March is here, and with it, Spring is on the horizon. As the days get longer and the temperature rises, we have put together six restaurants and food & beverage offers to explore this month, all available to discover on Playbook.
The Iconic German destination Ernst will be seeing us through the month with their Saturday Brunch, delivering on incredible German beers, delicious food options and a lively vibe. Ernst, at 25hours Hotel is a traditional Bavarian Biergarten with a simple, traditional interior that is both welcoming and fun. Gather your mates and enjoy the Oktoberfest Brunch, every Saturday 12pm - 4pm, with a live carving station, pork station, live entertainment, beers, bubbles, wine and spirits, celebrate the weekend the German way. From AED200, Ernst is serving up traditional Bavarian vibes for an unforgettable experience.
Brasserie 2.0 is a culinary experience in a bright, relaxed spot at Le Royal Meridien Beach Resort and Spa. Serving up an array of international cuisine, the revamped Brasserie 2.0 Saturday Brunch delivers on cuisine for everyone in a classic, inviting family restaurant. Every Saturday afternoon from 1.30pm - 4.30pm, and with specials like the fresh smoothie area, and a bustling ambience to the whole spot, Brasserie 2.0 is perfect for anyone who enjoys an array of fare in a friendly atmosphere. Packages start from AED400 per person.
Fat Uncle, a homegrown Dubai Restaurant in Jumeirah is perfect for fans of flavour packed Turkish Mediterranean cuisine. Combining the expertise of Tuskish executive chef Alper Uzundurukan and Emerati restauranteur, Ismail Al-Sharif, Fat Uncle serves up delicious haute cuisine in a humble, low-key setting. With visually stunning cocktails and dishes, and aesthetically perfect, rustic, intimate interiors, Fat Uncle makes for the perfect date night, or indulgent dinner out. The Lunch Feast, from Mondays through to Fridays, Fat Uncle serves up a spread of their very best dishes, to satisfy those mid-week cravings. Enjoy a two or three course set menu from AED105 per person.
This month, head to Motorino's ‘Back to Brooklyn’ late-night brunch, every Friday and Saturday evening from 8pm - 11pm. Located in JA Ocean View Hotel on JBR, Motorino is an award-winning authentic Italian restaurant loved by celebrities, foodies and savvy locals. Get ready to feel transported to New York with urban jams and enjoy 3 hours of unlimited signature dishes and Brooklyn-inspired drinks. Packages start from AED199 per person.
Electric Pawn Shop is a must-visit for fans of eccentric, counter-culture spots as it combines Asian Mediterranean vibes in a quirky restaurant-bar. Located in The H Dubai, Electric Pawn Shop describes itself as hedonistic, exotic and dystopian, and with their urban, rustic interiors, huge neon lighting, and booth seating, this destination is a place to explore. The menu consists of Asian-Mediterranean fusion dishes, that are big on flavour, and exotic cocktails to match. Every Monday, Electric Pawn Shop features an exciting Mahjong Mondays package, consisting of 3 cocktails and 3 dishes, for AED150 per person.
If you're looking for an after-work drinks spot this March, check out Garth. This gorgeous Southern-European spot is influenced by effortlessly chic Italian, Greek and Southern French cuisine, in a beautiful, relaxed spot. The interiors are decorated with muted pastel, velvet seating and a vast neon installation overhead, helping to give the space that chic, luxurious feel that every date night needs. Situated at Mall of the Emirates, from Mondays to Fridays 4pm - 8pm, enjoy special prices on selected bites and beverages (AED18 bites & AED35 beverages).
There’s a whole array of things to look out for in March, and Playbook is the place to look for inspiration and a one stop destination to book restaurants, bars, brunches, pool days and more. Make sure to follow our socials for more recommendations like this one, and to see what’s up and coming across the city!
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