With the long UAE National Day weekend starting on Wednesday, 1 December, get ready to participate in all the festivities, fun and excitement that Dubai has to offer. With so much free time on hand, what better way to spend the holiday than in delighting in a range of special dining treats for National Day, from discounts, new menus and a lot more at various restaurants.
Rose Olive Oil Cake at LDC Kitchen + Coffee
To celebrate UAE National Day, LDC Kitchen + Coffee at One JLT is offering diners a spin on its Tuscan Olive Oil cake with a decedent Rose Olive Oil cake. Made with rose water blended in, the cake has floral notes as well as a fruity flavour brought out by the olive oil. The cake retails for Dhs 140.
Raging Rib with SLAW and CarniStore
Slaw at Jumeirah 1 has teamed up with CarniStore, a homegrown butchery and smokehouse, to release new themed burgers every week till 3 December. The final burger in the series called the Raging Rib, available till 3 December, is definitely one to try out. Made with a premium carni rib bone, topped with American cheese, a beef patty, onion pickles, dill pickles, raspberry chipotle sauce, fried whole jalapeno and served in a potato bun. The burger is priced at Dhs 99.
Sundown Brunch at Seven Sisters
As it has been three years since the popular Sundown Brunch at Seven Sisters at JW Marriott Marquis was launched, celebrate the brunch in an exciting way. Delight in delicious dishes including miso eggplant, prawn tacos, beef sliders, sushi and more while watching the sunset at the Dubai Canal, while dancing to the tunes of DJ Devon Kosoko and DJ Skinny Loop. The brunch will be held on 3 December from 3pm to 7pm and will have prices starting from Dhs 199.
Complimentary Dessert at Bombay Borough
Bombay Borough in DIFC is offering a special and complimentary treat to the first 50 diners at the restaurant during the UAE 50. The first 50 customers will get a free Amritsari Kulfi, and the offer is valid from 2 to 4 December.
Rudolph Burger at Slaw
Enjoy a delicious turkey seasonal burger available throughout the month of December at Slaw at Jumeirah 1. The Rudolph burger is made with a layer of turkey bacon covered in oh yeah sauce along with deep-fried turkey breast with chunky dijon cranberry sauce and green Rocca leaves, served together in a crimson brioche potato bun. The burger is priced at Dhs 55 and can be enjoyed with a refreshing glass of cranberry lemonade.
Dimsum Platter at Jade Dubai
Jade Dubai at Al Wasl Centre in celebration of the UAE golden jubilee, has created a special dimsum platter in the colours of the flag. The green is a vegetarian dimsum, white is a seafood dimsum, black is made with mushrooms and red is made with chicken. The unlimited platter will be available till 7 December and is priced at Dhs 50.
National Day Celebrations at Lapita
During a stay at Lapita Hotel at Dubai Parks and Resorts on 2 December, be a part of the cake cutting ceremony during breakfast. From 12pm to 2pm guests can enjoy delicious Emirati sweets like Luqaimat followed by a special performance by an Emirati band at the lobby.
Kids Menu at Kojaki
Kojaki at Expo 2020 Dubai is set to offer little diners with a delicious menu at the amazing Asian restaurant. Kids can enjoy dishes including mac n cheese, ice cream, Korean fried chicken and more. Dishes are priced from Dhs 25.
50% Off at Farzi Cafe
Farzi Cafe at City Walk and Mall of the Emirates is celebrating UAE 50th by offering all diners 50% off their bill from 2 to 9 December. Visitors on 2 December can also enjoy a special motichoor ladoo rabri parfait dessert served in a chocolate dome and topped with colours to represent the UAE flag. Dessert is priced at Dhs 36.
Complimentary Puff Pastry at Asador de Aranda
Spanish restaurant, Asador de Aranda at Address Downtown is serving guests a scrumptious puff pastry filled with custard and chantilly cream for free, to all those that dine at the restaurant on 2 December.
Sea to Table Experience at Blue Seafood Asia
Blue Seafood Asia in DIFC has opened offer diners a sea to table experience. Delight in Asian cuisine with delicious dishes including pan-fried crab cake, prawn nori tempura, tom yum and dumplings, pad Thai noodles, mixed mushroom stir fry and more.
Breakfast at Boardwalk
Every Friday and Saturday, start your weekend right with a delicious breakfast meal at Boardwalk at Dubai Creek Resort. Enjoy dishes like salmon and asparagus toast, poached egg, avocado and feta cheese toast and more. Prices for the meal start at Dhs 98.
Sourdough Donuts at Here-O
Delight in scrumptious sourdough donuts from Here-O Donuts. Made with local and international ingredients, the delicious donuts come in various flavours including cinnamon, jam, chocolate, matcha, vanilla and more. The donuts also include vegan options and are now available for order, online.
Rooftop Restaurant at Dawat
Enjoy the amazing weather as well as mouthwatering food at the new rooftop and fine-dining restaurant at Dawat at the Pakistan Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. Relish in the delicious flavours of Pakistani food with dishes including biryani, chicken handi, beef nihari, mutton karahi, mughlai handi and more.
Cheese Boards at Couqley French Bistro and Bar
Couqley French Bistro and Bar at Cluster A in JLT is offering cheese lovers a fun event to create their own cheese board. Every Friday from 6pm to 11.30pm, individuals can pick between options of 3, 5 and 7 cheese options that are accompanied by raspberry jam, candied walnuts, fresh figs, grapes and crackers. The prices for the cheese boards start at Dhs 99.
Emirati Dinner at Palmito Garden
Celebrate 50 years of the UAE with a delightful Emirati dinner at Palmito Garden at JA The Resort. On 2 December from 6.30pm to 10pm, guests can enjoy National Day celebrations including live entertainment, activities, firework shows, traditional food and more. Relish in traditional cooking made by locals from seven Emirates with dishes including khameer, ligamat, ouzi, manakish, shawarma and more. Prices start at Dhs 225 per person.
Oman Chips Dosa at Yummy Dosa
Yummy Dosa in Karama and Discovery Gardens is offering diners with a National Day special called the Oman Chips Dosa. The dosa is made with green chutney, vegetables, cheese and Oman chips and is priced at Dhs 28.
04-8767982 for Karama and 04-3426332 for Discovery Gardens
Beach BBQ at DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach
DoubleTree by Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach is celebrating National Day on 2 December from 7pm to 11pm with a big UAE birthday beach barbeque. Delight in local delicacies including burrata, oysters, flowing starters, live grills and desserts. Guests can also enjoy music to keep you dancing as well as watching the fireworks, lighting up the sky. Prices start at Dhs 189.
Free Dessert at Marea
Marea at DIFC is set to celebrate National Day by offering free dessert in the colours of the UAE flag. The baked chocolate almond tart is made with caramelised hazelnut filling and white chocolate creameux. The dessert is available during lunch and dinner.
Festive Boxes from MyGovindas
Delight in delicious Indian sweets made in celebration of the UAE's 50th National Day at MyGovindas. The box is available with for assortments of sweets made in a custom box in the UAE flag colours and covered in gold foil. Additionally, gold embellished dates are available and are priced at Dhs 135 with exotic dates, priced at Dhs 35. The boxes are available in store, online or on Noon Food, Zomato, Deliveroo and Careem.