Five reasons to visit this Dubai beachfront hotel for al-fresco dining


It’s the best time of year to make the most of Dubai’s al-fresco dining scene, and The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai is not short of breathtaking views, beautiful gardens and a host of delicious F&B offerings for foodies to enjoy this winter.

Nine restaurants at the JBR hotel feature al fresco terraces, so whether you’re in search of a romantic dinner for two beachside, an outdoor family-style sharing lunch, or the famed Dubai brunch with a group of friends, the resort has something to meet every individual need. We take a closer look at five of the hotel’s restaurants and their offerings this winter…

Restaurant: Palm Grill

Dining options: Lunch, Dinner and Saturday Brunch

Nestled on The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai’s white-sand beach, Palm Grill is the only dining destination located directly on the sand and offers breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf, where no shoes and certainly no filter are needed! A casually chic ambience, is perfectly paired with a wide selection of grills and Mediterranean cuisine, complemented by delicious desserts, island inspired beverages and live tunes; an ideal locale for sunset sundowners, hubbly bubbly and beachside dining.

Restaurant: Splendido

Dining option: Dinner

An Italian restaurant inviting guests to dine under the stars on the Tuscan-style Piazza and Terrace or indoors for classical sophistication, as Chef Francesco and his team serve a refined menu of traditional Italian classics. As the night’s sky beckons, take advantage of Aperitivo every day from 5 pm to 7 pm – the start of your journey with themed canapes and select beverages.  

Restaurant: Blue Jade

Dining option: Dinner

Specialising in pan-Asian cuisine, where Chef Ta Van deftly composes dishes that honor the flavors of his native Vietnam as well as those of Thailand, Singapore, Japan and China. Dine on the picturesque terrace overlooking the hotel’s gardens, in the intimate setting of the private dining room or barside for some light bites. Guests can indulge in special weekly presentations of all-you-can-eat sushi and dimsum, along with seasonal, special menus. 

Restaurant: Amaseena  

Dining option: Dinner

With its Bedouin-inspired tents scattered beneath twinkling desert skies, Amaseena, an all al-fresco restaurant captures the romance of Arabia. Enchant your palate with a Middle Eastern buffet feast, specialty dishes, live cooking stations and mouthwatering fresh seafood. The perfect restaurant for visitors and residents alike to delve into the region’s culture and cuisine, with live music every night and on Wednesdays and Thursdays the restaurant hosts a special theme night, complemented by live music, additional entertainment including belly dancer and tanourah performer and an amazing hubbly bubbly selection.

Restaurant: La Baie

Dining options: Lunch + Dinner

‘La Baie’ is a hip and chic lounge venue which offers the perfect indoor and outdoor setting along the coast of the Arabian Gulf for socialising, chilling out and sports game viewing with friends and colleagues. Follow all the jam-packed action and every game from across the globe, whether tableside or lounge and bar seating. The highlights – an adults-only pool with private cabanas, an eclectic selection of hubbly bubbly, swim-up bar and refreshing Mediterranean inspired menu.

Details: For more information, or to make a booking, please visit the website, email or call 04 318 6150.