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Belgian Beer Cafe

#211 of 9,208 Restaurants in Dubai
$$ - $$$, ,
Lobby Level | Crowne Plaza, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 701 1127
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“mussels” (84 reviews)
“belgium beer” (13 reviews)
Closes in 28 min
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Belgian, Brew Pub, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lobby Level | Crowne Plaza, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a large group of 15 people and they seated us. Came here for the burgers and were not disappointed. Large juicy burger. The winter weather allowed outdoor seating which was wonderful.

Thank JeddaCath
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service is very good because the staff were very helpfull and attentive. But i will not go back it is too smoky....the smoky area is 90 % of the area ..it is disgusting specially when you are with kids . Plus after reaching home...More

Thank Lynda J
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We only popped in for a quick drink and bite but the atmosphere was great, good (cover) band playing some great tunes, we stayed longer and had a few more drinks. It gets smoky near the bar - not something that I'm really used to...More

Thank JTK968
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I had a real nice evening with a good burger and good wine. Great views on the city. We were lucky enough to also get live fireworks

Thank Lisi_with_2_kids
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Nice open space when heat is finally down in Dubai. Food is excellent and choice of beers too. Only missing is announcement regarding special daily offers on web, since they differ from one to another location, e.g. in Madinat Jumeirah and Festival City they are...More

Thank miodragp83
Reviewed 3 December 2017

I am imppressed with this place, especially with the terrace and the view. It is so relaxing atmosphere, perfect place to go after long day at work! Food selection is great for acceptable price. Staff is very friendly and service is good.

Thank bratz2017
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Upon entering the restaurant myself and my friend were greeted by a young lady at the door who found great table for us at the terrace. The view is breathtaking in the night time! We are beer lovers so we were more than happy with...More

Thank 386derek
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

As a regular customer I have to say this is the only place in UAE .... sorry in the world that has last order 1 hour before closing .! I saw a review from a customer that complained about the same issue and the reply...More

Thank AhmadSSS82
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Loved it here , especially Happy Hour , great staff and a great atmosphere . Spent most of our evenings here sitting outside on the terrace looking at the views .More

Thank maggiemaggie56
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Guest, Belgian café team would like to thank you for visiting us and posting such a nice feedback about your dining experience. It is heartwarming to read your kinds words in regards to the food, service and ambiance. We were delighted to know that...More

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Live music and some excellent beers on tap! When the weather isn't too hot, you can enjoy the outdoor terrace. Customers who stay inside can enjoy the bar's live music. The bar menu is not standard. There are a variety of interesting dishes, including mussels....More

Thank Zachary H
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Belgian Beer Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Dear Guest, Kindly allow me to thank you for taking time to write such a detailed and wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience with regards to the service, beverages and ambiance. Belgian café menus are surely liked by all...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$60
Belgian, Brew Pub, Diner, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lobby Level | Crowne Plaza, Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 701 1127
  • E-mail
DUBAI'S ORIGINAL Embrace the essence of Brussels in the heart of Dubai with the city’s original Belgian Café; from the vintage style two-floor wooden decor, large bar counter with a variety of your favourite hops on tap, to a generous outside terrace overlooking the city skyline. A Belgian experience would not be complete without the finest of pub grub, including a selection of premium mussel dishes and the best burgers in town. Whether it be a weekend, weekday, lunch, dinner, happy hour or a night out, there is always a special to toast to at Belgian Café!
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