The Buro 24/7 Middle East guide to weekend culinary delights
Dubai's food scene continues to offer more inventive ways to meld appreciation of food and cultures. From breakfast by the beach to lunch on the water, Dubai's new food offerings do not disappoint. Buro 24/7 Middle East shares the food spots to try this weekend.
Think health at the Beach House, Park Hyatt Abu Dhabi Hotel and Villas
Start your day right with the perfect meal at the perfect location. Feel the sea breeze and be mesmerised by the turquoise waters of the Arabian Sea as you enjoy the Beach House's healthy breakfast menu, which includes organic egg omelettes, smoked salmon with potato and leek cakes, oven-baked roesti and fried eggs. Stay past breakfast and you can feast on authentic Mediterranean cuisine while those who wish to stick around even longer can head up to the Beach House Rooftop and sip into the signature sunset drinks while trying to spot dolphins.
For reservations, call +971 2 407 1138.
Tea fest at Hakkasan Dubai and Abu Dhabi
Drawing inspiration from both Chinese and British tea cultures, Hakkasan Dubai and Hakkasan Abu Dhabi are offering special blends as well as decadent treats and delectable dim sums. The extensive Chinese tea menu includes Anxi Tie Guan Yin, Silver Needle White Tea, Jasmine Green Tea and Dragon's Well Green Tea, each serving its own health purpose from detoxing to increasing metabolism. Those looking to complement their teas with some sweet and savoury delights can take their pick from a huge array of food from foie gras dumplings and fried mushrooms to chocolate crunch and fruit tarts.
For reservations, call +971 4 384 8484.
Abra picnic with Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers
Experience a different way of dining as you enjoy a picnic lunch atop an abra as you cruise along the Dubai Creek. Begin by collecting your picnic basket full of goodies from acclaimed restaurants Vivaldi by Alfredo Russo and Ashiana by Vineet. Then cycle down to the creek where your private water transportation awaits. Here you cantake in Dubai's spectacular views and indulge in your picnic, which can include everything from a healthy breakfast of mixed Danishs and fresh fruit platters to antipasti lunch of cold cuts and even lamb seekh kebab.
For reservations, call +971 4 228 1111.