Cafés and restaurants in Dubai serving takeaway turkeys at Christmas
Time Out Dubai staff
Al Bayt Get a whole roasted butterball turkey with trimmings including Brussels sprouts, buttered carrots, roasted parsnips, roasted potatoes and traditional stuffing, plus turkey and cranberry sauce. Dhs799 (5-7kg), Dhs899 (8-10kg). Until December 31. Palace Downtown, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).Bazxar The DIFC hotspot is serving up takeaway turkeys for Dhs599 – which will feed up to six people. This package includes all the trimmings, too, so you can be sure of a restaurant-standard Christmas feast. Dhs599. Order must be made 48 hours in advance. Until December 26. DIFC (04 355 1111).
Café Java Add a bit of sparkle to proceedings with a traditional roasted turkey, delivered straight to your door. Orders must be placed 48 hours in advance. Dhs420. Order must be made 48 hours in advance. Dec 20-26. Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 304 9000).
Cappuccino Take away a turkey with all the trimmings, or choose from a range of traditional desserts including panettone, Yule logs and chocolate Santas. From Dhs110 per kg. Orders must be made 24 hours in advance. Until December 31. Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 276 963).
Clinton Street Baking Company Roast Turkey including trimmings available for delivery upon pre-booking. From Dhs650. Throughout Dec. Burj Views and City Walk (04 428 1331).
Day & Night Restaurant Indulge in a traditional roast turkey served with all the trimmings. Ordering must be done 48 hours in advance and collection is between 9am and 7pm. Dhs300 (4kg turkey with trimmings), Dhs450 (8kg turkey with trimmings). Additional sides can be purchased for Dhs25. Twenty percent discount for early-bird orders before December 19. Until December 31. Mercure Dubai Barsha Heights Hotel Suites & Apartments (04 381 8888).
Fairmont the Palm Roast turkey with trimmings including honey-glazed carrots and cauliflower and cheese. From Dhs475 (72 hours’ notice required). Palm Jumeirah (04 457 3457).
Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Order the traditional roasted butterball turkey, available for takeaway from Friday December 8 to Monday 25. Desserts including Yule log cake filled with chocolate whipped cream are also available to order. Turkey: Dhs550 (4-5kg), Yule log: Dhs120 per kg. Until December 25. Mankhool Road, Bur Dubai (04 501 3115).
Four Points by Sheraton Sheikh Zayed Road Order the traditional roasted butterball turkey, available for takeaway from Friday December 8 to Monday 25. Desserts including Yule log cake filled with chocolate whipped cream are also available to order. Turkey Dhs550 (4-5kg), Yule log Dhs120 per kg. Until December 25. Sheikh Zayed Road (056 414 2213).
Grand Hyatt Dubai Staying in? You’re spoilt for choice here. Choose from Black Angus rib eye, roast goose or traditional turkey, all served with six different side dishes and with a choice of four different sauces. Dhs1,100 (2.5kg rib eye), Dhs1,400 (3.5kg rib eye), Dhs1,100 (5kg goose), Dhs750 (7kg turkey), Dhs980 (11kg turkey). Orders must be placed 48 hours in advance. Until January 8, 2018. Oud Metha (04 317 2290).
GRAZE In true festive style, Turkey accompanied by six sumptuous sides will be served at GRAZE (also available for takeaway). Dhs450 (half for two), Dhs750 (full). Nov 20 to Dec 28. La Ville Hotel & Suites City Walk (054 309 5948).
Hyatt Regency Traditional turkey with sage and chestnut stuffing, rosemary-roasted new potatoes, roasted root vegetables, traditional Norwegian sausage, giblet gravy and homemade cranberry sauce. Dhs700 (5-6kg), Dhs850 (7-8kg), Dhs1,100 (10-12kg). Orders must be placed 24 hours in advance. Deira (04 209 6714).
JA Ocean View Hotel JA Ocean View Hotel offers seven mouth-watering different combinations of stuffing to choose from including chestnuts, apple and sage or oven-roasted chunky potatoes with shallots and rosemary, plus a selection of sides. Dhs499 (6kg), Dhs599 (8kg). Orders must be placed at least 48 hours in advance. From November 23 to December 31. Dubai Marina (04 814 5599).
Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates The festive feast is served with all the trimmings, including Brussel sprouts, glazed carrots, oven-roasted potatoes and, the pièce de résistance, the hotel’s signature stuffing. From Dhs645 for 6-8 people. Dec 7 to Jan 10. Sheikh Zayed Road (04 341 0000).
Manzil Downtown Order a roasted turkey served with Brussels sprouts, roasted potatoes and cranberry sauce. Dhs599 (5-7kg). Until December 30. Downtown Dubai (04 428 5925).
Nineteen Turkeys, prime rib of beef, goose, puddings and more available from this Emirates Hills restaurant. Dhs1,090 (8kg turkey), Dhs1,500 (4kg prime rib), Dhs750 (goose), Dhs250 (luxury Christmas pudding), Dhs175 (Christmas pudding), Dhs60 (mince pies), Dhs125 (stollen), Dhs125 (panettone). Advance order required. December 22-26. Address Montgomerie, Emirates Hills (04 888 3444).
Raffles Dubai Let the Raffles chefs take care of your Christmas dinner. A turkey feast, plus foie gras, black truffle terrine, homemade Christmas fruit cake and hazelnut yule log. Dhs1,000 for eight or more, Dhs700 for five to seven people. Raffles Dubai, Oud Metha (04 324 8888).
Riva Pre-order a roasted turkey with cranberry, sage and chestnut stuffing, plus cranberry sauce, turkey gravy and festive trimmings. Two different sizes to choose from. Dhs525 (6-7kg), Dhs650 (8-10kg). Available until December 31. Building 8, Shoreline Apartments, Palm Jumeirah (04 430 9466).
The H Dubai Packages include French guinea fowl, French free-range baby turkey and Spanish free-range turkey, served with sweet potato casserole, Brussels sprouts with chestnuts, herb-roasted baby potatoes, cranberry sauce and traditional gravy, plus cookies, mince pies, pudding and Christmas crackers. Dhs255 (1.5kg guinea fowl for two), Dhs455 (2-4kg baby turkey, serves up to four), Dhs655 (6-8kg turkey, serves up to six). Until January 1, 2018. Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8230).
The Meydan Hotel Take home the celebrations with traditional whole roasted turkey or make your get-togethers even more special with hampers and treats to take away. Dhs750 (small turkey, 7-9kg, serves 5-8 people), Dhs850 (large Turkey 9-12kg, serves 9-12 people), Dhs1,200 (complete holiday package). December 24-25. Meydan City, Nad Al Sheba (04 381 3111).
Yasmine Lounge All your favourite Christmas treats including gingerbread houses, Yule logs, pudding, cookies, fruit cakes and much more. Order your eight to ten kilograms of traditional turkey that serves ten to 12 people. In addition, you can order meat platter, mixed canapés, smoked salmon and roast beef Wellington at a very reasonable price. Dhs625 (8-10kg traditional turkey, Dhs225 (cheese hampers). Orders must be placed at least 24 hours in advance. Until December 31. Swissotel Al Ghurair Dubai, Deira (04 293 3262).
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