Easter brunches for families
Fancy some eggs-ceedingly enticing grub in Dubai this Easter?
Friday April 22
AOC French Brasserie: Easter Brunch Buffet featuring international classic Easter dishes and dessert specialties, with live cooking stations, outside BBQ brunch and carving stations. Kids get their very own buffet and enjoy face-painting, clown entertainment, an egg-painting competition and a special chicken farm. The mind boggles.
Dhs225 food, Dhs305 including bubbly and selected drinks, Dhs150 for ages 13-16, Dhs100 for ages 5-12, free for ages four and under. Friday, April 22, 12.30pm-3.30pm, Sofitel Dubai Jumeirah Beach (04 448 4873).
Palm Garden Restaurant & Terrace: An Easter buffet with egg hunting, egg painting and other fun activities.
Dhs215 (food only), Dhs315 with house beverages, kids aged 6-12 half price, five and under go free. Friday April 22 (with Cuban Band), Sunday April 24 (with DJ Joseph), 12.30-3.30pm, Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort & Towers (04 399 5533).
Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek: The Friday Fun Food Festival gets a traditional twist with a children’s Easter Egg Hunt (from 2.30-3.30pm) plus egg painting, games and gift surprises as well as the usual extensive buffet stations from 11 different outlets.
Dhs155 for adults, kids charged as per their height (free, Dhs50-70). Friday, April 22, from 12.30pm. Radisson Blu Hotel (04 205 7333).
Sunday April 24
Choices: A very wide buffet of the finest international dishes with live cooking stations and an Easter Party for the kids with their own yummy treats and lots of fun activities.
Dhs260 with selected beverages, Dhs130 for kids aged 6-12 years, free for kids 5 years old and below, Sunday April 24, noon-3.30pm, Al Bustan Rotana Dubai (04 705 4818).
Marriott Courtyard: Hop down to the Green Community for a fun-filled family Easter brunch, including mouthwatering brunch specials (think eggs Benedict, classic French toast and decadent desserts). Kids will be kept busy with face painting, balloon animals and great movies before they scuttle off on the Easter Egg hunt with the Easter bunny.
Dhs175 with soft drinks, Dhs275 per person with house drinks, kids aged 6-12 Dhs75, Sunday, April 24, noon-4pm, Courtyard by Marriott, Green Community (04 885 2222).
Pergolas: An ‘eggs-citing’ celebration with a sumptuous international buffet complete with live cooking stations and fun activities for the kids, including a dedicated area with games, face painting and an Easter Egg hunt.
Dhs249 with selected beverages, Dhs125 for kids under 12. Sunday, April 24, Noon-4pm, Al Murooj Rotana (04 321 1111).
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