Ditch the apron and the oven gloves and gear up for a jolly Christmas with these exciting celebratory feasts we have lined-up for you:
Luciano’s Habtoor Grand Beach Resort & Spa
Dine amongst the kitsch interior, or Al-Fresco under the palms, and enjoy dishes from their festive menu that combines a splendid selection of traditional Christmas favourites with an Italian twist. Treat yourself to their special tender turkey and the traditional Christmas trimmings. Priced at Dhs 199 per person including soft beverages and Dhs 299 per person with house beverages. Call 04-3995000
Christmas Eve Dinner at Hoi An, Shangri-La Hotel
Explore the unique flavours of Vietnam with a bespoke 7-course set menu. Delight in authentic dishes such as five spice Australian lamb chop with green asparagus, baby carrot and pineapple in a plum sauce and Vietnamese miso black code served with lobster and a warm Asian salad. Finish off the meal with a chestnut mille-feuille with red cherry ice cream. Prices start from Dhs 395 per person for food only. Call 04-4052703.
Traditional Festive Celebrations with a difference at Galvin Dubai
Patrons can embark on a joyful Christmas, reviving jaded palates with family over a festive-themed, three-course menu available. The traditionally British menu is executed with a chic European twist, offering a delicious choice between four mouth-watering starters, four main dishes and four desserts, including a celebratory glass of French bubbles. Priced at Dhs 295 per person. Call 04-5905444.
Christmas Eve at Teatro, Towers Rotana
Teatro will amaze you without having to see a show, its dramatic and warm ambiance coupled with its rich interiors with dark wooden tables with dimmed lighting proves for an unforgettable night-out. Celebrate Christmas with their festive a-la carte menu or 4-course menu dinner for Dhs 399 per person, inclusive of one bottle of grape, per couple. Call 04-3122202.
Christmas Eve Dinner at Fairmont Dubai
Celebrate Christmas Eve at the legendary Dubai steakhouse The Exchange Grill, with a sumptuous festive feast. Savour the holiday spirit with a three-course family-style set menu featuring specialities such as succulent cuts of prime beef, slow roasted turkey with honey carrots and parsnips, apricot and chestnut stuffing, duck fat potatoes, Brussels sprouts and cranberry sauce, served along a selection of refined vintages. Priced at Dhs 250 per person for food only. Call 04-3118559.
Under The Sun with Seagrill Restaurant and Lounge, Fairmont the Palm
Savor the flavors of the Mediterranean at Seagrill Restaurant and Lounge with a 3-course menu and refreshing drink. It’s the perfect place to celebrate while enjoying access to private beach and four temperature-controlled pools. Priced at Dhs 300 per person inclusive of pool & beach access and children between 6 - 12 years dine for Dhs 195 per child. Call 04-4573457.
Christmas Eve at Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach
The Festive season is in full swing and during Christmas Eve the delightful buffet will feature seasonal favourites as familiar as Christmas carols alongside delicious cuisine from France and around the globe. From 7pm to 11pm, priced at Dhs 245 for the soft drinks package, Dhs 345 for the house drinks package and Dhs 595 with bubbly. Call 04-4484848.