Discover Dubai's delicious Emirati cuisine
Get to know Dubai through Emirati food such as machboos, a delicious dish of meat cooked with spice blends and rice. Prefer bread? Try the exotic khameer and chebab and bite into delightful luqaimat. These crunchy, sweet, light-as-air dumplings, often sprinkled with sesame seeds and dipped in date syrup, are a popular snack in Dubai. Sample a wide range of authentic Emirati cuisine at the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding (SMCCU) or visit local restaurants such as Al Fanar, Seven Sands and Milas for a taste of the local fare.