New restaurants, culinary masterclasses and brunches guarantee new Abu Dhabi food adventures this week.
Sunday 19 September 2021
Ladies Night at Stars ’N’ Bars, Yas Marina
Ladies in the capital are encouraged to get their glam on for the Real Housewives of Abu Dhabi Ladies Night at the vibrant Yas Marina sports bar. Ladies will be treated to a complimentary bottle of bubbly upon the purchase of a glass. Sundays, from 7pm to 9pm.
GO: Call 02 565 0101 for reservations and more information.
Monday 20 September 2021
Enjoy an authentic taste of Italy at Antonia, Mamsha Al Saadiyat
Now open in the heart of Saadiyat Island, Antonia brings an authentic Italian dining experience from the streets of Rome to the Arabian Gulf. Hailing from Rome, Antonia’s gourmet pizza slices are baked in rectangular trays, loaded with delicious toppings, displayed on the counter and sold by the square, half-tray or full-tray. The concept, driven by Chef and Restaurant Owner, Simone Federici also features a series of promotions, including ‘Vongole Mondays’, where you can enjoy a plate of Spaghetti with fresh clams for AED 95.
GO: Visit www.antoniarestaurant.com/ for reservations and more information.
Tuesday 21 September 2021
Go Vegan at Panache Pool Bar, Al Wathba, A Luxury Collection Desert Resort & Spa
Providing sun seekers with the opportunity to enjoy a healthy lunch or wholesome nibble surrounded by palm trees and views of the Al Wathba desert, the new range of vegan dishes are served alongside the existing à la carte menu. The light, Asian-inspired tofu poke bowl is perfect after a refreshing dip, while the hearty plant-based burger is ideal for fuelling a busy day of desert adventures.
GO: Email email@example.com or call 02 204 4444 for reservations and more information.
Wednesday 22 September 2021
Meet Up at Sorso, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal
A memorable evening awaits at chic bar Sorso, located off the grand lobby at The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi Grand Canal. Enjoy unlimited house beverages with your nearest and dearest while enjoying the sophisticated surrounds of this intimate venue. Wednesdays, from 6pm to 10pm. AED 199 per person.
Thursday 23 September 2021
Visit the new Black Tap at Mamsha Al Saadiyat
Black Tap, the cult New York burger and milkshake joint, has opened its newest venue on Saadiyat Island, offering a casual dining experience with stunning sea views. With a selection of moreish burgers and internet-breaking CrazyShakes, the Mamsha Al Saadiyat branch is also the brands first licensed premises in the capital. Chicken, beef, vegetarian and vegan, Black Tap has the patty for everyone!
GO: Visit www.blacktap.com for reservations and more information.
Friday 24 September 2021
Friday Family Brunch at Nahaam, Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers
Nahaam’s Friday Family Brunch is a beloved favourite for Abu Dhabi residents and visitors to the capital. Nahaam offers an impressive selection of food from around the world, complemented by free-flowing drinks and views of Abu Dhabi’s glistening coastline. With something to suit every taste, Nahaam expertly caters to seafood lovers, meat-eaters, pizza fans and vegetarians, while dessert stations provide the ultimate sweet finish. Fridays, from 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 370 (soft beverages), AED 495 (house beverages), AED 625 (premium beverages) and AED 695 (bubbles).
Saturday 25 September 2021
Embark on a culinary masterclass at Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi, The St. Regis Saadiyat Island Resort
Food connoisseurs are invited to spend a relaxing afternoon taking in the beachfront views and learning how to make one of Buddha-Bar Beach Abu Dhabi’s signature dishes, plus one of its most refreshing beverages. Following the masterclass, participants can also take a seat and enjoy a three-course lunch, served in typical Buddha-Bar style and class. Exclusively for the occasion, Chef Renzo has prepared a special step-by-step demonstration of his flavour-packed Peruvian prawn causa with sriracha golf sauce. Saturday 25 September, from 1pm. AED 225 per person.