The Holy month of Ramadan is marked by introspective spirituality, dawn to dusk fasting and generosity. It is also the perfect time for unwinding with friends and families around Iftars - a typically sumptuous feast which starts at sunset to break the day of fasting. We list some of the iftars not to be missed this year in Dubai.
Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach
Gather with family and friends during the Holy Month of Ramadan at Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach and experience an Iftar featuring Arabic, Moroccan and Turkish cuisines as well as favourite dishes from all over the globe. Diners can enjoy soothing melodies from the Santoor player and experience the traditional art of henna.
Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach is located along “The Walk” on Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR) and boasts stunning views over the Arabian Gulf and the leisure and retail destination “The Beach”. The hotel enchants with its authentic atmosphere and delectable food during Ramadan.
Iftar buffet will be available daily for AED 140 per person including Ramadan juices and water. Beginning at sunset until 10pm, Iftar unites families and friends with an array of Arabic, Moroccan and Turkish cuisines.
Experience Ramadan in one of Dubai’s most atmospheric restaurants, Pierchic. The perfect location for a special treat, Pierchic presents a carefully created selection of seafood-inspired dishes with an authentic Arabic twist. Through a beautiful union of unusual flavour combinations, you’re in for a truly special celebration for friends and family alike. Pierchic will also be open for lunch throughout the whole month, serving its celebrated à la carte menu in dream-like surroundings.
Book: +971 4 432 3232
JW Marriott Marquis
Award-winning Kitchen6, features six live cooking stations this Ramadan. Asian woks, Middle Eastern grills, European roasts, authentic Indian cuisine, an organic section and a world class dessert buffet are set to celebrate cuisines from all across the world. Described on Trip Advisor as ‘a must try’, and a ‘food heaven’ this 400 person capacity restaurant happens to be in the world’s tallest hotel, the JW Marriott Marquis.
Book: +971 4 414 0000
A Kaleidoscopic Iftar
Explore the richness of Arabia at the most popular buffet venue in Atlantis, The Palm. Come together for an iftar to share as the buffet features interactive cooking stations, an open kitchen and palate pleasing flavours and textures, drawing from the very best of Indian, Mediterranean and Arabic cuisines.
Book: +971 4 426 2626
Layali Zaman Iftar Majlis at Le Meridien
Transforming into a quintessentially Arabesque ambience to celebrate Ramadan, the Falcon Ballroom at Le Meridien offers a plentiful array of Middle Eastern specialities with interactive cooking stations, traditional hot and cold mezze, slow roasted Lamb Ouzi, and a delightful variety of Arabic desserts. Relax with family and friends as you savor Arabic coffee or mint tea, and the soulful strains of the Arabian Oudh enrich your experience.
Book: +971 4 217 0000