Sarah Garden14 May 2015 AT 06:41 PM

6 Dubai Iftars under AED150

Tents, restaurants and pop-ups for breaking fast
Sarah Garden14 May 2015 AT 06:41 PM
Radisson Blu
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Radisson Blu
Cavalli Cafe
© Karim Hesham Photography
Cavalli Cafe

There’s nothing better than quality time with friends and family. During The Holy Month of Ramadan, Dubai is positively packed with Iftars, from the five-star to the casual, offering people the chance to break their fast in good company. If you’re looking for reasonably priced options, these Iftars under AED150 should hit the spot. And with air-conditioned tents, food trucks, card games and live singers, we guarantee you won’t be bored…

Radisson Blu Hotel, Deira
What: With a staggering choice of over 200 dishes, to say this buffet is vast is an understatement. The mixture of traditional and international food comes from all eight of the hotels restaurants, some of which are award winning. The Iftar is set to a backdrop of live music.
Price: AED149
Time: From sunset until late.
Where: Radisson Blu Hotel, Dubai Deira Creek
Contact: 04 222 7171Website

Ghaf Kitchen and A4 Space
What: Everyone’s favourite vintage food truck, Ghaf Kitchen, has a pop-up Ramadan Garden in A4 Space throughout the Holy Month. The alternative Iftar has hanging plants, fairy lights and a picnic style atmosphere. It’s a table service set-up with a choice of tasty hot main dishes and Arabic Mezzes.
Price: AED95 including starter and main. AED25 for dessert. Hot drinks and juices AED15. Groups of 10 or more can book for all-inclusive price of AED150 per person.
Time: Sunset to 10pm
Where: 4 Space, Alserkal Avenue
Contact: 056 393 3712,

A.O.C. French Brasserie at Sofitel Jumeirah Beach
What: This French brasserie has a fully air-conditioned Ramadan tent, transforming the terrace into a modern Arabian lounge. Enjoy Middle Eastern and North African specialities like harira and lentin soup, slow roasted lamb Ouizi and Arabic mixed grill.
Price: AED140
Time: Sunset to 11pm
Where: Sofitel, Jumeirah Beach
Contact: 04 448 4848, Website

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Ramadan Tent at Habtoor Grand
What: There’s more than just food to enjoy at Habtoor Grand’s Ramadan tent. The six Iftars are set around sofas, plasma TVs, Arabic music and tables with playing cards. Expect traditional hot and cold Middle Eastern favourites.
Price: From AED149
Time: From sunset
Where: Habtoor Grand Hotel
Contact: 04 399 5000, Website

Cravin’ Cajun
What: This all-American Iftar is anything but traditional. The menu offers diners classics from across the fifty states, including mac and cheese, waffles, friend shrimp and chicken. The buffet-style Iftar is a feast for fast food lovers.
Price: AED120
Time: Sunset to 11pm
Where: Novotel, Al Barsha
Contact: 04 304 9000

Cavalli Café
What: The JBR café’s Iftar blends buffet and set menu options of Italian classics. For Ramadan, some of the dishes even have a special Arabic twist. It’s a great option for those who prefer table service and a relaxed atmosphere.
Price: AED140 for four courses
Time: Sunset until late
Where: Cavalli Café, JBR
Contact: 04 551 9671, Website