Ramadan 2018: Your Guide To Dubai's Iftars

Where to break your fast around town this year
ByTeam Ahlan!Monday , 14 May 2018
Ramadan 2018: Your Guide To Dubai's Iftars
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Check out Ahlan!'s round-up to Dubai's 2018 iftars, broken-down by the part of town...

AL QUOZ & AL BARSHA

365 Restaurant Traditional
Moroccan buffet featuring authentic delicacies and beverages, prepared by the restaurant’s Moroccan chef.
INFO: Dhs125 (adults), half price for kids aged six-12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-11pm. Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, Al Barsha (04 304 9000).

Olea
Head to this buffet featuring traditional mezze grills and international cuisine for iftar. Expect Arabic coffee, fresh dates and beautiful sunsets with friends and family at the table!
INFO: Dhs210 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Kempinski Mall of The Emirates, Al Barsha (04 409 5111).

Ramadan Nights by Dish
This pop-up restaurant Ramadan Nights by Dish is offering a brand-new menu this year in its candle-lit venue. Diners can begin with a selection of starters including roasted garlic hummus and grilled flatbread, and enjoy main dishes including slow-braised lamb shoulder with Middle Eastern spices or chicken kofta.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Warehouse Four, Al Quoz (056 128 3247).

Tom&Serg
Rule the Roast is back, to enjoy a special roast dinner every night for iftar. Choose from roast lamb to black Angus rib-eye, chicken or smoked vegetable and goat’s cheese cannelloni. Plus you’ll get a Rise & Dawn pastry included.
INFO: Dhs120 per person. Daily from sunset. Al Quoz (056 474 6812).

ARABIAN RANCHES & MOTOR CITY
261 Restaurant
Enjoy a Ramadan buffet in the glorious green surroundings of The Els Club. There’s even a complimentary kids’ zone.
INFO: Dhs125 per person, Dhs75 (kids aged five-11). Daily, 7.30pm-10pm. The Els Club, Dubai Sports City (04 425 1000).

Dubai Autodrome
Take an Audi TT or S3 to its limits on the track followed by iftar cuisine at Dubai Autrodrone. Booking essential.
INFO: From Dhs605. Daily, 6.30pm-9.30pm. Motor City (800 AUTODROME).

Platinum Heritage
Make time for an iftar experience in an authentic Bedouin camp in the desert including a lavish spread of Arabic dishes, falconry, astronomy, camel
rides and more.
INFO: Dhs350 per person, free complimentary transfer from Dubai for groups of tenor more. Daily, 6pm-10.30pm. Control Tower, Motor City (04 440 9827).

Ranches Restaurant
Offering views of the lake and green fairways, Ranches Restaurant serves a family-friendly iftar.
INFO: Dhs159 per person, Dhs85 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily, 6.30pm-8.30pm. Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Arabian Ranches (04 366 4725).

Café Bateel
A lavish iftar sharing menu, which includes dates, welcome drinks, soups, salads, mains and desserts.
INFO: Dhs240 (two people). Daily from sunset-9pm. Various locations including Arabian Ranches (04 452 6994).

BUR DUBAI

Azur
Indulge in a traditional iftar feast at Azur at Raffles Dunai, offering authentic Arabic dishes and international specialities, too.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, Dhs98 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 324 8888).

Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel
Enjoy an iftar buffet featuring Arabic favourites, international dishes and live cooking stations at this hotel in Bur Dubai. There’s also top views of the Dubai skyline to admire while you dine.
INFO: Dhs139 per person, Dhs99 (per person for group bookings of 30 people and above). Daily from sunset-11pm. Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel, Bur Dubai (04 377 1111).

Promenade
Indulge in a variety of traditional dishes from the buffet – a selection of juices, salad, mezze, soups, breads, main courses and authentic desserts.
INFO: Dhs69 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Four Points by Sheraton Bur Dubai, Bur Dubai (04 397444).

Tirquaz
Celebrate with family, friends, and colleagues at Tirquaz Bistro’s iftar buffet, which includes shisha in some packages.
INFO: Dhs69 (buffet), Dhs99 (with shisha). Daily from sunset. Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (04 501 2528).

DEIRA

Al Mansour Dhow Cruise
Enjoy iftar onboard a traditional dhow. Enjoy traditional hot and cold mezze, Indian, Arabic and international dishes while sailing peacefully along.
INFO: Dhs149 (adults), Dhs75 (kids aged four-12), free (kids under four). Boarding time: 6.30pm, sailing: 7pm-8.30pm. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek, Deira (04 205 7033).

Café Arabesque
Dine alongside family and friends while enjoying Levantine dishes at this Park Hyatt venue.
INFO: Dhs220 per person. Daily from sunset. Park Hyatt Dubai, Deira (04 602 1814).

Glasshouse Brasserie
Enjoy a combination of Mediterranean dishes and Arabic specialities.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. Hilton Dubai Creek, Deira (04 212 7550).

Liwan Restaurant
Liwan offers up a delightful iftar buffet selection and live Oriental music.
INFO: Dhs139 per person, free (kids under six). Daily, sunset-9pm. Swissotel Al Ghurair, Deira (04 293 3000).

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Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
There’s a buffet featuring Emirati cuisine including traditional ouzi, both hot and cold mezze on offer, as well as dishes at Aseelah, Shabestan, Minato and Fish Market.
INFO: Dhs169 (adults), Dhs80 (kids aged four-12), free (kids under four). Daily from sunset-10pm. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek (04 205 7033).

Shayan Restaurant
Enjoy a Lebanese-style buffet at this chilled Deira spot.
INFO: Dhs149 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily, sunset-9pm. Swissotel Al Ghurair, Deira (04 293 3000).

The Market Place and Town Square
Celebrate the breaking of your fast with an iftar buffet designed to bring families, friends and colleagues together this Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs115 per person, Dhs50 (kids aged five-12), free (kids under five). Daily from sunset-9pm. JW Marriott Hotel Dubai, Deira (04 607 7977).

DIFC & Sheikh Zayed Road

Al Dana Restaurant and Jumeirah Ballroom
There’s a range of options to break fast at this Sheikh Zayed Road location, plus deals for the kids.
INFO: Dhs165 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 276963).

Al Nafoorah
A buffet featuring a variety of mezze, salads, main courses, desserts and traditional Arabic beverages.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, Dhs95 for kids aged six-12, free for kids under six. Daily, sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 319 8760).

Andalusia Restaurant
Serving up an enticing array of Spain’s southern coast favourites with a delicious mix of traditional mezzes, along with special themed nights.
INFO: From Dhs60. Daily from sunset-9pm. Al Manara, Opposite Times Square Sheikh Zayed Road (056 509 0189).

Ballarò
Traditional iftar with Arabic dishes and sweets all served with market fresh flavour alongside traditional live music.
INFO: Dhs175 (adults), Dhs88 (kids under 12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road
(04 444 7444).

Burger & Lobster
This US-style restaurant is serving up both individual and family-style set menus, starring burgers and lobster.
INFO: Dhs149 (individual set menu), Dhs995 (family set menu for four to six people). Daily from sunset-9pm. Burj Daman Building, DIFC (04 514 8838).

Bystro
This family-friendly restaurant and coffee shop will be serving guests from sunset until late.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Daily from sunset-late. Al Manara, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 336 8065).

Capital Club Dubai
A traditional iftar for groups, offering of hot and cold mezze, classic dishes such as mixed grill as well as an Indian menu.
INFO: Dhs160 per person (50 people and above), Dhs170 (30-49 people), Dhs180 (20-30 people). Daily from sunset. Building 3,
Gate Village, DIFC (04 364 0111).

Cascades
The only indoor Ramadan tent on Sheikh Zayed Road features a daily rotating selection of 26 salads, 17 main courses and an art exhibition surrounded by water.
INFO: Dhs180 per person, Dhs90 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).

Dunes Café
An array of Middle Eastern specialities, as well as a large variety of Arabic sweets and desserts. 
INFO: Dhs180 per person. Daily, sunset-8.30pm. Shangri-La Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

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Dusit Thani Hotel Dubai
Enjoy traditional Arabic and Thai cuisine, alongside natural coconut water.
INFO: Dhs159 per person, Dhs139 (for group bookings for 20 people and above). Daily from sunset. Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4515).

Dusty’s
Dusty’s will be offering a three-course set menu featuring Middle Eastern classics.
INFO: Dhs150 per person. Sun-Wed sunset-midnight; Thu-Sat sunset-2am. Al Fattan Currency House, DIFC (04
354 5435).

Eat & Meat
Traditional delicacies are paired with modern touches for a lavish buffet spread. Salads, live cooking stations, grilled meats and traditional Emirati dishes are stars of the show.
INFO: Dhs160 per person, Dhs80 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road
(04 501 8623).

Flavours on Two
Traditional iftar buffet offering seasonal favourites from the Middle East, including a selection of starters, mains and desserts.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Dhs70 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Towers Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 8000).

Flow
This iftar honours the culinary traditions of nomadic Arabia. The healthy sharing menu features meats, seafood, salads, mezze and desserts.
INFO: Dhs85 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 319 8767).

Fogo De Chão
This new Brazilian steakhouse offers its churrasco dining experience with Middle Eastern flavours.
INFO: Dhs189 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Central Park Towers, DIFC (04 343 8867).

Gaucho Dubai
Sociable and laid back three-course menu consisting of sharing dishes adding a Taste of Argentina.
INFO: Dhs199 per person (minimum 2 people). Daily from sunset-9pm. DIFC (04 422 7898).

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Godolphin Ballroom
This glamorous, traditional iftar takes place in the Goldolphin Ballroom at Jumeirah Emirates Towers.
INFO: Dhs205 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 432 3232).

Hakkasan
Fancy having some fresh Chinese food at iftar? Hakkasan will mark Ramadan this year with a brand-new menu – with Arabian touches, of course. Starting with traditional Arabic sweets, guests can try an array of the restaurant’s signature dishes with its four-course iftar menu. Expect a massive serving of stir-fried tiger prawns in spicy lemongrass sauce, and wagyu beef ribs with olive and chicken fried rice.
INFO: Dhs228 per person. Daily from sunset-8pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 384 8484).

iKandy Ultralounge
Book a private Ramadan tent with air conditioning, televisions and a menu of delicious bites, traditional beverages. The views of the Burj Khalifa are spectacular!
INFO: Dhs1,500 minimum spend per tent, maximum of 10 people. Daily from sunset-7pm. Shangri-La Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).

Intersect by Lexus
This trendy DIFC restaurant offers an iftar made up of flavourful international cuisine with an Arabic twist and refreshing drinks.
INFO: Dhs250 per person. Gate Village 7, DIFC (04 355 9524).

Jones the Grocer
An interactive gourmet food market featuring a tick-box menu with categories such as cheese, charcuterie and desserts. Ramadan specials are also available.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Daily from sunset-1am. Various locations including Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 335 7769).

MINA Brasserie
MINA Brasserie will serve a delicious four course sharing menu to see in the sunset in a beautiful setting in the heart of DIFC.
INFO: Dhs210 per person. Daily, 6pm-8pm. Four Seasons Hotel, DIFC (04 506 0000).

Mint Leaf of London
A contemporary “British-Indian”-themed seven-course Ramadan set menu. Highlights include yoghurt chaat and keema kaleji shepherd’s pie.
INFO: Dhs180. Daily, noon-1am. DIFC (04 706 0900).

Moka Café
Traditional iftar buffet including hot mezze, ouzi, traditional Ramadan drinks and desserts. Book before Thursday May 10 for
a buy two, get one
free deal.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Dhs99 (per person for bookings of eight people and above). Daily from sunset-10pm. Villa Rotana, Shekih Zayed Road (04 321 6111).

Penrose Lounge
Feast on a selection of delicious savoury and sweet treats with the creative “iftar-noon tea” which will be on offer at Penrose Lounge at Four Seasons Hotel DIFC.
INFO: Dhs179 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. Four Seasons Hotel, DIFC (04 506 0200).

Royal China
A set menu featuring traditional Cantonese starters, sharing mains and dessert, including a welcome Orient-inspired mocktail and date.
INFO: Dhs268 per person. Daily from sunset-closing. Building 4, DIFC (04 354 5543).

Samaya Ballroom
International buffet featuring live stations including Arabian appetisers, main courses and desserts.
INFO: Dhs199 (weekdays), Dhs149 (weekends), half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC (04 372 2323).

The Majlis
Arabic-International buffet, featuring soup, cold mezze, hot mezze, mains, desserts, and refreshing beverages.
INFO: Dhs160 per person, Dhs85 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Za’abeel Hall 6, Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 308 6322).

Downtown Dubai, Business Bay & Al Habtoor City

3in1
Experience Ramadan in Vida Downtown’s urban chic ambience and enjoy some of your Arabian culinary favourites.
INFO: Dhs180 per person. Daily from sunset-10pm. Vida Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 428 6888).

Almayass
There’s both a set menu and à la carte offering at Almayass. Includes Levantine favourites such as fattoush, tabbouleh and hummus.
INFO: Dhs185 (set menu), Dhs235 (with shisha), Dhs92 (kids aged six-12). Daily from sunset-9pm. Sofitel Hotel, Downtown Dubai (04 338 7772).

Al Fanous Lounge, Dubai Ballroom
Go all out at a traditional buffet featuring a spread of more than 200 dishes, with international and traditional Arabic flavours.
INFO: Dhs215 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

Al Massa Ballroom
Buffet featuring traditional Ramadan recipes, perfect for your group iftar.
INFO: Dhs130 (including soft drinks). Daily from sunset-9pm. Sofitel Dubai Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 503 6320).

Asado
A special unlimited set menu along with front row seats for The Dubai Fountain and Burj Khalifa.
INFO: Dhs255 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-8pm. Palace Downtown, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai  (04 888 3444).

Astor Ballroom
Buffet-style iftar with traditional dishes served including hot and cold mezze, mutton biryani and a selection of desserts.
INFO: Dhs235 (per person, up to ten people), Dhs215 (per person, 11-50 people). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. The St. Regis Dubai, Al Habtoor City (04435 5555).

At.mosphere
Located on Level 122 of the Burj Khalifa and standing 442 metres above the city, enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Downtown Dubai at this iftar.
INFO: From Dhs475 per person. Daily, 6pm-10.30pm. Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3828).

Bayside Restaurant & Terrace
A lavish selection of Arabic favourites and international delicacies.
INFO: Dhs195 iftar buffet per person, Dhs165 private group iftar (minimum of ten people). Daily from sunset-10.30pm. Steigenberger Hotel Business Bay, Business Bay (04 369 0000).

BHAR
This iftar includes a mezze selection, soup station, starter, main course and dessert.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Business Bay (04 512 5511).

Bombay Brasserie
A traditional set menu showcasing the flavours of a traditional Indian Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs195. Daily from sunset-9pm. Taj Dubai, Business Bay (04 438 3220).

Boulevard Ballroom
Boulevard Ballroom will offer an iftar menu served traditionally at a communal table.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Address Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 561 8888).

Clinton St. Baking Company
Enjoy a set menu of soup, starters, main course including chicken and waffles as well as dessert at this US restaurant. The à la carte menu is also available.
INFO: Dhs152.50 (including VAT). Daily from sunset-1am. Burj Views, Downtown Dubai (04 428 1331).

Cova Dubai
This iftar menu at the brand-new Italian restaurant at The Dubai Mall is served across five courses.
INFO: Dhs225 per person. Daily from sunset. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, covamilano.com.

Craft Café
Enjoy a selection of Middle Eastern dishes at this spot in d3
INFO: Dhs99 per person. Daily, 2pm-8pm. Building 10, d3 (04 514 9032).

Dubai Opera
A changing menu will be on offer which will rotate each night and is catered by the team at Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera.
INFO: Dhs250 per person, half price (kids aged six-11), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 440 8888).

GIA Ristorante
Visit this new Italian restaurant at The Dubai Mall to try out the special Ramadan set menu. You’ll get a choice of starters, plus a green salad, main course and soft drink for Dhs139.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Daily from sunset. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 234 9986).

Günaydın
Günaydın Dubai sets the scene for a lively iftar with family and friends. Enjoy a set menu with traditional Turkish favourites.
INFO: Dhs230 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Souk Al Bahar, Downtown Dubai (052 487 0924).

Karam Beirut
Arabian favourites including lentil soup, hummus, fattoush, tabbouleh and an assortment of sambousek will start you off at this iftar, before a mixed grill for main course.
INFO: Dhs145 per person. Daily from sunset. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04  339 9789).

Katana Robata and Sushi Bar
Enjoy a Japanese iftar beneath stunning views of the city skyline amidst a hip and stylish vibe.
INFO: Dhs175 per person, Dhs95 (kids aged six-12). Daily, 7pm-10.30pm. Address Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 277 8808).

Kitchen6
Six live cooking stations including Japanese, Indian, and international cuisines will be served at this buffet iftar.
INFO: Dhs225 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay (04 414 3000).

La Serre Bistro & Boulangerie
Sharing platters are served family-style with an assortment of specially curated dishes, in the charm of a Parisian street café.
INFO: Dhs295 per person. Daily 7pm-10.30pm. Vida Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 428 6969).

Les Cuisines restaurant
Buffet featuring traditional Ramadan recipes along with delicacies from around the world for a family-friendly iftar.
INFO: Dhs149 (including soft drinks). Daily from sunset-10.30pm. Sofitel Dubai Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 503 6111).

My Square
This promises a “rich journey of flavours” from dates to freshly made Ramadan juices.
INFO: Dhs139 (adults), Dhs70 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-10.30pm. DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai - Business Bay, Business Bay (04 551 1544).

Pergolas
A huge spread of Arabic delicacies with live cooking stations and live Arabic tunes played by oud players.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. RODA AL Murooj Hotel, Downtown Dubai
(04 321 1111).

The Courtyard
Offering a family sharing menu with live stations, traditional Arabian culinary delights and a relaxed ambience. There’s a special early bird discount if you book before May 10.
INFO: From Dhs175. Daily from sunset-9pm. Manzil Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).

Toko
Izakaya style dining offering a modern yet authentic interpretation of Japanese cuisine.
INFO: Dhs145 per person. Daily, 7pm-10pm. Vida Downtown, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 442 8383).

Via Veneto
Dates and Sardinian flat bread, followed by a two-, three- or four-course menu with signature dishes to include risotto and agnolotti al brasato.
INFO: Dhs99 (two courses), Dhs129 (three courses), Dhs149 (four courses). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Manzil Downtown Dubai, Downtown Dubai (04 242 7882).

Dubai Marina & JBR

Accents Restaurant & Terrace
Head to this Dubai Marina restaurant for a buffet iftar and live oud music.
INFO: Dhs165 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. InterContinental Dubai Marina, Dubai Marina (04 446 6669).

Abd el Wahab
There’s a set menu featuring hot and cold mezze. For main course, there is a choice of a daily dish or a mixed grill. Enjoy the views from this Pier 7 location, too.
INFO: Dhs150 per person. Daily from sunset. Pier 7, Dubai Marina (04 4325772).

Alloro
Alloro Ristorante will be serving up an Arabic buffet with an Italian flavour throughout Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs119 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Wyndham Dubai Marina Hotel, Dubai Marina (04 407 8872).

Al Maeda
Try a buffet featuring traditional mezze and grills, shisha, Ramadan juices, Arabic coffee with dates and live oud music.
INFO: Dhs139 per person (first week of Ramadan), Dhs119 (thereafter). Daily, 7pm-10pm. Double Tree by Hilton Dubai – Jumeirah Beach, opposite JBR (055 166 8092).

Amaseena Majlis - Lou’ Lou’A Ballroom
A lavish spread across nine food stations highlighting the best of Middle Eastern cuisine.
INFO: Dhs225 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily, 7pm-8.30pm. The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai, The Walk, JBR (04 318 6150).

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Awani
A Levant-inspired iftar showcasing a rotating three-course set menu.
INFO: Dhs130. Daily from sunset-9pm. The Beach, JBR (04 424 8082).

BiCE Ristorante
A fusion of Italian dishes and traditional flavours, comprising
a classic three-course sharing menu.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8pm. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, The Walk, JBR (04 318 2520).

Bombay Bungalow
Enjoy the stunning sunset with sea views and a curated menu with an Indian twist at this cool location at The Beach.
INFO: Dhs110 per person. Daily from sunset-10pm. The Beach, opposite JBR (800 692 8779).

Brasserie 2.0
This all-day dining restaurant offers up a huge selection of dishes including live cooking stations serving traditional Arabic cuisine as well as international fare.
INFO: Dhs220 per person, half price (kids aged five-12), free (kids under five). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Le Royal Méridien Beach Resort & Spa, Dubai Marina (04 316 5550).

Butcha Steakhouse & Grill
Turkish-inspired, semi-buffet style menu offering a feast of meat and a vast selection of starters, mezze and desserts.
INFO: Dhs196 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. The Beach, opposite JBR (04 553 0684).

Café Society
Iftar buffet with International cuisines at this Marina spot.
INFO: Dhs120 per person, Dhs80 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Tamani Marina Hotel and Hotel Apartment, Dubai Marina (04 318 3755).

Constellation Ballroom
This huge, traditional grand iftar buffet features an extensive selection of Arabic and international favourites.
INFO: Dhs220 per person, Dhs110 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Address Dubai Marina, Dubai Marina (04 436 7777).

Eggspectation
À la carte iftar offer with a variety of egg-based dishes, as well as burgers, pastas and much more.
INFO: Prices vary. From sunset. Various locations including The Beach, opposite JBR (04 430 7252).

Horizon All-Day Dining
Dates, fruit and juices with mezze and salads, as well as an iftar buffet featuring Arabic and Emirati dishes along with traditional sweets and Arabic coffee.
INFO: Dhs169 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Amwaj Rotana Hotel, The Walk, JBR (04 428 2000).

La Terrasse Restaurant
Diners are offered an opportunity to win prizes at this iftar.
INFO: Dhs110 per person. Daily, 7pm-11pm. Gloria Hotel, Dubai Internet City (04 381 8114).

Poco Loco
Budget-friendly à la carte iftar with more than 60 sophisticated main course selections and beverages from Latin America.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Daily from sunset-10pm. The Beach, JBR (04 456 2081).

Pure Sky Lounge and Dining
Enjoy a sharing menu for two for Dhs180. Dishes include a selection of pan-Asian cuisine.
INFO: Dhs180 (for two). Daily from sunset. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, The Walk, JBR (04 4374 788).

Ruya
There’s a four-course menu at this cool Marina restaurant from chef Colin Clague. Main courses can be chosen while a weekly soup and selection of starters and desserts will be served to the table.
INFO: Dhs229 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 399 9123).

Seven Sands
This authentic Emirati restaurant invites you to break the fast with traditional flavours and local cuisine with views of the Arabian Gulf.
INFO: Dhs155 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. The Beach, opposite JBR (04 551 6652).

Sloane’s
A variety of different dishes including traditional Arabic cuisine, as well as tasty roasted meats, salads and sushi.
INFO: Ds260 per person, Dhs130 (kids aged four-12).  Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Grosvenor House Dubai, Dubai Marina (04 317 6000).

Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach
Enjoy an iftar buffet specialising in Arabic, Moroccan and Turkish cuisines as well as dishes from across the globe.
INFO: Dhs150 per person, half price (kids aged seven-12), free (kids under seven). Daily from sunset-10pm. The Walk, JBR (04 448 4848).

The Talk
Buffet iftar featuring traditional live cooking stations, a shawarma station, a saj station, and traditional ouzi with a live oud entertainment.
INFO: Dhs145 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-10.30pm. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach, JBR (04 449 8834).

Trader Vic’s
Three-course iftar menu with a selection of dishes including island tidbits and red Thai vegetables. Menu changes every three days.
INFO: Dhs195. Daily from sunset-8pm. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, JBR (04 318 2530).

Garhoud & Dubai Festival City

Anise
Enjoy an international and Arabic buffet with eight live cooking stations at this Festival City spot.
INFO: Dhs215 per person. Daily from sunset-10pm. InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).

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Day and Night Ballroom
The ballroom at the Jumeirah Creekside Hotel has been transformed into a contemporary Arabian retreat for Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs150 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Garhoud (04 230 8510).

Mahec by Satish Arora
Iftar buffet with Indian food promising a “lavish spread” prepared by chefs.
INFO: Dhs129 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Center, Garhoud (04 702 2615).

Yalumba
Live cooking stations including mixed grills, ouzi, pide as well as cold mezze platters and shawarma.
INFO: Dhs169 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Le Meridien Dubai Hotel & Conference Center, Garhoud (04 217 0000).

JLT & Barsha Heights

Baharat Restaurant
Traditional iftar buffet including Arabic dishes and Ramadan sweets and juices.
INFO: Dhs79 (adults), half price for kids six-12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-10pm. Hotel Ibis Dubai Al Barsha, Barsha (04 399 6699).

Channels
Visit Channels, which is offering an iftar with traditional Ramadan beverages and dishes from all over the world.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, Dhs99 (kids aged five-11), free (kids under five). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Media Rotana, Barsha Heights (04 435 0201).

Couqley
Choose one starter, one main and a dessert at this French restaurant in JLT. The iftar includes water and dates, too.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Daily from sunset. Cluster A, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (04 514 9339).

Day & Night Restaurant
This iftar buffet offers traditional dishes such as lamb ouzi, manakeesh, lamb chops with vine
leaves, falafel and tasty chicken shawarma, as well as international dishes.
INFO: Dhs120 per person, Dhs60 (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-10pm. Mercure Dubai Barsha Heights Hotel Suites & Apartments (04 381 8888).

Local
During Ramadan, guests are invited to break their fast at LOCAL with a traditional Turkish dining experience.
INFO: From Dhs99 per person (minimum of eight people), half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. TRYP by Wyndham Dubai, Barsha Heights (04 247 6630).

Nay
Enjoy a buffet with a different international-themed menu every night, plus music from a live oud player.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Daily from sunset-9.30pm. Somewhere Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 561 0600).

Nosh Restaurant
Experience the breaking of fast with a traditional iftar buffet at this JLT location.
INFO: Dhs139 per person. Daily from sunset-10.30pm. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Jumeirah Lakes Towers (04 438 0000).

Ostro
There’s a healthy buffet in store at this Barsha Heights restaurant.
INFO: Dhs139 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (up to two kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. dusitD2 Kenz Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 567 2246).

Jumeirah & City Walk

Bianca
Enjoy all you can eat pasta with free soft drink at Bianca Box Park.
INFO: Dhs95. Daily from sunset-late. Box Park, Jumeirah (04 345 5300).

Big Smoke Burger
Iftar set menu offer.
INFO: Dhs65 per person. Daily from sunset until late. Various locations including La Mer, Jumeirah (04 343 6533).

Blue Orange, Hunters and Spice Emporium
Iftar buffet spread across three dining venues: Blue Orange, Hunters and Spice Emporium.
INFO: Dhs155 per person, Dhs55 for kids under 12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-8pm. The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort and Marina, Al Sufouh (04 511 7373).

Chival Global Social
Featuring a wealth of traditional Arabian dishes served family style at Chival Global Social every evening throughout Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, Dhs95 for kids up to 12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-9pm. La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk, Al Safa Street (054 309 5948).

Clinton St. Baking Company
Enjoy a set menu of soup, starters, main course including chicken and waffles as well as dessert. The à la carte menu is also available.
INFO: Dhs152.50 (including VAT) per person. Daily from sunset-1am. City Walk, Jumeirah (04 344 0705).

Cocoa Kitchen
Cocoa-inspired set menu features a diverse selection of signature mezze, mains and desserts
for a twist on the classic iftar.
INFO: Dhs129 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. City Walk, Jumeirah (04 343 2506).

COYA Dubai
Head to this popular Latin American restaurant for an iftar menu featuring “true Peruvian cuisine”.
INFO: Dhs289 per person. Daily, 7pm-8pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah (04 316 9600).

Demoiselle by Galvin
Enjoy this five-course set menu, featuring brand-new dishes in a relaxed setting from the Michelin-starred Galvin brothers.
INFO: Dhs135 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 590 5076).

Flooka Dubai
For only Dhs165 per person, guests have the options to order hot and cold mezze and fresh fish.
INFO: Dhs165 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah 1 (04 346 1111).

Galvin Dubai
Savour a five-course iftar at this swanky restaurant from Michelin-starred chefs Chris and Jeff Galvin.
INFO: Dhs199 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. The Square, City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 590 5444).

LIMA Dubai
Try out a special iftar menu at Time Out Dubai’s Best Latin American Restaurant 2018, showcasing a selection of LIMA’s signature dishes.
INFO: Dhs199 per person. Daily, 7pm-9pm. The Square, City Walk, Al Safa Street (056 5004571).

Masti
There’s an iftar menu embracing Eastern flavours with modern twists on Indian-inspired dishes at this new location at La Mer.
INFO: Dhs150 per person. Daily from 7pm. La Mer, Jumeirah 1 (800 62784).

More Café
Three courses including soup pots to share, a selection of salads and a choice of main courses suitable to all dietary preferences.
INFO: Dhs99 per person. Daily from sunset. Various locations including Mercato Mall, Jumeirah 2 (04 227 6135).

Olive Oil Restaurant
Enjoy a buffet with both traditional and International favourites including hot mezze, ouzi, traditional Ramadan juices and much more.
INFO: Dhs99 per person. Daily sunset-11pm. Jumeira Rotana Dubai, 2nd December Street, Satwa (04 345 5888).

Shai Salon
Feast on delicious savoury and sweet treats with this “iftar-noon tea” on offer at Shai Salon.
INFO: Dhs210 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah 2 (04 270 7805).

Sikka Café
Lavish iftar buffet featuring a wide variety of appetising starters, cold and hot mezze, main courses, as well as traditional desserts and beverages. 
INFO: Dhs129 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. City Walk, Al Safa Street (04 385 6524).

Suq Restaurant and Tent
Suq restaurant and tent, which overlooks the lush green gardens at Jumeirah Beach, with bright interiors and live cooking stations.
INFO: Dhs265 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from 7pm-9pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah  (04 270 7777).

The Bvlgari Majlis
A swanky majlis iftar at this upmarket new resort.
INFO: Dhs250 per person, half price (kids aged 12-16), free (kids under 12). Daily from sunset-late. The Bvlgari Resort Dubai, Jumeirah Bay Island, Jumeirah 2 (04 777 5433).

The Chickery
A variety of three different size box sets for iftar: Rotisserie chicken, fries, dipping sauce and a drink.
INFO: Dhs35 (quarter rotisserie chicken box), Dhs55 (half rotisserie chicken box), Dhs90 (whole rotisserie chicken box). Daily from sunset. La Mer, Jumeirah 1 (04 385 5300).

Toro+Ko
The specially curated iftar menu stays true to Toro + KO’s roots with a three-course feast of traditional Spanish fare with fun New York-inspired twists.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily, noon-midnight. The Square, City Walk, Al Safa (04 590 5433).

Palm Jumeirah

A La Turca Restaurant
Enjoy a delicious selection of homemade Turkish recipes and traditional Middle Eastern delicacies during Iftar for Dhs230 per person.
INFO: Dhs230 (adults), Dhs115 (kids under 12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-10pm. Rixos The Palm Dubai, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 5454).

Al Nafoorah
Perfect for intimate gatherings, enjoy authentic hot and cold mezze, tasty mains and a wide selection of Lebanese cuisine.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, half price (kids aged four-12), free (kids under four). Daily from sunset-9pm. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0000).

Asateer Tent
This grand iftar, held in the traditional and famous Asateer tent at Atlantis The Palm offers up a wide range of dishes – including those from Bread Street Kitchen and Ronda Locatelli.
INFO: Dhs220 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 0376).

Bread Street Kitchen and Bar
Gordon Ramsay’s British restaurant is offering up à la carte classics, as well as an ice cream station.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Daily from 6pm-10.30pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Fairuz Tent
The extensive Iftar buffet will provide irresistible traditional delights, indulgent desserts, lavish date displays and Ramadan-inspired beverages. 
INFO: Dhs215 per person, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3440).

Ibn Al Bahr
Authentic Lebanese offerings with hot and cold mezze and freshly caught fish for the iftar mains.
INFO: Dhs125 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah (04 553 9575).

Imperium
Journey back in time to regal surroundings and feast on Arabic delicacies with family and friends.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, half price (kids aged four-12), free (kids under four). Daily from sunset-11pm.  Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0000).

Crescendo
Celebrate the holy month of Ramadan with sumptuous buffet dining at Crescendo, Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort. Savour a special iftar buffet of mouth-watering Arabic and international cuisine and choose to sit in the luxurious, chic indoor dining area, or dine on the spacious outdoor terrace.
INFO: Dhs199 per person. Anantara The Palm, restaurants.dubai@anantara.com (04 567 8304).

Kaleidoscope
Kaleidoscope offers an array of dishes from around the world, along with a special iftar buffet this Ramadan.
INFO: Prices vary. Daily, 6pm-8.30pm (iftar). Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Lalezar
Enjoy an Anatolian feast of traditional dishes.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, half price (kids aged four-12), free (kids under four). Daily from sunset-9pm. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0000).

Manava
The iftar experience will offer an extensive choice of Middle Eastern specialities and Western dishes at the light, bright Manava restaurant at Sofitel The Palm.
INFO: Dhs195 per person, half price kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-11pm. Sofitel The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 455 5656).

Mezzerie
Hot and cold mezze, fresh juices, soups, mixed grills, live cooking stations, white chocolate dates, kunafa and baklavas.
INFO: Dhs205 per person, Dhs102 (kids aged six-12). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Waldorf Astoria Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jumeirah (04 818 2222).

Ronda Locatelli
This traditional Italian restaurant from celebrity chef Giorgio Locatelli is serving an à la carte iftar.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Sat-Tue from 6pm-10.30pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Saffron
There’s a huge amount of dishes on offer at this international buffet.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Daily, 6pm-11pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).

Seafire Steakhouse & Bar
This classy steakhouse is offering an à la carte iftar at Atlantis The Palm.
INFO: Prices à la carte. Tue-Sun from 7pm-11pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah  (04 426 2626).

Sultan’s Lounge
There’s a set menu of dishes at this casual lounge at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray.
INFO: Dhs180 per person. Daily from sunset-3am. Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah (04 453 0000).

The Retreat Palm Dubai
Offers rejuvenating activities together with a nourishing iftar to enrich the experience of Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs165 per person (set menu), Dhs225 (wellness lounge), Dhs130 (set menu for group iftar). Daily, 7.30pm-9pm. East Crescent, Palm Jumeirah (04 524 7777).

Umm Suqeim & Al Sufouh

Al Falak Ballroom
The ballroom, inspired by a Viennese opera house, is transformed into a palatial hall dressed in Arabesque patterns this Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs255 per person. Daily from sunset. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 301 7600).

Al Iwan
Try iftar in the world’s tallest atrium this iftar.
INFO: Dhs295 per person. Daily from sunset-9pm. Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 301 7600).

Arboretum
Arboretum is the perfect place to visit if you’re after some top views.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah (04 432 3232).

Biryani Pot
Break the fast in the comfort of your own home, with an authentic and delicious Ramadan Iftar menu from Biryani Pot.
INFO: Dhs59. Daily from sunset-2am. Jumeirah Beach Road, Umm Suqeim (04 338 277).

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Hanaaya
Meaning “happiness” in Arabic, enjoy this international buffet shared with friends and family.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Khaymat Al Bahar
Enjoy a Lebanese buffet at this Jumeirah Al Qasr location.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Majlis
This special set-up will cater for all tastes this Ramadan.
INFO: Dhs220 per person. Daily from sunset-8.45pm. Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04 432 3232).

Pai Thai
Try a three-course unlimited sharing menu of Thai classics and signature dishes including a traditional Thai green curry and pomelo salad.
INFO: Dhs250 per person. Daily from sunset-11.30pm. Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04
432 3232).

The Palmery
Enjoy a relaxing iftar buffet with international dishes at The Palmery.
INFO: Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Jumeirah Al Naseem, Madinat Jumeirah, Umm Suqeim (04
432 3232).

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