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Skyview Bar

#53 of 8,601 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
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27th floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 301 7600
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12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Fri 7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Germany
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband took me there for a surprise diner, I think it's a really nice restaurant with a great view! The experience itself makes it a special night because you can only enter the island with an reservation for the hotel or restaurant. It's a beautiful hotel..

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Thank sdaniella
Masirah Island, Oman
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Skyview Bar is extremely well presented and the decore and ambience very nice; the staff are extremely friendly and can not do enough for you; the views of Dubai are very good when the haze is not about. We were there for the afternoon tea experience. You receive one glass of champagne each and as much food as you... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So I'd read that this was a must-do in Dubai and I absolutely cannot agree. It was...interesting to say the least. Very empty hotel, tacky décor, and the Skyview Bar's theme seemed to be a mix of computers and nautical. Very weird. That being said, the service there was truly fantastic. The food was okay, hit or miss depending on... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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99 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and drinks are not the only thing you will have at this bar. The view is amazing!! They have a good selection of wine to choose from (not cheap) but that's ok the place is amazing inside as well. The service here was great both drinks and food, some of the places in town are a little slow... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Afternoon tea at the Burj Al Arab is a must when in Dubai. For that extra special treat it has to be the Skyview Bar! Staff are extremely professional and courteous. There is a great choice of drinks from the bar once the first glass of champagne has been consumed. In between delivery of each of the seven courses you... More 

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Thank ClairePerrins
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Celebrated an anniversary here with the family. Minimum spend around £60 each. Very good drinks and snacks. Service second to none. Views amazing. Once in a lifetime experience

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Thank Cassie284
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you get the opportunity take the afternoon tea option , simply amazing experience and excellent service

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Thank Jonathan M
Greater London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The décor was a major shock to us. For an opulent restaurant/bar in the worlds most renowned hotel, we were disappointed at the tacky décor. The views are spectacular, and the service is good but not outstanding. We ordered our meal and were hungry. It was a 5 course meal, and with any fine dining experience, the portion of each... More 

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Thank John L
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was most of my groups birthdays, so we decided to book afternoon tea. What an experience, we were made to feel very special in the sky bar. The service the custom was excellent.

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Thank fussy43
London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here after Al Mahara, killing 2 birds as its in the same hotel. View is great, so are the olives and nuts, but that's about it. It was absolutely dead in there. No atmosphere whatsoever. Drinks are way overpriced, and the service was appalling. I had to book in advance for a table just to drink in here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
European, British, Vegetarian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Bar scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
7:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27th floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 301 7600
Description
Quench your thirst at our lavish hideaway on top of the world. Soaring 200 metres above sea level, we do things differently on the 27th floor.From modern day classics to innovative cocktails, our master mixologists go to great lengths to seek out inspiration, drawing influence from the most unexpected places.The result is an eclectic drinks list that uses unique ingredients and inventive methods to create your cocktail, with each recipe closely guarded to ensure our menu is one of a kind. The views are no less exclusive; catch your reflection in the glittering lights of the Dubai skyline as you gaze out through floor to ceiling windows that surround the bar.The space inside Skyview has been designed for intimate conversations, and a rotating line-up of live music ensures the sights and sounds are as impressive as the beverages we shake up. Here, creating cocktails really is an art form.

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