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The Market Place

#771 of 5,829 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
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Italian, Indian, International, Asian
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JW Marriott Hotel Dubai | Abu Baker Al Siddique Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 262 0481
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This restaurant is at JW Marriott Hotel Dubai
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sat 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Description: Enjoy casual, internationally-influenced fare like pasta, chicken, and...
Enjoy casual, internationally-influenced fare like pasta, chicken, and curries at the Market Place Restaurant, our casual dining establishment.
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Visitor rating
  • 27
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great

I like this restaurant so much amazing seafood and great decoration and fablous desserts. .nice stuff also the one issue I didn't like is the price it's a bit expensive

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 2, 2015
Nashwa N
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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I like this restaurant so much amazing seafood and great decoration and fablous desserts. .nice stuff also the one issue I didn't like is the price it's a bit expensive

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DXBAE, Manager at The Market Place, responded to this review

Dear Nashwa, Thank you for visiting the Market Place and posting on Tripadvisor - I am delighted that you enjoyed our culinary spread offered. Please consider becoming a Club Marriott dining card member where you can enjoy amazing offers and discounts. Please call us if you would like to receive any further information. Yours truly, Matthias Widor Director of Operations More 

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Here's a classic case of quantity over quality. While I did have a really great "Cucina" omelette (open face, 3-egg with mozzarella, basil, and tomato) the rest of the spread was not really above average. If I was Marriott Gold or higher, you can't beat a free buffet however I couldn't see myself returning to pay for breakfast.

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DXBAE, Manager at The Market Place, responded to this review

Dear Mr Max, Thank you for visiting us and posting your feedback on Tripadvisor. I am dissapointed to read that you did not enjoy our cullinary offerings and will share your feedback with our Executive Chef and team to reassure that the quality we offer at breakfast meets our customers expectations. Yours truly Matthias Widor Director of Operations More 

Sterling, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The food is the best and the Staff is the best. They have a fantastic menu including breakfast and lunch options, amazing coffee.

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DXBAE, Manager at The Market Place, responded to this review

Dear Zack, Thank you for sharing with us your feedback about your most recent visit to Market Place. I am happy to hear that you were very happy with the culinary offerings and initial service provided. We are looking forward welcoming you back soon, Yours truly Matthias Widor Director of Operations More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

The best seafood night ever nice staff delicious food nice place i like it :) my favorite buffet in dubai would highly recommend it for my friends

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I heard about this restaurant from a friend but didn't have the appeal because the hotel façade looks outdated, good thing we tried it during the weekend and I was gab smacked when we entered the foyer! The over-all feel of the restaurant was festive, their staff was attentive and ushered us to our respective seats. We were seated in... More 

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Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We had the lunch buffet from Market Place on a Friday where guest can enjoy a lavish buffet from their three restaurants; Market Place, Hofbräuhaus and Bamboo Lagoon as per guest's liking! Our seating was at Market Place, which is a mix of Indian, Arabic and continental dishes. Dishes are exceptionally variety as well as tasty. And their exclusive grill... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Very bad experience, unprofessional staff and bad customer service. Should not offer brunch on Friday if your staff will answer their customer " WE DONT HAVE" for every request... It is sad to experience such a treatment from Marriott.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We went two time on this hotel and restaurant for their Iftar. First time, we arrived late and the receptionist cannot found our reservation even we got a call in the afternoon to confirm our booking. A manager assisted us and booked for the next week. When we arrived the second time still they cannot found our reservation but lucky... More 

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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94 reviews 94 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I went with my wife for Ramadan Iftar ( glad I did not take the boys). The place was overbooked, we had a table in the corridor Food is less than average limited variety and nothing really extraordinary to eat for a marriott. The servers are doing their best but they are overwhelmed by the crowd The clientele is also... More 

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014 via mobile

Our first ever Friday brunch venue when we first moved to Dubai and it's still one of my favorites. The roast pork with the crispy crackling is absolutely delicious and so are the other dishes from the other stations of different countries like Thai, Chinese, Indian, Hawaiian, Japanese etc. Basically it's a huge spread of choices and definitely worth a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: JW Marriott Hotel Dubai | Abu Baker Al Siddique Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 262 0481

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Italian, Indian, International, Asian

Description

Enjoy casual, internationally-influenced fare like pasta, chicken, and curries at the Market Place Restaurant, our casual dining establishment.
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm

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