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Karma Kafe

Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 423 0909
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“brunch” (40 reviews)
“sushi” (62 reviews)
“angry chicken” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
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Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Loved the ambience and the attentive friendly staff. And the food was absolutely delicious . Perfect view of the Dubai Mall musical Fountain. Cant wait to come back again

Thank marowa
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 1 January 2017

We went on a Friday for the Pan Asian brunch and loved it! Angela was very friendly and helpful and made our experience there even better. We personally thought that the starters were actually better than the main courses, but that's just a matter of...More

Thank Elena A
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at the Karma Karvery brunch! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We came here for after dInner drinks on a date night... there's really only four words: great music, fantastic cocktails

Thank Sharontje
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

It was my 2nd time good experience loves the outside sitting so u can enjoy fountain show .staff is very helpful attentive though we had a little challenge initially as reservation was made on different name but the staff sorted out quickly and accommodate us...More

Thank wilcuma
Reviewed 18 December 2016

One of the few places I like to spend my time during Brunch. This is in my Top 5. The restaurant itself being #1. The food, the service, the views, the music, the decor. Everything is a perfect harmony of Asian fusion culinary experience. I...More

Thank Albert W
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Amazing, overlooked the fountains, great food, service and location , bit of a walk though from main road so factor in 20 mins before your reservation time.

Thank MrsChristmas68
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Let's be honest guys, I only created this trip advisor account just so I can give this place a review. We went there with some friends and colleagues for a Friday brunch. The manager with the ugly mustache was extremely rude to us. Instead of...More

2  Thank fbourdkani
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Loved this restaurant, we sat outside and could see the fountains which was a real bonus. The food was delicious, sushi style starters, the shrimp tempura was lovely! Mains were great and the server was really knowledgable and gave some great recommendations. Loved it and...More

Thank Lisaa222
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your visit and for your review. We are happy to hear you had an amazing time at Karma Kafé! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Beatriz

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Yesterday around 7pm, with a friend we had plans to visit Karma Kafe but the 3 hostesses were so rude, impolite, didn't provide you with information about the local e.g. yes you can, than you can't. IF one local has rules about time what to...More

2  Thank Todorovska A
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Reminded me of an opium den, all curtains, very dark !!!. Great staff, great array of seating options, drinks. However extremely priceyMore

1  Thank Chris C
btrzd, Public Relations Manager at Karma Kafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Hello, We really appreciate your comments and you taking the time to share them with us. Customer’s feedback is imperative to us constantly updating our offering, training our staff and developing the restaurant. Our pricing structure is in line with the Dubai F&B industry and...More

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Karensara1712
7 February 2018|
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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
Dubai is always busy but if you have booked a table already it shouldn't worry you. Very efficient place where everything works well. Enjoy!
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Amy D
29 January 2018|
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Response from Federico T | Reviewed this property |
No fans may be a bit challenging.....
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Igor D
7 November 2015|
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Response from Natalia T | Reviewed this property |
Hello, You can have alcohol at Karma Caffe and anywhere else. We had an American White wine with our meal that was very good. They have a big variety of beverages alcoholic and non alcoholic and sake
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80 - US$200
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
3:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Monday
3:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Tuesday
3:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Wednesday
3:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Thursday
3:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday
3:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Souk Al Bahar | Downtown Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +971 4 423 0909
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Description
Karma Kafé is an award-winning Pan-Asian restaurant and lounge from the creators of the renowned Buddha-Bar. This hidden gem can be found in an intimate corner of Souk Al Bahar, in the heart of Downtown Dubai. Offering a fusion of Pan-Asian and International flavours within opulent surroundings accompanied by eclectic beats, Karma Kafé is a unique dining and nightlife destination. The outdoor terrace offers breathtaking views of The Dubai Fountain and the Burj Khalifa, which are essential sightings for all visitors to the city.
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