Looking for the best barber shop Dubai has to offer? From slick beard trims to trendy haircuts, these 6 barbershop experiences are definitely worth checking out.
1. Goodfellas Vintage Barber Shop (Dubai Marina)
Via Facebook | @Goodfellasdubai
With a license to ‘groom’, this vintage barbershop specialises in haircuts and shaves, covering everything from straight razor shaving and hair styling to beard car and eyebrow grooming. Goodfellas Vintage Barber Shop is a popular go-to salon for gents living in and around the area thanks to the premium quality services on offer.
Price: Around AED 70 for a haircut
Location: Dubai Marina
insydo tip: Check out their online store selling beard oil, grooming kits and beard balm.
2. 1847 Dubai (JBR)
Via Facebook | @1847uae
No Dubai-based salon appreciates the importance of keeping its clientele neatly groomed quite like 1847 Dubai. Renowned as one of the manliest grooming lounges in the city, the salon has five branches dotted around the emirate, offering “executive grooming” in a classic barbershop setting.
Price: A classic 20-minute hair cut, wash and dry costs around AED 110
Location: Multiple locations
insydo tip: If you’re left wanting more, try the barbershop’s head massage ‘Add On’ service.
3. Julian Hairdressing For Men (Dubai Media City)
Via Facebook | @julianhairdressingformendubai
Offering expert haircuts, traditional hot towel shaving and beard trimming, Julian Hairdressing For Men is a British-run salon in Dubai that will remind British expats of home. Experience grooming at its best by beard and hair professionals.
while experiencing professional services by qualified men’s stylists.
Price: A beard trim is around AED 90
Location: Dubai Media City
insydo tip: The barbershop is closed on Fridays so be sure to book in advance if you want a weekend slot.
4. SKILLS Gentleman’s Lounge (Business Bay)
Via Facebook | @skills.dxb
SKILLS Gentleman’s Lounge by Barber Mo is an exclusive hair lounge in Dubai offering quality grooming services for men. Inspired by Barber Mo, a celebrity barber who has cut the likes of Will Smith, you can expect intricate details in any haircut style you desire.
Price: Around AED 70 for a haircut
Location: Business Bay
insydo tip: If you’re interested in faded cuts then this is the place to go.
5. Beats and Cuts Barber Shop (Jumeirah)
This quirky men’s salon offers funky haircuts and stylish shaves in a classic barbershop setting, all to the sound of toe-tapping hip-hop and dance tunes. Beats and Cuts Barber Shop boasts qualified barbers, reasonable prices and seriously chilled vibes, as well as waxing, mani-pedis, hair treatments and facials.
Price: A standard haircut costs around AED 70
Location: Beach Park Plaza Centre, Jumeirah
insydo tip: At Beach Park Plaza, make sure you take advantage of free valet parking; it’s available for up to two hours after arrival.
6. Akin Barber & Shop (Trade Centre)
Via Facebook | @Akinbarber
A hipster hangout that’s propped up by style-savvy barbers with funky facial hair, Akin Barber & Shop offers male grooming services to always keep you looking fresh and on trend. This small-sized shop boasts a team of gents who handle beard trims, haircuts, and razor shaves with authority.
Price: A beard line up and trim costs around AED 75
Location: Two branches – Trade Centre & JBR
insydo tip: Be sure to check out their collection of funky apparel including Raen sunglasses, caps and t-shirts.
Check out our recent article on the best men’s grooming spots in Dubai by area.