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Head Chef for the Palm in Dubai

Chef behind world’s number one restaurant is opening on The Palm

Chef Massimo Bottura, the mastermind behind three Michelin-starred Osteria Francescana is opening a restaurant in Dubai later this year.

The chef, who saw Osteria Francescana crowned number one in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants this year, will open a more casual venue in Dubai, called Torno Subito.

Set to be his first restaurant outside of Italy, the venue describes that it will take ‘guests on a journey back to 1960s Italy, where the vibe is sophisticated and social, but laidback’.

Food will be available both indoors and on the terrace, and will even be available to order for a picnic on the lagoon or to your bed at the beach.

When it opens later this year, W Dubai The Palm will be home to 350 guest rooms, including 58 suites. There will be a big leisure and spa focus too, with the region’s first AWAY Spa which combines a lively atmosphere with the ultimate pampering experience, a wet deck that sets the scene for poolside play, and a state-of-the-art gym.

Caesars Palace Dubai

Ceasars Palace Dubai

Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai invites you to experience trailblazing luxury and legendary service on the shores of Dubai, the most luxurious modern day metropolis in the world. Built on an island oasis, Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai is an immersive resort featuring epic dining experiences, awe-inspiring entertainment and indulgent amenities.

Located on the lavish man-made island of Bluewaters, connecting to the iconic Jumeirah Beach, Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai presents all the signature elements of the Caesars Palace resort brand: from epic dining experiences and awe-inspiring entertainment, to indulgent amenities and legendary service, here every guest will be treated like a Caesar.

178 luxury accommodations and 96 hotel apartments with access to a private beach oasis 6 cutting-edge restaurants, bars and lounges, Beautifully designed spa and wellness center and breathtaking views of Ain Dubai, the world’s largest observation wheel (opening 2019).

Where to dine in Dubai with a view of the blue

Here are is a few of our favourite Dubai beachside dining escapes.

Alfresco Dining Options in Dubai

Satisfy your seafood fix at Fish Beach Taverna
This latest addition to the beach dining scene offers fresh, fuss-free fish paired with the finest ingredients (some handpicked from Turkey), served on the white sands. With a home-cooked vibe straight from the Aegean region, relax by the sound of the waves and take in the stunning sunset over the water with the twinkling lights of Dubai Marina behind you.

Le Meridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina

Go beach chic at Jetty Lounge, One&Only Royal Mirage
Located right by the waterfront near the in-house jetty, this lounge is beach chic at its best. Relaxed sofa seating and chill-out tunes set the mood for the international menu of light bites and beverages. Pull up a chair in one of the private cabanas at the water’s edge, and nibble on Middle Eastern mezze, Mexican tortilla chips, Asian teriyaki, or European quiches, while watching the sun go down.

Soak in the waves at Shimmers
Measured solely by location, Shimmers gets top marks. Add to that a hearty menu of Greek cuisine, and you’ve landed a winner. Sitting in the heart of Madinat Jumeirah’s exclusive private beach, this relaxed eatery offers views of the azure sea, white beach and the spectacular Burj Al Arab. Try their “Real” Greek Salad with Kalamata olives and feta cheese or savour slow-cooked lamb infused with oregano.

Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah

Experience Emirati hospitality at Seven Sands
Tuck into the rich spices of Arabia at Seven Sands located in the urban-beach hybrid, aptly named The Beach. Named after the seven emirates that make up the UAE, Seven Sands takes you on a whirlwind journey through the history of Emirati cuisine, with recipes passed down generations.

The Beach, JBR