STK

STK Dare to Brunch Place: The Address Downtown Dubai Price: AED 349(Soft beverages) AED 499 (House beverages) Timings: 1.00pm- 4.00pm “Age and glasses of wine should never be counted.” -Unknown   STK is owned and operated by the global hospitality company The One Group, and is their 18th STK branch, which was first launched in NYC,…

HOTEL CARTAGENA

  HOTEL CARTAGENA Place: JW Marriott Marquis Price: AED 295 (Soft beverages) AED 395 (House beverages) Timings: 1.30pm- 4.30pm “To know how to eat well, one must first know how to wait.” -Marco Pierre White Hotel Cartagena’s motto is ‘Welcome to Latin America without borders’, indicating a theme based on Latino fusion. The interior appears to…

MORIMOTO

MORIMOTO   Place: Renaissance Downtown Hotel Price: AED 350(Soft beverages) AED 499 (House beverages) AED 650 (Bubbly) Timings: 12.30pm- 4.00pm “Cook more often. Don’t study; just cook” – Masaharu Morimoto I remember watching in awe episode after episode of Iron Chef America, and dreaming of the opportunity to be at the judges table to taste all…

LUIGIA 

LUIGIA  Place: Rixos Premium Dubai Price: AED 195(Soft beverages) AED 240 (Beer & Wine) AED 320 (House beverages) Timings: 1.00pm- 4.00pm “Garlic is divine. Few food items can taste so many distinct ways, handled correctly. Misuse of garlic is a crime…Please, treat your garlic with respect…Avoid at all costs that vile spew you see rotting in…

MAIDEN SHANGHAI

Maiden Shanghai Friday Dim Sum Brunch (by Candy Pants) Place: FIVE Palm Jumeirah Price: AED 295(Soft beverages) AED 395 (House beverages) Timings: 1.00pm- 4.00pm “The Italians and Spanish, the Chinese and Vietnamese see food as part of a larger, more essential and pleasurable part of daily life. Not as an experience to be collected or bragged…

LIMA

LIMA  Place: City Walk, Dubai Price: AED 325 (Inclusive of Soft Beverages) AED 450 (Inclusive of House Beverages) AED 550 (Inclusive of Bubbly) Timings: 12pm- 4pm “Food is everything we are. It’s an extension of nationalist feeling, ethnic feeling, your personal history, your province, your region, your tribe, your grandma. It’s inseparable from those from the get-go.”-Anthony Bourdain As…

AJI

AJI  Place: Club Vista Mare, The Palm, Dubai Price: AED 375 (Soft beverages) AED 495 (House beverages) Timings: 12pm- 4pm “The only way to keep your health is to eat what you don’t want, drink what you don’t like, and do what you’d rather not.”- Mark Twain   Aji promotes their brand via the hashtag #NikkeiEffect;…

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…

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…

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…

RAMUSAKE

RAMUSAKE Location: Double Tree Hilton (JBR) Pricing: AED 339 (House Beverages) Timings: 1.00pm-4.00pm “I only drink on days that start with “T”: Tuesday, Thursday… Today, Tomorrow… Thaturday.. Thunday.” The last thing Dubai needed was yet another Japanese restaurant serving ‘modern’ (meaning un-authentic) Japanese dishes. Ramusake is yet another London based concept managed by the same…