A cheeky breakfast with mates never hurt anybody…

Dubai has countless amazing places to check out for breakfast. And while we can confidently say that they should all be considered f0r a lovely spot of brekkie, sometimes, when the weather permits there’s nothing better than heading to a venue that offers you the quintessential breakfast with a sea view experience.

Here are X incredible places that offer a beachfront breakfast in Dubai



It might be a little far out for some, but it is well worth the trek. Bungalo34 is one of tasha’s group’s newest ventures and is a Grecian-inspired dream. The immaculate attention to detail and the incredible beachfront view is accompanied by expertly crafted dishes that make for the perfect restaurant worthy of the journey.

Bungalo34, Nikki Beach Residences, Pearl Jumeira Island, Jumeirah 1, Dubai. Daily 9am to 12am, from Tuesday, January 17. Tel:(0)4 238 1780. @bungalo34 / bungalo34.com

Bla Bla

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JBR’s huge beach club and dining destination Bla Bla is known for its incredibly diverse space, from The Tent to the countless bars and even the beach club. But best of all you can head over to the venue an enjoy an early morning breakfast before the rowdy crowd starts to arrive. While they don’t currently have and deals, Bla Bla offers incredible views of the Arabian gulf and JBR.

Bla Bla, The Beach opposite JBR,  daily, 8am to 11.30am . Tel: (0)58 606 3535. @blabladubai

Cafe Nikki

This blissful beachfront setting at Cafe Nikki looks over an aquamarine pool and out onto the ocean.  Every morning, the cafe offers the typical chic breakfast served buffet style for Dhs150. This place is guaranteed to give you all of those holiday feels, even if you’re just visiting for breakfast. Breakfast is served from 7am to 11am.

Nikki Beach Resort and Spa, Pearl Jumeirah, Dubai, Tue to Sat, 7am to 12am. Tel: (04) 376 6162. nikkibeachhotels.com

Cove Beach

Cove Beach is a hugely popular Dubai beach club, renowned in particular for its ladies’ day. Before your day gets cracking, why not arrive early to tuck into the CB Breakfast menu, with dishes such as granola, CB pancakes, acai bowl, CB healthy salad, and a range of fresh juices, smoothies and coffee on the menu.

Cove Beach, Caesars Palace, Bluewaters Island, Dubai, breakfast served daily 10 am to 12pm, open Sun to Sat 10am to 1am. Tel: (0)50 454 6920. @covebeachdubai



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It might’ve been around for a while but Eggspectation is still as popular as ever. You’ll find it perched at JBR with amazing sea views and a relaxed atmosphere. Of course, the star of the day here is eggs and you can have yours in every way you could imagine. There are no less than eleven eggs Benedict options, seven omelette varieties, plus pancakes, waffles and more.

Eggspectation, JBR, Dubai, open 7am to 10pm daily. Tel: (0)4 430 7252. @eggspectationuae

Ella’s Eatery

Gaze out across endless yachts as you tuck into all-you-can-eat breakfast at Ella’s Eatery. Choose no less than six dishes from the menu, with a hot drink or a fresh juice for Dhs89. Breakfast favorites on the extensive menu include avocado toast, organic eggs, shakshoukas, pancakes and breakfast bowls. Your four-legged friends are welcome to join you too.

Ella’s Eatery, Palm View East, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, all-day breakfast available 8am to 4pm weekdays, 8am to 12pm weekends, from Dhs89. Tel: (04) 557 0984. @ellaseatery

HQ’s 459

Settle yourself on one of the colourful cushy couches at HQ’s 459 at La Mer and enjoy breakfast looking out across the beach and ocean. There’s plenty on the breakfast menu from avocado toast to a protein bowl, açaí, granola bowl, eggs Benedict, shakshuka, omelette and even steak and eggs if you’re feeling indulgent.

HQ’s 459, La Mer South, Dubai, Sat to Wed 10am to 11pm, Thurs and Fri 10 am to 12am. Tel: (0)4 345 9000. hqs459.com

Jones the Grocer

Jones the Grocer has long been popular for its artisan menu and cheese and wine offerings, and the new West Beach branch is the perfect place to start your day with beautiful sea and Dubai Marina skyline views. On the menu you’ll find a traditional English breakfast, farmer’s breakfast, ‘classic benny’ and perfectly brewed coffees.

Jones The Grocer, West Beach, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, open 8am to 12am daily. Tel: (0)54 998 6162. facebook.com/jonesthegrocerthepalm

Koko Bay

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Popular West Beach hotspot Koko Bay is usually synonymous with sundowners but it also has a great beachside breakfast offering. Enjoy Koko Bay-inspired breakfast dishes such as Asian omelette with kai pad krawpow served with custard baos, the Koko Bay full English, brioche French toast, Koko nut pancakes infused with lemongrass infused maple syrup and the Amazonica acai bowl. Bag a seat outside for those epic Dubai Marina skyline views.

Koko Bay, West Beach, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, open 12pm to 12am Sunday to Thursday, 8am to 11am and 12pm to 1am Fridays and Saturdays (closed for one hour between breakfast and lunch). Tel: (04) 5723444. @kokobayuae

Lucky Fish

Lucky Fish West Beach Palm Jumeirah

Lucky Fish is the name of the new restaurant which has opened at the popular Palm Jumeirah spot, West Beach and it certainly brings those Mediterranean vibes to the shores of Dubai. It’s absolutely stunning, offering its visitors the perfect spot for dining and sunbathing, with those incredible Dubai Marina skyline views. Breakfast doesn’t start until 12pm but there are some amazing options including avocado toast, French toast and crepes.

Lucky Fish, West Beach, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, open daily 12pm to 1am. @luckyfishdubai

Palm Bay

Thought Palm Bay was only all about long happy hours and brunch deals? Think again. Head there between 9am and 12pm to enjoy a hearty breakfast with idyllic views of the sea water surrounding the Palm. On the menu you’ll find classic breakfast favorites such as Palm Bay French toast, eggs Royale, ‘eggs your way’ and Palm Bay avocado toast.

Palm Bay, Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, open daily 9am to 2am, breakfast served daily 9am to 12pm. Tel: (0)4 554 2665. @palmbaydubai

Revo Cafe


Revo Cafe is a great weekend breakfast spot, with a view that captures the Burj Al Arab, Jumeirah Beach Hotel and Downtown Dubai skyline. Whether you’re keeping healthy with their health-focused super bowls or a light granola, or treating yourself to a slab of caramelised bread covered in mascarpone, Revo Cafe at Anantara The Palm has you covered. 

Anantara, The Palm, Dubai, open daily 8am to 10.30pm. Tel: (04) 5678304. dubai-palm.anantara.com

Riva Beach Club

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This longtime beach club is super popular with families and those who enjoy the more relaxing side of life. Breakfast is served up daily from 10am to 1pm, with dishes such as açaí and granola, poached eggs with avocado toast, truffle scrambled eggs and a croissant sandwich on the menu. Stick around for a pool day and there’s paddle boarding on the beach.

Riva Beach Club, Shoreline Building 8, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, open 7.30am to 12am. Tel: (0)4 430 9466. riva-beach.com

Saya Caffe, The Pointe

Step into a pink wonderland at Saya Caffe, The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah. The space is absolutely stunning, with pink blooms and lights cascading from the ceiling, a huge flower wall, Saya’s signature pink velvet shell chairs, a love heart wall and more. You’ll find some seriously Instagrammable breakfast (lunch and dinner) dishes and coffees on the menu.

Saya Caffe & Matroshka Bistro & Jardin, The Pointe, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, open 10am to 1am. @sayacafe.ae @matroshkadubai

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