Wanna belt out some classics until the early hours of the morning? Wanna sing Girls Just Wanna Have Fun? Really, really, really wanna zig-a-zig-ah (whatever that means)? Well, why didn’t you say so sooner? We’ve found the perfect venue for you in this raucous late-night bar. Although be aware, some bar bods take their Mariah ballads very seriously.
INFO: Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Upper Level, Shopping Boulevard. Tel 04 319 8088 or visit jumeirah.com
This Dubai institution is teeming with boisterous expats. When karaoke isn’t in full swing, cheesy tunes blast through speakers making it the perfect spot for the drinks and dancing crowd. Sticky floors are to be expected, but so is a care-free night of fun that’s perfect for meeting up with large groups of friends. Dress code is strictly casual and preferably wipe-clean. So brush up on your guilty pleasure songs for a long-overdue sing-along.
INFO: Al Murooj Rotana, Dubai. Tel 04 321 1111 or visit rotana.com
A true stalwart on Dubai’s social scene, this karaoke bar is best suited to popstar wannabes, or the thick-skinned after an alternative night out. And don’t be fooled by the sophisticated setting, the spot is often bustling with party-mad groups.
INFO: Hyatt Regency Dubai, Deira, Dubai. Tel 04 209 1234 or visit dubai.regency.hyatt.ae