Looking for a place to eat this weekend? Whether it’s hearty poutine or jerk chicken you’re searching for, there’s an impressive array of inventive cuisine sweeping Dubai at this very moment. Here’s where to book in a weekend feast with friends.
Located in the JW Marriott Marquis, this Canadian eatery has a cozy saloon feel complete with gigantic antlers and 19th century vintage frames propped on its walls. When it comes to cuisine, expect to find a selection of rotisserie dishes, as well as Canadian classics like lobster poutine and mouthwatering maple syrup sourced directly from Quebec.
JW Marriott Marquis
Tel: (+971) 52 869 7868
Inside the recently opened Billionaire Mansion is a Japanese restaurant that’s causing quite the stir thanks to its velvety sashimi and tuna rolls in white truffle sauce. The Dubai outlet, which originally opened in Moscow in 1997, is currently being overseen by Janina Wolkow (the daughter of the founder of Sumosan), so no detail is left unturned.
Burj Khalifa Boulevard
Tel: (+971) 4 510 3100
Who knew in the heart of downtown Dubai there could be a little slice of Jamaica? This recently opened eatery serves up memorable Caribbean cuisine, including delicious jerk and fried chicken dishes. Other noteworthy items include the lamb chops served with a mango chutney and coconut water which, true to its name, comes in a fresh coconut.
Tel: (+971) 4 557 5601