Marea Dubai..New Michelin Stars Resturant Outside Its New York Home
From New York to Dubai, a chic two Michelin stars Italian restaurant launched in Dubai at the DIFC.
Bringing a little New York vibe to Dubai with a party feel, makes Marea one of the new top fine dining restaurants in Dubai.
Marea has recognized by the James Beard Foundation as Best New Restaurant in America; regularly rated Best Italian Restaurant in New York by Zagats; highly awarded by Forbes Travel guide; and globally recognized across several continents from all the top magazines, newspapers, and food & beverage writers.
The culinary program is led by multi-Michelin starred Chef, Michael White, and Altamarea Group’s Corporate Chef, Lauren De Steno.
Menu The food is very tasty and delicious; predominantly coastal seafood menu highlights the best of the sea, and beyond, and is known for the freshest crudo selections, special antipasti dishes, award-winning handmade pastas made daily onsite, composed and whole fish preparations, and select prime grilled meats. The menu has some of New York’s signature dishes including the Astice appetizer – with lobster, stracciatella cheese, and pickled eggplant,
the well-known Fusilli pasta -with baby octopus and bone marrow, and the salt-baked whole Branzino fish for two. Some dishes have been created in Dubai’s honor including the Passera Di Mare, a fluke fish crudo, topped with caviar and gold leaf. All dishes are complemented by Marea’s exquisite beverage program, which features a wide selection from around the world.
Atmosphere and Design a luxury lifestyle venue and a premier culinary destination recognized for its high-class cuisine and elegance, including a vibrant onyx bar at the first floor, an outdoor seating area in the vibrant DIFC and the downstairs Marea Lounge. Sleek and warm lighting, allow you to enjoy a more relaxed experience.
The venue feature a European hand-blown crystal installation to stimulate the senses around the sea and art by two London based artists, including oil paintings by renowned artist Nasser Azam on the upper floor, while the lounge take a modern approach with custom made pieces by Massimo Agostinelli.
Staff very professional, friendly, and sweet.
Must Try House-made spaghetti with clams. Marea offers the best spaghetti in town.