Just because you're staying indoors right now doesn't mean you have to miss out on some fine-dining masterpieces Dubai has to offer.
We've rounded up the best spots that have launched a delivery and takeaway service, with everything from the best Italian dishes to the best Latin American grub (and everything in between).
Have a gander at the list below and take your pick, and for more things to do while staying indoors, click here.
BB Social Dining
This fun spot in DIFC is constantly up there when it comes to picking up Time Out Dubai awards. With a menu packed full of bao, bowls, bites and barbecue, the best news is you can not get it delivered straight to your door. Plus you’ll get a free fruity booster drink with every delivery order.
Open Sun-Thu noon-midnight, Fri 1pm-1am, Sat noon-1am. DIFC, www.thisisbb.com (04 407 4444).
If you’re looking for tasty tapas that you don’t have to whip up yourself, look no further. This top DIFC eatery is now delivering and serves up dishes from coastal France, Spain and Italy. The inventive menu features Mediterranean classics and gives them a bit of a twist, all using the freshest, locally sourced products. Vegans are well-catered for here too.
Open daily noon-2am. Gate Village 6, DIFC, www.boca.ae (04 323 1833).
Dubbed “COYA 2 U”, the Best Latin American Restaurant of 2020 (according to our awards) will be laying on a special menu of signature soups, appetisers, mains, sides and desserts. With many of the classic dishes on the menu, including pollo a la parilla, maki rolls and arroz Nikkei, available for order, you can reserve a meal for collection between 12.30pm and 10.30pm every day. Your order will be taken to your car by waiters wearing protective gear in recyclable and biodegradable boxes, and only cashless payment will be accepted so no contact is required. And, what’s more, you’ll also be given a free Peruvian vitamin boost full of ginger, fresh fruits and juices.
Daily 12.30pm-10.30pm. Four Seasons Resort Dubai at Jumeirah Beach, Jumeirah (04 316 9600).
Il Borro Tuscan Bistro
Craving the best fine-dining quality Italian dishes Dubai has to offer during self isolation? Don’t’ fret, as Dubai’s best Italian restaurant has just the service. Time Out Dubai’s Best Italian Restaurant 2020 Il Borro Tuscan Bistro has launched a new takeaway service, serving up all its signature dishes for foodies to dine at home. Now available daily from noon until 3.15pm and 7pm until 11.15pm, foodies can order by calling 04 275 2555 in advance, and head to the Italian eatery nestled on the banks of Jumeirah Al Naseem to pick it up.
Open daily noon-3.15pm, 7pm-11.15pm. Jumeirah Al Naseem Hotel, Umm Suqeim, www.ilborrotuscanbistro.ae (04 275 2555).
Moe’s on the Fifth and NIDO
Have a hankering for mustard chicken from Moe’s on the Fifth or prawn and chorizo from NIDO? Not to worry, as both venues at Dubai’s Sheraton Grand Hotel is now offering free delivery for all order through delivery apps such as Deliveroo and Zomato. Moe’s has recently changed up its menu, so what better time to check it out when you can have it delivered straight to your door? Not a bad way to try some new dishes, and some tapas from NIDO.
Daily noon-2am. Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sheik Zayed Road (04 333 3055, 056 509 2396).
Mythos Kouzina & Grill
This casual, consistently popular Greek restaurant in JLT boasts good food and vibes, and you can now have all of that right in your very home via Deliveroo. What kind of dishes to get? Well, everything from the tzatziki and taramosalata, to the grilled octopus, saganaki and Dakos salad. Basically, whatever dish you get, you’re in for a mega Greek treat, it is our Best Greek Restaurant 2020 after all.
Open daily 12.30pm-5pm and 7pm-11.30pm. Armada BlueBay Hotel, Cluster P, JLT, www.deliveroo.ae.
NOLA Eatery & Social House
Who says you can’t have all the Southern American grub at Dubai’s NOLA? Not Deliveroo anyway, and that means you can get in on its dishes at home, too. There’s all of its Po’Boy Sliders, Cajun chicken grills, burgers and mains, and there are a list of vegan options for the plant-eaters to tuck into as well. Nothing like some comforting Southern grub inspired by New Orleans to while away the day.
Open daily noon-3am. Armada BlueBay Hotel, Cluster P, JLT, www.deliveroo.ae.
OPA Dubai, the top-quality Greek restaurant (and Highly Commended award-winner) will be offering many of its signature dishes from the menu available to order too. Place your order between noon and 8pm, and pick it up between 5pm and 10.30pm – and again you won’t have to leave your car. There are seven main course dishes from which to choose, including lamb chops, wagyu beef and lobster orzo. Or you can go for a range of stone-baked breads, salads, hot starters (including the incredible homemade leek, spinach and feta pie, or the lamb and rice meatballs), or even some classic dips like tzatziki, hummus and spicy feta dip.
Daily noon-10.30pm. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 357 0557, 055 835 7944).