Food around the UAE: Six places to try today – News

Looking for cooking options to indulge yourself? We bring you some tips.



By CT office

Published: Wed 1 Jun 2022, 2:22 PM

Last update: Wed 1 Jun 2022, 2:25 PM

Cuisine inspired by Ottoman culture

Introducing Dubai diners to a bridge connecting Turkey to Dubai to enjoy authentic cuisine inspired by the rich Ottoman culture, Turkish Village has unveiled a brand new menu at its branches at Jumeirah 1 and Dubai Festival City Mall. Find an impressive range of signature dishes like sumptuous kebabs, mezze, pide and more on meter-long boards, as well as hot and cold soups, salads and appetizer selections, pot specialties clay and tandoor, a range of succulent grills, Turkish breakfast dishes, and a selection of chef’s desserts; think traditional Turkish kunafa, cream and pistachio baklava and more. [email protected]

A Cantonese journey

Welcoming the summer season, Hakkasan Abu Dhabi has reintroduced its refreshing Cantonese Journey menu starting today. It includes three delicious dishes starting with a salad of fresh cuttlefish with a tangy lemongrass vinaigrette, a duo of dim sum, as well as crispy eggplant with Chinese five spices. Appetizers are followed by main courses such as Sticky Sesame Chicken, Wok Fried Local Wild Prawns with XO Sauce, Garlic Sautéed Baby Bai Choi and a hearty Fried Trio organic rice. To finish, guests are offered a delicious blueberry cheesecake. [email protected]

Italian culinary experience

Amo Bistro del Mare located at Dubai Harbor Yacht Club offers alfresco dining experiences with stunning sea and sunset views. Bringing southern Italian charm to Dubai, it serves up authentic and sumptuous seafood flavors. Previously open only for sunsets and beyond, it is now open daily from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m.

High Tea

At the InterContinental Ras Al Khaimah Resort & Spa, you can opt for the “Ramsa All Day High Tea” experience which offers a selection of pastries, cakes, gourmet sandwiches and hot bites, accompanied by a premium selection of organic tea and coffee. Every day from 2 p.m. to 10 p.m., at the price of 130 Dh per set, perfect for two.

delicious bites

JLT TJ’s Sports Bar kicks off the summer season with exciting specials for every day of the week. An all-new extravagant menu offers a delicious array of fresh salads and delicious bites that are perfect for sharing, such as loaded potato skins, calamari fritters and buffalo chicken wings. Customers can choose from juicy burgers like TJ’s Dirty Burger or Lobster Roll, or healthy fare like Brown Butter Salmon, Linguini Frutti Di Mare or Bunny Chow, a chicken curry from Durban. Decadent chocolate fondant with vanilla bean ice cream or light and creamy crème brûlée are perfect treats for any occasion.

Modern Japanese street food

Have you ever visited Akiba Dori – the home of modern Japanese street food and Tokyo-style Neapolitan pizza – at Dubai Hills Mall? Expect a range of new exclusives plus, for the first time, a kids’ menu and milkshake bar.

Freeda S. Scott