Team shortlist20 Dec 2017 AT 05:50 PM

11 ways to celebrate the festive season with Jumeirah

Christmas made easy!
Team shortlist20 Dec 2017 AT 05:50 PM
Dubai, Festive, Jumeirah
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Dubai, Festive, Jumeirah
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Dubai, Festive, Jumeirah
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Dubai, Festive, Jumeirah
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Dubai, Festive, Jumeirah
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Dubai, Festive, Jumeirah
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It’s the season to be jolly and our friends at Jumeirah have devised a number of brilliant offerings to ensure that you, much like your loved ones, are treated to a hassle-free meal and experience that you will never forget.

La Parrilla
Latin American cuisine meets live entertainment at La Parrilla’s pre-Christmas celebration. Jumeirah Beach Hotel’s signature restaurant will kick off the festive season with an à la carte menu that will feature everything from flamed-grilled cuts to empanadas. The restaurant is located on the 25th floor of the five-star hotel so, your view of the shore will be just as good as your food – perfect for the foodies out there.
Where: Jumeirah Beach Hotel
When: 6.30pm-11.30pm, December 24
Price: À la carte prices

Imperium
A refined restaurant for the connoisseurs of the finer things in life, get a taste of opulence this festive season with the ultimate international Christmas buffet especially designed for you.
Where: Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
When: 6.30pm-11pm, December 24
Price: AED350 including a complimentary glass of bubbles on arrival

The Rib Room
One of our favourite steakhouses in the city is serving up a three-course menu to help you get in the festive spirit this Christmas Eve. Expect everything from perfectly cooked meat cuts to tasty appetisers and an equally fantastic dessert to top off the evening. You’ll be treated to a glass of mulled grape, too.
Where: Jumeirah Emirates Towers
When: 6.30pm-11.30pm, December 24
Price: AED350

Latitude
Delight in unlimited cuisine featuring everyone’s favourites with all the trimmings at Latitude as you celebrate this year’s festivities at an iconic location, set within lush, landscaped surroundings with incredible views of the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah. Everyone’s bound to have an amazing time, from adults to little ones, with our kids activity programme ensuring they ramble about how much fun they had for ages. Look out for the giant gingerbread house and the sushi winter wonderland throughout the pre-festive brunches, and on Christmas Day, don’t miss the opportunity to sample signature dishes from every restaurant at Jumeirah Beach Hotel with interactive live stations at Latitude.
Where: Jumeirah Beach Hotel
When: 6.30pm-11pm, 24 & 25 December
Price: AED325

Villa Beach and Beach Lounge
Villa Beach is offering its guests a huge helping of hearty barbecue food this Christmas. Succulent cuts of meat and perfectly charred seafood will pull you in by their aromas alone. You can also enjoy a selection of delectable beverages or bubbles as the in-house DJ soundtracks your visit. You can start your festive celebrations early, too, as a festive menu is available from December 23.
Where: Jumeirah Beach Hotel
When: 12.30pm- 4pm, December 25
Price: From AED685 per person inclusive of select beverages and bubbles

Shimmers
Set on Madinat Jumeirah’s private beach, it’s not unusual for diners to lose themselves in Shimmers’ Greek Island vibes that is accentuated by its low seating as well as its white washed wood and turquoise coloured fabrics. While the venue provides an exotic feel, your meal will be a wholesome, traditional one. Expect everything from turkey to roasts, and an intriguing ginger bread offering.
Where: Jumeirah Mina A’Salam
When: 12.30pm-3.30pm, December 25
Price: À la carte Christmas lunch with turkey specials 

Rockfish
Whether it’s the food, the views or the chic décor and vibe you’re after, Rockfish has the lot. The beachside spot is well known for its impressive range of Mediterranean seafood cuisine, and this Christmas they’re serving up a dinner that features crudo – the freshest catch from the seafood bar – as well as meat and poultry from the Josper oven.
Where: Jumeirah Al Naseem
When: 12.30pm-3.30pm; 6.30pm-11.30pm, December 24 and 25
Price: À la carte prices

D&A
The long-standing institution, and an award-winning gastropub, is offering guests a contemporary British take to their Christmas meal. Think premium roasts, Norfolk turkey and more. All ingredients are jetted in from the UK, too, so you can be sure it authentic. Football fans will be pleased to know that the venue will show all the English Premier League festive fixtures on Christmas Eve and Boxing Day.
Where: Jumeirah Beach Hotel
When: 12pm-6pm; 6pm-11.30pm, December 25
Price: AED295 per person for three-course lunch and à la carte prices for dinner

Alta Badia
If it’s traditional Italian delicacies you’re after then Alta Badia at Jumeirah Emirates Towers is the spot for you. The specially curated festive menu will have you celebrating Christmas with your favourite dishes with a three-course menu. With its slick interiors, and low-level lighting, it’s the ideal venue for relaxing or adding a little romance to your Christmas.
Where: Jumeirah Emirates Towers
When: 1pm-3pm, December 25
Price: From AED275 per person

Mina A’Salam Christmas Brunch
Featuring delights from Tortuga and Hanaaya, smiles are guaranteed all-round with a view overlooking Dubai’s most picturesque waterways. This intricate buffet display features selections from around the world, ensuring there’s something for everyone to have that ‘mmmm…’ moment.
Where: Jumeirah Mina A’Salam
When: 12.30pm-4pm, December 25
Price: AED750 per person including a free flow of grape, hops and mixed beverages, AED500 per person for guests aged 12 to 20, AED 200 per person for children aged 4 to 11 and children below the age of 4 dine with our compliments

Scape Restaurant & Lounge
Situated in the wonderful Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, you know this is no ordinary Christmas meal at Scape. The terrace restaurant is known for its exceptional, picturesque views and Californian cuisine that draws its inspiration from places such as Latin America, Asia and the Mediterranean. In other words, there’s a dish to suit every palate.
Where: Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
When: 12pm-3.30pm; 6pm-11pm, December 25
Price: À la carte prices for lunch and AED420 per person for a four-course dinner

For restaurant reservations at Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Jumeirah Mina A’Salam, Jumeirah Al Qasr, and Jumeirah Al Naseem
T:
+971 4 432 3232
E: Restaurants@jumeirah.com

For restaurant reservations at Burj Al Arab Jumeirah
T:
+971 4 301 7600
E: BAArestaurants@jumeirah.com

For restaurant reservations at Jumeirah Creekside Hotel
T:
+971 4 230 8458
E: JCHnomadrestaurant@jumeirah.com

For restaurant reservations at Jumeirah Zabeel Saray
T:
+971 4 453 0444
E: jzsrestaurants@jumeirah.com

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