Scrumptious plates of pasta and finely crafted pizzas are all that we are going to be talking about today. Getting to you some of Dubai’s best Italian restaurants, so that you don’t have to travel all the way to Italy for that perfect meal. Discover some of the most excellent Italian restaurants Dubai has to offer.
Robertos, DIFC– Facing the Burj Khalifa this restaurant is an excellent place for romantic date nights or even for a fine dining gourmet meal which is simple yet visually appealing to the senses. The Chef’s put a lot of details into each dish which makes the food here exceptional. Their Friday brunch is popular too so in case you have a thing for brunches do head here.
Must Try – Truffle Risotto
For more information head here:- Robertos, Dubai
Vanitas, Palazzo Versace – After being hypnotized by the interiors of this restaurant you will realize how much of emphasis has gone to make this place as dreamy as possible. It looks like the ultimate romantic movie set restaurant. The food is modern yet keeping in mind the classic Italian theme. From the decor to the food everything is influenced by the Italian charm.
Must Try – Bruschetta di Burrata
For more information head here: Vanitas, Palazzo Versace
Il Borro Tuscan Bistro – A moderately new restaurant in Dubai but with all the awards and the appreciation this place has been gaining it seems they have mastered the art of perfect Italian cooking. You know that the chefs are serious about their passion for cooking as most ingredients are specially sourced from their farm in Tuscany. This restaurant in a very relatively short span of time has made its mark in the culinary scene of Dubai.
Must Try – Cheesecake and Truffle Pizza
For more information head here: IL Borro Tuscan Bistro
Deli, Armani – A novelty to be at Armani hotels delightful restaurant ‘Deli.’ Situated in the Burj Khalifa and facing the Dubai Fountains your meal here can’t get better then this, this restaurant ticks the box for the ambience, food, and the decor. If you are one of the people who love everything luxurious and fancy, this is the place to be.
Must Try – Salmon or Grilled Chicken
For more information head here: Deli, Armani
Ronda Locatelli, Atlantis – This Michelin star chef restaurant needs to be the paradise for Italian food, having interviewed the chef myself I realized how much of effort has gone into making each dish. From the ingredients to the presentation and every minute details are just about right to make this meal a remarkable affair. More of a family restaurant so you can take the kids along too.
Must Try – Steaks
For more information head here: Ronda Locatelli, Atlantis the Palm
Alta Badia – Elegant restaurant with a million dollar view paired along with comforting food is what Alta Badia is known for, surely not the cheapest place but one place which is well suited for an occasion. Already a well-acclaimed restaurant of Jumeirah group you don’t have to think twice to head here.
Must Try – 35hour cooked Lamb shoulder
For more information head here: Alta Badia, Jumeirah Emirates Tower
Social by Heinz Beck, Waldorf Astoria – Another Michelin Star chef restaurant at Waldorf Astoria has stolen my heart. This genius chef has recipes which conquer every taste palette of yours. In my best opinion, the main highlight of this restaurant is their pasta which is rich, supreme and delicious.
Must Try – Linguine with Pesto and Burrata
For more information head here: Social By Heinz Beck, Waldorf Astoria
Cipriani – We’ll admit this fine dining restaurant is mostly all about the glitz and glam, but the food is here yet flavourful and indulgent. Having several branches around the world, you can guarantee that this place won’t be a letdown.
Must Try – Gnocchi
For more information head here: Cipriani, DIFC
Il Capo, Westin – Sit by the window and admire the view of the Dubai canal and enjoy the traditional Italian cooking. The food speaks for itself here, charming and well-balanced flavors work exceptionally well. With Il Capo’s attractive decor and delightful dishes, you would be bound to come back here.
Must Try – Wood Fired Pizzas
For more information head here: Il Capo, Westin Al Habtoor City
Marina Social – Michelin star chef Jason Atherton does an outstanding job when it comes to creating marvelous Italian dishes. You can get the essence of contemporary and modern cooking from his style of serving. The fun venue makes a perfect place to get some of your friends as well, they also a Saturday Roast day which has some excellent choices.
Must Try – Lamb Loin
For more information head here: Marina Social
So bring on some appetite and get indulging in some of Dubai’s best Italian restaurants.