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Karma Kafe

Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 423 0909
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (47 reviews)
“sushi” (61 reviews)
“angry chicken” (12 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 6 November 2016

After watching the fountains show we really wanted to try out a cool place for a couple of drinks... it was a Tuesday night, so Ladies Night all over Dubai. Entered a mostly deserted and quiet Souk al Bahar looking for inspiration and decided to...More

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btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 6 November 2016

Ate here for the second time and the food was just as good as when I was in Dubai in February. Book in advance and ask for a seat outside so that you can view the fountains when they go off. The black cod is...More

Thank Christine T
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had a nice business dinner with our guests from Europe. The food - Asian cuisine was nice with good service. The outdoor seating was very comfortable from where we could watch fountain show. It was little noisy in between. However overall a very good...More

Thank gdbhinge
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 24 October 2016

The location is a greatest plus point. If you are lucky and get the balcony over looking the Dubai fountain show half your hunger is filled. The food was excellent and the choice was variety starting from starters main course and the desert. We tasted...More

Thank Pramila R
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Karma Kafe is a great Brunch spot! If you get a table outside you will overlook the Burj Khalifa and its fountain area. I can't wait to check it out in the evening with the music and the fountain in full glory! It is a...More

Thank yagicorp
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at the Karma Karvery brunch! Looking forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 21 October 2016

Six of us ate here last night and had such a good night - we all LOVED the food, loved the sharing style, atmosphere was brilliant and great views of the fountains. Will definitely go back soon.

Thank Sonia B
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great location on the fringe of the fountains, when booking make sure you stipulate an end table outside if you want to experience the fountains. The staff service is outstanding, The food is good and well presented, the cost of wine is unbelievably overpriced and...More

Thank Keith M
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hello, We really appreciate your comments and you taking the time to share them with us. Customer’s feedback is imperative to us constantly updating our offering, training our staff and developing the restaurant. Our pricing structure is in line with the Dubai F&B industry and...More

Reviewed 19 October 2016

We booked a table for four outside so we could watch the fountains. We had a good view which was perfect! The food was really amazing, but very pricey. We ate at some really nice places during our stay in Dubai, and this ended up...More

Thank Tring010
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hello, We really appreciate your comments and you taking the time to share them with us. Customer’s feedback is imperative to us constantly updating our offering, training our staff and developing the restaurant. Our pricing structure is in line with the Dubai F&B industry and...More

Reviewed 18 October 2016

A close friend was visiting from Singapore so my wife suggested this place. I had been there 5 years back so I knew it of course. We were a group of five and the others had never been to this lively restaurant. Everything we ordered...More

Thank Rajen P
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Karvery brunch! Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We had a very good dinner, very atmosphere and very well done cocktails. I suggest this restaurant and bar

Thank massimiliano v
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Karvery brunch! Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards, Beatriz

Nearby
Downtown Dubai
You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa,
the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city
and resides in the prestigious Downtown development.
Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in
Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure
area housing not only the world’s tallest building,
but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide
marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with
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Questions & Answers
Igor D
7 November 2015|
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Response from Natalia T | Reviewed this property |
Hello, You can have alcohol at Karma Caffe and anywhere else. We had an American White wine with our meal that was very good. They have a big variety of beverages alcoholic and non alcoholic and sake
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Amnalamar A
7 November 2015|
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Response from Natalia T | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I am not sure if kids are allowed, but you can call and ask. It depends of the age and the timing. I think an early diner is possible. Although I don t think they will be happy as there isn't any attraction for them.
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Bharathi G
30 September 2015|
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Response from bonics828 | Reviewed this property |
No ive only been there doing brunch and there were families there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80 - US$200
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
3:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown Dubai
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 423 0909
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Description
Karma Kafé is an award-winning Pan-Asian restaurant and lounge from the creators of the renowned Buddha-Bar. This hidden gem can be found in an intimate corner of Souk Al Bahar, in the heart of Downtown Dubai. Offering a fusion of Pan-Asian and International flavours within opulent surroundings accompanied by eclectic beats, Karma Kafé is a unique dining and nightlife destination. The outdoor terrace offers breathtaking views of The Dubai Fountain and the Burj Khalifa, which are essential sightings for all visitors to the city.
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