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Girders

#598 of 9,168 Restaurants in Dubai}
££ - £££, British,
JA Ocean View Hottel | JA Ocean View Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 814 5590
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (27 reviews)
“pork ribs” (5 reviews)
“burgers” (4 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
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Value
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JA Ocean View Hottel | JA Ocean View Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1 - 10 of 233 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A lively and friendly place - very popular. Has a happy hour - which is another reason for its popularity. Dress code is anything goes and the food good. Nothing extraordinary, but you can get pork ribs and other barbecue pork dishes which is less...More

Thank DiverHP
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It pulls on my heart to write this but I feel that it is prudent and right. Please accept my thanks and most sincere congratulations for the celebration of Lee Ann’s life, and the remembrance of her last night in Girders. This event really captivated...More

Thank Jonnytwosocks
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jonnytwosocks, On behalf of JA Resorts and Hotels family, we would like to thank you for your kind words. This means a lot to us. We will relay your appreciation to Michel and the whole team at Girders Bar & Garden. Heartfelt regards, Yasser...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is great, but throw in the extra factor for Dubai traffic around the area and you are going to have to be really inspired to make the trip. Thankfully its worth it when you do.More

Thank wspindloe
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear wspindloe, Thank you for sharing with us your appreciation and endorsement of Girders. We are delighted to know that the Dubai traffic did not deter you from giving our bar a try. We are equally glad that you loved your experience with us and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this bar was in our hotel. The rooftop is lovely as there is no smell of smoke. lovely barbeque and food is good. The downstairs bar smells of stale smoke which is a pity. There is good live music some nights. Service good.More

Thank CarmelC1967
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear CarmelC1967, Thank you for sharing with us your glowing endorsement about Girders. Your compliments to the ambiance, live music, barbeque and quality of food are very much appreciated. We are glad to know that our usual warm hospitable service did not go unnoticed. CarmelC1967,...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

really great bar, especially upstairs. it has some good live music and stays open until 3am. the staff were very friendly.

Thank Lynne H
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Lynne H, Thank you for your commendations to our ambiance, live music and usual warm hospitable service at Girders. Your positive endorsement is very much appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you back Lynne H. Best regards, Yasser Mansour Cluster General Manager

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Its a cool Friday brunch with good choice of music, food was nice but don't expect much about quality and choices. What I really love is the pork ribs, staff needs to learn on how to be more attentive to satisfy guest needs. They should...More

Thank jerwinebora
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Dear jerwinebora, Thank you for your sharing with us your overall positive experience at Girders. While we are delighted to know that you enjoyed our ever famous “pork ribs”, it is however with regret to know that you were not satisfied with the service you...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Food of a high quality. At least 4 screens showing all the sport. Can get a bit smoky as smoking allowed inside.More

Thank Travelling4life
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Travelling4life, Thank you for sharing your dining experience with us at Girders. We are delighted that you had a great time with us and has especially enjoyed our delicious food, excellent service and sports channels available to our diners. Many thanks for your endorsement...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Girders is very smoky and can be really loud - great if that's what you're looking for. If not, try Girders Garden upstairs instead. It has a great menu, great staff and it's open air!More

Thank ByrneA34
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2017

Dear ByrneA34, Thank you for sharing your commendations of our menu, ambience and usual warm hospitable service at Girders. The whole team will be chuffed to know of your appreciation. ByrneA34, we look forward to delivering another great dining experience for you soon. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Went to this place accidently as Tribeca was closed for a private party Overall ok place but their Supervisor-Farhan was amazing ,he arranged a table for pur group of 10 in few minutes and was courteous throghout Will come back for sure because of him😊More

Thank Priya S
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2017

Dear Priya S, Thank you for visiting us and sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor. It is with great pleasure to know that you had a wonderful dining experience with us and thank you for acknowledging our team members efforts in ensuring your stay was nothing...More

Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Went to eat here last night but the smell of cigarette smoke hit you as you walked in the door. We are not used to this these days.More

Thank Karen I
JAOVH, Cluster General Manager at Girders, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Dear Karen I, I am saddened to know that you felt let down due to the overall atmosphere on which I apologise. Although I can assure you that we strictly adhere to local municipality requirements, I have asked our Chief Engineer to review our ventilation...More

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Response from Rosselli2016 | Reviewed this property |
About £7!
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29 May 2016|
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Yes, legally with photo ID . They won't serve if they suspect you are younger.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 03:00
Monday
16:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 03:00
Thursday
16:00 - 03:00
Friday
15:00 - 03:00
Saturday
15:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: JA Ocean View Hottel | JA Ocean View Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai>  > The Marina
  • Neighbourhood: The Marina
  • Phone Number: +971 4 814 5590
  • E-mail
Description
Located on the first floor of JA Ocean View Hotel, Girders is a jaunt back to Britain where quiz nights bring back memories and our indoor & outdoor screens show sports history in the making. Enjoy happy hour every day, twice a day, from 4pm to 8pm and 12am until 2am and ALL DAY on Wednesday! Don't forget to try the outside terrace, Girders Garden, on the second floor. Home to our very own BBQ Smoker Wagon, A.K.A The Beast, grilling the juiciest meat in town. Treat yourself and your friends to a varied menu of BBQ treats including freshly grilled & smoked meats, exciting sides and a selection of Girders secret sauces. At Girders and Girders & Girders Garden, there's always something going on!
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