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Johnny Rockets

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Sheikh Zayed Rd | Mall of the Emirates, Inside Magic Planet, Dubai PO Box 4751, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 341 2380
12:00 - 01:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great find.. loved my home made burger with cheese and mushrooms and some creamy sauce.. would recommend!! Great service too...

Thank MazFurrukh
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

With classic red vinyl seats and black and white floor tiles reminiscent of 1950 America style diners, this international franchise is just a short walk from the Dubai metro’s Financial Centre station, with metered car parking at the front. You can choose between booth or bar seats, or sit outside and enjoy your burger with a view of the Burj... More 

Thank PhotoGraeme
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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245 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My wife and I used and loved this diner/restaurant for many years when we lived in Dubai so we thought we would give it a try on our recent return visit from Overseas. What a shame - gone was the quality, diner style, fast food burger of high quality and in came smaller burgers, greasy onion rings and considerably "upped"... More 

Thank CTCTraveller
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Not pleased with their service, courtesy was missing with the team. More focused on pushing for big orders. Burger was too oily. Went with kids to enjoy an evening during this holiday season, was disappointed. Johnny's team is known for fun and joy, this was totally missing in Shk Zayed Road Branch.

1 Thank Hari K
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I ordered for the smoke house burger, s/berry and oreo milkshake and sweet potato fries. Sweet potato fries seemed to be batter fried and very greasy. Burger again very greasy, to some extent also tasted salty . The Oreo milkshake was I think the best. Well presented and tasted really good. Would not recommend it to a friend.

1 Thank Clinton D
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We went to a restaurant before going to Johnny Rockets on Sheikh Zayed Road which was a disaster - So we were hoping to get good food from Johnny Rockets - And honestly, it was one of the BEST burgers I have ever had. I got the rocket single - and it was the most tender burger - The meat... More 

Thank EzzakinsOfficial
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465 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2016

With an amazing view of Burj Khalifa (world's tallest skyscraper!), this fun burger bar is a good stop in amazing Dubai, UAE. Our lunch for 3: sides of 'fries & rings', an 'Original', a 'Route 66', & a '#12', one shake & 2 coffees...our check: 190 dirhams ($51.)...not cheap, but in Dubai, that's what it costs...and the view is free... More 

1 Thank wildswanDelaware
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168 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

We stopped in after an early flight to Dubai and had the place virtually to ourselves. The sweet potato fries and tuna sandwich are excellent. One of our meals fell off the order list but they were fairly fast in getting it out to a younger reader.

Thank Mohana R
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Really disappointed with our visit, the restaurant isn't the easiest to find tucked away on the top floor stuck right in the corner of a kids arcade. Ordered cheese & bacon fries & onion rings as a starter, then burgers with 3 sides of fries. The starters arrived along with the 3 sides of fries at the same time &... More 

Thank mrspjotter
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49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Enjoy the food and friendly staff. Love the sweet potato french fries.. The burgers are scrumptious..

Thank AmberFerns

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
American, Fast food, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheikh Zayed Rd | Mall of the Emirates, Inside Magic Planet, Dubai PO Box 4751, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 341 2380
Johnny Rockets is an international restaurant chain that provides the food, fun and friendliness reminiscent of feel-good Americana. On June 6, 1986, the first Johnny Rockets opened on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, offering guests friendly service and great food in a fun and nostalgic atmosphere. Every original Johnny Rockets restaurant boasts great tasting food from a menu of favorites including juicy hamburgers, classic sandwiches, and hand-dipped shakes and malts. Guests also enjoy an all-American look and feel, tabletop jukeboxes and authentic decor

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?