Places to eat in Al Ain's Al Jimi Mall

Why this revamped mall is your one-stop shop for tasty cuisine.

Places to eat in Al Ain's Al Jimi Mall

You’ve dragged shopping bags, excited kids and a shopaholic hubby or wife around the mall for hours and it’s time for respite. The hour has arrived to let your taste buds take over from your tootsies and bless your body with some delicious cuisine.

Well, you won’t have to travel far because all the food options you need are right there in the mall. With everything from pizza and pasta to pastries and parathas, the mall ticks every box for starters, mains, desserts, drinks and snack. So, whether you’re after a coffee and a croissant or a chicken burger and an ice cream, you’re about to be spoilt for choice…

With it’s classic American and international flavours and a family-friendly atmosphere and fun decor, this is the perfect place to gather with the kids or a group of mates and feast on huge portions and tasty treats. Be sure to order the classic nachos to start before diving into burgers, fajitas, steak, salad or a flatbread. No visit is complete without a side of the tasty guacamole.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight (600 561 112).

The Coffee Club
As well as expertly crafted hot and cold coffees, this quiet little haven also specialises in fresh and healthy meals such as power bowl salads, gourmet wraps, and everyone’s favourite all-day breakfast choice: smashed avocado with eggs. Don’t worry, not all the dishes are good for you, also on offer are pancakes, burgers and incredible chocolate brownies.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (03 722 7151).

Delicious The food looks so pretty you might not want to spoil it, but believe us you need to tuck right in. Pancakes, waffles and crepes piled high or stuffed to spilling with everything from fruit, chocolate bars and ice creams take centre stage, but if you want to try something different opt for the crêpe pasta – smothered with chocolate sauce and vanilla ice cream.
Opening soon: Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight.

You can’t go wrong with this stalwart of the coffee generation. A great place to catch up with friends for a chat, do a bit of work or just gorge on the tasty sandwiches and muffins. Feeling a bit hot under the collar after all that shopping? Opt for one of the new Costa cold brew coffees.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (055 176 5570).

All you favourite dishes and cakes served with a touch of local flavour and inspiration in a clean and modern setting. The egg shakshuka with feta and naan bread followed by the Oreo pancakes is without doubt a breakfast of champions. The chicken sliders and Shawarma fries are also a must.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (no number).

Dunkin Donuts
Quite possibly our favourite treat in the office, the humble donut is rarely surpassed as a divine dessert. Whether you’re an old faithful and only go for the Original Glaze or you’re up for experimenting with flavours piled high with sprinkles, frosting or chocolate, Dunkin definitely has something for everyone out there.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (no number).

Famous Dave’s
Consistently chosen as America’s favourite barbecue restaurant, this tasty joint is famous for packing its meats with spices, then slow-smoking in a pit of smouldering hickory. Choose from Texas-style beef brisket, beef short ribs, cedar-planked salmon, smoked rack of lamb to name a few.
Opening soon: Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight.

Il Forno Restaurant
If you love Italian food, then look no further. The menu here has more pasta options than you thought existed and a great choice of pizzas, salads and calzone too. Favourites include the fettuccine Alfredo, chicken and aubergine calzone and it’s got to be the tiramisu to finish.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (03 766 7747).

Jelly Belly Ice Cream

This parlour, with 50 gourmet ice creams and sorbets, is bright, cheerful and filled with nostalgia. From the delicious flavours and toppings to the music and super scoopers – it’s bursting with fun!
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight (03 737 4188).

La Brioche
A lovely café with an in-house bakery, so you’re always guaranteed the freshest breads and patisseries. Croissants, toasties, burgers, sandwiches, salads and quiches are just some of the tasty options.
Opening soon:Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight.

Shakespeare & Co
The cute, over-the-top decor and furniture makes eating here a fun experience. Expect comfort food with plenty of variety, including salads, soups, sandwiches, pizzas, and pastas. Make sure you’re hungry as main courses are huge. Actually, so are breakfasts, sides and puddings.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (03 761 6676).

Tim Horton‘s
Sip on the world famous hot chocolate or opt for the delicious lattes; choose from salted caramel, matcha, chai or golden latte. Or if you’re after something chilled, go for the mango tropical chiller, Mexican limeade or passion fruit lemonade.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (055 213 6212).

This tasty little food court cafe is the place for those who fancy some Middle Eastern flavours. Serving everything from Turkish coffee and Arabian shawarma to falafel, vine leaves and tabouleh, it will have your tastebuds demanding seconds!
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (03 763 7004).

Yummy Waffle Belgian
This eatery proves that waffles are to be eaten for breakfast, lunch, dinner and anything in between. Arrive with an empty belly as the waffles are piled high with your topping of choice (we seriously recommend the Belgian Lotus ice cream) and you’ll want to order more than one each.
Open Sat-Wed 10am-10pm, Thu-Fri 10am-midnight  (no number).

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