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Why bother spending hours slaving over a hot stove on a hot day when these guys will do it for you? Pack the family into a taxi and head for one of these amazing Christmas Day offers in Dubai. Meet Santa, join in with carol singing and eat a lot more than just plain ol’ turkey. Merry Christmas!

Certo: Expect carol singing and a truly Italian Christmas menu.
Dhs175 (food only), Dhs249 (selected house beverages and pink bubbly). 12.30pm-4pm. Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 366 9111).