Keeping our boys and girls engaged in activities outside school is at the top of most parents’ list. It is during our children’s formative years where their minds are open to new challenges, and signing them up for afterschool activities help to hone in on their passions. Luckily for our youngsters, Dubai and Abu Dhabi…Read More
Following the recent ease of restrictions in Dubai such as the reopening of major public parks and beaches, comes the reopening of our favourite family restaurants! Yay!
Standalone restaurants and restaurants in hotels are now welcoming back children between 3-12 years old and also adults above 60. Entry into restaurants inside malls are, however, still not permitted for this group.
Check out just some of the restaurants below that are open to your kids, and remember to follow the necessary safety precautions such as keeping distance from others (at least 2 metres), wearing your masks and keeping your visit to the restaurant to less than 3 hours.
Cafe Confetti offers everything you expect at a cafe plus a kids’ corner where little ones can play. They also have fun desserts like ice cream spaghetti that your kids are gonna love!
To limit the number of guests for safety reasons, only 4 tables are available inside and 3 tables outside.
All small toys have been removed for sanitary purposes.
Find a wide range of food for all tastes, including bread, cakes, sandwiches, ssian fusion, all-day breakfasts, salads and a wide range of shakes at this specialty German restaurant and bakery. They specialize in providing healthy food and all of the menu items have been selected for their nutritional value. Gluten-free options are also available at this family-owned gem.
This hip and trendy destination serves fun and flavoursome treats for the whole family. With a small play area, too, you can keep the kiddies entertained while you enjoy your food.
Kids below 3 years old are not permitted
As spaces are limited, click CALL NOW to reserve for dine-in (just to be safe)
Tom & Serg
Enjoy the homey, laidback atmosphere of Tom & Serg while sipping on a hot cup of gourmet coffee, and let the kids do their own thing on the second floor. The cafe has set up a special kids’ area for your little ones’ entertainment. Their kids’ menu includes yummy options such as apple pancakes, chicken quesadillas, kids spaghetti, and more.
Kids below 3 years old are not permitted to enter.
Jebel Ali Recreation Club
Located at the heart of Jebel Ali Village, this community destination offers you and your family dining, fitness, pool and even a four-screen dine-in movie complex (for kids 15yrs and above only).
Find options such as salads, pizzas and classics, the likes of butter chicken and fish & chips on their menu.
Kids below the age of 3 are not permitted to enter, and some facilities may still be closed to the public.
This perfect family spot comes with a terrace offering views over the golf course to soak in while you enjoy a breakfast or a nibble on one of the baked treats they serve. There’s also a climbing frame to keep the little ones entertained.
Booking is mandatory.
Couqley French Bistro
There’s something to love for both big and small at this friendly French bistro. Delicious gourmet food and a glass of grape pander to mum and dad while the little ones can choose from the yummy kids’ menu and even hang out in the fun play zone complete with comfy seating, a TV playing children’s movies and more!
Spaces are limited so call ahead to reserve for dine-in (just to be safe).
Luigia Italian Restaurant
We’re typically ecstatic when someone tells us about a place that serves authentic Italian, delicious pizza. But when they also tell us that the same restaurant has a children’s play area with its own cinema, we’re automatically calling the place to book dinner. Leave Luigiana feeling full with some extra happy kids.
Kids below 3 years old may not be permitted to enter.
Call ahead to reserve for dine-in.