Several delicious new beach restaurants have launched on Palm Jumeirah in a new area called Club Vista Mare, BBC Good Food Middle East looks at what’s on offer…
A surf-shack style restaurant with a license, Breeze has already become a popular place for Friday brunch and after-work beachside drinks. It offers up beach grill food.
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This snug stylish pub specializes in different types of hops and traditional pub grub, there are also two large sports screens for match day viewing.
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This large fine dining restaurant mixes Peruvian and Japanese cuisines and the result is some truly delicious dishes.
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This Ethiopian restaurant looks seriously cool and promises tasty food inspired by the African nation’s cuisine.
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Styled like an Italian café (think checkered floors and white table clothes), Simply Italian offers a mixture of traditional dishes from pizza, pasta to some more modern twists.
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Ibn Al Bahr
Serving delicious regional seafood dishes, Ibn Al Bahr is a modern, relaxed Lebanese-style restaurant.
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A more traditional Lebanese restaurant, Abayt also offers a range of shisha.
Some other highlights…
A key feature of Club Vista Mare, is that all restaurants have beach access. On the beach, there’s sun loungers and kayak hire by day, for fun pre or post lunch activities.
Unlike some venues on Palm Jumeirah that can take over an hour to get to, Club Vista Mare is situated on the trunk of the Palm (just after Shoreline 10, before Tiara Residence) which makes it just a 15 taxi ride from the Dubai Marina, Tecom and other nearby mainland areas.