A British neighborhood gastropub, with an ancient Egyptian influence, The Nine is vibrant and eclectic both in atmosphere and design. Conveniently located with direct access from both the Sofitel Dubai Wafi lobby, and the street thanks to the private side entrance, giving The Nine that neighborhood feel. Guests are invited to watch and immerse themselves in sport on four, 55’ inch TV screens as well as a large screen with a 4k high definition projector. Additionally, guests are able to socialize whilst enjoying British culinary favorites and an extensive selection of hops and beverages.
Egyptian heritage is a strong element in the interior design. With cat imagery engraved on the walls, representative of the life story of the goddess Bastet – the ancient Egyptian goddess of protection – as soon as guests walk through the door they are immediately immersed in ancient Egyptian heritage. Additionally, The Nine, which symbolizes the nine lives of a cat, has three inverted triangles hanging from the ceiling, representative of the three pyramids of Giza; Menkaure, Khafre and the Great Pyramid of Khufu.
The menus provide the best of traditional recipes and home comforts with a contemporary twist such as the signature Fish & Chips, The Nine burger and posh bangers and mash. Guests are also able to select from a constantly changing specials board, showcasing daily specialties. Accompanying the food menu is the wine list offering organic and biodynamic options as well as a gin trolley, where guests can craft their own favorite cocktail as they look for something a little more refreshing.