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Satwa District

Satwa Al Satwa Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 388 0466
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The old market

I have walked through literally hundreds of markets over the years and this one is comparable to... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2016
JordanS8
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Sarasota, Florida
via mobile
A 7-11 within Dubai

A convinient place to buy trinkets and hard to find stuff. The place is complete from A to Z... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2016
EatME S
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
via mobile
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Satwa Al Satwa Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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+971 4 388 0466
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Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

I have walked through literally hundreds of markets over the years and this one is comparable to any of them. The merchants are aggressive but not overly so like Cambodia or Istanbul. At least they make some attempt at humor and can take no for...More

Thank JordanS8
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Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

A convinient place to buy trinkets and hard to find stuff. The place is complete from A to Z ranging from textile, beauty products, hardware , souvenier items to name a few and you can haggle too for the best price. Foreword though that some...More

Thank EatME S
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Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

This is an old market in Dubai.. You can find almost every thing with a very cheap prices, and you can still bargain for more discount..

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Reviewed October 12, 2016

great place if you looking for reasonable value for money. from clothes to household items, you can get hold of anything within close range. lots of shops and good bargaining as well.

1  Thank Zawareh K
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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

As the heat starts to disperse and the cooler months appear it is always great to go to Satwa and just walk around the hundreds of little shops..or dine at a Lebanese street cafe ..as a tourist you really should leave the glitz of Dubai...More

1  Thank Bob P
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Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Although I have been a resident of Dubai for close to 44 years, Satwa is one district I only visit when obliged to. Usually, I need to drive the better half here for shopping or for her trips to her tailors. The major problem in...More

1  Thank Ashley A
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Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Dear readers, In Satwa you can shop till you drop :) and your wallet won't get hurt. You will find everything you need, really everything. From flowers, supermarket, tailors, cloth, car stuff, pets, restaurants, home equipments, WC / Bathroom's, pipes, lights, Abayas, gold shops, library,...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2016

it has rich and not so rich living closeby, so some top and budget eateries are nearby. walk is nice, plenty to choose from for food, great chai shop for zafran and karak tea, beach is nearby and next to highest flag pole in the...More

Thank sanjhall
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Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

I like Satwa because it is one of the most vibrant areas of Dubai. Going there is a bit like an adventure. Ensure that you avoid driving during rush hours because traffic gets really crazy there. It is a great place where you can always...More

1  Thank Miminga_22
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Reviewed March 26, 2016

Look for Coventry Tailors and ask for Kapil, the best fabric shop although one of the more expensive ones is Regal. Its hard to find quality but once you find it you can get some beautiful things made! Its not as glamorous as the rest...More

Thank Veronica V
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Bhanu D
January 27, 2017|
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Satwa Branch Address : Al Morjina Plaza, Satwa - Bur Dubai, UAE Post Box Number : 23431 Telephone : +971 - 4 - 344 6640 Fax : +971 - 4 - 342 0407 Telex : 24358 HECOAD EM Contact... More
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Bhanu D
January 27, 2017|
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Satwa Branch Address : Al Morjina Plaza, Satwa - Bur Dubai, UAE Post Box Number : 23431 Telephone : +971 - 4 - 344 6640 Fax : +971 - 4 - 342 0407 Contact Persons : Mr. Muhammad Nasir Amin... More
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Maybe you would like the food from Ravi, they have excellent fresh chicken legs with freshly baked breads. We love it!
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