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Eid in Dubai

Fun, food and festivities with The Big Eid Eat

Thu, July 8, 2021

Celebrate Eid Al Adha with family and friends over delicious food and share your dining experience on Instagram to win!

Celebrate Eid Al Adha with family and friends over delicious food and share your dining experience on Instagram to win!

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Foodie experiences

folly by Nick & Scott

There is no going wrong at folly by Nick & Scott. The Gordon Ramsay alums are ramping up their award-winning cuisine for a folly Garden Lunch which features some of the duo's most popular dishes. Enjoy a sunlit brunch from Wednesday to Saturday with packages starting from AED250.

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 430 8535

Date: 21-24 July (1-4pm) 

Masterclass with Chef Kevin

Learn the fundamentals of farm fresh cooking at Al Maeda Restaurant with esteemed Chef Kevin. In this hands-on masterclass and dinner session, guests will learn tricks of the trade by the Irish culinary expert, dishing delicious home-cooked classics from his motherland as well as adoptive homes Dubai and Seychelles. You can even sign little ones up for their own creative cooking classes. 

Classes run for one and a half hours and cost AED220 per person. Book your spot by emailing or call +971 55 166 8092

Date: 20-24 July (3pm; 4pm; 6pm; 8pm)


La Mer’s uber trendy Indian fusion favourite Masti is the ultimate ticket for Dubai’s adventurous foodies. Get first dibs at a limited edition Chef’s table experience, where guests will have the unique opportunity to sample a carefully curated five-course menu of specials from Head Chef Prashant Chipkar. Combing culinary theatre and a personal guided tour through the menu, where the restaurant’s talented culinary team will fill you up with a luscious five-course menu fit for two starting from AED500 for two. 

To book your spot, call +971 800 627 84

Date: 21 July (8pm-12am)

Reform Social & Grill

A lakeside neighbourhood favourite, Reform Social & Grill has something for the whole family. Make the most of the outdoor terrace, enjoy a packed schedule of activities in the garden and a delicious menu with special treats for the little ones. 

To book your spot, call +971 4 454 2638 or message via WhatsApp at +971 58 647 8692.

Date: 18-22 July (4-6pm) 

Bab Al Shams

Escape to Bab Al Shams Desert Resort this summer for a dreamy Eid Al Adha staycation. Enjoy poolside lunch with unlimited beverages or catch the sunset on Al Sarab’s rooftop. The famous Al Hadheerah is putting together an indulgent buffet your taste buds will celebrate, all starting from AED2,500.

Book your room by emailing, call +971 4 809 6150 or via WhatsApp at +971 56 549 4440. 

Date: Until 31 August

Lunch feasts


Modern European cuisine with a distinct Spanish influence, BOCA has always excelled in food and ambience. This DIFC hot spot invites guests to dig into a specially crafted sharing set menu of ten dishes and beverage lunch packages starting from AED260 per person, while children 12 years and under dine for free with every paying adult.

Book in advance by calling +971 4 323 1833, emailing or via WhatsApp at  +971 52 160 7507.  

Date: 20-24 July (1-4pm)

Lah Lah

Laidback and trendy without trying, Lah Lah at Zabeel House The Greens has an afternoon and evening brunch fit for friends. Enjoy three sumptuous courses – a selection of small plates, a sharing main course and dessert – over a three-hour feast starting from AED295. Shuffle down memory lane with upbeat R&B and old school hip hop tunes at the afternoon brunch, while dinner melodies loosen the mood with cool tropical house. 

To book your spot, call +971 4 519 1111

Date: 23 July (2-5pm and 7-10pm)  

Mama Zonia 

Every storey in Pier 7 tells a unique gastronomic tale, but Mama Zonia delivers a complete experience with lavish Amazonic interiors vibrating with energising music. For Eid Al Adha, Mama Zonia has whipped together a set menu for AED390, which boasts a handpicked selection of sharing starters, a main course and dessert. Top hits include their signature tuna roll with its splash of tropical mango, black tobiko and spicy mayo, plus their vegetarian favourite Jungle Curry. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 240 4747

Date: 20-24 July (12-7pm) 


Bella is a social hotspot boasting spectacular views of Business Bay from the 19th floor of the Grand Millennium Hotel. Throughout Eid head to the exclusive, retro-lit scene and enjoy live entertainment from singers to musicians as part of Bella’s Eid Brunch. The brunch is available for three hours from 12pm to 5pm with packages for adults and children available throughout the weekend starting from AED325 per person.  

To book your spot, call +971 4 873 3377

Date: 20-24 July (12-4pm)


For anyone looking for a sophisticated Eid meal, Chef Davide has the hot ticket. This elegant brunch located at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah carefully plated and curated classic Italian dishes starting from AED250 per person. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 318 2319 or book online here

Date: 23 July 

French Riviera

The glitz and glamour of southern France wash onto Dubai shores at Jumeirah Al Qasr’s French Riviera. A brand new menu of fresh flavours awaits, with some of their biggest hits featured on their Eid Al Adha set menu. Enjoy a mix and match of sharing-style appetisers during their four-course feast, with vegetarian packages starting from AED295 and non-vegetarian packages from AED350. 

To book your spot, call +971 4 432 3232

Date: 23-24 July (12:30-4pm)


Chef Christian Goya has injected Kayto’s food story with his own biography. Delicate Nikkei cuisine inspired by Goya's Japanese heritage and Argentinian upbringing has left a distinct impression on Dubai’s spirited food scene, which you can sample for yourself at the restaurant's special Eid Al Adha brunch. It’s a bonafide feast with sharing starters, a main course, sides and desserts, all starting from AED395.

To book your spot, call +971 4 432 3232

Date: 23-24 July (12:30-3:30pm)  

Gastro Kitchen 

Nothing says fun family feasting quite like a Gastro Kitchen Big Fun Fair brunch. Tucked away on the ground floor of The DoubleTree by Hilton JBR, this daily fun-fair brunch promises games for children and adults alike, thrilling attractions and cooled gardens, plus stylish food for all tastes. Get hot tickets to this family favourite starting from AED220, which includes pool and beach access for an Eid weekend made truly unforgettable. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 453 3333 or WhatsApp +971 55 166 8092. 

Date: 20-25 July (12:30-4pm)

Pai Thai

Enjoy award-winning flavours surrounded by lush greenery in Jumeirah Al Qasr. Enjoy a three-course brunch starting from AED245, which includes a selection of small plates, a sharing-style menu and your choice of desserts. Ambient sounds elevate the scene with live Asian soul and swing music courtesy of DJ Mihaela and drummer Gonzalez. 

To book your spot, call +971 800 666 353. 

Date: 23 July (12:30-4pm)  

Bistro des Arts

Imagine yourself breakfasting by the scenic Seine in a quintessential 1970 Parisian bistro right here, along Dubai Marina’s bustling promenade. Bistro des Arts is elevating its famous Brunch Le Weekend for Eid Al Adha with a special set menu comprising the main course, traditional French crepes and unlimited hot beverages for just AED119 per person and AED40 for children. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 551 1576

Date: 20-24 July (10am-3pm) 


This bustling open kitchen in Jumeirah Creekside Hotel is the perfect destination for families looking to convene over Eid Al Adha. Make your way through a variety of culinary traditions at their buffet of starters and order your delicious main right off the a la carte menu. End on a sweet note at the desserts table while singer Michael Patrick Eireannach serenades crowds with acoustic renditions of all-time hits. 

Children under three eat for free, children ages 4-11 years for AED95 and packages for adults start from AED150. Add some sunlit pool time to the mix for AED120 for children ages 4-11 years and from AED175 for adults. 

To book your spot, call +971 4 230 8555

Date: 23 July (1-4pm) 


Luxe interiors embellished with subtle arabesque details, Mezzerie at the Waldorf Astoria on Palm Jumeirah is a family go-to for any occasion. For Eid Al Adha, this elegant setting welcomes you with a lavish banquet of Middle Eastern delicacies, exotically-spiced mixed grills, live cooking stations and Arabic sweets. The five-star hotel’s talented culinary team will satisfy every tastebud in town, so book yourself in for their Eid lunch at AED225 per person, soft drinks included.  

To book your spot, call +971 4 818 2153

Date: 20-23 July (12:30-3pm)


Spend Eid weekend in the rustic splendour of a mountain lodge, as Publique serves up traditional French fare. Make the most of Dubai’s summer sun and views of the Arabian Gulf from this chalet-style terrace, enjoying upbeat melodies from the Gondola DJ booth and a sumptuous Alpine 3 hour lunch for AED295. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 430 8550.

Date: 20-24 July (12pm - late)

Ultra Brasserie

Ultra Brasserie is the place to go if you’re looking to keep your healthy streak going strong through Eid Al Adha. Take your pick of fresh, nutritious dishes and enjoy 25% off your main course, all day from Tuesday to Thursday.

To book your spot, call +971 4 277 5644.

Date: 20-22 July (8am-8pm) 

Mango Tree

The only way to eat Thai food is by sharing it, making Mango Tree Thai Bistro at Hilton Dubai The Walk a top pick for any group plans this Eid. Enjoy quintessential Southeast Asian chow, each plate alluring with spicy aromas and bright colours from AED179 per person. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 318 2319 or online here.

Date: 23 July  

Trader Vic’s

Trader Vic’s at Hilton Dubai Jumeirah is a thrilling escape to far off tropical islands with exotic flavours and Pacific decor. Energising Polynesian vibes promise a memorable evening, so gather your friends to enjoy a special Eid Al Adha offer on signature beverages and sharing plates starting from AED399 per person.

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 318 2319 or online here

Date: 20 July 

Trattoria Toscana

Trek the vast and varied culinary landscapes of Tuscany during an indulgent four-course brunch at Souk Madinat Jumeirah’s Trattoria Toscana. Live entertainment and singing waiters are just icing to a vivacious sharing meal where soft drink packages start from only AED195. 

To book your spot, call +971 800 666 353.

Date: 23 July (12-4pm)


Marco Garfagnini’s signature beachside haunt Rockfish has an Eid Al Adha brunch to reel in seafood lovers. Sink your teeth into a sublime four course selection of fresh crudo, homemade pasta, main course of your choice plus desserts starting from AED395 for the soft drinks package. Also included: stellar ocean views.  

To book your spot, call +971 4 432 3232.

Date: 23 July (1-3:30pm)

Perry & Blackwelder’s

Follow the thick aroma of slow-cooked meat and southern barbecue to Perry & Blackwelder’s Rock ‘n Rollin Brunch on 23 July. While DJ Stephan and Sean Gavin will be dishing out classic rock tunes and acoustic covers, the real draw is the three-hour, three-course brunch starting from AED199, which comes with unlimited appetisers and beverages, one main course and dessert.

To book your spot, call +971 800 666 353.

Date: 23 July (12-6pm)

Al Nafoorah

Sink your teeth into authentic Lebanese cuisine at Al Nafoorah’s lively family brunch, complete with live musicians and Dabke dancers. The restaurant located in Jumeirah Emirates Towers is serving up a three-course menu of classic grilled dishes and mezze with unlimited starters and beverages, one main course and dessert. Packages for adults start from AED195, while children feast for AED65. 

To book your spot, call +971 800 666 353.

Date: 23 July (12-3:30pm)


Spectacular dinners


Enjoy a Mediterranean-themed buffet at Skafos, a picture-perfect location that provides exceptional views of the Dubai Creek. There’s plenty of room for picky eaters at Skafos’ Eid buffet. For just AED150 per person, you can savour a delicious Mediterranean buffet boasting live cooking stations serving popular dishes such as Lamb Ouzi Charcoal. Make your own Saj and pick your way through mixed grills, fresh fish and a dessert bar worth frequenting. There’s plenty of live entertainment to enjoy, plus a special kid’s corner to keep everyone happy.  

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 707 7077

Date: 21-22 July (from 6pm) 

Armani / Amal

Designer eating at Armani/Amal for the whole family. Known and loved for its innovative regional Indian cuisine, this supremely stylish spot is inviting families for a high-end dinner every day this Eid, with a two-person sharing menu for AED550. Best part? Little ones eat for free. 

Book your table by emailing or call +971 4 888 3666.

Date: 20-25 July 


Feast like the kings and queens of a bygone era in the elaborate interiors of Imperium at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray Palm Jumeirah throughout the week of Eid. Families can sample an impressive spread of treats and sweets at the five-star hotel’s special buffet for a splendid start to Eid Al Adha. Adults eat for AED260, children ages four to 12 years eat for AED130 and toddlers under the age of four dine for free. 

To book your spot, call +971 4 453 0000.

Date: July 20-24 July (7-11pm)

My Square Restaurant

Follow the trail of exotic Malaysian spices and international favourites to Doubletree Business Bay’s My Square Restaurant for a dinner deal you cannot miss. Choose the International evening brunch package for AED125 per person, which includes a feast of dynamic culinary flairs and flavours from all over the world on 21 and 23 July. Or, opt for the Malaysian themed dinner package on 22 July for AED129 with authentic, aromatic dishes specially whipped up by Chef Rene Johari. 

To book your spot, email or call +971 4 551 1544 or WhatsApp +971 55 313 4201. 

Date: 21-23 July (7-10pm)

Accents Restaurant & Terrace 

A festive feast awaits at Accents Restaurant & Terrace, a casual eatery with a spectacular terrace view of the city’s bustling Dubai Marina neighbourhood. Tuck into a wide selection of Middle Eastern favourites prepared fresh at live cooking stations, flame-grilled flavours and gourmet desserts starting from just AED195 per person.

Book your spot in advance via email at, phone at +971 4 446 6788, or WhatsApp at +971 55 992 9102. 

Date: 23 July (7-10pm)

COYA Dubai

There’s no doubt COYA is one of Dubai’s most beloved Peruvian joints. The restaurant's inventive menu is only matched by its chic striking interiors. Eid Al Adha is the perfect excuse to visit this popular Four Seasons’ destination thanks to a three-course set menu from 6pm to 6:30pm, Puesta del Sol. For AED350 per person, enjoy signature recipes at the evening brunch, or come back on Saturday for the Fin de Semana three-course set lunch from 12:30pm to 3:30pm for AED230.

To book your spot, call +971 4 316 9600

Date: 20, 21 and 24 July

Gevora Kitchen  

Boldly traverse the faraway culinary landscapes of India, Thailand, Europe and beyond at Gevora Kitchen. Located on the Mezzanine floor of its namesake hotel, the restaurant boasts more than 80 dishes from different corners of the world, including authentic Biryani, spicy Thai curries and traditional Arabic mezze. For just AED109 per person with soft drinks, enjoy your choice of a three-course set menu to sample exotic recipes.  

To book your spot, call +971 4 524 0044 or +971 524 0000 or +971 56 683 0796

Date: 20-24 July (12-11:30pm) 

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