It’s finally that time of the year, the time where it’s bearable to sit outdoors in Dubai. That means we can finally start preparing our favourite winter looks (check out the trendiest A/W 22 outerwear here) and indulge in all the al fresco dining and outdoor restaurants we can. A lot of restaurants in Dubai are finally reopening their outdoor seating areas, just in time for the cooler weather. That means you can now get a taste of all the diverse cuisines overlooking the most picturesque views. We have scoured the internet for you to experience the great weather in the most Insta-worthy ways possible, so keep scrolling for our roundup of all the outdoor terraces that are finally reopening this season.

The Nice Guy

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The Nice Guy has just opened up their cosy terrace, the exterior is inspired by their interiors which is decorated to be reminiscent of vintage mafia bars. The restaurant is perfect for a quick lunch or drinks with your friends or a romantic dinner, their menu is filled with an array of flavourful dishes like: Saffron Arancini, Lobster Pizza, Shrimp Scampi, signature NICE GUY burger along with vegan-friendly options to cater to everyone’s palate. Reserve your table now to enjoy the great weather while you can indulging in al-fresco dining over looking the city lights.

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The London Project

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Indulge in the most unique cocktails and mocktails at The London Project, located at the Bluewaters Island. As the name suggests, the restaurant embodies a concoction of London’s diverse culture and “channels Notting Hill Carnival.” The outdoor terrace has a stunning view of JBR and Ain Dubai, and will reopen it’s outdoor terrace on the 21st of October for everyone to enjoy the great weather.

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La Cantine Du Faubourg

French food, vibes and al fresco dining, what more could you want? La Cantine du Fauborg has all of those combined with elegant interiors to transport you to Paris. The restaurant will be re-opening their outdoor terrace on the 13th of October for guests to enjoy the great ambiance and music, overlooking the Jumeirah Emirates Towers.

To make a reservation or learn more click here.


Pai Thai is the ultimate date night restaurant especially in the cool weather. The place is tucked away in lush greenery by the waterside of Madinat Jumeirah and boasts impressive views. The award-winning Thai restaurant is one of the best in Dubai, with an impressive food and drinks menu that will definitely impress your date.

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For the Japanese cuisine lovers, the Michelin recommended Akira Back has the most impressive, eclectic menu that includes: tuna pizza, AB tacos and a variety of fresh sushi rolls to suffice all your cravings. It is a great spot to enjoy the weather and the skyline of the city, especially at night.

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The DIFC fan favourite Amazonico’s rooftop is back. If you haven’t been to the restaurant yet, now is the perfect time to visit the amazon inspired restaurant and indulge in all the delicious flavours and enjoy the weather simultaneously. The rooftop is now open from 6pm to 3am, expect good vibes, amazing cocktails and eclectic music played by resident DJs.

To make a reservation or learn more click here.