Amiri Ramadan Tent A constructed Ramadan Tent on the lawns of The Address Montgomerie, a specially crafted iftar menu will feature Middle Eastern delicacies and beverages. Enjoy shisha, traditional live pipe music and views of the championship golf course and its accompanying lakes. Dhs200 per person, half-price for kids aged six-11, free for kids under five. Daily from sunset-9pm. The Address Montgomerie, Emirates Hills, www.mydubairamadan.com (04 390 5600).
Fuschia Fresh and healthy contemporary Thai cuisine. Dine in the restaurant from sunset onwards with a menu offering dishes such as a tom yum with chicken soup, papaya salad, choo chee fish, and sticky mango rice. Dhs65 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. Two Towers, Barsha Heights (04 457 3759).
Le Classique Enjoy a three-course set menu for iftar, created specially by Chef Rami. Unlimited soft beverages accompany starters, main courses and sharing platters of traditional desserts. Dhs235 per person. Tue-Sun from sunset. Emirates Golf Club, Emirates Living, email@example.com (04 417 9999).
Marta’s Kitchen A traditional take on festive dining with dishes ranging from falafel salads to babaganoush. Lamb ouzi and cheese fatayer feature among other dishes, presenting a wide range of options for diners. Dhs130 per person. Daily from sunset onwards. Swiss Tower, Cluster Y, JLT, firstname.lastname@example.org (052 105 5785).
NAY Restaurant As well as a traditional iftar buffet, NAY will also be providing a variety of shisha flavours, accompanied by traditional games and an oud player. Dhs99 per person. Daily from sunset. Somewhere Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 561 0600).
Nosh Not only is Nosh putting on a traditional iftar spread for you to break your fast, but it’s also offering a chance to win a trip for two to Marrakesh, including accommodation and flights. Shisha is also available. Dhs130 per person. Daily from sunset-10.30pm. Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, www.movenpick.com/jumeirah-lakes-towers (04 438 0000).
Ostro Get a healthy twist on iftar and enjoy wholesome soups, cold mezzes, appetisers and salads. Pair your meals with fresh juices and infused waters at this authentic Mediterranean venue. Dhs129, half price (kids aged six-12), free (kids under six). Daily from sunset-9pm. A la carte available 8.30pm-11pm. Dusit D2 Kenz Hotel, Barsha Heights (04 567 2246).
Antonio Marras A three-course set menu based on Italian cuisine, tradition and fashion. Booking in advance is recommended. Dhs95 per person. Daily from sunset-midnight. The Boulevard, City Walk (055 372 6843).
Enab Beirut This cosy, two-story Lebanese restaurant promises an indoor shisha lounge and traditional, home-style Lebanese cooking with al fresco options on City Walk. A set menu iftar will include salads, hot and cold mezze, 2 main dishes, desserts and soft drinks. Dhs130 per person. Daily from sunset. City Walk 2 www.facebook.com/enabbeirutdubai (04 343 2707).
Chival Indoor and outdoor seating is available during iftar at Chival, plus a buffet of Arabian and international dishes, with an oud player and shisha available in the courtyard. Dhs175 per person. Daily from sunset-2.30am. La Ville Hotel & Suites, City Walk, www.livelaville.com (04 403 3111).
Clinton Street Baking Company An American alternative iftar, featuring kale and quinoa salad, chilli chicken wings, crab cakes and loaded potato skins. Main courses include fried chicken with waffles, 15-hour smoked beef short rib and fish tacos, while desserts include brownie sundae and maple date cake. Dhs145 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. City Walk, Al Mustaqbal Street (04 344 0705).
Coya Peruvian hotspot Coya will be serving up an alternative iftar this Ramadan focussing on South American and Nikkei-inspired dishes. Expect corn gazpacho, Peruvian bean soup, edamame, prawn and chicken grilled skewers, spicy beef sirloin and more. Dhs245 per person. Daily from sunset-8pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road, email@example.com (04 316 9600).
Eshak The contemporary Middle Eastern and Uzbek restaurant is delivering a traditional approach to iftar with fresh dates for breaking the fast, plus a five-course set menu including muhammara, fattoush, cheese rolls, kibbeh, a mixed grill, and the Uzbek dish chokhokhbili, plus sweet treats and signature teas. Dhs125 per person. Daily from sunset-2.30am. Al Mustaqbal Street, City Walk 2, www.eshak.ae (04 385 5435).
Flooka Dishes range from hot and cold mezzes to king prawns fresh off the grill, with an extensive fish-focused Mediterranean menu, plus unlimited soft drinks. Dhs150 per person. Daily from sunset. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 1, www.flooka.com (04 346 1111).
LIMA Dubai A relaxed, traditional Peruvian iftar offers dates on arrival plus a four-course set menu throughout Ramadan. Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Fine Dining Courtyard, City Walk, www.limadubai.com (056 500 4571).
Nikki Privé A buffet of internationally inspired cuisine, signature mocktails and shisha is available on the terrace. From Dhs195 per person. Available for corporate bookings only. Nikki Beach, Pearl Jumeira, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 376 6162).
Sapori di BiCE This upmarket casual chic Italian restaurant is offering a whopping 8-course tasting menu as well as an a la carte regular menu options for Iftar. Offering activities for kids and as well as shisha, the restaurant also offers guests customised cupcakes and gift box to take home. Dhs168 per person. Daily from sunset-11.30pm. City Walk Dubai. www.saporidibice.com (04 344 2550).
Sho Cho Dubai A pan-Asian spread, featuring bento boxes from a choice of two set menu options. Dishes include miso soup, Sho Cho salads, tempura, sushi, sashimi, and array of pan-Asian-inspired main dishes and ice cream or sorbet to end. Dhs105-125 per person. Daily from sunset-1am. Dubai Marina Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 1 (04 346 1111).
SUQ This warm and traditional Arabian restaurant offers a relaxed and casual spot to enjoy iftar with friends and family. Enjoy a range of hot and cold mezze, as well as international dishes including sushi, sashimi, hot tandoori dishes and home-made pasta. A live barbecue station offers freshly grilled meats, as well as a patisserie and cake counter for dessert – plus live music and shisha for additional entertainment. Dhs245 per person. Daily from sunset to 9pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai, Jumeirah Beach. (04 270 7803).
TT Custom BBQ In this barbecue steakhouse with a motorcycle theme, enjoy traditional appetisers, hot and cold mezze, salads, mixed grills, lamb chops, meatballs, lokum, chicken and desserts, including gullac and baklava. Dhs149 per person. Daily from sunset onwards. BoxPark, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah, www.ttcustombbq.com (054 444 3300).
Anise Buffet with live cooking stations offering classic Arabian mezze including hummus, smoked aubergine moutabel, red snapper tagine, fresh yoghurt laban, coffee-flavoured muhamara, beans with fresh tomato and more. Dhs215 per person, Dhs106 for kids aged six-12. Daily from sunset-10pm. InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, email@example.com (04 701 1098).
Creekside Fanous Tent An expansive venue featuring a flavoursome Middle Eastern buffet for iftar, with family favourites being served up. Creekside Fanous Tent will be transformed into a contemporary Arabian retreat. Dhs150 per person. Daily from sunset. Jumeirah Creekside Hotel, Garhoud JCHrestaurants@jumeirah.com (04 230 8459).
Da Vinci’s Italian Trattoria Da Vinci’s is one of the oldest Italian restaurants in Dubai, serving variety of pizzas, pastas and other Italian delicacies. The restaurant is offering an alternative Iftar set menu featuring Ramadan specialties and Italian flavours, as well as Ramadan beverages. Dhs120 per person. Daily from sunset to 8pm. Millennium Airport Hotel, Garhoud firstname.lastname@example.org (04 702 8888).
Le Méridien Dubai Hotel + Conference Centre Le Méridien will be opening the Layali Zaman Majlis for iftar during Ramadan, featuring an array of interactive cooking stations, a buffet of international and Arabic favourites, a selection of shisha and live entertainment. Board games are also available for children. Dhs165 per person, Dhs85 for kids aged six-12. Daily from sunset. Le Méridien Dubai Hotel + Conference Centre, email@example.com (04 702 2455).
Loumi Restaurant Enjoy live cooking stations, traditional dishes and a broad iftar buffet at Loumi throughout Ramadan. Guests can also enjoy welcome drinks, special homemade Ramadan juices and Arabic coffee. Early bird booking before 15th May 2017 gets 30% off – and groups of ten or more people get an extra person for. Shisha will also be available. Dhs149 adults, Dhs75 for kids aged five-12, free for kids under five. Daily from sunset to 8pm. Millennium Airport Hotel, Garhoud, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 702 8888).
Signature Iftar Experience An intimate and private Iftar dining experience in the InterContinental Dubai Festival, served by personal butlers with views of the Dubai Creek and city skyline. Traditional Arabic feast with juices, dates, lentil soup, hot and cold mezze, biryani and desserts. From Dhs550 per person. Daily from sunset-10pm. InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, email@example.com (04 701 1098).
Sukhothai A Thai slant on traditional iftar, featuring a set menu with both indoor and outdoor dining. Dhs129 per person. Sat-Tue, sunset-11.45pm. Le Méridien Dubai Hotel + Conference Centre, Garhoud, www.sukhothai.com (04 702 2455).
A La Turca Restaurant Experience more than 100 flavours from the Ottoman Empire daily during iftar. Enjoy the authentic cuisine with traditional classical live music as well as a shisha service Dhs199 per person, half-price for kids aged six-12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-10pm. Rixos The Palm, East Crescent, Palm Jumeirah, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 457 5555).
Abyat “At your Service Iftar” where freshly made food is brought straight to your table. Shisha will be offered, and there’s also a smoke-friendly indoor area dedicated to shisha. Dhs149 per person, Dhs189 with shisha. Daily from sunset-3am. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah, www.abyatdubai.com (04 558 8428).
Ají A handcrafted four-course Nikkei menu with Peruvian influences, with both indoor and outdoor seating available. From Dhs70. Daily from sunset-midnight. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah, www.aji.ae (04 552 0244).
Al Nafoorah Traditional Lebanese iftar overlooking the Palm Jumeirah with a relaxed, family-oriented atmosphere. Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset. Jumeriah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah, Restaurants@Jumeriah.com (04 432 0444).
Asateer Atlantis The Palm’s official iftar will be hosted at Asateer, one of the city’s long-standing Ramadan tents. Guests can enjoy an iftar buffet at one of Dubai’s most iconic landmarks. Dhs210 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, email@example.com (04 426 2626).
Crescendo In a relaxed, al fresco terrace, guests can experience traditional music with a live kanoun player. Choose from an array of traditional and international specialities spread across a buffet. Dhs185 adults, Dhs90 for kids aged six-12. Daily from sunset-10.30. Anantara The Palm Dubai Resort, Palm Jumeirah, www.dubai-palm.anantara.com (04 567 8304)
DUKES Dubai Iftar will be served at the hotel’s brasserie-style outlet Great British Restaurant. Five different iftar menus will be served buffet style, rotating every five days. Expect a variety of traditional dishes alongside a selection of international favourites. Discounts apply for groups of ten or more. Dhs175 per person, Dhs145 per person in groups of ten or more. Daily from sunset-9pm. Dukes Dubai, Palm Jumeirah, www.dukesdubai.com (04 455 1111).
Fairuz Ramadan Tent Coming from the term “precious stone”, the Fairuz Ramadan Tent at Fairmont The Palm is preparing an authentic iftar experience. The tent will be set within the 581sq m Palm Ballroom, and will be serving up traditional dishes, desserts, date displays and Ramadan-inspired beverages. Dhs175 adults, half-price for kids aged six-12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset. Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah, www.fairmont.com/palm-dubai (04 457 3457).
Imperium With crystal chandeliers and a terrace offering views of the Gulf, Imperium restaurant offers an international iftar buffet featuring the season’s classics. Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset. Jumeriah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah, Restaurants@Jumeriah.com (04 432 0444).
Lalezar Experience Dubai’s first Anatolian restaurant, serving an authentic, traditional Turkish-inspired menu for iftar. Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset. Jumeriah Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah, Restaurants@Jumeriah.com (04 432 0444).
Mezzerie Luxury iftar featuring live cooking stations, international and Middle Eastern dishes including hot and cold mezze, soups, fresh cooking stations, mixed grills and a carving station. Expect desserts including chocolate cookie cheesecake, kunafa and baklava. Book before the end of May for a ten percent discount. Dhs195 per person, half-price for kids aged six-12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Waldorf Astoria Dubai Palm Jumeirah, Palm Jumeirah, http://waldorfastoria3.hilton.com, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 818 2222).
Nobu The famous Japanese restaurant is offering a special iftar menu for Dhs270. Dhs270. Sat-Wed 7pm-11.30pm, Thu-Fri 7pm-12.30am. Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (04 426 2626).
Simply Italian The Club Vista Mare joint will be serving an à la carte menu for iftar, with a wide range of Italian dishes available. Prices vary. Daily from sunset-3am. Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah, www.simplyitaliandubai.com (04 558 8354).
Al Bahou Break your fast at this pretty setting with traditional ceiling lanterns. Cuisine comes from Italy, Morocco, India and Asia inspired by the travels of the famous Ibn Battuta. Relax to the sounds of a live Oud player. Dhs185 (adults), half price (children aged six-12), free (children under six). From sunset.. Movenpick Ibn Battuta Gate Hotel, email@example.com (04 444 0000).
Kalea Break your fast this Ramadan at Polynesian-inspired restaurant Kalea. Enjoy an extensive iftar buffet featuring Ramadan juices, hot and cold mezze, appetisers, hot soups, mains and dessert. Dhs150 per person, half-price for kids aged four-12. Daily from sunset-11pm. Lapita, Dubai Parks and Resorts Autograph Collection, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 810 9999). Pine Grill and SOBO Break your fast with an extensive buffet offering traditional Arabian cuisine in a specially decorated environment. Plus, order ahead to collect ouzi to go – including two lamb shoulders with oriental rice, pick it up from the hotel and take it back for you and up to 15 of your nearest and dearest, for Dhs400. From Dhs150 per person, Dhs95 for kids, free for kids under five. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Courtyard by Marriot Dubai Green Community, Green Community East, Dubai Investment Park, www.marriottdiningatcy.ae (04 885 2222).
Get a Physique 57 three-class pass and a free wash and blow-dry when you book in for a luxury caviar care treatment at Jetset Concept Salon this month. Dhs420. Until the end of Ramadan. Various locations including Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road. www.jetsetuae.com.
Introduce your kids to gourmet cuisine without breaking the bank. Up to two kids under ten can dine for free, per paying adult, at any Armani Hotel Dubai restaurant. Prices and times vary. Until September 30.
Head to the Town Centre Jumeirah branch of Baker & Spice to enjoy a special meat-free menu. Dishes include pea, mint and artichoke pappardelle (pictured). Dhs75 (two courses). Mon 6.30pm-11.30pm. Ongoing.
Treat yourself to a mini break this Eid al-Fitr. Book a two-night stay at the new Oberoi Beach Resort, Al Zorah, between Monday June 26 and Friday June 30 for a special rate that includes daily breakfast, lunch, yoga classes and more. From Dhs2,900. Jun 25-30. Ajman (06 504 4888).