Welcome to RIVA

RIVA - a truly unique Ristorante, Bar and Beach located on the iconic Palm Jumeirah with stunning views of the Arabian Gulf, Burj Al Arab and the Downtown Skyline. A relaxed, vibrant, fun and family-friendly environment perfectly suited for any occasion.

Voted as What's On Awards Best Day Out in 2016 and Favorite European Restaurant in 2015, RIVA offers an unforgettable dining experience, temperature controlled pools and 300 metres of pristine beach in Dubai. 

RIVA has put together a wide range of annual membership options as well as day passes for pool & beach access - making RIVA your go-to destination for fun, sun and sea.

This Ramadan, RIVA remains open on normal operating hours with day passes, food and drinks available throughout the day.

Check out our Ramadan lamb specials.

The new, revamped Mediterranean menu at RIVA Ristorante strengthens our commitment to using the freshest, highest quality locally sourced ingredients.  

Our food selection plays host to an enjoyable and extensive array of pizzas, pastas and salads. In addition, we offer carefully-selected cuts of meat, fresh local fish and seafood. We like to keep it simple, to let the products speak for themselves; the skill of our chefs is simply there to bring this simplicity to life.

Whether it's an energizing breakfast, healthy lunch or delightful dinner, for dine-in or to-go, each bite will bring you to the vibrant coasts of the Mediterranean Sea.

RIVA Ristorante was honoured to be voted What’s On Awards Favourite European Restaurant in 2015.

The right bite is a lite bite. Whether for eat-in or takeaway, RIVA Lite's latest menu concept rotates with over 100 dishes on carousel serving a wide variety of healthy mains, fresh salads, home-baked cakes and pastries. From breakfast to lunch and dinner, get a dose of all-natural food and beverages throughout the day.

Providing you with a fully-balanced nourishment, our tailor-made healthy boosters, smoothies and juices are made only from handpicked fresh ingredients. This ensures all extracts come in its purest form, without compromising on quality, taste and nutrition content. Coffees and teas are also brewed-to-order all-day.

Visit RIVA Lite to grab your regular fix on the go, available daily for dine-in or takeaway from 7 AM - 7 PM.

Adjacent to the pool you will find our Bar and Gazebo, the perfect setting in which to enjoy refreshing cocktails, mocktails and perfectly chilled beverages. Chill out, relax and soak up the sun whilst listening to the Balearic beats of our resident DJs.

As day meets night the bar takes on a different feel - from the chilled out relaxed vibes of the daytime to a beautifully lit and atmospheric evening destination, the tunes continue throughout the evening…perfection from morning till night!  

Situated as we are on Palm Jumeirah’s iconic shoreline, RIVA has unrivalled views of the crystal clear water of the Arabian Gulf , across the Palm fronds you can enjoy breath-taking views of the Burj Al Arab and Dubai’s renowned Downtown skyline.

The beach is pristine and offers cushioned loungers, sun shades for those warmer days and full food and beverage service.

The Pool is cooled in the summer months ensuring a perfect place to chill when required and heated in the cooler winter to ensure a perfect temperature year-round.