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Cafe Bateel

#509 of 8,894 Restaurants in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
The Marina
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Unit B-5, below Al Mesk Tower | Dubai Marina Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 368 4696
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10:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 03:00
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have visited Cafe Bateel twice during my recent business trip. They got great selection of food including salads, cakes and coffee - exactly what I needed for my short business lunch. Food was delicious, could be delivered a bit faster but still OK. I highly recommend to visit the place

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Thank Ladislav B
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We headed here for breakfast on a Friday. Sat outside on a full porch; they do a good job of creating shade with umbrellas so no one has to sit in the sun, and it really doesn't feel crowded. The food was very tasty and fresh--I had the shakshuka (definitely recommend), green apple juice, and a flat white. They'd clearly... More 

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Thank Cory N
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chose Cafe Bateel as a spot for brunch one afternoon whilst strolling around the marina. Of all the nearby eateries, it was noticeably busier with a mix of nationalities. We sat out the front and staff were very attentive. A small group of very rude Eastern Europeans sat nearby and were particularly rude to the staff who dealt with them... More 

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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I go to Cafe Bateel only for two reason, the first one is for their Arabic coffee and the second is for their French toast which by far better than any other French toast I ate.

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Thank Chaltham A
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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54 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The first visit for lunch in quite a long time. Thoroughly enjoyed every mouthful. We ordered 3 different salads. The small size was easily big enough to have as a main meal. The ingredients were incredibly fresh and really tasty. The staff were very polite and attentive. Would highly recommend for lunch or dinner and their bread is fantastic!

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Thank Teresa P
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I go here a lot with groups of friends for coffees, teas, lunches, dinner or even the greatest Date Shake! The food and service are always great!

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Thank SpontaneousTravels15
Toulouse, France
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271 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Convenient place to have a quikc business lunch and a good menu selection. Staff is very friendly and the service is quick and efficient.

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Thank maweb31
The Woodlands, Texas
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8 reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Frequently visit this restaurant for breakfast. The omelettes are great and the staff is wonderful. The view of the marina is very nice from here also. Very pleasant experience!

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Thank Anna D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I visited Cafe Battle for the afternoon tea on a surprisingly rainy Saturday afternoon in DIFC. The restaurant itself is very nicely fitted, the staff greeted us and asked if we were joining them for afternoon tea. We decided to have the Classic afternoon tea, which arrived with fizzy date juice (not to our taste!) and an... More 

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Thank CatsLovePie
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Just around the corner from our hotel, this was a great place for breakfast, lunch or dinner or just a coffee and pastry. Much more economic than the our hotel. Beautifully clean and delightful attentive staff.............................................................................................

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Cafe, Italian, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 03:00
Monday
10:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 03:00
Thursday
10:00 - 03:00
Friday
10:00 - 03:00
Saturday
10:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit B-5, below Al Mesk Tower | Dubai Marina Walk, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > The Marina
  • Neighbourhood: The Marina
  • Phone Number: +971 4 368 4696
Description
COME FOR COFFEE, STAY FOR LUNCH Taking the brand a step beyond gourmet products, Cafe Bateel represents the ultimate Bateel experience. A seamless blend of European cafe elegance and the distinct character of our Arabic heritage, Cafe Bateel provides a warm and sophisticated ambiance where you can enjoy extraordinary gourmet cuisine.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in The Marina

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The Marina
It’s hard to believe that only a decade ago there was no marina. Opened in 2003, the man-made marina runs along a 3km stretch of shoreline. A heady mix of luxurious hotels, apartment buildings, and cafes, the marina hosts regular community events and markets, and is a wonderful place to while away an afternoon or evening. Spectacular at night when the skyscrapers glisten, here you can enjoy dinner on the beach next to the sea, or visit a high-rise bar in a hotel for a magnificent view across the Gulf and the man-made Palm Island, with the world-famous Atlantis Hotel at its end. The Walk at Jumeirah beach Residences is a pedestrianized stretch leading to a new development: The Beach. It’s one of the few places where Gulf nationals mix with tourists and Western ex-pats. It’s a popular place to show off your supercar for an evening, so watch out for Lamborghinis, Maseratis, and Ferraris in abundance.
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