The best places to break your fast in Al Barsha and Al Quoz
365 Restaurant Enjoy an alternative iftar to break your fast this Ramadan, with a pan-Asian buffet at 365 Restaurant. A family-friendly iftar with a variety of cuisines from across Asia including Indonesian, Indian, and Chinese. Dhs120 per person, half-price for children. Daily from sunset-11pm. 365 Restaurant, Novotel Dubai Al Barsha, Al Barsha, www.novoteldubaialbarsha.com/asian-inspired-iftar (04 304 9000).
Treat your family and friends to an authentic buffet iftar. Dhs79. From sunset. Ibis Dubai Al Barsha (04 399 6699).
Besh Turkish Kitchen
A pop-up night market featuring Turkish goods, from jewellery to clothing, home décor and food. Iftar includes an assortment of light hot and cold mezze and salads before a selection of Turkish flat breads baked in a traditional oven is served, followed by mixed grill of meats and fish. Sweet treats to finish. From Dhs145 per person, half-price for kids aged six-12, free for kids under six. Daily from sunset-2am. Sheraton Mall of the Emirates Hotel, Al Barsha, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 377 2353).
Citymax Citymax Al Barsha is offering up a traditional Middle Eastern buffet for iftar in specially designed interiors. Dhs59. Daily from sunset-11pm. Behind Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha, www.citymaxhotels.com (050 100 7046).
c.taste This contemporary Al Barsha restaurant is offering an international buffet for iftar, from starters through to desserts. Groups of 10 guests can also benefit from a 20 percent discount on the bill, booking is recommended. Dhs99 per person, free for kids under 12. Road 329, Al Barsha 1. www.rotana.com/centrobarsha (04 704 0000).
Olea An iftar based on traditional Levantine cuisine. Dine on a buffet of grilled meat and freshly prepared bread, with live cooking stations and refreshing juices. Shisha is also available on the terrace. Early bird discount of Dhs20 per person if booked before Friday May 26. Dhs175 per person, half-price for kids aged six-12. Daily from sunset-9pm. Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, Al Barsha, www.kempinski.com/dubai (04 341 0000).
Tom&Serg An alternative approach to iftar, Tom & Serg are presenting a roast dinner vs ramen experience. Choose from a roast dinner of either chicken, steak, lamb or vegetarian lasagne, with all the accompaniments like Yorkshire puddings, roast potato, roast pumpkin, cauliflower cheese gratin or green peas; or get hold of gyoza, ramen and salad instead. Dhs100 per person. Daily from sunset-10pm. Outside Al-Joud Center, Al Quoz, www.tomandserg.com (056 474 6812).