Haute Spots: The Ultimate French Cuisine Found in Dubai

If you savor the finest in French cuisine, but happen to be in Dubai, your palate will be satiated by the divine offerings found at these Haute Spots featuring the very best of French food.

Satine By Nikki Beach

Satine boasts a French Mediterranean cuisine and vibrant dining experience that showcases the best of world cuisine with a Mediterranean influence.

Satine Dubai
French Mediterranean cuisine meets elegance at Satine in Dubai.
Satine serves up some of the best French cuisine in Dubai.

The stylish dining and lounge combination is set in a contemporary environment with a large outdoor terrace facing the Arabian Gulf, featuring views of both the sea and city skyline.

Satine is the premier restaurant by Nikki Beach Dubai, and is headlined by executive chef Udo Moreau, who brings with him an extensive Michelin-star background.

Located on the First floor of Pearl Jumeira, Satine is open 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM Sunday-Wednesday and from 5:00 PM to 2:00 AM Thursday-Saturday.

The Angelina Tearoom

Much more than a simple patisserie or tearoom, The Angelina Tearoom is a luxury brand with a prestigious image that symbolizes the “French Way of Life.”

Established in 1903, for over a century the Angelina Tearoom has established itself as a high point of Parisian gourmet pleasures. Through the month of May, you can still savor their bi-annual winter pastry collection, featuring ephemeral sweet treats full of elegance and creativity.

Algelina Tea Room
The Angelina Tea Room in Dubai offers succulent French cuisine.

Included in the indulgent menu are: The Éclair Praline, a classic French pastry filled with soft praline cream, the Babylone, the Cheesecake Cassis with the famous crunchy almond biscuit and cream cheese revisited with blackcurrant notes, the Religieuse Citron-Praliné; a pastry in which lemon flavors meets the softness and crunch of the praline, the Calisson, the Forêt Noire; rich with the taste of chocolate and sweet candied cherries, and the Mont-Blanc Passion-Coco: The signature pastry of Angelina imagined into an exotic version with coconut and passion fruits.

Angelina first opened in 2013 at The Dubai Mall, followed by Mall of The Emirates and Yas Mall.

The Agency

Close out the weekend with a little indulgence at The Agency’s fondue night. The Madinat Jumeirah lounge brings the beloved eating style to your weekend plans as you dine on French cuisine.

The Agency
Fondue Nights at The Agency are not to be missed.

Designed to be shared, grab your better half, best friend, a large group or anyone who happens to share a love of decadent melted cheeses or chocolate, get down to The Agency to dip in. Warm bread and crisp vegetables and assorted fruit help get the delicacy from the pot to your stomach. Adding to the experience, a choice of a bottle of red or white is also part of the offering.

To book a table, call 04 432 3232 or emailRestaurants@jumeirah.com.

Le Trésor

The casual, yet sophisticated, Le Trésor – Classic Car Café serves up the finest French-European cuisine, in contemporary interiors inspired by vintage European cars and automotive imagery.

Guests can now experience a French twist on a timeless tradition as Le Trésor launches afternoon tea, served Sunday-Thursday from 3:00pm to 6:00pm.

Le Tresor
Le Trésor Sophisticated, yet casual, Le Trésor serves up the finest French-European cuisine in Dubai.

Diners can indulge in a tasteful selection of premium sandwiches – ginger honey poached chicken, smoked salmon and cucumber with dill cream, eggs with chives and mayonnaise, or chicken liver mousse.

Visitors with a sweet tooth will love the French diner’s raisin and plain scones served with clotted cream, strawberry jam and lemon curd. If that’s not enough, you can end on the sweetest note with our delectable mini desserts, including blueberry cheesecake, crème brûlée and orange madeleines.

Open from 8:00am till midnight, serving up breakfast, lunch and dinner, Le Trésor – Classic Car Café is located at BOXPARK on Al Wasl Road. For more information, visit www.letresor.ae.