PEYOTE

Peyote  Place: DIFC, Dubai Price: AED 250(Soft beverages) AED 395 (House beverages) Timing: 12.30pm- 4.00pm “Take your pleasure seriously.”- Charles Eames. “Peyote” is Spanish for a small species of cactus, that contains Mescaline; a psychedelic substance. I can confirm that the restaurant did not have any available. Peyote Dubai is the fourth opening of the Peyote…

RUYA

RUYA Place: Grosvenor House, Dubai Marina Price: AED 299 (soft beverages) AED 399 (House beverages) AED 499 (Champagne) Timing: 12pm – 4pm “The secret of staying young is to live honestly, eat slowly, and lie about your age.”- Lucille Ball With two weeks to go until my 33rd birthday, I sat drinking my favorite Rum (Takamaka)…

TORO + KO

TORO + KO Place: City Walk, Dubai Price: AED 325 (Inclusive of Soft Drinks) AED 450 (Inclusive of House Beverages) AED 550 (Inclusive of Bubbly) Timings: 12.00-4.00pm “A beber y a tragar, que el mundo se va a acabar.” (Eat, drink and be merry, for tomorrow we die)- Spanish Proverb Toro + Ko is a high-end Barcelona-style tapas restaurants…

MASTI COCKTAILS & CUISINE

MASTI  Place: Le Mer, Dubai Price: AED 250(Soft beverages) AED 350 (House beverages) AED 500 (Bubbly) Timings: 1.00pm- 5.00pm “Take your pleasure seriously.” Charles Eames. Masti is a brave attempt to produce an uber-chic modern Indian dining experience. The menu is designed as Indian inspired sharing dishes infused with a variety of global flavors (Indian Fusion…

STK

  STK Dare to Brunch Place: Rixos Premium, JBR, Dubai Price: AED 349(Soft beverages) AED 499 (House beverages) Timings: 1.00pm- 4.00pm “Wine makes a man better pleased with himself; I do not say that it makes him more pleasing to others.”- Samuel Johnson   STK is owned and operated by the global hospitality company The One…

ASIA DE CUBA

  ASIA DE CUBA Chino-Latino Brunch Place: Nation Riviera Beach Club, St. Regis Hotel, Abu Dhabi Price: AED 250 (Soft beverages) AED 350 (house beverages) AED 400 (Bubbly) Timings: 1.30pm- 4.30pm “Never take advice from me; you will end up drunk”- Anonymous After a 1-hour monotonous drive to the capital, we arrive at the Riviera Beach…

BUSSOLA

Bussola: La Tavolata Place: The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina Price:AED 290 (house beverages) Timings: 2pm – 5pm (SATURDAY) “Chi non beve in compagnia o è un ladro o è una spia.” – Italian Proverb “People who do not drink with others are either thieves or spies”   La Tavolata is a Saturday “Brunch”…

MISS TESS

MISS TESS Asian Invasion Night Brunch  Location: Taj Hotel (Business Bay) Pricing:AED 248(House Beverages) Timings: 8-11pm (Wednesdays) “If you don’t know what to do with your life, ask for the cocktail menu”-Anonymous   I have noticed that the latest craze in the Dubai F&B sector is launching restaurants with the word “Miss” in their name…

Lock, Stock & Barrel JBR

Lock, Stock & Barrel JBR: The Big Fat Brunch Location: Rixos Premium Dubai Price: – AED 269 (soft beverages) -AED 369 (house beverages) Timings: 1pm – 4pm “You bring the alcohol, i’ll bring the bad decisions” – Anonymous.   Hosted in the new, bigger, and improved branch of Lock Stock & Barrel (LSB); this brunch was designed…

TOMO

TOMO Location: Raffles Dubai Pricing: AED 249 (Soft drinks) AED 349 (House Beverages) Timings: 12.30-3.30 PM “Bibamus, moriendum est .(Let us drink – for we shall die)”-Seneca   Living in Dubai we are spoiled with choice when it comes to Japanese Restaurants. A quick search on Zomato reveals over 60 Japanese or Japanese Fusion restaurants in…

MARINA SOCIAL

MARINA SOCIAL Location: Intercontinental Dubai Marina Pricing: AED 275 (Soft drinks) AED 395(House Beverages) AED 445 (Bubbly) Timings: 12.30-3.30 PM “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” -J.R.R. Tolkien   Marina Social presents itself as a contemporary restaurant, serving a British-Mediterranean inspired menu….

WAKA RESTAURANT & BAR

WAKA RESTAURANT & BAR Location: The Oberoi Business Bay Pricing: AED 200 (Soft drinks) AED 350 (House Beverages) AED 400 (Bubbly) Timings: 8.00pm-11.00pm “Stay busy, get plenty of exercise, and don’t drink too much. Then again, don’t drink too little.”-Herman Smith- Johannsen For the hardcore brunch enthusiast, many Friday’s can pass where one does not…