Aquara Restaurant and Lounge This evening event features oyster and seafood bars, a sushi counter, hot and cold mezze, a fresh salad bar, carving stations and hot dishes from the wok, plus a dessert room to round off your meal. Dhs220 (soft drinks), Dhs350 (glass of sparkling grape), Dhs400 (glass of bubbly). 7.30pm-10.30pm. Dubai Marina Yacht Club (04 362 7900).
Channels Regular evening theme nights across the week offer Mexican on Tuesday, Mediterranean on Wednesday, Asian on Thursday and Friday, Pacific Islands on Saturday, English on Sunday and sushi on Monday. Sat-Wed Dhs230 (house beverages). Thu-Fri Dhs250 (house beverages). 7pm-10.30pm. Media Rotana, TECOM (04 435 0000).
Flavours on Two A Dubai stalwart providing evening all-you-can-eat-and-drink deals throughout much of the week, though its most popular evening brunch falls on Thursday and Friday nights. We recommend booking well in advance. Dhs190 (Sat-Tue), Dhs210 (Wed) Dhs205 (Thu-Fri) all inclusive of house beverages. 7pm-11.30pm (last drinks order 10.30pm). Towers Rotana, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 8000).
JW Marriott Offering everything from South-East Asian and Indian to German and British specialities. Guests can sit in Bamboo Lagoon, Hofbräuhaus or The Market Place and enjoy the buffet from all three. Plus live music. Dhs250 (soft drinks), Dhs350 (selected house beverages), Dhs60 (kids aged six to 12). Thu, Fri 7pm-11.30pm. Bamboo Lagoon, The Market Place and Hofbräuhaus, JW Marriott, Abu Baker Al Siddique Road, Deira (04 262 4444).
Latitude Experience flavours from East to West. The buffet is complemented by a live band. Dhs320 (soft drinks), Dhs440 (selected house beverages), Dhs555 (bubbly), Dhs155 (children aged four to 12), under four dine for free. Thu 6.30pm-11pm. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 406 8999).
Le Méridien Village Terrace The evening brunch on the al-fresco terrace has a Latin theme with live music. The buffet features Brazilian meats, fajitas and seafood, plus Cuban drinks. Dhs219 (soft drinks); Dhs259 (premium beverages); Dhs159 children aged six to 12. Daily 8pm-11pm. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2455).
Mistral The hotel’s all-day-dining venue offers an evening brunch, with a surf-and-turf theme and live music. Dhs190 (soft drinks), Dhs249 (bubbly). Thu-Fri 7pm-11pm. Mövenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate, The Gardens (04 444 5613).
Na3Na3 The Asian themed buffet includes cooking stations for Malaysian roti canai (hand stuffed breads) and tapioca dessert sago gula Melaka, plus dim sum, sushi and exotic Asian fruits. Dhs210 per person (soft drinks). Dhs265 per person (selected beverages). Fri 7pm-11pm. The Address Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 438 8888).
Pure Sky Lounge Sharing plates are served directly to your table, such as meats from the grill and desserts. Dhs350 per person. 5.30pm-9pm. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Residences, The Walk, JBR (04 399 1111).
Spectrum on One The ‘dupper’ concept is a combination of supper and dinner, with food and entertainment. Dhs350 per person. Thu 8pm-11pm. Ongoing. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).
The Californian Regular themed evening brunches, with International on Sundays and Fridays, South-East Asian on Mondays, New Orleans barbecue on Tuesdays, Mediterranean on Wednesdays, and Seafood on Thursdays. Dhs130 (food only), Dhs150 (soft drinks), Dhs185 (house beverages), Sun-Wed & Fri 7pm-10.30pm. Dhs150 (food only), Dhs185 (soft drinks), Dhs225 (house beverages), Thu 7pm-11.30pm. Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 343 3333).
The Med Offers carving stations, fresh oven-baked pizzas and seafood, as well as mixed drinks, and an after party at The Dek on 8. Dhs341. 7pm-11pm. Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 427 1000).
Yalumba Enjoy all-you-can-eat-buffet and à la carte options, and drink unlimited premium bubbly. Dhs159 (soft drinks), Dhs219 (house beverages). Thu 7.30pm-11pm. Le Méridien Dubai, Garhoud (04 702 2328).
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Daniel Feb 23, 2014 09:42 am
"Evening brunch"? Just... no. It is called dinner or supper. Brunch is so called because it is between breakfast and lunch, hence brunch. Evening brunch makes zero sense. If you want to indicate that it is a buffet, just call it that.