Souk Madinat

Souk Madinat

Souk Madinat in Jumeirah, is a contemporary take on a traditional Arabic Market. This masterpiece of Arabian architecture portrays a traditional look with its earthly toned buildings, intricately structured wooden ceilings and Arabic ornaments and fragrances. Well blended with today’s modernism, Souk Madinat has ample branded shops, a theater and numerous café’s and dining outlets with a complementary bonus of waterway views. With its meandering alleys, quaint shops and a view out-over the ever-so-majestic Burj Al Arab, Souk Madinat is ideal for a weekend breather.

 Quick Facts About Souk Madinat

  • It was established by Jumeirah Group
  • It has about 75 boutique shops and over 20 enormously popular cafés, bars and restaurants.

Anchor Stores in Souk Madinat

A unique re-creation of an ancient market place, Souk Madinat has a vibrant bazaar-like atmosphere which greets visitors with 95 boutique-style open-shuttered shops and intimate galleries. Throughout the meandering pathways, visitors can purchase goods from barrows and shops spilling out into the streets selling spices, oud, gifts and souvenirs, handicrafts, clothing, jewelry and gold, from 10.00 am to 10.00 pm seven days a week.

Al Jaber Gallery

Al Jaber Gallery offers a vast assortment of antiques, arts and crafts for homes. Its collection also includes carpets of all sizes and shapes, traditional Arabian handicrafts like Dhow, Khanjar and Dalla. The Gallery also imports artifacts and oriental gifts and from different parts of the world. It is the biggest gift and souvenir chain in the UAE

Pride of Kashmir

It is a UAE-based retailer of fine Kashmiri craftsmanship specializing in Carpets, shawls, furniture, furnishings and ready-to-wear clothing.

Food Courts and Restaurants

From breakfast through to nightfall, Souk Madinat offers a great selection of food and beverages to gratify your appetite. The various restaurants and bars at Souk Madinat include the Moroccan Shoo Fee Ma Fee, famous Italian Segretto and Jam Base, all well known night spots in town. Also, near the main entrance, it has the Japanese Honyaki, the Asian Noodle House and the bar Barzar where you can groove in to live music.

Segreto Restaurant and Bar

In the backdrop of Al Qasr, sited near to the Malakiya Villas is Segreto Restaurant and Bar. The classic Italian restaurant with spacious dining area and fantastic rooftop bar defines Italian lounging with delicious snacks and beverages.

Trattoria Toscana

It offers traditional pastas and authentic pizzas in a rustic setting and within a family friendly environment .

Attractions in Souk Madinat

Madinat Theatre

The 442 seat luxury Madinat Theatre is located within the busy streets of Souk Madinat  It is replete with tapping musicals, dazzling performances, side-splitting stand-up comedy and breathtaking ballet. Designed by the stage professionals, Madinat Theatre holds performances ranging from drama and dance to comedy and film by internationally acclaimed groups.

Abra Rides

After some brisk shopping, visitors can take a relaxing abra tour on the 5 kms waterway that meanders around the resort. Tours operate daily from 4 pm to 11 pm and abras depart every 20 minutes.


  • Customer service desks
  • Mall directories and maps
  • ATM machines
  • Baby strollers and wheelchairs
  • Baby changing rooms and Prayer rooms
  • Valet parking

Getting there

By Metro

The Mall of the Emirates Metro Station is the nearest metro station to Souk Madinat. Take the exit towards the Mall to the Bus stop right below the station.

By Bus

You can board Bus number 81 and get down at Burj Al Arab Hotel stop

Opening Timings

Shops: 10:00 to 23:00
Restaurants: 08:00 to 02:00

Souk Madinat Phone – +971 4 3382999

Official Site –

Souk Madinat– It is located at the Madinat Jumeirah resort on Jumeirah Beach Road in Dubai


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