10 Amazing Iftars To Be At This Holy Month


Living in this multi-cultural society, both muslims and non-muslims enjoy a great bonding time when at iftar, breaking the fast at dusk with a date, some labneh and lentil soup. 

There are so many lovely places to enjoy iftar – and we recently shared some affordable options for iftars around town

Here are some of the more upmarket ones to try out. 

1. Constellation Ballroom at The Address, Dubai Marina, AED 220

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Traditional in theme and lavish in diversity, their iftar buffet features an extensive selection of Arabic and international favorites, live stations, a variety of authentic sweets and desserts, and the refreshingly tasty Ramadan juices.

For AED220 per person, as a special treat you can also enjoy live oud alongside, authentic Emirati dishes such as Lafayef khoboz falazi, Robyan mashwi, Tekat deyay and a range of traditional Emirati desserts such as Leqaimat, which will rekindle the memories of childhood. 

Phone: 04 436 7777

2. CATCH Dubai, AED200

Iftar Catch

One of the hottest seafood joint in the city, their chefs have created a menu for all palates, featuring freshly hooked and cooked lobster rolls to smoking edamame and crispy short-rib tacos. 

The discerning Dubai gourmands can treat their taste buds to the best-tasting dinner in town at just AED200: From the Korean fried chicken and mushroom spaghetti to the herb-roasted Branzino and short ribs! 

Phone: 04 357 1755

3. Fairmont, The Palm, AED175


Designed to surround you in the true spirit of the Holy Month, be at ‘Fairuz’ Ramadan tent, where a traditional iftar and suhoor will be served, complete with al fresco Arabian Courtyard and live entertainment for a true local and cultural experience. 

With a seating capacity of 290 guests, at AED 175 per person, you can experience Ramadan and enjoy Arabic entertainment, flavorsome shisha (after 9pm), delicious mezze and Middle Eastern teas until the early hours of the morning. 

Phone: 04 457 3457

4. Kaftan, AED190    

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With a mix of traditional dishes, contemporary interpretations and fusion plates, you can enjoy the huge selection the buffet which include: A mix of Ottoman, Turkish and Middle Eastern cuisines, dishes such as Testi kebab; natural fed and mountain grown beef meat cooked with organic farm tomatoes in special clay pot sealed with fresh dough, and the Tandir Kuzu Kol; roasted and then braised fresh lamb shoulder served on Turkish rice with grilled tomatoes and chillies at AED190 per person. 

Phone: 04 338 9688  

5. Marina Social, AED150-AED195

Marina Social

For those looking to enjoy a relaxed fine dining experience with the stunning views of the Dubai Marina, Marina Social is open to serve you their signature dishes every day of the week for Ramadan at AED150 for a two-course set menu and AED195 for the three-course set menu. 

Phone: 04 446 6664

6. Nshama, Town Square, AED185 

Unrivaled Experiences At Town Square Ramadan Tent By Nshama

Assuring authentic Arabian hospitality in a truly Arabesque setting that exudes sheer luxury, Ramadan tent by Nshama offers an extensive buffet of traditional and international dishes for iftar and suhoor.  

At AED200 per person inclusive of Ramadan beverages for iftar and AED185 per person inclusive of Ramadan beverages for suhoor, you can celebrate the joy of togetherness. 

Phone: 050 555 9113/ 050 555 9114

7. Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort, AED 155+ 

Fairmont Fujairah Beach Resort Exterior

Fujairah’s only art-inspired resort, this luxury sanctuary offers a myriad of flavors and interior design intended to delight your senses this Ramadan. Iftar at their all day-dining restaurant, Canvas, is priced at AED155+ per person.

The terrace will be tented and include a range of shisha flavors alongside a traditional oud player throughout the evening. 

Phone: 09 204 1111

8. Le Cirque Dubai, AED245

Le Cirque Winter Garden

Located in the heart of DIFC, their newly opened address offers diners a choice of signature dishes from a pre-set menu, with three starters, main dishes and desserts to choose from. 

Serving up classic French fare with an Italian twist, where taste and dining experience are paramount, you are in for a treat with terrace views and a winter garden in offer for AED245. 

Phone: 04 372 2444

9. Waldorf Astoria in Ras al Khaimah, AED170

Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah Marjan Restaurant

Showcasing Emirati graffiti-inspired art and modern takes on the finest Middle Eastern cuisine, menu items such as cold and hot mezzah, shish tawook, lamb ouzi and the favourite desert, um ali are on offer at Marjan. At AED170 per person, this can be your haven for the seas. 

Phone: 07 203 5555

10. Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara, AED 210

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With a selection of iftars to choose from, Qasr Al Sarab Desert Resort by Anantara provides the perfect sandy staycation spot this Ramadan. 

You can enjoy an a la carte offering and an Iftar menu at Ghadeer and Suhail plus beverages at Al Liwan and the Pool Bar after Sunset for AED 210per person including soft beverages for iftar and AED185 per person including soft beverages for suhoor. 

Phone: 02 895 8700


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