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The Courtyard

Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Manzil Downtown Dubai , The Old Town, Downtown Dubai, Dubai 114822, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 428 5888
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
“shisha place” (3 reviews)
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Manzil Downtown Dubai , The Old Town, Downtown Dubai, Dubai 114822, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 218 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place could be a gem for sitting and chilling but the service is wasting all the charm of this place

Thank Mohamed F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Accidentally stumbled on this place and it's terrific. After a hot day touring around Dubai stopped in for a quiet beer and a Cuban cigar. Service was excellent and the ambience matched. Now it's been discovered will definitely return. Oh and for the sheesha fans...More

Thank dunbro
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Relaxing ambience, very spacious, good value for money, good selection of shisha and drinks. I think it's one of the few restaurants that have shisha and serve drinks in such an Arabic layout. Rating: 8/10 Average for 2: 80 - 110$

Thank Bassam C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The courtyard is one of those places that you can go to, relax and while away the hours. The ambience enhances the open space and makes it complete. The staff are friendly and observant but not in your face, giving you what you need when...More

Thank Minesh T
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The staff here are one of the best I ever seen super friendly and professional and always greet you with a smile they offer international mix of great food selection and its good , i mean it. My favorite is the chicken liver. This place...More

Thank Alex-Awadi
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Nice place, nice ambiance, good food but low service. The waiters arent friendly and it gives a very bad impression

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Thank ubyemaarm
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

During Ramadan we had our Iftar meal at Courtyard restua and as usual we had a fantastic meal. Great service, great food,extremely high standard of cuisine, coupled with great restaurant atmosphere,very courteous/happy staff,a real pleasure,all my friends very impressed. “I would just like to thanks...More

Thank Jameel S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very nice atmosphere. Great services and some amazing gluten free options . On Thursday the fish buffet is ridiculously tasty :)

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Thank raoudhacherif_rc
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Very friendly. service and quality is superb. open till late night 7 am. calm atmosphere. most of the time crowded which is fine for me

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Thank Ahmad A
Reviewed 23 April 2017

We have lived in Downtown for 10 years and we are frequent visitors to the Manzil Hotel. We have had many great experiences at the Nezesaussi Grill and also the Boulevard Kitchen. However, we recently decided to try for the first time The Courtyard for...More

Thank Maree_Gill
Downtown Dubai
You can’t fail to miss Dubai’s iconic Burj Khalifa,
the world’s tallest building. It towers over the city
and resides in the prestigious Downtown development.
Once an old army base, Downtown is now the jewel in
Dubai’s crown, a beautiful residential and leisure
area housing not only the world’s tallest building,
but the world’s largest fountains and mall. Wide
marble sidewalks are perfect for strolling, with
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Dilan C
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Response from Abdulmoez-Tahmaz | Reviewed this property |
No live music and it is not good for kids as smoking and shisha are allowed there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard | Manzil Downtown Dubai , The Old Town, Downtown Dubai, Dubai 114822, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown Dubai
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 428 5888
  • E-mail
The Courtyard, located in the centre of Manzil Downtown Dubai, has developed into one of the most popular Mediterranean restaurants and shisha lounges in Dubai. Combining Arabic tradition with global multicultural tastes. The Courtyard offers spectacular al fresco setting. Masterfully blending colours, designs, tastes, and sounds, The Courtyard experience is unique. It is especially known for its relaxed ambience, good food and flavourful shisha, and has earned a reputation for its laid-back atmosphere, ideal for enjoying the company of family and friends. Bon appetit, or as we say in Arabic, hani'an
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