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…

BIG BRUNCH ON 8

Big Brunch on 8 Location: Media One Hotel Pricing: -250AED Non-alcohol package (soft drinks, juices and water inclusive) – 395 AED Alcohol package (Martini Prosecco + house spirits  – vodka, whisky, gin, rum, beer, red & white wine) – 595 AED Bubbly package (alcohol package + unlimited Moet Champagne) *Pool access is complimentary Timings: 12.30pm-4pm…

ABOVE ROOFTOP LOUNGE

Above Rooftop Lounge Location: The Sofitel, Business bay Pricing: AED 260 non-alcoholic, AED 295 alcoholic, AED 495 champagne package, *AED 250 additional for pool access Timings: 12pm-4pm ‘Night life is when you get up with a hangover in the morning. Night life is when everybody says what the hell and you do not remember who…