Where to celebrate Bastille Day in Dubai

Top deals to mark French National Day 2020

Where to celebrate Bastille Day in Dubai

French National Day, otherwise known as Bastille Day, falls on Tuesday July 14, and restaurants across Dubai are celebrating with special deals.

From brunches to cheese, special desserts and more, here's where to celebrate Bastille Day in Dubai. For the best French restaurants in Dubai, click here.

Bistro Des Arts

Get a special grazing board for two, with charcuterie, cheese and bottle of grape to share at this French bistro in Dubai Marina. It’s Dhs199 per couple and you can sit inside or out on the air-conditioned terrace.
Dhs199 (per couple). Tue Jul 14, noon-11pm. Dubai Marina, www.bistrodesarts.ae (04 551 1576).


The super restaurant at Emirates Golf Club has a limited edition dessert for Bastille Day. The French Caramel mille-feuille dessert is layered with salted caramel, crème fraîche and beurre de baratte, folded into the dough. It’s only available on July 14 and is Dhs45.
Dhs45. July 14. Emirates Golf Club, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 417 9999). Also available on Deliveroo.

Couqley French Bistro & Bar

The French restaurant in JLT is laying on a limited edition dessert for Bastille Day. The Charlotte aux framboises will be available for dine-in from Tuesday July 14 until Saturday July 18. The dessert is a raspberry mousse, wrapped in crispy biscuits and topped with fresh raspberries and is Dhs43.
Dhs43. Jul 14-18. Daily noon-1am. Cluster A, JLT (04 524 9339).

La Cantine du Faubourg

The trendy French restaurant is hosting a Garden Party Brunch on Saturday July 11 to celebrate French National Day. There’s a special menu, plus an all-white dress code. Dishes include pastries, eggs, signature dishes and desserts.
Dhs315 (soft drinks), Dhs450 (house beverages), Dhs695 (bubbly). Sat July 11 Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 352 7105).


Celebrate Bastille Day grape and cheese at UBK on Tuesday July 14. You’ll get a special mac and cheese dish with truffle oil and broccoli for Dhs35, a second bottle of house grape for Dhs99 and steak frites with a glass of grape for Dhs99.
From Dhs35. Tue Jul 14. Mövenpick Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster A, JLT (04 438 0000).

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