If you love to dine out as much we do, here’s the roundup of August’s latest dining offers which include new brunches, menus, fun nights and opening of some new concept restaurants in the city. It is time to get this summer rolling with ample new dine-in options!
New healthy menu at ‘McGettigan’s JBR
This popular Irish pub in JBR has undergone a healthy meal, under 500 calories, makeover to serve its health conscious patrons. The new menu highlights include spicy corn and chicken chilli with 210 calories, warm quinoa salad with 330 Calories, smoked salmon with just 130 Calories along with express dishes for a quick lunch fix. Call 04-3182580.
Smoothies and Iced teas at Zest Cafe
Located in Holiday Inn Dubai Festival City, Zest Cafe offers an appetising range of smoothies and iced teas, including Glow a coconut water, seeded watermelon, pineapple and mango smoothie, Zeste a lemon grass, ginger, lemon zest and green tea infused beverage. 50% off on selected items from 5pm daily. Call 04-7011127.
Cherry Mondays, Al Mayass
Located in Sofitel Dubai Downtown, Al Mayass, the Armenian-Lebanese restaurant, is offering a new menu, the Cherry Mondays, with an overdose of in-season cherries- a staple in Armenian cuisine. The highlights include fattoush with a sweet cherry twist, kibbeh sajiyeh with cherry sauce, cherry ice cream and more. Call 04-3387772.
Tea Break in JLT
Tea lovers are in for a very pleasant surprise as Tea Break ventures into JLT. It is the first cafe in JLT that sells a karak tea for just Dhs 2 and zafrani tea for Dhs 5. The tiny cafe is located in cluster F and along with its range of teas, also serves tempting sandwiches, burgers, appetisers and other beverages.
Located in the Pullman, JLT, Manzoni re-opens its doors for a summer of exuberant Italian dining. The menu includes modern twist to Italian dishes and appetising bar bites from lunch until midnight. The venue gives foodies a place for a laid back social gathering with day-in-day-out offers and every Tuesday evening, the ladies are in for a treat for a “Mafiosa Night” Call 04-5671141.
New vegan menu at Ultra Brasserrie
Located in Emaar Square and Dubai Marina, the brasserie is offering a fresh menu for its vegan and vegetarian customers. The highlights include Ultra Vegan Burger consisting of a potato and pea patty; Wilted Wonders, meal packed with rich nutrients; ultra-power Grilled Tempeh Bowl packed with different fresh ingredients. Call 04-2775644.
Eid Al Adha at Meydan Hotel
The Meydan Hotel is offering an Arabic food feast with authentic Emirati and Middle Eastern flavoured dishes at Eid Al Adha breakfast, lunch and dinner at Farriers restaurant. Joining the celebrations, Japanese and Chinese restaurant, Shiba presents ‘Unlimited Sushi and Dim Sum feast’. That’s not all. Chinese Chef Bing Xia will be preparing delicious ‘Pecking Duck’, a dish from the imperial era. Call 04-3813111.
New Menu at Segreto
Segreto is serving up a special three-course menu this summer which features Italian classics such as mozzarella salad, mushroom risotto and panna cotta for only Dhs 150, making for the perfect purse friendly evening. Head here a little early for a pre-dinner snack and enjoy happy hours from 3-8pm. Call 04-4323232.
Indian Independence Day at Rang Mahal
This Indian restaurant in its tribute to the home country has introduced a special 4-course crafted menu to celebrate the 72nd Indian Independence Day that falls on August 15th. Each course is dedicated to the timeless heroes of Indian history. The set menu is priced at Dhs 275 per person and will be served from 10-31 August, 6pm to 11.30pm. Call 04-4143000.
Eid Al Adha at Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa
On 2nd & 3rd day of Eid Al Adha, the popular desert resort is giving special dining offers at its five restaurants Al Forsan, Masala, Al Sorab Rooftop Lounge, Le Dube and Al Hadheerah. Expect special dine-in menus, Aladdin Kids Club, upgraded lunch plans with pool access, modern and traditional entertainment shows and much more. Call 04-8096194.
Breakfast at At.mosphere, Burj Khalifa
The world’s highest restaurant has introduced brand new breakfast menu to be relished with panoramic views of Downtown Dubai. Priced at Dhs 342 (35% discount for residents), Decadence Menu includes organic 3 egg omelette, Scotch egg with ratatouille and braised lentils and much more. Call 04-8883828.
Limited Edition Shake at Black Tap
Black Tap is celebrating National S’mores Day by introducing its limited-edition Black Tap’s S’mores Shake. Black Tap has infused its famed ice-cream with a campfire marshmallow flavor, added some crisped s’mores, and topped it with whipped cream and a drizzle of chocolate syrup. The shake will be available in limited quantities from 10 to 12 August for Dhs 69. Call 04-422990.