The best lunches and brunches to fulfil your foodie cravings this weekend.
Thursday 24 June 2021
Experience a taste of South American with the Ejecutivo Set Lunch at Amazónico, DIFC
Enjoy an Amazonian culinary journey with a selection of salads, bites, mains courses and desserts. Start with the Amazónico Roll with mango, avocado and cacao nibs to refresh your palette, followed by minced lamb Kofta in yoghurt and tamarind for a fusion of flavours. For mains, choose the Zapallo Locro, a butternut squash puree with goat’s cheese accompanied by naan bread, or Moqueca, the catch of the day served with prawn stock and cassava on a bed of white rice. Sunday to Thursday, from 12pm to 3pm. AED 125 (three-courses) and AED 148 (four-courses).
Start the weekend with The Social Brunch at Social Company, Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens
Kick start the weekend in style with a Thursday evening brunch at Social Company. The Social Brunch features sharing style platters and free-flowing beverages alongside live acoustic music from a singer and guitarist. For brunch-goers who can’t bear to leave their pooches at home, Social Company welcomes furry friends to join their owners at the venue’s fully air-conditioned lounge – with all good dogs rewarded with treats and water throughout the evening. Thursdays, from 7:30pm to 10:30pm. AED 259 per person.
GO: Call (0)4 519 1111 for reservations and more information.
Friday 25 June 2021
Brunch for just AED 2 at Studio One Hotel
Studio One Hotel is turning two this week! To celebrate, they are offering brunch for two dirhams. Head to the neighbourhood hotel in Studio City and brunch at either LARTE or The Void, and for every two brunches purchased, the third will be priced at just AED 2. Both brunches come with live entertainment in the form of a singing chef or live DJ. AED 175 (soft drinks) and AED 299 (house beverages).
Feast on British classics at the Bread Street Kitchen & Bar Family Friday Brunch at Atlantis The Palm
With a menu made up of Gordon Ramsay-signature dishes served in a laidback atmosphere, brunch at Bread Street Kitchen & Bar is a treat for the whole family. Kids will love the on-site entertainment and activities, including the ever-popular self-serve ice cream station, while the adults can relax and sip away on delicious drinks, all accompanied by a live one-piece band. Fridays, 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 249 (soft beverages), AED 355 (house beverages) and AED 105 for children.
GO: Visit www.atlantis.com for reservations and more information.
Saturday 26 June 2021
Buena Vista Social Lunch at Rumba Cuban Bar & Kitchen, Club Vista Mare
The lively weekend experience at Rumba Cuban Bar & Kitchen will transport guests to the spirited streets of Havana. Held inside the restaurant’s cigar lounge, the new Saturday activity will feature live mojito stations and traditional Cuban cigar rollers for guests to enjoy, whilst listening to the sounds of the live band, Cubache. Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. A la carte dishes from AED 55.
GO: Call (0)4 570 8111 for reservations and more information.
Pho Real Night Brunch at Sui Mui, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi
Sui Mui’s Pho Real Night Brunch offers an Asian-inspired way to wind down the weekend. The Night Brunch combines authentic cooking techniques and nuanced flavours with spring rolls, wok-fried noodles and green chicken curry on offer. Saturdays, from 6pm to 10pm. AED 169 AED (food only) and AED 225 (house beverages).
GO: Visit www.suimuidubai.com for reservations and more information.