Top 10 Turkey Takeaways
1 Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach
On the menu: A 6-7kg turkey or a size to suit preference with all the trimmings. INFO: 20-25 Dec, takeaway only with 24 hours’ notice, collect from Falls Lobby Lounge & Terrace. Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai Marina, 04 449 8781, hotel.jumeirahbeach.FB@moevenpick.com, www.moevenpick-hotels.com
2 The Palace Downtown Dubai
On the menu: Turkeys from 5-10kg available for delivery, supplied with bread rolls and all the trimmings. INFO: 24-25 Dec, delivery only with 24 hours’ notice, 04 428 7806, email@example.com, www.theaddress.com
On the menu: An entire spread for eight to share, with three five-course menus on offer. Starters in the most basic package include oysters and smoked salmon, sausages, roast sweet potatoes, Christmas pudding and Yule log and whole or sliced roast turkey with chestnuts and stuffing. Upgrade for extra-special treats such as cheese platters, lobster salad and foie gras terrine.
INFO: 24-25 Dec, takeaway or delivery with 24 hours’ notice, 04 321 5111 or 055 98 42420, Level 1, Sunset Mall, Jumeirah Rd, Jumeirah 3, Dubai, 04 321 5111 or 055 984 2420, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.provedore.ae
4 InterContinental Dubai Festival City
Cost: Dhs650-Dhs875, beef Dhs950
On the menu: Smaller turkeys for an intimate gathering or roasted grass-fed beef striploin for those who fancy something different.
INFO: 21-31 Dec, takeaway or delivery with 24 hours’ notice, Festival City, Dubai, 04 701 1127/28, email@example.com, www.diningdfc.com
5 Maison Mathis
On the menu: A 6kg turkey with traditional trimming and sauces. INFO: Order by 21 Dec for takeaway on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day from Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah branches. Dubai: Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Sheikh Zayed Rd, 04 450 1313; Ras Al Khaimah: Al Hamra Golf Club, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Salem Rd, 07 243 8633; www.maison-mathis.com
6 Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort
On the menu: Choose your own spread with an à la carte takeaway menu featuring roasted stuffed duck and three sizes of whole roast turkey, plus a choice of desserts and gravlax (a Scandinavian dish of raw salmon), priced per dish.
INFO: 20-23 Dec, takeaway only with 48 hours’ notice, Al Sufouh Rd, Dubai Marina, 04 345 5444, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.sheratonjumeirahbeach.com
7 Circle Café
Cost: Dhs110 per kg
On the menu: Roast turkey according to size preference, gravy, stuffing, rice, mashed potato, sweet potato crumble, pecan or sweet potato pie, cranberry sauce and a Yuletide log.
INFO: Until 1 Jan, takeaway and delivery with 24 hours’ notice, Dubai Media City, 04 391 5170; Dubai Healthcare City, 04 362 9144; Jumeirah, 04 342 8177; Dubai Studio City, 04 276 6283; Dubai Trade Centre, 04 358 8088; Khalifa City, Abu Dhabi, 02 556 1550; www.circle-cafe.com
8 Grand Millennium Dubai
On the menu: 7-8kg turkey served with a variety of festive fare.
INFO: Until 31 Dec, takeaway or delivery with 48 hours’ notice, off Sheikh Zayed Rd, TECOM, Dubai, 800 4634, email@example.com, www.grandmillenniumdubai.com
9 Sheraton Dubai Mall of the Emirates
On the menu: Stuffed 5kg turkey with all the basic trimmings.
INFO: 15-31 Dec, takeaway or delivery with 48 hours’ notice, Mall of the Emirates, Sheikh Zayed Rd, Al Barsha 1, 04 377 2353, www.sheratondubaimalloftheemirates.com
10 Ruth’s Chris Steak House
On the menu: Ideal for six people, this spread includes turkey breast and thighs with sides of Yorkshire pudding, garlic mashed potatoes, broccoli au gratin and Brussels sprouts served with chestnuts and turkey bacon and home-made gravy.
INFO: Until 31 Dec, takeaway with 48 hours’ notice, The Address Dubai Marina, 04 454 9538, www.ruthschris.ae