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Times of Arabia - Souk Madinat Jumeirah

Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Al Sufouh Road | Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Formerly Times of Arabia)
04 368 6044
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Ranked #1,110 of 5,626 Restaurants in Dubai
Cuisines: Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
Neighborhood:
The Marina
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Visit our Times of Arabia, Dubai Mall TripAdvisor Page. Times Of Arabia Restaurant, welcomes you to dine with us and experience Arabic hospitality at its best. Offering a fine dining feast for any occasion; revel in Arabic favorites and explore new tastes in memorable atmosphere. Delight in our delicious Mezzas, Grills, and an array of classic dishes from all over the Middle East. Soak in the richly adorned interior surrounded by luxurious color, handcrafted furniture, and one of a kind artworks. In Souk Madinat Jumeirah, you will enjoy your meal with a nice glass of wine while gazing into the beautiful view in our tranquil Shisha Terrace. While in Dubai Mall, you will enjoy our family-oriented atmosphere while experiencing the true taste of home-cooking. Facebook: /timesofarabiarestaurant Twitter: /TimesofArabiaAE.
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Saudi Arabia
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210 reviews 210 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The location is excellent, with a view over the Madinat and the sea. The decor is authentically Arabian. There is a wide variety of food to choose from, and the kitchen is amenable to making some changes to suit your desires. Try to sit away from the air conditioning unit, as it is quite noisy.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I booked a table 10 days before and they didn't have our name. Make sure you get seated in the balcony to enjoy Medinat Jumeirah. Music selection is very poor, food is very tasty but the kunafa was horrible.

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London
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Firstly, the location is very nice, good views if you get the right table, however it is slightly cramped as others have pointed out. The food itself is good, however bar that the service is hit and miss. The maître d was awful, horrible attitude, looks like the pre-requisite is good looking European woman. Some of the waiters were very... More 

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Londra
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122 reviews 122 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I've been in this restaurant several times and all the times it's really delicious. I like hummus and kekab, it's very special different from all the other kekab I ate around the world. Nice atmosphere, romantic and traditional. The Restaurant is upstair in the jumeirah souk. I really suggest to go there.

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Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We went as a group of almost 40 persons - conference faculty dinner. The atmosphere is good but you can make out that it is artificial - Dubai has no natural settings and the whole city is man made. The artificially made madinat waterways can be seen only if you are siting in the balcony -- which is not comfortable... More 

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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179 reviews 179 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We had just done the abra ride and this restaurant is right beside the abra 'port'. We tried sitting outside but the cold air being blown onto the balcony just could not cut through the 38c heat. Moved inside where the decor is pleasant. Our waiter was great - not too attentive but also didn't forget us. The drinks and... More 

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Sonderborg, Denmark
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

Times of Arabia is a wonderful restaurant serving great Lebanese inspired food. The ambiance is wonderful and the setting with a view of the Madinat waterways is almost magical. The staff were friendly and efficient and the price was reasonable for the overall quality of the experience.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We brought our visitor for her first meal in Dubai. The ambiance really great especially if you have visitors. It’s overlooking the waterway and the abras. The restaurant was well decorated in Arabic design. We were seated outdoor and they had a/c above the tables which made it comfortable to sit outdoors in 38c degrees. We ordered some mixed grilled,... More 

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Watford
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

This restaurant looks the part however the food and service were a let down. Our waitress didn't have a clue and served our mains whilst we were eating our starters and even then the mains were cold. There was no room on the table so she starting shovelling what we had been eating onto a single plate...so not appropriate. When... More 

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Set in the Madinat overlooking the waterways, the venue is superb. Outdoor seating and tables with AC as well as internal tables - lights a bit bright there. The array of food and the choice on the menu was unbelievable. All looked really nice and it tasted superb. It was authentic. The staff were great. A sumptuous meal and so... More 

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Address: Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Al Sufouh Road | Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Formerly Times of Arabia)
Phone Number: 04 368 6044
Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

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