Seven iftars in Dubai with a view to try this weekend
Asian, Arabic and Italian iftars to break your fast
With so many spectacular iftars across the city we’ve picked out some with stunning views for a special way to break your fast this weekend. From traditional mezze to Thai and Italian, we’ve got you covered.
Al Dawaar Head to Dubai’s only revolving restaurant and lounge for a lavish iftar. Not only will you enjoy a tasty buffet, you’ll get it with 360-degree panoramic city views. Dhs180 per person, Dhs90 (kids aged six-12). Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Hyatt Regency Dubai, Deira (04 209 6887).
At.mosphere Located on Level 122 of the Burj Khalifa and standing 442 metres above the city, enjoy breathtaking panoramic views of Downtown Dubai at this classy iftar. From Dhs475 per person. Daily, 6pm-10.30pm. Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3828).
Bombay Bungalow Enjoy the stunning sunset with sea views out The Beach and a curated menu with an Indian twist at this modern restaurant. Dhs110 per person. Daily from sunset-10pm. The Beach, opposite JBR (800 692 8779).
Cova Dubai This iftar menu at the brand-new Italian restaurant at The Dubai Mall is served across five courses. Sit next to the windows and you’ll get gorgeous views of The Dubai Fountain and the Burj Khalifa. Dhs225 per person. Daily from sunset. Fashion Avenue, The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai, www.covamilano.com.
Kris with a View Enjoy an iftar buffet featuring Arabic favourites, international dishes, and live cooking stations. There’s also top views of the Dubai skyline. Dhs139 per person Dhs99 (per person for group bookings of 30 people and above). Daily from sunset-11pm. Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel, Bur Dubai (04 377 1111).
Pure Sky Lounge and Dining Gaze out over the Arabian Gulf from the rooftop of Hilton Dubai Jumeirah at Pure Sky Lounge and Dining’s iftar. Enjoy a sharing menu of pan-Asian cuisine for two for Dhs180. Dhs180 (for two). Daily from sunset. Hilton Dubai Jumeirah, The Walk, JBR (04 4 374 788).
Thiptara Enjoy a special iftar menu set against a backdrop of Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Fountain at our Best Thai restaurant, 2018. The whole experience promises to be spectacular. Dhs255 per person, half price (kids aged five-12), free (kids under five). Daily from sunset-8pm. Palace Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 888 3444).