Moana Seafood Restaurant at The Palm Jumeirah

by Dubai City

Moana Seafood Restaurant is famous in Dubai not only because it offers an exquisite fusion of Japanese and Peruvian cuisine but also for its unique location. This popular seafood haven in Dubai is situated on its own little island in highly recognised The Palm Jumeirah. It welcomes guests with its turquoise interiors of natural light shining through the floor-to-ceiling windows. In addition, the outdoors pergola-style offers the guests a refreshing view and mesmerising sounds of the resorts’ breathtaking greenery.

Surrounded by Sofitel’s idyllic pool and resort, this pagoda-style seafood restaurant is all about authentic yet contemporary fare. It focuses heavily on Asian-inspired flavours. Moreover, Moana combines a wide array of cuisine and cooking techniques under one roof. Furthermore, Moana is once awarded as one of the most romantic restaurants in Dubai. It is the perfect place for guests searching for a quaint, serene place to enjoy an intimate dining experience.

With crystal clear surroundings, the shaded seating area from every corner is one kind.  This magical place makes it difficult not to fall in love with the ambience. Diners can start the feast with some sashimi, nigiri, maki rolls and sushi freshly prepared live from the sushi bar before moving to the ceviche and signature curries inspired by Indian style and Singaporean to Thai.

Peruvian specialties are also a must-try dish in Moana. Street Truck Ceviche, Hokkaido Scallops Tiradito, Salmon Criollo, Grilled Chicken Antocucho, etc. In  Moana. they offer children a dedicated seafood menu with Peruvian fusion to ensure that the whole family can delight in a world-renowned culinary experience.

Ceviches & Appetisers

All dishes on the menu are prepared in strict compliance with Halal requirements. With a price starting at  AED 55 to AED 90, guests can enjoy sumptuous gourmets such as Tuna Ceviche Nikkei. Seabass Aguachile, Charred Avocado and Fresh Guacamole. Guests can choose from Gratinated Parmesan Scallop, BBQ Chicken, Buratta Cheese & Heirloom, Caesar Salad with Shrimps, Wasabi Shrimps Tempura, Moana Prawn Soup, and Wild Mushroom Soup as their delicious appetisers.

Sushi, Sashimi, Maki Rolls Selection

Japanese excellent sushi and sashimi selection are Shake/Salmon, Akami/Tuna Maldives, Hamachi/Yellow Tuna, Unagi Kabayaki/Fresh Water Eel, and Tako/Octopus. Price starts at AED 50 to Aed 100. Take a bite of Deep-fried Futo Maki/Big Rolls tempura (5 pieces) for only AED 60. Ura-Maki Rolls, California’s Roll with the same price, Philadelphia Roll, Dragon Roll, Hot Tuna Nikkie, Salmon Criollo, Spicy Salmon Roll, and Spicy Tuna Roll from AED 60 to AED 75.

Eat all you can Sushi & Wine.

For only AED 380 per couple, Guests can satisfy their cravings for sushi with all-you-can-eat rolls for Futomaki every Tuesday Night.

Moana Signatures & Main Courses

Moana Signature dishes are designed for sharing. Family and friends can enjoy a banquet of their best-selling dishes: Ceviche Platter, Char-Grilled Seafood Market, Whole Grilled Sea Bass, and Whole Salt-Crusted Sea Bass. Dinners can satisfy their cravings with these great selections of main courses such as Pan-Seared Sea Bass, Norwegian Seared Salmon, Grilled Tiger Prawns, Australian Lamb Chops, Organic Quinoa Crusted Chicken Breast, Grilled Wagyu Striploin, Roasted Canadian Lobster, Charred Spanish Octopus, and Celeriac Vegetarian Scallop with side dishes.


Finish your exquisite dinner with one of the popular desserts like Tres Leches (Milk Sponge, three milk sauce, coconut), Chocolate Tacos (Organic Peruvian Illanka Chocolate, Chantilly, Brownie, Raspberry Marmalade), Churros (Chocolate sauce, duke de Leche), Mochi Selection (Salted caramel, passion fruit, strawberry), Moana Magnum (Mango Chantilly, passion cremeux, coconut cream) and the healthy fresh fruit platter.


Daily: 12:30 – 15:00

Moana Seafood Restaurant
Sofitel Hotel and Resort, The Palm Jumeirah, East Crescent Road
Dubai- United Arab Emirates

Tel: +971 58 807-0880


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