Dubai is unsurprisingly one of the most visited cities in the world and that’s a no brainer; the city is rich, filled with wonders, and it is popularly known for its exotic lifestyle and world-class shopping malls. Also unsurprisingly, in the food industry, Dubai is known for its top-tier culinary scene and luxurious restaurants with exquisite dishes prepared by Michelin-starred chefs, some of which are located in some of the city’s most expensive hotels. However, you don’t always have to break the bank before you enjoy a nice time and dish in Dubai due to the city’s expensiveness, there are budget-friendly restaurants where you can have delicious meals too.

Dubai is undeniably a beautiful city; the glimmering lights at night, tall skyscrapers, and attractive tourist centers have all given the city irresistible views that one can’t help but pause to look at. There are so many ways to enjoy these views, you can even enjoy them by walking or taking a trip to some of these exotic skyscrapers.

Some restaurants also provide you with the chance to enjoy the amazing city views because of their location, and these are 10 Dubai restaurants with the best views of the city in 2021.

1. At.Mosphere

The world’s tallest restaurant doesn’t just offer great cuisines, it also offers you the best city view, the best you can get in the city. Located at the 122nd floor of the world’s tallest building, Burj Khalifa, the restaurant is also widely known as one that serves some of the best dishes in Dubai. Dining at the restaurant is absolutely great and one which will leave you with an unforgettable experience.

2. Al Grissino Restaurant & Lounge

The famous Italian restaurant is located at the 16th floor of the Emirates Financial Towers, offering its customers epic views across the Downtown Dubai. Al Grissino serves some of the best Italian cuisines in the city including pasta and risotto, coupled with very delicious sea food.

3. Level 43 Sky Lounge

The famous Level 43 Sky Lounge also deserves a place on this list for its incredible views that stretch right across Dubai, including a prime view of the Burj Khalifa. Other places you can view from this iconic lounge includes the Burj Al Arab, Atlantis, Dubai Mall, and the Jumeirah coastline. As a matter of fact, what the lounge is mostly known for is the breathtaking views it offers its customers.

4. Al Dawaar Revolving Restaurant

Al Dawaar Revolving Restaurant is situated at the Hyatt Regency, on the 25th floor where you can enjoy panoramic views with floor to ceiling windows that makes the entire restaurant revolve as you dine, giving you 360 degree views of the city of Dubai. People love to go to this place because it’s definitely worth not just a visit, but countless ones.

5. Skyview Bar & Restaurant

The Skyview Bar & Restaurant is in a class of its own, with wonderful cuisines coupled with amazing city views. Located on the 27th floor of the iconic Burj Al Arab, Skyview Bar and Restaurant offers panoramic views of the Dubai’s ocean, the Jumeirah Beach Hotel, and many more.

6. Pierchic

This might as well be the most peaceful restaurant on this list because of its serene location. Built on a little pier that stretches out to the water which present you the view of the iconic sail-shaped Burj Al Arab and the Dubai Marina skyline while you enjoy some of the best cuisines in the city. It is unsurprisingly expensive but it’s worth it in the end.

7. Paru

Located at the recently opened Bluewaters Island, Paru is owned by the famous Korean Michelin starred chef Akira Back, and its location has made it a perfect place to enjoy not only wonderful dishes, but also great views of the city. The arrangement and interior of this restaurant is very luxurious and apart from enjoying wonderful city views, you’re going to feel more at home.

8. Al Muntaha

Al Muntaha is located on the 27th floor of the iconic Burj Al Arab where it gracefully serves its customers class French cuisines from head chef Francky Semblat. The restaurant also offers you amazing views of the city from one of the world’s most famous hotel.

9. Observatory

Observatory is known all over the city for being a restaurant where one can have late-night dinner and drinks with the best views of the city at night. Night scenes are always wonderful, with the lights beaming through the city and this is what the Observatory offers asides it’s delicious local and foreign dishes.

10. Khyber

An Indian restaurant, Khyber is located on the 15th floor of the Royal Hideaway Hotel in the infamous Palm Jumeirah with a 180-degree view of the Dubai Marina. The multi-award winning restaurant has hosted celebrity guests like Sir Paul McCartney, Richard Gere and Demi Moore.