Best Iftars in Dubai 2016
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. We’ve even added some great deals and bonuses offered by renowned restaurants.
Signet Ring Seals for an overall experience: Iftar menu at Azur, Raffles Dubai. Nothing beats the service and dining experience offered here. An authentic Iftar experience, with a dazzling selection of dishes such as cold and hot mezzeh, lamb ouzi and Arabic mixed grill, followed by traditional Umm Ali and Kunafa sweets. The buffet is priced at AED 185 including juices, soft drinks, coffee and tea. This is one not to be missed!
Signet Ring Seals for an Arabian experience:
JW Marriott Hotel Dubai. The Market Place and at The Town Square, a venue which is transformed into an Arabian Ramadan setting. Highlights of the rich buffet include, Radie El Hek- a mama who shifts her work space from the kitchens at the JW Marriott Hotel Dubai into the centre of the busy The Market Place Iftar buffet, where she is preparing freshly baked Arabic bread on a domed metal griddle, known as Saj. Other highlights are live stations where you can see your favourite Manakeesh being freshly prepared and observe how the traditional Emirati dessert Lokaimat, fried dumplings with date honey, is made. AED 200 for two people at The Market Place with Ramadan beverages. AED 150 for two people at the Town Square with Ramadan beverages. AED 45 for children between 6 to 12 years old. Free for children below 6 years old
Signet Ring Seals for an International Iftar experience:
COYA, Dubai’s favorite Latin American restaurant. Speaking for myself, i am one who likes to explore my options. So this would be a right fit for those looking for an Iftar with a twist.The restaurant presents a fresh and new menu for this season- starting with soups and ending with sweets. The choice of Peruvian starters are filled with nutritional necessities and the main courses are offered through a choice of four delectable options, each perfect for meat lovers and vegetarians alike. COYA’S Iftar menu starts at AED 240 per person.
Signet Ring Seals for best Seasonal promotion:
The Butcher Shop and Grill, located on City Walk, Mirdif City Center, JBR The Walk, and Mall of the Emirates. Now who can resist a great deal or promotion. The restaurant invites you to enjoy a complimentary main dish when a dish of equal or greater value is purchased. This is just the best news for carnivores such as myself. Double up on the meat offerings with special vouchers. Indulge in favorites, alongside complementary soups and dates for the festive season.
Signet Ring Seals for Private Iftar or Suhoor events:
Warwick Hotel Dubai. The stand-out here is the spectacular views from the 43rd floor’s executive lounge where you can have a unique banqueting experiences of private Iftar or Suhoor events for up to 90 guests. I stood mesmerized and soaked in every inch of the skyline from this vantage point. They also personalize to each client’s specific needs and requirements. The Iftars are Priced at AED 165 per person where children under 6 dine for free and children aged between 7 and 12 receiving a 50% discount.
Signet Ring Seals for the best Set menu:
Eataly, located in Dubai Mall and Dubai Festival City Mall.
I experienced the special set menu offered by Eataly at their Festival City branch. The view and service was absolutely delightful. The authentic Italian restaurant Eataly, is welcoming guests for a culinary treat with a selection of soups, salads and dessert dishes. With a choice of two main menu selections, guests can enjoy delicious pizza and pasta dishes and much more for AED 89. For an additional AED 30, guests can also enjoy delicious fish and meat dishes and- more for AED 119.
Signet Ring Seals for best Informal Family Iftars:
PAUL, located at Dubai Mall, JBR The Walk, Abu Dhabi Mall and Yas Mall. They offer a selection of French favorites which includes a choice of soups and salads for starters, with a selection of classic French dishes for mains. Diners can also choose from a beverage offering of Jallab and Kamareddine. Dessert offerings include Tartellette au flan vanille et banane (vanilla flan tartlet & banana), Gateau au dates et caramel (dates caramel cake), Mille-feuille au flan d’eau d’orange et framboises (raspberry flan mille-feuille) and Dates Éclair.