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Thiptara

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Downtown Dubai, Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Dubai 9770, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 888 3444
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (27 reviews)
“thai food” (90 reviews)
“duck curry” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Downtown Dubai, Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Dubai 9770, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were in dubai as a stopover on our way to Asia for oue honeymoon. With such short time i decided to find a restaurant where we ciuld watch the fountains at the same time. I was advised there was a minimum spend to reserve...More

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a really good meal at Thiptara, made even more enjoyable with the fantastic views of the Burj fountain shows! Authentic Thai food served by friendly staff in a slightly dated/Vegas style room, our starters of Thai fish cakes, duck spring rolls and spicy...More

Thank StewartRobert
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been sitting outside with 8 persons and the view is mesmerizing. The food was OK, I expected more as I heard better reviews. It was not bad and the view balanced everything out so I can recommend this beautiful restaurant. See you next...More

Thank FNSB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant following Tripadvisor reviews as a restaurant we had previously visited on a number of occasions by the fountains had closed down. We went to celebrate my Uncle's 60th so there was a group of 14 of us and we requested...More

Thank NicolaChica
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with some colleagues for a business dinner! My first time in Dubai. The view just opposite the burj khalifa and the Dubai fountains show....amazing! Besides the beautiful location the thai food was super tasty and refined. I had black cod and cryspy...More

Thank Elisabetta P
Reviewed 1 week ago

In order to get the most out of the Thiptara experience you must book an outside table for dinner. The reason is you overlook the Burj Khalifa which currently has a laser show every evening plus every half hour there is a fountain show set...More

Thank buzzmanjohn
Lora G, Manager at Thiptara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Buzzmanjohn, Greetings from Thiptara Thank you for visiting us and for taking time to write your feedback. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed your dining experience with us and we do hope to see you again in the future. Have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took my wife here during our mini staycation in Dubai. A table with a view of the fountains is simply a must - it's a fantastic experience and makes the restaurant. The food is very good but a bit overpriced (location location location I guess)....More

Thank SKBeebs
Lora G, Manager at Thiptara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear SKBEEBS, Greetings from Thiptara Thank you for visiting us and for taking time to write your honest feedback. We appreciate it and we are glad to know that you have enjoyed your experience. We are sincerely sorry for the slow service and trust that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Thiptara for a pre-theatre meal. We chose to sit inside and had a table at the window with a great view of the fountain. There is also plenty of outdoor seating. Food is Royal Thai and both food and service were really...More

Thank Sheila H
Lora G, Manager at Thiptara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sheila H, Greetings from Thiptara Thank you for visiting us and for taking time to write your quick and positive feedback. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed your dining experience before you head off in the Dubai Opera Show. We look...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing. The service was great (apart from when our waiter spent more time serving a table with a celebrity) but i raised my concerns and he was always there when we needed him. The location makes this restaurant, book and ask for...More

Thank BacardiGurpz
Lora G, Manager at Thiptara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear BacardiGurpz, Greetings from Thiptara Thank you for taking time to write your feedback following your recent visit. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed your dining experience and we are sincerely sorry for the shortcoming. We want to ensure that all our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was really good. Great place for pre theatre or after matinee show! Also a great venue as you get fab views of the fountains and Burj Khalifa from the terrace. Will deffinately be back,More

Thank BRUCIE43
Lora G, Manager at Thiptara, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Brucie43, Greetings from Thiptara. Thank you for taking time to write your positive feedback following your recent visit. We are glad to know that you have enjoyed your dining experience before you attended the Dubai Opera Show. We do hope to see you again....More

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Silbi L
January 25, 2018|
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Response from moje a | Reviewed this property |
yes they do.
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377leighg88
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Lora G | Property representative |
Dear Parveen, Thank you for your inquiry. We do have the policy for kids 8yrs and below. however, we are flexible and still allow them as long as they do not disturb the other dining guests. How this information... More
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traveldouche
November 1, 2017|
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Response from Lora G | Property representative |
Dear Traveldouche, Greetings from Thiptara Thank you for choosing to book with us. If you are confirmed at the deck area, then it is right infront of the fountains. Looking forward to welcoming you at the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Downtown Dubai, Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Dubai 9770, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown Dubai
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 888 3444
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Palace Downtown
Description
Thiptara, which means 'Magic at the Water', specialises in Royal Thai cuisine with a special emphasis on Bangkok-style seafood. Surrounded by Burj Lake, the spectacular views of The Dubai Fountain at night transform this contemporary al fresco waterfront restaurant into a truly magical setting.
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