Best pub in Dubai Winner Loca The combination of good Mexican cuisine, live music and sport as well as a relaxed, intimate space, Loca ticks a lot of boxes for us. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah (04 346 1111).
Highly Commended Best pub in Dubai McGettigan’s With a large patio, live music, an amazing atmosphere for big sporting occasions and a friendly, relaxed atmosphere, it’s clear why this place is the go-to local for so many people. Bonnington Jumeirah Lakes Towers (800 6247).
Highly Commended Best pub in Dubai The Irish Village The huge garden, competitive prices and regular live music explains why this ever-popular pub celebrated its 17th anniversary in October last year. Garhoud (04 239 5000).
Belgian Beer Café
For the sheer selection of premium European drinks, lively atmosphere and decent food, we’re big fans of this Belgian-take on a classic drinking den. The terrace views of the Burj Al Arab merely reinforce these credentials.