There’s nothing better than starting your day right with a hearty and delicious breakfast. A perfectly cooked egg, fluffy pancakes and crispy toast – we’re already hungry! And if you’re a resident or frequent visitor to Dubai Marina, you’ll know that the area has restaurants and cafes galore. While the restaurants here serve up sumptuous lunches and dinners, they’re also great options for breakfast! That’s why, today, Bayut is rounding up some of the best places for breakfast in Dubai Marina. Find out their speciality dishes, buffet options, timings, contact and more! Warning: This article may cause a craving for yummy breakfast dishes!
8 BEST BREAKFAST PLACES IN DUBAI MARINA
Starting Bayut’s list of the best breakfast places in Dubai Marina is the oh-so-popular Cafe Bateel! This charming cafe by the Bateel brand offers up a wide selection of breakfast specialities. Start your day with their delicious Levant Plate and try traditional Umbrian foul, labneh, cheese and olives with hearty Arabic bread. Or spice it up with a plate of Shashouka that consists of poached eggs, bell peppers, onions and an exquisite tomato sauce. Cafe Bateel also serves up delicious French toast, pancakes and waffles, for those with a sweet tooth.
- Location: Al Mesk Tower, Dubai Marina
- Timings: 7.30am – Midnight (Sunday – Thursday), 7.30am – 1am (Friday & Saturday)
- Contact: 04 8016777
LE PAIN QUOTIDIEN
Looking for a delicious breakfast in Dubai Marina Mall? Then just follow the tantalising aroma of freshly baked bread to the ever-popular Le Pain Quotidien! With a number of branches around Dubai, Le Pain Quotidien has become a firm player in the city’s breakfast scene. The warm and rustic ambiance will make you feel right at home, with wooden interiors and a wall of exquisite jams. Their bread basket, made from organic flour, is a must-try for breakfast. And you won’t be disappointed with the array of mouth-watering omelettes and eggs available at this breakfast place in Dubai Marina. Or indulge your sweet tooth and try their Brioche French toast that comes with berries and maple syrup.
- Location: Dubai Marina Mall
- Timings: 8am – 11pm (Saturday – Wednesday) 8am – 12pm (Saturday – Thursday)
- Contact: 04 4190595
COUNTER CULTURE CAFE
Google ‘breakfast near me’, and Counter Culture Cafe will most likely pop up in the top results! With sleek and bright interiors, Counter Culture Cafe easily finds its spot amongst the best breakfast cafes in Dubai Marina. They have a delectable menu on offer with signature dishes such as avocado toast, eggs benedict and shashouka. Other breakfast items include pancakes, fruits and baked delicacies. If you’re willing to indulge, then opt for their breakfast buffet in Dubai Marina, available until 11am. You can start your day with an extensive selection of international breakfast dishes, along with refreshing beverages.
- Location: Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites
- Price: AED 115 per person (Buffet)
- Timings: 6am – 11pm (Saturday – Wednesday) 6am – 1am (Thursday – Friday)
- Contact:04 319 4000
BISTRO DES ARTS
Situated in Dubai Marina Mall, Bistro des Arts will delight breakfast goers with their authentic French cuisine. They have a yummy selection of organic eggs, refreshing breakfast smoothies along with fruit salads, granola and tartine. You can’t leave without trying their light and crispy crepes that come with a variety of fillings, from salted caramel to banana and Nutella. The charming views of the marina complete the breakfast experience and make it one of the best places for breakfast in Dubai Marina.
- Location: Dubai Marina Mall
- Timings: 7.30am – 11pm (Daily)
- Contact: 04 55 11 576
This breakfast place in Dubai Marina will make you stop in your tracks with its colourful storefront, but their healthy breakfast menu will have you return a second time. The Brazilian joint is best known for their acai bowls, perfect for those going healthy as their new year’s resolution! But their breakfast menu also contains staples such as omelettes, pancakes and we hear they make a mean avocado on toast as well! Their fruit and yoghurt bowls are a nutritious (and equally tasty) start to the day.
- Location: Opposite Byblos Hotel, Al Hubob Street, Dubai Marina
- Timings: 7am – 1am (Saturday – Wednesday) 7am – 2am (Thursday) 8am – 2am (Friday)
- Contact: 04 447 7622
BAKER & SPICE
An established name in Dubai’s breakfast scene, Baker & Spice is an award-winning restaurant in the UAE and other GCC countries. Located on the Marina Promenade, this English breakfast place in Dubai promises only fresh and organic food. Their breakfast menu has the classics, along with something called the ‘nearly full English breakfast’. Their baked goods aren’t to be missed, and their pancakes and delectable toasts will leave you pleasantly full. While it’s definitely on the pricier side, the views and food make this breakfast place in Dubai Marina a popular choice.
- Location: Marina Promenade
- Timings: 8am – 11pm (Daily)
- Contact: 04 362 4686
SHAKESPEARE & CO.
Those interested in a hearty breakfast in Dubai Marina Mall should make their way to Shakespeare & Co, which stands out with their quirky interiors and extensive breakfast menu. Try their generous breakfast platters that have Mediterranean, English, American and healthy options. Other breakfast specialities here include granola bowls, breakfast burritos, smoked salmon and foul medammas. The colourful and eclectic interiors provide an instagrammable backdrop and the delicious fare makes them one of the top breakfast restaurants in Dubai Marina.
- Location: Dubai Marina Mall
- Timings: 7am – 1am (Daily)
- Contact: 04 457 4199
Rounding up our list of places for breakfast in Dubai Marina is Blue Orange in the swanky The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi! They’re best known for the Bubbalicious brunch, but their breakfast buffet in Dubai Marina is definitely worth a try. Come with your stomach empty because Blue Orange’s extensive buffet will let you eat your way around the globe. Try international breakfast dishes from continental, Indian and Arabic cuisines. For the health-conscious, Blue Orange has a juice station, fruits station, healthy breakfast snacks and even a gluten-free breakfast station!
- Location: The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi
- Timings: 7am – 10.30am (Breakfast Buffet, Monday – Thursday); 7am – 11am (Breakfast Buffet, Friday – Sunday)
- Cost: AED 135 per person (adults) AED 75 per person (kids)
- Contact: 04 511 7373