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Best restaurants, bars and lounges in the Arabian Ranches

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A selection of the restaurants, bars and lounges in the Arabian Ranches area

Words by Komal Pamwani in The Guides · Mar 5th, 2018

 Are you passionate about food? but don't know where to dine in the Arabian Ranches? Fret not! Luxhabitat brings you a list of the the best restaurants, bars and lounges in the neighbourhood. 


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1. Palermo

This fine dining restaurant offers an exceptional dining experience. The restaurant is situated in the verdant surroundings of the Dubai Polo and Equestrian club. Its specials include  seafood and steak. The place is well known for their Friday Polo brunch that overlooks the game being played on the field. The brunch is priced at AED 275 (Non-Alcoholic Package) & AED 375 (Alcoholic Package) and it is from 1-4 pm.

Location : Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club, Al Qudra Road, Opposite Arabian Ranches, Dubai

Contact   : 04 4238884

2. Maison Mathis

Maison Mathis is a casual dining restaurant that overlooks the Arabian Ranches golf course. It is a licensed restaurant that serves European cuisine. We would recommend making a booking if you wish to sit outside, as it is usually full when the weather is favourable. It offers a great breakfast selection, that goes on from 7 am - 2 pm. Great place to either come with family or just hang out with friends.

 Location : Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Arabian Ranches, Dubai

Contact   : 04 4501313

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3. Ranches Restaurant

Ranches Restaurant is another casual dining  restaurant located in the Arabian ranches Golf club. The restaurant serves European and Asian cuisine, the food here is not too heavy and feels more like a home made meal complimented with a brilliant view and live music. This is a licensed restaurant that organises events for all age groups including a Back to school brunch for kids or a binge on burger festival. 

Location : Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Lobby Level, Arabian Ranches, Dubai

Contact   : 04 3607935

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4. Shakespeare And Co.

Shakespeare & Co. is one of the most famous Victorian themed shisha cafes in Dubai. The Arabian Ranches branch serves one of the best shishas and has a great Lebanese menu and an amazing range of desserts. The wide breakfast spread is also very famous among residents. The cafe is a favourite among families in the neighborhood and is spread across 2 levels of spacious seating and an outdoor terrace. The cafe is open from 7 Am to 1 AM.

 Location : Community Centre, Arabian Ranches, Dubai 

 Contact : 04 4470444

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Bars & Lounges

1. Arabian Ranches Golf Club

Arabian Ranches Golf Club is situated in the heart of the area. The neighbourhood is surrounded by European style villas that are available for rent and saleThe Golf Club is very famous among the residents; it is a popular lifestyle spot that provides access to an 18 hole golf course, an array of restaurants, bars & lounges. Most of the eateries in the club are licensed. Some of the most famous ones are Maison Mathis & Birdies Sports Lounge. 

 Maison Mathis offers an exquisite dining & social experience, The place has a live band performing and hosts ladies night every Wednesday. It is apt if you looking for a place to grab a few drinks and enjoy the view. 

 Birdies Sports Lounge, on the other hand, is designed for sports fanatics, those who are looking for a chill lounge to watch the games with family/ friends and few bubbles.

2. Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club

The club is home to show jumping, horse riding and of course, polo. The club has an exclusive range of restaurants that are licensed. It is perfectly located opposite Arabian Ranches, very close to Studio City. 

Some of the options there are :

1. Ippos - It is the ideal destination to grab a few drinks and relax with a friends/ family and enjoy the beautiful view of the polo field and villas. It is open daily from 4 pm to 12 am. 

2. Splash Pool Bar-  This alfresco dining bar is located by a pool side. It's a quintessential place to relax and enjoy a drink or any of their thirst quenching beverages. They also offer made to order quick bites and sandwiches.