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Al Mahara

| Ground Floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 301 7600
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
| Ground Floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Imagine chomping down on seafood while a shark circles 1 meter away. This is what it's like at the Nathan Outlaw restaurant. Definitely stick to the seafood here, it's the feature. I had some amazing seafood for the appetizer. I had a steak for the...More

Thank dbracey78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic food, atmosphere and service. What more could anybody ask for especially when celebrating a special ocassion

Thank PaulineBlayney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well the place is cozy and nice, the food is good but ild say its really overpriced from a quality price ratio perspective

Thank Souheil J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all I am fully aware that Nathan Outlaw is a fantastic chef and that his restaurant in Cornwall is top notch and well worthy of its 2 michelin stars. His recent opening in Dubai at the Burj Al Arab is not. Not even...More

Thank Paul M
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paul M, I am truly sorry to hear that you did not enjoy Nathan's restaurant in Dubai. Nathan's restaurant in Cornwall is a truly special place and I agree, it is very different to this one in Dubai. I have worked for Nathan for...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

The ambience of Al Mahara is very romantic and classy. Food is alright given its exorbitant price. We have honestly expected a bit better for the food in the so called "world's seven star hotel". I would say it is worth paying a visit to...More

Thank Michael852
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We had a short layover in Dubai on our trip to South Africa. We opted to stay at the Burj Al Arab and no disappointments here on any level. The concierge suggested we dine at Al Mahara. The menu was exquisite and artfully presented. The...More

Thank Cupcardriver
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Great food with Imaginary flavors for seafood , I loved it's food and location, But the price is too much high

Thank eng_ahmed_alshamsi
Reviewed 24 July 2017

very expensive restaurant but something to try at least once in life, i enjoed fish and the view of the acquariymMore

Thank Michela T
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Dear Michela T, Thank you very much for taking the time to review our restaurant. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your experience with us. I do hope that we will have the chance to welcome you back again (maybe it can be...More

Reviewed 18 July 2017

The location is amazing and almost makes you forget your meal and yet you are eating some great sea food while fish swim by.

Thank mavnick
Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Dear mavnick, Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time with us (and the fish)!! We hope to see you again soon. With kindest regards, Sharon

Reviewed 5 July 2017

I had not been to this restaurant for about 10 years so thought I should give it another go. Thankfully, they no longer made you ride the fake submarine, which was a mixture of Captain Nemo meets Sponge Bob Square Pants. We arrived and were...More

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Sharon M, Manager at Al Mahara, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Dear scgm869, Thank you very much for taking the time to review the restaurant. I remember you well and I am very pleased that you enjoyed your evening with us. I am sorry to hear that you feel we are overpriced and I will certainly...More

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17 July 2017|
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Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know what that meant. We didn't have to pay anything at the time of reservation. We went with the set menu package for dinner. We paid after the meals based on the package price.
Long N
3 February 2017|
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Response from Samir K | Reviewed this property |
$250+ per head without alcohol for 3 courses (excluding lobsters, crabs, caviar etc.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$120 - US$230
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Ground Floor, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 301 7600
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Dubai's freshest catch has landed at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Nathan Outlaw is a two times Michelin-star winner from England, specialising in the very best seafood. Experience for yourself the critically acclaimed seafood connoisseur's unique cooking style and his deeply satisfying signature dishes. Rediscover Al Mahara, reimagined to accompany the new menu and new stewardship of Nathan Outlaw. Savour the relaxed atmosphere and enjoy signature beverages at one of the new open air waterfront patio tables.
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