Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), one of Dubai’s most sought-after cultural and lifestyle destinations, showcases a myriad of dining experiences and promotions at over 8 hand-picked home-grown and international restaurants, during the Holy Month of Ramadan.
DIFC highlights the spirit of togetherness and evokes a sense of belonging and connection through its diverse offerings that will delight visitors. From the unique collection of art galleries and restaurants to fine dining venues and everything in between, DIFC serves as the must-visit destination for the most memorable Ramadan evenings.
Enjoy unique Iftar spreads and Suhoor menus serving a range of cuisines and flavours from around the world. From Mediterranean and Indian to Italian and Brazilian, here is a roundup of some of the city’s iconic dining experiences at DIFC:
SPARK by Caramel Gate District 3
A multi-faceted dining and entertainment destination, Spark by Caramel serves a diverse menu of international delicacies. During Ramadan, the restaurant will offer an exciting three-course meal for AED 135 per person. The venue also features a modern lounge, an enchanting garden, and an exclusive shisha lounge to offer an unparalleled dining experience in the heart of the city.
Hutong in Gate Building 6
Famed upscale restaurant, Hutong, serving Northern Chinese cuisine serves a set Iftar menu for AED 198 per person. The restaurant design has been inspired by the border provinces of the Silk Road, as depicted through the intricate details of the hand-crafted sandstone wall, embodying the crossover between the Chinese and Islamic worlds of design. The restaurant has a lounge, a terrace, and a private dining room, perfect for an intimate family and friends gathering.
Fogo de Chao in Central Park Towers
Brazilian steakhouse, Fogo de Chão is putting on a Iftar set menu, which includes their famous unlimited meat cuts, along with soup, salad, a selection of hot side dishes, desserts, and plenty of traditional Ramadan beverages for AED 299. Also, DIFC community members can enjoy an additional 25 per cent discount on the Iftar menu.
Marea in Gate Village
The Michelin-starred Italian restaurant, Marea, will be serving a set Iftar menu for AED 249 that includes a selection of Mezze, heart-warming tomato soup, everyone’s favourite Burrata, delicious Bolognese Pasta and their signature Cioccolato for dessert. This Ramadan break your fast in the cosy and elegant setting of the restaurant.
Bombay Borough in Gate Village
Celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan with Bombay Borough’s unlimited iftar menu that includes an exotic Indian mezze with dips, fruits and dates, kebabs, biryani, salads, mithai dessert platter and a selection of Ramadan drinks. Whether you want to dine alfresco, sample the indoor comfort of their lounge, or opt for private dining – Bombay Borough is a multi-layered space with options to suit everyone and inspirations from around India.
Gully Kitchen by Bombay Borough in Gate Village
The Gully Kitchen’s takeaway menu includes original Indian dishes with new interpretations. From gluten-free dosa pockets, to grab and go biryani, expect some great options at exceptional prices. For Ramadan, the Gully Kitchen has launched some great-value meal boxes for two and four people that includes vegetarian and non-vegetarian options.
If you prefer eating minimally processed foods and maintaining a clean diet without compromising on taste, Vibe Café is your destination. Since opening its doors in Dubai in 2018, Vibe UAE has been changing the game in what “eating healthy” means. This Ramadan, Vibe Café’s culinary team has curated special Iftar menus priced from AED 150 and sharing platters that you can enjoy with your loved ones for AED 199 and onwards. They have also introduced a line-up of delicious desserts and beverages like Pistachio Cake, Date Pudding and Special Rose Drink, especially for Ramadan.
Whether you are looking for a quick pit stop to grab a small bite and beverages or a sit-down feast, there are plenty of cafés and casual eateries such as Pret A Manger, VShakes, and Cereal Killer Café that offer a range of Ramadan deals.
Visitors and shoppers can also take advantage of exclusive discounts from 15 to 50 per cent on fashion, beauty, art, décor and lifestyle brands including INAAYAT by Divya Taimni, Ethnica, Lava Soul, Pure Labels, Fiori Jewels, Himalaya, House of Cenmar, Visual Optics, Made by Nature, Mischief Fashion, Collars & Cuffs. Khommssa Handcraft Store and Hugues Chevalier-Paris Furnitures.
The health and safety of the DIFC community remains the utmost priority. The Centre will continue to enforce precautionary measures and directives on hygiene, sanitisation and social distancing as per Dubai and UAE Government guidelines.
Source: Asda'a BCW