Restaurant setup in Dubai
Restaurant setup in Dubai

Restaurant setup in Dubai

Restaurant setup in Dubai 

In today’s scenario Restaurant Setup in Dubai. We can see Dubai is one of the Top countries nowadays for Travel & Tourism,  F & B industry, Hotel industry. Restaurant Setup in Dubai .we can witness many visitors traveling to Dubai from almost more than 195 countries and also people residing here in Dubai.

Due to mixed cultures, we have huge demands of different Verities of Foods & taste, due to which we can see across UAE More than 14000 Restaurants set up in Dubai and UAE. This number keeps on increasing, Because of huge demands which create equal opportunity for opening new Restaurants Setup in Dubai for Investors and Entrepreneurs to setup Restaurant in Dubai.  But the chances of Running successful Restaurants in Dubai are more ten other countries because mix gender & Nationality people


Different Formats of Restaurant setup in Dubai :

  1. Restaurants set up in 5 start /4 Star Hotels.
  2. Restaurant Outlet at Good Locations across Dubai 
  3. Restaurant outlet at Some Good Shopping Mall or Commercial Mall
  4. working Capital Requirements and operating cost for Restaurants set up in different formats will differ. This depends on many factors like Locations, Size Area, Interior Decoration, Kitchen Equipment, etc.

Important Key points to consider for Restaurants Setup in Dubai :

  1. Location: Good Location play Important role in Restaurant setup, if we can have Restaurant at Good Location then will have different advantages in terms of Visibility, Brand Building, Easy accessibility for customers 
  2. Capital & Funds Requirements:  Funds of course Required for any Business to be successful especially for Restaurants set up in Dubai, As different patterns of restaurants like in 5-star Hotel outlets, Different Location Outlet, Restaurant Outlet at some shopping Mall.
  3. Interior Decoration & Designing:  Again most important aspect is Interior designing & Decoration of Restaurants, as it totally depends on the client which theme they wanted to keep for restaurants Dine in , Take away format or Restaurant with Dine & wine concepts as different concepts required different types of interior & ambiance to attract more Customers to give pleasant satisfaction views. 
  4. Cuisine & Menu for Food:  Cuisines & Menu is very important for any restaurants as different people like different food and different taste, so it’s important to select what kind of menu to keep or food cuisine themes so that any restaurants can serve more clients demands.
  5. Good Chefs:  Good Chefs can create wonders in Restaurants’ food sales as every individual will love to eat delicious food as per customers’ choice if Restaurants serving good quality food & delicious food then for sure the demands of sales will differently increase.

Different Marketing tools can be used for Promoting Restaurants in Dubai for better Brand Visibility:

  1. Digital Marketing Platform: As nowadays we can see more & More people preferred to give a call to most of the restaurant for Food delivery so its important to keep doing SEO & Google ad words for better visibility on the first page Google search.
  2. Create Website & Facebook other social Medial Accounts:  As its Digital world and almost all business nowadays is connected on online business so it’s important for all business to have the nice decent website & social media accounts so give more brand Building & Bitter Visibility.
  3. Get connected on Some food Popular Applications:  There are few popular food applications for food delivery which can help in generating good revenue. Food Applications Like Zomato, Talabat, Foodonclick, etc

      4.  Start connecting Regular clients of social Media: It important nowadays to get connected to regular customers and start taking there genuine feedback for there services and quality of foods on Facebook.

Requirements For Getting Restaurant Setup Dubai License :

Restaurant setup in DubaiTo get Restaurant License in Dubai we need to take Municipality ( Food & Safety Department ) Approval as well Along with Department of Economic Development . to get this license we needed a few documents as well:

Interior Layout Design: We needed the Restaurant Outlet Interior Design Layout to be Approved from Dubai Municipality on certain technical Parameters, The Layout Design should have few major keep points shows clearly Like 


  1. Location of Outlet off course 
  2. Kitchen size 
  3. Storage Space for Raw Materials 
  4. Storage for Processed Food 
  5. Wash Basin, Dish wash & Oil processed food washbasin
  6. Kitchen equipment’s to be used, Like a furnace , Gas stove, exhaust, etc

Key factors for setup Restaurant in Dubai: Design and layout requirements 

For Starting and commencing works, approval must be taken from the food control section (Dubai Municipality). The proposed kitchen design/payout plans and equipment details must be provided from a registered engineering office for approval. Here is an example of guidelines for a restaurant set up.

  1. Wall, floor, and ceiling to be washable, on absorbent, fireproof, lightly colored, and must contain no cracks.
  2. Adequate ventilation and lighting
  3. Kitchen Area: Area of the kitchen must be around 300 sq. feet or 
  4. 40% of the total restaurant Area, whichever is bigger
  5. Storage Area: There should be a storage area for dry/chilled and frozen food items
  6. If there is a tandoor in the kitchen the minimum area should be 380 sq. ft.
  7. Wash Basin: Washing facilities must be present with hot and cold water 

It is very important to obtain No objection letter from the Dubai Municipality-Public health department before the commencement of the work. 

Food Safety Requirements

Food Safety Requirements are an important factor for Every Restaurant. Therefore it is important to have One Appointed qualified Person-In-Charge for Good quality operational work. He/she have to go for a specialized Trading program and this person will be responsible for all operating work in Restaurant.

Contact us for your Restaurant setup in Dubai :

We at BCM Corporate services LLC, extend our quality services to our client with a good experienced & qualified Business consultant with rich expertise in Business Management services so that client’s requirements of Restaurant setup in Dubai can be completed on time with satisfactory Results outcome. Please feel free to reach us for your Business setup requirements on our email id: or call us on +971502585921

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