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The Museum Cafe is now fully open, offering tasty dishes, a Grab & Go service and a special kid’s menu. Contemplate the sea and skyline from our Jean Nouvel-designed café and outside terrace, a relaxing dining experience that blends distinct Emirati and European flavours.

Please note social distancing applies and table capacity is limited to ten per table, if not from the same family.

New Opening Hours

Museum Café
Daily | 12 - 6:30pm
Monday | closed

Grab & Go service available daily | 10am - 6:30pm

For information and bookings, call us at +971 (0)2 205 4223 or email us at ssathessan@groupebarriere.com

Operated by the Barrière Group

Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi

Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi

Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi

Photo by Bhupendar Singh

Photo by Bhupendar Singh

Photo by Bhupendar Singh

Photo by Bhupendar Singh


Art Lounge has reopened. We look forward to welcoming you in a fully redesigned space and stylish laid-back atmosphere.
See you soon!

The Art Lounge provides a sleek outdoor venue for guests to relax and enjoy a wide selection of beverages and light bites. The stunning, unobstructed views of the Abu Dhabi skyline and the contemporary design concept make it one of the best sunset lounges in the city.
A hidden gem, nestled in the iconic rooftop of the museum, the Art Lounge the perfect place to gather with friends and enjoy a post-gallery visit refreshment.

The Art Lounge remains open after museum opening hours and welcomes external guests. A booking is necessary for access to the Art Lounge once the museum doors are closed after 6:30pm.
After this time, entry will be via Gate 2 of the museum (follow the signs to Fouquet's).

Call us for information and bookings on +971 (0)50 699 6375 / +971 (0) 22 054 225 or email us at mhamdui@groupebarriere.com

Daily | 5:00pm – 12:00am (last orders 11:30pm)
Monday | closed

Operated by Barrière Group


With something happening every night of the week, check our various offers and start planning your next visit.

• Sunset offers
Art Lounge celebrates sunsets. Enjoy a complimentary beverage for every one purchased.
Create new connections and make lively encounters to the sound of our resident DJ.
Every day from 5:30pm - 7:30pm (except Mondays).

• After Work Tuesdays
The new after work evening with a twist, the best way to switch off listening to chilled music vibes.
Enjoy a curated cold cuts platter with unlimited selection of beverages at AED 250.
Tuesdays from 6:00pm – 8:00pm

• Sushi Night
Indulge in Japan's greatest culinary export, delicious assortments of sushi and sashimi at AED 220 chopsticks and bubbles included.
Wednesdays from 5:00pm – 10:00pm

• “C’est Cheese” is back
Get better acquainted with French gastronomy and discover France's rich and diverse food culture.
Enjoy a selection of aged French cheese paired with grapes starting at AED 150.
Thursdays and Fridays from 6:00pm – 10.00pm

• Mussel up!
From the northern European beaches to the southern shores of Abu Dhabi, enjoy memorable Al-fresco mussels and fries every Saturday evening and prolong the weekend vibes for only AED 199.
Saturdays from 6:00pm – 12:00am

Photo by Bhupendar Singh

Photo by Bhupendar Singh

Photo by Bhupendar Singh
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