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Belgian Beer Cafe

#347 of 9,346 Restaurants in Dubai
$$ - $$$, ,
Lobby Level | Crowne Plaza, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 701 1127
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (17 reviews)
“mussels” (85 reviews)
“belgian fries” (16 reviews)
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CUISINES
Belgian, Brew Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lobby Level | Crowne Plaza, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I enjoy every visit of Belgian cafe festival city great food... Great staff with happy and big smile feel like home and family.i love Belgian beer. excited to visit BBC every time....More

Thank pratkchya
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Guest, Kindly allow me to thank you for taking time to write such a detailed and wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards to the service, beverages and ambiance. Belgian café menus are surely liked by all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere to hang out? Belgian Cafe DFC is the place to be. Food was great, portions are for sharing, beers are refreshing specially in this season. So good to seat outside with a pint of beer while watching the sunset and nice view...More

Thank mhoena26
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, it is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards the food, and ambiance. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely April evening, sat on the terrace drinking cold Belgian beer, eating the fish stew and just chilling. Excellent service provided by a really happy team, Judging from the popularity of the place it is obviously a venue not to be missed.More

Thank Alan M
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Mr Alan, Kindly allow me to thank you for taking time to write such a detailed and wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards to the service, beverages and ambiance. Belgian café menus are surely liked by...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited in March and food and beer here is excellent, and the duo playing were superb, the best live music I have heard in a very long time, but inside was just so smokey we had to sit outsde for comfort. Unfortunately so do most...More

Thank Karen11101
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, it is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards the food, and ambiance. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Belgium beer cafe with colleagues one evening after someone voiced that they would like to try out the bitter ballen and beef stew as they heard about it... So off we went to Belgium beer cafe festival city. Wow surprise!!! Perfect location overlooking the...More

Thank mps d
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Belgian café team would like to thank you for visiting us and posting such a nice feedback about your dining experience. It is heartwarming to read your kinds words in regards to the food, service and ambiance. We were delighted to know that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grabbed an afternoon beer at the lobby level cafe of Crowne plaza. Pub setting - casual & laid back. Had Thai curry mussels. Very decent too!More

Thank Cpwee
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review, it is always a pleasure to share a great experience and your comments are wonderful. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards the food, and ambiance. We look forward to welcoming you back...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoy going to the Belgian Beer Cafe in Festival City just for their clams. The clams were not up to the mark! The hostess was kind enough to tell us that it was not the reason... I love the whole ambience of the place,...More

Thank Anita L
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Kindly allow me to thank you for taking time to write such a detailed and wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards to the service, beverages and ambiance. Belgian café menus are surely liked by all...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to dine wth friends. Food is great and the staff are friendly.. Ordered mighty steak that includes already half kilo of rib eye steak with fries and salad plus extra 1 draught of beer for only 155 dhms. Reasonably price with the quality...More

Thank harley r
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Belgian café team would like to thank you for visiting us and posting such a nice feedback about your dining experience. It is heartwarming to read your kinds words in regards to the food, service and ambiance. We were delighted to know that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Can't fault the beer or the service or the location. Food was not overly Belgian but tasty enough. Specials looked good for next timeMore

Thank KAF0460
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Belgian café team would like to thank you for visiting us and posting such a nice feedback about your dining experience. It is heartwarming to read your kinds words in regards to the food, service and ambiance. We were delighted to know that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would like to share the story of our disappointing visit for brunch on Saturday April 21st. Shortly after we sat down at our table we were presented with the brunch options and were requested to settle the bill prior to dining which I found...More

Thank Robert l
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Robert, Thank you for visiting Belgian Café and for sharing your feedback about your experience. Thank you for your review following your dining experience at Belgian Café. Whilst we appreciated your comments regarding the ambiance but it is disappointing to note that you did...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$45 - US$60
Cuisine
Belgian, Brew Pub, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining
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 - 3:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lobby Level | Crowne Plaza, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 701 1127
  • E-mail
Description
DUBAI'S ORIGINAL Embrace the essence of Brussels in the heart of Dubai with the city’s original Belgian Café; from the vintage style two-floor wooden decor, large bar counter with a variety of your favourite hops on tap, to a generous outside terrace overlooking the city skyline. A Belgian experience would not be complete without the finest of pub grub, including a selection of premium mussel dishes and the best burgers in town. Whether it be a weekend, weekday, lunch, dinner, happy hour or a night out, there is always a special to toast to at Belgian Café!
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