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Friends' Avenue Cafe JLT

Fortune Executive Tower Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground Floor, Fortune Executive Tower, Cluster T, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 554 5813
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“potato wedges” (4 reviews)
“burger” (9 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00 Hours
Cafe, European, International, Central European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Fortune Executive Tower Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground Floor, Fortune Executive Tower, Cluster T, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food and friendly atmosphere. It’s one of the most popular places where expats hang out in JLT but it’s quite small. It gets very busy and on weekends in the morning there is often a waiting line to get a table.

Thank Stefanache V
Reviewed 6 days ago

They do breakfast until 3pm most days and it is definitely worth trying - I go here very regularly! Coffee is fantastic and food is excellent and reasonably priced! Service is also quite good. Always busy but never have to wait too long to get...More

Thank Dubaireviewers
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I ordered what I expected was a 15 dirham latte, (because that’s how much it said it was on the menu board) I was then presented with a bill of just under 20 dirhams. When I questioned the bill I was told about the tax...More

Thank Ellanda W
Reviewed 26 February 2018

You feel the friendly atmosphere, supported with pleasant design of the place and delicious food. Worth to visit.

Thank TravelHubLLC
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

This place was slightly smaller than Instagram led me to believe but it is a great spot nonetheless and well worth a visit. As much outdoor seating as inside which is handy at busier times but at 9.30am on a Saturday we almost had the...More

Thank Callie D
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Had a very nice breakfast here while staying at a hotel nearby and wanting a change of hotel breakfasts.

Thank ausfreqtraveller2016
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Probably my favourite cafe in Dubai. Both here and motorcity branch. Incredible prices and food is excellent. Staff are the best.

Thank Sjtmcc
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We visited Friends Avenue (JLT Branch) for a (relatively healthy) breakfast! I have to say this is now going to be my local go-to café for breakfast. It has the most perfect setting, overlooking the JLT lakes of which you can choose to sit outside...More

Thank katykatess
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

I definitely recommend this cafe. Fair selection of menu, good ones too for breakfast brunch lunch or even dinner. Location is great, just behind the Damac station metro, facing the lake, friendly staff too.

Thank Tiq325
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Fresh healthy food Loved the superfood salad A bit pricey but affordable Nice enviable and friendly staff Certainly coming back

Thank Erta S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fortune Executive Tower Sheikh Zayed Rd | Ground Floor, Fortune Executive Tower, Cluster T, Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 554 5813
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