The weekend in Dubai is a time of a gastronomic tradition: brunch. Every Friday and Saturday, the famous all-inclusive buffets, the decadent festive menus are open from noon.
They are true gourmet festivals, the city’s restaurants overbid the right to their size, offer, and culinary versatility. Most brunches are about four to five hours, with on-rush on Fridays generally higher than Saturday. In Dubai there are numerous variants of the popular brunch, from family menus through theme brunches to gourmet menus, guests will find everything the heart desires.
The brunch experience is now part of a program of a Dubai holiday. It has already reached cult status. The unique weekend tradition is an ideal time with family, friends, or partners to enjoy a comprehensive feast. In order to get an insight into the world of brunch opportunities in Dubai, we present the best brunches of the city.
Brand new, but still a top for a Friday brunch in the city is the CE LA VI Lounge & Bar at The Address Sky View. Opened at the end of December 2019 in Downtown Dubai, the early advanced laurels are also due to the breathtaking location with the outlook from the 54th floor and the associated infinity pool.
From there, guests look at the city and its glittering skyline with sights, such as “Brunch on 54”, including the Burj Khalifa. The brunch in CE LA VI consists of a series of modern Asian dishes such as bright, with algae-filled rolls on butter with date honey, which are served with Yuzu Labneh (a kind of lemon yogurt), green pistachios, and smoked salmon sip with salmon rows and chives oil.
But typical appetizers such as Wagyu Beak Tarter, Tuna Carpaccio, and Oysters are available for selection in CE LA VI.
The main courses of the brunch include, for example, green curry with shells and a New York strip fillet teak, and a selection of side dishes. With so many delicious dishes you should leave room for a dessert. Yuzu-Baiser pie, strawberry mousse cake with Thai basil, and chocolate truffles are just a small selection of creative desserts of CE La Vi Brunch. The brunch in CE LA VI takes place every Friday between 13 and 16 o’clock.
Do you love Italian cuisine? Then you should definitely plan the visit of a Saturday brunch in the restaurant Torno Subito of the Luxury Hotel W Dubai The Palm. It is the first restaurant of the famous 3-star chef Massimo Bottura outside of Italy. The creative cook sends the visitors to the Torno Subito on a flavor across Italy.
The Brunch Torno Sabato in the W Dubai The Palm is not only a culinary pleasure but is close to a journey through time to the Italy of the 1960s.
The vintage look with bright colored colors on furniture, walls, dishes, parasols, and much more reminiscent of golden times along the Italian Riviera. Torno Sabato takes place every Saturday from 13-16 clock and offers creational dishes also entertainment and live music.
A brunch of superlatives: 48 hours preparation time, 130 chefs, 533 kilograms of meat, fish, and seafood, 35 open show kitchens, and over 280 dishes. These impressive numbers can show the Hotel Al Qasr in the Madinat Jumeirah at the Friday brunch.
The incredible variety of dishes from all over the world is underpinned by live entertainment shows.
In a city like Dubai, in which only the greatest and best counts, the brunch in Jumeirah Al Qasr extends over three restaurants. Every Friday, the Spanish restaurant Al Hambra, The Hide Steakhouse, and the International Arboretum Restaurant turn into a single, huge gourmet paradise. So that every guest finds his table, a map will be donated in advance.
In the Grosvenor House, the Anatolian Restaurant Rüya offers exotic dishes of Turkish cuisine. The decor of the restaurant shows modern chic with geometric shapes, luxurious materials, and exciting works of art. The open kitchen and the stylish outdoor terrace with a breathtaking view of the Dubai Marina provide for a stir and enthusiasm. The Friday break impresses with live entertainment, dances, and fabulous food. Exquisite Turkish dishes include, for example, molecular cheese pies, grilled breasts, and roasted lamb Kebab skewers. Even the dessert leaves nothing to be desired.
The Friday brunch in the Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa offers a great daily experience. All guests receive access to one of the best Friday brunches on the island of the Palm Jumeirah for the entrance fee, but also enter the huge pool and beach landscape of the resort.
So you can combine the Friday brunch with a day of the pool or on the sandy beach of the luxury hotel on the palm island. Included in the price, the All-You-Can-Eat Rare Porterhouse buffet including freshly prepared barbecue and fish dishes, a wide selection of appetizers, salads, desserts, and soft drinks to brunch.