Fun Dining in Dubai on National Day

30 Nov, 2014 / Posted By Mayuri

To mark the 43rd UAE National Day, we have come up with our top picks of the best restaurants where you can get into the spirit of the patriotic celebration. 

We have mixed it up to bring you an interesting selection of Emirati, Arabic, and North African cuisines across Dubai.Enjoy, and happy yawm al Watani!


K GrillK Grill Buffet

Location: The Kempinski Hotel, Mall of the Emirates
Cuisine: International Buffet
Price per person: AED 175
Good for: Families, children, buffet
Go for: the BBQ camel meat.





Location: Wafi, Oud Metha
Cuisine: Levant, Middle Eastern, Moroccan
Price per person: AED 150
Good for: Fine dining, modern gastronomy, romantic
Go for: Spicy lamb cutlet, and sautéed foie gras with grilled onions and sumac.


Al Fanar Restaurant & CaféAl Fanar Restaurant & Café

Location: Festival City
Cuisine: Emirati
Price per person: AED 100
Good for: Family lunch, casual dining, historical décor
Go for: Beryani Laham (Emirati lamb biryani).



MilasMilas Restaurant

Location: The Dubai Mall
Cuisine: Emirati
Price per person: AED 100
Good for: Quick bite, cheap and cheerful, small groups
Go for: Balateet (sweet noodles with omelette) and the chicken Machbous.







Location: Al Barsha Mall
Cuisine: Emirati
Price per person: AED 25
Good for: Affordable, hidden gem, small groups
Go for: Lgaimat (sweet dumplings) and a steaming hot glass of Gahwa - Emirati coffee.


Omnia GourmetOmnia Gourmet

Location: Jumeirah
Cuisine: Café
Price per person: AED 100
Good for: Locally-sourced food, organic, gluten-free, healthy
Go for: Emerald Sheikha tartlet and the Shakshouka.






Bait Al MandiBait Al Mandi

Location: Al Barsha
Cuisine: Arabic
Price per person: AED 40
Good for: Family-friendly, outdoors, lunch, delivery.
Go for: Quarter goat Mandi for one person, half for two to share.



Mama TaniMama Tani

Location: Jumeirah Town Centre
Cuisine: Emirati, Arabic
Price per person: AED 85
Good for: Family-friendly, chill-out café, date with friends.
Go for: Tailor your Khameer (Emirati bread) whatever way you want!








Location: Jumeirah
Cuisine: Cakes and Confectionary
Price per person: AED 25
Good for: Eat in, personalised desserts, delivery
Go for: the Sticky Date cupcake, the Red V cupcake.





Sugaholic BakeshopSugaholic Bakeshop

Location: Karama
Cuisine: Cakes and Confectionary
Price per person: AED 25
Good for: Personalised desserts, cake pops, egg-free cakes, delivery
Go for: National Day red velvet and chocolate cake pops.


 Check out our extensive list of more places to dine out, or get delivery on National Day. Celebrate in style, and remember to discover, dine and share.

By Mayuri Gidwani

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