‘Ciao’ Down on Saturday Brunch at BASTA!

By Olga_Gafurova Sunday, 24 November 2019 3:33 PM

‘Ciao’ Down on Saturday Brunch at BASTA!

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Savour la dolce vita at BASTA! the authentic Italian trattoria and restaurant in the Renaissance Downtown Hotel Dubai, as they unveil their new Saturday Brunch, ‘Viaggiare con Basta’.

Taking place every Saturday from 1pm-4pm, this cozy hotspot invites diners on a culinary feast through the streets of Italy, as it serves up a variety of vibrant dishes including antipasti, pastas, pizzas and other Italian favourites. 

Starting from 299 AED this delectable feast has three packages to choose from including the Innocent (soft beverages), Not-So Innocent (house beverages including Peroni and Aperols) and also Italian Bubbles Package (sparkling package) for those looking for something a little special to end their weekend with.

This culinary escapade begins with a selection of breads and antipasti served to the table followed by à la carte starters, mains and desserts, prepared by head chef, Silvana Arzola using only the finest ingredients available.

Highlights from the menu include the BASTA! Special Salad - a mix of greens tossed together with tomatoes, oregano and provolone cheese, wood-fired pizzas such as the Pizza Margarita, pastas including a Fresh Tagliatelle with seafood, garlic and chili oil and show-stopping mains including a Grilled Chicken Scaloppini, with bell peppers, red onion, chili and devil’s sauce. Ending this feast on a delectably sweet high are a selection of desserts including the Roscioli Tiramisu – a modern take on the contemporary Italian favourite. 

Enjoy authentic Italian hospitality in a serene location while soaking in panoramic views of the Dubai Water Canal and beyond at BASTA!. The new ‘Viaggare con BASTA!’ Brunch sets the scene for a sensational Saturday afternoon of lazing and grazing at Dubai’s cherished Italian neighbourhood hang-out. Now, that’s amore!

Location: BASTA! at The Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai

Date: Every Saturday

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm


1.            Innocent at AED299 inclusive of soft beverages

2.            Not-so Innocent at AED399 inclusive of house beverages, aperol spritz and peroni

3.            Italian Bubbles at AED450 inclusive of bubbly