Revealed: UAE Iftar offers for Ramadan 2017

A snapshot selection of iftar and Ramadan offers available at hotels and resorts around the UAE
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The grand Iftar buffet in the Address Dubai Marina's Constellation ballroom features an extensive selection of Arabic and International favourites, live stations, a variety of authentic sweets and desserts and Ramadan juices. Chefs will also present authentic Emirati dishes such as Lafayef khoboz falazi, Robyan mashwi, Tekat deyay and a range of traditional Emirati desserts such as Leqaimat.

\nTime: Sunset to 9 pm, daily

\nPrice: Iftar buffet – AED 220 per person

\n*Special group rate applies
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Colleagues, associates, friends and families can gather for Iftar at the Address Dubai Mall's Diamond ballroom which can accommodate up to 350 guests for banquets, with authentic Arabic dishes complemented by contemporary Arabesque décor.

\nDate: 27 May to 25 June 2017

\nTimings: Sunset until 9 pm

\nPrice: Group of 150 to 300 guests – AED 180 per person; Special Early Bird price AED 160 per person on bookings before 20 May 2017

\nGroup of 80 to 150 guests – AED 190 per person; Special Early Bird price AED 170 per person on bookings before 20 May 2017

\nGroup of 50 to 80 guests – AED 200 per person; Special Early Bird price AED 180 per person on bookings before 20 May 2017
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At 3in1 at Vida Downtown, chef James Knight-Pacheo will treat guests to an Iftar of Arabian inspired dishes including a live Saje station, live Salad station and a pizza oven where guests can customise their own pizzas. Guests can also enjoy a colourful, interactive juice display.

\nDate: Available throughout Ramadan

\nTime: From sunset until 9.00pm

\nPrice: AED 170 per person for adults; inclusive of Ramadan buffet and soft drinks/juices and Ramadan beverages. 50% off for children between 6 and 12 years old, complimentary for children below 5 years old.
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For the first time, Hyatt Regency Dubai Creek Heights has Al Manzil solely to Ramadan. The private setting features a dedicated entrance, valet service, dedicated prayer rooms and a lounge, all leading to a collection of dining rooms and two interactive open kitchens.An array of native and regional dishes from the Orient and Levant will span the two kitchens:shawarma, fatteh, falafel, saj, pastas, grilled items and fresh fruit. A variety of cold and hot mezze will sit alongside tagines and vegetarian options, as well as whole lamb ouzi and a dessert buffet.

\nDaily, from sunset to 10:00 PM

\nAED 155 per person inclusive of soft drinks

\nChildren ages 6 to 12 years old can dine for 50% off, while children younger than six can dine complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult
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Cuisines of the ancient trade ports along the spice routes from East to West are highlighted during Iftar at JW Marriott Dubai Deira. Two price options allow for flexibility and a kids' area keeps the little ones entertained.

\nAED 99 for Iftar at The Market Place and The Town Square

\nAED 175 for Iftar at The Market Place, The Town Square and additional seafood buffet at Bamboo Lagoon.
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An Iftar buffet will be available at La Ville's Chival at AED 175 per person including traditional beverages from sunset. An oud player will perform in the background, and shisha is being served in the courtyard.

\nSohour is available à la carte at Chival and in the courtyard. The opening hours for Chival and the courtyard are sunset – 2.30am, daily.
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Orchid Restaurant at Ramada Hotel and Suites Ajman, and King’s Grill at Ramada Beach Hotel Ajman present Iftar buffet promotions, in celebration of Ramadan. Ramadan staples include a selection of dates and dried fruits, traditional Middle Eastern dishes from starters to desserts, plus Ramadan beverages.

\nThe Iftar buffet at Orchid and King’s Grill are priced at AED 99/ per person. Both restaurants are offering 20% off during the first 10 days of Ramadan. Return guests will also be given a AED20/ discount coupon for their next visit. A 50% price cut will also be available for diners who will arrive between 9:00 pm to 12:00 midnight.
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The Iftar spread at Sheraton Grand Dubai's Feast is set to feature an array of choices, from Far Eastern delicacies to European favorites such as pizza. Feast will serve a selection of Arabic dishes, including baba ghanoush, beetroot labneh, muhammara and other savouries, all complemented by fresh juice.

\nTime: Sunset until 11pm

\nPrice: AED 210 per person (AED 168 before May 10th)
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Almayass, the Lebanese - Armenian restaurant, is offering an iftar menu which includes soups, cold and hot appetisers, while the mains include lamb, marinated and slow-cooked. Oriental sweets and fresh fruits complete the iftar experience at Almayass. Iftar package for a minimum of 3 guests: AED185 per person including taxes.
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In the Mediterranean-inspired Olea restaurant of The St Regis Saadiyat Island, guests can enjoy a buffet-style Iftar, serving classic continental dishes, infused with traditional Arabic flavours, paired with fresh juices.

\nThe Iftar buffet is available for guests to enjoy every day, from sunset to 9.00PM, at a cost of AED 220 per adult and AED110 for children aged 6 - 12 years old, while children under the age of 5 can eat for free.
Wed 17 May 2017 12:16 PM GST
By Diane Fermin Roeder