Here are suggestions on remarkable Ramadan offers for dining-out across the UAE
Crescendo, Anantara The Palm Dubai
The majestic Anantara The Palm Dubai invites you and your loved ones to an Iftar feast at Crescendo restaurant, where you can dine under the stars on the outdoor poolside terrace or in the spacious restaurant. The lavish nightly buffet features beverages such as Jalab, Qamar al-din and Orange juice to quench your thirst; alongside traditional Middle Eastern flavours, succulent meats, treasures from the sea, exquisitely prepared platters, continental salads, live stations, international cheese & crackers display, soups, mixed grills, a pizza corner, pasta stations, specific international cuisine corners, a kids menu corner, hot buffet stations, decadent desserts and more. What’s more is that, the setting boasts seven different menus, so diners can look forward to a unique, distinct feast every single day.
Sunset onwards. AED180 onwards per person, for gatherings of 30 or more sitting down to a full international buffet with traditional Ramadan beverages; AED215 onwards per person, for smaller groups, with a complimentary buffet for one person in every party of 10 adults; AED100 for kids aged 6 to 11, with a special Kid’s Corner menu available; and children under 6 dine complimentary. Call +9714 567 8304 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website or Instagram.
Embark on a culinary journey this Ramadan with a sublime Iftar offering at Asil Dubai. The treasured experience begins with multiple mezze sharing platters featuring fare such as Visneli yaprak sarma and Manti (tiny parcels of meat with tomato concasse and smooth garlic yogurt); followed by a choice from the many mouthwatering mains, the renowned Asil grill platter with an assortment of Turkish, Lebanese and Moroccan barbecue and daily homestyle dishes from the Orient. Round off your experience with sweet treats, including Turkish kunefe or Umm Ali, a firm favourite.
Sunset onwards (6:30-8:30pm) at AED230 per person. Call +9714 520 0055 or WhatsApp +97152 160 0333. Email email@example.com. Visit the website or Instagram.
As the sun sets, make your way to Al Hallab – Garhoud for a nourishing Iftar Buffet starring mouthwatering soups and mezze, mains such as succulent barbecue bites and hearty dishes; followed by decadent pastries and specialty desserts to satisfy your sweet tooth. Alternatively, visit Al Hallab – The Dubai Mall or Al Hallab – Mall of the Emirates for an exceptional Iftar Set Menu, where you can tuck into nourishing soups, mouthwatering mezze, juicy barbecued meat and other mains, ending on a sweet note with a selection of delightful desserts.
Al Hallab – Garhoud from 1pm-2am, with Iftar Buffet at AED130 per adult and AED95 per kid. Al Hallab – The Dubai Mall and Al Hallab – Mall of the Emirates from 12pm-1am, with Iftar Set Menu at AED140 per adult and AED95 per kid. Call Al Hallab – Garhoud at +9714 282 3388, Al Hallab – The Dubai Mall at +9714 330 8828 and Al Hallab – Mall of The Emirates at +9714 341 1880. Visit Instagram.
nosh Restaurant, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers
Make your way to nosh as the sun sets this Holy Month of Ramadan and discover a blend of classic Arab cuisine and international dishes cooked to perfection. Diners can break their fast with a selection of starters, including Koosa mahashi and Shish barak, whilst sipping on refreshing fresh juices, Laban Airan, Jellab and more. Mains will be offered from live cooking stations, featuring Lamb ouzi, Shish taouk and Hot mezza. A grand finale waits for those who want to end their meal on a sweet note, starring desserts such as Luqaimat and Bakalva.
Sunset to 10:30pm. Iftar buffet at AED199 per person (inclusive of Ramadan juices), AED75 for kids aged 6 to 12 (inclusive of Ramadan juices) and kids below 6 dine complimentary. Call +9714 438 0000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website or Instagram.
Olea, The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Embrace the Holy Month of Ramadan at the picturesque Olea, complete with mesmerising views of the Arabian Gulf and a luxurious indoor and outdoor setting. Break your fast with cold mezze, fresh salads and hot nibbles such as Shrimp kunafa and Kibbeh. A visit to the live stations ensues, where diners can expect vibrant dishes including Chicken shawarma, Lamb boti and Prime ribeye beef; followed by Middle Eastern and Indian specialties and the star of the show, a tandoor-pit roasted lamb. End your meal on a sweet note with an array of desserts, spanning everything from Arabic delicacies to home-baked French pastries.
Sunset to 11pm. AED250 onwards for adults and AED125 for children aged 6 to 12. Call +9712 498 8888 or email email@example.com. Visit the website or Instagram.
Al Mabeet Desert Camp, Al Wathba, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa
Sited just 40 minutes from Abu Dhabi, the luxurious Al Wathba, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa invites you to partake in an authentic, Bedouin-inspired Iftar experience. The multi-sensory journey that includes a live oud player, a bonfire and engaging desert activities, features the historical art of Zarb cooking, which involves barbecuing meats underground. Diners can also tuck into an array of delicacies from a buffet teeming with Middle Eastern, Indian and Asian specialties. Finally, sweet treats such as Kataif ashta, Kunafa, Koulaj, Umm Ali and classics such as Red velvet cake and Brownies serve to complete the experience.
Sunset onwards. Iftar at AED195 per person (inclusive of food, water, soft beverages and traditional Ramadan beverages). Call +9712 204 4444 or email Restaurants.firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website or Instagram.