Best Iftars in Dubai 2017
Not too sure where to head to try an Iftar or a special menu this season? Signet Ring team did some serious scouting, tasting and picked our favorites from more than 20 tastings we indulged in. Here is our Top 10 Iftar's to try in Dubai
1. Signet Ring seals for our Numero uno spot : Gaucho, DIFC
Price: AED 199 per person
What’s on offer : This one tops our experiences as we were pleased on all levels. An informal and sociable 3 course Iftar menu for you to share with your friends and colleagues in true Argentine style.The menu includes traditional items to break the fast with as well as Gaucho’s favorites such as Ribeye steak, Spatchcock chicken and Gambas skewers. To add a delicious touch to your day, Gaucho has introduced a G-Lounge, offering Argentine delights and breakfast favorites to the menu only available from 9.30am until 5.00pm.
2. Signet Ring Seals for the ultimate Ramadan set menu experience: Mint Leaf of London, Emirates Financial Towers, DIFC
Price: Ramadan Chef’s Special Menu: AED 195+
Iftar: AED 145+
Times: 12pm – late (Iftar available from Sunset – 7.30pm)
What’s on offer : If you enjoy fine ambiance, fine dining and the finest of Indian flavors then this is a must-try. Two specially designed menus are offered; a Chef’s Special seven-course menu available with both a vegetarian and non-vegetarian option, along with an Arabic-inspired Iftar menu.
3. Signet Ring Seals for the largest spread : Constellation Room, Address Dubai Marina
Price: Iftar buffet – AED 220 per person
Time: Sunset to 9 pm, daily
What’s on offer : A stylish and elegant setting of a contemporary Constellation Ballroom, seating up to 420 guests. Traditional in theme and lavish in diversity, a grand Iftar buffet featuring an extensive selection of Arabic and International favorites, live stations, a variety of authentic sweets and desserts, and the refreshingly tasty Ramadan juices.
4. Signet Ring Seals for an authentic Arabian Buffet experience: Ewaan, The Palace Downtown
Price: Adult (12 years and above): AED 255 per person, inclusive of Iftar buffet, Ramadan juices and water, Hubbly bubbly – AED 100 for a single flavor and AED 110 for double flavor
Children (aged 6 - 11 years): Enjoy 50% discount; Children (aged 5 years and below): Dine complimentary.
What’s on offer : The signature restaurant at Palace Downtown, Ewaan echoes the classic style of the destination with a sumptuous spread served within a recreation of a traditional Arabic tent, which extends from the terrace into the gardens. Set within the elegant settings of Palace Downtown, this sanctuary of serenity will place you at the heart of culture adding an authentic charm to your Iftar.
5. Signet Ring seals for food quality and impeccable service : Raffles Dubai
Price: AED 195 per person inclusive of Ramadan juices, soft drinks, coffee and tea. Children under the age of six dine for free (per two paying adults) and children aged six to 12 are priced at AED 98.
What’s on offer : Leading the Iftar preparations alongside Executive Chef Doxis Bekris, is Arabic Chef de Cuisine, Mazen Abdallah. With over 18 years’ culinary experience, Mazen’s passion for cooking authentic Arabic cuisine shines through his Iftar selection presented. Azur serves a sumptuous array of authentic Iftar dishes and adelicious variety of international cuisine.
6. Signet Ring Seals for an Iftar with entertainment and great hospitality: Fairmont the Palm
Price: AED 175 per person
• Children between 6-12 years can avail 50% off
• Children below 6 years of age can dine complimentary
• Shisha prices start from AED 90
What’s on offer : Whether you are looking for an intimate space or something suitable for a grander affair the Arabian Courtyard and Fairuz Ramadan Tent will bring you the most beautiful interiors and impeccable service where guests can enjoy Middle Eastern entertainment and hospitality.
7. Signet Ring seals for on top of the world Iftar experience : Atmosphere Dubai
Price: AED 475 per person for four-course menu, A la carte option also available
Timings: 7:00pm to 11:30pm
What’s on offer : Book a table at the world’s highest restaurant, At.mosphere to marvel at the stunning views of the Burj Khalifa, then make your way through the chef’s special four-course menu. Unlike a typical Iftar, the menu includes a selection of international hot and cold appetizers such as Foie Gras,Wild Mushroom Veloute; Pan Seared Sea BassTonka Bean Ice Cream with malt crèmeux and more.
8. Signet Ring for a budget friendly experience : Rove Dubai hotels
Price: - AED 99 per person
Timings: 7pm to 9pm.
What’s on offer : Visit the Daily at three of Rove’s destinations to enjoy a family style meal with sharing platters and an unlimited buffet of salads, appetizers and desserts , inclusive of some traditional Ramadan juices and Ouzi.
9. Signet Ring seals for your favorite regular day and night offers : Dusty’s Dubai, DIFC
Price: Happy hour from 12pm till 8pm (starting at AED30)
- Order a main course and happy hour continues till 12am! (That’s 12 hours!)
What’s on offer : Dusty’s remains open from 7.30am till 12am, with even more food and beverage choices to offer. The venue continuesto host its regular day and night offers including the Departures Brunch and the newly added The Gentleman’s Club night. Guests can enjoy 12 hours of happy hour, yes that's 12pm till 12am when they purchase a main course and the regular happy hour offer has been moved forward to start from 12pm to run through till 8pm.
10. Signet Ring seals for a musical - magical experience : Dubai opera
Price : AED 250 Per Person
What’s on offer: A musical trio on harp, flute and percussion entertaining you while you enjoy an Iftar in Dubai Opera, where the seating area will be transformed into a whimsical banquet hall.