Continue the festivities with these fantastic Boxing Day Brunches in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Ingredients at Anantara Eastern Mangroves Abu Dhabi Hotel
Bask in a special holiday brunch from the Anantara culinary team featuring seasonal favourites and classic Christmas dishes. Expect laidback vibes on the terrace overlooking the mangroves with live music. Sunday 26 December, from 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 195 (soft beverages), AED 345 (house beverages).
The Retreat at The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa
Round up your mates and catch the Boxing Day games at The Retreat. Enjoy a relaxing afternoon with a traditional festive carvery and two pints, just as you would back home. Sunday 26 December, from 12pm to midnight. AED 145 per person.
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Gordon Ramsay Hell’s Kitchen Dubai at Caesars Palace Dubai
The Hell’s Kitchen Boxing Day Lunch at the FACT award-winning Hell’s Kitchen Dubai includes a traditional British Roast with a choice of turkey, roast beef, lamb, or a vegetarian twist on a classic, with the beetroot Wellington. Sunday 26 December, from 12:30pm to 3:30pm. AED 295 for adults and AED 125 for children.
Jumeirah Golf Estates
Gather your friends for a special Boxing Day Quiz at Jumeirah Golf Estates, hosted by community quizmaster Robert Duce. Guests are encouraged to bring their A-game for a friendly competition. Sunday 26 December, from 7pm. AED 165 (soft beverages), AED 345 (house beverages) and AED 95 (children under 12).
Spike Sports Bar & Terrace at Emirates Golf Club
Catch all the action from the day’s Premier League matches live. Boxing Day specials include an all-day happy hour and a plated roast for a wallet-friendly AED 80 per person. Sunday 26 December.
The Croft at Dubai Marriott Harbour Hotel & Suites
Wind down after Christmas with family and friends over a relaxed all-day roast. The traditional festive feast is accompanied by braised red cabbage, broccoli, heritage carrots, roast potatoes and a rich jus. The perfect antidote for those post-Christmas blues. Sunday 26 December, from 12pm to 11pm.AED 150 (food only).