Reopened restaurants, tasty brunches, ace brekkie and more
The temperature is cooling to ridiculously lovely levels, and Zabeel House by Jumeriah, The Greens is proving a popular spot for those wanting to soak in the winter sun here in Dubai.
There’s so much on the menu, so let’s take a closer look:
Check out the reopened Vista Del Verde
Mexican outdoor hotspot, Vista Del Verde is back for the cooler months and better than ever. From a stage for live performers to a delicious, authentic menu, there is talent in all corners of this Latin American spot. Nightly live entertainment is provided by local artists (on Thursday it starts at 5pm so get in place early) , so be sure to stop by for more than just eats.
Want more? Each Wednesday Ladies Night, the gals can grab a choice of three tacos, churros and three alcoholic beverages, for Dhs105. Kids under 12 eat for free, too, from 5pm-7pm Tuesday through Saturday. Bonus.
Tue-Sat 5pm-12pm (live music from 7pm-10pm, Thu 5pm-10pm), [email protected] (04 519 1111).
Roll through Asia with Lah Lah’s revamped menu
A pan-Asian menu has been rolled, folded and finessed to bring vibrant ingredients into new recipes. And they pack more than just a punch. A tasty new line-up on the bill at Lah Lah includes fresh sushi and salad, fat dumplings, mains of both surf and turf variety and more.
Plates have been given Chef De Cuisine Tran Noc’s special touch, and it shows. The standout new main course options include five spice chicken, grilled salmon teriyaki, golden garlic prawns, szechuan chili lamb, and ginger lotus sea bass. Make the most of it during Lah Lah’s Friday brunch (1pm-5pm and 7pm-11pm), kick-starting on Friday November 26.
Sat-Wed noon-midnight, Thu-Fri 1.30pm-2am. Brunch: Dhs225 (soft drinks), Dhs295 (house drinks), Dhs395 (sparkling). [email protected] (04 519 1111). Dhs129. Tue 6pm-11pm. Ladies’ night deal of three courses plus three glasses of grape.
Gorge on ultimate breakfast offerings at Social Company
Start your day right with Social Company. The specialists in rising then shining have bolsted their brekkie bites with a variety of benedicts, toasts, açai bowls, wraps and desserts, inspired by Arabic and Mexican cuisines.
Need more pep in your step in the mornings? Get around braised beef benedicts (English muffin topped with braised short ribs, crispy onions, hollandaise sauce and social salad) or huevos rancheros (two eggs, corn tortilla quesadilla, smoked salsa roja, beans and avocado) to name but just two stars in a bumper offering.
Dhs299. Bubbles deal: two breakfast dishes and a bottle of bubbles every Fri and Sat. [email protected] (04 519 1111).
Say hello to new F&B Director Eoin Whelan
New man in the hot seat Eoin Whelan wants to deliver an ‘exceptional guest experience for both our in-house guests and our external guests.’ And he arrives with a dazzle set of credentials, having held posts with the likes of Gordon Ramsay, Four Seasons and a host of Jumeirah properties. He said: “I am fortunate to have taken over a well-established food and beverage destination, so my aim is to train and develop my team so as to deliver the exceptional levels of service you would expect from a Jumeirah property whilst also offering our guests more unique, lifestyle dining experiences every time they return.”
Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens (04 519 1111).