One of the joys of travel is to savour new culinary experiences in a new city, and Ras Al Khaimah offers overwhelming options of restaurants to sample the best of both local Emirati cuisine and international favourites. We have curated a list of best places in Ras Al Khaimah you must visit.
Tucked away on the picturesque corniche of the Al Marjan Island along the coast of Ras Al Khaimah, is this Moroccan gem featuring an array of authentic Moroccan delicacies, served in a casual Mediterranean atmosphere with wonderful views of the alluring Arabian Sea. Blending traditional recipes and fresh local ingredients to create an incredible variety of mouthwatering Tagines, grilled meats, the best couscous in town and Mint tea, Casa Maghrib is one of the best Moroccan restaurants in Ras Al Khaimah and will certainly delight your taste buds.
La Luna Restaurante
Located in the Minsk Street in Al Hamra overlooking the Al Hamra Marina, LaLuna Restaurante is the perfect all-day dining place to enjoy some delicious Italian and Thai cuisine in a bistro-style family dining environment in Ras Al Khaimah. The restaurant offers an enjoyable array of Italian favourites such as pizzas, pasta dishes, Italian chops and steaks, a variety of salads, hand-made Italian gelato, Italy’s favourite Lavazza coffee, and some great local seafood fare to go along with fantastic views of the marina. The Thai section serves a menu of authentic Thai and Asian dishes to satisfy Thai food lovers.
Offering its patrons a taste of royal Mughlai cuisine as well the essence of North-Western Indian traditions, India Palace is a casual dining experience in RAK Mall in the city. The restaurant is renowned for its vast array of popular Mughlai dishes including Mutton & Chicken korma, dopiaza and a range of shorbas, served in the elegance of its imperial-style antique décor reflecting the Indian heritage. This Indian gem is raved by both the locals and international tourists alike.
Serving Lebanese and Levant favourites with a fine dining flair, Zaitouna House offers one of the best spots in the city for dining in an atmospheric setting that evokes the warmth of Lebanon. Offering both breath-taking views of the Marjan island from its panoramic terrace and a soul-satisfying menu of traditional Lebanese fare, including wholesome hummus, an array of meat grills, Tabouleh and Moutabel, Zaitouna house is a must-try spot for those looking to dine al fresco and take in the sights and sounds of the waterfront promenade. Many people come here to nosh on some quick snacks while enjoying the views of the setting sun.
Reem Al Bawadi
Conveniently located in Al Naeem Mall, Reem Al Bawadi celebrates the authentic culture and traditional fare of the UAE. The restaurant’s award-winning Middle Eastern cuisine, warm Arabic hospitality and authentic ambiance offers a modern dining experience that will win anyone over. Apart from serving a range of cold mezza, hot mezza, mixed meat and seafood grills, the restaurant also offers some all-time international favourites, a juice bar offering a wide choice of fresh fruit juices, mocktails and some of the best special blend shishas in the city.