City Walk Dubai Overview

Delight in visiting City Walk Dubai, a place that combines Dubai’s love of out-of-the-box thinking with contemporary convenience. This is the place where you can shop for international brands to your heart’s content, dine at upscale gourmet destinations, unwind and rejuvenate at wellness centers and spas and also have fun indulging in entertainment and attractions.

Stroll into City Walk, one of Dubai’s most fascinating urban sections. This is where you and your family will enjoy European-style pedestrianized boulevards that have stretched for several blocks towards Jumeirah. This is one destination where you will find people of Dubai living in the heart of the city in style. You will also be able to spend some exciting time here indulging in shopping for various international brands such as Dior, Abed Mahfouz, Cavallo, and many more.

You will also be able to experience tastes of food from several nations such as Lebanese, Turkish, Spanish, Peruvian, Italian and more. Some restaurants will offer you a fusion of tastes from different cuisines and will present you with unique gourmet choices with excellent tastes and unique presentations. Some of the best restaurants which you can visit include Baku Cafe for authentic Azerbaijani cuisine, Beit El Kell for Lebanese food, Bursa Kebap Evi for Turkish dishes, etc

You will also be able to taste some of the well-known deserts and chocolates at places such as Godiva, Oakberry Acai, etc. You can also opt to wind and rejuvenate at City Walk by dropping into one of the saloons and Spa. For entertainment, there is La-La land, The Green Planet, Nowayout, and others.

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• Talk a stroll into one of Dubai’s most fascinating urban areas, City Walk, stretching over several blocks of the city.
• Take pleasure in shopping from a huge selection of international and local boutiques and stores and shop for apparels, shoes, accessories, books, eyewear and a lot more.
• Check out creations by different international fashion brands such as Abed Mahfouz, Anatomi, Contessa etc.
• Get the taste of cuisines around the world by opting for excellent outdoor and indoor options offered by restaurants.
• Fulfil your gastronomic cravings of tasting different cuisines such as Turkish, Lebases, Spanish and more.
• Satisfy your sweet tooths by going to the chocolate and dessert shops such as Sweet Salvation Ice Cream, Godiva etc.
• Check out entertainment options such as Nowayout, La La Land, and The Green Planet.
• Watch a movie at The Roxy Cinema or catch a show at Coca-Cola Arena.
• Visit Saloons and Spas such as Kerastase, 1847, Bedashing Beauty Lounge to unwind and rejuvenate.


• Wheelchair Accessible

How To Reach

  1. By Dubai metro: You can take the RED LINE and get off at the stop - Burj Khalifa / Dubai Mall from anywhere in Dubai
  2. By Car:  From Dubai, you will need to take 16A St to Abu Baker Al Siddique Rd/D78 and then drive along Abu Dhabi/Ghweifat International Hwy/Sheikh Zayed Rd/E11. Finally, take Happiness Street to reach City Walk. You can also reach this place from Abu Dhabi by car via Abu Dhabi - Ghweifat International Hwy/E11
  3. By Bus: Take bus no. 7, 28, 81 or C14 and get down at Al Safa Road bus stop and walk down to reach City Walk

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Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit City Walk Dubai is in the winter months of November and December when the weather is enjoyable. You can enter City Walk every day at 10 am and stay back till 10 pm from Sunday to Tuesday and till 12 midnight from Wednesday to Saturday.

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Best Places to Shop in City Walk Dubai :

1. All Day Mini Mart:

All Day Mini Mart offers its customers two pillars - “More Value” and “Time Savings”. This all-day-long retail store has a spectrum of grocery items featuring an extremely wide range of products.

2. Anatomy:

You may like to check out the region’s leading modest brand which was launched in 2015 by Doaa Alghouti. Feel delighted looking at the creations where the contemporary label has been fused with timeless styles with modest silhouettes evoking a graceful aesthetic.

3. Brands For Less:

Delight in shopping at Brands For Less where you pay less on every item you purchase, be it home decor, toys, accessories, apparels, etc. Choose from more than 3000 international brands and enjoy fantastic deals on each.

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4. Concepts:

Walk into a store that will present you with the highest fashion standards through a meticulously curated mix of brands of apparels, accessories and sneakers. Get pleasure in shopping for your choice of brands of these items at this store.

5. WHSmith:

Book lovers must check out the shelves of WHSmith, one of the UK’s leading retailers. Also with books, you can also purchase local and international newspapers and magazines along with novel confectionery and stationery products.

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Best Places To Dine in City Walk Dubai:

1 .Babaji:

An authentic Turkish Restaurant located in the heart of City Walk is Babaji. You can be seated in the outdoor area of the restaurant and enjoy the stunning silhouette view of the Downtown while having authentic Turkish food made on a brick wood oven (commonly used in Turkey for Pide ovens), adding a distinct taste to the cuisines.

2. Armaanz World:

If you are looking for some continental food and desserts, you can try Armaanz World. Delicious to taste, you can try a few of their dishes and have them with hot beverages of your choice. While there, try out the delicious handmade chocolates.

3. Berkan Steakhouse:

Celebrate your joy and pleasures in life at Berkan Steakhouse where you get mouth-watering high-quality steaks. Delight in a new and diverse culinary experience where the steaks have been given a twist with spiteful ingredients, and recipes and will be presented to you in a unique manner. 

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4. Bursa Kebap Evi:

Taste the best Bursa Kebap in the Middle East at Bursa Kebap Evi where the Bursa tastes has been blended with Anatolian immemorial culture to provide you the most popular and flavourful Turkish dish - Kebab iskender.

5. Falla:

Those who love to experiment with food may love the dishes offered by Falla, where casual American dishes have been mixed with stylish Italian food to create an amazing gastronomical experience for you.

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Tips to Visit City Walk Dubai:

  • Timings may change due to Public holidays
  • Be aware of the latest guidelines and restrictions before visiting City Walk.
  • Please wear respectful clothes.
  • No skateboarding, hoverboarding or rollerblading.
  • The entire premise is monitored by CCTV.
  • No smoking indoors
  • No pets allowed inside

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Point of Interest for City Walk Dubai
Wild encounters at The Green Planet

Wild encounters at The Green Planet

Spend some time with the wild animals and birds at The Green Planet, Dubai’s own tropical rainforest, home to 3000 species of animals and birds and a lush oasis filled with exotic plants. Learn more about the tropical forests and explore the four levels of biodome - the Flooded Rainforest, the Canopy, the Forest Floor, and the Midstory.

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Movie Nights at ROXY Cinemas

Movie Nights at ROXY Cinemas

You must catch a move at the ROXY Cinemas if you wish to enjoy the most advanced vision and sound technologies in Cinema. Get your ultimate big-screen experience by purchasing a Platinum Plus ticket and watch a movie sitting on comfortable recliner seats with a pillow and blanket. Enjoy other amenities such as gourmet menu, waiter on call etc. giving you a taste of premium luxury.

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Go on a shopping spree!

Go on a shopping spree!

Dubai is a well known shopping destination and shopaholics around the world crave for a shopping experience in this city. You will be able to experience varied forms of shopping ranging from luxury shopping for international brands at high end malls, to shopping at traditional-style souks with authentic bazaar vibes. If you are fascinated by international brands, then head towards Dubai Mall, Global Village, Malls of Emirates etc. If you are looking for a traditional shopping experience, try visiting one of the Souks such as Bur Dubai Souk, Souk Madinat Jumeirah, etc. You will also be delighted to find separate souks for spices, textile, perfume, Deira Gold Souk etc.

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Rejuvenate and unwind yourself on a Spa Day

Rejuvenate and unwind yourself on a Spa Day

A perfect end to a tiring day is to rejuvenate at one of the Dubai Spas, known for their best assortment of holistic treatments. You may opt for a spa which is a luxurious affair or go for the traditional techniques - both aimed to get rid of your fatigue and make you feel relaxed. Go to Jiva Spa or Five element Spa for a traditional treatment or Amara Spa and Anantara Spa for a taste of luxury in Spa.

 Learn & Play at La La Land

Learn & Play at La La Land

Children travelling with you will love to spend a day at La La Land, an indoor play area focused at providing children and their family members enjoyment through entertainment as well as education. Participate in their various fun activities and help your little one stimulate their intellectual, emotional, social and physical growth.

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  Visit NoWayOut

Visit NoWayOut

Indulge in an adrenaline rush experience at NoWayOut, a gaming centre with themed rooms such as Da Vinci room, School of Magic, Houdini etc., which has been designed to immerse you in a world of thrill. Enter the room as unsuspected players, team up with others to solve puzzles by finding clues, and beat the clock to reach the end of the room as winners.

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Concert Mania at Coca Cola Arena

Concert Mania at Coca Cola Arena

Make your night in Dubai enjoyable by catching a show at the Coca-Cola Arena, the first and largest fully air-conditioned, multipurpose indoor Arena in the Middle East. You can choose from a vast range of shows ranging from family entertainment shows, comedy shows, exhibitions, and also exciting concerts. Delight in the state-of-the-art sound system while attending the show and listening to international tourist artists in the concert.

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City Walk Dubai FAQs

How far is the city walk from the Dubai mall?

The city walk is located at a distance of 1.9 km from the Dubai Mall. You may opt to either go by car, bus, or walk via D71. If you prefer to walk, you will reach in around 30 minutes. By car, it will take only 4 mins. You can also take bus no. 28 or 41 to reach City Walk in 15 minutes.

When was City Walk Dubai built?

The City Walk Dubai was developed by MERAAS after they took over 900,00 sq.m. of land and developed it in two phases. It was first launched in the month of October in the year 2013 and finally opened to the public on 14 February 2016.

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What are the best things to buy from City Walk Dubai?

You will get stores selling several high-end international fashion apparels and accessories at City Walk. Apart from that you can shop for modern homewares, books from UK Retailers, art, handcrafted sandals, fine jewellery and more at this place.

What are the best dishes to try at City Walk Dubai?

You can taste dishes from across the world at City Walk such as Peruvian, Spanish, Indian, French, Chinese, Italian, Lebanese cuisines at the various restaurants. Some of the famous dishes will be Kebap İskender at Bursa Kebap Evi, traditional Azerbaijani dishes and sweets at Baku Cafe,baryooshas at Baryooshas, etc.

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