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Times of Arabia - Souk Madinat Jumeirah

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Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Al Sufouh Road | Souk Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (Formerly Times of Arabia)
04 368 6044
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Visit our Times of Arabia, Dubai Mall TripAdvisor Page. Times Of Arabia...
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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  • 22
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  • 47
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 15
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice atmosphere with luxury style

We loved how this restaurant is decorated. It is quite overpriced for food. Food was alright not so great. For a can of pepsi, we paid 21 dirham!

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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  • Bar scene
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

We loved how this restaurant is decorated. It is quite overpriced for food. Food was alright not so great. For a can of pepsi, we paid 21 dirham!

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Campi Bisenzio, Italy
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15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

We went to this restaurant yesterday evening because a friend suggested it. It was a nice experience for the food and a very good service received by the waiters. The followed us with courtesy and efficiency. The diner was good and well presented. Honest the rates considering the drink we ordered. I suggest to visit this restaurant.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I've eaten here a few times, nice interior design and cool staff, my only issue is that its a bit pricey, for example, one pint and a mixed grill for one person - 210 dhs.......of course no one forced me to eat there and i will go back but not as often as i'd like to

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Chicago, Illinois
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28 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

We had dinner here recently and sat on the patio at a table for two. The table was both unstably constructed and on wheels, resulting in the table lurching suddenly back and forth between us during the meal and intermittently slamming into our knees. We did not ask to be moved to a different table as the other tables were... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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30 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Went here with a group of friends during a recent stay. In short, the food was very good, service was good, and we had a fun time. Beautifully decorated place with music in the background. There are a lot of options in the Souk, we wanted something a little more local flavor. We ordered 3 or 4 appetizers to share... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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59 reviews 59 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We had visitors over from the UK & we wanted to show them Lebanese food so given the fact that you can grab a glass of red it seemed a sensible choice . We ordered a large fattoush ,special mixed grill ,grilled halloumi , homous & tabbouleh . During the meal the service was good and atmosphere was pleasant .... More 

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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125 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

This is a very pleasant restaurant in the Souk at Medinat Jumeirah. The menu is extensive but as with all restaurants in this area it is a little over priced. The food we ate was very good, hummus, grilled halloumi cheese, Falafel and chicken kebab, all tasty and good sized portions. Views from the terrace are nice looking over the... More 

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Windsor and Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We ate here for dinner whilst we were in the Madinet. Like most restaurants in this area I think it is overpriced for what you get. On the positive side the staff were good, the interiors were fabulous. The food portions were quite small for the price and the taste was pretty good but we won't be returning here again.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

I stopped in this restaurant for dinner with work colleagues. the menu is extensive and it offers something for everyone. I love Lebanese food and enjoy trying different Lebanese cuisines. This one I would give 3 out of 5 in terms of food quality but location is amazing with nice deco as part of an old market with modern finish.... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Do not go to this restaurant. It is the worst place I have eaten in Dubai and I have lived here a few years. The food is edible but that is the best I can say for it. It is in the fine dining section of the Entertainer but even with that it is still not good value as it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

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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