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Top five places to eat in Dubai Festival City Mall

Top five places to eat in this family favourite mall
Close to the Dubai Creek stands this gigantic mall with a great combination of retail outlets, leisure activities and entertainment. It’s also home to Swedish furniture retailer, Ikea. After strolling along the waterfront, make sure to dine with your loved ones at the one of these restaurants this Dubai Summer Surprises.
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Eataly

Buzzing family fun

Eataly

Buzzing family fun

With branches in New York, Chicago and Italy, Oscar Farinetti’s food emporium will not disappoint. The generous seating configurations are ideal for family outings and the venue is constantly buzzing with happy customers. Savour authentic pastas, wood-fired pizzas, and delicious salumi and burrata – but don’t skip the stand-alone Nutella bar, which will tempt your taste buds with croissants, warm crêpes and other sweet treats.

Contact Details
Level 1, Dubai Festival City Mall
  +971 4 224 1083

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Peppermill

Taste the best of India

Peppermill

Taste the best of India

Get a taste of colonial era India at this popular new restaurant, decked out with palatial interiors and serving timeless sub-continental recipes. Tandoori chicken and chicken tikka remain a hot favourite, but the menu also invites you to venture outside the box with dishes like Calcutta-styled giant prawns steeped in ginger soy marinade.

Contact Details
Level 1, Water Front, Dubai Festival City Mall
  +971 4 288 1587

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The Cheesecake Factory

Savour supreme cheesecakes

The Cheesecake Factory

Savour supreme cheesecakes

Known for its generous portions that are ideal for sharing, The Cheesecake Factory has a vast menu featuring everything from pasta to seafood, steak, salad and pizza. Be sure to save space for dessert so you can sample one of 30 legendary cheesecakes.
Contact Details
Level 2, Dubai Festival City Mall
  +971 4 203 7555

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Al Fanar

Scrumptious Emirati dishes

Al Fanar

Scrumptious Emirati dishes

One of the best Emirati restaurants in the city, Al Fanar offers a glimpse into Old Dubai as you wander along the waterfront. Homemade Emirati bread (khameer) and pancakes (chebab) are a must-try, as are the fish cakes (koftat samak) and meat-filled pastries (samboosa). Don't forget to leave room for the ever-popular sweets such as ferni (rice pudding) and sticky luqaimat (fried dough in date syrup).
Contact Details
Near Canal Walk, Ground Level, Dubai Festival City Mall
  +971 4 600 524 646

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5

Tortilla

Mexico meets California

Tortilla

Mexico meets California

Enjoy the fresh taste of Mexican-Californian street food with tacos and burritos from this casual eatery. The easy-going atmosphere is welcoming to families, and the “build-your-own” menu allows customers to fill their burrito with only the ingredients they love. Perfect for a post-shopping pit-stop, the portion sizes at Tortilla are big enough to fill a rumbling tummy.
Contact Details
Skywalk Food Court, Level 2, Dubai Festival City Mall
  +971 4 437 6062

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