Apps to Help You Find Good Food in UAE

The culinary scene of UAE has changed significantly over the past few years. This means that food options are not limited to either – extravagant restaurants in Dubai or food courts of mall.

Whether you are a visitor in Dubai or searching for a new dine-in spot to visit with friends – there is always something fresh to discover in the land of Emiratis. But how do you choose between the endless number of eateries that offer an array of cuisines, suitable for different taste buds as well as ‘pockets.’

Fortunately, we have rounded up some of the best apps that will help you find the best spot for dining in Dubai as well as takeaways and delivery.

  1. Zomato

The Zomato restaurant finder app allows you to filter a selection of restaurants by both – cuisine and location. If you find a place of interest, an overview of the place is available along with menus, pictures, and even a map.

Additionally, all restaurants included in the Zomato app include a rating from 1 – 5, helping you in decision-making.

The Zomato app covers eateries in Dubai as well as Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.

  1. Talabat

Talabat is a food-delivery app that lets users choose from over 200 restaurants in UAE by location and cuisine. Simply select the place of your choice, select the items from the pull up menu and place your order online with just a few taps.

Participating eateries of Talabat include Burger King, Subway, Royal Orchid, Papa John’s, Sushi Central, and Pizza Hut.

  1. Happy Cow

Are you a vegan and looking for non-meat options for dining in Dubai? Well, the Happy Cow app is ideal for you as it assists in searching for vegetarian, vegan, and Vegan-Options in more than 185 countries including UAE.

Besides restaurants, you can also look for juice bars, fast-food places, and even gluten-free options through this app. the reviews of the eateries also include menus, ratings, photographs, and map.

Offering a convenient “store offline” option, the Happy Cow app is an ideal choice for vegetarian travelers.

  1. com

Another app that includes reviews, ratings, menus, and photographs from the different restaurants in Dubai and surrounding areas – the Roundmenu takes the app game to a new level by offering discounts when you make reservations through the app.

Working under the popular Careem, Roundmenu hosts several countries including Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Oman, and Kuwait.

  1. Foursquare

Foursquare is another popular option for worldwide travelers looking for something new in their vacationing city. Just like other apps, Foursquare allows you to filter food categories by preferences of cuisine and categories of Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and Coffee. Menus, photographs, reviews, and maps are included in the overview of each place.

With Foursquare, you can discover entertainment and shopping venues as well.

Ready, Set, Go

These are some of our best picks to curb your hunger pangs when you are lost for food choices at the extravagant malls of Dubai such as the Ibn Battuta mall. Try these apps and discover something new in Dubai. Good luck!