6 barbecue brunches to try in Dubai this week
Graze Gastro Grill
We’re big fans of lazy brunches that work around us. Here, brunchers are invited to choose their own three-hour slot between 1pm and 6pm to enjoy their weekend feast. Tuck into the best prime cuts, from rib-eye steak to filet mignon wagyu steaks, as you admire the moody urban-chic décor.
Where: La Ville Hotel & Suites, City Walk
When: Saturday 1-6pm
Price: AED299 with hops and grape
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse
Declaring itself as the ‘brunch for meat-lovers’, Ruth’s is one that must be ticked off your list. Expect everything from sizzling prime steak to braised short ribs. Get your protein fix with unlimited appetizers, one meaty main and endless desserts.
Where: Address Dubai Marina
When: Friday, 12.30-4pm
Price: AED495 with house beverages
Reform Social & Grill
Like a challenge for your brain as well as your belly? Head to this restaurant for a weekday brunch that delivers more than barbecued goods and signature dishes. There will be a mighty quiz hosted by radio presenter and DJ Aylissa, too.
Where: The Lakes Club
When: Thursday 9-11pm
Price: AED120 including unlimited food
Fogo de Chão
This Brazilian meatery is so confident about its brunch offering, it hosts a feast twice a week. Kick back in the colourful terrace area as you chew your way through unlimited cuts of meat cooked in the signature churrasco style. Delightful.
Where: Central Park Towers, DIFC
When: Friday and Saturday, 12-4pm
Price: AED439 including house beverages
Perry & Blackwelder’s
It’s not just the great food that has us hitting up brunch here on the regular, but we love the laid-back environment, too. Enjoy signature dishes such as slow-smoked brisket or the signature Empire State burger.
Where: Souk Madinat Jumeirah
Price: AED295 including house beverages
The Blacksmith Dubai
Come prepared to eat a lot – and we mean a lot – of food when booking in here. As well as all the cuts to leave you with the ultimate meat sweats, there are lots of worthy poultry and carb dishes, too.
Where: Dubai Marina
When: Friday, 1-4pm
Price: AED219 for soft drinks, AED 349 house beverages