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! 

Pre-show Dinner - AED 240
Three course set menu + One House beverage from our specially selected menu (Alcoholic or Non-Alcoholic available)
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



Drawing inspiration from the beauty and flavours of Italy, Belcanto presents a captivating gastronomic journey. Each dish on the menu has been carefully crafted by Head Chef Fabrizio Lusenti using the freshest and finest seasonal ingredients. 

Situated atop the Dubai Opera, immerse yourself in a warm and inviting atmosphere, whether it's for a pre-show or post-show dinner. Beyond its delectable cuisine, Belcanto also boasts a diverse array of entertainment, and is an ideal venue for hosting private events in a luxurious setting.

Email address:

04 456 0936


Bisou is the fine dining restaurant that promises an unforgettable dining experience that marries the refined elegance of French cuisine with the warm hospitality of Middle Eastern traditions. At the helm of Bisou's culinary adventure are the renowned Brand Chef Vladimir Chistyakov and Chef Alexander Loschinin, who have masterfully curated a menu that showcases the harmonious fusion of French and Middle Eastern flavors. Signature dishes, such as exotic Dates with Tahina Yuzu and lavish Black Caviar, indulgent Foie Gras Terrine paired with sweet apricots, and the richly satisfying Lamb Shoulder accompanied by root vegetables, are designed to transport diners to a realm of unparalleled gastronomic delight. Adding to the immersive experience, Bisou's bar extends an invitation to a journey inspired by the love and creativity found within the pages of classic literature.

Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 9AM – 12 AM

Special menu (tickets + set menu at Bisou) for AED350 per person.

Signature chef selection

— sphere royale foie gras, black caviar, truffle 

— sphere royale veal chorizo 

— sphere royale Cantabrian anchovies 

— truffle French fries 

— madeleine pistachio and chocolate truffle 

— bubbles


The fine dining Alba’s cuisine serves as a bridge connecting Asia with Europe on a single plate, symbolizing the vibrant life of the metropolis where cultures seamlessly blend together. Drawing inspiration from China, Japan, South Korea, and infused with Mediterranean flair, the restaurant promises unexpected flavours and delectable dishes, where guests can savour the joy of delicious food every day. Guided by the expertise of renowned Brand Chef Vladimir Chistyakov and Chef Minho Ted Shin, the signature dishes feature, Scallops Crudo, Beef Yuk-Hwe, a luxurious blend of Uni, Truffle, and Caviar and Wagyu Maki served with delicious Foie Gras. Alba boasts a captivating bar concept and an array of the highest quality organic teas, from green teas, oolongs, to soothing herbal blends. 

Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 6PM – 12 AM