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Vista Bar and Terrace

) #504 of 9,101 Restaurants in Dubai $$ - $$$ , ,
Al Rebat Street | Intercontinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai 45777, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 701 1127
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, Contemporary, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
Al Rebat Street | Intercontinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai 45777, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Why has smoking started to creep back inside bars and restaurants, as you walk in there is just clouds of smoke. Recommend you only go if the weather permits you to sit outside. View is of construction, shopping mall and the fountains do come on...More

Thank Barbara54321
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A funky and casual place; great on the terrace. It has a good selection of tapas style dishes. The staff are friendly and attentive. The view is good over the water and in the evening a place to watch the water & light show from...More

Thank stewartauh
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Had drinks here this afternoon with a business associate. Great views across Dubai Creek. They have two outdoor terraces - one each for smokers and non smokers and also have a small non smoking section indoors. It was far too warm to sit on the...More

Thank AshleyAzavedo
IHGDFCRestaurants, Manager at Vista Bar and Terrace, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ashley Azavedo, Thank you for taking the time to share you experience and glad you had an enjoyable afternoon. Looking forward to welcoming you back. Kind regards, Leroy Dias Food & Beverage Manager

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I have now stayed at this hotel twice - The service is 6 * - The bar is fantastic with great views of the show at Festival City Mall. The thing that makes the difference is that the staff quickly make you feel like family...More

Thank Saul M
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Very friendly place to have a beer at night. All types of beer served here at the perfect temperature. Reminded me of the scene in "Ice Cold in Alex" when I had a ice cold beer at the end of a hard days work :-)

Thank Tim C
Reviewed 30 March 2017

The bar is very spacious and well stocked. One can sit inside or on the deck. The service is good.overall overall excellent place to spend an evening

Thank NirajBasotia
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We sat on the terrace in the evening, watching the sun go down over the Burj Khalifa in the distance. Doing this whilst drinking a nice glass of wine can't be beaten

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Very enjoyed the new Saturday Spanish Tapas Brunch, excellent service, amazing food and a wonderful atmosphere.

Thank Jay R
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We enjoyed a late eveing chill in this quiet sheltered outside area. Very nice to have a shisha and cold drink/

Thank Scottkjs
Reviewed 9 February 2017

great view of water laser show on creek, good choice of drinks both alcoholic and non alcoholic. i think the alcohol is expensive but for a one off very nice

Thank Gail G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Bar, Contemporary, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Rebat Street | Intercontinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai 45777, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 701 1127
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A stylish and sophisticated bar and terrace overlooking the pretty Festival Marina. Catch up with friends over drinks or gather your colleagues for an informal business meeting, Vista Bar and Terrace offers an extensive menu of exciting cocktails, spirits and wines accompanied international and middle eastern bar food/shisha. Vista Bar terrace provides breathtaking views of the Dubai creek and city skyline, and ample seating space for you to enjoy your shisha. Shisha timings: 6:00 pm - 1:30 am (Saturday - Wednesday) & 6:00 pm - 2:30 am (Thursday - Friday).
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