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150 UAE Iftars this Ramadan 2017

All the best places to break your fast in Dubai in this holy month of Ramadan 2017

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Ramadan is just around the corner and it's time to start planning your Iftar evenings in the UAE. Read our guide to learn about all the places in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Ras Al Khaimah, where you can break your fast this Ramadan.  

Dubai

Under Dh100


Russo’s New York Pizzeria

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Break your fast with wholesome pizza instead of the traditional fare. Choose a pizza that is small or one that can feed 10 people; also try their extras such as the ‘mozzarella fritti’, ‘calamari fritti’, and fluffy ‘focaccia’.

Location Jumeirah street, Dubai Cost Dh45 for one (Pizza and salad); Dh75 for two (Medium pizza and salad); Dh135 for four (2 pizzas and salads); Dh195 for six (2 large pizzas and salad); Dh355 for 10 people (2 giant pizzas, sides, bread, dips) All meals are served with soup, dates and water or soft beverages Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3856549


Fuchsia

Ramadan with a Thai twist at Fuchsia serves a variety of dishes such as tom yum with chicken soup, papaya salad, choo chee fish, and sticky mango rice. The healthy contemporary Thai cuisine is available for takeaway and delivery all throughout the month.

Location Bay Square, Business Bay or Two Towers, Barsha Heights Cost Dh65 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards (12pm-11.30pm for takeaway and delivery) Contact 04 4573759 (Barsha Heights), 04 4535403 (Business Bay)


Sikka Cafe

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The recently launched Sikka Cafe at City Walk is the perfect location in which to break your fast with friends. Serving up dishes such as mezze falafel, home-made mahi tikka and their signature karak chai, Sikka Cafe promises a vibrant and welcoming ambiance.

Location City Walk Cost Dh99 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3856524


Peppermill

The colonial Indian dining restaurant, welcomes the holy month Ramadan with a special set menu and buffet menu of culinary discoveries inspired by Ramadan’s true spirit of giving and sharing. Peppermill’s featured menus offer guests a rich spread of contemporary yet traditional Indian specialties promising a journey of fond food memories when breaking their fast at any of Peppermill’s branches with its two distinctive options. For the set Ramadan menu, a selection of traditional hot and cold starters in addition to small plates as appetizers such as aloo tikki, balai ka jhinga and karare palak chaat are offered. Mains include paneer makhanwala, kadahi vegetables, nalli roganjosh and chicken biryani and a selection of Peppermill desserts that are good for sharing and keep one satisfied till Suhoor.

Location Dubai Festival City Cost Dh99 per person for set menu and buffet menu Timings Daily from sunset onwards


Eggspectation

It hosts a special set menu this Ramadan, where you can treat yourself to one starter, one main course and one dessert from the menu. These dishes include poutine, tacos, peri-peri chicken cassoulet, garlic and parmesan sautéed prawns. You can choose between any of the desserts, like Choco banana crepes, s ’mores French toast and a bowl of fruit.

Location The Beach, JBR, Dubai Cost Dh95 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 12am Contact 04 4307252


The Daily, Rove Hotels

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As UAE residents observe the Holy Month of Ramadan, Rove Downtown will be taking guests on an exciting culinary journey with the ‘healthiest Iftar in town’ at The Daily Downtown. At The Daily in Rove Downtown, you get to choose from a broad menu of healthy options including fresh juices, a salad bar or healthy salad options and tasty main courses. Go for the quinoa, sesame seed and dried apricot or alternatively try lentil soup and choose a healthy mixed grill for your main course.

Location Rove Downtown, Rove City Centre and Rove Healthcare City Cost Dh99 per person, children over six years Dh49 and free for children under six Timings Daily from 6.30pm to 9.30pm


Citymax Hotels

Citymax Hotels invites you to experience Ramadan in a warm and familiar setting that reflects the long traditions of this special month. Specially designed for this occasion, City Cafe offers a buffet for Iftar and Suhoor, perfect to be shared and enjoyed with family and friends alike. For the entire month, diners can experience the venue’s delicious cuisine in the comfort of the reimagined interiors, which have been adorned with traditional Middle Eastern touches to suit the Ramadan season. Experience mouth-watering delicacies offered by the talented City Cafe team at Citymax, serving exquisite middle-eastern dishes such as ouzi lamb for guests to indulge in. Other highlights include Qamardeen, a classic Arabic juice, as well as rose milk.

Location and Cost Guests can enjoy the Iftar Buffet at: Citymax Bur Dubai for Dh69, Citymax Al Barsha for Dh59, and Citymax Sharjah for Dh55 Timings Daily from sunset onwards


Punjabi by Nature

The Punjabi-cuisine restaurant is offering an Iftar buffet throughout the month of Ramadan. The menu includes dishes like papdi chaat and Bhatti da murgh for starters, main courses like chicken tikka and fish curry and desserts like mango shrikand and gulab jamun.

Location Oud Metha Cost Dh59 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3966044


Carluccio’s

Enjoy a two or three course Iftar meal with an Italian twist at Carluccio’s this Ramadan. They serve complimentary dates on arrival, followed by a set menu starting from Dh99.

Location 9 outlets across the UAE Cost Dh99 for a two course meal, Dh119 for a three course meal per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards


Nay, Somewhere Hotel

Somewhere Hotels, one of Dubai's most stylish mid-market hotel brands, announces that its F&B outlets will be welcoming diners to break their fast this Ramadan with a lavish buffet as well as their Suhoor at NAY Restaurant, Barsha Heights. Available for AED 99 per person, from sunset to 9:00pm, the Iftar buffet comprises a variety of dishes across multiple courses and from hot and cold sections. NAY Restaurant, Somewhere Hotel Barsha Heights will also be offering guests Suhoor daily from 9:00pm to 2:00am, patrons can enjoy signature dishes from the À la carte menu which hosts a selection of appetizers, soups, salads and main courses.

Location NAY Restaurant, Somewhere Hotel, Barsha Heights Cost Dh99 per person Timings Daily from Sunset to 9pm Cost 04 5610631

Under Dh200


Andalucía Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club (Kids eat free + tent)

Enjoy a cool and tranquil Iftar with the setting of the Andalucía restaurant at the St. Regis Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club. The buffet spread includes Arabic and Mediterranean cuisine as you are treated to live entertainment with an oud player at the venue. Ramadan tents can be set up by the pool in order to further enjoy the ambience of serenity.

Location The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Polo Resort and Club Cost Dh175 per person, 50 per cent off for kids from 6 to 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 056 5458391


Jean-Georges Dubai

This Ramadan, Jean-Georges Dubai are offering a delectable menu with a selection of starters, choice of one main course and a selection of desserts. With seating available out on the stunning terrace area or within their vibrant restaurant you can also spend your family time dining from the a la carte menu. 

Location Four Seasons, Jumeirah 2 Cost Dh195 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3436118


Gaucho

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Gaucho Dubai is offering an Iftar with an Argentinian flair and a hunger diminishing three-course Iftar menu, wich includes a start of Latin breads and dates as well as empanadas, a slow cooked lamb shoulder, delicious cuts of steak, chicken and Gambas, followed by delicious desserts. 

Location DIFC Cost Dh199 per person Timings Daily from sunset tyo 9pm Contact 04 4227898

Dubai World Trade Centre Majlis

Dubai World Trade Centre will be home to an authentic Middle Eastern experience this year at their  Majlis, located in DWTC’s Za’abeel Hall 6. Enjoy a vast and delectable selection of the best Arabic cuisine, ranging from delicious starters to satiating mains and refreshing beverages with delightful desserts, all within a stylish Arabesque setting. Get together with family and friends and indulge in a variety of mezze, soups, mixed grill, an assortment of local sweets, and thirst quenching Ramadan beverages.

Location Dubai World Trafe Center, Za’abeel Hall 6 Cost Dh150 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm 


Layali Zaman

Layali Zaman will transform into a Middle Eastern oasis, known as the Majlis. They will host an Iftar experience that includes an array of interactive cooking stations, preparing traditional Arabic and International favourites, aswell as a lavish buffet spread that includes over 100 dishes. Traditional Middle Eastern specialties such as Hot and Cold Mezze, slow roasted lamb ouzi with oriental rice and tasty Arabic sweets and desserts are all on the menu. A choice of shisha selections can also be purchased after dinner.

Location Le Meridien Dubai Hotel and Conference Centre Cost Dh165 per person, inclusive of Arabic juices and Dh85 for children aged from 6-12 years Timings Daily from sunset until 8.30pm daily Contact 04 7022455 


Liwan Ramadan Majlis in City Walk

The Liwan Ramadan Majlis in City Walk is a mix of elegantly-decorated luxury ambience with modern vibes. This Ramadan Majlis offers an open buffet with items that are deeply rooted in the Arabic culture, like traditional ‘Sababin Al Shay’, ‘Logemat’, ‘3irk El Sous’ while you eat, you’ll be able to enjoy live entertainment, which includes the Arabian oud and tambourine musicians. The Majlis also features private enclosures, areas and settings for royals, VIPs and special guests, the Ramadan Majlis can accommodate nearly 500 guests at any given point of time

Location City Walk, Al Wasl Cost Dh195 Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30 Timings 050 3880088


Seven Sands

Running daily from sunset to 9pm, this restaurant will be offering buffet with a variety of beverages from qamar aldin and jallab. There will be appetising starters, signature main courses and a selection of sweets including their signature Seven Sands Date Pudding.

Location The Beach, opposite JBR Cost Dh139 per person, 50 per cent off for children aged 6-12 (under 6 dine for free) Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 5516652


Zahira

Executive Chef Greg Malouf and Head Chef Troy Payne will present a modern take on traditional dishes for Iftar at this newly launched restaurant. The dishes will include mezze; hazelnut falafel and homemade ma’hanie sausages but the main course plates will be changing weekly from slow-cooked spiced lamb with nut rice to salmon tarator.

Location Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Cost Dh190 per person Timings 7pm to 9.30pm (A La Carte reservations from 8.30pm) Contact 04 5018606


Gursha

A blend of flavoursome and authentic Ethiopian dishes will be served for Iftar buffet this Ramadan. All the platters are in a combo meal consisting of various vegetables, meats and salads accompanied with Injera and each dish  is accompanied by a gluten free sourdough bread called ‘Injera’.

Location Palm Jumeirah Cost Dh175 per person (50per cent off for kids) Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 5542665


Shores Restaurant

Aside from its hearty ambiance, a scrumptious buffet for Ramadan in this restaurant will include classic juices such as Jallab, Karkadeh, Qamar El Din, and Laban Eeran. Authentic creations such as Halawat Al Jeben, Wardat Al Sham, Znoud Al Sit, and Umm Ali as well as live cooking stations offering Lamb Ouzi, Pasta and Shawarmas and an extensive selection of soups, starters, hot mezze and main course dishes will also be on offer during Ramadan.

Location Ramada Plaza Jumeirah Beach Cost Traditional Iftar buffet: Dh145 per person w/ drinks, Children aged 6-12 years old get 50 per cent discount (5 years and below dine for free) Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 04 4398883 

PizzaExpress

Pizza Express are offering three menus designed to share and are perfect to enjoy with family or friends. On arrival at the restaurant, dates and Laban will be served to break the fast. Guests are then able to choose from a set menu for two (Dh150), a set menu for four (Dh280) or a set menu for six (|Dh360).

Location Dubai World Trade Center, Safa Park Cost a set menu for two Dh150, a set menu for four Dh280 or a set menu for six Dh360 Timings Daily from sunset onwards

Palermo, Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club

Take in a different view this Ramadan, as you overlook the polo field. Enjoy a warm Iftar at Palermo, the signature restaurant at the Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club. Experience authentic Arabic cuisine while enjoying the delicious buffet.

Location Dubai Polo & Equestrian Club, near Arabian Ranches Cost Dh149 per person, Dh70 for children aged 6 to 11, free for children under 5 Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3627880


Clinton St. Baking Company

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The New York-born and favourite all-day dining destination, is happy to announce their Ramadan set menu for the upcoming month. With a newly opened branch in City Walk to add to their much-loved Burj Views, Downtown Dubai outlet, residents and visitors can choose between the two to indulge in their Ramadan menu. With dishes such as Loaded Potato Skin, Maryland Crab Cakes Fried and Chicken & Waffle on the menu, this is definitely a unique one to try this Ramadan. Once seated, a complimentary kale with quinoa salad and a choice of freshly made soup will be served right to the table.

Location City Walk, Burj Views Cost Dh145 per person Timings Daily from 7pm to 1am


Galeries Lafayette Le Gourmet 

Located on the second floor within Galeries Lafayette in Dubai Mall, Le Gourmet has a selection of cuisines from 11 different kitchen with a beautiful spread. From sunset onwards, guests  can enjoy a gastronomical feast, displaying fresh flavors and aromas from the signature Le Gourmet kitchens. Dishes such as classic butter chicken, potato gnocchi with gorgonzola, red curry beef with lime leaves and sweet basil all set alongside a selection of traditional Iftar favourites  

Location Dubai Mall Cost Dh165 per person, Dh80 per child Timings Daily from Sunset to 9pm Contact 04 3399933 


Sugar Factory

The American brasserie, will offer an appetizing Iftar menu that includes traditional dates and nuts along with juice to break your fast. A healthy mushroom soup followed by a delicious platter of mixed grill, including shish tawook, beef kofta skewers along with a crunchy fatoush salad, hummus and a freshly baked bread selection complete the meal. For those wishing to indulge in some more, chips on fish and fried mac and cheese are available too.  Every meal needs to have a sweet ending, and when its butterscotch bread and butter pudding with vanilla ice cream, it will satiate the hungriest of all. 

Location Dubai Festival City Cost Dh100 per person, Dh60 for kids Timings Daily from Sunset to 9pm Contact 04 3302473


Fairmont the Palm (Kids eat free + Tent)

Celebrate your Ramadan in a unique way as you break your fast in a Fairuz Ramadan tent at Fairmont the Palm. Set within the 581 square metre Palm Ballroom, the tent will be decorated in an Arabian theme and style. The Fairuz Ramadan Tent will offer a number of traditional delights and desserts as well as Ramadan themed beverages, with Arabian entertainment in the form of a live Oud player and the soundtrack of the international Arabian singer, Fairuz.

Location Fairmont the Palm Cost Dh175 per person, 50 per cent off for ages 6-12 years (children below 6 dine complimentary) Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 4573457


Farzi Cafe

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Farzi Cafe, the modern spice bistro will have a special Ramadan set menu. Farzi Café is offering an immersive dining experience with rich flavours. The Iftar menu embraces Eastern essences with modern innovative twists on classic Indian and Arabic dishes.

Location City Walk Cost Dh125 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 3942556


Channels

Families that break their fast together stay together. During this month, Channels are offering an Iftar buffet accompanied with traditional beverages and dishes from all over the world.

Location Media Rotana, Barsha Heights Cost Dh180 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 4350000


Big Easy Bar & Grill, Dubai Sports City

This Ramadan, enjoy an Iftar experience at the Big Easy Bar & Grill. Based in the green surroundings of The Els Club in Dubai Sports City, sample a delicious 3 course sharing menu with friends and family or organise your own private Iftar dining experience in a private setting, ideal for large families, friends and corporate groups. Customised Iftar menus are also available upon request. With both seating available out on the stunning terrace area and in their vibrant restaurant there is no better place to be this Ramadan. 

Location The Els Club, Dubai Sports City Cost Dh145 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 4251000


The Courtyard

Indulge in the Arabian ambience of the Courtyard at the heart of Manzil Downtown’s boutique property along with the traditional Ramadan fast-break. Beverages are also included on the buffet with a pleasing menu.

Location Manzil Downtown, Downtown Dubai Cost Dh180 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 4238899


Besh Turkish Kitchen (Kids eat free)

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Experience a Turkish-style Iftar at the Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates Hotel. You can indulge in their starters, main course and desserts, including Turkish favourites like Turkish lentil and barley soup, hot and cold mezze, kömür, baklava and ends with Turkish tea. With screenings of Turkish soap operas playing in the background and Ramadan Bazaar, a pop-up night market with Turkish clothes, jewellery and food produce.

Location Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates Hotel Cost Dh145 per person (Children from the ages of 6-12 eat at half price, kids under 5 years eat free) Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3772353


Eshak Dubai

Eshak, the charming venue with a contemporary approach to Middle Eastern and Uzbek cuisine, presents a Ramadan set menu that can be shared with family and friends. For the entire month, guests can relish the venue’s unique cuisine for a delicious meal.  

Location Al Mustaqbal Street, City Walk Cost Dh125 per person Timings Daily from Sunset to 2.30am Contact 04 3855435


BiCE

Italian ristorante BiCE offers its guests Iftar with an Italian twist, where a gastronomic concept three-course meal. Break your fast with Emirati dates and dry apricots, baby gem salad, Chioggia beetroot hummus and Italian pitta. The dishes in the main course sharing platter include ricotta and spinach ravioli with creamy truffle, penne with arrabiata sauce, and Italian mixed grill with a Middle Eastern spin. End the meal with traditional Italian desserts like tiramisu, date cake, and panna cotta and pomegranate.

Location Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach Cost Dh150 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3182520


The Talk

Boasting a variety of flavours from all over the world, The Talk has an offer for guests this Ramadan. It features live cooking stations, a la carte menu and a “kid’s power bites” menu. It also includes live entertainment by an oud player and shisha offered at the outdoor area.

Location Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach Cost Dh160 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 4498834


TT Custom BBQ

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The motorcycle themed steakhouse located at the hip Box Park in the heart of Jumeirah, is paying homage to the traditions of Ramadan. Guests are welcome for Iftar with fresh dates and a delicately designed set menu, including a flavourful soup of the day whilst an array of appetizers, cold and hot starters as well as special salads will be served directly to the table. Highlights from the starter section include hummus, grilled eggplant, cheese rolls and pastrami borek, all of which are freshly prepared to order. For the main course TT Custom BBQ will be serving a mixed grill platter featuring a succulent variety of cuts including tender lamp chops, beef tenderloin, lamb filet, chicken legs, beef burger and lamb kebab served with delicious bulgur rice. Diners can conclude their Iftar with sweet treats such as Gullac, a traditional Turkish dessert made with milk, pomegranate and a special kind of pastry, as well as baklava.

Location Box Park, Al Wasl Cost Dh149 per person Timings Daily from 6.30pm onwards Contact 054 4443300


Burger & Lobster Dubai

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Every evening after sunset, Burger & Lobster will be offering two distinct Iftar menus catered for individuals, friends and families during the Holy Month. The Internationally recognised brand invites you to enjoy the traditional breaking of the fast with a plentiful array of signature specialties including cheeseburgers, lobster rolls and much more, in addition to beverages.

Location Burj Daman Building, 312 Al Sa’ada Street Cost Dh119 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 5148838


Fortnum & Mason

Fortnum & Mason will be offering a unique Ramadan menu this year. Designed for the whole family to enjoy during this special time. The menu is a prepared selection of salads, entrees, mains and desserts, offering serving options of specials and sharing plates to be enjoyed together with friends and family.

Location Fortnum & Mason, Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai Cost Dh195 per person (Minimum 2 people) Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3882627


Qasr Al Sultan

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To honour this special time of the year, Qasr Al Sultan presents an unforgettable experience that truly reflects Arabian Culture. Offering a unique food bazaar, live cooking stations, kid’s activities and visit to Dukan Zaman, families can enjoy a full Ramadan Arabian experience whilst enjoying selected Ramadan entertainment for Iftar and Suhoor.

Location Jebel Ali Cost Dh195 per person Children up to 5 years enjoy complimentary Iftar and Suhoor, 50 per cent discount for children from 6 to 12 years old Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm


Amiri (Kids eat free + Tent)

Nestled within lush green landscapes, Address Montgomerie offers a great setting for a tranquil Iftar gathering away from the bustle of the city in the Amiri Ramadan Tent. Enjoy a special set menu in the company of loved ones, complemented by views of the tranquil lakes, starry skies and of course, the championship course.

Location The lawns of Address Montgomerie Emirates Hills Cost Dh200 per person, Children (6 to 11 years), Dh100 per child, Children (aged 5 years and below) dine for free Timings Daily from Sunset onwards Contact 052 1104477


Galito’s

This Ramadan they are offering an Iftar platter made up of succulent boneless chicken breasts, chicken satay with peri-nut and yogurt mayo dips, chicken espetada with onions and green peppers; traditionally marinated, flame grilled to perfection and accompanied by Peri-Hummus, pita breads, and a choice of 2 sides. You also have the option of ordering a Mixed Platter of three delicacies, including Peri- Peri chicken, grilled prawns and lamb espetada with onions and peppers. The mixed platter is served along with peri- hummus, pita breads and choice of 2 sides. Both platters are accompanied with bottomless glasses of soft drinks to quench your thirst and a sticky date pudding to compliment the Iftar experience.

Location available at all 8 Galito’s restaurants at Al Wahda Mall, Yas Mall, Marina Mall, Dalma Mall in Abu Dhabi, Bay Square, Dubai Festival City Mall, Riverland Dubai Parks in Dubai and Al Naeem Mall in RAK Cost Dh109 for the Iftar Platter, Dh179 for the mixed platter Timings Daily from sunset onwards


Crescendo

Celebrate the holy month of Ramadan with buffet dining at Crescendo, Anantara the Palm Dubai Resort. This Ramadan discover delicious options to satisfy every appetite in a stylish setting with live kanoun entertainment to have memorable time with friends and family. The Iftar buffet of mouth-watering Arabic and international cuisine including sambousek jebnih and mutabal alongside traditional oriental mixed grill including shawarma, kebab and garlic prawns will be sure to please. Finish on a sweet note with date pudding, Arabic sweets, kunafa cheese and umm ali. 

Location Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort Cost Dh185 per adult Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 5678304


Loumi (Kids eat free)

The International Iftar buffet at Loumi Restaurant in Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai offers a wide selection of Arabic delicacies and international dishes. Costs are inclusive of soft beverages and Ramadan juices. Further, group bookings for 10 people and above will get 1 diner free.

Location Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Cost Dh149 per person, Dh75 for children aged 5-12 years (Those below 5 years old dine complimentary) Timings Daily from Sunset to 8pm Contact 04 7028888


Da Vinci’s

Head to Da Vinci’s Italian Trattoria for a relaxed evening with family or friends, as you break your fast. Their Iftar set menu consists of a combination of Ramadan specialties and Italian dishes.

Location Millennium Airport Hotel Dubai Cost Dh120 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 7028888


Chival

La Ville Hotel and Suites City Walk’s Chival, located in the heart of City Walk, offers an Iftar buffet this Ramadan. Enjoy their traditional Arabic and contemporary dishes as well as traditional beverages, as you listen to the tunes of a live oud player in the background. Other than indoor seating, you can also sit outdoors where shisha can be served upon request.

Location La Ville Hotel and Suites City Walk, Dubai Cost Dh175 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 054 3095948


Tub of Butter

At Tub of Butter, celebrate Ramadan with a three-course set menu, including a variety of dishes like curried cauliflower soup, roasted figs, spiced fish with saffron-infused rice, and date truffles with fresh fruit in rosewater. You can also shop at the pop-up Ramadan night market and customizing a gift hamper for family and friends.

Location Al Thanya Street, Sheikh Zayed Road Cost Dh120 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 3438884


The Eatery (Kids eat free)

The Eatery at the Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai offers a daily Iftar buffet, which includes mouth-watering Arabic delicacies and interactive cooking stations featuring slow-roasted lamb ouzi and shawarma. Also available are refreshing fruit juices and a delightful variety of desserts.

Location Trade Centre Area Cost Dh105 per person, complimentary for children under 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 056 4142213


M Hotel Downtown by Millennium

M Hotel Downtown are offering an Iftar buffet of international delicacies and Arabic favourites at Lemon Pepper. You can break your fast with traditional dates and homemade Ramadan drinks, alongside a traditional spread of Iftar dishes including lamb ouzi, hot and cold mezze and wide variety of desserts.

Location M Hotel Downtown by Millennium, Business Bay Cost Dh120 inclusive of beverages, 50 per cent off for children below 12 years, free for children below 5 years old Timings Daily from sunset to 10.30pm Contact 055 1089934


Bayside Restaurant and Terrace

Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Dubai – Bayside Restaurant and Terrace

Relax at the Bayside Restaurant and Terrace, overlooking the Dubai Water Canal as you enjoy a set menu Iftar in the company of friends over a round of Shisha. Each day the skilled chefs will present a new Iftar menu, six thoughtfully crafted menus.

Location Steigenberger Hotel, Business Bay Cost Dh165 per person Timings Daily from sunset until 11pm Contact 04 3690000


Al Fanous at the Dubai Ballroom (Kids eat free)

For a complete Iftar experience head over to the Ramadan Lounge of the Dubai Ballroom at the JW Marriot Marquis, aptly titled “Al Fanous” evoking images of lights and lanterns. Also contributing to the ambience are the live Oud Players, while you sift through a menu of both Arabian and continental dishes.

Location JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay Cost Dh199 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 04 4142000


Seasonal Tastes (Kids eat free)

Enjoy your Iftar this Ramadan at the Westin Dubai with a grand traditional buffet. Dishes include Arabic foods prepared exclusively for the month of Ramadan by the resident chefs who will be on hand to prepare your meals at live cooking stations. There will be an array of appetisers, hot and cold Arabic mezze platters, as well as fresh salads and seafood. Main course dishes will include an Arabic section featuring manakeesh and lamb ouzi, Indian tandoor delicacies as well as roast beef, chicken and lamb. There will also be date and baklava desserts along with traditional Arabic delights such as Umm Ali and freshly prepared Knafa. The fresh juice station prepare unique limited edition date smoothies and fresh date juice. Moroccan lanterns, antique Arabic coffee pots and seasonal Ramadan wall stickers will decorate the restaurant to create an authentic bazaar market feel and mini- majlises will also be set up in all the private dining spaces, providing a cosy and private area to enjoy Iftar with family and friends. 

Location The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road Cost Dh185 per person, Dh95 for children between 5 and 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 11pm Contact 04 4355577


The Majlis

Enjoy your Iftar at the Majlis in Dubai World Trade Centre’s (DWTC) Za’abeel Hall 6. The Majlis aims to provide an authentic experience with Arabian Cuisine and the arabesque setting design. The starters, main course, desserts and beverages all cater to the local flavour with there being a variety of mezze, soups, grills and local sweets to enjoy.

Location The DWTC Cost Dh150 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 3086322


Boulevard Kitchen (Kids eat free)

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With a modern but traditionally-influenced setting, have a great experience this Ramadan with this Iftar at the Manzil Downtown. The Iftar Buffet features a range of traditional dishes as well as specially-prepared beverages to quench your thirst.

Location Manzil Downtown, Downtown Dubai Cost Dh180 per person, Dh90 for kids between 6 and 12 years, kids under 5 eat free Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 4238899


Abyat

The “At Your Service” theme Iftar at the Abyat restaurant is all about comfort as you break your fast with the freshly made food brought straight to your table (instead of having to wait in busy queues). This Levantine restaurant whose focus is on Lebanese cuisine makes sure that you kick back and relax enjoying the vista with a menu that infuses home-made favourites with the restaurant’s own twist. This includes two freshly made soups each day, hummus, fattoush, batata harra (spicy potato cubes) and warak ennab (stuffed vine leaves).

Location Club Vista Mare Strip The Palm Jumeirah Cost Dh149 per person inclusive of beverages, Dh189 per person inclusive of beverages and shisha Timings Daily from sunset to 8pm Contact 04 5588428


The Eatery (Children eat free)

The Eatery, located in Four Points by Sheraton offers a daily Ramadan Iftar buffet with an array of Middle Eastern specialties including traditional hot and cold mezze, slow roasted lamb ouzi with oriental rice and a variety of sweets, desserts and beverages.

Location Trade Center Area Cost Dh120 per person, complimentary for children under 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 056 4142213


Millennium Plaza Dubai

Millennium Plaza Dubai is going family-friendly this Ramadan. The Iftar menu features Middle Eastern and international cuisine together with a wide selection of desserts. The property makes the Holy Month even more enriching by involving guests in a charity drive in collaboration with Al Jalila Foundation. A percentage of proceeds for every bill charged during Ramadan will be donated to Al Jalila Foundation to support the paediatric treatment and research for BASMA meaning “smile”  in Arabic under the slogan ‘‘Your Gift, Their Smile’’.

Location Millennium Plaza Dubai Cost Dh125 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 10.30pm Contact 04 3877128 Note Private dining for groups and outdoor catering services are also offered


Karat (Kids eat free)

Karat, set in the lobby of Address Dubai Mall hotel is offering a delicious Iftar menu for families and friends to share. Special sharing menu featuring authentic Arabic dishes, sweet delights and Ramadan juices.

Location Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai Cost Dh160 per person, children aged 6 to 11 years Dh80 per child, children aged 5 years and below dine free Timings Daily from sunset to 10.30pm Contact 04 4388888


Almayass

This Ramadan make your way to Almayass, the Lebanese - Armenian restaurant in the heart of Dubai for a traditional Iftar. The menu includes aromatic soups and cold and hot appetisers, while the mains include marinated and slow-cooked lamb. Enjoy refreshing Oriental sweets and fresh fruits. 

Location Sofitel Downtown Dubai Cost Dh185 per person (minimum of three guests) Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3387772 


Mezzerie, Waldorf Astoria Dubai (Kids eat free)

The Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah will introduce their Iftar offering this Holy Month, taking place in the property’s Mezzerie restaurant. The Iftar features live cooking stations, with Middle Eastern fare and international delicacies, the food selection will cater to a variety of tastes with hot and cold mezzeh, fresh juices, soups, exotically spiced mixed grills and a carving station.

Location Waldorf Astoria Dubai, Palm Jumeirah Cost Dh195 per person, 50 per cent off for children between 6 and 12 years while children below 6 years can dine for free Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Note: Those who book before the end of May can enjoy a 10 per cent discount on their table booking.


Lima

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Lima Dubai, the Peruvian restaurant from internationally acclaimed Chef, Virgilio Martinez is the first venue to open in the Fine Dining Courtyard at City Walk. This Ramadan, they will have a Peruvian inspired Iftar feast, which includes a four course set menu with delicious items including crumbed hot chicken ceviche, slow cooked lamb shoulder seco, ending with a Peruvian suspiro dessert.

Location Fine Dining Courtyard, City Walk Cost Dh195 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 056 5004571


Aji

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Nikkei restaurant Aji will be hosting an Iftar with a twist. Head Chef Erick F H Oshiro has handcrafted a show-stopping four-course menu served beachside at Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeriah. From sunset, families and friends can break the fast with Emirati dates, and a maguro tataki salad, made from tuna, mangosteen, cherry tomatoes, mixed lettuce, cucumber, teriyaki, red curry and ají panca. Sample the kani maki sushi rolled with crab, unagi, avocado, cucumber, masago, teriyaki, and pichiata. Hot mains include a spiced quinoa dish featuring squid, shrimps, scallop, coconut milk, quinoa, anticuchera, criolla, habanero, and cinnamon. Enjoy delicious rice pots or ollas made from steamed sea bass, smoked salt, gohan, banana leaves, green yuzu kosho, and mint, topped with Parmesan cheese. Top off the four-course meal with the dessert made using caramel spiced cake, yogurt, dates, edamame, caramel, cinnamon, lotus, tamarind, figs, and raspberry.

Location Club Vista Mare on Palm Jumeirah Cost a la carte Timings Daily from sunset to 12am Contact 04 5520244


Medley

This Ramadan, Medley Restaurant will be offering an Iftar buffet. The buffet is preceded by a course of dates, olives, Arabic breads and traditional Ramadan juices which will be served to the diners’ table. The restaurant offers a range of dishes as part of their buffet including varieties of cheese, pickles, salads, soups and the signature Ramadan dish- lamb ouzi.

Location Pullman Dubai Creek City Centre Cost Dh175 per person and Dh70 for children from 6 to 12 years Timings Daily from 7pm to 9.30pm Contact 04 2941222


Nosh (Kids eat free)

Keeping in line with the UAE’s Year of Giving , Nosh restaurant is offering the opportunity of a life-time with your Iftar as one lucky winner among the Iftar diners will get a round trip ticket and a two-night stay in Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi and Palais des Congres Marrakech (Morocco) for two people. The menu will be a blend of Mediterranean and international delicacies with highlights including live cooking stations, ouzi, Arabic grills, shawarma and saj stations along with refreshing juices and desserts.

Location Mövenpick Hotel, Jumeirah Lakes Towers Cost Dh130 per person, 50per cent discount for children between 7 and 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 10.30pm Contact 04 4380000


Al Dawaar

Iftar at Al Dawaar is all about the panoramic view of the city and the creek as you enjoy your traditional Iftar meal at a not-so-traditional venue, with Al Dawaar being the only roof-top revolving restaurant in Dubai. The menu includes traditional Ramadan delicacies, Emirati dishes and beverages.

Location Hyatt Regency Dubai Cost Dh180 per person, Dh 90 for children between 6 and 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 04 2096887


Ruya

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Throughout the month of Ramadan, Ruya will be offering their Ramadan menu. The meal will begin with dates, for guests who are breaking their fast. This will be followed by a soup that can be chosen by the diners according to their taste. A spread of starters including dishes like muhammara, citir kalamar, borek and pide will be presented to the table, following which the main course can be selected from their a la carte menu. The Iftar meal will end on a sweet note with a spread of Turkish treats and Tea.

Location Grosvenor House Hotel, Al Sufouh Road Cost Dh195 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 3999123


The Meydan Ramadan Tent (Kids eat free + Tent)

The Meydan Ramadan Tent offers guests a chance to enjoy an Arabic-International inspired Iftar buffet with a spread of Emirati, Egyptian, Asian, Syrian and Lebanese cuisines to choose from. An added element of entertainment is offered in the form of their live stations which include Manakeesh baking, Chinese live woks and live sushi counters. End the meal with a range of Arabic and International desserts to choose from.

Location The Meydan Hotel, Al Meydan Road Cost Dh 190 per person, Children until 4 years enjoy complimentary Iftar, 50 per cent discount for children from 5 to 12 years Timings Daily from sunset to 8.45pm Contact 04 3813111


Leila

This Ramadan, Leila has introduced a set menu for their Iftar meal. The 3 course menu includes appetisers like chicken vermicelli or lentil soup, fattoush and various options of cold and hot mezzes, including baba ghanoush, hummus, cheese rolls and makanek. For the main course, the restaurant offers a choice between a mixed grill or the option of a daily dish. For dessert, they offer some sweet Arabic delicacies. The menu is inclusive of beverages such as juices, tea and water. The set menu is valid for a minimum of two people.

Location Downtown and Mirdif Cost Dh145 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 4483384


Sapori Di Bice

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This Ramadan Sapori Di Bice has an exciting Iftar – an eight-course Italian tasting menu with an Arabic twist. Designed with sharing in mind, and featuring exclusive dishes for the month of Ramadan, this is one to try.

Experience the traditional flavours of chickpea hummus with organic olive oil and Arabic flat bread accompanied by lamb meatballs with pine nuts and an Italian interpretation of the traditional fattoush salad, finished with a zesty lemon lentil soup. For the mains, chicken machboos served with fluffy basmati rice and sautéed vegetables along with chopped lamb burger with a yogurt and mint dressing. To finish, dessert is a true Italian-Arabic hybrid; panna cotta with date dibs and knafa cake with honey and sesame ice-cream.

Location Al Safa Road, City Walk, Dubai Cost Dh168 (includes shisha post-Iftar) Timings Daily from sunset to 2am Contact 04 3442550


BiCE

Located at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach, the restaurant invites guests to share Iftar sharing platters with loved ones in the relaxed, family-friendly setting. From sunset, families and friends can enjoy a gastronomic sharing concept three-course menu featuring starters, appetizing mains and delicious desserts. 

Location The Walk, Dubai Cost Dh150 Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 318 2520


A.O.C. French Brasserie, Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach (Kids eat free)

The Iftar buffet at Sofitel offers customers a choice of Arabic, Moroccan and Turkish cuisines. Diners can break their fast with a variety of juices such as Qamardeen, jallab and mint lemonade along with dates and a range of hot and cold mezzeh. For main course, they offer an array of traditional dishes like lamb ouzi with oriental rice, Arabic mixed grill and a live cooking station for shawarmas. Desserts offered include Middle Eastern dishes like knafa Nabulsia, Umm Ali, and mixed baklava, along with a live crêpes station.

Location The Walk, JBR Cost Dh140 per person, free for children up to the age of 12 with two children free per paying couple and half Cost from 13 to 17 years old Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 04 4484733


Enab Beirut Dubai

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From May 27 until the end of Ramadan, the restaurant will offer traditional Lebanese dishes such as cold and hot mezzes, two main dishes, a dessert and soft drinks as part of their set Iftar menu. Traditional dishes like fattoush, lentil soup and mixed grill will also be a part of this menu. The restaurant will also have live stations of saj, foul, balila and desserts during Ramadan, along with shisha and traditional games like cards.

Location City Walk, JBR Cost Dh130 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 3am  


3in1 (Kids eat for free)

The buffet offers a variety of Arabian dishes including a live Saje station, live Salad station and a pizza oven where guests can customise their pizzas. The main course is made to order and served directly to the table. On the terrace and pool deck, the restaurant will offer an array of beverages and shisha flavours.

Location Vida Downtown Cost Dh170 per person, 50 per cent off for children between 6 and 12 years old, complimentary for children below 5 years old Timings Daily from sunset until 9pm Contact 04 4286888 


Flooka

For the month of Ramadan, Flooka is offering a fish-focused Mediterranean menu. This will change weekly, including everything from hot and cold mezzes to grilled seafood. Unlimited soft drinks and shisha are also offered.

Location Dubai Marine Beach Resort and Spa, Jumeirah Road Cost Dh150 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 11.45pm Contact 04 34641111


Mint Leaf of London

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For Ramadan, the restaurant offers its diners a special menu which consists of a blend of Indian and Arabian flavours. The set menu offers a seven course meal along with mint lemonade or Rooh Afza.

Location 15 Floor South Tower, Emirates Financial Towers, DIFC  Cost Dh195 per person Timings Daily from 12 pm onwards Contact 04 706 0900


Tom and Serg

Back again with yet another Ramadan affair, Tom and Serg presents a food battle between its two most infamous events – Return of the Ramen and Rule the Roast. This year, Tom and Serg will have a Ramen vs. Roast for Iftar. For Dh100, guests can enjoy a starter and main course. So… are you Ramen or are you Roast?

Location Tom and Serg 15a Street, Outside Al-Joud Centre Al Quoz Cost Dh100 per person Timings Daily from 7pm to 10pm Contact 056 4746812


Jodhpur

During the month of Ramadan, Jodhpur is offering an eight-course vegetarian and non-vegetarian menu, both with creative takes on traditional Indian cuisine, some being fused with mainstay Arabic ingredients such as beans, garlic, lamb and katafi.

Location Al Murooj Rotana Downtown Dubai Cost Dh199 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3559846


Azur (Kids eat free)

Throughout the month of Ramadan, Azur restaurant offers an Arabic feats to its guests. Begin your mean with an array of authentic Arabic dishes like hot and cold mezzeh, lamb ouzi and Arabic mixed grills, along with shawarma and manakeesh and soup. For anyone with a sweet tooth, the restaurant offers a range of Arabic desserts including Knafa, Umm Ali as well as traditional pastries, sweets and nuts.

Location Raffles, Dubai Cost Dh195 per person, children under 6 eat for free, Dh98 for children from 6 to 12 years, 20 per cent discount for tables of 8 people or more during first 10 days of Ramadan Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm


Kenza

Kenza’s Iftar buffet offers traditional Arabic dishes including a kebab selection, lamb ouzi and others. For desserts, you can choose from a range of Arabic sweets and traditional dates. Costs also include Ramadan drinks. The restaurant is perfect for families and big groups.

Location Ramada, Downtown Cost Dh149 per person, discounted Cost of Dh89 per person for in-house guests and groups of 10 or more Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 04 303 9472


Dukes Dubai

This Iftar buffet is accompanied by a live Oud player to liven the mood. Including both international and Arabic cuisines, the restaurant will offer 5 different Iftar menus that will rotate every week. The menu will include healthy salads and soups, along with chicken with coriander mousse, Arabic mixed grill and kibbeh bil laban. It also features dishes from Morocco and India, International dishes include fish and chips and grilled beef rib eye with mushroom sauce. For dessert, guests can choose from Arabic favourites like Umm Ali and Baklava, as well as dishes like salted caramel tart and blueberry cheesecake.

Location Palm Jumeirah Cost Dh175 per person, Dh145 per person for groups of 10 or more Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm


The Terrace at The Clubhouse (Kids eat free)

From May 26 to June 24, guests can enjoy a four-course set menu which will rotate every two days. Traditional Ramadan juices such as Laban, Tamarind and Arabic coffee will also be offered.

Location Trump International Golf Club, DAMAC Hills, Al Hebiah Third District Cost Dh175 per person, 50 per cent discount for children from 6 to 11 years, children below 6 years eat for free Timings Daily from sunset to11pm Contact  04 245 3939


Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers

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Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel and Towers features five unique Ramadan buffet menus. Each buffet spread features appetisers such as Chicken Tikka, mutton kanati, seekh kabab, chicken samosa with a separate salad station. The main course station features all-time favourites like mutton masala, sabz makhani, dhaba mutton, and chicken kadai with a set of assorted chutney and condiments. Guests can end their meal with an irresistible selection of desserts. Soothing contemporary music in the background further lightens up the ambience creating a warm vibe for friends and family to bond over their meal.

Location Deira Cost Dh139 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 2071733


Al Manzil

Head to Al Manzil for a residential-style Iftar experience at Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights. Complete with a swift valet service, dedicated prayer rooms and a lounge for networking, the Iftar is served in two individually styled dining rooms with two interactive open kitchens. Live cooking stations and a variety of hot and cold dishes suitable for both vegetarians and non-vegetarians is on offer. The venue is best suited for large groups or families with an option for extra privacy if required.

Location Al Manzil, Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights, Dubai Healthcare City Cost Dh155 per person; 50 per cent off for children aged 6 to 12 and free for younger children Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 04 5531283


Delphine

Traditional delicacies with modern Arabian influences featured in a lavish buffet spread inclusive of salads, live cooking stations, meats and traditional Emirati dishes. The Iftar is accompanied by Arabic music.

Location Delphine Restaurant, The H Dubai Cost Dh150 per person inclusive of Arabic juices and coffee, Dh75 kids aged 5 to 12; Free for kids younger than 5 Timings Daily from sunset until 9pm

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Ewaan (Kids eat free + Ramadan Tent)

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Add a touch of authentic charm to your Iftar experience at the Ramadan tent in Ewaan. The signature restaurant at Palace Downtown, Ewaan echoes the classic style of the destination with a sumptuous spread served within a recreation of a traditional Arabic tent, which extends from the terrace into the gardens.

Location Palace Downtown, Ewaan Cost Dh255 per person, 50 per cent discount for children aged 6 to 12, and free for children 5 years and below Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 4287951

Amiri

Experience Ramadan at their Arabesque Amiri tent with Emirati specialties. Enjoy a vast spread of culinary delights at either their Iftar and Suhoor meals with refreshing Ramadan beverages across the lush greens at the Address.

Location The Address, Montgomerie, Emirates Hills Cost Iftar: Dh200 per person; Suhoor: Dh170 per person Timings Iftar: Daily from sunset to 8.30pm, Suhoor: Daily from 9.30pm to 3am Contact 052 1104477 


Boulevard Ballroom

A new landmark in the heart of Downtown Dubai, Address Boulevard is the ideal destination to savour an iconic Iftar in the company of friends and loved ones. Gather at Boulevard Ballroom for Iftar over a long communal table offering a set menu to make the Holy Month all about sharing.

Location Address Boulevard Cost Dh250 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 5618213

Cavalli Restaurant

Cavalli Restaurant opens this Ramadan with an unlimited Iftar buffet featuring a plethora of signature Italian dishes as well as soft drinks. Shisha is available from 8pm onwards. The a la carte menu includes popular dishes such as wagyu beef gyoza, risotto and the chocolate surprise.

Location Cavalli Club, Fairmont Dubai Cost Dh299 per person Timings Daily from 6.30pm to 3am Contact 04 3468353


Brasserie 2.0

Delight your taste buds this Ramadan at Brasserie 2.0, Le Royal Meriden Beach Resort and Spa where guests can break their fast with a special Iftar offering. Enjoy an incredible buffet selection from over 10 live cooking stations, offering traditional Arabic cuisine as well as dishes from the far corners of the world. Enjoy traditional hot and cold Arabic mezze platters, as well as fresh salads, soups, sushi and sashimi. For main course, highlights include the shawarma station, the al fresco charcoal grill, tandoor oven and plancha grill. Those with room for dessert can enjoy traditional Arabic and Turkish favourites such as Umm Ali, Knafa and fresh cakes and pastries. Guests will also be entertained by a traditional Oud and Tabla duo throughout Iftar.

Location Le Royal Meriden Beach Resort and Spa Cost Brasserie Dh215 per person inclusive of Arabic juices and soft beverages, children aged 5-12 years will get 50 per cent off, with children under five complimentary Timings Daily from Sunset onwards


Gunaydin Dubai

Enjoy Ramadan treats at Gunaydin Dubai while enjoying great views of the Dubai Fountains and Burj Khalifa. Choose from a well-crafted set menu that offers a wide variety of Turkey’s best dishes, such as ‘orgu peyniri’(braided cheese), ‘fıstıklı kebap’ (lamb kebab with pistachio) and ‘fıstıklı kadayıf’ (shredded wheat in syrup served with clotted cream and nuts).

Location Souk Al Bahar Cost Dh220 Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm 


Sloane’s

Join us this Ramadan at Sloane’s. Enjoy a delicious Iftar buffet with an array of delicious dishes from traditional Arabic cuisine through to succulent roast meats, salads and sushi. For appetisers, savour in traditional hot and cold Arabic mezze platters, antipasti and cheeses. For mains, choose from a variety of different live stations including a tandoor oven, shawarma station, plancha grill as well as fresh seafood straight from the ocean. For dessert, guests can enjoy Arabic delights such as Umm Ali, freshly prepared Knafe and more.

Location Grosvenor House, Dubai Cost Dh260 per person inclusive of soft beverages and children aged 4-12 years Dh130 Timings Daily from Sunset onwards


One and Only Royal Mirage

Enjoy a blend of style and tradition and celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan with friends and family within the sheltered oasis of One and Only Royal Mirage.  Offering a feast of experiences, enjoy Iftar buffets served daily from sunset at Tagine and The Rotisserie restaurants from AED 220 per person, then extend the evening relaxing in their serene Ramadan Cafes at The Palace ‘Courtyard’ or Arabian Court ‘Peregrine Garden’. 

Location Al Sofouh, Dubai Marina Cost Dh250 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 3999999


Le Patio,  (Tent)

The St. Regis invites you to break your fast at Le Patio at a vibrant outdoor setting. The food will be a mix of both traditional and modern Arabic fare including dishes hot and cold mezze and salads, specialty juices, lamb ouzi, mixed grill harissa, shawarma, kabsa and an assortment of dried fruit, dates and nuts. The sweets too take on this mixed approach with there being Arabic pastries such as knafa, baklava, qatayef, basbousa and zainab finger, as well as ice creams, eclairs, chocolate cake, nut torte and a chocolate fountain. Another attraction includes the live entertainment at this Iftar buffet inclusive of three Ramadan juices and unlimited soft drinks and water.

Location Le Patio, The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor City, Sheikh Zayed Road Cost 225 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 4355577


Dragonfly by Tim Raue

Three Michelin Star Chef Tim Raue’s ‘Dragonfly by Tim Raue’ will offer their own unique take on Iftar throughout Ramadan, with a four course menu; the perfect sharing concept including delicious dim sums and signature dishes such as the Wasabi Langoustine which has established itself as the star item on the menu, with ‘petit chocolats’ to finish. The restaurant will also continue to offer a la carte menu options with the eight dishes from their ‘Lucky Number 8’ menu.

Location City Walk Cost Dh280 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 12am                                    


Bombay Brasserie

Bombay Brasserie is hosting a Royal Nuskha-E-Shahjahani Iftar. For the Holy month of Ramadan, Bombay Brasserie have crafted a special set menu for Iftar. The menu dedicates a tribute to the flavours from the days of the Royal Moghul Empire, calling upon classic Indian delicacies with a Middle Eastern twist developed from ancient scripts during King Shahjahan’s Era. Highlights of the menu include naan bakarkhani - a flaky and layered leavened tandoor baked bread, kofta shahi mahi - royal fish kofta with saffron and spices, kebab baida murg – egg kebab with minced chicken meat and biryani mahi - literally means grilled fish, but an early version of biryani as it is served with rice.

Location Bombay Brasserie, Taj Hotel, Burj Khalifa Street, Business Bay Cost Dh225 per person Timings Daily from 6.30pm to 11.30pm Contact 04 4383222


Le Petit Chef

Le Petit Chef, a very avant-garde culinary concept in Dubai, will offer two showings on Thursday nights and two showings on Friday nights throughout Ramadan. Le Petit Chef is a one-of-a-kind dining experience incorporating innovative 3D projection mapping. The contemporary experience includes an elaborate six-course set menu and a thrilling show with a mini chef who uniquely accompanies guests throughout the dinner. This month, the show is called Dinner Time Story. As the food is prepared in the kitchen, you get to watch the dish’s journey on the plate with an exciting performance from “Le Petit Chef” himself, telling the tale of Marco Polo’s travels to different countries and presenting the native flavours of these lands through your meal.

Location World Trade Club on the 33 floor of Sheikh Rashid Tower Cost Dh450 per person and World Trade Club members can enjoy a 30 percent discount Timings first show commences at 8pm and the second show at 11pm Contact 04 3321000


Miss Lily’s

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Beloved Caribbean hot-spot, Miss Lily’s, will stay true to their roots offering an unconventional spin on Ramadan at their renowned Location at the Sheraton Grand Hotel on Shaikh Zayed Road. Those looking for a different take on the usual Iftar buffet feast can enjoy an a la carte menu featuring; red pea soup, jerk corn, ackee hummus, cod run down, and date cheesecake while partaking of the particular ambiance unique to this trendy venue.

Location 5th Floor, Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road Cost Dh230 per person Timings Daily from 6pm to 1am Contact 04 3544074


Cascades (Tent)

Cascades at Fairmont Dubai offers you the chance to celebrate your Ramadan in a restaurant transformed into a traditional tent. With a variety of eight cuisines, namely, The Arabian Peninsula, Egypt, former Ottoman Empire, Levant, Southeast Asia, Morocco, Persia and Mughal, Cascades will treat you to dishes like traditional lamb ouzi, Lebanese mix grill, shrimp biryani, chicken shawarma, Arabic fish with a spicy sauce, and Umm Ali.

Location Fairmont Dubai Cost Dh210 per person, including Ramadan juices (with special group rates available) Timings Daily from sunset until 9.30pm Contact 04 3118316


Feast

Break your fast at Sheraton Grand Hotel’s Feast Restaurant with a buffet-style dinner. Featuring an array of choice with cuisines from all over the world, the dinner will take you on a culinary journey. Feast will serve a number of dishes, from European to Far Eastern favourites, as well as Arabic specials, including baba ghanoush, beetroot labneh, muhammara and other savouries, all complemented by fresh juice. Desserts will include tiramisu, rose crème caramel and assorted Arabic delights.

Location Feast, Sheraton Grand, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai Cost Dh210 per person (Dh168 before May 10) Timings Sunset until 11pm Contact 04 5034444


Giardino, Palazzo Versace Dubai (Tent)

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Make Giardino at Palazzo Versace Dubai the place to be this Ramadan with its extensive Iftar offering. There will be live cooking and carving stations with a selection of authentic culinary creations from Syria, Morocco, the UAE and Turkey. To make this experience as comfortable as possible, Giardino is offering an air-conditioned tent that covers the restaurant terrace and Gazebo.

Location Giardino, Palazzo Versace Dubai, Dubai Cost Dh220 per person Timings Daily from 6.30pm to 9.30pm Contact 04 5568840


Famous Dave’s

Break your fast with authentic pit barbecue platters featuring generous portions of beef ribs, famously fried Dave’s chicken, home smoked salmon spread, buffalo shrimp and enjoy daily fresh carvings with the pit master slicing through slow-smoked brisket, ribeye, a leg of lamb or racks of lamb. smoked tomato and lentil soup, Dave’s sassy salad, down home banana pudding and free-flow home-made southern sweet tea or BBQ lemonade are served with your choice of platter, which include generous helpings of beef ribs, Dave’s fried chicken, smoked salmon spread & buffalo shrimp; creamy coleslaw, grilled vegetable skewers, sweet corn and cornbread muffins

Location Dubai Parks & Resorts Riverland Cost Dh399 for the Iftar Family Feast (Served family-style for 5-6 people) Dh299 for the Iftar Friends Feast (Served friend-style for 3-4 people), Dh129 for the Pitmaster’s 2-meat Combo Choice of any 2 meats and served with your choice of two sides


Morah

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Enjoy a four course meal at Morah, with a 360-degree view of Dubai from the 71st and 72nd floor of the JW Marriott Marquis. Start your meal off with madjool dates, barbari bread, baby gem salad, vine ripened tomato, sweet potato hummus, and a dip. For soups, choose between lentil or harira. The main course includes roasted lamb shoulder, grilled boneless branzino, mejadra rice and sweet jewelled rice. End your meal with the variety of desserts, like strawberry cheesecake qatayef, saffron and orange revani, kazan dipi, loukoum and Turkish coffee bon bons.

Location Tower B, JW Marriott Marquis Cost Dh250 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 04 5601799


Folly by Nick and Scott

Have a chance to get an up-close view of your meal being prepared at the eight seater open kitchen at folly by Nick and Scott. Or you can also choose to enjoy the views of the Burj Al Arab as you eat. Moving away from traditional three course meals, it allows you a chance to be more adventurous this Ramadan. With conveniently sized and flavourful meals, the food is ideal to share with friends and family during Ramadan.

Location Madinat Jumeirah Cost a La carte Timings Daily from sunset to 11pm Contact 04 4308535


The Constellation Ballroom at the Address Dubai Marina

The Constellation Ballroom at The Address Dubai Marina is a Ramadan must-visit. The Ballroom, seats up to 420 guests and is pegged as, ‘Traditional in theme and lavish in diversity’. The grand Iftar buffet features an extensive selection of Arabic and International favourites, live stations, a variety of authentic sweets and desserts, and the Ramadan juices.  The hotel’s chefs will also present authentic Emirati dishes such as lafayef khoboz falazi, robyan mashwi, tekat deyay and a range of traditional Emirati desserts such as leqaimat. The venue also features a live oud player.

Location The Address Dubai Marina Cost Dh220 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 4367777


Na3Na3 (Kids eat free)

From sunset, enjoy an Iftar buffet experience at Na3Na3 at Address Dubai Mall. Enjoy authentic Middle Eastern flavours with an extensive menu of traditional delicacies, desserts and Ramadan beverages including juices, Arabic coffee and Moroccan tea.

Location Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai Cost Dh240 per person, children aged 6 to 11 years Dh120 per child, children aged 5 years and below dine free Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 04 4388888


Coya

During the month of Ramadan, COYA Dubai will be serving up signature Iftar menus with a Peruvian twist. Enjoy a sumptuous, 4-course menu to break your fast. The experience starts with dates and a selection of soups to start with such as the corn gazpacho, Peruvian bean soup or cream of pumpkin, followed by a selection of starters like Guacamole and crocantes, beetroot causas and other Nikkei-inspired dishes. Main course includes, mixed prawn, mushroom and chicken anticucho selection (grilled skewers) along with stir-fried quinoa. End the Iftar with the seasonal sticky date toffee cake with camel milk ice cream.

Location Four Seasons Jumeirah Cost Dh270 per person Timings Daily from 7pm to 8pm Contact 04 3169600


Intercontinental Dubai Festival City

Experience an intimate private Iftar dining experience in a presidential suite at the InterContinental Dubai Festival City, with personal butlers. You can even make a weekend of it. The signature Iftar experience consists of culinary treats, with a view of the Dubai creek and city skyline.

Location InterContinental Dubai Festival City Cost Dh550 per person for the signature Iftar experience (based on a group of 8 people), Dh3,200 for a family of 2 adults, 2 children (Signature Iftar Experience with a 1 night stay) Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 04 7011127


Le Cirque

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Newly opened Le Cirque Dubai offers guests three starters, main dishes and desserts to choose from a pre-set menu. It is known for serving classic French fare with an Italian twist, and also for its terrace view and winter garden.

Location The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC Cost Dh245 per person Timings 7pm-11pm Contact 04 3722444


Kitchen6 (Kids eat free)

JW Marriott Marquis’ brings you an International Iftar with six interactive cooking-stations at this award-winning restaurant, this Ramadan Season. Enjoy a variety of dishes and international cuisine at Kitchen6 for a unique experience.

Location JW Marriott Marquis, Business Bay Cost Dh215 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 04 4142000


Anise (Kids eat free)

Experience the Iftar edition of Taste of the World at Anise in Intercontinental Dubai Festival City. With more than 8 live cooking stations, one can enjoy a number of different cuisines from Middle Eastern to Asian.

Location Intercontinental Dubai Festival City Cost Dh215 per person, Dh106 for children 6 to 12 years, free for children under 5 years Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 04 7011127


Pai Thai

Pai Thai will be offering a three-course special set menu.  The menu comprises unlimited small dishes designed to be shared, starting with special Thai appetizers, mains and desserts.

For those not fasting, Pai Thai will be open for its Feast of Xahar every Friday and Saturday between 12.30-2.30pm. A true feast, guests are treated to unlimited ordering options of Thai classics such as Tom Yum Goong soup and Gaeng Panang Talay Curry, for Dh195 per person.

Location Pai Thai, Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah Cost Dh250 per person for food only Timings Daily from 6.30pm to 8pm Contact 04 4323232


Asateer (Tent)

Asateer Ramadan Tent at Atlantis brings back traditions

Atlantis, the Palm’s official Iftar will be hosted in the glamorous Asateer Tent, one of Dubai’s most famous and beautiful Ramadan tents. The offering will be an open buffet with Arabic and international cuisine, as well as desserts to finish the evening off on a sweet note.

Location Atlantis the Palm Cost Dh210 per person Timings Daily from sunset until 8.30pm Contact 04 4262000


Moroccan Restaurant and Lounge

Located in Four Points by Sheraton, experience the essence of Moroccan cuisine with a special three course menu for the month of Ramadan, carefully incorporating the restaurant’s authentic Moroccan offerings with traditional Ramadan delicacies for an evening to remember.

Location Trade Centre Area Cost Dh210 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 056 4142213


Mamemo Majlis at the Ritz-Carlton Dubai

The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai brings back the well-received Mamemo Majlis this Ramadan. The spectacular Majlis produced by Mamemo offers an extensive selection of cuisine inspired by countries from across North Africa, the Middle East and Asia. With live cooking stations offering Ouzi, Fatteh and Arabic Grilled meats. Each night a unique station that changes daily will be offering favourite dishes from Italy, Asia, Turkey and Latin America. The venue will feature live Arabic musicians as well, and Shisha will be served throughout the Majlis during Sohoor period.

Location Mamemo Majlis at The Ritz-Carlton Dubai Cost Dh220 per person, Dh110 per child Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 04 3186646


Bab Al Shams (Kids eat free + Tent)

Al Hadheerah outdoor desert restaurant will be transformed to a fully air-conditioned tent. The Ramadan Tent will feature an Arabic-inspired Iftar buffet with delicacies from Middle Eastern cuisines featuring Emirati, Egyptian, Syrian, Lebanese and Palestinian culinary creations together with Jordanian, Iraqi and Moroccan savoury selections as well as special dishes from Oman and Iran. This buffet offers ten interactive cooking stations including Arabic BBQ grill, Ouzi makmour, shawarma station together with authentic manakeesh-and Arabic bread-baking stations. Shisha is available only for guests aged 21 years and above.

Location Al Qudra Road Cost Dh250 per person from Sunday to Wednesday, Dh270 from Thursday to Saturday, children up to 4 years enjoy complimentary Iftar, 50 per cent discount for children from 5 to 12 years old Timings Daily from sunset to 10:30pm Contact 04 8096194


Hakkasan

Hakkasan Dubai will be offering a three-course set menu. The offering includes a starter soup, followed by a Hakka steamed dim sum platter and crispy duck salad to start before moving onto the a delicious main including Wok-fry Assam prawn with okra and stir-fry lily bulb. A Mandarin mousse with almond nougatine completes the Iftar.

Location Emirates Towers, Trade Centre, Dubai Cost Dh298 per person Timings Daily from 7pm to 1am Contact 04 3848484


Ritz Carlton DIFC Ramadan Majlis

Highlights of the Iftar menu at the Ritz Carlton include Lamb Harris, a classic cheese Shanklish and the Mixed Lebanese Grill. The menu also offers a wide range of dishes from the Turkish cuisine, some of which include arnavut cigar and ispanak tartar. The hotel also offers innovative concepts like an Arabian sushi station, hummus fountain and falafel waffle, and a new Arabic Booza. If you head to the Ritz Carlton Ramadan Majlis on the weekend you can enjoy a buy one Iftar, get the other one free!

Location Ritz Carlton, DIFC Cost Dh215 for adults, Dh107 for children from 6 to 12 years, Children below 6 dine for free Timings Daily from sunset to 8.30pm Contact 04 3722323 


The Loulou’a ballroom

The Loulou’a ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton, Dubai will transform into a Majlis that will serve Iftar and Suhoor throughout Ramadan. There will also be a traditional food souk showcasing an extensive selection of cuisine inspired by countries from across North Africa, the Middle East and Asia. There will also be a unique station that changes daily will be offering favourite dishes from Italy, Asia, Turkey and Latin America.

Location Loulou’a, Ritz-Carlton, Dubai Cost Dh220 per person including Ramadan juices and water; Dh110 per child aged 5 to 12 years; Free for younger kids Timings Daily from Iftar onwards Contact 04 3722323 


Over Dh400

At.mosphere Restaurant, Burj Khalifa

At.mosphere at the Burj Khalifa

This Ramadan, book a table at the world’s highest restaurant, At.mosphere to marvel at the stunning views of the Burj Khalifa, then make your way through the chef’s special four-course menu. Unlike a typical Iftar, the menu includes a selection of international hot and cold appetisers such as foie gras, spiced aubergine; rustic soups like wild mushroom veloute; pan seared sea bass, lamb rack, gnocchi for main course besides other contemporary European delicacies. Look out for an array of indulgent desserts including tonka bean ice cream with malt cremeux, lemon meringue and smoked chocolate fondant. The dedicated culinary team of At.mosphere will ensure that you and your family have a memorable Iftar.

Location Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai Cost Dh475 per person for four-course menu, A la carte option also available Timings Daily from sunset to 11.30pm Contact 04 8883828 

Abu Dhabi

Under Dh100


Genghis Grill

The pan Asian restaurant chain will host a hearty Iftar this holy month at sundown. Break your fast in a healthy way with dates, an assortment of dried fruits and nuts alongside a fresh drink of choice. Soup lovers can then indulge in a lemon coriander soup and enjoy a vast selection of starters such as chicken gyoza, vegetable and glass noodle spring rolls and minced beef and corn satay with rich peanut sauce. And of course, starters are not complete without a good portion of refreshing and healthy salad with fresh vegetables and home-made sesame honey dressing. Your main course options will include kung pao chicken and coconut lemongrass fish curry accompanied with assorted vegetable in black bean sauce and much more.

Location Al Wahda, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh85 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 02 5824449


Peppermill

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The colonial Indian dining restaurant, welcomes the holy month Ramadan with a special set menu and buffet menu of culinary discoveries inspired by Ramadan’s true spirit of giving and sharing. Peppermill’s featured menus offer guests a rich spread of contemporary yet traditional Indian specialties promising a journey of fond food memories when breaking their fast at any of Peppermill’s branches with its two distinctive options. For the set Ramadan menu, selection of traditional hot and cold starters in addition to small plates as appetizers such as aloo tikki, balai ka jhinga and karare palak chaat are offered. Mains include paneer makhanwala, kadahi vegetables, nalli roganjosh and chicken biryani and a selection of peppermill desserts that are good for sharing and keep one satisfied till Suhoor. You also have the option of trying the buffet menu is more elaborate with soups and salads, a variety of entrees like seekh kebab and chicken cutlet with vegetarian options of aloo gobhi samosa and tandoori paneer tikka. The main courses are offered through a wide choice of six delectable options, each perfect for meat lovers and vegetarians alike. Non-vegetarian options range from prawn makhani, kadhai gosht and nizam’s murgh korma, while the vegetarians can devour paneer makhanwala, aloo gobhi and pindi channa. This is not all; diners can end their meal with sweet varieties of Indian desserts like rasmalai and gulab jamun.

Location Set menu at Eastern Mangrove branch and buffet menu at Al Wahda Mall and Bawabat Asharq Mall Cost Dh99 per person for set menu and buffet menu Timings Daily from sunset onwards

PizzaExpress

Pizza Express are offering three menus designed to share and are perfect to enjoy with family or friends. On arrival at the restaurant, dates and Laban will be served to break the fast. Guests are then able to choose from a set menu for two (Dh150), a set menu for four (Dh280) or a set menu for six (|Dh360).

Location The Mall at World Trade Center in Abu DhabiCost a set menu for two Dh150, a set menu for four Dh280 or a set menu for six Dh360 Timings Daily from sunset onwards

Under Dh200


Origins

Dessert Options

Against the backdrop of the setting sun, Origins gives its guests an opportunity to enjoy some Arabian delicacies as part of their Iftar meal, including mezze platters, seafood selections, traditional Arabic grills and Emirati dishes. For dessert, enjoy pastries and desserts by the Arabic chef.

Location Yas Viceroy Hotel, Yas Island, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh165 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 02 6560600


Al Raha Beach

Enjoy an array of native Middle Eastern dishes and international flavours in a buffet setting and also get discounts for groups or families. After a sumptuous meal, you could bond with friends over sports at Wanasah lounge. Choose from a selection of hors d’oeuvres and warm beverages at a 25 per cent discount until 10pm.

Location Channel St, Near Al Raha Mall, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh180 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm


Famous Dave’s

Break your fast with authentic pit barbecue platters featuring generous portions of beef ribs, famously fried Dave’s chicken, home smoked salmon spread, buffalo shrimp and enjoy daily fresh carvings with the pit master slicing through slow-smoked brisket, ribeye, a leg of lamb or racks of lamb. smoked tomato and lentil soup, Dave’s sassy salad, down home banana pudding and free-flow home-made southern sweet tea or BBQ lemonade are served with your choice of platter, which include generous helpings of beef ribs, Dave’s fried chicken, smoked salmon spread & buffalo shrimp; creamy coleslaw, grilled vegetable skewers, sweet corn and cornbread muffins

Location Abu Dhabi Mall, Al Wahda Mall  Cost Dh399 for the Iftar Family Feast (Served family-style for 5-6 people) Dh299 for the Iftar Friends Feast (Served friend-style for 3-4 people), Dh129 for the Pitmaster’s 2-meat Combo Choice of any 2 meats and served with your choice of two sides


Khayal, Marriott Al Forsan (Kids eat free)

Hotel dining, Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Abu Dhabi

Start with appetisers and savour a selection of traditional hot and cold Arabic mezze platers including hummus, moutabal, fattoush and more, as well as fresh salads and soups. For main course, choose from a range of dishes from the live cooking stations including oriental mixed grill, penne arrabiata, lamb biryani and roasted chicken. Also sample traditional Arabic desserts such as Umm Ali, as well as a selection of fresh fruit, pastries and sweet treats. The Iftar buffet also includes still and sparkling water, chilled Ramadan juices such as Tamrhindi, Laban and Kamar el dein, as well as Arabic tea and coffee served in traditional cups

Location Marriott Al Forsan, Khalifa city, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh180 per person, Children between 11 and six at Dh90 while children younger than six eat free Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm


Le Meridien Abu Dhabi (Kids eat free)

The venue will be decorated with traditional artistic elements, giving guests the opportunity to break their fast with a wide choice of dishes while enjoying a beautiful traditional surrounding. Expect a selection of soup, hot and cold mezze, followed by mains of seafood, grilled meats and chicken such as hammour harrah, lamb ouzi and Moroccan chicken tajine, while a range of traditional arabic desserts like ‘kunafeh’ and ‘Umm Ali’ will satisfy your sweet cravings.

Location Tourist Club Area, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh155 inclusive of Ramadan juices and water; Dh75 for kids aged 5 to 12 years; Kids under 5 dine free Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 02 6446666

c.taste

Enjoy the holy month of Ramadan with their buffet featuring international dishes, along with traditional Arabic delicacies like Lamb Ouzi and Jordanian Meat Mansaf. Traditional juices of the occasion like Ayran and Tamarhindi will also be available.

Location Al khaleej Al Arabi Street, Centro Capital Centre Cost Dh125 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9.30pm Contact 02 4096512


Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel and Resort

You can break your fast in their all day dining restaurant Flavours and enjoy authentic Arabian cuisine for Dh145 per person.  When you book for 10 adults or more, you can avail of 15 per cent discount.  Prayer rooms are conveniently located close to the restaurant. Choose from a variety of traditional and international delicacies, taste a selection of hot and cold mezze, soups, mixed grills, fish specialties, succulent ouzi, dawood basha or shakriya as well as delicious desserts such asknafeh, qatayef and znoud el sit.

Location Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh145 per person; Dh72.50 for children up to 12 years Timings Daily from sunset until 9pm Contact 02 6773333


Sho Cho 

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Japanese Restaurant Sho Cho will be putting their own original spin on Ramadan at Abu Dhabi's Qarayat al Beri overlooking the gulf coast and the souk’s private yacht marina. Those looking for a different take on the usual Iftar buffet feasts can enjoy a beautifully presented bento box from a choice of two set menu options. Choices include miso soup, Sho Cho salads, signature appetizers, tempura, sushi, sashimi, and array of pan Asian inspired main dishes and ice cream or sorbet to end on a sweet note.    

Location Qarayat al Beri, Abu Dhabi Cost from Dh105 to Dh125 per Bento Box Timings Daily from sunset to 1am Contact 02 5581117


Ingredients

The all-day dining restaurant will be offering an Arabian-inspired buffet during the month of Ramadan.

Location Eastern Mangroves Hotel and Spa by Anantara, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh185 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 02 6561000


Latest Recipe (Kids eat free)

The all-day dining restaurant will be offering a traditional Iftar buffet during the month of Ramadan.  With a middle-eastern cuisine to go with their Arabic-like surroundings, it offers dishes like hot and cold mezzes, followed by mains of seafood and grilled meats like Lamb Ouzi and Moroccan Chicken Tajine. You can end your meal with a range of traditional Arabic desserts like Kunafeh and Umm Ali. Keeping with the theme of generosity, the restaurant will be giving away 1 free Iftar buffet for every 2 purchased and guests will also enter their weekly raffle draw to win 1 return ticket to any destination of their choice, with Gulf Air.

Location Le Meridien, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh155 per person, Dh75 for children from 5-12 years, children under 5 years eat for free Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 02 6974441


Flooka

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Combining the freshest seafood and stunning views over Abu Dhabi’s Eastern Mangroves, Flooka is a great place to share Iftar with your family and friends. Changing weekly, the feast will include everything from hot and cold mezzes to king prawns fresh off the grill - plus unlimited soft beverages and shisha.

Location Eastern Mangroves Promenade, Abu Dhabi and  Dubai Marine Beach Resort and Spa Cost Dh150 per person including Iftar buffet, soft beverages, shisha and local water Timings Daily from Sunset to 12am Contact 02 4418244


Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi

Layali El Hilmiya will be serving an Iftar buffet featuring traditional Iftar favourites alongside international cuisine. Children are well catered for with an attractive children’s buffet.

Location Layali El Hilmiya, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi Cost Dh160 Timings Daily from sunset to 8pm Contact 02 6742020


Eastern Mangroves Hotel and Spa by Anantara

Ingredients, the restaurants all day dining restaurant will be serving a variety of favourites from the Arabian inspired buffet during Ramadan.

Location Eastern Mangroves, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh185 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 10pm Contact 02 6561000 


Tilal Liwa Hotel

The Tilal Liwa Hotel will be hosting Iftars coupled with stay packages this Ramadan.

The secluded desert hideaway in Abu Dhabi, offers room packages from Dh249 which includes a Suhoor or buffet breakfast for two adults. Iftars can be added for Dh149 to the package.

The hotel’s Suhoor set menu at Al Badiya Restaurant runs from 12midnight to 4am and Costs Dh99 per person. The traditional Iftar buffet runs between sunset and 10.30pm at Al Badiya Restaurant and Costs Dh149 per person.  Guests will also receive discount of 25 per cent on food and beverage during their stay.

Location Tilal Liwa Hotel, Liwa, Abu Dhabi Cost Iftar Dh149, Suhoor Dh99 Timings Daily from sunset to 10.30pm Contact 800 8546835


Giornotte (Kids eat free)

Light-filled corridor and dining space bordered by cooking stations featuring ice sculptures and diverse dishes

The Iftar buffet at Giornotte features Lebanese, Egyptian and Emirati cuisines. The menu changes daily, giving guests a chance to try new flavours throughout the month. The restaurant will also have live stations so that guests can interact with the chef. Costs include water, juices, tea, coffee and an assortment of desserts. Reservations made before May 26 for a minimum of six adults are entitled to one additional meal.

Location The Ritz Carlton, Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal Cost Dh185 per person, Dh90 for children from 6 to 12 years, children below 6 years eat for free Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 02 8188888

Under Dh300


Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri

This year, Shangri-La Hotel Qaryat Al Beri Abu Dhabi celebrates Ramadan with a Iftar buffet at its popular all-day dining restaurant, Sofra bld. The offering includes authentic Middle Eastern delicacies from across the region, prepared under the guidance of 2 Michelin star Executive Chef Mansour Memarian. The highlight of the Iftar is a large Ouzi station spread

Location Khor Al Maqta,Qaryat al Beri , Abu Dhabi Cost Dh205 per person, including a selection of teas, coffees and juices Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 02 5098555

Asia de Cuba

This isn’t your typical Iftar, it's a Chino-Latino fusion set-menu offering a selection of small plates, entrees and dessert. Dishes served include sweet potato hummus, lamb picadillo empanadas and stir fry mojo duck noodles.

Location Corniche Road, St Regis Hotel, Nation Riviera Beach Club, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh200 per person Timings Daily from 7pm onwards Contact 02 6993333 

Coya Abu Dhabi

Starters include corn gazpacho, medjool dates, edamame and the famed guacamole. You will also be served a selection of maki and salads served followed by a signature Coya main such as the Pollo al Josper or Lomo de Res (spicy beef).

Location Four Seasons Hotel, The Galleria, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh270 Timings Daily from 7pm onwards Contact 02 3067000 


Olea (Kids eat free)

Until the end of Ramadan, this Mediterranean-inspired restaurant offers an Iftar buffet with a spread of dishes from the Arabic and continental cuisine. The ocean-view dining venue also offers fresh juices as part of the buffet.

Location St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh220 per person, Dh110 per child for children between the ages of six and twelve Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm


Emirates Palace (Tent)

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Emirates Palace has custom built a Ramadan pavilion, perfect for Iftar and Suhoor in the city. This year, the pavilion will sit in a new Location to provide stunning views of the beach. The large and open dining area will have an Iftar buffet will featuring live cooking stations, signature dishes and traditional delicacies. Live cooking and carving stations will provide grilled meats with traditional accompaniments and Emirati favourites.

Location Emirates Palace, Ramadan Pavilion, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh265 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9.30pm Contact 02 6907999


Hakkasan

Hakkasan Abu Dhabi will be offering a new menu during Ramadan, which includes a four-course set menu. Starting with traditional Laban and dates, followed by an array of signature dishes including Chinese wild mushroom soup, Hakka steamed dim sum platter, steamed grouper with spicy homemade yellow bean chilli sauce and Wok-fried silver cod. To finish, enjoy Um Ali or date ice cream.

Location Emirates Palace Corniche Road, Abu Dhabi Cost Dh248 per person Timings Daily from 7pm to 1.30am Contact 02 6907739 

Ras Al Khaimah


PizzaExpress

Pizza Express are offering three menus designed to share and are perfect to enjoy with family or friends. On arrival at the restaurant, dates and Laban will be served to break the fast. Guests are then able to choose from a set menu for two (Dh150), a set menu for four (Dh280) or a set menu for six (|Dh360).

Location Al Hamra Mall Cost a set menu for two Dh150, a set menu for four Dh280 or a set menu for six Dh360 Timings Daily from sunset onwards

Hilton Garden Inn, Ras Al Khaimah

Hilton Garden Inn Ras Al Khaimah Hotel, AE -The Garden Grille Restaurant

Overlooking the Hajar Mountains and waterside creek, with the largest guest garden in the UAE, it is a nature escape ideal for Ramadan. Enjoy the Iftar at Garden Grille throughout the month of Ramadan.

Location Hilton Garden Inn, Ras Al Khaimah Cost Dh99 per person for Iftar, from Dh280 (for room only) Timings from 7pm onwards (12pm to 11.30pm for takeaway and delivery) Contact 04 4573759


Marjan

Located in the Waldorf Astoria Ras al Khaimah hotel, Marjan offers its guests an Iftar menu that specializes in Middle Eastern cuisine. They can delight in traditional dishes like hot and cold mezzeh, shish tawook, lamb ouzi and the favourite desert, umm Ali, as well as juices.

Location Waldorf Astoria, Vienna Street, Ras al Khaimah  Cost Dh 170 per person Timings Daily from 7pm to 11pm Contact 07 2035555


The Cove Rotana Resort

Break your fast at The Cove Rotana Resort’s Iftar buffet, consisting of Middle Eastern and international delicacies with live cooking stations, fresh juices and Arabic desserts. Enjoy special rates for group bookings of 10 or more.

Location The Cove Rotana Resort, Ras Al Khaima Cost Dh149 per person Timings Daily from sunset onwards Contact 054 3095948


Al Marjan Ramadan Tent by RAKTDA

Drawing on Ras Al Khaimah’s rich cultural heritage on the beautiful shores of Al Marjan Island. Al Marjan Ramadan Tent by RAKTDA, catered by Al Wadi Desert, Ras Al Khaimah, a Ritz-Carlton partner hotel, provides guests with truly authentic Arabian Iftar and Suhoor experiences, with live Arabian music and sumptuous Arabesque fare prepared by Executive Chef Ludovic Garnier.

Location Al Marjan Island, Ras Al Khaima Cost Dh150 per person Timings Daily from Sunset to 8.30pm Contact 07 2067675

Ajman


Ajman, Kahraman Ramadan Tent

For the first time in Ajman, Kahraman Ramadan Tent has opened its doors for the Holy Month of Ramadan. Located in the beautiful area of Ajman’s Al Zorah, Kahraman offers a luxurious fusion a spiritual ambience and a scrumptious array of authentic Arabian cuisine, as well as traditional entertainment. Organized by Kiwi Events, the custom-built and Turkish-themed Ramadan tent also includes a designated special enclosures and settings for Royals and VIPs, the tent can accommodate up to 300 guests. The Iftar and Suhoor menus are specially prepared by a team of world-class chefs, offering signature dishes, Arabic delicacies and live cooking stations. The Iftar buffet and à-la-carte Suhoor menu offer a truly inspiring experience for all senses with traditional recipes, Emirati favourites, a selection of continental gourmet and an assortment of desserts. The live entertainment includes a repertoire of classic tunes played by Arabic Oud and Qanun musicians who will be adding a special essence to elevate the celebration of Ramadan.

Location Al Zorah, Ajman Cost Dh139 per person Timings Daily from sunset to 9pm Contact 056 4002564


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