New Japanese restaurant and bar Hanami opens on Palm Jumeirah

Tuck into sharing-style Japanese street-food dishes with skyline views

New Japanese restaurant and bar Hanami opens on Palm Jumeirah

The lively, neon-lit streets of Japan’s capital are filled with all sorts of delicious street food, and now those Tokyo vibes are being brought to Dubai at brand-new restaurant Hanami.

The all-new Japanese restaurant and bar has opened its doors on Palm Jumeirah, and it’s promising sharing-style street-food dishes, a Tokyo-inspired beverage selection and panoramic views of Dubai’s skyline.

Hanami is on the 15th floor of the Andaz Dubai The Palm and promises ‘bold splashes of colour, light and sound, along with a pinch of western flair”.

Headed by chef Yutaka, the restaurant has designed a menu symbolise Tokyo’s culture of social dining, with an array of sharing dishes on offer.

Food-wise diners can expect nori tacos, and tempura, sushi moriawase platters, maki rolls, charcoal grill-skewers, burgers and more.

Hanami's interiors hold a spacious open-kitchen and sushi counter, so foodies can watch the expert chefs in action cooking up locally-sourced produce.

There’s also an exclusive Iron Chef’s Table, which gives up to eight diners a chance to try a seasonal and theatrical menu, done by a personal dedicated chef.

The bar will serve a range of mixed drinks and Japanese beverages, while there's also an outdoor terrace.

The restaurant and bar is open from Saturday to Wednesday from 6pm until midnight, and from Thursday and Friday from 6pm until 1am.

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Open Sat-Wed 6pm-midnight, Thu-Fri 6pm-1am. Andaz Dubai The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 581 4037).

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