Everyone wants to spend more time outside right now and enjoy the beautiful weather, so we have 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.
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 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 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
Anise, InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Dine al fresco with views of the creek at Anise, this hidden gem is great for lunch. 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
The Beach House, Anantara The Palm Dubai
Enjoy delicious home cooked food using only the freshest ingredients at The Beach House, a stunning laid back bar overlooking The Palm.
25% off for Privilee Members + 5 guests | open daily 12pm – 1am| call 04 567 8304 for reservations
Captain's Restaurant & Bar, JA The Resort
Looking for a relaxed lunch in a laid back setting? This is it! Captain’s serves a selection of mouth-watering pizzas and refreshing beverages overlooking JA Beach.
20% off for Privilee Members + 5 guests | open daily 12pm - 5pm | call 04 814 5555 for reservations