Weekend brunches and festive celebrations are the best dining deals available in the capital this weekend!
Thursday 16 December 2021
The Naughty List – A Festive Menu by Izu Burger
A new tradition for the holiday season, diners can pull Chef Izu’s Christmas Crackers and enjoy the Izu Potato Bun Burger, Milk Baguette and the infamous Izu Fries. Handmade by Chef Izu, Izu Burgers are filled with layers of tender meat stacked with melted cheese and signature sauce for a unique, succulent flavour. The ultimate order for an evening with family and loved ones or a lunch with friends and colleagues, The Naughty List by Izu Burger provides love and cheer – no matter how you behaved this year.
GO: Visit www.deliveroo.ae for orders and more information.
Festive Afternoon Tea at Al Meylas, Four Seasons Hotel Abu Dhabi at Al Maryah Island
Sugar, spice, and everything nice are available on the festive afternoon tea menu at Al Meylas. Executive Chef Christian Buenrostro’s seasonal offering comes from a sweet and savoury selection of homemade treats. These include beetroot cured salmon with multigrain bread, wild truffle and mushroom tart, and a mini Yule log with yuzu and candied mango. Available daily from 8 to 31 December, from 3pm to 7pm. AED 250 net per couple.
GO: Call 02 333 2444 for reservations and more information.
Friday 17 December 2021
Lindt Chocolate Brunch Nahaam at Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers
Nahaam brings together a feast of flavours in collaboration with Lindt chocolates, featuring international delicacies and free-flowing beverages to get adults and kids into the festive spirit. Kids will also be able to join chocolate making classes, while adults can enjoy free-flow beverages. Fridays, from 12.30pm to 4pm. AED 370 (soft beverages), AED 495 (house beverages), AED 625 (premium grapes) and AED 695 (bubbles).
GO: Call 02 811 5666 for reservations and more information.
Enjoy a Latin American brunch at VaKaVa
The Trip at VaKaVa Brunch invites guests to embark on an epicurean experience. The table-service experience features a selection of hot and cold starters followed by a choice of signature mains before ending with a classic dessert. The menu features guacamole, scallop tiradito, beef filet anticucho and wild mushroom coca flatbread to start. Straight from the grill, the mains will be a choice of striploin steak topped with chimichurri or sea bass infused with lemongrass, ginger and miso. Those with a sweet tooth will delight in ending their meal with La Bomba, an indulgent package concealing an explosion of flavours. Fridays from 2pm to 5pm. AED 295 (soft beverages) and AED 495 (house beverages).
Saturday 18 November 2021
Saturday Yum Cha Brunch at Dai Pai Dong
Savour Chinese specialities such as homemade noodles, dim sum and barbecued meats within a Chinese-inspired and atmosphere. Enjoy a decidedly different brunch with the ‘Yum Cha’ Dim Sum Brunch on Saturdays and experience a selection of delectable dumplings, roasted meats and desserts. Saturdays, from 12pm to 9pm (three-hour package). AED 298 (soft beverages) and AED 428 (house beverages).
Viaggio in Italia Saturday Brunch at Cafe Milano
Wind down your weekend with a menu of authentic Italian specialities handcrafted by Restaurant Chef Delfino Chiarello. Tuck into a spread of traditional antipasti, pizza Toscana and homemade Agnolotti stuffed with ricotta and pumpkin. Main courses range from pan-roasted salmon to Australian lamb rump. To finish, there will be homemade tiramisu and panna cotta. Saturdays, from 12pm to 4pm. AED 245 (food only) and AED 325 (house beverages).
GO: Call 02 333 2222 for reservations and more information.