Weekend brunches, Veganuary menus, supper clubs and more…
Friday 14 January 2022
Celebrate Veganuary at SUSHISAMBA Dubai
Made exclusively from organic vegetables and produce, Veganuary at SUSHISAMBA offers a remarkable culinary journey that detoxes and nourishes with a multi-sensorial experience set against the venues stunning 360-degree panoramic views. Highlights on the Veganuary menu include the Amazonia SAMBA Roll, made from cholesterol-reducing Shiitake mushroom and immunity-boosting ingredients such as Kabocha purée, okra, avocado and cucumber. Other unmissable vegan options include The Crispy Tofu Taquitos, which features spicy ginger soya, corn tortilla and sesame; Peruvian Corn salad, featuring grilled corn, sweet onions, red chilli and avocado, and the SAMBA Caesar Salad, made from basil miso, gem lettuce and basil cress.
Socialise at the GRAZE Supper Club at La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk
Start the weekend with an evening steak brunch full of flavour. Indulge in a delicious sharing feast of tasty appetisers, cuts of the finest Australian beef, a rich selection of desserts and refreshing beverages. The extensive menu includes favourites such as the chopped Graze salad, smoked brisket, short rib and tenderloin, as well as the restaurant’s signature mac and cheese. Fridays, from 7pm to 11pm. AED 199 (soft beverages), AED 299 (house beverages) and AED 399 (premium beverages).
Saturday 15 January 2022
Enjoy a relaxed Saturday Brunch at Isola
Isola’s brunch celebrates modern Italian fare and offers a three-course sharing menu. The experience begins with a selection of antipasti including Arancini, Vitello tonnato, and Carpaccio di Branzino. The secondi selection includes Isola’s hand-crafted spinach Ravioli served with ricotta and sage butter; veal sirloin with lemon sauce; and grilled sea bream layered in Sicilian dressing. The brunch concludes with quintessential Italian favourites such as Lemon Crème Brûlée and Profiteroles. Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 250 (soft beverages) and AED 375 (house beverages).
GO: Call 04 583 3124 for reservations and more information.
Sample the new vegan dishes at Cassette
To help inspire new resolutions, Cassette has introduced an array of vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free dishes to suit the ever-evolving needs of diners. For breakfast, diners can enjoy the Pitaya Bowl, vegan breakfast skillet or gluten and dairy-free vegan pancakes topped with fresh raspberries, raspberry compote, and coconut cream. Those visiting for lunch can choose from the wild mushroom quinotto or the lemony chickpea salad. Finally, those with a sweet tooth can tuck into a grand array of desserts, including the vegan chocolate mousse, the apple tartin, carrot cake and vegan lemon meringue. Available daily, from 8am to 6pm.
Sunday 16 January 2022
The Art Breakfast at Ula
Be inspired by the salty sea breeze and rustle of the palm trees to create something beautiful at Ula. Head to the chic Palm Jumeirah Beach club on Sunday mornings for breakfast and painting overlooking the ocean with a trained instructor. The earthy-chic venue has been designed with purpose and passion and features two dedicated bar areas, pool and beach seating, and al fresco and indoor dining complemented by an open kitchen. Sundays, from 9:30am. AED 200 (including the class, materials, breakfast and a hot drink).
The Social Sunday at Akira Back Dubai
The Social Sunday at Akira Back Dubai offers diners a relaxed way to end the weekend overlooking Burj Al Arab and the glistening waters of the Arabian Gulf. Hosted on the spacious alfresco terrace or within the chic and intimate confines of the restaurant, diners are invited to indulge in a choice of three starters, such as creamy spinach salad, eggplant miso, lobster tempura and the signature AB Tacos. Main courses invite foodies to select one sushi or sashimi dish and one main course, from options that include the famous miso black cod or 48-hour short rib served with root vegetables. The Sunday Social culminates with Harumaki or the spice souq for dessert. Sundays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 395 (soft beverages), AED 495 (house beverages) and AED 695 (bubbly).