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Mall of the Emirates Sheikh Zayed Rd | 1st Floor, West End, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 341 2575
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Bar, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
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Mall of the Emirates Sheikh Zayed Rd | 1st Floor, West End, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nipped in for a quick drink on Friday lunchtime pre-brunch. The bartender was very friendly and super helpful. For those visiting from a country that has now banned smoking inside it's a really sensory trip down memory lane! You can see the indoor ski slopes...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were hitting ski dubai in this 39degree .. Before starting planned to finish our short lunch. We surprised about that big mall to find better place . close to the ski we found this well designed restaurant. really courteous staff assisting every need they...More

Thank Pradeep T
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear Pradeep T, Great to hear you enjoyed Apres with your friends, your feedback is much appreciated. It is a great pleasure to learn that you enjoyed the décor of our restaurant and the Ski view during your visit .We have shared your valuable feedback...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place truly makes you feel outside of Dubai especially when the weather is hot outside and you are stuck with nothing to do but the crowded and loud malls this place offers a nice escape to the back of the ski slopes at the...More

Thank Nabil A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I remember when this place opened a decade ago and the cocktails were the best in town and food reliable. Over the last year or so, the venue has really gone down hill, gone is the ambient red lighting and in with the hideous sports...More

Thank Ananda S
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear Ananda S, Firstly thank you for your feedback on your recent visit to Apres. It is extremely disappointing to hear of your experience and I am in the process of completing an investigation into all of your points. In order for us to re-gain...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our friend who lives in Dubai took us here for dinner on a Saturday night. It's very chilled, with a great view of the (bizarre!) ski slope. Our friend said that the menu used to be more German but now it's a mixture of Italian,...More

Thank RachelMary D
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear Rachel Mary D, Thank you for your feedback from your recent visit to Apres in the Mall of the Emirates. I am pleased there were elements that you really enjoyed but disappointed we failed to meet you expectations with regards to service. We work...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch and it was fairly empty of smokers so the air was cleaner than normal. We found the hostess very sweet and she offered to join another table to ours to give us more room. The large windows full of snow activities...More

Thank hornstravels
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear hornstravels, Thanks for your review on your recent visit to Apres Mall of The Emirates. I have shared your feedback with our culinary team and will review the truffle buratta specification to ensure it is correct. The Superfood burger indeed, our standard is to...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

It's a great quirky place for a meal out, I had the chorizo&funghi pizza which was delicious. The view kept us entertained all throughout the dinner (people falling over on the sky slope :D ). The service was good and it was all in all...More

Thank Elena A
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear Elena A, Thanks for your positive comments on your recent visit to Apres. Our pizzas are highly recommended and a favorite for years. My personal favorite is the Gardiniere - a recent addition to our pizza range. Looking forward welcoming you again in the...More

Reviewed 19 April 2017

I have had many good drinking experiences here over the last 4 years, but in the last couple of visits the service and quality of food have declined considerably. With picture windows of the ski slope, Apres will always attract footfall from tourists and it...More

1  Thank lotuseaters8
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear lotuseaters8, Please allow me to thank you for your feedback on your visit to Apres. I was disappointed to hear that you feel food and service have gone down. It it our aim to provide quick and attentive service. But this time we clearly...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The main attraction here seems to be the tables overlooking the indoor ski slope. The food was delivered slowly, but there were competent burgers, fries and a rather good beetroot and butternut squash salad. You can buy (expensive) alcohol here. Plenty of other good options...More

Thank cloud9leeds
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear cloud9leeds, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent visit. I have briefed it with our team. We always look to improve on our service and product. Your comments on the slower service will be used for training purposes as we always look...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great meal, with the family that serves beers, wines and spirits. For a family of four, main course, desert, wine and soft drinks £137.00. Restaurant was a little smoky, even in the non-smoking area. Great view of the ski slope though. Recommended.

Thank Robert F
ELRManagement, Manager at Apres, responded to this review

Dear Robert F, Thank you for your feedback. Great to receive your recommendation. Regarding the smoking smell, we are currently investigating options to improve the airflow so to address this issue. Hoping to welcome you back in the near future. Regards Therry

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$100
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mall of the Emirates Sheikh Zayed Rd | 1st Floor, West End, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 341 2575
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Inspired by the fun and atmosphere of European ski resorts, Après is a sophisticated lounge, bar and restaurant that embodies Alpine ski-lodge chic. This bespoke outlet is specifically tailored to suit its stunning setting at the foot of Ski Dubai's indoor slopes within the hugely popular Mall of the Emirates.Après' is not just renowned for its deliciously addictive cocktails as Après' array of fresh, contemporary European cuisine never fails to impress. Its small but authentic selection of stone fired pizzas is ranked by many reviewers as the best in Dubai, and the traditional Swiss cheese fondue continues to be a perennial favourite.Après' amazing location and simply irresistible cocktails, coupled with its warm service and striking interior, makes for a truly unique and unforgettable experience in the Middle East.