WANDERLUST BRUNCH (JW MARRIOTT MARQUIS)

Wanderlust Brunch Place: JW Marriott Marquis (Garden Restaurant) Price: – AED 395 including soft drinks, house beverages Timings: 1pm – 4pm “The Wanderlust has got me… by the belly aching fire”- Robert W. Service   Hosted on the 5th floor of the JW Marriott, the brunch offers both indoor seating (in the Garden Peruvian Restaurant) and the…

FEED ME FRIDAY BRUNCH (THE W)

FEED ME FRIDAY BRUNCH Place: Level Seven, The W Hotel, Habtoor City Price: – AED 395 including soft drinks – AED 495 including cocktails & house beverages – AED 595 including free flowing bubbly, cocktails & house beverages Timings: 12:30 – 4pm “Drink because you are happy, but never because you are miserable.”—G. K. Chesterton, Heretics I…

BELGIAN BEER CAFE

Belgian Beer Café Location: Grand Millennium Hotel (TECOM/ Barsha Heights) Pricing: AED 249 all inclusive Timing: 12-4pm “Beer is the answer… but I can’t remember the question” – Anonymous   To begin you should be made aware that there are currently three Belgian Beer Cafes (BBC) in Dubai (the other two are in Madinat Jumeirah,…

FRIDAY FORK & CORK (AT CRESCENDO)

Friday Fork & Cork at Crescendo Location: Anantara, The Palm Pricing: AED 345 per person, including soft beverages AED 499 per person, including house beverages AED 599 per person, including Italian sparkling AED 699 per person, including bubbly Timings: 1.00pm-4.00pm “A mixologist simply knows how to mix drinks,” he said. “A bartender knows how to…

McGETTIGAN’S (JLT)

McGettigan’s Location: JLT Pricing: AED 249 all inclusive Timing: 12-5pm “You can’t be a real country unless you have a beer or an airline. It helps if you have some kind of football team, or some nuclear weapon. But at the very least you need a beer” – Frank Zappa Waking up hungover one Friday…

THE COLLECTIVE

The Collective Brunch Location: Grand Hyatt Pricing: AED219 inclusive of soft beverages AED319 for the alcoholic brunch package Timings: 12:30 PM to 4:00 PM “Wine is bottled poetry” – Robert Luis Stevenson     Previously known as the Market Café, this venue has renovated, re-branded and re-launched as ‘The Collective”. The concept revolves around modern…

MUCHACHAS

MUCHACHAS Location: Holiday Inn Express, Al Safa Pricing: 185 AED –Non-Alcoholic Package 275 AED – Alcoholic Package Timings: 12.00pm-4.00pm (last drink order at 3.45) “Life without Mexican food, is like no life at all” -Anonymous   The minute I heard about the launch of a nuevo Mexicano brunch, I jumped to make a reservacion. I…

TORTUGA (MINA A’SALAM)

Tortuga Location: Mina a Salam Pricing: 375 AED –Non-Alcoholic Package 525AED – Alcoholic Package Timings: 12.30pm-4.00pm (last drink order at 3.30) “He who drinks gets drunk; He who gets drunk goes to sleep; He who goes to sleep does not sin; He who does not sin goes to heaven; So let’s all drink and go…

THE ST. REGIS SAADIYAT BRUNCH

Location: St. Regis Saadiyat Brunch (Olea Restaurant) Pricing*: Silk Package at AED 300 inclusive of non -alcoholic beverages Pearl Package at AED 395 inclusive of house beverages Diamond Package at AED 495 inclusive of food and bubbly Children’s Package at AED 150 per child from 6 till 12 years old – kids under 5 years…

SAFFRON

Saffron Location: The Atlantis Pricing: 535AED – Alcoholic Package Timings: 12.30pm-4pm “Wine makes daily living easier, less hurried, with fewer tensions and more tolerance.” ~ Benjamin Franklin Alongside Bubbalicious, Saffron is the other Heavyweight in the Dubai brunch scene and winner of numerous awards. Offering over 200 dishes, 12 food stations, and 6 drinks stations,…

KARMA KAFE

Karma Kafe Location: Souk Al Bahar Pricing: 329 AED –Non-Alcoholic Package 449AED – Alcoholic Package Timings: 12pm-3pm “Drinking good wine with good food in good company is one of life’s most civilized pleasures.”~Michael Broadbent     Our Milanese amico, Capo Speedo (he loves his Speedos) is being shipped off to Mozambique after 5 years in…

ZHENG HE’S

Zheng He’s Duck Brunch Location: Mina a Salam Pricing: 395 AED –Non-Alcoholic Package 495AED – Alcoholic Package Timings: 12pm-3.30pm ‘Drinking rum before 10 am makes you a pirate, not an alcoholic’ ~ Earl Dibbles JR   The outdoors seating offers majestic views of the Arabian Gulf and the resort’s three kilometers of waterways and landscaped…