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Dunes Cafe at The Shangri-La Hotel

Trade Centre 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground floor, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 405 2703
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (17 reviews)
“sushi” (15 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
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International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Trade Centre 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground floor, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Breakfast buffet is amazing. Not sure the cost, it was included in my room price. Dinner is also excellent.

Thank jeffreyurke1967
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

right in the lobby, its a great place for business meetings with tea coffee snack service. ample parking, central location, 3 minutes from dubai metro and 5 minutes drive to burj khalifa, dubai mall or the financial center

Thank Shekar T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had buffet breakfast at Dunes Cafe only once while we stayed there at Shangri-La hotel. There are quite a few varieties of food to choose from but nothing standout, all just ok food. A chef at the egg station was rude. I wouldn’t recommended...More

Thank AnnaSiv
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to Troy for making our experience a pleasure and a happy Friday brunch. Will definitely come back to this place. Thanks to the whole team. We felt well cared. This is the real hospitality of a caliber beyond expectation in handling 30pax

Thank Nasir M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good food and ambience. The service is amazing specially Troy who serve our group. Will definitely come back again :)

Thank Eva Lyn A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and exceptional service for 30pax. Thanks to Mr.troy and his team. Recommended the restaurant for a surprise bday brunch for our boss and will never regret to recommend the restau again.

Thank carylmonte20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a good ambiance, food and staff. Lobsters sooooooo yummy! Troy is really good. We will refer to my friends

Thank Sunshine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were 30pax when we visited the place and never had any single issue about the service. Its friday brunch so crowd kept on coming. Hi to mr. Troy and ms. Imee and the rest of the team who managed our long table and made...More

Thank Jb J
Reviewed 13 April 2018

A trip to the Thursday Lobsterlicious evening at Dunes cafe. The food and service was very good as always, a fabulous range of foods available, lobster of course, sushi, crab, mussels, oysters etc, a small meat and pasta station and a very enjoyable desert station...More

1  Thank Derek A
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

-I always come here and amazing food with amazing team working. - I had amazing guys one His name is Ahmed Antar, Hans & Mohamed Gamal - I asked for their full name as they deserve to be recognized honestly - They have amazing knowledge...More

Thank HebaElmenabawy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trade Centre 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground floor, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 405 2703
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Dunes Café offers an all-day international dining experience that is perfect for a business lunch or relaxed dining with friends and family. Whether you choose to dine from the sumptuous buffet or a la carte, Dunes Café offers a wide selection of mouth-watering dishes, prepared at live cooking stations by world-class chefs. From breakfast through to dinner, there’s something to suit every mood and taste. Theme nights: Around The World - Every Monday (6-11pm) Prime Cuts - Every Tuesday (6-11pm) Catch of the Day - Every Wednesday (6-11pm) Lobsterlicious - Every Thursday (6-11pm) Arabesque - Every Friday (6-11pm) Indian Indulgence - Every Saturday (6-11pm) * Dunes Brunch - Every Firday (12-4pm)
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