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Al Sufouh Rd | Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 368 6505
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“kebab” (28 reviews)
“stews” (5 reviews)
“lamb” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options
Al Sufouh Rd | Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We stumbled onto this restaurant having walked around the Souk Madinat and didn’t give too much thought to it before taking a table. A fortuitous decision as the food was the best we had in Dubai. The lamb is mind-blowingly good. Lovely staff too, brilliant...More

Thank GeoffMcGeoffrey
Reviewed 22 April 2018

this is perhaps the best iranian restaurant in town..the setting is goodand so is the service. the aubergine haleem and the chelo kebab are fantastic..pricy though

Thank altravelindia
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We will continue coming back to Anar, over and over again. The way dishes are offered combined with atmosphere and service, give us the real sniff of persian food and ambience.

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1  Thank Nikolay V
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Food quality and taste was good. Service was slow, we had to look for a servereverytime we needed something.

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

I love Iranian food but not at those prices. Eggplant and yogurt dip was 50 dirham (like 13-15$) and the cheapest Kebab plate was like 40$; this is Kebab for God sake, should be cheap. But you are paying for the setting and the location...More

Thank Naim00
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I was visiting Madinat Jumeirah and it was a sunny day. We decided with my fiancé to eat out. We found Anar on our way. I asked a place to seat but unfortunately for us it was full. Then I saw one couple leaving it...More

Thank Sarah O
Reviewed 29 January 2018

We recently had a lovely lunch in this restaurant. The staff were really friendly and helpful. A complimentary starter was offered which consisted of salad, cheese and walnuts - nice touch! We opted for a selection of small dishes - the salad fasle was very...More

Thank purpletravller
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Great food and perfect place to eat. Beside the taste, the looks of the plate is very nice and intresting.

Thank Emad H
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The food really is not half of what Iranian food should be. There is no flavour, blend overpriced food. The staff is really not bothered at all, not to take the order or bring anything. Just chatting amongst themselves. I am so disappointed, as being...More

Thank TeneSaarva
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Great location in the Medinat Hotel Dubai, by the hotel canals, with nice views of Burj-Al-Arab. The food was below expectations. Whilst the meat itself was very good and tasty, the dish presentation was average. The rice alongside the meat (part of most dishes) is...More

Thank MitchT666
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Hina J
8 March 2018|
Response from Eeper55 | Reviewed this property |
No dress code.
16 March 2017|
Response from Toufik Y | Property representative |
Dear guest Kindly advise us your contact number and name for us to confirm reservation Best wishes
23 August 2016|
Response from Vivek B | Reviewed this property |
Thank you Magartita
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$50 - US$75
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Sufouh Rd | Jumeirah, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 368 6505
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