Restaurants and Bars

Brunch is now served on a 220-foot yacht in Dubai

Brunch is now served on a 220-foot yacht in Dubai

31 Jan 2018

The National -- Friday brunches are a regular pastime for many Dubai residents, but there's now an even more opulent option: you can brunch on a 220-foot-long commercial yacht that will sail around Arabian Gulf waters every Friday and Saturday.

The world's largest yacht is reportedly the Azzam (which is 590 feet long), so the Dubai brunch yacht, called the Lotus, is about a third the size of that, making it among the two or three hundred largest yachts in the world.

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A MasterChef restaurant is coming to the UAE

A MasterChef restaurant is coming to the UAE

30 Jan 2018

The National -- Fans of reality cooking shows, take note: a restaurant based on the TV show MasterChef is coming to Dubai.

The restaurant will be laid out kind of like the sets of the TV show, which has many international iterations, and it will be called - rather laconically - MasterChef the TV Experience.

The new restaurant will be found in the Wyndham West Bay Dubai Marina Hotel (which is scheduled to open later in 2018), and diners will be able to choose from a menu that... Read More

Celebrate your Chinese New Year at Hakkasan

Celebrate your Chinese New Year at Hakkasan

29 Jan 2018

In celebration of Chinese New Year 2018, Hakkasan, the brand known for its modern interpretation of authentic Cantonese cuisine, will usher in the Chinese New Year with festive celebrations commemorating 2018 as The Year of the Dog. Upholding the brand’s proud Chinese heritage, Hakkasan will welcome the new lunar year with a limited edition signature menu created by Hakkasan chefs from London, USA, the Middle East and Asia.

This year, Chinese New Year falls on Friday 16th February... Read More

Russian Delicacies take Centre Stage at Rixos Premium Dubai’s ‘Na Zdorovie’ Brunch

Russian Delicacies take Centre Stage at Rixos Premium Dubai’s ‘Na Zdorovie’ Brunch

29 Jan 2018

Good Russian food is hard to find, unless you’re sitting down to dine at Rixos Premium Dubai’s newest Friday brunch, ‘Na Zdorovie’. The team behind the concept are aiming to breathe fresh life into Dubai’s thriving brunch scene with its newest launch, an unprecedented spread that represents the A to Z of Russian cuisine.

Executive Chef Ilker Ciftci will take the lead in the kitchen, wowing brunch-goers with signature Russian favorites, perfect for guests new to the cuisine, and for... Read More

Grand Hyatt celebrates Chinese New Year with exclusive dining offers

Grand Hyatt celebrates Chinese New Year with exclusive dining offers

16 Jan 2018

If you think the New Year's celebrations are done and dusted, sorry but you’re wrong! The Chinese New Year is right around the corner!

Chinese New Year marks the beginning of the new lunar calendar, which is why the dates of the festivities changes from year to year. This year, we'll be waving goodbye to the Year of the Fire Rooster and say hello to the Year of the Earth Dog on February 16th 2018.

In honor of this, Peppercrab will be will be serving  “Yu sheng”; a Chinese salad... Read More

Best Romantic Restaurants in Dubai

Best Romantic Restaurants in Dubai

04 Jan 2018

Treating your eyes with exotic skyline views, and your taste buds with authentic delicacies, the best romantic restaurants in Dubai offer nothing less than perfection. Get in the mood for love at Dubai's most romantic restaurants.

Ossiano, Atlantis, The Palm

Ossiano is a dining experience unlike anything else. Set against the mesmerizing tranquility created by the captivating ocean life of the Ambassador Lagoon – home to 65,000 marine species, Ossiano serves a delectable... Read More

Danat Al Ain Resort welcomes McGettigan’s

Danat Al Ain Resort welcomes McGettigan’s

14 Dec 2017

Danat Al Ain Resort, a five-star idyllic resort, is pleased to announce the opening of the first McGettigan’s in the city.

The award-winning Irish bar and restaurant in the UAE opened its door on 4th December and more than 200 guests including influential guests from the Irish community, regular patrons of the hotel, and representatives from Danat Hotels and Resorts and the team from McGettigans welcomed the arrival of the popular bar in the city of Al Ain.

Mr Ahmed Margoushy,... Read More

Shimmers, On The Beach

Shimmers, On The Beach

10 Dec 2017

Imagine a stretch of Greek paradise along the pristine Jumeirah coast; a place where you can enjoy some of the freshest, airiest dishes while watching the light shimmering off of gentle waves. Everything comes together at Shimmers on the Beach, whether you’re dining or lounging; whether you’re there before, during or after the sun dips behind the azure.

Shimmers sits on one of the best locations in Dubai, right on Madinat Jumeirah’s private beach with spectacular views of Burj Al Arab... Read More

'The Meydan Hotel' celebrates the UAE National Day

'The Meydan Hotel' celebrates the UAE National Day

28 Nov 2017

Dubai, November 2017 – Celebrate the UAE National Day with your beloved ones in style at The Meydan Hotel overlooking the majestic Meydan race course and create some unforgettable moments among friends and family with the one-day only UAE National Day Brunch offering an authentic luxurious Arabic and international buffet, kids’ dedicated activities and live entertainment.

On Saturday, 2 December 2017, ‘Farriers’ family friendly restaurant, especially decorated for this day, offers... Read More

UAE National Day Celebrations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

UAE National Day Celebrations at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa

27 Nov 2017

Dubai, November 2017 – Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa welcomes all Dubai residents and visitors to choose their favorite UAE National Day celebration out of two dazzling experiences. The award-winning Al Forsan restaurant offers a special UAE National Day brunch together with kid’s entertainment and live band, where award-winning Al Hadheerah desert restaurant offers a truly Emirati and Arabic experience marking the hospitality of the authentic Arab culture.

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