The MICHELIN Guide announces three new Dubai additions to the Bib Gourmand list

While the second MICHELIN Guide Ceremony for Dubai is scheduled for May 23rd, here’s a glimpse of the city’s new Bib Gourmand recipients

In the inaugural edition of the MICHELIN Guide Dubai last year, an impressive selection of 14 Bib Gourmand venues was unveiled by renowned inspectors. Building upon its success, the 2023 edition has introduced three new recipients to this prestigious accolade, bringing the total to 17 eateries celebrated for their enticing, affordable, and uncompromisingly high-quality cuisine.

21 Grams

With a focus on communal dining, the culinary offerings draw inspiration from various regions spanning Eastern Europe to Greece and Turkey. Emphasizing homemade goodness, every dish is prepared with care, ensuring freshness and gratification. Indulge in the must-try signature Phyllo pie, while breakfast options showcase Homemade pitta bread and an array of egg dishes.


Nestled in a relaxed setting with an open kitchen, minimalistic interiors, and a serene atmosphere, the eatery invites guests to unwind while enjoying panoramic views of the Jumeirah Fishing Harbour from the outdoor seating area. Guided by the motto of ‘making complex simple,’ the restaurant offers a delightful selection of Asian small plates that showcase fresh ingredients and vibrant flavours, paying homage to the culinary traditions of Japan.


Helmed by the Trèsind group, this dynamic restaurant draws inspiration from the captivating Silk Route, traversing culinary traditions spanning the Mediterranean to Eastern Asia. It comes as no surprise that this establishment has swiftly garnered a loyal following in the city. The menu showcases dishes artfully crafted with standout offerings such as the delightful Butterfly prawn paired with muhammara and the Aamara finger salad featuring a velvety lettuce cream.