Brunch in Dubai is an institution that will never go out of style, and with so many options to choose from across the city, we know how hard it can be to settle on just one. Whether your brunch goals are to chill by the Jumeirah beaches, to spend your Fridays partying, or to devour as much food as possible, we've got you covered.
Read on to see some of the most lavish weekend brunches Dubai has to offer.
Fridays at Asia Asia are quite special with their 'Spice Route Brunch' running from 2:00pm-5:00pm, giving you a chance to get enough rest before brunch. The weekly affair allows you to take a culinary journey along the spice route, incorporating dishes from the middle east to far east.
The brunch is offered in four packages: AED 295 with soft drinks, AED 395 with house beverages, AED 495 including sparkling wines, and AED 649 including bubbles.
Brunch at Mina A'Salam Hotel
Overlooking the beautiful lagoons of Madinat Jumeirah is the Mina A'Salam Hotel, home to a weekly Friday Brunch. The brunch, a combination of classic dishes from two of the hotel's restaurants, takes placed from 12:30pm-4:00pm. Guests can enjoy the international cuisine from Hanaaya paired with authentic Mexican dishes from Tortuga. An added bonus is a children's play area with a dedicated brunch for your little ones.
You have two choices when it comes to the Friday brunch, either the AED 325/350 package which includes soft drinks, or the AED 395/450 package which includes house beverages. Children below 12 dine free.
Rare at Desert Palm
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and head to Rare at the Desert Palm for their Friday brunch. The weekly brunch takes place from 12:30pm-4:30pm and will allow guests to soak in the views of their lush polo fields.
The brunch will set you back AED 295 for the non alcoholic package and AED 450 for the package including 1/2 bottle of Taittinger Champagne.
Every Friday, Warehouse is host to 'The Hive' brunch where diners can enjoy endless food and drinks as well as exciting events and live music.
The brunch takes place every Friday from 1:00pm-4:00pm and is priced at AED 259 per person.
Instead of the conventional early weekend brunches, Q43 gives you one more reason to sleep in on the weekend with their late Friday Brunch.
Held every Friday from 7:00pm-10:00pm, this brunch features a plethora of sharing plates with an international focus served right to your table. The brunch is priced at AED 350 with house beverages and AED 250 with soft drinks.
Every Friday from 1:00pm-6:00pm, Ramusake holds 'Sake Sessions', their Japanese style brunch. For AED 339 guests can enjoy a 3 course Izakaya style menu with 3 hours of free flowing drinks set to the backdrop of live hip hop, funk, and R&B music by their in house DJ.
On Fridays, Hakkasan holds their Hakka Brunch from 12:00pm-4:00pm. The brunch rotates between 4 menus, which highlight some of the best dishes Hakkasan has to offer. The Hakka brunch is offered in three different packages: AED 199 per person – Inclusive of unlimited select teas, AED 420 per person – Inclusive of a unlimited select, cocktails, spirits, wines and beer, AED 588 per person – Inclusive of unlimited select Taittinger Rosé and Brut champagne, selected cocktails, spirits, wines, sake and beer.
If you are thinking about bringing children with you, Hakkasan offers a supervised kid’s club to keep children entertained throughout the afternoon.
Saturday afternoons are made a whole lot better with Brunch at Catch. From 1:00pm-4:00pm guest can enjoy a selection of their best dishes, inclusive of unlimited starters, chicken & waffles, lobster rolls, and most importantly, dessert.
The highlight of brunch at Catch is their Burj Waffles, a tower of waffles topped with ice cream and chocolate sauce good enough for four. The brunch will set you back AED 275 for the non-alcoholic package, AED 399 with house beverages and AED 449 with bubbles and cocktails.
If you love Japanese food, Okku's weekly Friday brunch is perfect for you. From 12:30pm-4:00pm, Okku offers a fresh selection of seafood, sushi, and their most popular main portions. This brunch is catered towards big groups and families, if you bring children under 7 along with you they dine free, and children below 12 dine at 50% off.
The brunch packages start at AED 299 and go up to AED 449.
Morah Sprawling over two stories at the top of the JW Marriot Marquis is Morah, a restaurant that blends Eastern and Coastal Mediterranean cuisine. Every Friday from 12:00pm-4:00pm, Morah hosts a lavish brunch featuring more options than one could ever imagine.
The brunch comes in three different packages:
- The Purist: A non alcoholic package that costs AED 295.
- The Philosopher: A package featuring house beverages for AED 395.
- The Royal: A package inclusive of bubbly priced at AED 495.
Gaucho offers Brunch with an Argentine twist that is perfect for sharing with family and friends. Every Friday from 12:00pm-3:30pm Gaucho is transformed into a lavish brunch venue serving sharing platters, main courses, and desserts.
The brunch comes in three different packages: The Asado package at AED 320 including soft drinks, The Signature package at AED 395 including select house beverages, and The Virtuoso package at AED 495 including sparkling wine and select house beverages.
Want to enjoy brunch at Toko's beautiful outdoor garden area? You're in luck, every Friday Toko is host to their 'Garden Brunch' from 12:00pm-4:00pm. The sharing style brunch will see its guests through a culinary journey from start to finish.
The brunch will set you back AED 190 inclusive of soft drinks, or AED 325 inclusive of sparkling grape.
Brunch at Al Qasr Hotel
On Fridays, the ground floor of the Jumeirah Al Qasr Hotel is transformed into a brunch affair fit for royalty. The award winning brunch is host to delicious dishes from three of the Al Qasr restaurants: The Hide, Al Hambra, and Arboretum. Guests can expect American cuisine from The Hide; Spanish, Italian, British, and Arabic cuisine from Al Hambra; and International cuisine from Arboretum.
The brunch takes place from 12:30pm-4:00pm and comes in two different packages: AED 495 per person inclusive of soft drinks, and AED 595 per person inclusive of bubbly, grape and house beverages. Children 4-11 years old can dine for AED 250.
The illustrious Palazzo Versace Dubai hotel is host to a weekly Friday brunch at Giardino. The brunch runs from 1:00pm-4:00pm and features live in house entertainment. The international menu allows guests to sample cuisines from all over the world.
Recently Giardino has discounted their brunch packages and they are now AED 350 for the non alcoholic package and AED 550 for the alcoholic package including house beverages, and AED 690 with bubbly. Both packages also grand the guest access to the hotel pool for the day.
Every Friday from 1pm-4pm, Karma Kafe holds one of the most decadent foodie brunches in Dubai. The menu features a host of Japanese classics served in a lively environment and definitely needs to be experienced.
The brunch will set you back AED 295 for the soft drink package, AED 395 for the house beverage package, and AED 495 for the sparkling package. presents the most decadent foodie brunch in Dubai, this and every Friday from 1pm – 4pm.
Enjoy a leisurely afternoon in the warm ambiance of Zahira and enjoy the culinary offerings with a journey through the senses. A seven dish menu with unlimited house beverages featuring Zahira wine, beer and spirits for AED325 or Shrubs package for AED250.
Friday Brunch with Chef Greg Malouf takes place from 1pm-4pm.
Find yourself in Downtown Dubai with a craving for a fresh ocean to plate brunch? Every Friday, The Atlantic hosts its extravagant seafood brunch from 1pm-4pm. The brunch will take guests on a culinary journey that is paired with premium beverages and a striking view of the Dubai fountains and Burj Khalifa.
The brunch is available in four different packages:
- AED 299 with Soft Drinks
- AED 399 with House Beverages
- AED 499 with Sparkling
- AED 549 with Bubbles
Lock, Stock & Barrel
One of the most popular bars in Dubai also happens to host a brunch extravaganza every Friday afternoon. From 1pm-4pm Lock, Stock & Barrel is transformed into a fully decked out brunch, serving up 3 rounds of delectable cuisines.
The three round brunch will set you back AED 299 per person and includes house beverages.
Brunch at Loca is back and bigger than ever.The "Bigger Brunch" takes place every Friday from 12pm-5pm where guests can indulge in Loca's extravagant selection of Latin American cuisine. The brunch is priced at AED 270 per person.
Nay Restaurant & Lounge
If you are in the market for a traditional Lebanese brunch, Nay Restaurant & Lounge is the place to be every Friday from 12pm-6pm. The brunch selection will allow guest to try authentic Lebanese appetizers, grills, main courses, drinks and desserts all while being entertained by their in house live music.
The Friday brunch at Nay will set you back AED 175 per person.
Novikov, one of trendiest restaurants in Dubai right now is currently also offering a Friday afternoon brunch. The menu features a selection Japanese delicacies served straight to your table.
Brunch packages start at AED 310 per person. Bring your little ones along too as they have a dedicated kids section to distract them while you dine.
Every Friday Tribeca is host to a New York inspired organic "Big Apple Brunch". From 1-5pm guests can enjoy an entirely organic buffet paired with unlimited a la carte main courses. The perfect spot to spend the weekend eating with friends and family while enjoying live music.
The brunch starts at AED 199 for the soft drinks package, AED 299 for the house beverage package, and AED 399 for the bubbly package. For an additional AED 200, guests can enjoy unlimited drinks between 4pm and 8pm.
Brunch at Aji is offered on two different days with two completely different themes.
On Friday from 12pm-4pm the restaurant holds its Inti Raymi Brunch (Festival of the sun). The Incan themed brunch pays homage to the ancient Peruvian "Festival of the Sun" and includes unlimited sushi, ceviches, and tiraditos in addition to a main course and dessert platter.
The Friday brunch will set you back AED 330 for unlimited food & non-alcoholic drinks, AED 495 with unlimited food & house beverages, and AED 660 with unlimited food & bubbly.
On Saturday from 12pm-3pm, Aji holds its Machu Pisco Brunch. The 4 hour affair is the perfect recipe for the weekend and allows guests to enjoy four hours of delicious sushi rolls, skewers, mains & dessert platters, not to mention free flow beverages while listening to the Latin rhythms of their in house band.
The brunch will cost AED 275 for the soft drinks package, AED 440 for the house beverage package, and AED 660 with bubbles.
Looking for a weekend fiesta? Look no further than Muchachas Mexican Cantina at the Holiday Inn Express. Every Friday from 12pm-4pm the authentic eatery hosts a brunch suited for any foodie. They've also recently introduced a Latino DJ to serenade you through lunch.
The brunch starts at AED 185 for the non alcoholic package and AED 275 with unlimited house beverages.
Le Petit Belge
Feast the way the Belgians do! Every Friday and Saturday, Le Petit Belge hosts their breakfast brunch from 10am-2pm. Join them for a communal table filled with fresh breads, cheeses, cold cuts, granola, fresh fruit, yoghurt, salads, quiches, homemade smoothies, juices and coffee. Along with this, they have an a la carte menu with a variety of delicious dishes for you to choose from!
Packages starting from AED 99.
Allow your senses to be taken on a Mediterranean culinary journey with the laid-back and mouth-watering ‘La Familia’ Saturday brunch, which is now serving up a treat at El Chiringuito Dubai, the latest addition to Dubai’s most happening hotspots.
The brunch takes place every weekend from 12pm to 4pm and comes in a number of packages.
- AED 395 including food, soft drinks and beverages
- AED495 including food, beer & wine
- AED595 including food, premium bar
- AED695 including food, premium bar & bubbles
Armani/Deli & Armani/Mediterraneo
Brunch at the Armani hotel is served at two of their authentic dining outlets.
Stay true to Armani's Italian roots at Armani/Deli with a North to South culinary expedition that celebrates the best of the country’s coastal communities and fertile valleys with antipasti, fresh seafood, live pasta and risotto stations, and traditional cold cuts.
Every Friday from 4pm-9pm starting from AED 290 for the soft drink package and going up to AED 490 including sparkling grape.
Make it a relaxed family affair at Armani/Mediterraneo with an international buffet that travels from southern Europe to the Levant and beyond, complete with a dedicated kids section and live entertainment.
Every Friday from 12:30pm-4pm starting from AED 290 for the soft drink package and going up to AED 490 including sparkling grape.
A La Turca
From dolma to doner kebap, homemade baklava and Turkish delights, savour the taste of authentic Turkish cuisine alongside a selection of premium beverage packages within an ambience complemented by classical live music at A La Turca. The brunch takes place every Saturday from 1:00pm-4:00pm.
- AED 199 per person for the buffet without any beverages
- AED 275 per person with soft drinks and non-alcoholic beverages
- AED 399 per person with house beverages
- AED 499 per person with premium beverages and champagne
Spice up your Fridays with a little Cuban charm at Cubano Lito! Every Friday they are host to a "Free Flow Liquid Brunch" which allows guests to enjoy unlimited cocktails and house beverages alongside pass around tapas.
The brunch takes place from 5pm-8pm and will set you back AED 139 per person.
Ruya's ever so popular Turkish brunch is back and better than ever! The set menu will take diners on a journey through authentic Turkish cuisine that starts with appetizers and ends with a delicious array of desserts.
The brunch takes place every Friday from 12pm-4pm and comes in three different packages.
- Kahvalti package, which means Breakfast in Turkish is AED 295 and is served with soft drinks
- Altin package, which means Gold in Turkish is AED 495 and is served with house spirits and sparkling wine
- Keyif package, which means pleasure in Turkish is AED 595 and is served with Champagne
Mercury Lounge is switching things up with their new evening brunch. Every Thursday night from 8pm-11pm, Mercury lounge is the place to be with friends where you can enjoy a special menu of modern Mediterranean dishes.
The brunch packages start at AED 295 per person.
Sea Fu’s Saturday brunch concept returns with a generous array of food. Highlights include the Okonomyaki Omelette, the uniquely designed Akami Pizza featuring fresh tuna sashimi as well as the extravagant sushi platter. While guests indulge they can also sip on refreshing cocktails and listen to a live DJ. Served from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm every Saturday.
The packages are priced at:
- AED 295, including non-alcoholic Beverages
- AED 415, including Wine, Beer and Prosecco
- AED 545, including Wine, Beer, Signature Cocktails and Champagne
Cafe Belge has launched their new "Grand Brunch" featuring an astonishing 17 different food stations. Guests will be able to sample delicious dishes from the oyster bar, foie gras station, barbecue station, dim sum, and many more.
The contemporary duo featuring live Saxophone and a DJ/Keyboard will set the ambiance while you sit back and enjoy the ultimate Friday brunch at Cafe Belge.
The brunch takes place every Friday from 12:30pm-4:00pm and will set you back:
- AED 295 including soft beverages
- AED 495 including house beverages and prosecco
- AED 595 including premium beverages and champagne
Enjoy an Alpine Brunch at Publique every Friday from 12:30pm-3:30pm which includes a fully loaded buffet and the ever so popular Raclette.
The brunch will set you back AED 185 for the food only package and AED 295 with beverages. If you are not ready for the fun to stop after brunch, you can take part in their post brunch drink offer where drinks are priced at AED 29.