restaurateur alan yau opened the original hakkasan restaurant opened in london back in 2001. upscale, stylish and with a menu for those with a knack for fine dining, his contemporary take on the chinese restaurant took the british capital's hospitality scene by storm. since then the hakkasan empire has gradually expanded across the planet, and after opening up in abu dhabi last year, it has now opened in neighbouring dubai on the ground floor of the jumeirah emirates towers. the restaurant seats 152 and offers an additional 88-seat capacity on the ambient outdoor terrace.
also available are two private dining rooms inside, two semi-private dining sections outside while the ling-ling lounge offers a more casual retreat. experienced top chef pang pin lee from the sister establishment in abu dhabi helms the kitchen. next to fine new dishes that have been specifically designed for the emirati palate, the menu features a string of hakkasan classics. the drinks list is extensive and also includes a selection of fine teas from taiwan. location: jumeirah emirates towers, sheikh zayed road [al satwa].
© hakkasan - private dining room and outdoor terrace [top + bottom]