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Enjoy World Class Dining At These Restaurants On Palm Jumeirah

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September 19, 2023

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Looking for the hottest dining spots on Palm Jumeirah? The restaurants at the iconic Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah should be at the top of your list. This luxury beach resort is a true hidden gem, with world-class restaurants, breathtaking views, and unparalleled service. 

Nestled on the iconic Palm Jumeirah in Dubai stands the Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah, a luxury beach resort like no other. From its pristine white exterior and generous private beach to its palatial public spaces and luxuriously appointed rooms, the hotel provides an unforgettable experience. Breathtaking views and understated sophistication are found throughout the property.

Now let’s explore the amazing dining options that are drawing foodies from across Dubai.


For an authentic taste of Southeast Asia, head to LAO restaurant. Inspired by the comfort foods and classics of the region, LAO serves the best of Asian home-style cooking. The dishes showcase traditional flavors using authentic spices, sauces, and cooking techniques.

The relaxed yet vibrant atmosphere makes this a perfect spot for sharing dishes with family or friends. Try the delicate steamed dim sum, with fillings like shrimp hargao that will leave you craving more. The dim sum offer includes a basket for AED65 or a mixed platter with a glass of Prosecco for AED135 - ideal for experiencing Southeast Asian cuisine.

Or embark on a journey of Asian flavors with LAO’s crafted gin cocktails. Buy one drink and get the second on the house for AED88 per person. You can also discover LAO’s best-selling starters, like papaya salad and chicken satay, for AED155 with a glass of Prosecco. For an authentic Vietnamese dinner, the 4-course set menu is AED420 per couple and great for sharing.

With its diverse pan-Asian menu, LAO is easily one of the top restaurants on Palm Jumeirah for Asian cuisine.

Waldorf Astoria, Palm Jumeirah,, +971 4 818 2157


For fine Italian dining unlike anywhere else in Dubai, Social restaurant is an absolute must-visit. Blending tradition with innovation, Social offers a contemporary twist on time-honored recipes from Italy.

The relaxed elegant atmosphere, inviting design, and spectacular Dubai views create the ideal setting for everyday dining or celebrating special occasions. Social has received one toque in the Gault & Millau restaurant guide 2023, cementing its reputation for outstanding Italian cuisine.

Foodies should indulge in the luxurious black truffle blind menu, starting at AED550 for 5 courses. Or opt for the “Say Si to Social” journey of Italian flavours, passed down through generations. For the ultimate indulgence, the Chef’s Table offers a 7-course seasonal menu from AED750, while sitting with the chef to see the dishes prepared.

With its warm hospitality, incredible views, and exquisite Italian fare, Social is one of the best fine dining restaurants found at any hotel in Palm Jumeirah.

Waldorf Astoria, Palm Jumeirah,, +971 4 818 2222

These two restaurants truly showcase the diversity of dining experiences available at the Waldorf Astoria, as they mirror the resort’s commitment to providing unparalleled quality, sophistication, and service. Dining here isn’t just a meal, it’s an experience to savour amidst the beauty of Palm Jumeirah. So next time you’re seeking the finest restaurants the Palm has to offer, look no further than the Waldorf Astoria Dubai.

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