Where to spend New Year's Eve in Dubai
Embrace the final soiree of the year and usher in 2020 with the flavours of India. Dance to a live band and celebrate with a wonderful Indian twist.
INFO: Dhs429 (unlimited house beverages), Dhs329 (soft beverages), 7pm – midnight, Ashiana, Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel, 04 207 1717
Enjoy front row seats of NYE fireworks over the Dubai Marina with ‘Blanc de Blanc’ white party. Indulge in a 5-course set dinner to mark the end of the year and dance the night away with live entertainment and a DJ.
INFO: Prices start at Dhs599, 6pm – 4am, Atelier M, Pier 7, Dubai Marina, 04 450 7766
Authentic Italian restaurant located in the heart of Dubai Marina, Bussola offers the perfect place to watch the world-famous Dubai fireworks.
INFO: Dhs395 (unlimited sparkling and house beverages), 11pm – 3am, Bussola Lounge, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai Marina, 04 511 7373
CÉ LA VI RESTAURANT & CLUB LOUNGE
With a live DJ and located on the 54th floor high in the sky, this exclusive restaurant and club scores you front row seats to the unprecedented views of the iconic Burj Khalifa fireworks and the Dubai skyline.
INFO: Dhs2,000 per person (six-course menu and unlimited house beverages), Dhs1,600 (six-course menu and soft beverages), 8pm – 3am, CÉ LA VI Restaurant & Club Lounge, Address Sky View, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, 056 515 4001
Celebrate an unforgettable New Year’s Eve at GIA with a 3-course set menu with magnificent views of the Fountains and a once in a lifetime viewing experience of the Burj Khalifa show.
From 7.30pm onwards, diners can opt for a 3-course feast of Italian dishes on the cozy outdoor terrace with a vibrant atmosphere.
INFO: Prices start at Dhs1,200, 7.30pm till late, GIA Dubai, The Dubai Mall, Fashion Avenue Extension, 04 234 99 86
HANAAYA AND ZHENG HE’S
Sample a unique international buffet with a bottle of bubbles per couple and free-flowing house beverages while enjoying a live band and stunning fireworks display when the clock strikes midnight.
INFO: Dhs 1,700 per person (1 bottle of bubbles per couple, unlimited house beverages), Dhs1,400 per teenager (12-20 years), Dhs700 per child (4-11 years),7pm till late, Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Dubai, 04 432 3232
JUMEIRAH BEACH HOTEL
Tuck into a festive buffet, sip on a bottle of bubbly per couple and enjoy unlimited house beverages. There is also live entertainment for the whole family, a DJ and of course, the main event: the spectacular fireworks display
INFO: Dhs3,420 per person (unlimited house beverages), Dhs1,950 per teenager (12-20 years), Dhs540 per child (4-11 years), 7pm till late, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai, 04 348 0000
LEVEL 43 SKY BAR LOUNGE
Kick off 2020 overlooking some of the best views, bid farewell to 2019 on this rooftop venue and be front row to Dubai’s renowned NYE fireworks. Enjoy a 3-course set menu, canapes and free-flowing beverages.
INFO: Prices start at Dhs1,300, 7.30pm till late, Level 43 Sky Bar Lounge, Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, 04 3169888
Welcome the New Year in Italian-style at Luigi’s with a traditional and appetizing Italian 4-course menu!
Cherish the memories of 2019 with your favourite people while you toast to 2019 with a glass of sparkling as well as free-flowing house and soft beverages.
INFO: Dhs699 (4-course menu, unlimited house beverages), Dhs499 (4-course menu, soft beverages), 7pm till late, Luigi’s, Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Dubai, 04 3230333
Ring in the New Year with this Charlie and the Chocolate Factory New Year’s party at Palazzo Versace Dubai. Savour a night of magic and pure imagination, thanks to the magical setting and exquisite delicacies.
With different restaurants to choose from, enjoy an exquisite buffet at Giardino, a five-course dinner at Vanitas or a festive family-style menu at Enigma.
INFO: Prices start from Dhs590, 7pm - 2am, Palazzo Versace, Dubai , 04 556 8805
With the most stunning views Dubai has to offer, celebrate this NYE at popular Roberto’s. Enjoy an authentic Italian 4 course curated set menu all while watching performers including acrobats and when the clock strikes twelve, while ringing in 2020 with fireworks over the Burj Khalifa.
INFO: Prices start from Dhs 1,600, 8pm – 4am,Gate Village, DIFC, Dubai, 04 386 0066
Countdown to midnight with a menu that celebrates seasonal black truffle delicacies from the South of France and many more culinary delights. As the clock strikes down, be at one of the most enviable spots in Dubai and witness first hand the once-in-a-lifetime firework display.
INFO: Dhs7,250 per person (non-guests), Dhs1,750 per person (in-house guests), Dhs1,000 per child (4 –11 years), Scape, Burj Al Arab, Dubai, 04 301 7777
When the clock strikes midnight, guests will have the best seats in the house to watch the spectacular New Year’s Eve fireworks display across Jumeirah Mina A’Salam’s stretch of pristine beach.
Guests will also enjoy a buffet and an open bar for bubbles and selected beverages, along with a live band for entertainment.
INFO: Dhs3,700 per adult, Dhs2,700 per teenager (12 – 20 years) and Dhs 1,300 per child (4 – 11 years)
Bid farewell to 2019 and raise a toast to the New Year with breath-taking views of the creek and Dubai’s iconic fireworks displays. Treat your taste buds to a delicious buffet dinner, including sparkling grape and a mouth-watering main course.
INFO: Dhs699 (sparkling), 7pm- Midnight, Vivaldi, Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers, reservation required 04 207 1717
Dance the night away to your favourite 80s hits and ring in 2020 with a vintage feel, filled with fun, food, live cooking stations and free flowing sparkling, hops and house beverages.
INFO: Dhs529 (sparkling, hops & house beverages), 8pm -12am, happy hour from 12am-3am, Yalumba, Le Meridien Dubai Hotel, 04 702 2455
Welcome 2020 with a dash of Latino flair in this stylish and funky Latin American restaurant. Ideal for a family-centric New Year’s Eve celebrations, enjoy traditional Mexican food, specialty dishes, and an extensive buffet spread. DJ Jack will be spinning the hottest commercial tunes for the whole family to enjoy.
INFO: Dhs625 (bubbly), Dhs425 (house beverages), Dhs295 (soft beverages), 7pm – 3am, Zozo, The Atrium at Al Habtoor City, 04 437 0044. (Children under 6 eat for free)
Zero Gravity presents an all-star line up to celebrate the New Year and dance on the sand into 2020, with two of dance music’s biggest names, Jonas Blue and Jax Jones. With the best views in the city of Dubai’s sparkling skyline and an equally sparkling sky full of fireworks, it’s going to be a night to remember.
INFO: The brunch includes unlimited food and beverages from 1-5pm as well as entry to the festival from 5pm, Dhs350 for ladies and Dhs400 for guys. Early Bird Tickets 1st Release - Dhs200 (entry from 5pm). Regular On Door Tickets – Dhs400 (entry from 5pm). All Inclusive VIP Ticket - Dhs1000 - Entry from 7pm (unlimited F&B 8pm–2am). Tickets available from platinumlist.net.