Restaurants in Dubai: Three 24 Hour Favourites

  • November 19, 2019

Given the fast-paced life in Dubai and a plethora of Service Delivery apps available right at your fingertips, grabbing your next favourite meal and having them right at your doorstep is a breeze. But what about your late night cravings and comfort food? Don’t worry, Dubai gets close to the city that never sleeps as we have rounded up three 24 Hour restaurants for your midnight binge in your nearest neighbourhood



IHOP has been a long-standing food chain and American diner serving hearty bites and breakfast. Our favourite items such as Pancakes, French Toasts, Crepes and Waffles are a staple, but this house has so much more to offer. Have a refreshing sip of fresh juices, splashers or whip your house-made milkshake. IHOP has become a favourite meeting place for family, friends and colleagues any time of the day.


Must try: Split Decision Breakfast; Avocado, Tomato and Eggs Benedict; Splashers and Classic Milkshakes


Cost: approx. 200 AED for two persons


Location: Next to Al Fattan Marina Tower 2, The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residences. Visitors and residents can always go down to IHOP tucked in the among the residential properties and vibrant promenade in JBR.


Operation: Falafel

Operation: Falafel is a restaurant located across the Al Barsha Community in Dubai. The Community lies in Umm Suqeim Road and is lined up with lavish, fully furnished apartments and business districts where families, friends and work peers get to enjoy a selection of Arabic serving. Operation: Falafel caters healthy options for both vegetarian and non-vegetarian diets. It is not called Operation: Falafel for nothing, as their mission is to serve best selling dishes such as Classic Falafel, O.F Sliders Box, Falafel Sandwiches, Platters and Wraps. It also comes in a great order packaging, perfect for sharing and picnics! It is so good; they are even looking to expand in the UK.


Must try: Sliders Box (in Classic Falafel, Chicken or Beef Shawarma, or mixed!)


Cost: approx. 155 AED for two persons


Location: The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence 2, near Sofitel Hotel and Dubai Media City CNBC Building C7.


Zaatar w Zeit

Zaatar w Zeit is a Lebanese urban eatery operating more than 70 outlets throughout the Middle East and over 20 outlets in the UAE. The names Zaatar and Zeit refers to Thyme and Olive Oil in Arabic, the most common elements in preparation of Middle Eastern cuisines. Zaatar w Zeit has been a household name in Dubai and is well-spread throughout the city’s business districts like Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai Media City and Business Bay; shopping promenades like Dubai Marina, Mall of the Emirates and Dubai Mall and residence areas like Jumeirah Beach Residences and The Springs Souk. The eatery also offers dairy free and vegan friendly options.


Must try: Zaatar and Cheese Manakeesh, Quinoa Halloumi Salad, Levantine Lentil Soup and Dessert Cups


Cost: approx. 145 AED for two persons


Location: You may find a 24-hour Zaatar w Zeit in your nearest neighbourhood

Dubai Marina - Marina View Towers - Marina View Tower A - Braih St.

JBR – Amwaj, The Walk

TECOM, Barsha Heights - Thuraya Telecommunications Tower, Ground Level

Dubai Media City - Office Park Building, Abdullah Omran Taryam St.



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