The city's best Easter brunches, meals and Easter egg hunts
Time Out Dubai staff
Al Muna Easter specials This Madinat favourite is offering a special Easter brunch and lunch deal. Brunch (Friday April 6): Dhs465 (selected house beverages). 12.30pm-4pm; Lunch (Saturday 7-Sunday 8): Dhs280 (food only). 1pm-3.30pm. Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 6730)
Azur’s Easter Roast As well as hearty roast, there will be an egg hunt for kids, pizza-making classes and an exclusive kids’ corner offering face painting, arts and crafts, and a bouncy castle that will keep them entertained for hours. Dhs200 (soft drinks), Dhs350 (selected house beverages); two children per couple under 11 eat free, Dhs100 for each additional child between six and 11; children under six eat for free. Dhs12.30pm-4pm. Raffles Dubai, Sheikh Rashid Road (04 324 8888).
Esca Easter Bunny Decorating and Easter Egg Hunt Kids are invited to participate in the chocolate bunny decorating class and an Easter egg hunt. Coffee and tea will be provided for accompanying parents. Dhs95 per child. 2pm-4pm. Qamardeen Hotel, Emaar Boulevard, The Old Town, Downtown Dubai (04 428 6888).
Radisson Blu Deira Creek’s Easter fun The Radisson’s Good Friday brunch offers buffet stations from 11 different outlets, plus egg hunts, face painting, a kids’ buffet and a magic show. Dhs155 (adults), Dhs70 (children more than 1.3m tall). 12.30pm-4pm. Radisson Blu Hotel, Deira Creek (04 205 7333).
Ranches Restaurant Easter lunch Have a pop at balloon twisting, face painting and enjoy some bouncy-castle fun. There’s a kids’ buffet and prizes for all, plus a guest appearance from the Easter Bunny. Dhs175 (members), Dhs199 (non-members), Dhs79 (kids aged six and over), free for kids under six. Noon-3pm. Ranches Restaurant, Arabian Ranches Golf Club (04 360 7935).
Jones the Grocer’s Easter special This Easter, Jones the Grocer brings guests a traditional menu packed full of delicious flavours to celebrate the occasion. Dishes include grilled halibut with green harissa, marinated Australian lamb burger and chocolate meringue. Noon-3pm, 7pm-11pm. Until April 9. Al Manara, Sheikh Zayed Road, next to Reem Al Bawadi (04 346 6886).
Mazina’s ‘Generation Creation Chocoholic Fun for Everyone’ Roll up your sleeves and let your imagination run wild as you decorate chocolate eggs at this special Easter family brunch. Dhs195, half price for children aged seven to 12, free for children six and under. 12.30pm-3.30pm. Dubai Address Marina (04 436 7777).
The Address Montgomerie’s Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt There will be a hearty brunch at Links, as well as a traditional Easter Egg Hunt (which will also feature amazing prizes other than eggs). Dhs295 (soft drinks), Dhs395 (selected house beverages), half price for children aged six to 12. Noon-3.30pm. The Address Montgomerie Dubai, Emirates Hills (04 390 5600).
JW Marriott’s Easter brunch This seasonal brunch is spread across Bamboo Lagoon, Hofbräuhaus and The Marketplace. There’s plenty of kids’ entertainment, the dessert station will feature chocolate Easter eggs, white chocolate bunnies and multi-coloured boiled eggs. Dhs230 (soft drinks), Dhs330 (selected house beverages), Dhs60 (children aged six-12). Noon-4pm. JW Marriott Dubai, Deira (04 607 7977).
The Talk’s Easter Sunday Brunch Easter treats and a special chocolate buffet corner feature at this seasonal Easter event. There are plenty of activities for kids and there will even be a visit from the Easter Bunny. Dhs222 (soft drinks), Dhs333 (selected house beverages), free for children 12 and under. 12.30pm-4pm. The Talk Restaurant & Lounge, Mövenpick Hotel Jumeirah Beach (04 449 8888).
Zaytoun’s ‘Follow the Easter Bunny’ Children will be entertained with a range of fun activities, including a bouncy castle, games, balloon bending, and a craft corner. For the rest of the family, there’s a great barbecue lunch. Dhs195, Dhs98 (children aged five to 12), free (children under five). 1pm-4pm. Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City (04 701 1127).