Around Town

Dubai’s coldest places, Netflix binges and takeaway fails

  • Summer deals in Dubai 2018: City’s best offers and discounts
    Around Town

    Summer deals in Dubai 2018: City’s best offers and discounts

    How to save money in the UAE during the hotter months

  • Join Time Out Dubai’s special iftar at Makan
    Ramadan

    Join Time Out Dubai’s special iftar at Makan

    Break your fast by the beach with a reduced price for readers

  • Ramadan 2018: Dubai iftars you need to try
    Ramadan

    Ramadan 2018: Dubai iftars you need to try

    The best ways to break the fast, from traditional buffets to fusion feasts

Latest News

  • Dubai Desert Run back next month
    Sport

    Dubai Desert Run back next month

    There will be 10km and 3km courses at the Dubai fun run

  • Dubai
    World cup

    Dubai's best fan zones for watching the 2018 World Cup

    12 of the city's top spots for catching this summer's football festi...

  • Ramadan at Jumeirah: Happiness is the main dish
    Ramadan

    Ramadan at Jumeirah: Happiness is the main dish

    Sponsored: Where to go in Dubai for somewhere special to break your fa...

  • La Perle launches surprise summer flash sale
    Around Town

    La Perle launches surprise summer flash sale

    Sponsored: Don’t miss out on this brilliant limited-time offer

  • Get 30% off stays with JA Resorts & Hotels
    Hotels

    Get 30% off stays with JA Resorts & Hotels

    Sponsored: Brilliant summer discounts at Dubai’s JA Resorts & Hotels,...

  • Full moon yoga classes in Dubai
    Body & Mind

    Full moon yoga classes in Dubai

    Five moonlit yoga classes to try across Dubai at the end of this month

  • Win iftar for four at St. Regis Dubai Al Habtoor City
    Ramadan

    Win iftar for four at St. Regis Dubai Al Habtoor City

    All you have to do is subscribe to our YouTube page and comment on the...

  • Ramadan with HUQQA: a flavourful way to break your fast
    Ramadan

    Ramadan with HUQQA: a flavourful way to break your fast

    Sponsored: Beautiful terrace views plus delicious dishes

NEW RESTAURANT REVIEWS

  • Asia De Cuba

    A world-famous chain, that’s somewhat disappointing here in Dubai

  • Luigia

    Casual Italian fare in the heart of JBR

  • Alice Pizza

    La Mer’s cosy pizza spot delivers quick and delicious bites

  • Morimoto

    Does the long-anticipated Japanese restaurant from the TV chef ri...

NEW BRUNCH REVIEWS

  • Daddy’s Barbecue at Cuisinero Uno
    Restaurants

    Daddy’s Barbecue at Cuisinero Uno

    A meat-lover’s feast with some truly delightful flavours

  • Galvin Dubai brunch
    Restaurants

    Galvin Dubai brunch

    Great food in elegant surroundings with an absolutely cracking band

  • Friday brunch  at Alta Badia
    Restaurants

    Friday brunch at Alta Badia

    Incredible vistas out to sea at this sky-high brunch where à la carte...

  • Traiteur Brunch at The Promenade
    Restaurants

    Traiteur Brunch at The Promenade

    Sophisticated eats by the Creek at this revived favourite

MORE DUBAI DINING

  • Best food for sport in Dubai
    Restaurants

    Best food for sport in Dubai

    We find 14 places to work out and refuel around the city

  • Dubai
    Restaurants

    Dubai's best breakfast

    Whether you’re after eggs, bacon or avocado, your breakfast of choice...

  • 22 healthy eats in Dubai
    Restaurants

    22 healthy eats in Dubai

    Give your health kick the start it needs with these 22 health-consciou...

  • 15 best milkshakes in Dubai
    Restaurants

    15 best milkshakes in Dubai

    Dubai’s freakiest freakshakes, plus a few low-key options, too

Dubai's 50 best dishes of 2017

NIGHTLIFE & MUSIC

  • Where to drink craft hops in Dubai

    We round up top Dubai bars for a pint of craft hops

  • 32 of Dubai's best spots for sundowners

    The city's best places to catch a magnificent view of sunset

  • 9 top pub quizzes in Dubai

    Give your grey matter a workout at these top pub quizzes

  • 9 top bars with amazing views in Dubai

    See the sun go down from behind the glass at these nine hotspots

NEW BAR REVIEWS

  • Trader Vic’s JBR
    bars

    Trader Vic’s JBR

    Spacious new branch of the world-famous Polynesian bar, but not as str...

  • Miss Lily’s
    bars

    Miss Lily’s

    Get swept away to the Caribbean at this lively bar and restaurant

  • Tr!beca Kitchen + Bar
    bars

    Tr!beca Kitchen + Bar

    A funky New York hangout with a great live music night

  • 1 OAK
    bars

    1 OAK

    A super-swanky addition to Dubai’s growing legion of big name nightclu...

NEW FILMS THIS WEEK

  • Deadpool 2

    The surprise superhero hit returns in style

  • A Wrinkle in Time

    A spread of special effects and youtful charm

  • Solo: A Star Wars Story

    Star Wars without Skywalkers? Go on then

  • Avengers: Infinity War

    Summer arrives early in the frenetic first chapter of Marvel’s cr...

  • Vox Cinemas Burjuman
    Film

    Vox Cinemas Burjuman

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall
    Film

    Novo Cinemas, Ibn Battuta Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

  • Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall
    Film

    Reel Cinemas, The Dubai Mall

    See what's on and when at your local cinema

THINGS TO DO

  • Novo Cinemas VIP Night

    Novo Cinemas VIP Night

    More Details
  • Catch the Burj Khalifa light show

    Catch the Burj Khalifa light show

    More Details
  • Have a curry at The Lion by Nick & Scott

    Have a curry at The Lion by Nick & Scott

    More Details

RAMADAN 2018

  • When does Ramadan 2018 start? Dates, hours and more info
    Ramadan

    When does Ramadan 2018 start? Dates, hours and more info

    Ramadan 2018 is set to start soon across the globe, so here are the important details including date...

  • Ramadan 2018 Dubai: The rules and etiquette you should follow
    Ramadan

    Ramadan 2018 Dubai: The rules and etiquette you should follow

    All the dos and don'ts when it comes to behaving respectfully during Ramadan 2018

  • Arabic phrases that you should learn for Ramadan 2018
    Ramadan

    Arabic phrases that you should learn for Ramadan 2018

    From iftar to Ramadan Kareem, here are the phrases you need to know

  • What ways can you get involved in Ramadan 2018 if you
    Ramadan

    What ways can you get involved in Ramadan 2018 if you're not Muslim?

    Iftar and suhoor events bring the entire community together

  •  What exactly is Ramadan and why do Muslims fast during that time?
    Ramadan

    What exactly is Ramadan and why do Muslims fast during that time?

    During this important time, Muslims fast from sunrise to sunset for ap...

  • 2018 Ramadan sharing fridges map of Dubai is released
    Ramadan

    2018 Ramadan sharing fridges map of Dubai is released

    The projects require donations from the public

  • What are iftar and suhoor during Ramadan?
    Ramadan

    What are iftar and suhoor during Ramadan?

    Many hotels host celebrations until the small hours of the morning

BEST OF DUBAI

  • 60 amazing things to do in Dubai with guests
    Around Town

    60 amazing things to do in Dubai with guests

    The best things to do in Dubai when you have visitors in town

  • Best parks in Dubai
    Around Town

    Best parks in Dubai

    Whether you’re a stroller or a jogger, or just want to relax with a good book and the breeze in your hair...

  • Free things to do in the UAE
    Kids

    Free things to do in the UAE

    They say the best things in life are free, and we have the p...

  • 15 essential UAE road trips
    Around Town

    15 essential UAE road trips

    Get your motor runnin', here are 15 epic routes through the...

  • Best places to walk in Dubai
    Around Town

    Best places to walk in Dubai

    Time Out helps you get out more and enjoy the great outdoors...

Dubai's 65 best restaurants

CELEBRATE DUBAI

  • Dubai from the sky
    Around Town

    Dubai from the sky

    Hop on board a Seawings flight for the ultimate view of the city

  • Dubai before the boom
    Around Town

    Dubai before the boom

    Photographic look at the region more than 40 years ago

  • Dubai
    Around Town

    Dubai's iconic projects

    Watch the development of Burj Al Arab, Burj Khalifa and The Palm

  • Everyday Dubai
    Around Town

    Everyday Dubai

    Away from the glitz and glamour, there's a vibrant city just going...

15 best milkshakes in Dubai

BODY & MIND

  • Quick blow-dries in Dubai
    Body & Mind

    Quick blow-dries in Dubai

    Sponsored: Where to get a fast and affordable blow-dry in Dubai

  • 14 outdoor massages in Dubai and Abu Dhabi for pampering in the sun
    Body & Mind

    14 outdoor massages in Dubai and Abu Dhabi for pampering in the sun

    Make the most of the glorious weather with a massage in the great outd...

  • 24-hour beachside retreat launched on the Palm
    Body & Mind

    24-hour beachside retreat launched on the Palm

    De-stress at The Retreat Palm Dubai MGallery

  • Inside exclusive new Dubai lifestyle centre Fitness101
    Body & Mind

    Inside exclusive new Dubai lifestyle centre Fitness101

    It only lets 60 people in at once and overlooks lush greenery

ART & CULTURE

  • Comic Con street artist Leyla Ghobadi coming to Dubai
    Art & Culture

    Comic Con street artist Leyla Ghobadi coming to Dubai

    Her artwork has been displayed alongside the likes of Banksy

  • Wondrous and diverse exhibitions heading to Sharjah Art Foundation
    Art & Culture

    Wondrous and diverse exhibitions heading to Sharjah Art Foundation

    Sponsored Content: Enlighten your mind with some of the best artistic...

  • REVIEWED: Evita at Dubai Opera
    Art & Culture

    REVIEWED: Evita at Dubai Opera

    Spoiler alert. We give you the lowdown on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s legend...

  • REVIEW: Aïda at Dubai Opera opening night
    Art & Culture

    REVIEW: Aïda at Dubai Opera opening night

    Giuseppe Verdi’s grand opera Aïda is an epic performance of a masterpi...

SPORT & OUTDOOR

  • Dubai Kartdrome is hosting a karting challenge
    Sport

    Dubai Kartdrome is hosting a karting challenge

    Compete with up to 33 other racers in the Sodi World Series

  • TEPfactor adventure challenge opening in Dubai
    Sport

    TEPfactor adventure challenge opening in Dubai

    The tasks will test your mental and physical prowess

  • WATCH: Dubai’s coolest fishing trip
    Sport

    WATCH: Dubai’s coolest fishing trip

    The best way to catch (and cook) your own fish in Dubai

  • XLine launches limited-edition night runs for charity
    Sport

    XLine launches limited-edition night runs for charity

    It's limited to just four nights, so get booking

Dubai's best fries