Brunches, burgers and beverages!
Thursday 26 August 2021
FREE coffee with every breakfast order at the new Sanderson’s, Al Khawaneej Walk
Homegrown, family-friendly café, Sanderson’s have opened their third branch this week. Priding itself on feel-good, fresh food and a community feel, this new venue is located within the Al Khawaneej Walk hub. Dishes on the menu include tropical smoothie bowls, traditional shakshuka, fresh homemade soups, salads and mains such as pan-roasted sea bass with zaatar crushed baby potatoes. To launch the new branch, Sanderson’s offers all customers a free coffee with every breakfast purchased between 8am and 10am until Monday 6 September.
GO: Call (0)4 566 2582 for reservations and more information.
Tuck into the ‘Brits Menu’ at hot new burger joint SLAW, Jumeirah 1
With many Brits unable to travel home this summer, burger joint SLAW has created a limited-edition ‘Brits Menu’ to coincide with the UK August bank holiday weekend. Mr. SLAW has made his version of Fish and Chips, featuring a beautifully crisp beer-battered cod fillet, minted mushy peas, dill pickles, and tartar sauce, all cushioned between soft potato buns. The British inspired burger is accompanied by good old fashioned English chip-shop chips and a refreshing glass of virgin Pimm’s. Available Thursday 26 August to Monday 30 August. AED 85 per person.
GO: Visit www.houseofslaw.com for reservations and more information.
Friday 27 August 2021
Vibe at the Friday Blazin’ Brunch at Miss Lily’s, Sheraton Grand Dubai
Miss Lily’s Blazin’ Brunch brings Jamaican flavours, upbeat tunes, and island vibes to Friday afternoons in Dubai. The brunch menu features breakfast staples and all-star dishes, including beef, chicken and callaloo patties, sweetcorn fritters and coconut fried shrimp. Taste the best of the Caribbean with jerk-inspired chicken and waffles drizzled in maple syrup. A Jamaican rum shack with sun-kissed colours and easy-going vibes makes Miss Lily’s Friday Blazin’ Brunch one for the books. Fridays, from 12pm to 5pm. AED 200 (house beverages only), AED 230 (food and soft beverages) and AED 350 (food and house beverages).
Celebrate the fifth anniversary of Muchachas at Holiday Inn Express, Al Safa
Muchachas is turning five years old and will be pulling out all the stops to celebrate a half-decade in business. Expect a brunch featuring Latin music, piñatas and games, followed by an after-brunch happy hour with beverages at AED 30 and tacos for just AED 5 per piece. Fridays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 179 (soft beverages), AED 279 (house beverages) and AED 379 (premium beverages)
GO: Visit https://muchachasdubai.com for reservations and more information.
Saturday 28 August 2021
Tuck into The Famous Smoked Roast at The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery, Wyndham Dubai Marina
The new addition to The Blacksmith Bar and Eatery’s expansive offerings is sure to entice the tastebuds with an explosion of flavours. The Famous Smoked Roast is complemented with all the expected trimmings, including a brisket Yorkshire pudding, roasted carrots, potatoes, seasonal root vegetables, pumpkin puree and homemade gravy. Available on Saturdays and Sundays, from 5pm to 11pm. AED 99 (food only) or AED 129 (food and one house beverage).
Weekend Sundowner Brunch at AKA Restaurant, The Pointe
Nestled in the heart of The Pointe, AKA is a Japanese venue that boasts luxurious deep red furniture and perfectly placed cherry blossoms to provide an Insta-worthy location for brunch. The four-course menu includes crispy baby squid, creamy burrata, sushi, Wagyu tenderloin, chocolate fondant and a mochi selection. With stunning views over the world’s tallest fountains from the terrace, or enjoying the lively atmosphere provided by the in-house DJ, expect an evening to remember at AKA. Saturdays, from 6pm to 9pm. AED 350 (soft beverages), AED 550 (house beverages) and AED 890 (Champagne).