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15 Tasty Business Lunches In Dubai

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November 14, 2023

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When it comes to business lunches in Dubai, having the right setting is crucial for sealing deals and strengthening relationships. You'll want a place that not only tastes great, but also looks and feels professional. Here are some of the top spots around the city to take your colleagues and clients for a memorable business lunch meal in Dubai.


Do you really need an excuse to 'Business Lunch' at Bussola? Located in Dubai Marina, Bussola offers a speedy, light, creative and truly authentic Italian business lunch menu with picturesque views of the Arabian Gulf and skyline. From Monday to Friday between 12pm - 2:45pm, Bussola offers a great value 2-course business lunch meal for just AED140 per person. Indulge in dishes like truffle risotto or seafood linguine before getting back to work with a full belly and happy clients in town.

Bussola's interior and outside view
The Westin Dubai,, 04 511 7373

Ginger Moon 

For Asian fusion with a modern twist, Ginger Moon is an excellent choice. Their Monday to Thursday business lunch runs from 12:30pm - 4pm, with options for both a 2-course set menu for AED110 or 3 courses for AED150 per person. Dishes like salmon poke bowls or lamb massaman curry will fuel you through those afternoon meetings.

Ginger Moon's interior and inside area
W Dubai – Mina Seyahi,, 04 350 9998


ROKA offers an elevated Japanese experience with stunning interiors. Opt for their classic (AED125) or premium (AED180) business lunch menus available daily from 12pm. The menus includes sharing appetizers, signature robatayaki mains, and dessert. It's the perfect spot for sealing major deals over sushi and sake.

ROKA's inside dining area
The Opus by Omniyat Business Bay,, 04 439 7171


Located in the Mall Of Emirates, Garth is perfect for power lunches. Their business lunch, Monday - Friday from 12pm - 3pm, includes a 2-course set menu plus coffee or tea for just AED114 per person. Indulge in global comfort foods like fish and chips, Caesar salad, or truffle mac and cheese in a stylish yet relaxed setting.

Garth's inside dining area
Kempinski Hotel Mall Of Emirates, @garthdubai, 058 530 7499


At Roberto's, a modern Italian restaurant rooted in the heart of DIFC, business lunch runs on weekdays from 12pm - 3pm for AED125 per person. The 3-course menu includes delicious dishes like steamed sea bream, roasted baby chicken and homemade fettuccine pasta and include includes tea, coffee or dessert. For a touch of luxury, elevate your lunch experience with a glass of prosecco for AED50.

Guest talking at Roberto's
Gate Village 1 DIFC,, 04 386 0066

Seven Sports Bar

If you're looking for a more casual spot, Seven Sports Bar is a great choice. Their daily business lunch from 12pm - 4pm includes a generous plate of pub grub or salad for just AED69 per person. Watch sports on the big screens while discussing your latest deals over fish and chips, chicken wings, or a kale Caesar.

Seven Sports Bar's inside area with live sports on the screens
NH Collection Dubai The Palm,, 04 549 7999

Pele Pool Bar & Social Hub

For poolside lunches with a view, Pele is hard to beat. Their daily 1pm - 4pm business lunch menu also goes for AED69 per person. Choose from shareable snacks, salads, and mains like duck confit flatbread or truffle mushroom risotto. It's the perfect place to unwind afternoons away.

Furniture and inside decoration at Pele's
Avani Ibn Battuta,, 055 269 7351


Specialising in healthy Mediterranean cuisine, Maisan is a go-to for nutritious yet delicious lunches. Their daily business lunch from 12:30pm - 3:30pm includes a starter, main, and dessert for just AED90 per person. Dishes like salmon tartare, chicken shawarma, and baklava make for a very satisfying meal.

Maisan's interior
Dubai Investment Park,, 04 801 8888


For Mexican fare and a fresh, vibrant atmosphere, Muchachas is tough to beat. The Monday to Friday business lunch deal runs from 12pm - 3pm, starting at AED49 for 2 courses and going up to AED89 for 3 courses plus a margarita, beer or wine. Dishes like guacamole, fish tacos and churros make this a must-visit spot for your next business lunch.

Muchachas inside area
Holiday Inn Express Al Wasl,, 04 327 5878


Experience refined Japanese cooking at Katsuya. Choose between their Tokyo lunch at AED115 or premium Sakura menu for AED175. Either way, you'll be treated to artfully presented bento boxes of sushi, tempura and more. It's the perfect fuel for an afternoon of deal-making.

Katusya's outside area with Burj Khalifa views
Hyde Hotel Business Bay,, 04 871 1010

PizzaExpress Live 

When it comes to a business lunch that strikes the perfect balance between quality and affordability, look no further than PizzaExpress Live. The ‘Express Lunch’ offer runs every Monday to Thursday from 12pm to 4pm. Choose between a main and drink for AED56, or upgrade to two or three courses from AED66 or AED78.

PizzaExpress' dining area
DoubleTree by Hilton Business Bay,, 04 566 5722

Love Vibe Cafe

Love Vibe Cafe is the epitome of culinary fusion and social connection. Their business lunch promotion is available on weekdays from 12pm to 3pm, offering a 2-course set menu with wine starting at AED89 or a 3-course option at AED110. Dishes like salmon ceviche or gnocchi will reenergise you for afternoon meetings.

Love Vibe Cafe's pink interior and decorations
Gate Avenue DIFC,, 04 333 6400

Bull & Bear 

Bull & Bear offers traditional flavours with a modern twist. Choose between their 2-course menu for AED125 or upgrade to 3 courses without dessert for the same price. Plates like fish pie or steak will satisfy any foodie.

DIFC views from Bull & Bear's dining area
Waldorf Astoria DIFC,, 04 515 9888

Tandoor Tina 

For classic Indian cuisine and bright flavours, Tandoor Tina's Express Lunch is a great choice. Their AED85 set menu includes a filling 3-course meal of starters, mains and desserts alongside plain/butter naan bread and filtered water. The main course selection is a culinary journey in itself, featuring dishes such as Keema Lasagna, Pesto Fish and Charred Butternut Squash.

Dining area at Tandoor Tina
25hours Hotel,, +971 4 210 2500


Flourly offers an excellent value set menu from AED99 per person from Monday to Friday between 12pm to 3pm, providing healthy yet flavourful meals from their diverse international cuisine.  Fuel your body with nourishing midday fare and choose from 'Vegetarian Delights', 'The Beef Business Lunch' or 'The Chicken Business Lunch'.

Five plates of food from Flourly restaurant
Dubai Marina,, 058 612 2634

Dubai's diverse culinary scene means there is a business lunch to suit every taste and budget. Whether grabbing a quick bite or treating clients to fine dining, fuel up for success. Visit Playbook or download the app to discover even more great offers around the city. Now get out there and seal those deals over a delicious meal!

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