Souq Al Arsah
One of the oldest souqs in the UAE (which in this case means about 50 years), Souq Al Arsah once crawled with traders from Persia and...
Bait Al Naboodah
This 1845 house, a former pearl trader’s home with a grand entranceway, elaborately carved decorations and an ample courtyard, is a fine...
Sharjah Heritage Museum
This creatively curated museum goes a long way towards demystifying local culture and traditions for Western minds. Each of the five...
The Sharjah branch of this popular mini-chain enjoys cult status among locals for its excellent authentic Iranian cuisine. The spicy,...
Al-Mina Rd · interesting places nearby
Popular with Emirati families, who dine in private booths, Sadaf serves up excellent authentic Persian cuisine. The spicy, moist kebabs are particularly good and the ‘Zereshk Polo Meat’ (rice with Iranian red barberries and chicken or meat) is another star pick.