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Address: close to Khalid Bin Waleed Street | Bur Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone Number: +91 97000 00722
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Shopping Street, good for a bargain!!!

Crowded streets await you especially during the weekends. Makes up for good bargains as the competition is high in the area. Recommended for shopping and local delicacies.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Anson_Cabral
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I will suggest dont buy from big malls meena bazar have very cheap rates for everything it was our first visit and i loved it very much wonderful experience

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I got a taxis to Meena Bazaar Dubai I was approached by a young man who engaged me in a chat. The conversation veered towards my grey hair. "Why don't you do something about it? I've a cheap remedy handed down from my grandfather. It has benefited dozens like me. In 45 days your grey will disappear. I want to... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Almost anything can be purchased from this Bazaar, one stop destination and tourist love this place.

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Kenton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This area is mostly for Indian shopping. Lots of ready made clothes/ material shops, jewellers, mobile phones and dry fruit/grocery shops. We found that with the low rate of the pound things seemed expensive. here a bit of bargaining power is helpful. Be careful though if someone approaches you claiming to cure your diabetes or beer belly for some herbal... More 

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Mumbai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a very happening place in Bur Dubai. There is a lot of quality shopping in this area. You can get very good bargains on branded ladies bags 1st copies like MK, Loui Vuitton, etc. There are factory outlets where you get genuine adidas, nike, reebok, puma, sketchers & many other brands for a steal. There are schemes in these... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I visit Dubai i just cant miss not going OLD Dubai and its souks, yep this time again i went and enjoyed bit of shopping and walking through Gold Souk spice Souk etc bought gold as well as spice saffron in particular .. a lot little indian eatery here and there mostly snack food which is lovely and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Crowded streets await you especially during the weekends. Makes up for good bargains as the competition is high in the area. Recommended for shopping and local delicacies.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted to buy Aladin's magic lamp :) I wanted to buy a big size one. In Gold souk and all other places they sold it for 225 dirham. in meena baazar they quoted the prices as 125 , I asked for 60 and finally settled for 70 dirham :) so that's the kidn of bargain that happens in meena... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love this place. when i feel homesick i always go there for shopping or food. like the little india of dubai.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It for the people who want to do shopping for fabric , saree, ready made Indian and Pakistani suit . There are lot of tailors (very fast service), good Indian and Pakistani food especially Rongoli that is my favorite restaurant , every thing there is very resonable price and very easily to go by metro ( Alfahdi is metro station... More 

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The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original air conditioning. Home to the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding and the Dubai Museum, the old buildings also house a range of cafes, shops and art galleries. Often called “the real Dubai,” this is a wonderful place to lose yourself before catching an abra across the creek to the spice souk, where your senses will be overwhelmed with tastes, smells, and sounds.
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