With the festive season in full swing and family and friends in town, show off the best Dubai has to offer by visiting some of the amazing venues by the Jumeirah group. They are award-winning, complete with stunning views and ambient vibes – what’s not to love!

Here is a roundup of everything that Jumeirah has to offer for you and your friends and family this December. To book into any one of these amazing venues, email restaurants@jumeirah.com or call 800 323 232.  

Shimmers – Jumeirah Mina A’Salam

Shimmers is the perfect place to start off with a bite for lunch and if the mood takes you, stay until the evening. Relax with its laid-back vibe while catching up with loved ones over a dinner under the stars. Kick off your dancing shoes and sink your toes into the golden sands as you sample their delicious Mediterranean menu. 

It’s family friendly and open daily from 12:30pm 12:00am.

French Riviera Beach – Jumeirah Al Qasr 

Perfect for soaking up the sun in the day or enjoying the beautiful Dubai sunset, French Riviera Beach is possibly Al Qasr’s best beachside dining experience. You can indulge in exquisite Cote d’Azurian flavours by acclaimed Chef Kim Joinie-Maurin, perfectly matched with a list of seaside cocktails. On the weekend the resident DJ’s play uplifting beats; it’s a place guaranteed to bring you and your family moments to remember.

It’s open daily for breakfast from 8am – 11am and for lunch and dinner from 1pm – 10pm Monday – Friday and 12.30pm – 10pm Saturday – Sunday.  This place is one just for the adults as it’s 18 years and above.

Pierchic – Jumeirah Al Qasr

Tuck into mouth-watering dishes at the award-winning Pierchic. The restaurant is perched at the end of the private pier at Jumeirah Al Qasr and will surely leave your guests in awe as not only is the pier a much-loved Dubai treasure, but you’ll also have views over the Burj Al Arab. Specially crafted by Chef Beatrice Segoni, they have an ever-changing six-course tasting menu for AED 850 per person, with everything from traditional homemade pasta to delicious seafood.

It’s open daily for lunch from 1pm 2.30pm and for dinner everyday from 6.30pm 10pm (and until 10.30pm on Fridays and Saturdays). All ages of children are welcome for lunch and only children aged 12 years and over for dinner sittings.

Pai Thai – Jumeirah Al Qasr

Have you truly been to Madinat Jumeirah if you haven’t taken your guests on an abra ride across the waterways? Well, Pai Thai will not disappoint. The culinary journey starts with a serene abra ride against the dramatic backdrop of Burj Al Arab, where you will experience the perfect blend of Thai flavours with Pai Thai’s signature drinks. We recommend the Salika Lin Thong – a mix of Hendrick’s Gin, Elderflower Liqueur, Lychee Juice, Baby Pepper, Brown Sugar, Angostura Bitters, Rosemary, Lemon Juice. It’s just delicious.

Pai Thai is open from Monday to Friday from 6pm – 11.30pm and Saturday and Sunday from 12.30pm – 11.30pm. All ages are welcome.

Summersalt by Kayto – Jumeirah Al Naseem

Spend an evening together under the stars at Summersalt by Kayto or head for lunch for the chilled beach vibes and unbeatable views. You can lay back and enjoy an experience full of glamour while munching on the Peruvian Japanese menu choices. 

Summersalt by Kayto is open every day from 12.30pm – 12am. Children aged 12 years and over are welcome.

Floor 24 – Jumeirah Beach Hotel 

Floor 24 is our go-to spot for early evening sundowners, due to it’s central location at Jumeriah Beach Hotel. Soak up spectacular sunsets and Burj-to-Burj magnificent views while savouring expertly crafted cocktails and sharing dishes. 

They have a Sunset Happy Hour every day from 5.30pm – 8pm with select drinks at AED 35 each. Or join in their famous ladies night every Wednesday from 8pm  12am at AED 149 per person (unlimited Gin & Bubbles and 30% off food). Or there is Afro Latino After Hours every Sunday from 8pm 12am with select drinks at AED 45 each. Leave the kids at home and have a date night as Floor 24 is for 21 years and above.

Trattoria – Madinat Jumeirah

Beautiful Trattoria is located by the Souk Madinat waterways with stunning views of the Burj Al Arab. Trattoria serves up buono Italian dishes that have been carefully chosen so they really are the true taste of Italy and flavours that the whole family will enjoy. The little ones also have the option to build their own super pasta, served with the sauce of their choice, perfectly paired with a choice of a drink and a dessert, all for just AED 49.  With a lovely outdoor bar for drinks and gelato for the kids, Trattoria is must visit!

All ages are welcome and Trattoria is open daily from 12pm  11:30pm.


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