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Food near Dubai Museum area

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Food near Dubai Museum area

Any suggestions regarding decent places to eat in bur dubai near the museum? Family of 4 with 2 picky kids.

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1. Re: Food near Dubai Museum area

There is an hotel on the oposite side of the road to the museum called Arabian Courtyard. This has a Starbucks in the lobby with sandwiches, cakes etc.

Alternatively, stay on the museum side of the road, face the hotel and walk to the left along the main road (Al Fahidi Steet)

After about 500 yards you will see a roundabout, just to the left of the roundabout is an area called Bastakiah. This is an old heritage area and very nice to wander around.

Right at the beginning of this area there are two cafes set back slightly from the road.

The first is called Arabian Tea House Restaurant (it used to be called Basta Art Cafe) and if you go in through the entrance it widens out to a lovely courtyard round an old tree. In here they serve lovely lunches and juices, smoothies etc.

Next door there is another restaurant, which will have a sign outside advertising camel burgers. I've not been in that one because I prefer Arabian Tea House.


Here's a map of Bastakiah and another one to show the area around the museum


a wee note to say that the positioning of Basta Art Cafe is not quite right on the map - it is shown as position 7 but it is on the other side of the roundabout.


Hope that helps

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2. Re: Food near Dubai Museum area

Last year we were looking for Basta Art Cafe on Latimer's recommendation, but went into the Camel Burger place by mistake as they are right next door to each other. Had a burger, nice courtyard & friendly staff. Went again a few days later to Basta Art Cafe & had a lovely salad & their house special mint/lime drink, very refreshing!

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3. Re: Food near Dubai Museum area

If you leave the museum facing the Arabian Courtyard hotel,turn right, walk down the street for about 10 mins you come across a KFC.

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