Best places to celebrate Iftar in the UAE

Ramadan Kareem! In honor of the Holy month, here are places around the UAE you can visit to celebrate Iftar during the holy month.

1. Olea Levantine Restaurant


Indulge in Mezze, grilled meats, and live cooking with a blend of Lebanese, Palestinian, Syrian, Jordanian and more cuisines! Located at the Mall of the Emirates at the Kempinski Hotel, enjoy the ambience and unique culinary experience brought to you by Olea. Kids under six eat free.

2. La Sirène

La Sirène offers a modern Lebanese set-menu inspired by coastal Beirut. With all the classics mains and a noteworthy Kunafa and Baklava, this restaurant is a great option if you want to celebrate Iftar in the heart of Al Sufouh.

3. Alizee

Located in Bluewaters, this location will satisfy your need for diversity in cuisine at the Iftar table with their five set menus. Hosting a BBQ station and decadent Mulhalabia, visit after sunset with a friend for good meal.

4. Rang Mahal

This entry takes us all the way to India, taste-wise of course! Located in Business Bay, Rang Mahal offers mezze, traditional Indian dishes with a plethora of vegetarian options and desserts to choose from. Running from sunset to 11pm, visit the JW Marriot Marquis Hotel Dubai to enjoy this experience.

5. Bull and Bear

This restaurant has added an Arabic twist to its menu. You can expect a mixed grill, lamb melanzane and more! Located at the Waldorf Astoria in DIFC, enjoy the culinary journey they offer and cap your meal with date sticky toffee pudding.

6. African Lounge

Their curated Iftar menu ‘The Journey’ takes you through four courses of meals features bao buns, corn fritters, chicken pot pie and more. Located at The Galleria Al Maryah Island in Abu Dhabi, enjoy this gustatory experience and finish off your meal with their lovely panna cotta.

Want more options? check out last year’s recommendations!

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