Buro 24/7 Middle East's Mother's Day gastronomic guide
Mum's the word
Mother's Day is is a moment to reflect, revel and reveal your appreciation for your mum and the ultimate way to do so is over a decadent dish. From Michelin-inspired cuisine to traditional tea-time, these are the mum-approved hotspots for a gastronomic adventure on Mother's Day.
Mother's Day at Aubaine begins with a latte or cappuccino – on the house – that features a celebratory decoration by the skilled baristas. Then, choose from the restaurant's signature dishes including the lobster spaghetti or the famed special Aubaine burger before rounding off your meal with their sweet delights. Finally, bring the celebration home as the restaurant offers a freshly-made pastry as a parting gift.
For reservations, call +971 4 510 8391, City Walk, or +971 4 501 6970, The Dubai Mall.
Al Fayrooz Lounge, Al Qasr
With opulent decor and sweeping views of the Arabian Gulf, Al Fayrooz Lounge offers a setting to match the fine food fare for its exclusive Mother's Day-themed afternoon tea. Take in the picturesque surrounding as you savour sweet delights including the Victoria sponge and the fruit cake and once fulfilled, cap the Al Qasr experience with a stroll along the charming waterways.
For reservations, call +971 4 432 3232.
Indulge in Michelin-inspired dining at the celebrated Jean-Georges Dubai. For the special day, mothers can excite their tastebuds with the restaurant's signature egg caviar, for free. The world famous culinary creation is an explosion of sensations; from the warmth of the eggs to the coolness of the cream, which is then punctuated by the saltiness of the high-grade caviar.
For reservations, call +971 4 343 6118.
A three-course menu awaits at one of Dubai's premiere British restaurants. Expect a smorgasbord of signature dishes inspired by Michelin-starred chef Jason Atherton including Italian beef tomato stuffed with burrata, quail pie with honey glazed carrots and steamed sea bass with bergamot marmalade, while a rhubarb and custard soufflé is also on the menu for dessert.
For reservations, call +971 4 446 6664.
Choix Patisserie and Restaurant par Pierre Gagnaire
If there's one place for delectable desserts in Dubai, Pierre Gagnaire's chic restaurant is your go-to place. Enjoy a specially curated three-tier afternoon tea that features all of the traditional delights such as scones, sandwiches and pastries. Pair the exquisite gastronomy with a live pianist, as well as a Taste of Choix culinary memento, and you have a Mother's Day celebration to remember.
For reservations, call +971 4 701 1127.
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