Dubai is the hub for all things food, with a multitude of dining options available as well as an increase in unique food concepts and restaurants with Expo 2020. From Navaratri dining to celebrating Canadian thanksgiving, here are some fun dining offers to check out.
SHI at Bluewaters Island has opened its doors to the public and is set to offer guests with innovative Chinese food experiences. The new restaurant and lounge will feature stunning views of the Ain Dubai and will be run by Chef Li Yuan Hui and a team of Chinese culinary professionals. Delight in a delicious menu of peking duck, dumplings, sanpei chicken and more.
Celebrity Chef Series
JW Marriott Marquis Dubai is bringing back the Celebrity Chef Series this October. The series will run from 12 to 15 October and will feature Chef Jord Althuizen, world barbeque champion from the Netherlands and Chef Reuben Riffle, celebrity TV chef and restaurateur from South Africa going head to head in Battle Of The Chefs.
- Serving signature meals on 12 October, Chef Jord will offer a four-course meal at Prime68 with prices set at Dhs 395 and Chef Reuben will serve a three-course meal at Rang Mahal for Dhs 295.
- On 13 October, delight in a cook-off at Rang Mahal between Chef Jord and Chef Reuben for Dhs 425 with a six-course meal.
- Chef Reuben will offer his signature dishes as a five-course meal at Prime68 on 14 October along with Ken Forrester's grape beverages for Dhs 650.
- On 15 October, brunch will be back in session with Chef Jord serving delicious barbeque dishes at Bridgewater's Backyard brunch for prices starting at Dhs 195. Chef Reuben will serve his take on the signatures at Prime68, with prices starting from Dhs 295.
Pancakes At Eggspectation
On 11 October, to celebrate Canadian Thanksgiving, Eggspectation at JBR is offering diners complimentary signature pancakes on purchase of a main dish. Customers can enjoy digging into a cranberry, mascarpone and maple stack.
Complimentary Dish At Old Castello Jumeirah
Old Castello Jumeirah, the Indian and Arabic restaurant, located behind Jumeirah Plaza is offering diners with a pass to Expo 2020, a complimentary dish. The Expo themed amuse bouche will feature a cheese ball platter with multicoloured chips to represent the different nationalities and will be set up to look like the Expo 2020 logo.
Navaratri Special At The Yellow Chilli
The Yellow Chilli at JLT and Burjaman are offering a Navaratri special with a limited edition thali. The thali is available till 15 October and will be priced at Dhs 49 for 10 seasonal dishes including paneer kaju tamater, betroot raita, aloo tamater ke sabji and more.
New Stuffed Crust Options At Pizza Hut
In celebration of 25 years since the launch of the stuffed crust at Pizza Hut, all locations of Pizza Hut will offer two new versions of the stuffed crust for a limited time. Available till 20 December, the new stuffed crust versions are available in chicken kebab stuffed crust and garlic stuffed crust and will cater to both non-vegetarians and vegetarians.
New Eggiterian Cafe Opens
A new Eggiterian Cafe cafe has opened at Jumeirah Lake Towers and will offer diners with over 100 different egg dishes. The cafe will offer an Indian and Continental menu consisting of only egg and vegetables with dishes including egg dum biryani, egg garlic rice, Indian masala omelette, egg soup and more.
Roast Turkey At Couqley French Bistro and Bar
Couqley French Bistro and Bar at Jumeriah Lake Towers is celebrating Canadian Thanksgiving with a roast turkey. The turkey is stuffed with wild mushrooms and is available for dine-in or takeaway.
The Gipsy's Performance At Trader Vic's JBR
Trader Vic's JBR at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah will host the popular Flamenco band, The Gypsy's from 14 to 16 October. The group will perform at evening shows from 8pm to 2am as well as at the cheeky tiki brunch on 15 October from 1pm to 4pm. Dance to the amazing music while relishing in the delicious dishes including chicken chow mein, jalapeno cheese balls and more.
Navaratri Menu At Sthan Dubai
Till 15 October, Sthan Dubai at Al Karama is offering diners with a Navaratri menu. Delight in dishes including jalebi chat, Kashmiri kofta, Kadadk palak chat and more. For a choice in a starter, main and dessert, the meal is priced at Dhs 49.
Mystery Nights At The Pangolin
James Fabulous, the world-famous illusionist will be taking over The Pangolin at Sports City and will get the crowd involved in the mysterious world of magic on 13 October and 4 November. Delight in a captivating show as well as get a starter, a main and three drinks for Dhs 249. The show will begin at 8pm.
Canadian Thanksgiving At Weslodge Saloon
In celebration of Canadian Thanksgiving Day on 11 October, Weslodge Saloon at JW Marriot Marquis Hotel is offering guests with a four-course meal, priced at Dhs 225 per person. The meal includes a pumpkin soup, Weslodge burrata and truffle, turkey roulade and breast with trimmings and a dessert platter.
Revamped Friday Brunch At Zoco
Zoco, the Mexican and Latin American diner is offering diners with a delightful Arriba Arriba brunch every Friday, from 12.30pm to 4pm. Delight in multiple live stations including a salad bar, a soup station, a cold station with guacamole or ceviche, a hot station serving chicken, beef and vegetarian tacos and more. Dance with the in-house DJ spinning tracks while the children have fun at a kids area. Prices start at Dhs 225, with the meal for kids aged 7 to 12 years old priced at Dhs 110 and kids 6 and under, eating for free.