Left Bank

Enjoy weekend drinks at this waterside venue which is part bar, part club
  • 1

Time Out Says

We’ve always struggled to pigeonhole Left Bank. Is it a bar? Part club? A place for a quick bite to eat? Or is it just a mix of all three? Maybe we shouldn’t be trying to. We went there on a Friday afternoon to try and get a better sense of what this place is all about.

As we immediately walk in we see the DJ booth and a few people up and dancing. Left Bank is a popular post-brunch spot and we can see why. The music is energetic and the balcony area outside is buzzing.

There are some large booths which are great for groups of friends, as well as some smaller tables, and the bar stools for couples and smaller groups.

The music changes progressively over the next hour or so, with modern crowd pleasers and a few old-school tracks to get you singing along during the night.

We take a walk outside onto the balcony area to soak up the Grand Canal view. It’s a bit chilly this time of the day (and year) but come February it will be hard to leave the views if you’re planning to carry on your night somewhere else.

Left Bank is a place to have some great pre-drinks before leaving to a club in a lively, yet not overly hectic, atmosphere.

The bottom line
Left Bank has the half club, half bar vibe down to a tee.

By Time Out Abu Dhabi staff  | 12 Jan 2016

Be the first to get all the latest Abu Dhabi news, reviews and deals into your inbox by signing up to our free newsletter, click here to sign up.

Details

TypeBar & Pub
7:00 PM to 3:00 AM
Sunday: 7:00 PM to 3:00 AMMonday: 7:00 PM to 1:00 AMTuesday: 7:00 PM to 1:00 AMWednesday: 7:00 PM to 3:00 AMThursday: 7:00 PM to 3:00 AMFriday: 7:00 PM to 3:00 AMSaturday: 7:00 PM to 3:00 AM
Show number 02 558 1680
Abu Dhabi, Bain Al Jessrain, Al Maqta - Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates

Recommended for you in Bars

Abu Dhabi's Viewz relaunches its ladies' night masterclass

Abu Dhabi’s Viewz relaunches its ladies’ night masterclass

Abu Dhabi Golf Club launches drink and food deals

Grab breakfast, happy hour and burgers

Get a pizza and a pint for Dhs75 at The Sportsman's Arms Abu Dhabi

Brunch and weekend roast deals are also up for grabs

Saadiyat Beach Golf Club launches drink and food offers

Grab breakfast, happy hour and sushi deals in Abu Dhabi

New date added for Jimmy Carr's Dubai gig - get tickets now

Tickets for Wednesday August 12 show at Dubai World Trade Centre now on sale

New McGettigan's coming to Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi

The bar is due to open by the end of 2020