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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

LA PARILLA

LA PARILLA Location: Jumeirah Beach Hotel Pricing: AED 395 (Without alcohol) AED 495 (With Alcohol, Bubbly & Prosecco) Timings: 12.30pm-3.30pm “My favorites animal is Steak”- Fran Lebowitz   This brunch has been in high demand, mainly due to the 2 for 1 offer on the Entertainer. After several failed attempts at booking a table for this Latin…

ZERO GRAVITY

ZERO GRAVITY (Thursday Night Brunch) Location: Skydive Dubai Drop Zone, JBR, DUBAI Pricing: AED 295 (Inclusive of Alcoholic House Beverages) Timings: 8pm-11.00pm “When you stop drinking, you have to deal with this marvelous personality that started you drinking in the first place.” —Jimmy Breslin When Zero Gravity first opened, I predicted that they would turn into the…