Explore Top Finds near Your Renaissance Hotel

Top Finds

Hand-picked recommendations from around the world.

Looking for Chinese street food in London? How about boutiques in Long Beach? Or a pop-up speakeasy in Chicago?

Throw away the guidebook and get connected to what the locals know. Whatever you want to experience on your trip, we’re plugged in and on hand to help you explore the neighborhood.

Our Navigators have curated a list of some of the most fascinating ‘must do’ experiences from each of our Hotels’ neighborhoods.

We’ve collected memorable must-sees for every one of our destinations around the globe, giving you the inside scoop on the best each Renaissance Hotel location has to offer.


Arabian Tea House

A traditional and homemade Emirati based restaurant located in the heart of Dubai's historic district!
Looking for a truly authentic place to try Emirati cuisine? Why not explore the old historical district of Al Fahidi neighborhood and make a stop at the traditional Arabian Tea House. They offer real Emirati homemade dishes such as their signature flatbreads, fattoush salad, hummus and Luqaimat specialty for dessert.
Address: Al Fahidi Street, Bastakiya, Opposite Musalla Post Office - Dubai, Dubai, UAE
Phone: +971 4 353 5071
Opening hours: Daily from 08:00 AM until 10:00 PM

Al Ustad Special Kebab

A hole in the wall, but a truly unique hidden gem to find the best local kebabs in Dubai!
If you are into the thrill and adventure of trying authentic street food hotspots around town that are truly only known by locals, then this is the ideal place! Al Ustad is hidden away in the old town of Deira, and is renowned for their irresistible kebabs with secret homemade recipes in the sauces. Just enough so, that even the royal Al Maktoum family paid them a visit!
Address: Al Mankhool Road، Near Al Fahidi Metro Station,, Bur Dubai, Dubai, UAE
Phone: +971 4 397 1933
Opening hours: Open daily from 12:00 pm -04:00 pm, and 06:30 pm until 01:00 am. Except Fridays it is open only from 06:30 until 01:00 am

Atelier des Lumieres

A unique digital museum hosting a variety of multimedia-equipped exhibitions
In the 11th district, hosted in a former foundry, this museum is the first digital museum in Paris. Their 150-video projector will allow you to literally walk through paintings and artworks from different artists. Complemented with music, this exhibitions is sure to leave an ever-lasting impression on art lovers.
Address: 38 rue Saint-Maur, PARIS, 75011, FRANCE
Opening hours: Every day from 10:00am to 6:00pm. (on Friday until 10pm).
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Nhau Bar

Hidden beneath the Ha restaurant lies a craft cocktail bar, hovered by lanterns in a smoke-scented Asian atmosphere.
Recently just opened, discover the Nhau (together in Vietnamese) experience through this Southern-Eastern Vietnamese ambiance. This intimate speakeasy offers very aromatic and sophisticated cocktails that you will be able to enjoy with your friends in the more livelier part of the bar or in a quieter section if desired.
Address: 600 William St, Montreal, H3C 1N6, Canada
Phone: +(514) 379 4111
Opening hours: Tues / Wed 5:00PM – 1:00 AM Thurs / Fri /Sat 5:00PM – 3:00PM
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El Papi

An authentic Latin American bar and restaurant
New to the lower downtown area of Mobile, El Papi is on its way to becoming a local treasure. They specialize in innovative Latin-American cuisine using ingredients from the surrounding area. They pride themselves on having a fun and exciting atmosphere with their slogan being "Tequila, Tacos, and Trouble".
Address: 615 Dauphin Street, Mobile, 36602, United States
Phone: +251 308 2655
Opening hours: Tues-Sun: 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat until 12am