Iftars and Suhours
Jean-Georges Dubai, Four Seasons
This Ramadan, Jean-Georges Dubai offers 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 the vibrant restaurant, you can also spend your family time dining from the a la carte menu.
PRICE: Dhs195 per person
INFO: Sunset onwards, 04 343 6118, facebook.com/jgdubai
Mint Leaf of London, DIFC
Mint Leaf Dubai is the perfect place to spend time this summer, for a world-class dining experience and a sumptuous Iftar with family and friends. The sophisticated affair is reflected in stunning views of the Burj Khalifa through floor-to-ceiling windows, providing an escape from the summer heat without cooling the effects of the panoramic scenery. The iftar features a fine selection of Arabic-inspired Indian dishes served directly to your table for an indulgent sharing experience. Break your fast with traditional dates along with a refreshing mint lemonade or rooh afza, before exploring a selection of cold and hot appetizers, a range of Mint Leaf Dubai’s signature contemporary cuisine and decadent desserts.
PRICE: Dhs195 (Ramadan Chef’s special menu), Dhs145 (iftar)
INFO: Sunset-7.30pm, 04 706 0900, firstname.lastname@example.org
Almayass, Sofitel Downtown Dubai
This Ramadan make your way to Almayass, the Lebanese/Armenian restaurant in the heart of Dubai for a memorable iftar. The carefully crafted iftar menu includes aromatic soups and delicious cold and hot appetisers, while the mains include lamb, marinated and slow-cooked to perfection. Palate refreshing oriental sweets and fresh fruits complete the iftar experience.
PRICE: Dhs185 (minimum three guests)
INFO: Sunset-1am, 04 338 7772
Liwan & Shayan, Al Ghurair Rayhaan by Rotana
Discover the true spirit of Ramadan at Al Ghurair Rayhaan by Rotana. Make it special with a sumptuous international and Ramadan specialty buffet at Liwan Restaurant, with live Arabic entertainment. Settle down with friends over suhour, with traditional Arabic dishes, while enjoying a variety of traditional bubbly flavours at the Liwan Terrace. Alternatively, savour the moment with a special Persian and Lebanese iftar buffet at Shayan Restaurant.
PRICE: Liwan Restaurant Dhs139 per person, Shayan Restaurant Dhs149 per person. Suhour Dhs69 per person.
INFO: Suhour, 2am-4am, iftar sunset-9pm, 04 293 3000, email@example.com
Petals Restaurant, Rose Rayhaan by Rotana
Petals Restaurant invites you to share your most cherished moments with family and friends and enjoy the
festive cheer throughout the Holy Month of Ramadan. The iftar buffet will feature a wide variety of traditional Arabic and international dishes along with unlimited servings of selected Ramadan beverages, soft drinks and mineral water.
INFO: Sunset onwards, 04 323 0111, firstname.lastname@example.org
Arjaan by Rotana, Dubai Media City
Enjoy a wide selection of traditional favourites including ouzi, fish,lamb and chicken mandi and a live shawarma station, along with a choice of Arabic beverages, juices and desserts. During Ramadan all hotel guests automatically participate in a daily draw to win an iftar bu et for two and a weekly draw to win a one night stay.
INFO: Sunset onwards, 04 436 0141, email@example.com
Chival, La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk
The new boutique hotel in the heart of Dubai will be o ering an iftar bu et at Chival, a chic and cosmopolitan space where the design lends itself to casual social gatherings. The menu re ects global artisanal cuisine and food celebrates sustainability wherever possible, focusing on healthy and thoughtfully sourced products. Suhour will be served à la carte at Chival, as well as in the outside courtyard, where traditional music can be enjoyed.
INFO: Iftar sunset onwards, suhoor until 2.30am, 054 309 5948, firstname.lastname@example.org
Andalucia, The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Polo Resort & Club
Beat the heat and escape to the tranquil Andalucia restaurant at The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor Resort & Polo Club this Ramadan. Delight in a beautiful bu et spread that includes Arabic and Mediterranean delicacies and be serenaded by the sounds of the live Oud player. For suhour, an à la carte menu and shisha will be available at the Equestrian Lounge.
PRICE: Iftar Dhs175
INFO: Iftar sunset-9pm, suhour 9pm-1am, 056 545 8391, email@example.com
Layali Zaman, Le Meridien Dubai
Gather with your friends and family to celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan, in the relaxed and family-friendly Layali Zaman Majlis within the Falcon Ballroom. 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. The calming sounds of the the Arabian oud will be played throughout the evening, whilst diners enjoy the vast spread.
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 04 702 2455, firstname.lastname@example.org
Baniyas Ballroom, Grand Hyatt Dubai
Experience history, culture and culinary excellence at Baniyas Ballroom – a perfect place for family and friends to celebrate the true spirit of this holy month. The decadent Grand Iftar bu et features traditional Middle Eastern cuisine, international dishes, and exciting live cooking stations featuring special guest chefs.
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 04 317 2222, email@example.com
Besh Turkish Kitchen, Sheraton Dubai, Mall of the Emirates Hotel
Indulge in the true taste of Turkey, starting with ek ili anadolu çorbası, Turkish lentil and barley soup, ideal for breaking fast. Continue your feast with an assortment of light, nutritious hot and cold mezze and salads before a selection pide – Turkish at bread with a choice of toppings, baked in the traditional domed oven.
PRICE: Dhs145 (Dhs120 during the first week of Ramadan)
INFO: Sunset onwards, 04 377 2353, firstname.lastname@example.org
Gemayze, Sofitel Dubai Downtown
Gather friends and families together this holy month and experience suhour at the enchanting Gemayze, situated on the rooftop of So tel Dubai Downtown. Offering breath-taking views of the city, guests can enjoy a selection of delicious à la carte Middle Eastern dishes that are bursting with vibrant avour.
INFO: Suhour 9pm-3am, 050 354 1091, email@example.com
Tub of Butter, Al Thanya Street
This Ramadan, Tub of Butter will be running month long activities to celebrate the Holy Month. Break your fast with a three-course set menu, sampling an array of dishes such as curried cauliflower soup, roasted figs, spiced fish with saffron infused rice, and date truffles with fresh fruit in rosewater. For suhour, you can opt for an individual or family box sent straight to your doorstep, consisting of scrumptious oriental morsels delivered in a beautiful package until the wee hours of the night.
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 04 343 8884, firstname.lastname@example.org
3in1, Vida Downtown
For iftar, Chef James Knight-Pacheo will take dining patrons on a creative culinary journey that is full of new delectable Arabian inspired dishes including a live saje station, live salad station and a pizza oven where guests can customise their own pizzas. You’ll also be able to enjoy a colourful, interactive juice display, full of freshly squeezed delights. For suhour, an à la carte menu will be on offer serving the new dinner menu along with a selection of Arabic dishes, mezze and sweets.
PRICE: Iftar Dhs170, suhour à la carte menu pricing
INFO: Iftar sunset-9pm, suhour 9pm-3am, 04 428 6888, email@example.com
Hanaaya, Jumeirah Mina A’Salam
Meaning ‘happiness’ in Arabic, Hanaaya is a bright and elegant restaurant that offers an authentic iftar buffet, with live cooking stations covering an appetizing mix of flavours and some locally sourced ingredients.
INFO: Sunset-8.40pm, 04 432 3232, firstname.lastname@example.org
Les Cuisines, Sofitel Downtown Dubai
Delight your taste buds this Ramadan at Les Cuisines, Sofitel Dubai Downtown, with traditional Arabic and French cuisine and enjoy appetisers such as hot and cold mezze platters, fresh salads and soups. For main course, highlights include a live shawarma station, lamb tajine with prunes and sesame seeds, chicken curry and the Arabic mixed grill. Those with room for dessert can sample treats such as seasonal fruits, chaibeyat pistachio, aish boul boul, dates and umm ali.
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 04 503 6666, sofitel-dubai-downtown.com
Al Fanous Lounge, Dubai Ballroom, JW Marriott Marquis Dubai
Indulge in a memorable iftar experience in Al Fanous, the opulent Ramadan lounge at the iconic Dubai Ballroom, accompanied by the soulful rhythms of live Oud players.
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 04 414 3000, email@example.com
Olea, Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates
Celebrate the spirit of Ramadan and enjoy special time together in the most contemporary Arabesque ambiance. Dine on succulent grills and freshly prepared bread, complete with live cooking stations and refreshing Ramadan juices.
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 04 341 0000, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rüya Dubai, Grosvenor House
Rüya Dubai, the Marina neighbourhood’s beloved restaurant and bar located at the Grosvenor House Hotel, invites guests to celebrate Ramadan with its array of Anatolian style dishes to be shared and enjoyed with family and friends. For the entire month, diners can experience the venue’s award-winning cuisine, mesmerizing interior and exemplary service where the talented team will be serving exquisite culinary masterpieces for guests to relish.
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 04 399 9123, ruyadubai.com
Channels, Media Rotana
Channels are offering an Ifatr buffet accompanied with traditional beverages and dishes from all over the world. Experience suhoor at The Terrace tent, offering a tasteful a la carte menu.
PRICE: Ifar Dhs180, suhour a la carte
INFO: Iftar sunset-8.30pm, suhour 9pm onwards, 04 435 0201, email@example.com
Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers
Offering a blend of Mediterranean and international delicacies, the iftar buffet fuses style and tradition. Highlights include live cooking stations, ouzi, Arabic grills, shawarma and saj stations paired with refreshing Ramadan juices, kunafa, um ali, baklava and desserts.
INFO: Sunset-10.30pm, 04 438 0000, movenpick.com/jumeirah-lakes-towers
Seasonal Tastes, The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City
Gather with family and friends at Seasonal Tastes, The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City for a traditional buffet offering the best of Arabic cuisine and special dishes made especially for the Holy Month. The talented resident chefs will be on hand to cook up a storm at the live cooking stations and guests will be treated to a vast array of tasty appetisers, traditional hot and cold Arabic mezze platters, as well as fresh salads and seafood. For main course, dishes will include an Arabic section featuring manakeesh and lamb ouzi, plus made to order noodle dishes from the noodle station, Indian tandoor delicacies as well as succulent roast beef, chicken and lamb.
INFO: Sunset-11pm, 04 435 5577, AHC.Dining@Starwoodhotels.com
The Palmery, Jumeirah Al Naseem
Located at the heart of Jumeirah Al Naseem hotel and inspired by the over a thousand palm trees, and traditional Arabic botanical gardens, this beautifully decorated buffet style restaurant offers a modern Arabic iftar with a contemporary ambience.
INFO: Sunset-8.40pm, 04 432 3232, firstname.lastname@example.org
Flavours, Sheraton Abu Dhabi Hotel & Resort
Offering a unique blend of five-star hospitality and Middle Eastern elegance, the hotel’s all day dining restaurant, Flavours will be welcoming diners with traditional Arabic flavours. Conveniently located in the heart of the city, it is an ideal place to visit for a traditional, family-friendly iftar. 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.
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 02 677 3333, email@example.com
Layali El Hilmiya Tent, Le Royal Meridien Abu Dhabi
Layali El Hilmiya will offer the essence of Ramadan through a traditional atmosphere, including a lavish iftar buffet with a variety of live stations and Arabian-themed entertainment.
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 800 101 101, restaurants.Lrmad@lemeridien.com
Khayal, Marriott Al Forsan Abu Dhabi
Experience this Ramadan at Khayal, a restaurant with beautiful interiors where traditional Arabic warmth and hospitality come to life. Indulge in an iftar buffet with Arabic delights and a multi-cuisine spread.
INFO: Sunset-9.30pm, 02 201 4000, Milana.Botobaeva@marriotthotels.com
Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort
Fujairah’s only art inspired resort, this luxury sanctuary offers a myriad of flavours and interior design intended to delight your senses this Ramadan. Fairmont Fujaiah will host its iftar at the all-day-dining restaurant Canvas.
PRICE: Dhs155+ per person
INFO: 7pm-11pm, 09 204 1111, firstname.lastname@example.org
RAS AL KHAIMAH
Marjan, Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah
Nestled along a 200m stretch of beach overlooking the Arabian gulf and Hajar mountains, the Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah is a palatial resort offering a delicious Ramadan feasting. With menu items such as cold and hot mezzah, shish tawook, lamb ouzi and the favourite desert, um ali on offer, Marjan is truly a joy for all the senses this Holy Month.
INFO: 7pm-11pm, 07 203 5555, email@example.com