25 May 2018Last updated

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Exclusive iftar deals this Ramadan

This Ramadan break your fast at one of these amazing restaurants

25 Jul 2013 | 12:39 pm
  • Iftar buffet

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Almaz by Momo Restaurant
What’s on offer? Break your fast with Almaz by Momo’s buffet, a combination of traditional Arabic and North African fare. The spread includes soups, breads, Berber pancakes with honey and Arabic mezze. Main courses come with the sides of rice and couscous and desserts include baklava and much more.
Timings: Sunset until 8.30pm
Price: Dh140 per person, additional Dh40 for shisha
Location: Mall of Emirates, Dubai
Contact: 04 409 8877

Cavendish restaurant
What’s on offer? Enjoy a delicious Arabic feast of hot and cold mezze, salads, meat and vegetable grills, followed by an array of mouthwatering desserts. Plus, a traditional Oud player will be strumming out tunes throughout the evening.
Timings: Sunset until 10.30pm
Price: Dh159 per person
Location: Bonnington Jumeirah Lake Towers
Contact: 04 356 0533

Vogue Cafe
What’s on offer? Vogue Café is a perfect place for shoe-holics to break their fasts at. Surrounded by branded shoes and yummy-licious food – a set three-course Ramadan menu of shared platters of mezze, soup, marinated lamb and chicken served with saffron rice, fries, and vegetables and desserts including Umm Ali – what else does a girl need?
Timings: 7pm to 1pm
Price: Dh175 per person
Location: The Dubai Mall
Contact: 04 501 6810

Tribes restaurant
What’s on offer? Tribes have come up with an innovative idea of sharing platters between families and friends. This Ramadan, share a platter of slow-cooked oyster blade served with roasted vegetables with your loved ones without worrying about wasting food.
Timings: Sunset until 2am
Price: Dh220 for two people and Dh340 for four people
Location: Mall of Emirates
Contact: 04 395 0660

Downtown tent
What’s on offer? An Arabic meal will be waiting for diners at the Downtown tent, where they have a choice of having their food in the courtyard, private majlis or glass enclosed garden with beautiful view of the Downtown Dubai. The diners can relax through the evening with shisha while traditional music plays in the background.
Timings: 7pm to 9pm
Price: Dh170 per person, Dh50 onwards for shisha
Location: Downtown Dubai
Contact: 050 159 3764

Ottomans at The Grosvenor House
What’s on offer? Exclusive Ramadan deal from the 1st of August till the end of Ramadan.
Price: For Dh250 per head enjoy a traditional-style Iftar What’s on offer?with a set menu comprised of typical Turkish dishes (Yaprak Sarma or Acili Ezme).
Contact: 04 317 6000

Qasr Al Sultan tent at Rixos The Palm Dubai
What’s on offer? Transport back to the Sultans era at the Qasr Al Sultan tent. Engage in activities similar to those at the Sultan’s palace such as playing backgammon, chess and card games, smoking shisha and other traditional Arabic entertainment. Indulge in customary Arabic and Turkish delights at the Ramadan Iftar Buffet.
Price: Dh175 per head, Dh75 for children aged 3-12 years, those below age 3 go free. Contact: 04 457 5454 or visit

Blue Orange at The Westin Dubai
What's on offer?
A traditional Sunset Buffet starting at sundown and running up till 9pm. Although the buffet closes, from 9pm onwards live music entertainment is provided by Tabla and Oud players.
Price: Dh180 for adults and Dh100 for children below the age of 12.
Contact: 04 511 7136 or visit The Westin Dubai at

Rare Restaurant, Desert Palm Hotel
What’s on offer? Break your fast at the luxury boutique Iftar at PER AQUUM’s Desert Palm retreat. Hosted at award winning restaurant, Rare, their terrace boasts breath taking views of the city’s skyline. Rare provides a unique dining experience inclusive of live lobster cooking. Food can be served indoors or outdoors on the cooled terrace, where shisha is available.
Price: The buffet is priced at Dh145 per person, 50% off for 4-14 year olds and free dining for those less than 4 years old.
Contact: For reservations call 04 323 8888 or email

Nofara Café
What’s on offer? Starting at sunset till 9pm throughout Ramadan enjoy a traditional Arabic Iftar set menu infused with a touch of modern, flavour-forward cuisine in a family-friendly environment.
Contact: 04 432 2023 or email



Compiled by Karuna Israni and Sana Umer