F&B outlets in Dubai will need to serve their alcohol with food once more, following a notification by Dubai police.
A circular at the weekend had allowed licensed bars to sell alcohol without a meal, but that decision has been quickly reversed.
As things stand, F&B outlets can serve alcohol to tables, but customers are not allowed to go to the bar to be served.
Standalone bars without a restaurant license are unable to operate under the current guidelines.
Social distancing is also still in effect, with 2m between tables.