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Shakespeare and Co

#346 of 5,666 Restaurants in Dubai
#361 of 5,956 Places to Eat in Dubai
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French, American, Lebanese, International, Mediterranean
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Al Attar Business Tower | Sh. Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 329 1040
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Shakespeare and Co is a UAE based Cafe Restaurant company, with 18 outlets...
Shakespeare and Co is a UAE based Cafe Restaurant company, with 18 outlets in the UAE, and franchises in Oman, Qatar, Lebanon and Jordan. The concept features period inspired decor, an eclectic menu comprising of all day breakfast, and classic dishes from the world's favorite cuisines, a refreshing array of hot and cold beverages, a mouthwatering selection of french artisan patisseries, viennoiserie,and petit fours and a delectable selection of homemade, handwrapped chocolates.
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  • 68
    Excellent
  • 92
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very Good a bit pricey

This particular review is for the Duabi Mall branch that is not listed here (why?). My wife and I invited another couple last Thursday and we decied to share 2 salads and each would order a sandwhich. We were served complimentary hot rolls with flavored butter which was ok. The salads we orderd... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
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dubai
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87 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

This particular review is for the Duabi Mall branch that is not listed here (why?). My wife and I invited another couple last Thursday and we decied to share 2 salads and each would order a sandwhich. We were served complimentary hot rolls with flavored butter which was ok. The salads we orderd were the quinoa salad and the beetroot... More 

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United Arab Emirates
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Visited for Sheesha and after dinner beverages.. chirpy place with nice decor.. has a homely cosy feel to it.. staff is good and courteous

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, ShakespeareandCoUAE,Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a review! We are glad that you liked the decor of the place! We are delighted to read that you have enjoyed your experience with us! We hope to have another opportunity in the near future to welcome you to our restaurant for another memorable... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Good food and environment that takes you away from the daily stress. The branch is quiet during day timing, especially before 2pm. The food is very delicious. I just hate the bad AC as it was a bet warm. My general experience is very good.

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, ShakespeareandCoUAE,Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much Alzaabi, for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a review! We are glad that you liked the quality of our food. We are pleased that you were happy with the ambiance of the place. Although we regret that the A/C unit was not effective enough - hence we would like to take... More 

Tehran, Iran
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

So friendly people furniture and décor is unique. Excellent food and drinks with a great quantity and quality of food. Spend lots of time to relax and enjoy your food.

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, ShakespeareandCoUAE,Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much Ali P, for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a lovely review! We are glad that you liked the decor of the place. We thank you also for acknowledging so many positive elements about the restaurant. It is always a pleasure to receive such positive comments from our guests, as it shows... More 

Bodmin, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

If you want cake at its most finest, visit here! We need this in the UK, amazing cake, finest quality and vast selection. Definetly something for everyone's taste, well worth the visit, you will not leave disappointed, just full ;)

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, ShakespeareandCoUAE,Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much Emma M, for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a lovely review! We are delighted that you liked the quality of our cakes. As a matter of fact - our pastries are passionately prepared by our award winning French pastry chef, using only the finest ingredients. The cakes are made fresh everyday... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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83 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

This is a cute little restaurant at the Business Tower, just close to Mall of Dubai. The tea was great and the set up and look of restaurant was really sweet. Would recommend for tea and coffee and a something sweet.

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, SAC UAE, Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much Anandie K, for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you liked the ambiance of the place. It is always a pleasure to receive such positive comments from our guests, as it shows that our efforts to deliver excellent food and service do not go unnoticed. We... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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111 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

One of the best pastries I have ever tasted. A bit on the expensive side but great quality. Visit the different outlets often.

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, SAC UAE, Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a review. We are glad tat you liked our pastries - which is very popular with our regular patrons. As a matter of fact, our pastries are prepared fresh daily by our award winning French pastry chef - using only the finest ingredients hence, you... More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Love everything about this cafe. The food is great, the atmosphere is welcoming and the staff is helpful. The one on Sheikh Zayed Road is bigger than the one in Dubai mall but both are equally good.

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, SAC UAE, Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much Fatima H, for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are glad that you liked the atmosphere of the place, as well as the quality of our food - and we thank you for recognizing the efforts of our staffs. Our staffs are our assets and we put lots... More 

Dublin
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We visited several times for breakfast and dinner. Very good food at good prices. Staff very friendly and helpful. Quirky armchairs and tables inside.

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, SAC UAE, Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you had an enjoyable experience with us! Positive feedback like yours will always serve as an added motivation to the entire Shakespeare and Co., family to maintain the highest level of service at all times to all our guests.... More 

Islamabad, Pakistan
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

If you're looking for a calm cute dollhouse environment with a lot of English feel, Shakespeare and Co is the right place. Looks like a person has entered their grandma's place with lots of old antique furniture usage in pink and blue. The best thing is breakfast is available all day. you can come in at 5 pm and demand... More 

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ShakespeareandCoUAE, SAC UAE, Regional Director of Operations and Franchises at Shakespeare and Co, responded to this review

Thank you very much for visiting our restaurant and for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are glad that you liked the ambiance and decor of the place. We are delighted that you also liked our Lebanese Breakfast, which is very popular with our regular patrons. Aside from our all-day breakfast, you can also enjoy our selections... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Attar Business Tower | Sh. Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 329 1040

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Cuisine: French, American, Lebanese, International, Mediterranean

Description

Shakespeare and Co is a UAE based Cafe Restaurant company, with 18 outlets in the UAE, and franchises in Oman, Qatar, Lebanon and Jordan. The concept features period inspired decor, an eclectic menu comprising of all day breakfast, and classic dishes from the world's favorite cuisines, a refreshing array of hot and cold beverages, a mouthwatering selection of french artisan patisseries, viennoiserie,and petit fours and a delectable selection of homemade, handwrapped chocolates.
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?