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Karma Kafe

Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
04 423 0909
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Ranked #646 of 5,560 restaurants in Dubai
Price range: $80 - $200
Cuisines: Asian, Japanese, International, Asian fusion
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Karma Kafé is a deliciously different restaurant-lounge-bar concept from Raymond Visan, the creator of Buddha Bar. Offering a feast for all the senses with a fusion of Pan Asian and International flavours, as well as opulent surroundings and eclectic beats, Karma Kafé is a unique destination in the heart of Dubai. The outdoor terrace offers breathtaking views of the Dubai Fountain and Burj Khalifa, a must for all visitors to the city. This hidden gem can be found in an intimate corner of Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai and opens every day from 12pm – 2am.
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 NEW

A place where you can hang out with friends for some drinks or sheesha. I love the atmosphere there. Its beautifully designed.

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Doha, Qatar
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Great food and superb service but a bit pricey. The restaurant is located at one of the busiest mall and overlooking the Dubai fountain. The decoration and music is also chic and very modern.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Karma Cafe has a very chilled and relaxed atmosphere, the staff were very friendly that offered a great service, you have a choice to dine inside or on the terrace, the terrace offering you views off Burj Khalifa and Dubai Fountain, both very spectacular, the food was excellent and presented very well, there is no rush for diners her like... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Karma Kafe is a great choice for a nice, relaxed evening with friends. Great bar with amazing cocktails on the menu - I ordered a simple Mojito, but it was one of the best Mojitos I have had so far! We had the chilli edamame and calamari in 12 spices to start with - both were absolutely delicious. The main... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

If you are looking for the best Pan Asian restaurant Karma Kafe gives you the best of it" we have a great night we enjoyed overlooking to the dancing fountain on our outside terrace table,the food was so Great and impressive the presentation was up to standard", all staff are friendly specially the waiter assisted us the entire night my... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Karma Kafe is one of the older spots in the ever growing list of outlets at Souk al Bahar but still a firm favourite with residents as well as tourists as they have one of the best terraces with a view of the fountains in good weather! Mouthwatering sushi with cocktails, perfect mood music and lighting and it makes for... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

KARMA Kafe is one of my favourite places in Dubai. The staff are friendly, must say the managers are doing a super job. They offer delicious food, snacks and an extensive drinks menu with special ingredients. From the terrace there is the view of Burj Khalifa and the dancing fountain. Plush red decor and every so often a Dj blasting... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

I had great time. I enjoyed it. Please let me know if you have any special offer as mostly we have guest but its not economy to bring them!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

A gem in the midst of souq al bahar, Karma Kafe has not failed to meet and exceed expectations everytime one visits. A must go place to enjoy excellent views, zen like atmos, expert innovative mixes for drinks and most importantly a delightful selection of food. Good value for money, excellent service - definitely a show stopped for a relaxed... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I enjoy a good night out in Dubai with friends and good food. That was the case until one of the managers ruined the night for me. Firstly, I had booked the table for 8.30pm but had to keep chasing until we managed to be sat down at 9pm. The manager then informs us that we are no longer within... More

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