International dishes with cuisines featured including Arabic, Thai, Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Indian.
Dhs159 (adults), Dhs79.50 (kids aged six-12), free (kids five and under). Daily, sunset-8.30pm. Dusit Thani Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 317 4515).
Traditional Lebanese iftar featuring mezze, shawarma, mixed grill meats and more at this fancy spot.
Dhs195. Daily, 6.30pm-10pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 666 353).
Head to this cool spot for an iftar that mixes South American and Emirati gastronomy.
Dhs179. Dubai World Trade Centre, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 338 9935).
The Conrad is laying on a special family-style iftar with Turkish cuisine and live cooking stations. There’s also live music from an oud player, every night until 9pm.
Dhs175. Daily, sunset-9pm. Conrad Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 444 7444).
Burger & Lobster
This well-known international chain will cater for fans of shellfish, burgers or both. The five-course menu will include soup, the classic cheeseburger, mini prawn roll, half a pound of lobster and tres leches to finish.
Dhs149. Sat-Wed sunset-midnight; Thu-Fri sunset-2am. Burj Daman Building, DIFC (04 514 8838).
Try an nternational iftar buffet with three Arabic live cooking stations and interactive food stalls recreating the atmosphere of an authentic market.
Dhs184 (adults), Dhs92 (kids aged six-12), free (kids five and under). Daily, sunset-9.30pm. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 311 8316).
This swanky Italian restaurant’s iftar is serving up signature Venetian cuisine in a simple but luxurious atmosphere in DIFC.
Dhs280. Daily, sunset-11.45pm. Gate Village, Building 10, DIFC (04 347 0000).
Crowne Plaza Dubai
There’s a large buffet with Middle Eastern and international delicacies. Plus there’s live musical entertainment while you dine.
Dhs199 (adults), Dhs99 (kids aged six-12), free (kids five and under). Daily, sunset-9.30pm. Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 276 963).
Middle Eastern specialities including traditional Arabic cuisine with a variety of desserts. Price includes soft drinks and traditional beverages.
Dhs149. Daily, sunset-10pm. Shangri-La Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2703).
Eat & Meat
The H Dubai’s all-day dininig restaurant has an iftar spread with traditional Arabic cuisine, live cooking stations, mixed grills, shawarma and an extensive selection of salads.
Dhs185 (adults), Dhs90 (kids aged six-14), free (kids five and under). Daily, sunset-9pm. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8888).
There are seven live cooking stations as well as signature dishes from Arabic cuisine at Feast’s iftar.
Dhs195. Daily, sunset-11pm. Sheraton Grand Hotel Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 941 5576).
Flavours on Two
Try a Ramadan iftar buffet with a selection of authentic cuisines including starters, main courses and desserts.
Dhs149. Daily, sunset-8.30pm. Towers Rotana Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 312 2210).
Book into a healthy Arabic-themed iftar with a coinciding talk series named the Modern Majlis. Traditional cuisine, with a price including beverages.
Dhs98. Wednesdays, sunet-9pm. Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (800 666 353).
Fogo de Chão
Offering a different take on typical Arabic cuisine, Brazilian steakhouse Fogo de Chão’s nightly iftar is a must for meat-lovers. Running from sunset to 9pm, diners can mix both traditional Arabic favourites with South American specialty cuts.
Dhs199. Daily, sunset-9pm. Central Park Towers, DIFC (050 616 5415).
There’s an iftar buffet with more than 50 dishes featuring traditional Egyptian specialities.
Dhs140. Daily, 7pm-9pm. Matloob Building, Al Safa, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 380 9000).
La Petite Maison Dubai
This superb French restaurant in DIFC has a range of signature dishes on its menu including a starter, main course and dessert.
Dhs240 (minimum two people). Daily, 6.45pm-8pm. Gate Village, Building 8, DIFC (04 439 0505).
London Dairy Bistro
Break your fast at this Sheikh Zayed Road café, where you’ll get soup along with a choice of starter, main course and dessert and a hot or cold beverage from the bistro’s contemporary menu.
Dhs125 per person. Daily, sunset-3am, Aspin Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai (04 352 5473).
Try a traditional iftar buffet with signature dishes at this chilled-out spot.
Dhs99. Daily, sunset-11pm. Villa Rotana, Shekih Zayed Road (04 321 6111).
This swish new Japanese restaurant has an eclectic menu offering a twist on the usual iftar experience.
Dhs180. Daily, sunset-3am. Shangri-La Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 405 2333).
Our Best Fine Dining Newcomer OPA has a special Greek iftar menu including a soup of the day, dates, cold and hot starters, a main course and a dessert.
Dhs195. Daily, 7pm-8.30pm. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 357 0557).
Play Restaurant & Lounge
This sky-high restaurant in The H Dubai has an iftar offering ombining the traditional with a creative twist.
Dhs250. Daily, 6.30pm-9.30pm. The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 501 8888).
Roberto’s Restaurant and Lounge
Feast on Italian delicacies during a four-course iftar, with sharing dishes and a honey-infused menu at this swanky Italian.
Dhs275. Daily, 7pm-midnight. Gate Village, Building 1, DIFC (04 386 0066).
The Majlis at Dubai World Trade Centre
Traditional Ramadan tent offering classic Arabic dishes in a specially decorated setting.
Dhs165 (adults), Dhs85 (kids aged six-12). Daily, sunset-3am. Za’abeel Hall 6, Dubai World Trade Centre (800 3982).
The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC
There’s a traditional majlis with large buffet at this DIFC hotel.
Weekdays: Dhs219 (adults), Dhs110 (kids aged six-12). Weekends: Dhs179 (adults), Dhs90 (kids aged six-12). Daily, sunset-8.30pm. The Ritz-Carlton, DIFC (04 372 2222).
Two Seasons Hotel & Apartments
There’s an iftar featuring classic Arabic dishes with a small Ramadan tent lounge.
Dhs110. Daily, from sunset. Two Seasons Hotel & Apartments, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 381 8114).