religiously. However, this has not stopped it from becoming one of the most modernized cities in the world. Moreover, it offers an amazing nightlife to the expats and the tourists. Dubai has some of the most amazing bars, be it for their décor, the drinks they serve or the ambience of the place. So, if you want to enjoy some drinks with your friends before heading out to dinner or want to shake a leg or two, do visit some of the bars and nightclubs of this city. Here we give you information on some of the most amazing bars in Dubai.
Buddha Bar reflects the glamour, sophistication and elegance that the city of Dubai represents. Being a part of Grosvenor House, it is located in Dubai Marina. It is a two level restaurant with a dining area and amazing bar area. The place is decorated in red and gold shades adorned with beautiful crystal chandeliers and luxurious carpets. However, the highlight of the place is the statue of Buddha which is four meters high. It is a great place not only to enjoy some cocktails but also to have dinner if you like Chinese and Japanese cuisines.
The Irish Village:
The Irish Village is the only bar and restaurant in Dubai where you would get to enjoy the authentic experience of an Irish pub. Popular for its laidback and casual ambience, the Irish Village is a must visit if you want to just sit back and relax with your buddies. While the prices of the food and drinks are quite reasonable, you also get to enjoy the view of a grassy lawn and a miniature lake. However, the best part of this place is the live music played almost every evening, most of the time by authentic Irish music bands. So, do arrive early to get the best seats!
The Barsati Bar is the place to be if you want to spend your night partying outdoors. It is the best beach bar, which is located in Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina in Dubai Marina. The beach bar is quite dynamic with a whole list of hard drinks and cocktails that you can imagine. Also, you get to enjoy the beautiful sunset as well as the atmosphere and ambience of the beach during night time. While it is an ideal location to spend a romantic time with your partner, it is also perfect for a beach party during the weekend.
360 is a nightclub and bar of the Jumeirah Beach Hotel and is one of the most popular bars in Dubai not only for its cool list of drinks and the ambience but also the view that it offers. Just like the name suggests, the place provides you a 360 view of Dubai. Located on a mini island at the end of the hotel’s walkway, it offers a stunning view of Dubai’s skyline. It is a great place to have a few cocktails or even relax with a shisha after a tiring day at work. However, the weekend is the best time to visit this place as the atmosphere comes alive with live music played by some of the best known musicians or bands.
If you want to enjoy a great view of Dubai without thinking about the money you would have to shell out for your cocktail or drinks, you must head to Bar 44 at least once during your stay in Dubai. Located on the 44th floor of Grosvenor Hotel, this bar serves 44 drinks and some extraordinary cocktails. The décor is plush with comfortable chairs and furnishing. While you enjoy a drink looking over the city of Dubai, the in-house pianist entertains you with some beautiful notes. Although this bar is pricey, visit this place for its view, drinks and the impeccable service.
The Skyview Bar:
The Skyview Bar, located in the only seven star hotel in the world (Burj Al Arab), is generally popular for its high tea served during the day time. But if you want to enjoy a night of cocktails in style, this is the place to be. The bar is on the 27th floor and serves the most innovative cocktails with a combination of unique ingredients. The bar also plays live music, but the ambience with its lights and sounds is ideal for long conversations and relaxation. If you want to sit next to the window to enjoy the beautiful view, you should arrive early.
The Jetty Lounge:
The Jetty Lounge is a part of One & Only Royal Mirage and is a bar with both outdoor and indoor setting. Located right on the beach, the Jetty Lounge is one of the most popular places for partying for its simple, yet amazing ambience, the view it offers, the exclusive cocktails it servers and the entertaining music it plays. The pristine beach and the sea in the background, the gentle sea breeze wafting across and one of the best drinks in your hand, you would definitely have a great time here.
Apart from the bars and nightclubs mentioned above, some other places you should try are Calabar, Shades, Boudoir, Riva Gazebo Bar, Cabana, The Roof Top, Siddharta Lounge, etc. In short, there is no dearth of clubs and bars in Dubai. This Emirate city has an amazing nightlife and if you are a party person and are visiting the place for a work or holiday, do take your time to try some of these bars and nightclubs.