Dining in Bab Al Shams


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Ryuji Naganawa26 Aug 2019

Really good service and very informative

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  • Duration: 5 Hours


    • Get a taste of traditional Arabic cuisine
    • An exceptional view of the desert scenery
    • Live entertainment that includes belly dancing and live music
    • Camel and horse rides
    • Get a henna tattoo

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1 Adult, 0 Child, 0 Infant




Dining in Bab Al Shams

USD 216 Per Adult

Dining in Bab Al Shams

  • The dining experience at Bab Al Sham’s open-air restaurant is an extensive buffet.
  • The buffet is made up of traditional Arabic cuisine with signature dishes

19:00 - 23:30 

Pick up 17:30 - 17:45/ Drop off: 00:00 00:30

Adult (12+ years)
USD 216
Child (6-11 years)
USD 135
Infant (0-5 years)

Price breakdown

1 Adult x USD 216

0 Child x USD 135

0 Infant x FREE



USD 216



USD 216

Your Experience (Description)

Bab Al Shams offers you the most authentic experience in traditional Arabic cuisine. The restaurant is known for its open air space suitable for live entertainment and other fun activities.

What’s Included

  • Arabic buffet dinner
  • Water and soft drinks
  • Tanoura Dancer
  • Live Arabic Band
  • Horse & Camel Caravan Show on the dunes
  • Falcon Display
  • Camel Riding
  • Horse Riding
  • Belly Dancer
  • Access to the Heritage Museum
  • Alcoholic beverages

Trip Instructions / Essentials

What to expect

The tour begins with pick-up from the hotel in Dubai and proceeds to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa.  The dining experience at Bab Al Sham’s open-air restaurant is an extensive buffet with 10 live cooking stations.  The area is alfresco seating overlooking the desert where you will get an excellent view of the roaring desert sand dunes. The buffet is made up of traditional Arabic cuisine with the following signature dishes:


  • Lamb Ouzi
  • Seafood
  • Poultry
  • Vegetarian dishes
  • Soft drinks and water are complementary but other beverages are available at an additional charge. You also get to enjoy live entertainment during your dinner, which includes:
  • A tanoura dance performance
  • Arabic live music band
  • You can also visit the Heritage museum during your stay and get to learn more about Arabia’s ancient heritage.
  • Camel and pony rides
  • A horse caravan show
  • Falcon show
  • Fireworks display (On Thursday and Friday)
  • Henna tattoo
  • Cultural show

Booking Information

  • Bookings are instantly confirmed
  • A printed or mobile voucher is required at the venue

How to Use

Important Information

  • Bring a valid passport or valid photo ID
  • Children under 6 years receive a complimentary buffet, while children from 6yrs-12 yrs old receive 50% discount on the same
  • A surcharge applies to premium alcoholic beverages, grape beverage varieties, fresh juices, cocktails and mocktails 
  • The restaurant is open daily from 7:00 pm to 11:30 pm
  • The dress code is national dress or smart casual

Not Allowed

  • Pets
  • Luggage

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