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Johnny Rockets

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Sheikh Zayed Rd | Mall of the Emirates, Inside Magic Planet, Dubai PO Box 4751, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 341 2380
12:00 - 01:00
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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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233 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I used and loved this diner/restaurant for many years when we lived in Dubai so we thought we would give it a try on our recent return visit from Overseas. What a shame - gone was the quality, diner style, fast food burger of high quality and in came smaller burgers, greasy onion rings and considerably "upped"... More 

Thank CTCTraveller
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Not pleased with their service, courtesy was missing with the team. More focused on pushing for big orders. Burger was too oily. Went with kids to enjoy an evening during this holiday season, was disappointed. Johnny's team is known for fun and joy, this was totally missing in Shk Zayed Road Branch.

1 Thank Hari K
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4 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

I ordered for the smoke house burger, s/berry and oreo milkshake and sweet potato fries. Sweet potato fries seemed to be batter fried and very greasy. Burger again very greasy, to some extent also tasted salty . The Oreo milkshake was I think the best. Well presented and tasted really good. Would not recommend it to a friend.

1 Thank Clinton D
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We went to a restaurant before going to Johnny Rockets on Sheikh Zayed Road which was a disaster - So we were hoping to get good food from Johnny Rockets - And honestly, it was one of the BEST burgers I have ever had. I got the rocket single - and it was the most tender burger - The meat... More 

Thank EzzakinsOfficial
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439 reviews
266 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

With an amazing view of Burj Khalifa (world's tallest skyscraper!), this fun burger bar is a good stop in amazing Dubai, UAE. Our lunch for 3: sides of 'fries & rings', an 'Original', a 'Route 66', & a '#12', one shake & 2 coffees...our check: 190 dirhams ($51.)...not cheap, but in Dubai, that's what it costs...and the view is free... More 

1 Thank wildswanDelaware
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160 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We stopped in after an early flight to Dubai and had the place virtually to ourselves. The sweet potato fries and tuna sandwich are excellent. One of our meals fell off the order list but they were fairly fast in getting it out to a younger reader.

Thank Mohana R
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

Really disappointed with our visit, the restaurant isn't the easiest to find tucked away on the top floor stuck right in the corner of a kids arcade. Ordered cheese & bacon fries & onion rings as a starter, then burgers with 3 sides of fries. The starters arrived along with the 3 sides of fries at the same time &... More 

Thank mrspjotter
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Enjoy the food and friendly staff. Love the sweet potato french fries.. The burgers are scrumptious..

Thank AmberFerns
Helsinki, Finland
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Great Place for a good burger and fries with cheese !! sometimes bit slow. Staff could smile more !! nice sitting area outside also.

Thank suomi333
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

With the new burger places in town, Johny Rockets needs to step up its game as the demand for oily heavy burger has decreased. -The food is average. -The Restaurant on Shaikh Zayed road is good. -I do not like the seating areas nor the furniture as they are not comfy. It needs to improve or it won't last.

Thank iUAE_Falcon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 30
American, Fast food, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sheikh Zayed Rd | Mall of the Emirates, Inside Magic Planet, Dubai PO Box 4751, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 341 2380
Johnny Rockets is an international restaurant chain that provides the food, fun and friendliness reminiscent of feel-good Americana. On June 6, 1986, the first Johnny Rockets opened on Melrose Avenue in Los Angeles, offering guests friendly service and great food in a fun and nostalgic atmosphere. Every original Johnny Rockets restaurant boasts great tasting food from a menu of favorites including juicy hamburgers, classic sandwiches, and hand-dipped shakes and malts. Guests also enjoy an all-American look and feel, tabletop jukeboxes and authentic decor

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?