That fine and fancy model of the Japanese lounge bar and dining space has been tried, tested and perfected in Dubai. Now, picking up where Yuan left off, the latest twist is a Chinese- inspired version. Named after the auspicious number eight (‘BÀ’ in Mandarin), this restaurant and lounge at the Fairmont The Palm is one of a handful of new venues raising the stakes for Chinese food in Dubai. As a bar however, it may be too far down the frond to attract non-diners.
Bā Restaurant & Lounge