Discover the Finest Dining Experiences

Discover a wide range of exquisite pre-theatre dinner experiences in Downtown Dubai from exclusive fine dining to chic lounges and family-friendly restaurants.

All Dining Options

Pre-Show Dinner

Enjoy the majestic backdrop of the Dubai Fountain as you dine in the beautiful Grand Circle level at Dubai Opera. The new dine-in area offers an ultra-chic and relaxed pre-show dining experience for Dubai Opera’s patrons.   

Drop in before the show for a drink and a bite with family and friends. Relax in our comfortable lobby-style seating whilst enjoying our high-quality service and new season menu. Join us after the show for the most glamorous mocktails and cocktails in the city! 

Reservation is required due to the dining areas limited capacity.

Dubai Opera, Grand Circle


The Lounge

The Lounge offers a luxurious experience to add some sparkle to your visit. Serving the finest French bubbles and canapés from two hours prior to the start of the performance.
Located inside Dubai Opera. 
The Lounge Experience – AED 225
Entry to The Lounge up to 2 hours prior to the performance and during the interval.
A welcome mini bottle (20 cl) & a platter of canapés on arrival. 

Dubai Opera Building


Belcanto restaurant

An exquisite venue where you will cherish the beauty of unique dining experience with Italian touch in a magical atmosphere.

Dubai Opera Rooftop

Weekdays: 6:00 pm to 12:30 am Weekends: 6:00 pm to 1:30 am


Armani / Hashi

Experience the best of Japan in a vibrant setting. Armani/Hashi restaurant and lounge delivers an imaginative twist on traditional and contemporary Japanese cuisine. The freshest fish is flown in daily from around the world, and complemented by a selection of speciality beverages. Enjoy panoramic terrace views of the iconic Dubai Fountain coupled with the beat of the restaurant’s resident DJ while dining on sushi, sashimi and other authentic Japanese dishes for a culinary occasion that will delight all the senses.

Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa

6:30 pm-11:30 pm (closed every Monday)

+971 4 888 3666

Armani / Amal

Gather with friends to savour the authentic taste of India in an unforgettable setting. Fresh and innovative regional Indian cuisine is on the menu at Armani/Amal, along with an impressive beverage list and selected teas.

Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa

6:30 pm-11:30 pm (closed every Sunday)

+971 4 888 3666

Asado at Palace Downtown

A tribute to the culture and history of Argentina, Asado at Palace Downtown offers cuisine created from age-old recipes and premium cellared beverages within vibrant settings in the heart of Dubai. Step in any time to delight in a blend of iconic experiences, which bring alive the soul and spirit of the old country in a cosmopolitan city.

Palace Downtown

6.00 pm – 11.30 pm

+971 4 888 3444

La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie

Located at Vida Downtown Dubai, La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie consists of an authentic Parisian-style boulangerie and café on the ground floor, with a chic bistro on the first floor. The restaurant is encased in a beautiful two-storey glass façade, and the décor throughout pays homage to the clean palette of Southern France. La Serre remains one of Dubai’s most loved and iconic Downtown restaurants and continues to offer simple, Mediterranean-inspired dishes in a warm and welcoming environment.

Vida Downtown Dubai

Bistro: 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm, Boulangerie: 6:30 pm - 10 pm

971 4 428 6969


The essence of Italy is brought to life at Armani/Ristorante, where a natural passion for the finest ingredients, exquisite flavour combinations and contemporary presentation come together in an exclusive environment that excites the palate and leaves lovers of gourmet dining wanting more. A signature tasting experience for all the senses, Italian culinary excellence is paired with uniquely personalised service, taking diners on a memorable journey from a classic aperitivo to the subtle nuances of the degustation style menu and expert recommendations from the restaurant’s own sommelier.

Armani Hotel Dubai, Burj Khalifa

Lunch: 12:30 am - 3:00 pm and Dinner: 6:30 - 11:30 pm

+971 4 888 3666

At.mosphere Burj Khalifa

The pinnacle of culinary excellence in Dubai, the award-winning At.mosphere Restaurant & Lounge offers a truly elevated dining experience from its enviable position on Level 122 of Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building. Dine on contemporary European cuisine with an innovative seasonally inspired menu of gastronomic experiences featuring the most excellent artisan products complemented by awe-inspiring views of the city far below.

Burj Khalifa, Level 122, Access via Armani Hotel Dubai

At.mosphere Restaurant open daily for lunch from 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm and dinner from 6:00 pm to 1:00 pm. At.mosphere Lounge open daily, from 12:00 pm until 2:00 am.

+971 4 888 3444

Thiptara at The Palace Downtown Dubai

Specialised in Thai cuisine with a particular emphasis on Bangkok-style seafood. Surrounded by Burj Lake, the spectacular views of The Dubai Fountain at night transform this contemporary al fresco waterfront restaurant into a truly magical setting.

Special tailor-made pre-show menu 2-course, 3-course and a 5-course at AED220, AED270 and AED290 net per person respectively. A 15% discount on “Sommelier’s wine selection” is available for our Dubai Opera guests.

Palace Downtown Dubai

6:00 pm – 11:30 pm

+971 4 888 3444