We had the opportunity to dine in Dubai’s only revolving restaurant, Al Dawaar, on a Wednesday. Located on the 25th floor (rooftop floor) of Hyatt Regency Dubai, Al Dawaar offers an international menu, live kitchen, and the unique experience of dining while the restaurant floor moves slowly so you can enjoy a 360 degree view of the city.

I’ve read about this restaurant from other Dubai bloggers a few years back and now that there’s an opportunity to sample a dinner buffet, I was excited to bring my wife here for a date night.

Alcohol: YES

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Hyatt Regency Dubai – Corniche

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view of Dubai skyline

Restaurant Review: Al Dawaar Rooftop Revolving Restaurant in Hyatt Regency Dubai

The restaurant was closed for a few months due to the health crisis. Now that they have reopened, Al Dawaar has reintroduced its food stations while following safety guidelines.

As always, we try our best to arrive early as this allows me to take photos of the food untouched. The hostess took us to a table on the window side so my wife could sit comfortably while I go do blogging duties. 🙂

The interior features colonial design with white shutters and French windows, striking green velvet and rattan furniture, and wooden floor. During the day, the ambiance is bright. During the night, the restaurant exudes an intimate setting where the panoramic views of the city and its lights serve as a beautiful backdrop which makes for a memorable dinner.

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inside the restaurant

view of Dubai Corniche

corniche area at night

Delicious Five-Star Dinner

The buffet dinner started at 7pm. There were a variety of options from tandoor, wok fry, rotisserie, steam pots and frying pans. We also had a serving of salads, sushi and sashimi, ‘catch of the day’, Arabic Mezze, smoked fish, cold cuts and seafood items.

This dinner experience comes with innovative, handcrafted cocktails, finest wines, and decadent desserts.

salad sushi mezze dumplings at al dawaar

salads – sushi – dumplings

fresh seafood bar al dawaar dubai

fresh seafood bar

al dawaar fine dining restaurant buffet

salads, cold mezzes, bread

dinner buffet at al dawaar restaurant dubai

US Prime Rib – Seafood catch of the day (Seabream)

main course dishes at al dawaar restaurant

grilled meat, grilled chicken, seafood, etc.

kunafa al dawaar dubai

kunafa

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Assorted Arabic dessert and international sweets – they have ice cream too

desserts at al dawaar

delicious sweets

View of Dubai from Al Dawaar

The revolving feature of the restaurant was something my wife and I were curious about. It was interesting to experience it ourselves and it’s something you may want to try if you’re looking for a distinctive and memorable dining affair.

You will be sitting in a moving platform and you get a different view of the city as the delicious offerings. Be advised though not to place your belongings on the side of the window as it may get left behind as your table moves.

al dawaar revolving restaurant view

view of Dubai from Al Dawaar

view of Dubai from Al Dawaar restaurant

another view of the water and Old Dubai

al dawaar restaurant drinks

bar counter – order your drinks from your table by scanning a barcode for the drinks menu

date night al dawaar dubai

date night at Al Dewaar

If you’re someone who likes to have a special dining experience, this is one of those restaurants that’s worth trying. While the restaurant’s revolving feature is an interesting experience in itself, the quality of the food is also very good.

Al Dawaar Restaurant, Dubai’s only revolving restaurant has now reopened. It is open from Wednesday to Saturday for dinner and for Sky Brunch on Friday. For restaurant reservations, call +971 4 2096887

Dinner Every Wednesday to Saturday from 7:00pm to 11:00pm
AED 229 per person (excluding beverages)
AED 115 per child between 6 to 12 years (excluding beverages)
Children under 6 years eat for free

SkyBrunch Every Friday from 12:30pm to 4:00pm

AED 249 per person including soft beverages
AED 369 per person including house beverages
AED 569 per person including champagne
AED 125, child between 6 to 12 years
Children under 6 years eat for free

Video: Al Dawaar Restaurant Dubai

Check out this quick video from Hyatt Hotels about what you can expect from this restaurant:

Al Dawaar Revolving Restaurant - Hyatt Regency Dubai Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

Contact Information

Address: 25th Floor, Hyatt Regency Dubai – 25th – Al Khaleej Rd – Dubai
Telephone Number: +971 4 209 6887
Website: https://www.hyattrestaurants.com/en/dining/uae/dubai/international-restaurant-in-deira-corniche-al-dawaar-revolving-restaurant

Instagram: @aldawaar
Facebook: @AlDawaar, @HyattRegencyDubai

Google Map Location

Below is a map guide to the location of Hyatt Regency Dubai. Press the 25th floor on the elevator to get to Al Dawaar:

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