10 of the Best New Year Day Brunches

Take a look at the must-visit places to enjoy your first meal of 2017!
ByKimberly D'souza
,Surena Chande
Wednesday , 28 December 2016
10 of the Best New Year Day Brunches

COYA, FOUR SEASONS RESORT

Starting 2017 on the right foot, Coya Dubai’s first day of the year will see the return of the brunch concept offered with the outlet’s signature flourish, as guests dine to the sights and sounds of Latin America while in the heart of Dubai.

TIME: 12.30pm-3.30pm

PRICE: Dhs328 including soft drinks, Dhs498 including house drinks and Dhs598 including premium bubbly.

CONTACT: 04 316 9600, fourseasons.com/dubaijb

YALUMBA HANGOVER BRUNCH

On the 1st of January don’t forget to head to Yalumba’s Hangover Brunch. Enjoy a decadent spread of scrumptious cuisine and a never- ending supply of drinks.

TIME: Happy hour 3:30pm to 7:00pm with 20% off on all beverages

PRICE: Dhs399

CONTACT: 04 702 2455, www.yalumbadubai.com, restaurants.lmd@lemeridien.com

MEDLEY, PULLMAN DUBAI CREEK CITY CENTRE

Ease into the New Year with Medley Restaurant’s New Year buffet. The menu boasts a sumptuous selection of treats including the finest cuts of meat, an oven-roast turkey (if you haven’t had enough already) and a selection of traditional trimmings.

TIME: 12noon-4pm

PRICE: Dhs199 including soft drinks, Dhs220 including house drinks and Dhs459 including bubbly

CONTACT: 04 603 8201, h2202-sb@accor.com

LE PATIO, THE ST REGIS DUBAI

Start the New Year at Le Patio’s lavish New Year’s Day buffet. To the backdrop of smooth jazz sounds, guests are invited to enjoy this expansive culinary journey of signature breakfast specialities, oysters and smoked salmon from the raw bar, a grill, a carving station that boasts cuts of the most delectable meats, and an extensive selection of desserts.

TIME: 1pm-4pm

PRICE: Dhs450 including soft drinks, Dhs550 including house drinks and Dhs650 including premium bubbly.

CONTACT: 04 435 5557, srdubai.dining@stregis.com

CANDYPANTS, HABTOOR GRAND HOTEL

This brunch is designed with recovery in mind, or simply a party that never ends! Starting from 3pm, celebrate the New Year with eight hours of international DJs, acts and entertainment.

TIME: Brunch 3pm-6pm, after-party 6pm-11pm

PRICE: Dhs325 including house drinks and Dhs375 including house drinks and bubbly

CONTACT: 050 220 4638, info@candypants-events.co.uk

FEAST, SHERATON GRAND HOTEL

Ease into the New Year by feasting on flavours from around the world. Choose from a selection of hot and cold appetisers, an oyster bar, cheese counter, Asian live-cooking stations and dessert!

TIME: 1pm-4pm

PRICE: Dhs325 inclusive of soft drinks, Dhs425 inclusive of house drinks and Dhs595 inclusive of premium bubbly.

CONTACT: 04 503 4444, info.granddubai@sheraton.com

BRASSERIE 2.0, LE ROYAL MERIDIEN BEACH RESORT & SPA

Start the New Year in style with the Curry Night buffet at Brasserie 2.0. Indulge in international specialities and much more.

PRICE: Dhs290 with soft drinks and Dhs440 including selected house drinks

TIME: 7pm-11.30pm

CONTACT: 04 317 0000, brasserie2point0.com

PERRY & BLACKWELDER, MADINAT JUMEIRAH

Relax and recuperate at Perry & Blackwelder for a day of laidback celebrations. Put the resolutions on hold for a day and treat yourself to some good old-fashioned comfort food to appease the side effects of last night’s party, or find a spot on the outdoor terrace to enjoy some fresh air with friends. Indulge in à la carte and festive specials such as slow-smoked brisket and applewood-smoked turkey to welcome the New Year.

TIME: 12noon-2am

PRICE: À la carte

CONTACT: 04 432 3232, restaurants@jumeirah.com

BUBBALICIOUS, THE WESTIN MINA SEYAHI BEACH RESORT

Start 2017 with an afternoon of food and fun with family and friends at this iconic brunch. After the antics of New Year’s Eve, indulge your cravings with a feast courtesy of Hunters, Blue Orange, Spice Emporium and newly revamped outdoor food stations. Carry on into 2017 with free-flowing bubbly and entertainment.

TIME: 1pm-4pm

PRICE: Dhs650 inclusive of soft drinks, Dhs680 inclusive of bubbly and house drinks and Dhs295 for kids six-11

CONTACT: 04 511 7139, westinminaseyahi.com

THE TERRACE ON THE CORNICHE, ST REGIS ABU DHABI

Kick off your New Year here and relax with indoor and outdoor seating. Indulge in everyone’s breakfast favourites, such as eggs Benedict, French toast and vegetable shooters with wheatgrass. Yummy!

TIME: 6.30am-3pm

PRICE: Dhs165 per person with food

CONTACT: 02 694 4553

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