Al Rigga

Al Rigga district is among the busiest and most crowded districts of Dubai, during the day and during the night too. Therefore, Al Rigga is one of the most important locations of Dubai nightlife. The district is full of hotels of all sorts and it is very rich in discos, nightclubs, bars and pubs, not to mention the restaurants. If you are the partying type, you have to check out the Dubai nightlife of Al Rigga.


Al Rigga district is a very densely populated district of Dubai and most of the population consists of expats, mainly Indian, Pakistani and Lebanese. The district is located in Deira and it is bordered by the Dubai Creek. Deira district has always been a busy district because of its souks or marketplaces. Because the district is very close to the airport, its full of hotels of all category, mainly of the cheaper type, which makes it perfect for those who have to stay only a couple of nights in Dubai, while waiting for their plane. In this place, Indians also operate most hotels. In the area, you will find at least a dozen Indian nightclubs, but the variety is so much bigger. Dubai Nightlife in Al Rigga is surely always buzzing.

No matter its nightclub, lounge and bar or disco, you will find the one you were looking for in Al Rigga. Hereby we say a few words about some of the most notable nightclubs. Let us represent some of the best examples on great Dubai nightlife over here.

If you want a pub like atmosphere, pool, billiard and sports fans watching sports together then here are the best places for you of Dubai nightlife in Al Rigga:

Blues & Cues in the Ramada Continental: with great pool and billiard table and live music its always fun to be here.
Carpenters in the Hyatt Regency: British Pub like place with live music and comedy show
Champions in JW Marriott: a real sports pub focusing on mainly American sports events
Chelsea Arms in the Sheraton Dubai Creek: a great British pub with UK Sports channels and great atmosphere with good beers
Churchill’s in City Centre Hotels: typical English pub with pool and darts possibilities

If you are looking for some great Arabic style entertainment here are some places for you:
Al Mushref in the St. George Hotel
Al Sahariya Arabic Nightclub: Sun and Sand Hotel
Arabic Nightclub: Mayfair Hotel

Pieces of Dubai nightlife of Al Rigga: Indian style entertainment
Bollywood Stars: a great Indian looking bar and restaurant with great food and drinks and good atmosphere in the Ramee Guestline Hotel
Ashiana: A Bengali-Indian nightclub

Special clubs and nightclubs of Dubai nightlife in Al Rigga: hereby we enlist some of the most special nightclubs in Al Rigga: Marlin Pool Bar in the Mayfair Hotel: great relaxed bar in a great site
IBEX Ethiopean Club in the Sun and Sand Hotel: there are not many Ethiopian clubs in the world, so its time to visit one, its recommended.
Hibiki in Hyatt Regency: this is Dubai’s first and most popular Japanese style Karaoke bar. It is worth trying
El Rancho in the Marco Polo hotel: a Mexican-Western style bar and restaurant with great music

These are just a few examples for you to see how rich the Dubai nightlife is, especially in Al Rigga. Al Rigga nightlife is so busy that if you want a relaxed sleep over here, choose a hotel with possibly no nightclubs so that you can sleep too.