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…

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;…

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)…

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…

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…