Iftars & Suhours Dhs100-Dhs199 


You’ll be spoilt for choice!
ByAhlan! Live ReporterThursday , 18 June 2015
Iftars & Suhours Dhs100-Dhs199  

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CHEF’S HOUSE
RADISSON BLU HOTEL, DUBAI MEDIA CITY
Working late in Media City? No problem. Break your fast at this bargain iftar buffet serving up both Arabian and Oriental fare.
PRICE: Dhs129
INFO: Sunset-10pm, 04 366 9111, chefshouse.mediacity.dubai@radissonblu.com

PASCAL TEPPER
IPIC TOWER, ABU DHABI

The Abu Dhabi branch of this popular French bakery is opening late throughout the Holy Month. Expect a French twist on seasonal dishes, served buffet-style, including faves from the kitchens of the Far East and Arabia. Book online and you could win a meal for two.
PRICE: From Dhs140
INFO: Sunset-10pm, Al Muroor St, 02 444 4762, http://tinyurl.com/ptramadan

NAYA
JUMEIRAH BEACH HOTEL

For a twist on the traditional iftar, opt for a curry at this upscale North Indian restaurant, which is serving a specially created set menu throughout the Holy Month.
PRICE: Dhs145
INFO: Sunset-8pm, JRGReservations@jumeirah.com, 04 366 5866

THE MED
MEDIA ONE HOTEL

This modern iftar offers an extensive variety of light bites and more substantial dishes. You’ll find live cooking zones and main courses served to order, as well as a dessert station. For shisha, head over to The Garden on 8.With soft malted drinks, coffee and tea.
PRICE: Dhs120
INFO: 8pm onwards, Al Falak St, Dubai Media City, bite@mediaonehotel.com, mediaonehotel.com

THE FOUNDRY
SOUTHERN SUN ABU DHABI

This intimate, stylish steakhouse will present a buffet of classic Oriental and Arabian dishes, including flavoured ouzi. If you’re watching your waistline, there’ll also be a selection of salads.
PRICE: Dhs129++
INFO: Sunset-9.30pm, Mina St, Tourist Club, 02 818 4888, tsogosunhotels.com

DOWNTOWN
SHEIKH MOHAMMED BIN RASHID BLVD
Feast on a buffet of traditional and modern Arabian cuisine while taking in amazing views of Burj Khalifa, from within the air-conditioned comfort of a roomy tent and its glass-enclosed lawn.
PRICE: Dhs195 Sun-Wed, Dhs225 Thu-Sat
INFO: Iftar sunset-9pm, suhour 10pm-2am, 04 423 8883, downtown@emaar.ae, mydowntowndubai.com/en/Ramadan

CHANNELS
For those wishing to indulge without breaking the bank, the unlimited Arabian and international delights on offer at this vast buffet are sure to put a smile on your face.
PRICE: Dhs175
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, Media Rotana, TECOM, 04 435 0000, rotana.com/mediarotana
The Abu Dhabi branch of this popular French bakery is opening late throughout the Holy Month. Expect a French twist on seasonal dishes, served buffet-style, including faves from the kitchens of the Far East and Arabia. Book online and you could win a meal for two. INFO: 6.30pm-10pm, from Dhs140, IPIC Tower, Al Muroor St, 02 444 4762, http://tinyurl.com/ptramadan

MUSICHALL
JUMEIRAH ZABEEL SARAY
Where other to take suhour than at this lively haunt? The supper club, based on a concept from Beirut, is offering Arabian mezze and mains, plus its signature live entertainment.
PRICE: Dhs190 excluding shisha
INFO: 9pm-2am, The Palm Jumeirah, Dubai, 04 447 6646, 056 270 8670, bookdubai@themusichall.com, themusichall.com

ATRIUM
GRAND MILLENNIUM DUBAI
Arabian delicacies on offer at Atrium Restaurant include a variety of soups, salads and hot dishes, plus mezze such as kebbeh, sambousek and fatayer. More substantial regional offerings include charcoal-grilled meat selections, among them shish taouk, shawarma, kofta, mixed-grilled meat and roast lamb, and guests can round off their meals with Arabian sweets and coffee, plus a choice between laban and fresh fruit juice – very refreshing!
PRICE: Dhs140 with soft drinks, parties of 10 people can dine for the price of nine
INFO: Sunset-9.30pm, off Sheikh Zayed Rd, TECOM, 04 429 9999, grandmillenniumdubai.com

DELPHINE
THE H DUBAI

With a different Middle Eastern flavour explored every day of the week, Delphine caters to every taste and is sure to satisfy the heartiest appetite.
PRICE: Dhs160
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 04 501 8623, www.delphinedubai.com

THE MARKET PLACE
JW MARRIOTT DUBAI, DEIRA
Featuring live cooking stations, authentic Arabian dishes and traditional Ramadan drinks, enjoy iftar under the stars.
PRICE: Dhs165
INFO: From sunset, 04 607 7977, www.jwmarriottdubai.com

MÖVENPICK HOTEL IBN BATTUTA GATE
JEBEL ALI, DUBAI

Enjoy a sumptuous buffet inspired by Ibn Battuta’s extensive travels through Italy, Morocco, India and Asia under 88 stunning Arabian lanterns.
PRICE: Dhs170
INFO: From sunset, 800 4934, www.moevenpick-hotels.com

 

 

LES CUISINES
SOFITEL DUBAI DOWNTOWN

Share a scrumptious iftar buffet with your loved ones and indulge in the authentic taste of the region with a mix of seafood, Arabian mezze and a live ouzi station.
PRICE: Dhs185
INFO: From sunset, 04 439 3434, www.sofitel.com 

TALK
MÖVENPICK HOTEL JUMEIRAH BEACH

Talk Restaurant on the second floor offers an oud player and unlimited shisha flavours served on the outdoor terrace.
PRICE: Dhs108
INFO: From sunset, 04 449 8888, www.moevenpick-hotels.com

HORIZON
AMWAJ ROTANA, JUMEIRAH BEACH RESIDENCE, DUBAI
Its name translating as ‘waves’, Amwaj is designed with accents of the sea to symbolise the name of the hotel. It offers time-honoured favourites such as ouzi, Arabian grills and biryani.
PRICE: Dhs165
INFO: From sunset, 04 428 2000, www.rotana.com

 

 

BALLARO
CONRAD DUBAI
The Italian eatery goes native as guests can choose from six menu options, including Arabic dishes such as sambousek, daod basha and dajaj bil batata.
PRICE: Dhs165
INFO: From sunset, 04 444 7111, www.conraddubai.com 

CLÉ DUBAI
AL FATTAN CURRENCY HOUSE, DIFC

Guests can enjoy a three-course menu that offers a range of Middle Eastern specialities, including salmon and prawn tagine, ma’hanie sausage with harissa potatoes and traditional katayef.
PRICE: Dhs180
INFO: From sunset, 04 352 5150, reservations@cle-dubai.com, www.cle-dubai.com

THE OBSERVATORY
DUBAI MARRIOTT HARBOUR HOTEL & SUITES

Stimulate all your senses with panoramic views of Dubai Marina and The Palm, Jumeirah, while indulging in a satisfying three-course set menu with traditional drinks.
PRICE: Dhs149
INFO: From sunset, 04 319 4795, www.observatory.dubaimarriottharbour hotel.com

THE COURTYARD
MANZIL DOWNTOWN DUBAI
Within its enchanting Arabian-inspired garden, The Courtyard presents guests with a delectable menu for iftar that promises to restore fasters with a hearty appetite as the sun departs.
PRICE: Dhs170
INFO: From sunset, 04 428 5888, dine@vida-hotels.com, www.vida-hotels.com/en/manzil

BOULEVARD KITCHEN
MANZIL DOWNTOWN DUBAI
Set over two floors, this modern Arabian venue hosts a lavish iftar buffet featuring a selection of hot and cold mezze, live cooking stations and a tempting array of traditional desserts.
PRICE: Dhs170
INFO: From sunset, 04 888 3444, dine@vida-hotels.com, www.vida-hotels.com/en/manzil

INGREDIENTS
ANANTARA EASTERN MANGROVES, ABU DHABI

The iftar buffet features a wide selection of authentic Emirati, Arabian and international cuisine across five show kitchens.
PRICE: Dhs185
INFO: Sunset-10.30pm, Salam St, Abu Dhabi, 02 656 1000, www.abu-dhabi.anantara.com

LEOPOLD’S OF LONDON
VARIOUS LOCATIONS

This Ramadan, the acclaimed brasserie and café showcases its scrumptious selection of dishes with a specially crafted menu inspired by seasonal produce.
PRICE: Dhs125
INFO: From sunset, Boutik Mall, Al Reem Island; The Galleria, Al Maryah Island; and Nation Towers, Corniche, all 600 560 602; The Beach, JBR, 04 430 6841; www.leopoldsoflondon.com

MIKADO CAFÉ
AL HANA TOWER, KHALIDIYA

Guests can indulge in a Japanese set menu that includes carefully crafted sushi, hot dishes and a range of traditional desserts. Those looking to enjoy this meal in relative seclusion can also book the private dining area.
PRICE: Dhs195
INFO: From sunset, 02 667 7557, www.mikadocafe.com

ROSEWATER
JUMEIRAH AT ETIHAD TOWERS, ABU DHABI

Rosewater offers guests sumptuous grills, freshly prepared oceanic fare and refreshing Ramadan drinks, perfect for the family. For each iftar attendee, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers will donate Dhs2 to Emirates Red Crescent.
PRICE: Dhs185
INFO: From sunset, 02 811 5666, jadrestaurants@jumeirah.com, www.jumeirah.com

LAYALI AL BARAKA
JUMEIRAH AT ETIHAD TOWERS, ABU DHABI

Relish in the soothing sounds of a traditional oud player while dining on an exquisite buffet of regional delights. For each iftar attendee, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers will be donating Dhs2 to the Emirates Red Crescent.
PRICE: Dhs185
INFO: From sunset, 02 811 5666, jadrestaurants@jumeirah.com, www.jumeirah.com

THE MEZZOON BALLROOM
JUMEIRAH AT ETIHAD TOWERS, ABU DHABI

Capable of seating up to 1,000 guests, the Mezzoon Ballroom captures the spirit of togetherness in a warm setting. For each iftar attendee, Jumeirah at Etihad Towers will donate Dhs2 to Emirates Red Crescent.
PRICE: Dhs185
INFO: From sunset, 02 811 5666, jadrestaurants@jumeirah.com, www.jumeirah.com

HAWKSBILL RESTAURANT
SAADIYAT BEACH GOLF CLUB

Enjoy the iftar buffet from Wednesday through to Friday with the family.
PRICE: Dhs125
INFO: From sunset, 02 499 8107, www.sbgolfclub.ae

 

 

LA PORTE DES INDES
THE ADDRESS DUBAI MALL

The high ceilings, sophisticated décor and serene interiors embrace the brand’s roots and culinary history of Pondicherry, a former French colony tucked away in southern India.
PRICE: Dhs125-195
INFO: From sunset, 04 438 8610, reservations@laportedesindes.ae, www.laportedesindes.ae

AZUR
RAFFLES DUBAI

With a collaboration supporting Mawaheb Art Studio, a facility for adults with special needs, Raffles Dubai encourages individuals to support this local non-profit organisation.
PRICE: Dhs185
INFO: From sunset, 04 423 8888, dining.dubai@raffles.com, www.raffles.com/dubai

LE MÉRIDIEN AL AQAH BEACH RESORT 
FUJAIRAH

Experience inviting hospitality and unwind under the stars while enjoying traditional Arabian delicacies.
PRICE: Dhs111
INFO: From sunset, 09 244 9000, reservation@lemeridien.com, www.lemeridien-alaqah.com

MEDLEY RESTAURANT
PULLMAN DUBAI DEIRA CITY CENTRE

Guests can fall in love with a vast selection of pan-Arabian delights with a Moroccan twist. 
PRICE: Dhs115-135 per person, depending on size of party.
INFO: Sunset-11pm, 04 603 8201, h2022-sb@accor.com, pullman-dubai-deiracitycentre.com

RADISSON BLU HOTEL, DUBAI DEIRA CREEK
DEIRA, DUBAI 

Take a trip around the world and enjoy an array of international and traditional dishes from China, Japan, England, Italy and many more. For every four guests who join, just three are required to pay.
PRICE: Dhs149
INFO: From sunset, 04 205 7031, www.radissonblu.com

SKY BUBBLE
THE MEYDAN HOTEL
Enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Dubai’s skyline while tucking into a selection of traditional Middle Eastern delicacies.
PRICE: Dhs170
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 04 381 3111, www.meydanhotels.com/meydan

AOC FRENCH BRASSERIE
SOFITEL DUBAI JUMEIRAH BEACH

The appetising buffet includes the classic cold and hot mezze, harira and lentil soup, slow-roasted lamb ouzi and many more traditional dishes.
PRICE: Dhs140
INFO: Sunset-11pm, 04 448 4733, www.sofitel-dubai-jumeirahbeach.com

BUTCHA STEAKHOUSE AND GRILL
THE BEACH, JBR

With its delicious four-course menu, Butcha is offering a selection of some of the chef’s favourite dishes and, of course, succulent meaty treats.
PRICE: Dhs160
INFO: Sunset-3am, 04 533 0684, www.butcha.com

THE TERRACE ON THE CORNICHE
ST REGIS HOTEL,ABU DHABI

The Terrace at the St Regis Abu Dhabi invites guests to sample flavours from Turkey, Iran, Armenia, Syria, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt and Morocco.
PRICE: Dhs150
INFO: Sunset-11pm, 02 694 4553, restaurants.abudhabi@stregis.com, www.theterraceonthecorniche.com/terraceiftar

LIWAN RESTAURANT
AL GHURAIR RAYHAAN BY ROTANA, DUBAI
With entertainment, board games and roaming food stations, this is the spot for a relaxing and upbeat evening.
PRICE: Dhs149-Dhs190
INFO: Sunset onwards, 04 293 3333, www.rotana.com

 

 

BUKHARA
KEMPINSKI HOTEL, AJMAN

This generous buffet’s highlight is the traditional Indian and Pakistani dish of haleem, which consists of shredded lamb, wheat and lentils, for a hearty and filling main course, redolent with spice and flavour.
PRICE: Dhs150
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 06 714 5555, www.kempinski.com/en/ajman

SHAYAN RESTAURANT 
AL GHURAIR RAYHAAN BY ROTANA, DUBAI
Enjoy live cooking and drink-making stations, and take part in a daily raffle with prizes that include weekend stays andNmeal vouchers.
PRICE: Dhs198
INFO: From sunset, 04 293 3333, www.rotana.com

DUSIT THANI DUBAI
DIFC
Dusit Thani Dubai offers Arabian, Italian and other international delights, in addition to its signature Thai cuisine.
PRICE: Dhs145
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 04 425 9999, www.dusit.com

ASATEER
ATLANTIS, THE PALM JUMEIRAH
The glamorous beach tent boasting amazing views of the Arabian Gulf celebrates the Holy Month in all its glory, revisiting its elegant Arabian Nights setting. Complete with traditional food, activities and entertainment – including oud players, card games, chess and backgammon – this is a spectacular venue for family fun.
PRICE: Dhs195, suhour à la carte, minimum spend Dhs150, excluding shisha
INFO: Iftar sunset-8.30pm daily, suhour 9.30pm-2.30am daily, 04 426 2000, www.atlantisthepalm.com 

PEPPER
NOVOTEL ABU DHABI AL BUSTAN
Enjoy a selection of authentic Arabian cuisine in addition to dishes from across the Middle East as well as from South Asia and the Med.
PRICE: From Dhs130
INFO: Sunset-10.30pm, 02 501 6444, www.novotel.com

REEM AL BAWADI 
DUBAI, AL AIN 

Enjoy feel-good dining with a charitable twist, with diners encouraged to donate just Dhs20 on top of their final bill after indulging in the vast buffet of authentic delicacies, for the restaurant’s ‘Give a Little’ campaign, which enables Reem to deliver iftar meals daily to labourers throughout the UAE. 
PRICE: Dhs130
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, various locations in the UAE, including Dubai Marina, 04 452 2525, www.reemalbawadi.com

AFYÄ
TRADERS HOTEL, ABU DHABI 

If you’re on a detox this Holy Month, Afyä has introduced a healthier way to break your fast with its innovative and virtuous organic iftar. 
PRICE: From Dhs140
INFO: 8pm-12midnight, 02 510 8888, afya.thad@tradershotels.com, www.shangri-la.com/abudhabi/traders

THE BALLROOM
INTERCONTINENTAL DUBAI FESTIVAL CITY

Perfect for iftar bookings of 50 to 800 guests, the stunning ballroom and function room are available to host your special gatherings.
PRICE: Dhs160-195
INFO: From sunset, 800 4642, www.diningdfc.com

ARABESQUE TENT
SHANGRI-LA QARYAT AL BERI, ABU DHABI 

This Holy Month, gaze across the water and enjoy spectacular views of the illuminated Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque after sundown while sampling the delights of the Shangri-La’s traditional six-hour suhour experience.
PRICE: From Dhs199
INFO: 8pm-2am, 02 509 8888, www.shangri-la.com/abudhabi 

TOM & SERG
AL-JOUD CENTRE, AL QUOZ

Fancy a traditional full roast with all the trimmings? This Ramadan, whether you’re in the mood for beef, chicken, lamb or even a veggie version, this popular neighbourhood eatery has got you covered. There are some brilliant desserts like apple pie, and bread-and-butter pud on offer too!
PRICE: Dhs100
INFO: Sunset-late, 056 474 6812,  www.ruletheroastdubai.com

LAYALI EL HILMIYA
LE ROYAL MÉRIDIEN ABU DHABI

Fateer and traditional saj are just some of the many delicacies on offer which will be prepared directly in front of the guests.
PRICE: Dhs149
INFO: From sunset, 800 101 101, restaurants.irmad@lemeridien.com, www.leroyalmeridienabudhabi.com

ALMAZ BY MOMO
VARIOUS LOCATIONS

Indulge in the taste of Maghrebin cuisine amid a North African ambience unlike that of anywhere else in the UAE. 
PRICE: Dhs175
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, Abu Dhabi, 02 676 7702, Dubai 04 551 6247, www.momoresto.comALMAZ BY MOMO

LUIGI’S AND MOROCCAN RESTAURANTS
FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON

Located centrally on Sheikh Zayed Road, this easy-to-get-to iftar buffet offers a vast range of Middle Eastern specialities including Chicken Mograbia and a delightful array of traditional Arabic sweets and desserts.
PRICE: Dhs130, kids under 12 dine free
INFO: Sunset-9pm, 04 316 9847/9726, madeeha.sheikh@fourpoints.com

WALDORF ASTORIA
DUBAI PALM JUMEIRAH

This family-friendly experience includes live cooking stations, international delicacies and flavourful Middle Eastern dishes, including hot and cold mezze, fresh juices, soups, mixed grills and Arabian sweets – all served in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
PRICE: Dhs190
INFO: Sunset-8.30pm, 04 818 2222, dubai@waldorfastoria.com, waldorfastoria3.hilton.com