There may be the odd French cliché thrown in the mix here, but if you’re not in the mood for a glitzy nightclub crowd this is one of the best alternatives in the area, with a decent selection of drinks options. Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 331 1111).
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