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Ramadan 2024: Savoir Flair’s Complete Guide to the Best Iftars in Dubai
article BAB AL YAM
by Savoir Flair 10-minute read March 4, 2024

Ramadan Kareem, dear friends.

The holy month of Ramadan is just around the corner, and we have so much to celebrate and be thankful for. With every establishment across the city unveiling exclusive iftar offerings for gatherings of family, friends, and cherished ones, our team at Savoir Flair has embarked on a culinary journey around the city looking for the best iftars in Dubai this year. United as a team, we've indulged in shared meals, rekindling bonds through the joy of delectable dishes, laughter, and the discovery of new, fusion, and even plant-based cuisines. Our pants are a little tighter, and our hearts are a little lighter. Ramadan Kareem, dear friends.

No Splurging

Iftar Menus Under AED150

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Allo Beirut

Allo Beirut, a local favorite renowned for its blend of nostalgia and Middle Eastern flavors, is set to celebrate Ramadan with special offerings. In addition to its regular menu, the restaurant is launching an exclusive dine-in set for iftar. Additionally, for those seeking the comfort of an at-home celebration, the Allo Beirut Signature Iftar Box is available for takeaway and delivery.

Price: AED89
800 86234788
www.allobeirutstreetfood.com

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Bombay Bungalow

Bombay Bungalow, famed for its Indian cuisine in the Michelin Bib Gourmand Guide, presents its special Ramadan menu. Featuring bold flavors and modern twists on Indian classics, the menu offers lentil soup, fattoush, and a variety of starters including mushroom empanada and Afghani chicken tikka. Main courses feature the restaurant's renowned biryani and daily curry, accompanied by a selection of breads. Dessert is a tres leches cake, complemented by refreshing beverages like jallab and fruit juice. 

Price: AED110
800 692 8779
www.sevenrooms.com/reservations/bombaybungalow

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Dhaba Lane

Break your fast with a four-course Dawat-E-Iftar set menu at Dhaba Lane, a homegrown Punjabi restaurant known for celebrating the tradition of Indian dhabas. The iftar feast starts with dates, fruits, and dahi bhalla papdi chaat, followed by a beverage, two starters, a selection of main dishes with assorted breads and pulao, plus a delightful array of desserts. 

Price: from AED65
+971 4 223 7233 (Garhoud), +971 54 999 4251 (JLT)
@dhabalane.dubai

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Entre Nous

Entre Nous introduces an exclusive iftar menu, inviting guests to enjoy a diverse dining experience during Ramadan. Throughout the month, Entre Nous offers a grand buffet with eight menus featuring salads like honey-glazed chicken and Mongolian beef, appetizers such as potato kebbeh and zataar cheese manakish, and traditional main courses like chicken malfouf and mixed seafood fritto misto. Guests can indulge in seasonal favorites like baklava and Umm Ali for dessert, while soulful melodies from a talented qanun player create an atmosphere of serenity and joy as the sun sets.

Price: AED149
+971 4 332 8150
www.novotel-dubai-world-trade-centre.com

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Punjab Grill

Celebrate Ramadan at Punjab Grill in Anantara Downtown Dubai with two enticing iftar menus. The first menu offers a four-course meal featuring an amuse-bouche, an appetizer, a selection of three mains, rice, breads, and a dessert, including signature dishes like dal ka shorba and butter chicken. For a more elaborate affair, the Ramadan Special Menu presents a lavish five-course experience with items such as Liwa dates sambusek, bohra lamb khurdi shorba, a kebab platter, a selection of four mains, biryani, assorted breads, and desserts.

Price: from AED150
+971 50 194 1107
www.anantara.com

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Rohini

Iftar at Rohini offers a thali-style feast, beginning with a selection of dates and drinks like laban, rou afsa, and mango lassi. The starters include a medley of flavors such as hummus with scrambled tandoori paneer, Indian-style fattoush salad, and mutton seekh kebab. The signature main courses are butter chicken, mutton biryani, aloo jeera, dal makhni, and more, accompanied by assorted Indian breads. For dessert, guests can indulge in kalakand stuffed baklava, kunafa rosmali cheesecake, and fresh cut fruits. Additionally, a late-night suhoor à la carte menu is available, offering a variety of chaats, bites, sandwiches, kebabs, dum biryani, and sweets.

Price: from AED149
+971 4 438 0064
movenpick.accor.com

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SEVA Table

SEVA Table offers a unique plant-based iftar sharing menu for Ramadan, focusing on mindful nourishment and spiritual renewal. In a calming and nature-centered environment, guests can enjoy a menu featuring dates and olives, a rosewater-and-pomegranate sparkler, nourish soup, mosaic dips including roasted capsicum, roasted eggplant, and beetroot hummus, nature-intended salad, saffron rice, kofta tahini, and plant-based kunafa. Each dish at SEVA Table is a celebration of wholesome goodness and the richness of plant-based cuisine. Guests are encouraged to book in advance and immerse themselves in serene evenings at SEVA Table, surrounded by nature and enjoying delicious, aromatic food.

Price: AED 129 per person for a group of 5 or more.
One-day advanced booking required.
+971 56 534 2899
www.sevaexperience.com

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Ting Irie

During Ramadan, Ting Irie, the UAE's first Jamaican restaurant, introduces a special four-course lunch set menu. This exclusive menu blends Jamaican flavors with traditional Ramadan favorites. It includes a variety of starters like soups and salads, main courses such as jerk chicken and seafood pasta, and a unique kunafa cheesecake for dessert. The meal is complemented with refreshing beverages like jallab and nojito. The limited-time menu is available for both dine-in and delivery throughout Ramadan from 1pm to 7pm, offering diners a chance to enjoy a delicious late lunch or a hearty iftar meal.

Price: AED95
+971 4 557 5601
www.tingirie.com

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Splurge a Little

Iftar Menus from AED151 to AED250

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Address Beach Resort

The Restaurant at Address Beach Resort is hosting an exceptional iftar experience daily throughout Ramadan. On this lavish buffet spread, diners can indulge in a variety of Arabic cold and hot mezzeh, shawarma, lamb ouzi, a fresh seafood counter, traditional soups like lentil and harira, and a live barbecue station with Arabic mix grill and seafood. The dessert selection features kunafa, Umm Ali, and traditional Arabic sweets, complemented by an enticing dates section. The serene atmosphere is enhanced by soft background music and decorative lanterns, creating a perfect setting for a memorable Ramadan celebration. 

Price: AED228
+971 4 879 8866
www.addresshotels.com

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Ammos

Ammos features a special iftar menu that blends modern touches with Greek favorites throughout Ramadan. From sunset, diners can start with premium dates and the day's soup, followed by a range of starters including tzatziki and grilled zucchini, melitzanosalata salata, kalamaraki, and Greek salad, all while enjoying views of the JBR coastline. The main dishes from the Josper Grill Mix Platter offer lamb chops, chicken souvlaki with fries and pita bread, beef soutzoukakia, salmon souvlaki, and grilled tomatoes, accompanied by chargrilled vegetables and pan-roasted potatoes. The meal concludes with a variety of Mediterranean desserts.

Price: AED195
+971 52 777 9473
www.ammosgreek.com

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Arrazuna

Arrazuna at The Link, headed by Chef Mehmet Gürs, offers a festive Ramadan experience, celebrating pan-oriental gastronomy with views from 100 meters above ground. This new Dubai dining spot blends Eastern Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, and Arabian Peninsula cuisines for iftar. The set menu offers an extensive selection, starting with dates and dried fruits, followed by a range of mezzeh like hummus and muhamara, leading to main courses including shashlik, beef manti, and shawarma. The meal concludes with the exquisite flavors of baklava and kunafa, providing a perfect ending to the meal.

Price: AED250
+971 4 666 1617
www.arrazunadubai.com

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The Artisan

This Ramadan, The Artisan, located within The Waldorf Astoria in DIFC, offers an iftar menu featuring sumptuous treats like Datteri and Taralli e Ricotta platter for breaking the fast, followed by its specialty dishes like the Cappuccino Di Lenticchie Di Castelluccio and Fritto di Calamari with chili lime mayo. Concluding the meal on a sweet note, guests can enjoy The Artisan’s signature cannoncini pastry. Crafted by skilled chefs, the iftar menu seamlessly blends Italian and Arabic flavors, offering a culinary harmony that satisfies even the most refined tastes.

Price: AED165
+971 4 338 8133
theartisan.ae

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Atrangi by Ritu Dalmia

Set by the water’s edge at Jumeirah Al Qasr, Atrangi by Ritu Dalmia provides a tranquil yet vibrant ambience, perfect for a memorable iftar gathering. This month, the restaurant offers an iftar experience based on its contemporary take on regional Indian cuisine. Guests can enjoy a sharing-style menu designed to foster togetherness, starting with dates, cashew nuts, and fresh fruits, accompanied by refillable beverages. The menu boasts a variety of kebabs, including chicken tikka and lamb seekh kebab, along with vegetarian options like peeli mirch paneer tikka and baingan galauti. Main courses feature dishes like Awadhi mutton biryani and beef korma, rounded off with the traditional dessert shahi tukda, enhancing the Ramadan spirit. 

Price: AED200
+971 55 168 0802
www.atrangidubai.com

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Beefbar

Beefbar invites family and friends to enjoy its new iftar menu during the holy month. Set in the beautiful surroundings of Turtle Lagoon in Jumeirah Al Naseem, the iftar offers a shared set experience, featuring Beefbar's signature dishes. The four-course menu includes a selection of soup, dry fruits, starters, main courses, and desserts. Enhancing the experience, a variety of beverages are available, including the special Ramadan mocktail Hadiqat Al Ward, which is a delightful mix of green apple juice, lychee puree, lime juice, elderflower syrup, and rose water. Additionally, for those interested in suhoor, Beefbar provides an à la carte menu.

Price: AED250
+971 58 105 0099
beefbar.com

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Berenjak

Berenjak, an acclaimed Persian restaurant in Dar Wasl, is celebrating Ramadan with a special set menu that showcases the richness of Persian cuisine. The menu features a variety of traditional dishes, including the flavorful ash-e-reshteh soup and the luxurious Black Truffle Olivieh. Guests can choose from main courses like joojeh kabab, koobideh kabab, and ghaimeh bademjoon, all complemented by aromatic rice. The dining experience is rounded off with date and walnut cookies and traditional Persian chaee (tea). This unique offering promises an exquisite journey through Persian flavors, embodying the spirit of togetherness during the holy month.

Price: AED200
+971 4 295 3644
www.berenjakuae.com

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Blue Box Café

For its inaugural Ramadan season, Blue Box Café is excited to unveil an exclusive Ramadan menu that captures the spirit of togetherness and culinary delight. The menu features a traditional tea-time stand filled with delectable treats, including an assortment of dishes such as pea soup and stracciatella, dates, apricots, walnuts, and various amuse-bouche like an apricot and pistachio tart or lemon financier. Savory options include goat cheese and cranberry spheres, lamb with honey rolls, polenta with wild mushrooms, and smoked salmon with beetroot crêpe. The main course highlights a lamb risotto served with rainbow carrots, providing a rich blend of flavors and textures.

Price: AED180
+971 4 250 4935
blueboxcafedubai.com

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Bombay Borough

Bombay Borough is offering an exclusive six-course iftar menu for Ramadan, accommodating both vegetarian and non-vegetarian preferences. The menu starts with a communal grazing board for vegetarians and includes dishes like varanasi cherry tomato chaat and paneer fesenjan tikka kebab. Non-vegetarians can enjoy options such as amritsari prawn beignets and quail malai roast. Main courses range from jackfruit nargisi kofta to kashmiri lamb roganjosh. The meal concludes with unique desserts like Ramadan sable and kaapi rasgulla, making the dining experience a celebration of togetherness and traditional flavors.

Price: AED225
+971 54 995 8296
www.bombayborough.com

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Bull & Bear

For Ramadan, Bull & Bear at Waldorf Astoria DIFC presents a unique iftar experience with an Arabic-inspired twist to its acclaimed menu. The à la carte offering features classic dishes like the Josper Grilled Flatbread with dips and red lentil soup, along with Bull & Bear’s special version of the traditional mixed grill. Additional culinary delights include lamb melanzane and homemade Mediterranean oriental rice. The meal is completed with sweet treats like cheese kunafa, Arabian dates sticky toffee pudding, and carrot sliced baklava.

Price: AED245
+971 4 515 9888
bullandbeardifc.com

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Café Society

Café Society, a 1920s-inspired restaurant, is celebrating the holy month of Ramadan by offering a special iftar buffet. This buffet showcases an array of Arabic culinary delights and traditional dishes. The ambience of the café, with its Art Deco glamour and cultural artistic expression, enhances the harmony of the occasion. Families are particularly welcomed, as the café has various options and packages for children, including complimentary dining. Café Society can also cater to larger groups, providing special offers for gatherings of any size, emphasizing the communal joys of feasting together during this spiritual time.

Price: AED165
+971 4 318 3755
www.cafesociety.ae

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Cleo

Experience an exquisite Ramadan at Cleo, renowned for its modern twist on Levantine cuisine, located at Hyde Hotel. The iftar buffet features traditional Middle Eastern dishes such as Chicken Majboos and Lamb Shakriya, accompanied by a variety of hot and cold mezze, soups, and salads. Live-cooking stations offer pasta and rotisserie lamb to further tantalize the palate. With stunning city views, Cleo provides the perfect setting for a memorable gathering with friends and family during the holy month.

Price: AED175
+971 4 871 1013
restaurantsandbars.accor.com

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Couqley

This beloved French restaurant is celebrating Ramadan with a special fusion of French cuisine and regional favorites. Diners have the option of a two-course or three-course set menu, available from sunset at both the Downtown and JLT locations. For those looking to host an iftar, either at Couqley or in their own home, the restaurant offers a limited-edition Ramadan Gathering Menu. This menu, requiring a 48-hour notice, includes festive dishes like Whole Roasted French Chicken or Côte de Bœuf, adding a unique touch to the holy month's celebrations.

Price: AED189
+971 4 514 9339
@couqleyuae

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Epicure

At Epicure in Meliá Desert Palm, a vibrant iftar awaits as the sun sets, offering an abundant buffet of Arabic culinary delights. From the comforting lentil soup to the enticing aroma of the Arabic charcoal grill with meat kebab and chicken shish tawook, each dish tells a story of cultural heritage. Classics like fish harra and traditional options such as lamb ouzi promise to satisfy diverse palates. Cap off the meal with traditional desserts like mushabak, nammoura with cream, mixed baklava, and Umm Ali, complemented by a live kunafa station.

Price: AED199
+971 4 602 9323
www.melia.com

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The Guild

The Guild at ICD Brookfield Place offers a special iftar experience during Ramadan. This homegrown brasserie blends European cooking with Arabic touches, available from sundown until 8pm. The menu includes medjool dates and lavoush, porcini mushroom veloute, pearl barley soup, Atlantic cod fritters, roasted tomato flatbread, seafood risotto, spiced lamb shoulder, gnocchi a la provençale, and desserts like saffron milk cake and baklava. Additionally, homemade chocolates with a Middle Eastern twist are available. For those seeking privacy, The Ritz Room offers an intimate dining space for up to 16 guests.

Price: AED245
+971 4 321 9142
www.theguilddubai.com

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Hutong

This Ramadan, Hutong offers an extraordinary fusion of Chinese flavors and Arabic traditions. The meticulously curated iftar set menu features a choice of golden pumpkin soup with Chilean cod or hot-and-sour soup with chicken. Starters include duck bao with green chilli, Hutong Prawn Roll, and mapo tofu millefeuille. The middle course consists of a steamed dim sum platter, while main courses include stir-fried seabass fillet, kung pao king oyster mushroom, and Hutong egg fried rice. The meal concludes with Silk Road desserts like caramel date and custard millefeuille, complemented by the special mocktail Oasis, which is a blend of punch, dates, pineapple, yuzu, coconut, and oolong tea.

Price: AED248
+971 4 220 0868
www.hutong-dubai.com 

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Ibn AlBahr

Michelin Bib Gourmand-awarded Lebanese seafood restaurant, Ibn AlBahr, is celebrating Ramadan with exclusive iftar and suhoor dine-in menus. Guests can enjoy the festivities at two picturesque locations: the family-friendly venue at Palm Jumeirah and the chic outpost with stunning views at Dubai Creek, each with its own unique ambience and vibe. The menus, featuring the day's best catch, include traditional delights such as foul moudammas and halloumi, along with a variety of à la carte options. 

Price: AED250
+971 4 5539575
www.ibnalbahr.me

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Jun's

As Ramadan approaches, Jun’s, a multi-award-winning restaurant in Downtown Dubai, invites guests to a memorable iftar meal that celebrates the spirit of togetherness. The restaurant has crafted a special menu, available in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian options. The iftar experience starts with a refreshing It’s a Date mocktail, followed by an appetizing Corn Miso Dashi Soup. The mezze sharing platter features a fusion of Arabian delicacies with the chef's unique twist, including Edamame Hummus and Za’atar Chaat. The family-style main course menu includes dishes like Chicken Machboos and Jamaican-Chinese Lamb Neck, with vegetarian options like Eggplant Parmesan and Local Mushroom Claypot Machboos. For dessert, there are options like luqaimat and Baked Sago.

Price: AED250
+971 4 457 6035
www.junsdubai.com

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La Maison Ani

La Maison Ani, helmed by the acclaimed Chef Izu Ani, presents a special Ramadan menu that preserves the spirit of the holy month, promoting reflection and togetherness. Guests can start their iftar with dates and enjoy a nourishing lentil soup accompanied by homemade toasted bread. The appetizer selection features fattoush salad with tangy sumac and pomegranate dressing, creamy hummus and tzatziki, and warm baked feta. The main course offers a mixed grill of tender meats, served with either roasted seasonal vegetables or sumac rice. The meal concludes with decadent desserts like Umm Ali, sticky date pudding with milk ice cream, and a fresh fruit platter, creating a fulfilling experience against the backdrop of the Dubai Fountains and the serene Ramadan evening on the terrace.

Price: à la carte
+971 4 456 1989
www.lamaisonanibychefizu.com

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Le Jardin

Le Jardin, a buffet-style restaurant at Raffles The Palm, transforms into a Ramadan emporium, offering a lavish dining experience amidst a contemporary setting with an alfresco terrace. Guests can enjoy live grilling stations and an extensive buffet of Arabic delicacies. The menu includes a rich selection of hot and cold mezzeh, diverse salads, and traditional Arabic soups. Main courses feature delicacies like lamb makanek, couscous, and Arabic mixed grill. The dining experience is further enriched by Ramadan-inspired sweets and treats, accompanied by the live serenades of qanun player Najah Tannous, enhancing the authentic ambience of Ramadan.

Price: AED240
+971 4 2488888
www.raffles.com

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The Lighthouse Restaurant & Bar

The Lighthouse Restaurant & Bar is offering a special Ramadan iftar experience, inviting guests to enjoy the season's spirit with a menu that blends tradition and culinary innovation. The iftar includes unlimited starters, a choice of a main course, a decadent dessert, and unlimited soft drinks. The à la carte menu features entrées like baked feta and grilled octopus with spicy hummus. For mains, guests can indulge in dishes such as grilled baby chicken, truffle rigatoni, and grilled salmon filet. A limited-edition dessert, inspired by the occasion, complements the rich flavors of the mainstays from the dessert menu. Adding to the ambience, an oud player will provide soulful melodies to soothe the spirit after a day of fasting. 

Price: AED199
+971 4 422 6024
thelighthouse.ae

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LIV

This Ramadan, W Dubai - The Palm invites guests to indulge in a delectable array of Ramadan favorites at its all-day dining outlet, LIV. Offering a rich blend of international and Arabic dishes, the iftar promises an unforgettable culinary journey. From mouthwatering appetizers like spinach fatayer and chicken samosa to tantalizing mains including ouzi and Arabic mix grill, guests will savor authentic flavors. Delectable desserts like maamoul, Umm Ali, and kunafa add a sweet conclusion to the feast. With its plush interior and spacious ambiance, LIV provides the perfect setting for gathering with loved ones to celebrate the essence of togetherness during the holy month.

Price: from AED249
+971 4 245 5800
www.marriott.com

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Moli by Shi

During Ramadan, MOLI by SHI in Dubai Hills Business Park offers a special four-course iftar menu that reflects spirituality, community, and culinary excellence. The meal starts with appetizing options like mixed vegetable crispy rice soup or duck soup, and continues with dishes such as duck chang fen and corn-fed chicken puff, leading to main courses like lamb skewers barbecue and wok Angus beef with Chinese beans, all paired with steamed jasmine rice. Set in a sanctuary-like ambience decked with festive decor, the experience is enhanced with a traditional hamper filled with assorted dates for each diner, and an optional pistachio fondant dessert.

Price: from AED175
+971 4 276 3338
molibyshi.com

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Olea

During Ramadan, Kempinski Mall of the Emirates offers a unique dining experience under the crescent moon and stars. At Olea, its Levantine restaurant, guests can enjoy an authentic iftar featuring home-cooked flavors from Mediterranean and Levantine countries. The lavish iftar spread includes a variety of hot and cold mezze, grilled meats, plus live meat and seafood cooking stations, rounded off with traditional Arabic desserts. The atmosphere is further enriched with live music from an oud player, creating a truly enjoyable and relaxed evening. 

Price: from AED250
+971 4 245 5800
www.kempinski.com

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One&Only Royal Mirage

At One&Only Royal Mirage's Palace Courtyard, a refined Ramadan experience awaits, featuring exceptional Moroccan cuisine by Chef Khalil. The iftar includes live-cooking booths with traditional appetizers like Moroccan harira soup, hot and cold mezzeh such as hummus and baba ganoush, and live tagine stations. Main dishes span Arabic mixed grills, seafood specialties, and Indian Subcontinental inspirations. For dessert, there's a selection including Turkish delight pyramid, Moroccan pastry, various tarts, and Umm Ali. Enhancing the ambiance, live oud and tabla performances create an oriental harmony, with the venue also offering a relaxed suhoor under the stars.

Price: from AED240
+971 4 315 2412
www.oneandonlyresorts.com

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Palazzo Versace

Enigma at Palazzo Versace Dubai presents a family-style iftar celebration with authentic Persian cuisine. Guests can indulge in a set menu that begins with the appetizing sabzi khordan, featuring a variety of fresh herbs, walnuts, dates, delicious homemade Persian cheese, and roasted Persian bread. This dining experience is designed for families and friends to enjoy the best of iftar together. The set menu also includes Ramadan juices and specialty drinks, providing a complete and authentic iftar experience. Additionally, Enigma offers private gatherings, catering to larger groups with a comprehensive set menu and Ramadan beverages, ensuring a memorable celebration for all attendees.

Price: from AED249
+971 4 5568805  
www.palazzoversace.ae

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Palm Kitchen

Palm Kitchen invites you to a delicious iftar experience, featuring a buffet of traditional dishes that capture the essence of Ramadan. Alongside tantalizing grilled specialties and the aroma from the live ouzi station, the menu includes fresh salads, traditional sweets, and an assortment of hot and cold mezze. Paired with refreshing Ramadan juices, this culinary spread is perfect for gatherings with family, friends, or colleagues. Palm Kitchen promises a memorable culinary journey and a delightful dining atmosphere, making it an ideal destination for breaking your fast.

Price: from AED215
+971 4 275 4444
www.exoticadubai.tajhotels.com

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RAW Coffee Company

RAW Coffee Company collaborates with Dish Catering & Events and Deeritna Catering to present Souk Deeritna @ RAW Coffee, an iftar event titled 'Let’s Bloom in Hope.' Showcasing Palestinian artists, the event aims to create an uplifting atmosphere reflecting resilience and beauty. The inclusive menu offers authentic Palestinian dishes, live cooking stations, traditional salads, and a variety of desserts, complemented by floral-infused beverages and traditional drinks. Engaging activities for families include kids' workshops and a showcase of Palestinian art and merchandise. Throughout Ramadan, the organizers promise to provide an unforgettable iftar experience, celebrating culinary artistry, cultural appreciation, and community engagement.

Price: AED195
+971 52 698 8428

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Shamiana

Experience a majestic fusion of Middle Eastern, Mughlai, and Hyderabadi cuisines at Shamiana, the acclaimed Indian restaurant located at Taj JLT. This Ramadan, delight in Shamiana's special iftar buffet, featuring a rich assortment of dishes from kebabs to biryanis, each infused with unique Middle Eastern flavors and accompanied by select Hyderabadi beverages. The restaurant's elegant ambiance, enhanced with live music, promises an unforgettable dining experience. Additionally, Shamiana offers a diverse à la carte menu after 9pm.

Price: AED175
+971 4 574 1111
www.tajhotels.com

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SHI

Located in Bluewaters Island, SHI offers an exclusive four-course iftar menu that blends traditional and contemporary Chinese flavors. The dining experience starts with appetizers like sea-salt edamame or sweet corn chicken soup. Following this, guests can enjoy a selection of rolls such as the goma dragon roll, spicy salmon roll, and dynamite roll, each offering a unique taste experience. The main course includes a variety of dishes like duck spring roll, black Angus beef bao, chicken shengjiangbao, tiger prawn in spicy curry sauce, crispy chicken with lime sauce, shredded duck with chili garlic sauce, and tofu eggplant in black bean sauce, all served with steamed jasmine rice. The meal can be concluded with a pistachio fondant dessert, encapsulating a celebration of taste and tradition.

Price: AED155
+971 4 393 9990
shirestaurant.com

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SLS Hotel

Offering an opportunity to celebrate the spirit of togetherness, gratitude, and reflection in an opulent setting, SLS Hotel & Residences is hosting a grand iftar experience on its 75th floor this Ramadan. As the sun sets, guests will find themselves in a traditional iftar tent-inspired setting with stunning views of Dubai’s skyline. The buffet features a rich array of mezze, aromatic lamb ouzi, sizzling Arabic mixed grill, and the showstopping maqluba. The ambiance is further enhanced by the soulful melodies of an oud player. For dessert, guests can indulge in Umm Ali and the crowd-favorite kunafa. 

Price: AED225
+971 4 607 0757
@slsdubai

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Social Company

Social Company at Zabeel House, The Greens, transforms into a Ramadan-themed dining destination as the holy month approaches. The venue offers a fusion of traditional and modern culinary experiences in a relaxing atmosphere. The open buffet includes a variety of hot and cold mezzeh, salads, and soups like lentil and lamb harissa. Main courses feature lamb shank with puff pastry and an Arabic mixed grill, alongside vegetarian options such as grilled vegetable tagine with saffron couscous. The meal concludes with desserts like pistachio milk cake and sticky date pudding, complemented by refreshing Ramadan drinks.

Price: AED185
+971 4 519 1111
www.jumeirah.com

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The Stage

At The Stage in Paramount Hotel Dubai, experience a unique iftar where each dish tells a story, every aroma evokes nostalgia, and every bite transports you to the essence of Ramadan's spirit. This memorable dining experience features live-cooking stations and interactive kitchens, showcasing an array of Middle Eastern and international specialties, traditional Ramadan favorites, and a delightful assortment of sweets and desserts. It's an iftar night to remember, focused on excellent food and the spirit of the season.

Price: AED185
+971 55 180 7559
www.paramounthotelsdubai.com

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St. Regis Downtown Dubai

Set against the city's mesmerizing water canal views, The St. Regis Downtown Dubai presents an exclusive iftar experience. The grand entrance leads to a setting with private gazebos, offering an intimate atmosphere for cherished moments. The opulent décor features intricately designed furnishings, setting the stage for the iftar meal. The menu blends traditional favorites with contemporary delights, including lentil soup with zaatar croutons, hummus, fattoush salad, lamb mansaf, and a lavish selection of desserts like Umm Ali and cheese kunafa. Enhanced by live music, this iftar offers special discounts and complimentary dining for kids, ensuring a memorable Ramadan evening for the whole family.

Price: AED250
+971 4 512 5555
www.marriott.com

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Sucre

Sucre is celebrating Ramadan with a special iftar offer, inviting guests to enjoy a fire-grilled feast infused with Middle Eastern flavors. The menu features traditional dates and nuts, spiced harira soup, smoked aubergine, cheese manakish, roasted lamb chop, and a sticky toffee pudding sundae. Each dish is designed to delight the senses and embody the warmth and hospitality of the season. This unique iftar experience showcases Sucre's signature culinary style, combining classic elements with an innovative twist, creating a memorable journey for anyone who observes the holy month.

Price: AED250
+971 4 340 0829
www.sucredubai.com

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Sumosan

Sumosan is celebrating Ramadan with a special iftar set menu that combines Arabic tradition and contemporary Japanese cuisine. Guests can start their meal with dates and soup, followed by starters like mixed baby leaf salad, chicken tsukune skewers, and rock shrimp tempura. The menu also features maki rolls, including Crunchy Salmon Cream Cheese and Prawn Tempura rolls. For mains, options like grilled boneless chicken thighs, miso marinated black cod, and grilled lamb chops are available, along with sides like broccolini with yuzu butter. The experience concludes with desserts such as yogurt ice cream and the restaurant's limited-edition sticky date pudding.

Price: AED210
+971 4 388 4540
www.sumosan.com 

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Taj Dubai

Taj Dubai's Treehouse Ramadan Majlis, situated against the dynamic backdrop of Dubai's cityscape, provides a unique Ramadan experience suitable for both corporate groups and individual guests. In its luxurious and sophisticated setting, adorned with beautiful Ramadan decorations, the Treehouse offers a special iftar buffet filled with a variety of traditional Ramadan dishes. This elegant venue not only captures the warmth and opulence of the season but also accommodates group bookings for up to six guests. The Treehouse at Taj Dubai promises a comfortable and memorable iftar experience, embracing the spirit of togetherness during the holy month.

Price: AED250 per person, AED1,800 per Majlisminimum spend
+971 4 438 3134
www.tajhotels.com

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Tàn Chá

Unlimited dumplings for iftar? Sign us up! At Tàn Chá, diners are invited to feast on a wide array of perfectly steamed dumplings, including house favorites like classic prawn, chicken with shrimp, and mushroom with tobiko. Signature dishes such as Tàn Chá Prawn Toast and barbecue chicken wrapped in puff pastry add to the indulgence. Guests can also savor Spinach and Omni Dumplings in Tan Tan Xiang chili sauce, king oyster, shitake, and black truffle dumplings, and more. A classic custard bun provides a sweet finale to the culinary journey. Alongside the unlimited iftar experience, the à la carte menu will also be available, offering guests the opportunity to enjoy regular favorites alongside special Ramadan offerings.

Price: AED250
+971 56 681 8881
tanchadubai.com

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99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant

Celebrate the holy month with a 12-course menu at 99 Sushi Bar & Restaurant. The iftar experience begins with nourishing dates in respect of tradition, followed by a series of Asian-inspired dishes. The menu includes a foamy Truffle Capumiso Soup, Kobe edamame, chicken gyoza in a saffron glaze, king crab leg au gratin, and a variety of sushi such as Temptsuzu Maki, delicious seabass nigiri, and salmon flambé nigiri. The feast also features Kohitsuji Yaho, a juicy lamb rack glazed in teriyaki jus and served with rice, asparagus, shiitake mushroom, dashi, and egg-yolk tempura. For dessert, 99 Sushi’s new Over-Creamy Mochi offers a nostalgic bite of flavor to cap off the evening. 

Price: AED275
+971 4 547 2241
www.99sushibar.com

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Address Dubai Mall

The home-like ambiance at The Restaurant at Address Dubai Mall sets the stage for a lavish iftar buffet that includes a variety of flavors and courses. Guests can start with light bites like labneh with avocado and shanklish cheese, and move on to main courses such as Kibbeh Bil Laban and Shrimp Molokai. The buffet also features live stations preparing fresh barbecue, grilled meats and seafood, lamb ouzi, and shawarma. Complementing these flavors are a selection of Ramadan juices, including jallab and laban ayran. The feast concludes with a range of desserts, including awama and black forest cake, ensuring a sweet end to the iftar experience.

Price: AED285
+971 4 2458888
www.addresshotels.com

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Alaya

Located in DIFC, the avant-garde dining and lifestyle concept, Alaya, is presenting a unique iftar set menu this Ramadan, which beautifully merges Middle Eastern and Mediterranean culinary traditions. The menu features a selection of dates and lentil soup, along with a variety of cold and hot mezze such as grape leaves dolma and beef kibbeh. Main courses include delicacies like lamb shank and shish chicken accompanied by maqluba rice. Each dish is thoughtfully crafted to transport diners from the bustling markets of the Middle East to the shores of the Mediterranean. The meal concludes with delightful desserts such as kunafa and muhallabia, adding a sweet finale. 

Price: AED300
+971 4 570 6289
alayarestaurants.com

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Al Nafoorah

Al Nafoorah at Jumeirah Al Qasr invites guests to a traditional iftar set menu that reflects the rich culinary heritage of Lebanon. Set within stunning, picturesque interiors that offer panoramic views of the waterways and Burj Al Arab, the restaurant also offers a space for shisha on the wraparound terrace for a truly special evening experience. Ideal for spending time with loved ones, Al Nafoorah promises an authentic gastronomic journey through Lebanese culture and hospitality, creating a memorable Ramadan celebration.

Price: AED295
800 323232
www.jumeirah.com

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Amaseena

Just in time for Ramadan, Amaseena transforms at sunset into an open-air haven under starlit skies, offering a unique iftar experience where relaxation meets vibrant celebration. This year, Amaseena is hosting a special buffet that captures the essence of Arabian cuisine with aromatic kebabs, hearty stews, fragrant rice, and vibrant salads, complemented by traditional Ramadan beverages. The setting, which blends Arabian culture with modern elegance, creates the perfect backdrop for a delightful Ramadan gathering with friends and family.

Price: AED295
+971 4 318 6150
amaseenadubai.com

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Amelia Restaurant and Lounge

Amelia Restaurant and Lounge invites guests to experience a memorable iftar during Ramadan with its specially curated set menu. Featuring a mix of shared salads and appetizers for the table, along with crowd favorites for the mains such as corn-fed baby chicken, Machu Picchu grain-fed Australian wagyu, miso black cod, or Australian lamb chops, the menu promises a delicious fusion of Japanese and Peruvian flavors. The interior here is inspired by retro-futuristic steampunk, providing a unique ambience to complement the distinctive cuisine.

Price: AED295
+971 4 328 2805
amelialounge.com

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Ariana's Persian Kitchen

This Ramadan, Ariana’s Persian Kitchen, led by the acclaimed Iranian-American chef Ariana Bundy, is offering a delightful iftar menu that showcases a fusion of textures, aromas, and flavors. The menu features a variety of eight cold and hot mezze, including kashk-e-bademjoon, a puréed eggplant dish, and main courses like kabab koobideh, a chargrilled ground lamb dish, and joojeh kabab, a saffron-infused chicken. For dessert, guests can savor the baghlava Qazvini, a sticky nut-filled pastry from the city of Qazvin, complemented by a seasonal fruit salad, rounding off a rich Persian culinary experience.

Price: AED350
+971 4 426 2500
www.atlantis.com

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Bab Al Yam

Known for its exceptional Arabesque dining, Bab Al Yam at Burj Al Arab offers a traditional Arabic iftar set menu on its expansive terrace, enhanced by live entertainment from a qanun player. The menu offers a variety of exciting live stations featuring mixed grills, fresh seafood, Turkish ice cream, cheese kunafa, and more. This iftar experience combines culinary delights with a vibrant atmosphere, perfect for enjoying from sundown until late.

Price: AED399
800 323232
www.jumeirah.com

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Bisou

Newly opened restaurant Bisou at Dubai Opera Plaza introduces a special iftar set menu that encapsulates the essence of Ramadan with its own blend of French and Middle Eastern culinary traditions. The menu features starters like eggplant hummus with mint adjika and muhammara with artichoke, alongside main courses such as rigatoni with duck confit and char-grilled chicken. Desserts include Bisou honey cake, rounding out a dining experience that delivers both refined elegance and warm hospitality. This Ramadan offering at Bisou provides a journey of culinary delight, reflecting the venue's commitment to creating a space where tradition and taste converge in celebration of unity, friendship, and love.

Price: AED275 for three courses/AED295 for four courses
+971 4 575 3920
bisou.metafoodiesgroup.com

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Bushra

During Ramadan, Bushra at Grosvenor House Dubai offers a specially curated iftar menu each day from sunset onwards. Guests can break their fast with refreshing Ramadan drinks, dates, dried fruits, and laban. The menu features a wide selection of cold mezze like its signature fattoush salad and silky hummus Beiruti. The hot mezze options include Turkish pide and sujuk beef sausages, while the mains offer hearty dishes like mixed grills and lamb ouzi. For dessert, a variety of traditional Arabic and Turkish delights, fresh fruits, international sweets, cakes, and pastries are served, complementing the exquisite dining experience.

Price: AED280
+971 4 317 6556
www.bushra-dubai.com

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CLAP Dubai

Acclaimed for its modern Japanese cuisine, CLAP Dubai is offering a special iftar menu this Ramadan. The experience begins with a traditional selection of dates, dried fig, and apricot. It's followed by the refreshing miso soup with wakame, tofu, and spring onions, alongside edamame seasoned with sea salt. The sushi and salad segment features a shrimp tempura roll with spicy mayo and green asparagus, a shiitake mushroom roll, and a tomato burrata salad with shiso dressing. Main courses include CLAP chicken katsu with tonkatsu sauce, black cod miso, and a uniquely marinated lamb rack, all accompanied by spinach miso risotto with yuzu truffle dressing. The dining experience ends with pistachio-and-date profiteroles drizzled with warm orange chocolate sauce, combining traditional flavors with a modern twist.

Price: AED275
+971 4 569 3820
claprestaurant.com

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COYA

Celebrated Peruvian restaurant COYA offers a delicious iftar experience this Ramadan with an exclusive menu available daily from sunset. The four-course meal begins with traditional dates and guacamole, followed by a choice of two soups: sopa de legumbres or sopa de miso. A selection of starters such as alcachofas, maki roll de aguacate, and croquetas de lubina showcase the restaurant's culinary expertise. Main course options include pollo a la parrilla, costillas de res, and quinotto de cebada perlada. The meal concludes with a refreshing 'Purple Rain' drink and the pastel de datiles dessert, combining date cake with honeycomb ice cream, creatively fusing Peruvian flavors with an Arabian twist.

Price: AED295
+971 4 316 9600
coyarestaurant.com

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Ewaan

Ewaan at The Palace Downtown invites you to a sumptuous iftar every evening, in a setting enhanced by the melodies of an Arabic singer and the soulful sounds of an oud player. This traditional dining experience offers an extensive spread that embraces the spirit of togetherness. The buffet features Arabic bread, soul-warming soups, a variety of hot and cold mezze, a seafood counter, live culinary stations, and succulent meats from the grill. The menu also includes a range of Arabic, Indian, and international main courses. End the evening with a selection of tempting Ramadan desserts, accompanied by refreshing juices. This extraordinary feast at Ewaan caters to every palate, providing an enchanting journey through the culinary treasures of the Middle East and beyond, perfect for gathering with loved ones or for a corporate affair.

Price: AED295
+971 4 428 7961
www.addresshotels.com

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LPM Restaurant & Bar

Renowned for its French-Mediterranean cuisine, LPM Restaurant & Bar Dubai has prepared a special iftar menu to commemorate the holy month. It features a four-course meal that includes a weekly rotating selection of soups like butternut, cauliflower, or carrot and cumin. The starters, showcasing Mediterranean flavors, include dishes such as burrata with cherry tomatoes and basil, warm prawns, butter-bean dip with aioli and quinoa crisps, and salt-cod croquettes. Main courses are refreshed with options like homemade rigatoni pasta with pesto, Chilean bass, confit lamb shoulder, and the classic marinated baby chicken. Desserts, such as cassata with fresh raspberries and the iconic crème brûlée, offer a sweet conclusion. The dining experience is enhanced by mocktails like Limonade Noire and Berry Breeze, adding a refreshing touch.

Price: AED265
+971 4 439 0505
lpmrestaurants.com

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MINA Brasserie

Iftar at MINA Brasserie in the Four Seasons Hotel DIFC is a celebration of culinary fusion and historic traditions. Paying homage to Ziryab, a pioneering Islamic musician credited with inventing the three-course meal, MINA Brasserie offers a unique East-meets-West dining experience. The menu consists of eight special dishes that blend Middle Eastern culture with contemporary Western influences. Among its exquisite offerings are seared foie gras with hummus and herbed sea bass with couscous, all served as a three-course meal inclusive of Ramadan beverages.

Price: AED295
+971 4 506 0100
www.fourseasons.com

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Ninive

A top-notch destination for Middle Eastern and North African cuisine, Ninive has prepared an unmissable feast aptly titled 'Ramadan at Ninive Under the Stars'. This unique dining venue provides a space for reflection and community, set in an atmosphere reminiscent of One Thousand and One Nights. Guests are invited to enjoy a specially curated iftar menu featuring a selection of gastronomic delights. Post-iftar, the experience continues with suhoor, where guests can choose from an à la carte menu offering traditional dishes from the region. Enhancing the ambience, Ninive offers shisha and backgammon, creating a vibrant yet relaxed setting for creating cherished memories with friends and family.

Price: AED295
+971 4 326 6105
ninive.ae

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Rüya

Turkish restaurant Rüya promises a memorable iftar experience this Ramadan, taking its diners on an Anatolian culinary journey. The team has curated a sharing-style menu that begins with a variety of starters like soups, olives, dates, vegetarian cig köfte, and şiş tavuk kebap. For the main course, guests can choose from options like grilled sea bass, adana kebap, and mantarli keşkek. The meal concludes with Anatolian desserts such as güllaç and orange-and-almond revani, accompanied by Ramadan beverages, coffee, and a selection of teas. Set in a spacious interior with stunning terrace seating offering views of the Burj Al Arab, Rüya combines a lively atmosphere, warm hospitality, and exceptional Anatolian fare, making it an ideal place for gathering with loved ones.

Price: AED285
+971 4 218 0065
www.ruyarestaurants.com

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Suq

Iftar at Suq, Four Seasons Resort Dubai offers a reflective experience of community building and preserving connections. More than just breaking bread, it's also about breaking down barriers and maintaining traditions that have stood the test of time. Suq's culinary treasures are influenced by the vast expanse of Islamic geography, from the Gulf shores to Indonesia, and from Andalusia to Sicily. The chefs honor these traditions with a sumptuous buffet that is set to become a Dubai favorite. The iftar includes a buffet, Ramadan juices, Arabic coffee, and Moroccan tea, available to enjoy on the restaurant's terrace, which is reminiscent of a sultan's garden. The evening accompanied by relaxing music from a three-piece live band. 

Price: AED410
+971 4 270 7803
www.fourseasons.com

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Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah

This spring, Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah invites guests to a special iftar experience at the Mezzerie restaurant, showcasing a wide spread of Middle Eastern delicacies and Arabic sweets against the resort's luxurious setting. Embracing a "Green Ramadan" theme, the resort promotes sustainability by collaborating with the Dubai Food Bank for food donations, measuring food waste with Winnow, practicing plastic-free dining, and sourcing ingredients like lamb and vegetables from producers within a 50-kilometer radius. Guests can look forward to live-cooking stations with fresh cheese and zaatar saj, lamb ouzi, arabic mixed grill, along with seafood dishes, tagine, and mahashi, plus traditional favorites like lamb kofta bik saniyah and beef doud basha. The iftar is rounded off with a dessert spread featuring Umm Ali, kunafa, dark chocolate dates, luqaimat, and baklava, complemented by soft drinks and fresh fruit juices.

Price: AED260
+971 4 818 2222
www.hilton.com

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Zenon

Zenon presents an extraordinary iftar celebration this month, offering a curated menu blending Mediterranean flavors with Asian influences. Diners can expect a starter of nutrient-rich dates and olives, followed by traditional lentil or tofu soup and a selection of mezze or tomato salad. Main course options include kibbeh-bulgur with mince beef kofta, poached sea bass filet, burnt eggplant in a soy miso glaze with feta mousse, or a beğendi with milk-fed lamb stew. Dessert features a variety of pastries including baklava, kunafa, and kadaifi. Throughout the venue, guests can also enjoy mesmerizing AI artworks showcased on high-definition screens to enhance the dining experience. 

Price: AED295
+971 4 837 7222
zenonrestaurant.com

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Zest

One&Only The Palm introduces a special iftar offer at ZEST, perfect for family and friends to gather and create memorable moments. The seated iftar experience features a curated set menu with a variety of appetizers, mains, and desserts. Guests can start with soups like lentil or seasonal vegetable, followed by appetizers such as hummus, moutabbal, kibbeh, and tabouleh. Main course options include seabass sayadieh, chicken oriental rice, chicken tawouk, and beef kofta, while desserts like kallaj bel kochta, baklava, or fruit salad conclude the meal. This dining experience is further enriched with traditional Ramadan drinks like kamar el dine, jallab, and pine nuts, ensuring a joyful and reflective evening.

Price: AED285
+971 4 440 1010
www.oneandonlyresorts.com

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