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Souk Al Bahar

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Exit 32 - Sheikh Zayed Road | Near Dubai Mall, Dubai Fountains and Burj Khalifa, Dubai 75157, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great restaurants, good souvenir shops, great access to the Dubai Fountains and Dubai Mall and charming architecture in

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Martin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This souk is located after the bridge coming from the Dubai mall and passing the fountains. It’s surrounded by some restaurants. The highlight is definitely the interior design which is kept in arabisn style which we really like. It’s also more quiet compared to the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
13  Thank rapha_y_nici
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

[July 2014] The souk is not authentic because it's not the old open souk market one might expect. It is a big mall with A/C that is decorated in the style and colors of a souk. Nothing that is very fancy and different from other...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Delphine P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Souk Al Bahar is across from the Dubai Mall, therefore best to visit when visiting the mall or the fountains. Besides some small souvenir shops very typical for souk's in Dubai there are a few good restaurants and cafes. The souk is more known for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GlobetrotterJ16
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Normal shoppings boutiques. Bar and Lounges available on the first floor. Crafts boutiques as well. However nothing extraordinary.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ritesh_Boochia
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

If u r looking with nice places for a drink or a meal or even an outing with friends,I highly recommend this place

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank amr3zz
Reviewed December 5, 2018

Was at the Adl el Wahab Lebonese Restaurant next to the Dubai mall as we heard that their food is great. We were a large party of 9 adults and 3 kids and they placed us at a nice little corner. Food was very good...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank passionfruitsin
Reviewed November 22, 2018

The architecture of the building itself, and the bridge to get to the Souk are very picturesque but the inside of the Souk offers little to excite.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bonezee31
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

I visited this small mall in 20 minutes. Architecturally perfect, very cute in antique style, but the shops leave something to be desired, little choice and high prices. TIP: at midnight closes so pass us in the early evening otherwise you risk finding it closed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank powermaxxe
Reviewed October 21, 2018

Arabic-style shopping mall with antique, carpet and lifestyle stores, plus waterfront dining. The scenery surrounding it is breathtaking including the Burj Kalifa building.The bridge leading to it was so attractive with huge nos.of photographers trying to capture it. There is Throne (big chair) inside the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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March 11, 2018|
Response from 719cromero | Reviewed this property |
March 6, 2018|
Response from mdextras28 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it's very close, one Metro stn. Dubai Mall Metro stn to Business Bay, then you walk back a couple of block. You can even walk from Dubai Mall to Souk Albahar, maybe 30 min. Enjoy Dubai.
December 25, 2016|
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Response from Goya65 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I didn't stay there. Just had dinner in one of the restaurants.
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Bearsted, United Kingdom
Restaurant with fountain view (10 Replies)
Hello, I'm looking to book a restaurant with good views of the dancing fountains. We will be spending 4 nights of our honeymoon in Dubai and I'm after a nice setting for a romantic meal. I've looked at the Mango Tree and Rivington in the Souk al Bahar (both get okay reviews). Can anyone recommend any others? I guess with prime views of the fountains these restaurants won't be cheap! I am planning a trip up the Burj Kalifa at 6:30pm then dinner at 8ish. Many thanks Neil
April 25, 2012|
Response fromNeil1982|
Thanks for the reply, I'll take a look. We're going in September so would definitely ask for a table outside.
London, United Kingdom
Mango Tree Monday Brunch (6 Replies)
Hi Anyone been to Mango Tree in Souk Al Bahar and had the new Monday Evening Brunch? Was going to book table for an upcoming visit but wasn't too sure of the new Evening Brunch they offer, quality of food and price wise Thanks
July 01, 2013|
Response from400097|
Bump. Also do they have an outside terrace?
London, United Kingdom
The Address Hotel, Trip report 5 days, part 2 (6 Replies)
Well here's part 2 ... Saturday 14th Feb, Dubai Mall, Bastikya and Meat Co at Souk Al Bahar We had another delicious breakfast and quickly popped into the Dubai Mall to buy a Seiko watch my OH had liked yesterday- he was toying with the idea of splurging on a watch - we tried loads of brands on but there was always something not quite right, they're all too big and ugly with over designed straps or faces. The watch he really wants he's just too tight to spend the money on (but we'll have...More
February 18, 2009|
Response fromsharon w|
Sounds fun, really enjoyed it.