Abd El Wahab A set menu featuring soups, starters, main courses, desserts and drinks. The usual menu items are also available. Shisha available. From Dhs99. From sunset. Mirdif City Center, Mirdif (04 239 3937).
A selection of three à la carte dishes: baba ganoush soufflé, spring fattoush and kataifi pastry; kousa meshi, quinoa tabbouleh and puy lentil veloute; thareed, slow-cooked lamb shank, regag bread, heirloom carrots and baby marrow. Iftar menu also available for suhoor. From Dhs75-Dhs119. Sunset-2am.The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 442 0814).
Located on the ground floor of Aurora Tower, Avec is a light and airy café with an outdoor seating area on the terrace. Iftar is hot and cold appetisers, soups, main courses, coffee and tea all served buffet style. Shisha and board games available. Dhs95 per person. Sunset-9pm. Aurora Tower, next to Media One Hotel, Dubai Media City (04 430 3700).
Bystro A family-friendly iftar. Adults can choose from a selection of salad and soups then main courses of smoked brisket, roast beef, barbecue ribs and turkey. Kids will have a build-your-own buffet with staff on hand to help them create burgers, pizzas, hot dogs and sundaes. Dhs95 per person, Dhs110 (with dessert), Dhs50 (for children). Sunset-10pm. Al Manara, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 336 8056).
Caravan In addition to iftar, this venue will offer an à la carte suhoor. There will be Arabic and international cooking, plus guests can also choose from 25 shisha flavours, and enjoy live entertainment by an Arabic music duo. Dhs90 minimum spend. Daily 10pm-2am. Ritz Carlton, Dubai, JBR, Dubai Marina (04 318 6150).
Carluccio’s Carluccio’s will be serving an Italian set menu comprising of two- and three-course options. A selection of signature dishes will be available. Prawn, crab and courgette risotto and agnello brasato (braised lamb shank with rosemary mash) will both be available. Dhs99 (two courses), Dhs119 (three courses). From sunset. Various locations including Arabian Ranches (04 360 6885), The Dubai Mall (04 434 1320).
City Café For groups of diners, if you pay for four, one person will dine for free. Plus, all iftar guests will also receive vouchers for use against other activities within the hotel. The iftar menu here involves a buffet selection of Arabic and international cooking. Dhs59 per person. Half price for children six to 12. Free for children under six. Daily sunset-11pm. Citymax Hotel Bur Dubai, Mankhool Road, Kuwait Street (050 100 7065).
Eataly Dubai Mall A special set menu featuring soup, a main course and date tiramisu for dessert. Dhs89-Dhs119 per person. From sunset. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 330 8899).
Eric Kayser A four-course iftar menu including soup, salad, main course and dessert. Dishes include lentil soup, fattoush, mixed grill and salmon. Dhs95 per person. Sunset-9pm. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 388 2515).
Fountain Restaurant An iftar buffet with ten main courses comprising Arabic, international, Indian and Chinese cuisine. There will also be pasta, soups, salads and mezze, plus desserts and traditional drinks. Suhoor will be served as room service and will include fruit juice, cereals, hummus, ful medames, labneh, olives, eggs, Arabic bread and hot drinks. Iftar: Dhs95 per person, Dhs50 (children aged 6-12). Suhoor: Dhs45-55 (set menu). Iftar: Sunet-9pm. Suhoor: Midnight-3am. Al Bustan Centre and Residence, Al Nahda Road (04 263 00000).
Hard Rock Café Dubai A set menu including dates and juice, a light soup and choice of salad, a selection of traditional hot appetisers, main course (chicken fillet with a lemon cream sauce, mixed kebabs, salmon fillet with dill sauce or vegetable biryani), fresh fruit and sorbet. Suhoor is served à la carte. Iftar: Dhs95 per person (excluding drinks). Sunset-9pm. Dubai Festival City Mall (04 232 8900).
Khana Peena Signature Indian, Pakistani and Arabic dishes. Suhoor is à la carte. Dhs89 per person, half price (children aged five-12), free (children under five). Sunset-8.30pm. Park Inn By Radisson Hotel Apartments, Deira (04 233 6400).
Kris Kros Three set menu choices, including Mediterranean, Asian and American options. Suhoor is a selection of three set menus and will be available for both suhoor and iftar. Ramadan games and shisha are also available. Dhs85 (groups of four or more), Dhs105 per person. Sunset-2.30 am. Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai (04 453 9994).
Ranches Restaurant Family restaurant located at Arabian Ranches Golf Club. From Dhs99 for a minimum of 12 people. From sunset. Arabian Ranches Golf Club, Arabian Ranches (04 888 3444).
Rosa Mexicano An iftar set menu with choice of soup, salads, main dishes, desserts and drinks. Dhs89 per person. From sunset. The Dubai Mall, Downtown Dubai (04 285 8988).
Taste Kitchen A set menu of freshly made café food, developed by chefs Scott Price and Nick Alvis. Dhs95 per person. Sunset-10pm. Mercato Mall, Jumeirah Beach Road (04 385 4380).
The Courtyard An Arabian-inspired outdoor garden. Iftar is a traditional Ramadan buffet and soft drinks, juices and Ramadan beverages. Traditional performances and shisha for suhoor are also available. Dhs170 per person, Dhs85 per person (children aged 6-12), free (children under-five). Iftar: sunset-10pm. Suhoor: 10pm-2am. Manzil Downtown Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard (04 888 3444).
Volga Coffee Shop An iftar buffet with traditional dishes and live cooking stations, Arabic sweets and Ramadan drinks. Dhs90 per person, half price (children under 12).From sunset. Moscow Hotel, Deira (04 228 8222).
Zafran An iftar buffet with a special drink, dates and cut fruit to break the fast, then dishes such as kebabs, chicken tikka masala and fish curry. Dhs99 per person. From sunset. Mirdif City Centre, Mirdif (04 284 0987).