We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dunes Cafe at The Shangri-La Hotel

Trade Centre 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground floor, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 405 2703
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lobster” (16 reviews)
“sushi” (16 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Trade Centre 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground floor, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (128)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dunes Cafe serves variety of option for breakfast and has lot of cuisines one you can choose and njoy morning breakfast. the live counter makes fresh breakfast for you. the lunch also has lot of variety you can choose from followed by dessert .

Thank Ajay C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is so delicious and I really couldn’t think which is not tasty. Fresh juice is up to standard and the egg station is provided with many choices of add-on. We had two scramble eggs with tomatoes, mushrooms, onion and bacon. That is so decent!

Thank Jasmine T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to Dunes caffe dinners already for a long time on a weekly basis and it was always a delightful experience. But especially today, when I m celebrating 9th anniversary with my wife, they prepared an unforgettable experience with bringing cake specially...More

Thank Anže P
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here for two days and the service was fantastic. From the wait staff to the egg chefs, everyone was really helpful and friendly. We have travelled around quite a bit and we both agreed that this buffet breakfast is better than any...More

Thank aja81
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I have been in this place, few days ago. For me and my friend it was first Time in this hotel and restaurant. I Would like to say thank you, Mohamed, our server. He helps me to choose wine for us, and was so polite...More

Thank Piskarov B
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Well planned breakfast spread enjoyed the different pastries really good ones, the omelet made to ones desire , vegetable salads fruits and juices to choose from given at discounted price for residents of the place at 100 AED each .

Thank Myrna234
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We were planning to have their lobster night on Thursday. However we were inform that Lobster Night had been change to surf and Turf. At first we were not sure whether to change place to had our dinner or give it a tried. Lastly we...More

Thank MedRachel
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

My husband and I always had drinks in Balcony Bar and mostly we will get foods from Shang Palace. However now the foods from Shang is not as what we expect. That day my kids and I decide to went to Dunes for Ala Cart,...More

Thank lincolnMariam
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Staying here for a week with family, been here for breakfast and dinner. The staff here were really friendly especially Ime and Lydia in the morning alwayd greet us with big smile. The breakfast were really good,lots of varieties from Indian to Chinese~ the Chinese...More

Thank Andy T
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

I had dinner today with my wife and friends food was delicious there's a lot of choices and service team was wonderfull especially Ahmed . anvar and predrag was very friendly and will always visit this lovely place will also recommend to friends to visit...More

1  Thank Donnacha O
Nearby HotelsSee all 561 hotels in Dubai
Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai
779 reviews
.02 km away
Dusit Thani Dubai
2,324 reviews
.20 km away
Carlton Downtown Hotel
1,172 reviews
.28 km away
Emirates Grand Hotel
1,041 reviews
.31 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Al Safadi Restaurant
262 reviews
.09 km away
Zaatar W. Zeit
253 reviews
.08 km away
Hoi An
239 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Wander with Nada
152 reviews
.87 km away
See Dubai Tours
302 reviews
.48 km away
Nanje Yacht and Charter
65 reviews
.39 km away
49 reviews
.99 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dunes Cafe at The Shangri-La Hotel staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trade Centre 1, Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground floor, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 405 2703
  • E-mail
Dunes Café offers an all-day international dining experience that is perfect for a business lunch or relaxed dining with friends and family. Whether you choose to dine from the sumptuous buffet or a la carte, Dunes Café offers a wide selection of mouth-watering dishes, prepared at live cooking stations by world-class chefs. From breakfast through to dinner, there’s something to suit every mood and taste. Theme nights: Around The World - Every Monday (6-11pm) Prime Cuts - Every Tuesday (6-11pm) Catch of the Day - Every Wednesday (6-11pm) Lobsterlicious - Every Thursday (6-11pm) Arabesque - Every Friday (6-11pm) Indian Indulgence - Every Saturday (6-11pm) * Dunes Brunch - Every Firday (12-4pm)
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing