Expect a week full of live performances, season menus, cocktail tastings and Thanksgiving celebrations in Dubai.
Sunday 21 November 2021
White Truffle Season at Il Borro Tuscan Bistro Dubai
Italy’s white truffle has long been celebrated by gourmets worldwide for its unique aroma and nuanced flavours. Harvested between October and January, its rarity makes it highly sought after. Il Borro takes guests on a gastronomic adventure to explore the versatility of the prized ingredient, highlighting specialties including tagliolini al tartufo bianco (white truffle tagliolini pasta) and risotto al burro, Parmigiano Reggiano e tartufo bianco (white truffle risotto). New exclusive dishes are also introduced this year, including battuta di Fassona con carciofi e tartufo bianco (Fassona beef tartare), asparagi gratinati, tuorlo d’uovo e tartufo bianco (gratinated asparagus) and filetto di Wagyu, crosta di mostarda con millefoglie di patate e tartufo bianco (Wagyu tenderloin). Available daily from 12pm to 3:30pm and 6:30pm to 11:30pm.
Monday 22 November 2021
Latina Fiesta at Lola Taberna Española
The winner of ‘favourite European restaurant’ at the recent FACT Dining Awards Dubai 2021, Lola Taberna Española introduces Lola Latina Fiesta on Monday evenings. Connect over a Spanish meal and delightful drinks while listening to live Latin music from Fuego Latino. The duo will sing popular songs that create a Latino vibe to the taberna. There will also be a late-night Happy Hour from 11pm to 1am with selected drinks priced at AED 35.
Tuesday 23 November 2021
PIAZZA Winter Pop Up by NOÉPE
A gorgeous contrast from the new England vibes of NOÉPE, the new PIAZZA brings a relaxed and casual atmosphere with cosy seating and warming fire pits. Ever the elegant location for sundowners, NOÉPE have introduced a curated Negroni Menu, from which guests can enjoy exciting cocktails such as a decadent White Truffle Negroni to toast the glorious winter weather. Sunday to Wednesday, from 4pm to 6pm. AED 35 for selected beverages.
GO: Visit www.hyattrestaurants.com for reservations and more information.
Wednesday 24 November 2021
A Taste Of Thailand with Chef Hong Thaimee at Tong Thai
This month, celebrity Chef Hong Thaimee will curate a ‘Trip Around Thailand’ with a menu featuring some of her classic flavours, such as Esan Bann Hao, which a crispy duck salad will represent with toasted rice powder, chilli, mints, lemongrass and lime. Wednesday 24 November. AED 195 per person (five-course menu).
GO: Call 04 414 3000 for reservations and more information.
Thursday 25 November 2021
Celebrate Thanksgiving at Marea, DIFC
Known for its exquisite Italian seafood, Marea invites guests to celebrate Thanksgiving in true NYC style with an Italian sharing style three-course menu from Executive Chef Yunus. Tuck into decadent dishes such as Ravioli Di Zucca (sweet and nutty ravioli sautéed in sage-brown butter sauce) and Duck Tortellini (duck confit, truffle butter and roasted hazelnut). Fill yourself up on a well-seasoned hand-carved, Turkey served with mouth-watering sides and finish on a sweet note by indulging in a moreish Pumpkin and Pecan Pie. Thursday 25 November, from 12pm to 4pm and 6:30pm to 11:30pm. AED 425 per person.
GO: Call 04 583 6366 for reservations and more information.
Friday 26 November 2021
See Rag’n’Bone Man live at Coca-Cola Arena
Marking the return of entertainment to the emirate of Dubai, the UK’s pop, soul, and blues sensation Rag’n’Bone Man (aka Rory Graham) will be performing live at Coca-Cola Arena this weekend. The multi-award winner will showcase his internationally acclaimed vocals as he performs his global smash hits, including ‘Human‘, ‘Skin‘, ‘Grace‘, ‘Giant‘, ‘Anywhere Away From Here‘, ‘All You Ever Wanted‘ and more. Tickets are priced at AED 145 (silver), AED 245 (gold), AED 345 (diamond), AED 445 (platinum) and AED 545 (royal).
GO: Visit www.ticketmaster.ae for more information.
Saturday 27 November 2021
Florería Atlántico pop-up at Iris Dubai
World-renowned Argentinian bartender and bar owner Renato ‘Tato’ Giovannoni, founder of Florería Atlántico in Buenos Aires, will serve his signature cocktails at Iris Dubai this winter. Creating the ultimate free-spirited sensory experience, diners can enjoy a cocktail menu and dishes such as grilled squid, whole fish of the day, Argentinian style grilled steak, barbequed seafood and Panzanella salad. For dessert, diners can choose from either the cachaça flambé pineapple or the dulce de leche crème caramel.
GO: Call 056 951 1442 for reservations and more information.