Looking to kick-start your weekend with a slap-up – and pocket-friendly – breakfast? Of course, you are.
We’ve rounded up three all-you-can-eat breakfast deals in Dubai to take advantage of at the weekend.
This quaint French bistro in Dubai Marina throws a family-friendly brunch every Friday and Saturday from 10am to 2pm. The Dhs99 deal includes one main course, one crêpe and one hot drink – plus unlimited trips to the buffet area. The buffet area is well-stocked with fresh juices, cereals and granola, fruits, pastries, freshly baked breads, cheeses, cold cuts, salads, yoghurts, quiches and more, while main course options include a healthy omelette, pancakes, eggs Benedict, avocado on toast and croque monsieur. For Dhs40, little ones can enjoy the buffet and one crêpe each. Mais oui.
Dhs99, Dhs40 (kids – buffet and one crêpe). Fri & Sat 10am-2pm. Dubai Marina Promenade, www.bistrodesarts.ae (04 551 1576).
Inspired by Breakfast at Tiffany's, this all-you-can-eat breakfast deal runs every Friday and Saturday between 9am and noon for a pocket-friendly Dhs99. Bringing the gang along? It’s Dhs49 for kids between six and 12 years old and Dhs29 for little ones five and under. Highlights on the menu include a savoury pumpkin and cheese muffin, a breakfast pizza topped with eggs, turkey bacon and cheese, scrambled eggs with spinach and if you have a sweet tooth there are also almond waffles with raspberries, chocolate ice cream and almond flakes and crêpes with banana, whipped coconut cream, figs and Nutella. Vegan-friendly options include pancakes with berries, banana, peanut butter and maple syrup, a granola bowl with chia yoghurt, peaches, citrus fruits and berries, an açaí bowl with dragon fruit and granola, mashed avocado on toast with sautéed garlic mushrooms and a courgette taco shell with peppers, onions, beans, spiced tofu and an avocado sauce. The tasty sounding deal also includes unlimited coffee, tea and select cold-pressed juices.
Dhs99, Dhs49 (six-12 years old), Dhs29 (five and under). Fri & Sat 9am-noon. Le Méridien Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina, Dubai Marina (04 399 4141).
This popular homegrown café has a cracking all-you-can-eat breakfast deal every weekend, and wait for it – it’s a bargainous Dhs60 per person. Between 8am and 4pm, a two-hour slot can be booked and breakfast fans can take their pick from more than 25 breakfast dishes. Dishes include a full English, Mexican-style eggs, a sausage and egg burger, avocado on toast, Greek yoghurt topped with dark chocolate shavings, pistachios, power ball mix and fresh orange, French toast, waffles, pancakes and more. Vegan-friendly brekkie options include chickpea shakshouka, fresh fruit, scrambled tofu with sourdough, and porridge with cinnamon, banana, dates and maple syrup. The pocket-friendly deal also include a cup of fresh coffee or tea and if you’re bringing the kiddies along, it’s Dhs25 for kids between four and 12 years old and free for little ones three and under.
Dhs60 (adults), Dhs25 (four to 12 years old), free (three and under). Fri & Sat 8am-4pm. Locations include: Bay Square, Jumeirah Islands, Studio City, Healthcare City, Media City, Silicon Oasis and Mirdif, www.circle-cafe.com.
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