Yalla Lounge is the latest hangout spot for students


Journalism student Dalal Awienat reports on the latest hangout spot for students.

By Dalal Awienat 

SHARJAH, UAE- Yalla Lounge and Arcade is one of the newest hangout spots for students in University City. 

The arcade has a range of different games and table sports including six pool tables, four bowling lanes and one air hockey machine. In addition, arcade machines are located upstairs and can be used with a rechargeable Magic Planet Card. 

A Nutella snack bar is in the arcade. The bar serves different types of snacks and drinks including sweet and savory treats. 

Frequent visitor and American University of Sharjah student, Joseph Henry said he loves the arcade. “It’s a great place to hang out with friends after a stressful day of university,” said Henry.

The arcade is located on the third floor of Al Zahia mall near the food court. It is a 10-minute drive from University City and is open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.