A Fine Selection Of Places To Break Your Fast During Ramadan

With Ramadan approaching over the horizon, the spiritual and togetherness grows fonder. The gatherings become more frequent, and awaiting for Iftar and Suhoor becomes a joyous occasion. The dining options are endless within UAE, catering to every taste palate.

We have compiled a fine selection of  restaurants for you to choose from for your gorgeous gatherings this holy season.

Fairuz Fairmont The Palm

Fairuz, Fairmont The Palm

This Ramadan, allow Fairmont The Palm to guide you through this blessed time with a unique experience designed to surround you in the true spirit of the Holy Month. Treat your family and friends to its ‘Fairuz’ Ramadan Tent, where traditional Iftar and Suhoor will be served from sunset to sunrise, complete with al fresco Arabian Courtyard and live entertainment.

Taking the meaning from ‘precious stone’, the Fairuz Ramadan Tent at Fairmont The Palm promises a breath-taking authentic experience.The tent will be set within the 581-square meter extravagant Palm Ballroom that seats 290 guests. Decorated in a modern Arabian style, guests can expect an Arabian theme with Moroccan touches, showcasing hues of white, blue, and purple with hints of turquois. Providing the perfect opportunity for guests and residents to experience the warmth of the regions local culture and traditions, the Fairuz Ramadan Tent will provide irresistible traditional delights.

Fairuz, Fairmont The Palm

Fairuz offers the perfect setting for families and friends to relax and enjoy the peacefulness of Ramadan on the iconic Palm Jumeirah. Private hire options are also available to create a uniquely personalized event to suit any social or business occasion.

Fairuz Arabian Tent& Al Fresco Courtyard Pricing:

Iftar buffet with Ramadan inspired beverages 175 AED per person, Children between 6 – 12 years 50% off, Children below 6 complimentary. Shisha starting from 90 AED, Arabian Courtyard -Al Fresco dining as per a la carte menu and service.

For reservations or more information for bookings, please contact Palm.dining@fairmont.com or call +971 4 457 3457

Ramadan at Günaydin Dubai

Günaydin Dubai, the newest addition to Souk Al Bahar’s diverse culinary destination, brings Turkish delicacies to Downtown Dubai during the Holy month of Ramadan. Experience an authentic Ramadan by breaking fast with Turkish culinary delights complimented by breath-taking views of the Dubai Fountain and Burj Khalifa that will heighten the senses and make for a special evening with family and friends.

Gunaydin Dubai

Choose from elaborate Iftar and Suhoor menus with a selection of cheese, soups, salads, mezzes, meats and desserts in addition to the à la carte menu for which Günaydin Dubai is known and loved.

Enjoy Ramadan treats at Günaydin Dubai whilst basking in awe-inspiring views of the Dubai Fountains and Burj Khalifa. Select from a well-crafted set menu that offers some of a wide variety of Turkey’s finest dishes, such as ‘ÖrgüPeyniri’(braided cheese), ‘Fıstıklı Kebap’ (Lamb Kebab with pistachio) and ‘FıstıklıKadayıf’ (shredded wheat in syrup served with clotted cream and nuts). You can also watch the chefs create a tempting range of kebabs and grill specialties at the open kitchen.

Iftar Set Menu:  AED220 per person, Timing: Sunset to 9.00pm

Gunaydin’s Set Iftar Menu

Günaydin Dubai also offers an exclusive Suhoor set menu that shows the love for traditional Turkish flavours during Ramadan. Indulge in a variety of savoury and sweet flavours such as “FındıkLahmacun’ (Turkish style pizza), ‘BeğendiliKebap’ (juicy lamb cubes over a bed of eggplant puree) and ‘FırınSütlaç (Turkish baked pudding).

The fresh food offered in-house accompanied with specialty teas is the perfect place to enjoy a delectable and filling meal during Ramadan evenings with family and friends. Suhoor Set Menu: AED 260 per person, Timing: 10.00pm to 3.00am. Group discounts for 10 or more during Iftar and Suhoor are available and subject to prior reservation. For more information or to make a reservation, please call +971 4 554 0700.

Gunaydin’s Set Suhoor Menu

Experience An Unforgettable Iftar At Dubai’s Iconic Majlis

During the Holy Month of Ramadan, Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) invites guests to experience authentic Middle Eastern hospitality at the Majlis, located in DWTC’s Za’abeel Hall 6.

Guests can enjoy a vast and delectable selection of the finest Arab cuisine, ranging from appetising starters and satiating mains to refreshing beverages and delightful desserts, all within a stylish Arabesque setting. Get together with family and friends and indulge in a variety of mezze, soups, gratifying mixed grill, an assortment of local sweets, and thirst quenchers.

Experience authentic Middle Eastern hospitality at the Majlis, located in DWTC’s Za’abeel Hall 6.

A popular location for Suhoor, the Majlis also provides lounge areas as well as VIP Majlises and gazebos for smaller gatherings or private occasions for up to 24 guests. The Majlis will host Iftar every day from sunset to 9pm at AED 150 per person. Suhoor will begin from 9pm until 3am on weekdays and until 4am on weekends.

A popular location for Suhoor, the Majlis also provides lounge areas

Free parking is available during Iftar hours with parking charges applying only after 9pm. For bookings visit www.majlis.ae.

A Relaxed Fine Dining Ramadan At Marina Social

Marina Social this Ramadan season is offering daily Ramadan offerings. Owned by British Celebrity Chef Jason Atherton, it carries a quintessential English flair throughout its impressive menu offerings. The restaurant is situated within InterContinental Dubai Marina, and quite obviously boasts spectacular views of the marina and skyline of Dubai.

Marina Social Restaurant is situated within InterContinental Dubai Marina, boasting spectacular views.
Marina Social Restaurant is for those looking to enjoy a relaxed fine dining Iftar
Marina Social Restaurant Supper Offerings

This is for those who are looking to enjoy a relaxed fine dining Iftar: Marina Social is open to serve you their signature dishes every day of the week for Ramadan, starting at 7PM. Price: AED150 for two-course set menu and AED195 for the three-course set menu. For reservations contact reservations@marinasocialdubai.com or Call +971 4 446 6664

Vida Downtown’s Fashionable Ramadan

Vida Downtown brings a contemporary feel to this year’s Ramadan line up, offering guests a refreshing way to break their fast with their loved ones with a modern menu, a fashionable pop-up and fabulous hotel deals. An experience that will provide you with the prefect ambiance to spend time with family and friends, and indulge in a Ramadan line up with a modern ‘Vida’ twist.

Vida Downtown brings a contemporary feel to this year’s Ramadan

A Fashionable Iftar at 3in1: Chef James Knight-Pacheo will take dining patrons on a creative culinary journey that is full of new delectable Arabian inspired dishes including a live Saje station, live Salad station and a pizza oven where guests can customise their own pizza pies. Guests can also enjoy a colourful, interactive juice display, full of freshly squeezed delights, as Vida Downtown has revamped every aspect of its Ramadan spread.

Vida Downtown’s A Fashionable Iftar at 3in1

Following Vida Downtown’s commitment towards cutting down on food wastage, the hotel has opted for the delicious selection of hot mains to be made to order and served directly to the table on large sharing boards, that will change daily. Guests can also move onto the terrace or iconic pool deck, which will be fully fitted with air coolers, to enjoy hand crafted Ramadan beverages and an array of shisha flavours while taking in the beauty of Downtown Dubai.

Delicious selection of hot mains to be made to order, and served directly to the table on large sharing boards, that will change daily.

Iftar Available throughout Ramadan, From sunset until 9.00pm. Price: AED 170 per person for adults; inclusive of a delectable Ramadan buffet and soft drinks/juices and Ramadan beverages. 50% off for children between 6 and 12 years old-complimentary for children below 5 years old. Special Offer: Booking before 12th May, price per person will be AED 150.

Suhoor at Vida Downtown’s 3in1 Restaurant includes mezze and variety of traditional sweets

Suhoor at 3in1 Restaurant is available throughout Ramadan, From 9.00pm till 3.00am, with A La Carte menu pricing.

For restaurant reservations, please contact: Telephone: +971 4 428 6888 or email dine.viddh@vida-hotels.com