With summer coming to a close, it's the perfect time to get excited about one of our favorite weekend pastimes - Brunch. Abu Dhabi in particular is host to a number of spectacular brunches as well as a growing number of newly launched weekend affairs.
If you are looking for some weekend brunch inspiration, check out our list of the 5 best brunches in Abu Dhabi right now.
Every Friday Loca is host to one of the most happening brunches in the capital. Running from 12pm-5pm, the 5 hour marathon brunch will give diners the opportunity to sample the finest selection of Mexican cuisine against the backdrop of their in house live music. From a taco bar to their famous house special guacamole, the delectable spread is sure to delight even the most discerning palate.
The affordable brunch will set you back AED 155 for the soft drink package and AED 270 for the house beverage package.
If you are looking to escape the UAE heat while also enjoying a delicious brunch, Koi at The St. Regis Saadiyat Island is the spot for you. Every Saturday, dine under the stars with their evening brunch affair where diners are given the choice of either siting inside or outside on their stunning terrace. Koi serves up modern Asian cuisine with dishes ranging from Vietnam to Indonesia and everything in between.
Brunch at Koi will set you back AED 295 for the basic package, AED 395 for the house beverages package and AED 445 for the sparkling package.
Head over to Abu Dhabi's Easter Mangroves for a delightful and laid back afternoon brunch. Every Friday from 12:30pm-4:00pm guests can enjoy BOA's vast selection of a la carte dishes paired with free flowing drinks and live entertainment.
Brunch at BOA Steakhouse will set you back AED 295 for the soft drink package, AED 395 with house beverages, and AED 495 with french bubbly.
Meat lovers rejoice! The Foundry is launching their new Friday brunch that puts a major focus on premium cuts of beef. If you are looking for something a bit more diverse, do not fret, their revamped menu also features a fresh Poke bar as well as a make your own burrata station.
Brunch at The Foundry will set you back AED 229 for the soft drinks package, AED 299 for the house beverage package, and AED 399 for the bubbly package.
Fridays are meant to be spent with family, which is why the family oriented brunch at Aqua is the perfect place to be over the weekend. The beautiful waterfront restaurant serves up a vast selection of international cuisine spanning from Spanish tapas to Indian delicacies making it perfect for even the pickiest little ones.
Brunch at Aqua will set you back AED 250 for the soft drink package, AED 350 for house beverages, and AED 450 for bubbly. If you're bringing kids along, the brunch is free for children 5 years and under, and AED 125 for kids 6-12 years old.