Weekend breakfasts, brunches and live music are all on the agenda for a memorable weekend in Dubai.
Thursday 27 May 2021
Enjoy an authentic Thai Experience at Thiptara, Palace Downtown
Thiptara evokes the mystery and intrigue of Thailand, serving traditional Royal Thai cuisine with an emphasis on Bangkok-style seafood. The venue lives up to its name, which means ‘magic at the water’, by offering enchanting dining experiences, authentic ambience and mesmerising surroundings overlooking Burj Lake. Thursdays, from 6pm to 11:30pm. AED 295 (soft beverages) and AED 395 (house beverages).
The Retox Weekender at Vida Umm Al Quwain Beach Resort
The weekend fit-cation in collaboration with BARE DXB starts with a poolside mixer, a classic BARE workout and a beachfront dinner on the first day. You’ll be up early on the Friday for sunrise and a 7am workout, followed by a day at leisure to hit the beach enjoy the resort facilities. The Friday evening is likely to be the highlight of the trip with the infamous ‘BARE NIGHT OUT.’ While the final day will be at your leisure to recharge. AED 2,950 for a double room (AED 1,475 per person) or AED 2,050 for single occupancy, including a two-night stay, daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, plus BARE DXB workouts.
GO: Visit www.lightcommune.com for reservations and more information.
Friday 28 May 2021
Bull & Bear at Waldorf Astoria DIFC – The Bull Of Wall Street Brunch
Tipping its hat to the fun-loving traders from the ’80s and ’90s, diners can expect top-notch fun, food and surprises. The live house band will perform classic covers while brunch-goers enjoy a selection of signature dishes such as Alligator Pear, Wagyu Beef Tartare, Beef Rossini, Prawn Cocktail and a delectable dessert selection and the infamous Jackpot. Fridays, from 1pm to 5pm. AED 290 (soft beverages), AED 450 (house beverages) and AED 750 (Champagne).
Roberto’s Dubai at DIFC – Roberto’s Weekend Brunch
The chic weekend rendezvous promises modern Italian cuisine, striking interiors and pulsating entertainment from a live DJ. Offering a three-course gastronomic extravaganza, guests will be served a selection of antipasti including Tuna Tartare, Burrata and Slow Roasted Octopus in addition to pasta dishes. For the main event, diners can choose from a selection of seafood and meat dishes such as Wagyu Tagliata and Oven-Baked Seabass in Sea Salt Crust. Ending the meal on a sweet high is a sharing plate of desserts including Tiramisu, La Mela and Lemon e Lemon. Fridays and Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 295 (soft beverages), AED 445 (house beverages) and AED 695 (sparkling).
Saturday 29 May 2021
Breakfast for champions at La Tablita, Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights
The popular Mexican sport close to Dubai Creek has launched its first breakfast menu. Pair your Spanish Latte with Chilaquiles (crispy corn tortilla served with fried eggs) or Mexican Flat Bread along with breakfast classics such as Eggs Benedict and Scrambled Eggs. Saturdays, from 9am to 1pm.
Cubache at Q’s Bar & Lounge, Palazzo Versace Dubai
Relive the musical golden age of Cuba with a homegrown Cuban ensemble playing addictive Latin and afro-soul rhythms. Led by a young aspiring Cuban singer Lisandra, Cubache now takes centre stage at Palazzo Versace Dubai’s live music venue. Thursdays and Saturdays, from 7pm to 1am. AED 250 per person minimum spend.