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JA Bateaux Dubai

Open today: 19:15 - 22:30
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“dinner cruise”(146 reviews)
“between courses”(60 reviews)
“alcohol package”(27 reviews)
The elegant JA Bateaux Dubai is more than just a cruise. It’s a unique opportunity to explore Dubai Creek while enjoying freshly prepared gourmet cuisine from this glass-enclosed, air conditioned luxury vessel. A top-ten Dubai experience, Bateaux...more
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Hours Today: 19:15 - 22:30
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Opp. Consulate of Kuwait, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 336 6768
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were on the boat for dinner celebrating our engagement and had a great time. The view was breathtaking, the ambiance is great and the best is the food. Special thanks to Chef Susyan Marikkar who personally speaks to each and every guest and service...More

1  Thank Виктория Г
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked at short notice while in Dubai through Trip Advisor which was really convenient. The boat was superb and a real 5* experience... you wouldn’t know you were on a boat as it was incredibly smooth. The live pianist was a nice touch as...More

1  Thank simonbell90
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a dinner cruise to celebrate my birthday. We enjoyed both the trip and the dinner. Food was of good quality and greatly cooked. They even had a complimentary birthday cake for me and the sous-chef came personally to say hello. A highly recommendable...More

Thank AntonioOller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the most amazing time on the Bateaux dinner cruise. It was a lovely and romantic setting with a live performer and a delicious 4 course menu. The staff were absolutely excellent and took great care of us, including a special extra course as...More

Thank Lucy G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good experience nice and relaxed however the boat wasn’t very busy our waiter beges wasn’t very interested in checking on us he only add time for the table in front so the service was mediocre as a result the manager and head chef came to...More

Thank Paulocoelho1378
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of four with teenagers, thoroughly enjoyed the entertainment: pianist who sang and played acoustic guitar, great choice of food in the menu, beautifully cooked and presented, leisurely dinner, no rush, time to move around the boat and take photos. Didn’t think much of the...More

1  Thank paulagittoes2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First off, the boat itself is marvellous - glass covered, aircon throughout and plenty of space to roam around both inside and on the decks where you can have a cigarette or take a few pics. It's the only boat in Dubai where the food...More

3  Thank Bruce T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a tourist, this was one of the highlights (of many) in Dubai. The food was excellent, as was the service and we had timed it well as there were beautiful fireworks to celebrate a religious event.

1  Thank Tina N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The experience is mouth watering with an amazing cruise around Dubai creek ,this is a must visit if you are in Dubai.

3  Thank LesClefsdOrUAE P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're a tourist in Dubai (as we were), this is a fun early evening out. Starting at 8, ending 11-ish, it sets the tone for the evening. The boat looks nice, the service is very good. Just be aware that the boat doesn't go...More

2  Thank Honky_Richard
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Tina Gill M
15 September 2018|
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Response from craig353 | Reviewed this property |
You’ll be fine. I would put a light shawl in your bag just to be safe, don’t think you will need it though
Matthew W
9 July 2018|
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Response from craig353 | Reviewed this property |
The entertainment still goes ahead after 7 pm on Ramadan and on holidays as it is not being public shown to all
boab r
24 May 2018|
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Response from LynetteScott | Reviewed this property |
We paid 350 aud which would be around 200 gbp for two with alcohol package. Was a wonderful night.