The best places to break your fast in Jumeirah and City Walk
Antonio Marras A three-course set menu based on Italian cuisine, tradition and fashion. Booking in advance is recommended. Dhs95 per person. Daily from sunset-midnight. The Boulevard, City Walk (055 372 6843).
Enab Beirut This cosy, two-story Lebanese restaurant promises an indoor shisha lounge and traditional, home-style Lebanese cooking with al fresco options on City Walk. A set menu iftar will include salads, hot and cold mezze, 2 main dishes, desserts and soft drinks. Dhs130 per person. Daily from sunset. City Walk 2 www.facebook.com/enabbeirutdubai (04 343 2707).
Chival Indoor and outdoor seating is available during iftar at Chival, plus a buffet of Arabian and international dishes, with an oud player and shisha available in the courtyard. Dhs175 per person. Daily from sunset-2.30am. La Ville Hotel & Suites, City Walk, www.livelaville.com (04 403 3111).
Clinton Street Baking Company An American alternative iftar, featuring kale and quinoa salad, chilli chicken wings, crab cakes and loaded potato skins. Main courses include fried chicken with waffles, 15-hour smoked beef short rib and fish tacos, while desserts include brownie sundae and maple date cake. Dhs145 per person. Daily from sunset-11pm. City Walk, Al Mustaqbal Street (04 344 0705).
Coya Peruvian hotspot Coya will be serving up an alternative iftar this Ramadan focussing on South American and Nikkei-inspired dishes. Expect corn gazpacho, Peruvian bean soup, edamame, prawn and chicken grilled skewers, spicy beef sirloin and more. Dhs245 per person. Daily from sunset-8pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah Beach Road, firstname.lastname@example.org (04 316 9600).
Eshak The contemporary Middle Eastern and Uzbek restaurant is delivering a traditional approach to iftar with fresh dates for breaking the fast, plus a five-course set menu including muhammara, fattoush, cheese rolls, kibbeh, a mixed grill, and the Uzbek dish chokhokhbili, plus sweet treats and signature teas. Dhs125 per person. Daily from sunset-2.30am. Al Mustaqbal Street, City Walk 2, www.eshak.ae (04 385 5435).
Flooka Dishes range from hot and cold mezzes to king prawns fresh off the grill, with an extensive fish-focused Mediterranean menu, plus unlimited soft drinks. Dhs150 per person. Daily from sunset. Dubai Marine Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 1, www.flooka.com (04 346 1111).
LIMA Dubai A relaxed, traditional Peruvian iftar offers dates on arrival plus a four-course set menu throughout Ramadan. Dhs195 per person. Daily from sunset-8.30pm. Fine Dining Courtyard, City Walk, www.limadubai.com (056 500 4571).
Nikki Privé A buffet of internationally inspired cuisine, signature mocktails and shisha is available on the terrace. From Dhs195 per person. Available for corporate bookings only. Nikki Beach, Pearl Jumeira, email@example.com (04 376 6162).
Sapori di BiCE This upmarket casual chic Italian restaurant is offering a whopping 8-course tasting menu as well as an a la carte regular menu options for Iftar. Offering activities for kids and as well as shisha, the restaurant also offers guests customised cupcakes and gift box to take home. Dhs168 per person. Daily from sunset-11.30pm. City Walk Dubai. www.saporidibice.com (04 344 2550).
Sho Cho Dubai A pan-Asian spread, featuring bento boxes from a choice of two set menu options. Dishes include miso soup, Sho Cho salads, tempura, sushi, sashimi, and array of pan-Asian-inspired main dishes and ice cream or sorbet to end. Dhs105-125 per person. Daily from sunset-1am. Dubai Marina Beach Resort & Spa, Jumeirah Beach Road, Jumeirah 1 (04 346 1111).
SUQ This warm and traditional Arabian restaurant offers a relaxed and casual spot to enjoy iftar with friends and family. Enjoy a range of hot and cold mezze, as well as international dishes including sushi, sashimi, hot tandoori dishes and home-made pasta. A live barbecue station offers freshly grilled meats, as well as a patisserie and cake counter for dessert – plus live music and shisha for additional entertainment. Dhs245 per person. Daily from sunset to 9pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai, Jumeirah Beach. (04 270 7803).
TT Custom BBQ In this barbecue steakhouse with a motorcycle theme, enjoy traditional appetisers, hot and cold mezze, salads, mixed grills, lamb chops, meatballs, lokum, chicken and desserts, including gullac and baklava. Dhs149 per person. Daily from sunset onwards. BoxPark, Al Wasl Road, Jumeirah, www.ttcustombbq.com (054 444 3300).