The football craze has caught up Dubai just like the rest of the world. Catch all the action on super-sized screens this FIFA World Cup. Check out top few locations in Dubaicity.
|Barastil||Mina Seyahi Beach Resort And Marina, Al Sufouh Rd, Dubai Marina||+971 4 318 1313||The continually popular beachside hangout has constructed an air-conditioned dome with two 12m screens and room for 1,200 fans. It’s broadcasting every single match. The opening night is going to showcase a performance by football freestyle duo the F2 Freestylers, whose exceptional blend of ball skills and choreography is going to start off the season in style.|
|Atlantis, The Palm||Crescent Road, Palm Jumeirah – Dubai – United Arab Emirates||+971 4 426 0350||The Mundial 2014 football tent has it all, a luxurious beachfront atmosphere, designed as an Arabesque coffee and shisha hot spot. Guests can come in company with their friends and family to watch with, as the tent seats up to 250 guests, and will show all matches across 13 screens. The set menu includes an a la carte featuring Arabic mezze and football preferences including burgers, nachos and spring rolls.
Football fans can come on and get-together at Mundial Football Tent that is open daily at 7pm. Minimum to spend here would be Dhs100 per person (excluding shisha).
|Qube Sports Bar||The Meydan Hotel, Nads Al Sheba,Dubai||+971 4 381 3780||Qube Sports Bar offers a stunning 360-degree giant cube screen, 16 HD flat screens and a top-notch surround sound system. A haven for football fans, there is no chance of missing out even a second of sporting action in this ultra-high-tech venue.|
|La Terazza||Amwaj Rotana, JBR The Walk, Dubai Marina||+971 4 428 2000||La Terazza offers the season favourite Ronaldo’s Legs as one of several restaurants in the UAE that serves FIFA-themed menus. The interesting dishes such as ‘Ronaldo’s Legs’ (peri-peri chicken) lollipops, Dhs55) from Portugal, and, from France, ‘This is not Hollande’ (crumble Brie bites, Dhs55), among other tapas.|
|Fairmont Bab Al Bahr||Bain Al Jessrain – Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates||+971 4 654 3238||The Fairmont’s air-conditioned World Cup tent is placed on the beach. With enough space for more than 600 people. The tent is going to screen every match live on its 12 flat-screen TVs.Guests in groups of five or more can get premium seating with 20 bottles of draught drinks and food platters (minimum spend Dhs1,500).|
|Football jerseys for Freebies||The Lakes, Dubai||+971 04 454 2638||Women who wear a team top to Reform Social & Grill are going to be served with a free drink. The British-themed restaurant has it as one of the various themed promotions that has extended its opening hours to screen late matches.|
|La Fabrique||Pullman Dubai, Deira City Centre||+971 4 603 8201||Guests including men and women who wear football jerseys at La Fabrique in Deira can get two-for-one deals on selected drinks originating from the same country.|