• Enjoy more than 200 dishes and free pool access at this Abu Dhabi brunch

    Enjoy more than 200 dishes and free pool access at this Abu Dhabi brunch

    WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 13629 [post_author] => 5524 [post_date] => 2019-02-21 17:06:32 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-21 13:06:32 [post_content] =>   With more than 200 dishes on offer across three combined restaurants, this Friday brunch at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is one to put on your Abu Dhabi radar. The Friday Fairmont Brunch features steaks from Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill, Italian favourites at Frankie’s and a lavish international buffet at CuiScene, so there really is something for everyone to feast on. The three venues are lined up along one corridor, making your brunch journey an easy one to navigate. Kick-start your afternoon with a rich selection of salads, artisan cheese, freshly-baked breads and hot mezze to start – not forgetting to sample the cold shrimp appetizer and oysters available, too! Place your order and watch as your pasta dish is made in front of your eyes at the live cooking stations, before moving onto the Japanese counter to enjoy a variety of sushi, sashimi and nigiri. For mains, lamb chops, grilled tiger prawns and Peking duck strike us as the dishes to try from Pitmaster’s grill. But don’t leave brunch without trying MPW’s carvery station; the tender roast beef is not one to be missed! Sweet lovers, fear not – the brunch doesn’t end there. A chocolate fountain, cake and pastry selection, as well as plenty of ice cream await you once the main courses are finished. For an enjoyable afternoon that the whole family will love, this brunch has it all. Kidz Factory will keep the little ones entertained, while adults can sit back and enjoy the hotel’s resident singer, before heading to the after-party at Chameleon Terrace from 4pm onwards. What’s more, brunch goers get 50% off at the after-party, as well as free access to the beach and pool facilities! Details: The Fairmont Friday Brunch runs every Friday from 12 noon to 4pm. Prices start at AED 345 inclusive of soft beverages. For reservations, email dining.bab@fairmont.com, call +971 2 654 3238 or visit http://bit.ly/2TZXLh4. [post_title] => Enjoy more than 200 dishes and free pool access at this Abu Dhabi brunch [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => fairmont-friday-brunch-abu-dhabi [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-21 17:06:32 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-21 13:06:32 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://www.bbcgoodfoodme.com/?p=13629 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw )   With more than 200 dishes on offer across three combined restaurants, this Friday brunch at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is one to put on your Abu Dhabi radar. The Friday Fairmont Brunch features steaks from Marco Pierre White…

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  • Why this beachfront bar should be your new sundowner spot

    Why this beachfront bar should be your new sundowner spot

    WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 13634 [post_author] => 1 [post_date] => 2019-02-21 16:06:22 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-21 12:06:22 [post_content] =>   Looking for the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a sundowner? Look no further than Bliss Lounge – the beachfront bar and restaurant at Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, boasting panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf and direct access to The Walk. Head down for sunset and kick-back on a cabana with a cold drink in hand, and enjoy the live DJ’s beats as the sun goes down. If you’re hungry, tuck into Bliss Lounge’s fusion menu, and sample dishes from across the world; sushi and sashimi from Asia, to a bowl of authentic nachos from Mexico. Ladies, we’ve got good news! The weekly Heels and Wheels Ladies’ Night every Wednesday kicks off at 8pm and runs until midnight, and offers giveaways, treats and discounts on the lounge’s sushi menu. What’s more, one lucky lady will be awarded with a luxury pair of designer shoes every month – so trust us, you won’t want to miss this one! Finally, wind down the weekend with the Saturday Sundowner Brunch – taking place every Saturday from 4pm to 8pm. Dig into freshly prepared sushi and sashimi boats, chicken, beef and seafood skewers, sliders and more as the sun sets on another weekend at the beach. Packages start at AED 195 inclusive of soft beverages. Details: For more information, please visit the Bliss Lounge website, or call +971 4 315 3861. [post_title] => Why this beachfront bar should be your new sundowner spot [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => bliss-lounge-sundowners [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-21 16:27:50 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-21 12:27:50 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://www.bbcgoodfoodme.com/?p=13634 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw )   Looking for the perfect place to unwind and enjoy a sundowner? Look no further than Bliss Lounge – the beachfront bar and restaurant at Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort, boasting panoramic views of the Arabian Gulf and direct access to…

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  • Five reasons to visit this Dubai beachfront hotel for al-fresco dining

    Five reasons to visit this Dubai beachfront hotel for al-fresco dining

    WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 13490 [post_author] => 5524 [post_date] => 2019-02-21 10:15:19 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-21 06:15:19 [post_content] =>   It’s the best time of year to make the most of Dubai’s al-fresco dining scene, and The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai is not short of breathtaking views, beautiful gardens and a host of delicious F&B offerings for foodies to enjoy this winter. Nine restaurants at the JBR hotel feature al fresco terraces, so whether you’re in search of a romantic dinner for two beachside, an outdoor family-style sharing lunch, or the famed Dubai brunch with a group of friends, the resort has something to meet every individual need. We take a closer look at five of the hotel’s restaurants and their offerings this winter… Restaurant: Palm Grill Dining options: Lunch, Dinner and Saturday Brunch Nestled on The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai’s white-sand beach, Palm Grill is the only dining destination located directly on the sand and offers breathtaking views of the Arabian Gulf, where no shoes and certainly no filter are needed! A casually chic ambience, is perfectly paired with a wide selection of grills and Mediterranean cuisine, complemented by delicious desserts, island inspired beverages and live tunes; an ideal locale for sunset sundowners, hubbly bubbly and beachside dining. Restaurant: Splendido Dining option: Dinner An Italian restaurant inviting guests to dine under the stars on the Tuscan-style Piazza and Terrace or indoors for classical sophistication, as Chef Francesco and his team serve a refined menu of traditional Italian classics. As the night’s sky beckons, take advantage of Aperitivo every day from 5 pm to 7 pm – the start of your journey with themed canapes and select beverages.   Restaurant: Blue Jade Dining option: Dinner Specialising in pan-Asian cuisine, where Chef Ta Van deftly composes dishes that honor the flavors of his native Vietnam as well as those of Thailand, Singapore, Japan and China. Dine on the picturesque terrace overlooking the hotel’s gardens, in the intimate setting of the private dining room or barside for some light bites. Guests can indulge in special weekly presentations of all-you-can-eat sushi and dimsum, along with seasonal, special menus.  Restaurant: Amaseena   Dining option: Dinner With its Bedouin-inspired tents scattered beneath twinkling desert skies, Amaseena, an all al-fresco restaurant captures the romance of Arabia. Enchant your palate with a Middle Eastern buffet feast, specialty dishes, live cooking stations and mouthwatering fresh seafood. The perfect restaurant for visitors and residents alike to delve into the region’s culture and cuisine, with live music every night and on Wednesdays and Thursdays the restaurant hosts a special theme night, complemented by live music, additional entertainment including belly dancer and tanourah performer and an amazing hubbly bubbly selection. Restaurant: La Baie Dining options: Lunch + Dinner ‘La Baie’ is a hip and chic lounge venue which offers the perfect indoor and outdoor setting along the coast of the Arabian Gulf for socialising, chilling out and sports game viewing with friends and colleagues. Follow all the jam-packed action and every game from across the globe, whether tableside or lounge and bar seating. The highlights – an adults-only pool with private cabanas, an eclectic selection of hubbly bubbly, swim-up bar and refreshing Mediterranean inspired menu. Details: For more information, or to make a booking, please visit the website, email dine.dubai@ritzcarlton.com or call 04 318 6150. [post_title] => Five reasons to visit this Dubai beachfront hotel for al-fresco dining [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => ritz-carlton-dubai-al-fresco [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-21 10:15:19 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-21 06:15:19 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://www.bbcgoodfoodme.com/?p=13490 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw )   It’s the best time of year to make the most of Dubai’s al-fresco dining scene, and The Ritz-Carlton, Dubai is not short of breathtaking views, beautiful gardens and a host of delicious F&B offerings for foodies to enjoy this…

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  • LIMA Dubai launches new ceviche menu

    LIMA Dubai launches new ceviche menu

    WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 13624 [post_author] => 5524 [post_date] => 2019-02-20 14:32:50 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-20 10:32:50 [post_content] =>   LIMA Dubai, the urban dining destination at The Square – City Walk, has introduced an immersive ceviche experience for diners three nights a week. This exclusive experience is only available for a seating of four guests at a time, as diners are taken on a journey through Peru’s national dish in a four or seven course menu, created by LIMA Dubai’s head chef, Diego Sanchez. Different forms of ceviche have been consumed in Peru for thousands of years, used as a way to cook and preserve food without heat, through combining meat or fish with citrus, which offers a tender and fresh flavour. Seated at the ‘El Puerto’ (the port) ceviche bar, guests can witness LIMA’s skilled chefs as they carefully each intricate course. Highlights from the menu include Salmon Belly Tartare – salmon combined with yellow potato causa, Rocoto chili and horse radish, Razor Clam Ceviche – Razor clams, yellow chili sauce and Padano cheese and the Duck Ceviche – Duck leg confit, Cured duck breast with Nikkei sauce and decedent foie gras. So if you’re a fan of ceviche, head down to LIMA Dubai from Wednesday to Friday from 6pm to enjoy this specially curated menu from AED 199 per person (seven courses priced at AED 340 per person.) Details: For reservations, email reservations@limadubai.com or call +971 56 500 4571. To make your own ceviche, try this recipe. [post_title] => LIMA Dubai launches new ceviche menu [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => lima-dubai-ceviche-menu [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-20 14:32:50 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-20 10:32:50 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://www.bbcgoodfoodme.com/?p=13624 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw )   LIMA Dubai, the urban dining destination at The Square – City Walk, has introduced an immersive ceviche experience for diners three nights a week. This exclusive experience is only available for a seating of four guests at a time,…

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  • Zhen Wei opens at Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai

    Zhen Wei opens at Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai

    WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 13595 [post_author] => 5524 [post_date] => 2019-02-18 11:52:55 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-18 07:52:55 [post_content] => Bringing authentic Pan-Asian cuisine with a contemporary twist to Dubai’s hottest island, Zhen Wei has opened its doors at Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai. Specialising in delicate homemade dim sum and hand pulled noodles; the new restaurant takes city gourmands straight to the streets of Hong Kong. Enticing dishes such as traditional Whole Beijing Duck, Kalbi-Spiced BBQ Short Ribs with kimchi and picked jalapeño chili and Cantonese Seabass with toasted sesame oil and soy sauce tantalize taste buds with exotic flavors of the east. One highlight of the menu is the 14-strong Dim Sum section which includes Hong Kong Chicken Char Siu Bao, Shanghai Pan-Fried Beef Bun and Four Seasonal Shrimp Crystal Bag. The restaurant’s exposed kitchen means guests can watch the freshly prepared, hand-pulled noodles and dim sum being created in front of them. What’s more, Zhen Wei boasts an open-air terrace with calming water pools and an alfresco garden – perfect for the winter months! Other dining options at Caesars Bluewaters Dubai include afternoon tea at Roman Lounge, snacks and frozen concoctions poolside at Neptune Pool & Beach Bar and cutting-edge mixology at Laurel Bar. There’s also The Piazza serving refined patisserie, pool bar and grill The Sandbar with seafood inspired by sun-soaked afternoons in the South of France, a fusion of Mediterranean and Arabic flavours at Cleo’s Table and the best poolside light bites, burgers and salads on the island at Fortuna and Venus. Details: For bookings or more information on Zhen Wei please visit https://www.caesars.com/dubai/restaurants/zhen-wei [post_title] => Zhen Wei opens at Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => zhen-wei-dubai [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-18 12:03:17 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-18 08:03:17 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://www.bbcgoodfoodme.com/?p=13595 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) Bringing authentic Pan-Asian cuisine with a contemporary twist to Dubai’s hottest island, Zhen Wei has opened its doors at Caesars Palace Bluewaters Dubai. Specialising in delicate homemade dim sum and hand pulled noodles; the new restaurant takes city gourmands straight…

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  • A new burger and bao joint has opened on Bluewaters Island

    A new burger and bao joint has opened on Bluewaters Island

    WP_Post Object ( [ID] => 13588 [post_author] => 5524 [post_date] => 2019-02-17 15:43:50 [post_date_gmt] => 2019-02-17 11:43:50 [post_content] => Big into burgers? Then we’ve got good news. London Slide has just opened its doors at the foot of the iconic Ain Dubai on Bluewaters Island, and it looks like a must-visit for mini burgers and bao lovers. The sliders come in pairs and feature taste combinations for the flavour-craving gastronaut, packed with premium produce and acrobatic aromatics. They’re the “bite-sized, hectic, London eclectic, experience.” Sliders include the ‘Big Ben’ featuring an Angus pattie, Cheddar cheese, pickle, lettuce, red onion, tomato and mustard – the true classic! ‘The Duke’ features Wagyu beef, brie, mushrooms with thyme, truffle, avocado, slathered in Japanese mayo. For those wanting chicken sliders, the ‘Southern Smoke’ combines fried chicken, slaw, smoked cheese, jalapeno, pickles and chipotle Aioli. The ‘Fleet Street Fillet’ fish slider comes with cheddar, pickles, lettuce, tomato, red onion, adorned with freshly made caper dill mayo. Vegetarians rejoice! The ‘Covent Garden’ is a feast of vegetable rosti, Cheddar cheese, lettuce, red onion, tomato, fused with chipotle and tzatziki sauces. The bao menu is also not one to miss. The ‘Spicy Beef’ features mouth-watering slow cooked beef brisket, kim chi, cucumber, crispy onions, chilli, spring onion and coriander. The ‘Tiger Prawn’ bao fuses marinated tiger prawns, house-made slaw, cucumber and wasabi with chilli sauce. For those wanting a veggy option there is the ‘Crispy Fried Tofu’ bao with pickled vegetables, mushrooms and Tonkatsu. Be sure to enjoy your slider with a tasty milkshake, with flavours including Bannoffee, Cotton Candy Treat, and Toasted Marshmallows. Home-made lemonades include the Blue Lagoon, Passion Fruit, Lemon Mint, and Watermelon flavours. Mocktails on the menu feature ‘Kiwi Ginger Mule’, ‘Orange Spritz’ and ‘Pineapple Lavender Sparkler’. Details: For more information, visit the Bluewaters website. [post_title] => A new burger and bao joint has opened on Bluewaters Island [post_excerpt] => [post_status] => publish [comment_status] => open [ping_status] => open [post_password] => [post_name] => london-slide-bluewaters-island [to_ping] => [pinged] => [post_modified] => 2019-02-17 15:43:50 [post_modified_gmt] => 2019-02-17 11:43:50 [post_content_filtered] => [post_parent] => 0 [guid] => https://www.bbcgoodfoodme.com/?p=13588 [menu_order] => 0 [post_type] => post [post_mime_type] => [comment_count] => 0 [filter] => raw ) Big into burgers? Then we’ve got good news. London Slide has just opened its doors at the foot of the iconic Ain Dubai on Bluewaters Island, and it looks like a must-visit for mini burgers and bao lovers. The sliders…

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