Coolest Cafes in Dubai

With innumerable cool homegrown cafes, Dubai’s coffee culture is thriving. Here are some of the best ones to try:

Chloe Hoffmann
September 30, 2021 4:09 PM

With innumerable cool homegrown cafes, Dubai’s coffee culture is thriving. Here are some of the best ones to try:

Boston Lane

If you are on a search for a venue on the Sheikh Zayed Road for delightful coffee with your colleagues or quick breakfast or lunch, you should be at Boston Lane in Al Quoz. The cool outdoor setting at the Courtyard with abundant greenery and unique colors make it the best place to relax and enjoy your food. The menu offers a range of dishes such as toasts, pancakes, salads, wraps, tacos and sides. There is also separate menu for children. 

Forever Rose Cafe

With a concept based on a storybook theme, Forever Rose Café takes you to a world of fairytale with everything around illustrated in black and white, except for the guests and food and beverages, which are in colors. The 2D illustration makes the designs appear real and makes the guests feel that they are a part of the illustration. The interiors are so designed to trick your eyes, while the décor uses monochrome scheme with white floors and tables.

The instagrammable café offers you a unique dining experience with great food for breakfast, lunch and dinner. As for beverages, there are a variety of coffee, tea, juices and mojitos. It also offers you desserts, pastries and French croissant. The café is located in Box Park on Al Wasl Road, Dubai.    

Wild and the Moon

Wild and the Moon is known for its locations in Alserkal Avenue, Emaar Boulevard and DIFC in Dubai. You can find a range of nutmylks, cold pressed juices, super bowls, soups, snacks, smoothies and desserts made from freshly sourced organic vegetables, fruits, spices, herbs and roots. 

Comptoir 102

Offering fresh, nutritious and organic food to guests, Comptoir 102 sticks to its philosophy of living a conscious and healthy lifestyle. The organic café is the winner of What’s On Award of the Best Healthy Café in Dubai, and is a healthy and cool eating place located within a concept store on the Beach Road in Jumeirah. The menu includes a great collection of dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Most of the ingredients are sourced fresh from the farm, and are organic.

Brunch and Cake

Located on the ground floor in Al Wasl, Brunch and Cake takes pride in offering fresh bakery and pastry products made of handmade dough and sweetened using date, banana or applesauce. If you are looking for a complete vegan good, there are enough options with cookies, muffin and pie. The menu offers extensive collections of dishes for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Moreover, you can also choose from a variety of beverages, bakery and pastries, which are prepared carefully taking care of the health of customers.   

Tania’s Teahouse

A two-story café, Tania’s Teahouse is specialized in offering a unique experience to its guests in Dubai. It has received the award for being the seventh most instagrammable café in the world. The interiors are stylishly designed with minimalist marble touches, fine mint and pink accents and whimsical plants. The menu offers tea custom-blended by Tania, coffee and dishes with pun – tastic names. You can find the venue on the Jumeirah Street.

Saya Caffe 

Saya Brasserie is situated in the Nakheel Mall Center of Palm, where you can experience exquisite collections of Mediterranean dishes. Based on the cozy concept, the café is an ideal venue to be with your friends or family for American breakfast, wholesome lunch, and delicious dinner. The menu offers a variety of dishes to treat anyone.


A venue anyone loves it - Nightjar is a buzzy café located in the trendy Alserkal Avenue. Known for its specialty hot and cold softly brewed coffee and refreshing dishes, Nightjar is a great place for hearty all-day breakfast, salads, sides, meat and vegetarian dishes.     

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