The Top 5 Places for a First Date in Dubai

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It’s your first date with someone you deem with potential. You feel nervous, excited and thrilled. You want to impressive them while also making sure they feel comfortable. Take your special someone to one of the following venues for a memorable first date in Dubai.

1 The Rooftop

There are few more romantic venues in Dubai than the Rooftop at the Royal Mirage. Relax while sipping your drink and perhaps munching on the venue's delectable nibbles while you take in the magnifcient views - which encompass the Gulf and The Palm island. Enjoy a range of cocktails as well as soothing Oriental music.
The Royal Mirage Dubai Marina +971 43999999

2 La Parilla

For a romantic date argentinian style, head to La Parilla, the Jumeirah Beach Hotel's lavish eatery complete with live Tango dancers. Try the Beef Estaparda to start with followed by the huge rib-eye tomahawk steak on the bone for two - a perfect night out especially with a first date.
Jumeirah Beach Hotel +971 43480000

3 Pierchic

One of the most romantic spots in town, Pierchic is situated on its own pier off the beach of Al Qasr Hotel and boasts delicious fresh seafood dishes. Arrive at the venue by an abra (a small boat) and then a brisk walk until you reach the long pier which culminates in the main dining room. Enjoy a nice bottle of wine with your meal as you relish in the startling sea views.
Al Qasr Madinat Jumeirah +971 43668888

4 Siddharta Lounge

For a low-key evening amidst a sophisticated and exotic atmosphere, head to Siddharta Lounge. Just over a year old, this popular venue boasts a gorgeous outdoor setting with enrapturing views over the Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence. Take your pick from the restaurant's enticing list of innovative cocktails and tasty bites.
Grosvenor House, Tower Two +971 4317 6000

5 Al Mahara

From engagements to Valentine's Day dinners, the Burj Al Arab's Al Mahara restaurant has long been known as one of the most romantic restaurants in town. Boasting a lavish decor complete with the inclusion of a huge aquarium, enjoy delicious seafood dishes and excellent service from the restaurant's staff.
Burj Al Arab +971 43017600
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