Coming Soon, Derwandi Restaurant to Open First Branch in Dubai!

November 2023, Dubai, United Arab Emirates –Derwandi restaurant, the homegrown Abu Dhabi favourite committed to serving high-end Lebanese flavours, is thrilled to announce its first Dubai branch early next month. Opening in the heart of Al Wasl, Jumeirah, Derwandi restaurant is the epitome of authentic Lebanese cuisine, serving a nostalgic taste of their heritage and traditions “min Lebnen”.

Channelling the essence of its charming cities, Derwandi restaurant strives to deliver Lebanese tradition and hospitality, allowing its patrons to indulge in the many homegrown staples such as the Zaatar from Jbeil, olive oil from Koura decorated with pine nuts from the mountains. Derwandi restaurant will bring its high standards for Lebanese dining by offering its guests an unrivalled culinary experience.

El Derwandi, a Lebanese icon from the 1970s, was the source of inspiration for the Derwandi restaurant. The nature of the restaurant was centred around his personality, spending his days retelling his favourite tales with his signature shisha in hand. Infused with his love for creating memories, good food and company, Derwandi Dubai chefs bring 25 years of experience to continue to serve the pinnacle of hospitality. The space is adorned with Lebanese inspired interiors, from the traditional arches to the tiles, straight from “byot” Beirut.

Derwandi’s new Dubai’s branch is set to open its doors in January, for more information or bookings, please visit and call +971 58 853 9633.