Babylon Saturday brunch promises a journey through time and fantasy

By Olga_Gafurova Monday, 31 July 2023 3:19 PM

Babylon Saturday brunch promises a journey through time and fantasy

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In the heart of DIFC lies a captivating destination where the grandeur of the ancient Babylonian Empire seamlessly merges with contemporary style, creating an enchanting atmosphere like no other. After re-opening its doors for a highly anticipated new season, Babylon unveils not one but two brand-new offerings, including an expertly curated Chef’s Tasting Menu and an extraordinary brunch experience that will leave guests spellbound.

The latest culinary venture by the masters of hedonism, ‘Let Them Have Brunch’ is an exciting addition to Babylon’s repertoire of weekly events, promising a decadent brunch experience that blends extraordinary entertainment and electric party vibes with exceptional food and beverage programs, and a unique twist of its own. From the moment they arrive, visitors will be immersed in a luxurious atmosphere that transcends traditional brunch experiences, promising an unparalleled blend of luxury, culinary excellence, and immersive entertainment.

Inspired by the iconic words of the famed Queen of France, Marie-Antoinette, "Let them eat cake," Babylon's new offering will transport brunch-goers into a world of opulence, luxury, and indulgence. Every Saturday, from 1pm to 4pm, Babylon’s gates will swing open to reveal a spectacle of lavish celebrations, treating guests to an unforgettable brunch experience that combines the allure of 18th-century French splendor with Babylon’s signature touch of extravagance and modern sophistication.

Indulge in a culinary masterpiece fit for royalty, ‘Let Them Have Brunch’ presents a mesmerizing array of Babylon’s most popular dishes, including an array of raw, hot, and cold hors d’oeuvres, such as Wagyu Beef Tataki; Babylon Salad; Crispy Octopus; Chutoro; and Warm Prawns. For the main event, brunch-goers can enjoy a selection of entrées, including Chilean Seabass with Spicy Bomba Rice and Giant Tiger Prawn with Chili Chimichurri, complemented by sides of Miso Broccolini; Truffle Baked Potato and Mediterranean Fries. Paying homage to the quote that inspired the brunch, diners will get to indulge in a variety of desserts, including Babylon’s famous Berry Pavlova; Baklava Mille-Feuille; Chocolate Bar and a dessert platter of Mochis, Sorbets, and Fruit.

While the exceptional cuisine is undoubtedly a highlight, ‘Let Them Have Brunch’ is much more than just a delightful feast. Prepare for a captivating journey fueled by free-flowing drinks, a Bellini station and much more to keep the party in full swing, with the bar offering an impressive selection of exquisite wines, creative cocktails, and an extensive range of spirits, inviting guests to raise their glasses and toast to an unforgettable experience. As daylight fades and evening emerges, Babylon will keep the celebration going with an after-brunch party from 4pm to 5:30pm, allowing guests to escape reality and immerse themselves in the sheer extravagance of this over-the-top brunch.

In addition to the new Saturday brunch, Babylon has also launched a brand-new Signature Tasting Menu, which promises an unrivaled culinary journey, exclusively available on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Offering the perfect mid-week indulgence, this decadent dining experience invites guests to embark on a gastronomic adventure through time and flavor, stepping into a world where culinary artistry meets decadence.

Curated by Babylon’s expert culinary team helmed by ADDMIND’s Group Executive Chef, Carlos De Los Mozos, the Signature Tasting Menu is a symphony of flavors with each meticulously crafted course showcasing a harmonious fusion of classicism, heritage, and modernity. From delicately prepared seafood creations to succulent meat dishes, every plate is an exquisite work of art, reflecting Babylon's unwavering commitment to culinary mastery.

The five-course tasting experience begins with a Bellini or mocktail on arrival, followed by an amuse-bouche of Padron Peppers and a selection of hors d’oeuvres including Seabass Usuzukuri; Wagyu Beef Tartare and Babylon Salad. The dining experience continues with Chilean Seabass Tempura and Warm Prawns, moving onto main courses of Miso Butter Wagyu Striploin and Morel Gnocchi, after which diners can conclude their feast with a signature Dessert Platter.

Babylon's unparalleled ambiance serves as the perfect backdrop for a shared dining experience, allowing guests to revel in unique, diverse, and enjoyable dishes, complete with a night of extraordinary entertainment. Get ready to be awestruck at Dubai’s ultimate theatrical dining destination and enjoy a completely unique culinary and nightlife experience in the heart of DIFC’s Gate Village.