Planning Trip To Dubai? Make Sure To Experience City’s Larger Than Life Dining Scenes

Relish best meals and lavish buffets at palatial Majlises in Dubai on your next trip!

If you’re planning a visit to Dubai and that too in the month of Ramadan make sure to visit these places for a delicious and extravagant feast. This  Middle Eastern Country serves the best meals all year long and especially during Ramadan for people who break their day-long fast. Air fills with magic when families and friends come together to celebrate and enjoy delectable delights in the evening. With the meal, make sure to enjoy the whole experience. Sharing laughter and stories with loved ones over a beautifully prepared meal creates memories that last a lifetime. Plus, the ambiance adds a touch of glamour to this special time of year. From three-course set menus to lavish buffets and beautiful, atmospheric majlises (sitting areas), the restaurants and hotels are transformed into luxurious havens in Dubai. Sparkling decorations, twinkling lights, and a buffet overflowing with exquisite dishes, from fragrant biryanis to melt-in-your-mouth desserts,  all-at-once for a feast of the senses! So, if you’re looking to visit Dubai, here’s our pick where you should dine. 


Atlantis, The Palm

Atlantis the palm

Enjoy a traditional feast in a setting under the stars overlooking the glittering skyline from Atlantis, The Palm’s Asateer Tent. Here, diners are spoilt for choices showcasing international, Arabesque, Khaleeji, Turkish and Persian cuisines with dishes such as Jordanian lamb mansaf to kunafa (middle-eastern dessert) for desserts made from the finest of ingredients. The seafront setting with indoor and outdoor seating welcomes 1,400 visitors each night. Here, alongside exquisite food, the diners can also enjoy live entertainment that features enchanting oud strings and vocal performances.


Mandarin Oriental Jumeira

Mandarin Oriental

Mandarin Oriental Jumeira is one spot you definitely should have on your list if you visit the city. The dining venue offers stunning majlis blending art, cuisine and culture together. Here, savour an assortment of appetising dishes in a buffet setting and choose from a variety of fresh salads, a range of flavourful mains including seafood and spiced meats, and delectable gourmet desserts. While devouring an array of cuisines including local delicacies and international flavours such as Japanese, Portuguese, guests can listen to live Arabic instrumental music of traditional oud and tabla.

Ariana’s Persian Kitchen

Ariana_s persian kitchen

Gather your family and loved ones to Dubai’s most talked-about hotel, Atlantis The Royal for an unforgettable dining experience. Here, at the hotel’s Ariana’s Persian Kitchen, savour a set menu offering Persian cuisine by award-winning Iranian-American TV chef Ariana Bundy. Here, the feast includes mocktails, eight types of cold and hot mezze (small appetisers), a selection of main dishes with baklava and a seasonal fruit salad for dessert. You can try dishes such as kashk e bademjoon (an eggplant dish), ground lamb and corn-fed chicken kebabs.

Jumeirah Beach Hotel 

Jumeirah Garden_

Choose Jumeirah Beach Hotel for dining in sheer opulence with a view of  iconic Burj Al Arab. Here, pick from a variety of live cooking stations featuring Middle Eastern-inspired meals and enjoy live music provided by a qanun and oud musician. The dining area also features a play area for kids, crafts, face painting, football and a cinema theatre.



At Nara’s experience an unique dinner in the magical setting of Nara Desert Escape during this special month. This escape in the desert offers a sumptuous menu and luxurious buffet inclusive of Middle Eastern, Emirates specialities, and live stations. Relax in their Arabesque lounge areas with live music as background. For those who prefer Shisha (a flavourful molasses-based tobacco smoking product), this place offers an array of flavours. After a scrumptious dinner, guests can also enjoy camel rides and falcon shows for an ultimate experience.

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