12 Bars & Restaurants with Dubai's Best Views

Enjoy a meal or a drink with the best views of Dubai at these breathtaking establishments.

Krystien Meyers
July 4, 2021 11:30 AM

If you're lucky enough to be in Dubai, you have access to the best selection of restaurants with breathtaking views of the city, the sea, and more. If you think you have seen it all, we're sure this list will add a few more must-visit spots just for the panoramic views.

Cé La Vi

Rightfully named as per the famous term ‘Cé La Vi,’ also known as ‘This Is Life,’ CÉ LA VI Dubai is a fine dining establishment located on the 54th Floor of the Address Sky View Hotel in Downtown Dubai. Apart from its set menu comprising of Asian and Contemporary European delicacies, the restaurant offers one of the best dining experiences in the Emirate on the backdrop of a 360-degree wraparound terrace, complete with a pool deck, sky bar, and a club lounge.

Find more details on Cé La Vi here.


This one is sneaking onto the list as more of a bar than a restaurant, but none the less, we feel it deserves a mention with its luxurious setting and views out across Downtown and straight to the Burj Khalifa which is usually lit up at night.

Neos | 63rd floor, Address Downtown Dubai | 5 pm to 2:30 am, daily | 04 888 3444

Observatory Bar & Grill

Observatory Bar & Grill highlights the combination of a vibrant bar and exciting restaurant with exceptional service, great food, and beverages. With one of the best 360 panoramic views of Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah, the Observatory Bar & Grill makes for a memorable social experience like no other.

Find more details on Observatory Bar & Grill here.

Mama Zonia

This exotic Amazonian forest will have you breaking out of your cage with brunch menu items that let your taste buds explore beyond compare. Not to mention, the unbeatable terrace view of The Marina just a seat away.

Find more details on Mama Zonia here.

The Penthouse

Prepare to be stunned by the uninterrupted views of the Dubai Marina skyline from this rooftop restaurant in Dubai. The Penthouse is an adults-only day club and evening lounge in the uber-trendy FIVE Palm Jumeirah. This rooftop lounge and bar gives visitors the choice of the city or marina view and also has two sleek swimming pools. 

Find more details on The Penthouse here.

Sky 5

Accompanied by an energetic atmosphere and a breathtaking picture of the iconic Sheikh Zayed Road, guests are assured to have the time of their lives. Located on the 40th floor of the H Hotel, Sky 5 is the city's brand new rooftop destination for an affair above and beyond, along with serene views and unforgettable vibes.  

Find more details on Sky 5 here.

Chalet Berezka

The self-proclaimed "Residence of Russian soul and taste" is an elegant eatery situated in the heart of Palm Jumeirah at The Pointe, they offer culinary treats from Russia complemented by both Europe and Central Asia and fusion influences from all around the globe. The view from Chalet Berezka is a breathtaking sight of iconic waters around The Atlantis and The Palm.

Chalet Berezka | The Pointe | 5 pm to 2 am | 052 156 7405 


The peak of fine dining in Dubai is not merely a figurative experience. Rising 442 m from the ground At.mosphere sits on level 122 of the worlds tallest building. A panoramic view of the entire city that is Dubai and the bordering Arabian Gulf.

Find more details on At.mosphere here.

Level 43 Sky Lounge 

Whilst Level 43 falls into the bar category, it’s the perfect place to stop for your post-work tipple and some bar bites if you work in the Downtown area. From the terrace, the views stretch out right across Dubai, with the Burj Khalifa in prime view. Whilst it’s probably too hot to go there now, definitely bookmark it on your list for the cooler months.

Find more details on Level 43 Sky Lounge here.

Skyview at Burj Al Arab

Got family visiting and thinking of showing them an afternoon tea to remember? Well, where better than the iconic Burj Al Arab? Set on the 27th floor, the restaurant actually sticks out on its own level, of the main structure of the seven-star hotel, offering panoramic views of Dubai’s ocean, the Jumeirah Beach Hotel and beyond…

Skyview Bar & Restaurant | 27th floor, Burj Al Arab | 6:30 pm to 1 am | 04 301 7600 | jumeirah.com


Whilst it may not be high up in the sky like its counterparts on this list, Pierchic is a definite winner for its location. Set out on its own little pier, way out in the water, as you dine you’ll see the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab to your right and Dubai Marina skyline views to your left. Unsurprisingly, it’s at the more expensive end of the Dubai restaurant scale but definitely worth it to impress that special visiting guest.

Find more details on Pierchic here.


OSH is a restaurant and bar venue that offers delicacies from the Uzbek grill and signature dishes giving authentic Central Asian food and modern twist. Their food and drinks are paired with the most breathtaking view of La Mer and the open beach.

Find more details on OSH here.

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