Cuban Bar (Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, Dubai Marina, Dubai) – for those craving Cuban cigars, this mezzanine-level bar is the place to be. Located inside the Hilton Dubai’s Pachanga restaurant, it’s a great after-dinner destination for such smokers. Evening tapas and cocktails are also served.
Cooz (Grand Hyatt Dubai, Oud Metha, Dubai) — It is a stylish and intimate venue where guests can enjoy premium beverages and cigars while listening to the mellow sounds of live jazz and piano music every evening.
Champagne Lounge (Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai) — for the wine bar crowd, this is a great place to sample sparkling drinks from the north of France, while taking in the sounds of their in-house pianist
Buddha Bar (Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina, Dubai) — This sleek Marina venue follows the blueprint shared by its sister venues worldwide: super-elegant clientele, imposing doormen and pricey drinks. This Buddha Bar is located at a gigantic area that opens onto the Arabian Sea — on two levels, with three different atmospheres, a restaurant, a […]
Bollywood Café (Regent Palace Hotel, Bur Dubai, Dubai) – the name says it all –this is one of Dubai’s most famous Indian restaurants & lounges, serving north-west frontier cuisines with great live entertainment from the Bollywood Indian film scene.
Bar 44 (Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina, Dubai) — Chic and stylish with live jazz and blues, Bar 44 is an exclusive Champagne and cocktail bar located on the 44th floor. Classy and refined, Bar 44 offers an outstanding selection of exotic drinks as well as a choice of 44 different types of Champagne.
AudioTonic (Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai) – a hotel nightspot with its own following, AudioTonic is not known for booking big-name House & Trance DJs. However, its roster of up-and-coming Euro DJs makes an effort to compete with other nearby expat hangouts and venues that book bigger-name acts.
Atlantis Beach Dubai – a.k.a. Nasimi Beach (Palm Jumeirah, Atlantis Hotel, Dubai) – this mega hotel occasionally makes an effort to book mega dance music events within its grounds (in this case, at a place called Nasimi Beach), often with interesting results. House music acts such as Avicii, ATB and David Guetta have performed there. […]