Everyone wants to spend more time outside right now and enjoy the beautiful weather, so we rounded up some of our favourite al fresco dining venues. From chic rooftop bars to beautiful beachfront dining, plus incredible food and drinks and of course a Privilee discount - one of these is sure to be your next favourite spots.
Safina, Saadiyat Beach Club
How does dining at one of the most beautiful natural resorts in the world sound? Soak up jaw-dropping views and indulge in delicious Mediterranean dishes such as seafood linguine and garlic prawns.
15% off for Privilee Members + 3 guests | open Saturday - Wednesday 12pm - 11pm and Thursday - Friday 12pm - 12am | call +971 02 656 3536 for reservations
Al Fresco, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi
A chic outdoor dining venue by the pool, Al Fresco is perfect for casual catch ups over lunch or drinks. Whatever you’re in the mood for, you’ll find it here; poke bowls, salads, pizza, burgers, desserts and (the best bit) signature cocktails!
20% off for Privilee Members + 1 guest | open daily 11am - 7pm | call 02 818 8282 for reservations
Al Shorfa Lounge, Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi
Visit Al Shorfa for tasty Arabic food (the manakish is amazing here) or enjoy traditional shisha in a relaxed and welcoming environment. This outdoor terrace would also be perfect for a date night!
25% off for Privilee Members + 3 guests | open Tuesday - Saturday 12pm - 12am | call 800 7744 for reservations
Horizon, Khalidiya Palace
Overlooking the pool, Horizon offers something for everyone; seafood nights, burger brunches, local specialities, buffet breakfasts and an a la carte menu.
15% off for Privilee Members + 5 guests | open daily 8am - 6pm | call 02 657 0000 for reservations
Nasma Beachfront Bar & Restaurant, Saadiyat Rotana
Head to Nasma for beautiful sea views and chilled vibes, it reminds us of a little bar you’d find in Bali! Kickback on beanbags as you savour Latin bar bites washed down with handcrafted cocktails.
20% for Privilee Members + 2 guests | open Sunday - Wednesday 12pm - 8.30pm and Thursday - Friday 12pm - 10.30pm | call 02 697 0000 for reservations
White Restaurant, White Beach
One of Dubai’s hottest beach clubs is also known for its’ INCREDIBLE menu. Indulge in fresh sushi and salads, light bites and of course, refreshing cocktails as you soak up sunshine and good vibes.
25% off for Privilee Members + 3 guests | open Saturday - Thursday 12pm - 5pm and Friday 6pm - 10pm | call 04 426 2626 for reservations | 10% off Saturday Brunch for Privilee Members + 3 guests
Anise, InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Dine al fresco with views of the creek at Anise, this hidden gem is great for laid back lunches. Sample dishes from all over the world, cooked fresh at live stations- there is something for everyone; meats, salads, fish, desserts, pastries, mezze, cheeses… you name it!
25% off for Privilee Members + 5 guests | open Sunday - Thursday; breakfast 6.30am - 10.30am, lunch 12.30pm - 3.30pm, dinner 7pm - 11pm and open Friday - Saturday; breakfast 6.30am - 11am, lunch 1pm - 4pm and dinner 7pm - 11pm | call 04 701 1127 for reservations
Palm Garden Restaurant and Terrace, Sheraton JBR
Tuck into a global feast for a fraction of the price here, Privilee Members get a massive 40% discount! The terrace area looks over the pool with views of the hotel grounds and the beach- a perfect al fresco setting.
40% off for Privilee Members + 8 guests | open daily 6.30am - 10.30pm | call 04 315 3861 for reservations