Don’t be fooled by the name, because hidden away behind the Spinney’s warehouse in Al Quoz lies an Aladdin’s cave for every burgeoning chef. From chequered chef trousers and enormous catering-size cooking pots to teacups and egg slicers, this well-stocked shop has everything you could possibly imagine you might need to dominate in the kitchen. Best for: Kitting out your kitchen with all the essentials in one shop – and if it’s so niche you can’t find it anywhere else in Dubai, it is almost certain to be here.
Open 9am-6pm, Sun-Thurs; The Courtyard, Al Quoz (04 347 4727). To see 100 more of best shops in Dubai, click here.