Dubai Food Tour | Dubai by Foot

Dubai is a true melting point. The UAE is a cosmopolitan country and the traditional food of UAE has a very rich and unique taste. It is a beautiful bend of spices. Come join us on this tour for the traditional Emirati delicacies! Join us for a dinner party experience. Along the way, hear stories about Middle Eastern food and culture, Dubai history and interact and share your stories with our guide and fellow guests!

Dubai Food Tour Description:

Join us for Dinner for the best bang for your buck food tour!

You will get to sample food specialties from the region. This tour brings for you traditional cuisines over a four-course dinner walk in the Deira & Al-Fahidi neighbourhood.

The guide will meet you at the Al Ras Metro station. We will have a small detour through the Spice Souk where you can smell the beautiful aromas of different spices. You will get to know about the different spices used in UAE, their origin as you enjoy a hot Fruit Tea. You can spend some time shopping for souvenirs as your local guide will give you bargaining tips. Next, you would enjoy having dates, covered in camel milk chocolate. You would love to take these homes!

Tasting 1- Hot Fruit Tea

Tasting 2- Dates covered in camel milk chocolate.

We would then move to our next stop as you take the Abra with stunning views of the Dubai Creek. You will be on the other side of the city where you will walk into the textile souk for your next stop. Enjoy your starters with a beautiful view of the Creek.

Here we will have your first grand feast! Here, we will taste:

Tasting 3- Stuffed Vine Leaves

Stuffed Vine Leaves is a traditional Lebanese dish

Tasting 4- Moutabel

Moutabel is a delicious dip (made from eggplant) originating in the Middle East. Devour this delicious dip with fresh Khubz bread and experience a unique mix of flavours.

Tasting 5- Taboulleh

Taboulleh is a classic salad dish from the Middle East

Tasting 6- Kibbeh

Kibbeh is a Levantine dish with a mix of wheat, onion and meat as stuffing, best teamed with Tahini sauce.

Tasting 7- Cheese & Spinach Sambousek

Triangle shaped pies with cheese and spinach fillings

Tasting 8- Falafel and Hummus

Lastly, enjoy this famous favourite Middle Eastern food with a chickpea dip ~ Hummus

We will now walk through the Textile souk. Our guide will tell you more about the souks, the culture and you can also stop at a local shop. We move on to our next stop for the day. It is time for our main course!

Tasting 9- Machboos Deyay

An Arabic dish with spiced chicken cooked with rice, allowing the rice to absorb the rich flavours.

Tasting 10- Saloona

Saloona is a Lamb dish that can be eaten separately or with rice

Tasting 11- Leqaimat

Leqaimat is an Arabic dessert ~ A sweet crunchy dumpling infused with saffron and cardamom

We will walk to the historical neighbourhood of Bastakiya for our next stop. Our guide will tell you about how Dubai evolved in this area and walk you to our last stop for the day.


Make sure you arrive hungry!

Tour Information:

Tour Name:

Flavours of Arabia: Emirati Food Walk


6:30-8:30PM- Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday


AED 340 per person or USD 93 per person (Minimum 2 persons). 


2-Hour Walking Tour 

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Special Note: 

It is difficult for us to accommodate allergies and special culinary requests because traditional middle-eastern cuisine is focused on meats, nuts and dairy.