Shakespeare and Co.

Café-Restaurant established in Dubai in 2001 with more than 50 locations worldwide, featuring Chic-Victorian decor, an eclectic menu, classic French patisseries and chocolates.

+971 4 329 1040



    The café restaurant represents the core of our business. Shakespeare and Co. is a place you can go with friends, colleagues, and family, to enjoy a good meal and relax, knowing there’s always something to look forward to on the menu.

    While every restaurant is distinctly “Shakespearean”, each location is unique in terms of colors, décor and layout.


    Our patisserie features the best traditional French pastries – all made using only the highest quality natural ingredients.

    Our exquisite, handmade chocolates have been delicately crafted using premium quality ingredients and contain no artificial additives.

    Visit our online store and tailor your cakes and chocolate boxes to your taste.


    Whether it’s a family celebration, a corporate event or a wedding reception, our team is at your beck and call.

    We help bring the full Shakespeare and Co. experience to you, and we customize our experience to exactly fit your needs.

    It isn’t just a delectable array of food, beverages and patisserie that we deliver. Our services also include vintage tableware, period-inspired décor, and gourmet chocolate arrangements.

About Us

Shakespeare and Co. is proud to have been conceived and developed in Dubai in 2001.We are  now one of the most reputable homegrown brand in the F&B industry with 36 stores across the emirates.

From a prime location within Dubai, a warehouse facility houses the company’s centralized patisserie and kitchen operations where all ordering, receiving, and shipping is coordinated. It also houses the Design department workshop featuring a team specializing in paint, carpentry and upholstery, as well as a dedicated graphic design studio. Furniture and fixtures in all our restaurants, including franchises, as well as printed materials, are all produced in-house.

From a single restaurant in 2001, we have established a dominant presence in the UAE while rapidly expanding across the MENA region with several franchises in Egypt, Qatar, Kuwait, Iraq, Oman, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as well as three company-owned restaurants in the USA. Future expansion plans to other countries are under way! If you would like to know more about franchising, please fill in the contact form here

Built on a people-focused culture, with around 2,000 employees, our team aims to develop exceptional, passionate leaders from the ground up, through a vibrant and healthy workplace that promotes sand rewards integrity, honesty, and respect.

With a team made up of different nationalities, our diversity provides fertile ground for ideas and opportunities that translate to our competitive advantage in the industry

Sounds interesting? Send us your resume here and we’ll be in touch soon.

In a span of 17 years, Shakespeare and Co. has emerged as one of the well-known UAE brands. With an estimate of 2,000 employees, the company strives to expand,  locally and internationally, while maintaining the same quality of food and service our precious guests love.