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Al Mahara

| Ground Floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 301 7600
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“tasting menu” (10 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
| Ground Floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The ambience of Al Mahara is very romantic and classy. Food is alright given its exorbitant price. We have honestly expected a bit better for the food in the so called "world's seven star hotel". I would say it is worth paying a visit to...More

Thank Michael852
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a short layover in Dubai on our trip to South Africa. We opted to stay at the Burj Al Arab and no disappointments here on any level. The concierge suggested we dine at Al Mahara. The menu was exquisite and artfully presented. The...More

Thank Cupcardriver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food with Imaginary flavors for seafood , I loved it's food and location, But the price is too much high

Thank eng_ahmed_alshamsi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

very expensive restaurant but something to try at least once in life, i enjoed fish and the view of the acquariymMore

Thank Michela T
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Michela T, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. I do hope that we will have the chance to welcome you back again (maybe it can be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is amazing and almost makes you forget your meal and yet you are eating some great sea food while fish swim by.

Thank mavnick
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear mavnick, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us (and the fish)!! We hope to see you again soon. With kindest regards, Sharon

Reviewed 5 July 2017

I had not been to this restaurant for about 10 years so thought I should give it another go. Thankfully, they no longer made you ride the fake submarine, which was a mixture of Captain Nemo meets Sponge Bob Square Pants. We arrived and were...More

Thank scgm869
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Dear scgm869, Thank you very much for taking the time to review the restaurant. I remember you well and I am very pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us. I am sorry to hear that you feel we are overpriced and I will certainly...More

Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant serves a three course meal and we are able to choose between two appetizers, entrees and dessert. The service in the restaurant is amazing and the aquarium serves as a beautiful background in the restaurant. You must booking first before go the restaurant.

Thank Luq777
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Dear Luq777, Thank you very much for taking the time to review the restaurant. We are delighted that you enjoyed yourselves and your surroundings and do hope to see you back again when you next travel to Dubai. With kindest regards, Sharon

Reviewed 15 June 2017

I've went there and i was very impressed great food and drinks and very friendly staff.Amazing views. Highly recommended!!!!Special greetings and thanks to Sirak Demissie@@@@More

Thank Gabi G
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Dear Gabi G, Thank you so much for your great review! We are all very happy to hear that you were happy with our food and service. I will certainly pass on your message to Sirak as well as to the chefs and the rest...More

Reviewed 13 June 2017

We ordered the tasting menu. The food was excellent and service was good. However it was a bit overpriced. We would be able to get the same quality of food in other restaurants at a cheaper price. It was just an experience to try the...More

Thank garfieldHk
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

Dear garfieldHk, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the tasting menu and service. I have passed along your comments about the price to our head chef - Dubai is expensive but...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

The ambiance, the service, the food, all out of this world. We had seafood for dinner. and enjoyed the aquariumMore

Thank Nasser O
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Dear Nasser O Happy belated birthday to your wife! I am very pleased to read that you enjoyed your celebration dinner with us. I have passed your comments to the staff and we all hope to see you both back.. possibly before the next birthday?!...More

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TheGovSingh
16 July 2017|
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Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know what that meant. We didn't have to pay anything at the time of reservation. We went with the set menu package for dinner. We paid after the meals based on the package price.
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Long N
2 February 2017|
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Response from Samir K | Reviewed this property |
$250+ per head without alcohol for 3 courses (excluding lobsters, crabs, caviar etc.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$120 - US$230
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Monday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Ground Floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 301 7600
  • E-mail
Description
Dubai's freshest catch has landed at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Nathan Outlaw is a two times Michelin-star winner from England, specialising in the very best seafood. Experience for yourself the critically acclaimed seafood connoisseur's unique cooking style and his deeply satisfying signature dishes. Rediscover Al Mahara, reimagined to accompany the new menu and new stewardship of Nathan Outlaw. Savour the relaxed atmosphere and enjoy signature beverages at one of the new open air waterfront patio tables.
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