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    Dubai's best local bars

    Get your feet nicely under the table at these communal hangouts

  • 11 Rooftop bars in Dubai
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    11 Rooftop bars in Dubai

    Get outside and soak up the views. We round up 11 lovely lofty spots

  • 30 cheap nights out in Dubai
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    30 cheap nights out in Dubai

    Pool halls, sports bars, even trendy spots in the Financial District. Here are the essential places...

LATEST REVIEWS

  • Secret Terrace

    New Business Bay rooftop bar with Burj Khalifa views and a relaxe...

  • Qube Sports Bar

    A blokey sporty spot that simply does the job

  • SQUARE

    Revamped nightclub that’s still just a little bit too quiet

  • McGettigan’s JBR

    Something of a “lite” version of the much-loved Irish pub chain

  • Siddharta Lounge by Buddha-Bar
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    Siddharta Lounge by Buddha-Bar

    Chic rooftop bar in Dubai Marina with an upmarket vibe

  • D70
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    D70

    An intimate, classy spot that’s great for pre-dinner drinks

  • Coco on 8
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    Coco on 8

    Cool, Miami-style pool bar that’s good for a laid-back drink, but needs some tweaks

Time Out Dubai Nightlife Awards

  • Dubai’s Best Nights Out revealed
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    Dubai’s Best Nights Out revealed

    After an entire year of reviewing, we finally reveal the winners of the Time Out Dubai Music & Nightlife...

  • Time Out Nightlife Awards 2017 winners
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    Time Out Nightlife Awards 2017 winners

    After an entire year of reviewing, we finally reveal the winners of the Time Out Music & Nightlife awards...

  • Time Out Nightlife Awards 2017 arrivals
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    Time Out Nightlife Awards 2017 arrivals

  • Outstanding Contribution
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    Outstanding Contribution

    Dennis McGettigan, CEO, Bonnington Hotel and McGettigan’s Ir...

  • Nightlife Awards 2017 After party
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    Nightlife Awards 2017 After party

    The Cavalli Club hosted the Music and Nightlife Awards after...

REVISTING OLD FAVOURITES

  • Karma Kafé
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    Karma Kafé

    The fashionable crowd unite at this Souk Al Bahar spot

  • Biber Lounge
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    Biber Lounge

    Eclectic bar that shouldn't suffer just because of its location

  • Sass Café
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    Sass Café

    Does the Monaco import measure up to its DIFC rivals?

  • Barasti
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    Barasti

    Twenty years on and Dubai's most popular beach bar, Braasti, is still...

  • Nasimi Beach
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    Nasimi Beach

    Get Nasimi Beach contact details, hours, latest info and reviews of their services, and find nearby...

  • Estrellas Skyline Lounge
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    Estrellas Skyline Lounge

    Bur Dubai's new must-visit rooftop lounge boasts great views and service

TOP PICKS

  • 10 new ladies
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    10 new ladies' nights

    Our verdict on Dubai’s newest ladies’ nights

  • 10 best mocktails
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    10 best mocktails

    Shaken or stirred enjoy these alcohol-free drinks in Dubai bars

  • 10 bars that remind us of movies
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    10 bars that remind us of movies

    A-list bars in Dubai and the movies they could have been in

  • 12 sky-high bars
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    12 sky-high bars

    Want to really impress your guests? How about this – 12 gasp...

  • 11 novel nights out
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    11 novel nights out

    Check out these must-visit venues for an alternative evening

  • Qube Sports Bar
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    Qube Sports Bar

    A blokey sporty spot that simply does the job

  • Three new rooftop bars to try
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    Three new rooftop bars to try

    Two brand-new spots and one revamped classic on Sheikh Zayed Road

  • Dubai’s Christmassiest bars
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    Dubai’s Christmassiest bars

    Nine of the most festive spaces to see you through the season

  • Sneak peek photos of brand-new bar Axe House in JLT
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    Sneak peek photos of brand-new bar Axe House in JLT

    We've got early shots of the brand-new craft hops bar opening up in JLT

  • The Agency
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    The Agency

    A stalwart of the Madinat Jumeirah’s bar scene