The Rib Room

Classic steakhouse in Jumeirah Emirates Towers
$$$$
  • 1

Time Out Says

The Rib Room at Jumeirah Emirates Towers is an ornate steakhouse fit for special occasions. Brimming with elegance – from the modern décor to its immaculate service – it’s everything a fancy venue should be to impress your date or to celebrate something special.

However, there’s nothing unique to make it stand out. Those expecting to be treated to a lavish display of excellently presented cuisine, neat and proper cutlery sets and waiters to serve guest’s every whim will be satisfied. But it’s all a bit same-same.

And that’s also reflected in the food. There is plenty to pick from with wagyu beef burgers, lamb chops, grilled chicken, steaks, plus, of course, ribs from a selection of countries. Despite its name, there’s a decent selection of vegetarian and seafood options, along with an incredible list of relatively reasonably-priced sides (in comparison to other steakhouses) – with the crispy triple cooked hand-cut fries and indulgent macaroni cheese being highlights.

It takes time for the dishes to arrive, due to the impressive presentation. But it’s style over substance – our steak is disappointing, oozing with flavourless juices. Sauces help, but nothing is memorable.

There are things going for The Rib Room in terms of setting and presentation, but dishes need to make more of an impact for diners to return time and again.

WHAT IS IT...
Classic steakhouse in Jumeirah Emirates Towers

WHY GO...
For excellent service, but not for the steaks

By Time Out Dubai staff  | 27 Jan 2019

Be the first to get all the latest Dubai news, reviews and deals into your inbox by signing up to our free newsletter, click here to sign up.

Details

FacilitiesDine In
Payment OptionsCash, Credit Card
Dress CodeAfter Six
12:00 PM to 11:15 PM
Sunday: 12:00 PM to 11:15 PMMonday: 12:00 PM to 11:15 PMTuesday: 12:00 PM to 11:15 PMWednesday: 12:00 PM to 11:15 PMThursday: 12:00 PM to 11:15 PMFriday: 6:00 PM to 11:15 PMSaturday: 6:00 PM to 11:15 PM
Show number 04 432 3232
Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road, Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road

Recommended for you in Restaurants

Cheat your way through the holidays with these takeaways

Chefs from the Rivington Grill and The Ivy in Dubai advise

Make your new year's resolution to indulge your tastebuds

Where to ring in the new year with dining decadence

Tuck into turkey with one of these festive meal deals

The best festive meal deals in Dubai for December 24