The best culinary experiences you can have in Dubai this weekend.
Friday 25 November 2022
Enjoy unlimited sushi
Intersect by Lexus, the fine dining venue in DIFC, has launched Sushi Fridays, offering guests the opportunity to indulge in all-you-can-eat sushi. The menu features salmon, beef, ebi and tsukemono nigiri, in addition to a selection of signature maki rolls. A selection of beverages, including creative mocktails, Japanese Sencha green tea and crafted coffee, complements the food menu. Fridays from 7pm to 10pm. AED 150 (food only), AED 200 (soft beverages) and AED 250 (house beverages).
Visit a Bavarian Winterfest
Indulge in Bavarian beverages and delicious food, including warm pretzels and German sausages at 25hours Hotel One Central this weekend. With two packages to choose from, the Ernst Winterfest will offer two-hour beverage packages and special stalls. A traditional four-piece Bavarian band will provide the soundtrack in addition to live screenings of the World Cup. Available daily until 26 November. AED 250 (house spirits, bottled brews, and red and white grapes) or AED 350 (house spirits, draft brews, and red and white grapes).
Saturday 26 November 2022
Brunch in the clouds
Experience a brunch like no other at CÉ LA VI Dubai. The FACT Award-winning venue offers the ideal way to spend a Saturday afternoon with family and friends. Indulge in a sensational set menu while enjoying the breathtaking views of the Dubai skyline and the Burj Khalifa. This spectacular brunch is backed by alluring beats and live entertainment to ensure an afternoon of sky-high fun. Saturdays, from 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 390 (soft beevrages), AED 490 (house beverages) and AED 690 (champagne).
Attend a free yoga event
Yogis can unwind and practice hatha yoga event at Fairmont The Palm. Open to all, the free event is a relaxing way to move the body and challenge the body’s limitations whilst focusing on mindfulness. The afternoon includes a gentle hatha yoga session with Anna Krukovskaya to focus on mind, body, and breath, to enhance strength, flexibility, and balance. Saturday 26 November, from 4:30pm to 5:30pm.
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Sunday 27 November 2022
Have lunch at Dubai Harbour
Bar Du Port is now open for Sunday lunch, so you can relax and dine al fresco on the stunning terrace. The a la carte menu offers everything from freshly shucked French oysters to chicken paillard, seafood paella, 12-hour slow-cooked short ribs and wagyu tenderloin. Guests can also choose their catch of the day from the fresh seafood display. The chilled-out affair is perfect for friends and families with children. Sundays, from 1pm to 5pm.
Experience a lavish afternoon tea
The Parisian pastry boutique Margaux at Jumeirah Mina A’Salam unveiled a brand-new afternoon menu of delicate pastries and dainty savoury delights. Served in Al Samar Lounge, guests are invited to enjoy Parisian luxury with lobster rolls, artichoke tartes, pretzel pastrami, avocado toast and truffle Croque Monsieur. The gourmet experience also serves a selection of beautifully decorated pastries, including Madeleines, hazelnut Paris-Brest, chocolate Éclairs, Tarte Tropézienne and French raspberry tarte. Available daily, from 2:30pm to 6pm.