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Salhia

Salhia (6863 Prince Abdullah Al Faisal Street, Al-Amwaj, Jeddah) – this is a beach club, where members can take in the fantastic Red Sea views, while drinking non-alcoholic beverages (such as “mocktails”). Under its iconic teal umbrellas shading the glittering shore, Salhia plays host to a varied demographic, from younger crowds playing music, to veterans […]

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Pareya

Pareya (OIA Resort, 8984 Prince Abdullah Al Faisal Street, Al Loaloa District, Jeddah) – this restaurant, located within the OIA Resort (famed for its Santorini, Greek islands-style whitewashed stone houses with blue accents and wooden doors), is already attracting a young and lively crowd with its relaxed and friendly environment, encouraging its patrons to socialize […]

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Nosh Lounge

Nosh Lounge (Hira St, Ash Shati, Jeddah 23513) – this is another popular hookah lounge in Jeddah. This one has rooftop seating, and a main indoor area with Morocco furniture. Along with hookah pipe smoking, patrons can order Turkish coffee, Moroccan-influence food items like couscous, mixed grilled meats & vegetables, and chilled non-alcoholic drinks.

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Naranj

Naranj (Abdul Maqsud Khojah, Ar Rawdah, Jeddah 23435) – this hookah lounge and restaurant offers Syrian-influenced dishes (lamb-centric specialties such as Entable Kabab – grilled seasoned fine minced lamb served with parsley & chili; Lamb Chops, and Grilled Lamb Fillet). Dessert items like Om Ali (traditional Arabis pudding made with bread & milk) and Arabic […]

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Durrah Beach Resort

Durrah Beach Resort (Durrah Beach, Madinah Highway, Dahaban 23861) – this is another seaside beach resort in the Jeddah area, where patrons can go to its restaurant and order non-alcoholic beverages, along with seafood, tasty local cuisine and a variety of grilled specialties. Diners can enjoy this resort’s view of the Red Sea and nearby […]

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Danah Hookah Bar

Danah Hookah Bar (6399 Ashaikh Jaber Alahmed Alsabah, 3195, Riyadh 13254 3195) – this shisha lounge is popular among Riyadh’s locals. Along with hookah services, patrons can order light meals and non-alcoholic drinks. There is also free WiFi coverage.

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Break Time Café

Break Time Café (Al Yamamah, As Salamah, Jeddah 23524) – located near Jeddah International Mall, this hookah pipe lounge has a sports bar feel, since it has big screen TVs that show various football and other sports events. Along with hookah pipe smoking, patrons can order chilled non-alcoholic beverages, and light meals like panini sandwiches […]

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Belajio Resort

Belajio Resort (Corniche Road, Ash Shati, Jeddah 23612) – located at the seaside Corniche Road, this is actually a resort complex with various restaurants housed within one location (all offering hookah pipe service). Along with that, diners can order seafood (including sushi) and other fine dishes and non-alcoholic drinks. There is also musical entertainment during […]

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Bab Idris

Bab Idris (Prince Sultan Street Intersection with Sari Road Elkhayyat Center، Jeddah 23445) – this is both a hookah bar and restaurant that serves mainly Lebanese dishes. In fact, patrons come here specifically for the Lebanese food. The restaurant itself is brightly lit with an inviting modernized décor.

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Ariba Lounge

Ariba Lounge (Park Hyatt Jeddah, Al Kurnaysh Branch Rd, Al-Hamra’a, Jeddah 23212) – in a country where alcohol is forbidden, many locals congregate at lounges like Ariba to smoke flavored tobacco from hookah (or shisha) pipes (a popular social activity that goes back centuries in the Middle East). Along with the option to smoke hookah, […]