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Cafe Bateel

#569 of 8,884 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
The Marina
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Unit B-5, below Al Mesk Tower | Dubai Marina Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 368 4696
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10:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 03:00
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The Woodlands, Texas
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Frequently visit this restaurant for breakfast. The omelettes are great and the staff is wonderful. The view of the marina is very nice from here also. Very pleasant experience!

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Thank Anna D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited Cafe Battle for the afternoon tea on a surprisingly rainy Saturday afternoon in DIFC. The restaurant itself is very nicely fitted, the staff greeted us and asked if we were joining them for afternoon tea. We decided to have the Classic afternoon tea, which arrived with fizzy date juice (not to our taste!) and an... More 

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Thank CatsLovePie
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just around the corner from our hotel, this was a great place for breakfast, lunch or dinner or just a coffee and pastry. Much more economic than the our hotel. Beautifully clean and delightful attentive staff.............................................................................................

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Totton,Hants
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate at the Cafe Bateel, Dubai Marina, 4 times in the short stay at the marina. We were not disappointed, there was a varied menu which was well cooked and very well presented. The staff at all times were courteous, polite and efficient. In fact we enjoyed every meal we had there. To say the Bateel is a 'cafe'... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

I had the cheesecake. It was very good. My partner had the penne arbibiatta and really enjoyed the dish. It was moderately to expensively priced. Would visit here again.

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Cairo, Egypt
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Has a great view and atmosphere. The food is very good. The staff is friendly. They open from the early hours of morning which is good for an early breakfast on the marina.

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Thank Mostafa S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Love the food and the setting perfect for business breakfast or lunch in DIFC. I tried their rocket salad, salmon avocado salad, Lavant breakfast, shakshouka, club sandwich, bresaola sandwich and a specialty chicken dish that I forgot the name of.

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Thank Lana A
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Recently refurbished and doubled in size this Bateel has plenty of indoor and outdoor seating areas. Nice terrace overlooking the marina - smoking and non-smoking areas. Menu, as other Bateels, is a mix of local and international dishes.

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Thank ThenTryThis
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I have visited cafe Bateel in various places, many times since living in Dubai. It belongs in a handful of places that every time you go, you know the standard will be the same- EXCELLENT!!! However, upon walking in to this particular branch, I was made to feel exceptionally uneasy by one member of staff who looked me up and... More 

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Dubai
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Its a good place if you need a quiet atmosphere...i liked the coffee and the diverse items they have.... I like to go there for reading and having some time with myself.... Try it.....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Cafe, Italian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 03:00
Monday
10:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 03:00
Thursday
10:00 - 03:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit B-5, below Al Mesk Tower | Dubai Marina Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > The Marina
  • Neighbourhood: The Marina
  • Phone Number: +971 4 368 4696
Description
COME FOR COFFEE, STAY FOR LUNCH Taking the brand a step beyond gourmet products, Cafe Bateel represents the ultimate Bateel experience. A seamless blend of European cafe elegance and the distinct character of our Arabic heritage, Cafe Bateel provides a warm and sophisticated ambiance where you can enjoy extraordinary gourmet cuisine.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in The Marina

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The Marina
It’s hard to believe that only a decade ago there was no marina. Opened in 2003, the man-made marina runs along a 3km stretch of shoreline. A heady mix of luxurious hotels, apartment buildings, and cafes, the marina hosts regular community events and markets, and is a wonderful place to while away an afternoon or evening. Spectacular at night when the skyscrapers glisten, here you can enjoy dinner on the beach next to the sea, or visit a high-rise bar in a hotel for a magnificent view across the Gulf and the man-made Palm Island, with the world-famous Atlantis Hotel at its end. The Walk at Jumeirah beach Residences is a pedestrianized stretch leading to a new development: The Beach. It’s one of the few places where Gulf nationals mix with tourists and Western ex-pats. It’s a popular place to show off your supercar for an evening, so watch out for Lamborghinis, Maseratis, and Ferraris in abundance.
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