14 Scrumptious Ways To Celebrate Christmas In The UAE

From Christmas Eve to Boxing Day, we've got you covered this festive season
14 Scrumptious Ways To Celebrate Christmas In The UAE

With Christmas just around the corner, the festive spirit is on the up! So allow us to recommend a few fabulous foodie spots to enjoy this Christmas... 


The Market Place, JW Marriott Hotel Dubai

Christmas Eve Dinner at The Market Place

An array of international dishes, live stations and holiday desserts are waiting to be discovered along with live entertainment for a complete festive atmosphere. From 7pm to 11:30pm, the dinner buffet is priced starting from Dhs165, at JW Marriott Hotel Dubai. For reservations call 04 6077 977 or visit discoverjwmarriottdubai.com

Frevo, Fairmont The Palm

Frevo at Fairmont

Enjoy a Brazilian dinner with favourite festive specials like turkey, shrimps and scallops and a variety of seasonal salads and holiday desserts at the Braziliian Churrascaria from 7pm till midnight for Dhs295 at Fairmont The Palm, Palm Jumeirah. For futher information call 04 4573 457 or email palm.dining@fairmont.com

Lexington Grill, Waldorf Astoria, Ras Al Khaimah

Christmas at Waldorf

Catch the holiday spirit at the famous Lexington Grill with an exquisite three-course menu including Rabbit Rillettes and traditional Christmas Turkey. The dinner will be available from 7pm to 11.00pm at a starting price of Dhs320. For more information call 07 2035 555 or visit waldorfastoria.com

Blue Orange, The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi

Blue Orange

Enjoy a buffet brimming with all your favorites including turkey carving stations, seafood bar, and a selection of sushi as well as traditional hand crafted Christmas desserts from 6pm to 10:30pm for Dhs250 at The Westin Dubai, Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina. For more info call 04 5117 373 or email restaurants@westin.com

Anise, InterContinental Dubai Festival City

Christmas at Anise

International restaurant Anise invites friends and family to embrace the festive spirit with a dash of seasonal revelry and relish a premium collection of fresh catches from the world’s oceans from 7pm to 11:30pm, starting from Dhs275 at InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City. 
For reservations call 04 7011 127 or email restaurantreservation.dfc@ihg.com


Seagrill Restaurant & Lounge, Fairmont The Palm

Seagrill at Fairmont

Indulge in flavours of the Mediterranean with a three-course menu and access to the privatebeach and temperature-controlled pools. Christmas under the sun at Seagrill is available from 10am to 7pm for Dhs300 both, on December 24 and 25. For more information call 04 4573 457 or email palm.dining@fairmont.com

West 14th, Dukes Dubai

West 14th at DUKES

Head to the beach for a relaxed festive meal at the West 14th Christmas Day BBQ including a selection of salads followed by BBQ Christmas turkey. A free mocktail or glass of fizz as awaits you from 2pm to 6pm for Dhs175 at West 14th, Dukes Dubai, Palm Jumeirah. For further information, call 04 4551 111 or visit dukesdubai.com

Delphine Restaurant, The H Dubai


Gather your friends, family and loved ones for the exquisite Hollywood Brunch at Delphine Restaurant with a full festive buffet and a live singer and a visit from Santa. The brunch is from 12pm to 4pm, for a price of Dhs265. For more information call 04 5018 230 or visit hhoteldubai.com

Meridien Village Terrace, Le Meridien Dubai


Meridien Village Terrace is an alfresco feast that calls you on to enjoy a traditional Christmas brunch with all you can eat and drink from the favourite festive dishes and treats. From 12:30pm to 3:30pm and starting from Dhs279, the brunch is available at Meridien Village Terrace, Le Meridien Dubai. For reservations call 04 2170 000 or email terrace.lmdubai@lemeridien.com


Great British Restaurant, Dukes Dubai


Make your Boxing Day go with a bang with brunch at GBR where chefs will be serving-up top-quality roasts and other British classics for you to enjoy and reminisce! From 1pm to 4pm, head down to Dukes Dubai, Plam Jumeirah for the brunch available at a starting price of Dhs350. For more information call 04 4551 111 or visit dukesdubai.com


Eat Artisanal Bakery

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Festive party season has officially started and Eat Artisanal Bakery is cooking up a storm with home cooked canapés and Christmas dinners, perfect for entertaining or for the big day. Impress your friends and family with an array of classic mains, sides and desserts ranging from a full juicy turkey, leg of lamb, brown buttered carrots, Cheddar Bay drop scones, deep dish apple pie, Christmas log or a classic cheese cake. Eat Artisanal Bakery prepares everything fresh and with passion, creating wholesome, rustic dishes that make you think of home. There are four packages: Turkey (Crown only) with two sides, gravy and a pie for Dhs350; Turkey (Crown only)  with four sdes, gravy, one pie and a dessert for Dhs450; a full turkey (5-7kg) with four sides, gravy, one pie, one dessert and one cheese board for Dhs650; and finally, one full turkey (7-9kg), four sides, gravy, one pie, two desserts and a cheese board. 

To book, call Eat Artisanal Bakery, Bay Square branch on 04 554 7178

The H Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road

The H Dubai

Make your Christmas special whether it’s a romantic meal for two, a family gathering or a full festive party. A selection of Turkey packages starting from Dhs255 are available for takeaway from now until January 1, 2018. For more infor call 04 5018 230  or visit hhoteldubai.com to place your order.

Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

madinat jumeirah

The turkey roast is presented as a complete meal with soup, succulent traditional roasted turkey with all the trimmings and and homemade mince pies to finish off.  Available for pick-up from December 20 to December 25. For more information call 04 3666 528 email MJinfo@jumeirah.com

The Eloquent Elephant, Taj Dubai

Eloquent Elephant

Take The Eloquent Elephant experience home with a succulent, perfectly roasted turkey with all the trimmings, festive cookies and homemade mince pies, ideal for an intimate gathering of six. Take-away are availbale for collection throughout December and are for Dhs895. For reservations call  04 4383 100 or email eloquentelephant.dubai@tajhotels.com