These FACT-recommended brunches will take you from Friday to Sunday in style.
Dubai has gained a well-deserved reputation for its opulent dining culture, with weekend brunches stealing the show. From themed gastronomic adventures to live performances and generous libations, these new brunches in Dubai offer a haven for culinary connoisseurs in pursuit of luxury and entertainment.
Address Fountain Views
Experience the new Twilight Brunch at The Restaurant inside Address Fountain Views. Set against the backdrop of the Burj Khalifa and the serene infinity pool, enjoy an evening buffet while being serenaded by the soulful tunes of a saxophonist and live duo. The feast includes marinated artichoke with halloumi, poached pear with blue cheese salad, saj manakish, lamb ouzi, and roasted tomahawk from the grill. Brunch ends on a sweet note with Madagascan vanilla mille-feuille, black sea salt caramel éclairs and a white chocolate fountain. Saturdays, from 6:30pm to 11pm. AED 285 (soft beverages) and AED 385 (house beverages and bubbly).
Virgin Izakaya introduces an exhilarating culinary experience with the Fortune Omakase Brunch, which blends traditional and contemporary Japanese flavours. During the brunch, guests can try their luck with the claw machine, grabbing fortune cookies full of surprises such as designer handbags, keychains, and complimentary brunches. The brunch menu includes avocado salad, chicken and shrimp popcorn, edamame and a chef’s omakase platter teeming with sashimi, nigiri, and rolls. Saturdays, from 12pm to 5pm. AED 275 (two hour package).
GO: Visit www.virginizakaya-dxb.com for reservations and more information.
Journey to the heart of Lebanon every with the Cedar Brunch at Al Nafoorah. The restaurant is located within Jumeirah Al Qas, inviting guests to savour a nostalgic brunch anchored around authentic Lebanese flavours and soulful melodies. Dishes on offer include mezzeh, Mediterranean sea bass Sayadieh, grilled shrimp with saffron rice, mixed grills, and Maghmour with tomato sauce. Brunch concludes with rich Madlouka, cheese kunafa, or a Lebanese fruit platter. Sundays from 1pm to 4pm. AED 350 (soft beverages), AED 450 (house beverages), AED 550 (premium beverages) and AED 175 (children aged five to 12 years).
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar
FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar at Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Waterfront, has launched a new brunch anchored around fantastic food and exhilarating entertainment. The Deep South Social Brunch features an array of cold and hot plates, sumptuous seafood, and an al fresco live-fire BBQ experience. Expect everything from wood-fired Wagyu Rib Eye to seafood towers laden with chilled prawns, Dibba Bay oysters and mussels. Saturdays, from 12:30pm to 4pm. AED 250 (soft beverages), AED 350 (house beverages) and AED 495 (premium beverages).
Celebrate the weekend in style with the OISHII Brunch at the Japanese restaurant Hidemasa. Expect a blend of Japanese flavours, culture, and entertainment from chef Hidemasa Yamamoto, a maestro in the art of Japanese cuisine who served numerous American presidents while stationed at Washington’s Ritz-Carlton Hotel. Saturdays, from 1pm to 5pm. AED 299 (soft beverages), AED 499 (house beverages), AED 599 (sparkling beverages) and AED 699 (Champagne).
GO: Call 04 250 9459 for reservations and more information.
MASTI at The Dubai Edition is set to elevate your weekends with its new Desi Brunch. The three-course meal features Spinach and Kale Leaves Chaat, Panipuri filled with spiced mashed potatoes and coriander-tamarind water, Mysore Masala Dosa and the Pindi Chana-Kulcha. Satisfying your sweet tooth, desserts include hot Gulab Jamuns served with vanilla ice cream, peanut butter kulfi accompanied by caramel basundi and sea salt, and chocolate cream brulee paired with chocolate custard and fresh berries. Sundays from 1pm to 5pm. AED 250 (soft beverages) and AED 399 (house beverages).
GO: Visit www.mastidubai.com for reservations and more information.
Nestled within the Four Seasons Hotel Dubai International Financial Centre, MINA Brasserie invites you to experience the Urban Chic Brunch – a harmonious fusion of exquisite cuisine, captivating cocktails, and the melodic tunes of a live jazz duo. Embark on a gastronomic adventure that includes a sumptuous seafood tower, a velvety and truffle-infused gratinée, tantalizing steak tartare, indulgent crab spaghetti, the iconic MINA signature steak, and flawlessly roasted Seabass. The culinary journey culminates in a spectacular presentation of innovative desserts, featuring a luxuriously rich chocolate soufflé, a delightful Basque cheesecake, refreshing sorbets, and the irresistible banana tarte tatin crafted by Michael Mina himself. Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 320 (soft beverages), AED 520 (house beverages) and AED 720 (Champagne).
GO: Visit www.fourseasons.com for reservations and more information.
Prepare to take your Saturdays to new heights with the Rise Brunch at NONYA on the 44th floor of Taj Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers. Tuck into an array of Pan Asian delicacies served to your table alongside live cooking stations, a dim sum trolley and a doughnut wall. Elevating the experience, the brunch also offers several cocktail stations. Saturdays, from 2pm to 5pm. AED 299 (soft beverages), AED 349 (house beverages), AED 449 (premium beverages) and AED 575 (Champagne)
GO: Visit www.risebrunchdxb.com for reservations and more information.
Massimo Bottura’s FACT Award winning Torno Subito is taking its Saturday brunch experience up a notch with Sabato in Riviera. Immerse yourself in the spirit of “Live La Dolce Vita” at the Italian Riviera-inspired venue while tucking into exquisite Italian culinary delights and refreshing beverages. Saturdays from 1pm to 4pm. AED 325 (soft beverages), AED 425 (house beverages), AED 525 (Prosecco) and AED 725 (French sparkling).
With just 50 guests each weekend, the new Carnaval Brunch at 53 Dubai promises an immersive celebration that will sweep you off your feet. Expect captivating entertainment, free-flowing beverages and a meticulously crafted menu. Inspired by the cultural tapestry of Brazil and beyond this brunch will keep your spirits soaring with a live singer, live band, and a DJ. Saturdays, from 2pm to 5pm. AED 400 (house beverages) and AED 750 AED (premium beverages).
GO: Call 056 253 5353 for reservations and more information.
Get ready to tantalise your taste buds with a flavour-filled extravaganza at the fresh Flocktail Brunch at Black Flamingo. With a menu boasting more than 20 delectable dishes, guests are in for an authentic experience of Caribbean-inspired cuisine. Located at Palm West Beach, Black Flamingo whisks you away to a state of mind that mirrors the dynamic energy of Miami. Sundays, from 3pm to 7pm. AED 199 (soft beverages), AED 299 (house beverages) and AED 399 (premium beverages).
Peruvian-Japanese restaurant CLAY is now home to The Nikkei Brunch. Set against the backdrop of Bluewaters Island, the feast unfolds with hot and cold starters, followed by the choice of a main course and a delightful assortment of desserts. From the delectable Uramaki and the artful Tiradito to the invigorating Sea Bream Ceviche, every dish harmoniously blends Japanese and Peruvian elements, leaving palates both delighted and satiated. CLAY’s resident DJ will elevate the experience with captivating house melodies. Saturdays from 1pm to 4pm. AED 499 (soft beverages), AED 599 (house beverages) and AED 699 (sparkling).
GO: Visit www.clayrestaurants.com for reservations and more information.
Renowned celebrity chef Alvin Leung, the creative force behind Demon Duck at Caesars Palace Dubai, proudly introduces his latest culinary creation: the Demon Summer Brunch. This exceptional brunch experience is a testament to his innovative reinterpretation of Asian classics. The menu is an exquisite journey featuring dishes such as Chop Chop Suey, Minced Beef Gyoza, and Shrimp Gao, each carefully crafted to tantalize your taste buds. For those seeking an extraordinary upgrade, indulge in the Slow-Roasted Whole Demon Duck, available for an additional AED 400. Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. Prices from AED 299 per person.
GO: Visit www.caesars.com for more information.
Reef & Beef
Nestled in the heart of Downtown Dubai, the newly opened Reef & Beef is a true haven for lovers of fine steaks. Against the breathtaking backdrop of the Burj Khalifa, prepare to immerse yourself in a sumptuous sharing-style brunch. The culinary journey unfolds with a tempting array of dishes, including succulent Dibba Bay Oysters, velvety Burrata, zesty Steak Tartar, Australian Tenderloin, Grilled Whole Baby Chicken, and Chargrilled Sea Bream. The brunch culminates in grand style with the unveiling of an exquisite Grand Dessert Platter, ensuring an unforgettable dining experience. Saturdays, from 1pm to 4pm. AED 295 (soft beverages, AED 395 (house beverages) and AED 595 (premium beverages).
GO: Visit https://reefandbeef.ae for reservations and more information.
Crafted from locally sourced ingredients, brunch at The Coterie boasts a menu of pub classics such as fish and chips, glazed chicken poppers, grain-fed steak tartare, and Marmite-infused roasties paired with handcrafted cocktails and an array of refreshing beverages. Live music will enhance the brunch experience, as will the 19 high-definition screens showcasing virtual horse races. In the brunch package, guests receive tokens to partake in the exhilarating “dine and win” excitement. For families with children, there’s a delightful option to venture downstairs and explore the amenities at Precision Football, ensuring that everyone enjoys a memorable time. Saturdays from 1pm to 4:30pm. AED 225 (soft beverages, AED 325 (house beverages) and AED 395 (sparkling and selected signature cocktails).
GO: Visit https://coteriegroup.com for reservations and more information.
Every Sunday, La Niña undergoes a remarkable transformation into a culinary paradise, presenting a brunch package that promises three hours of pure indulgence. Immerse yourself in the lively ambience as you embark on a journey through the vibrant flavours of Modern Iberian Latino cuisine. Discover an array of delightful offerings, including Olivas Marinadas, Tacos de Camarones, Gambas Al Ajillo, and an enticing selection of other mouthwatering options. It’s a Sunday brunch experience that will transport your taste buds to the heart of culinary excellence. Sundays, from 12pm to 4pm. AED 395 (soft beverages), AED 525 (house beverages) and AED 725 (premium beverages).
GO: Visit www.laninarestaurant.com for reservations and more information.