Dubai Dominates The Culinary Scene With Over 15 Restaurants on MENA's 50 Best 2024 List

50 Best has unveiled the latest edition of the Middle East and North Africa’s 50 Best Restaurants 2024 list, spotlighting the top culinary destinations in the region. Dubai stands out with more than 15 restaurants on the list with Abu Dhabi featuring two restaurants. 

Orfali Bros Bistro, renowned for its Aleppian-inspired menu, secures the first spot for the second consecutive year. Trèsind Studio, helmed by Chef Himanshu Saini, claims the second position, followed by Ossiano and Moonrise in Dubai grabbing the third and fourth spot. 

This year's list includes 13 new entries and two re-entries, showcasing the diverse culinary landscape across 14 cities in the Middle East and North Africa. The rankings are determined by the Middle East and North Africa’s 50 Best Restaurants Academy, comprising over 250 industry leaders selected for their expertise in the region's dining scene. The academy is divided into six regions, each with its own panel of members, ensuring a fair and comprehensive evaluation process.

Ther Dubai restairanst that made the list include 3 Fils in sixth place, Kinoya in 11th spot, Zuma in 12th spot, and Boca 17th. The list also features Mimi Kakushi in 19th place, Jun’s in 21st, LPM Dubai in 23rd, and Bait Maryam in 28th. Reif Kushiyaki claims the 30th spot, with 21 Grams in 32nd place and Gaia in 35th. Lastly, Dubai's Row on 45 bags 41st spot on the list. 

In Abu Dhabi, two restaurants have secured spots on the list. LPM Abu Dhabi ranks 39th, while Talea by Antonio Guida claims the 48th position.

Share this page!
Connector Directory