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Bu Qtair

4 D Street | Al Sufouh, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 55 705 2130
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried fish” (36 reviews)
“paratha” (48 reviews)
“hammour” (33 reviews)
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06:00 - 23:30All hours
Indian, Seafood, Halal
4 D Street | Al Sufouh, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 357 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is one of the definitive eateries in Dubai. The absolute opposite of the luxury that has become synonymous with the city. The food is always simple and delicious--fresh fish, deep fried. Shrimp is always available and they'll usually have 1 or 2 types of...More

Thank Alladin J
Reviewed 6 days ago

This must be the best local and cheap place to eat at back in the days it used o be better because of its authentic looks and service, but now it has been commercialized, which made it to lose its authentic spirit! nevertheless, the food...More

Thank majdalusta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The prawns are amazing. The is a simple restaurant which doesn't have the best facilities and isn't as cheap as it used to be. But I love the food here. And the prawns are my favourite.

1  Thank Matthew A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family and I visited at the recommendation of a friend who frequents this spot and raves about how great it is. I am not a seafood lover and very picky about my fish. The thought of cooking a fish whole with it's teeth included...More

1  Thank JOJO6
Reviewed 17 August 2017

BuQtair is the oldest eatery in town, your visit to Dubai is incomplete if you eat fish and do not visit this place :-).

1  Thank Anjali Virendra D
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If you are a street and sea food lover, you need to try this restaurant. Located by the sea at Jumeirah Dubai. You can actually see the Burj Arab one of the most expensive hotel in the world from the restaurant. The fishes are enormous,...More

Thank helen o
Reviewed 1 August 2017

I have been there for many times. It is one of the oldest and most popular Fish/Restaurant in Dubai. Actually, it has been there for more than 25 years.It is popular right across the border, people drive miles away just to taste their fish. Their...More

1  Thank Doa Q
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Whether you are a tourist or a local I can't imagine not going to Bu Qtair once a week.. this is hands down the best seafood in Dubai Heads up though , this is not a fancy sit down place , people will sit at...More

Thank TaqWin644
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is my second time to this resturant. My first time was one year back and after I experienced the unique taste, I decided to visit the place again and always recommending it for my friends in Dubai or going to visit the city. The...More

1  Thank Ahmed S
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit, tables and chairs set out like a classroom in basic surroundings however don't let that put you off the quality of the food is really good. Four of shared 3 large Sheri and Hammour , a kilo of prawns, bread, salad...More

Thank ManchesterLilly
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4 July 2017|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
RTA has an application called wojhati journey planner you can find it on all phones app stores you put your location and destination and it gives you the public transports you can use along with estimated timing and provides... More
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Response from MIA328 | Reviewed this property |
According to the sign posted there, they are moving just across the street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
06:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 D Street | Al Sufouh, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 55 705 2130
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