Who said lunch needs to be boring?

Whether a meeting or a quick catch-up, business lunches are one of the most popular concepts that Dubai has to offer.

From exquisite dishes to awe-inspiring interiors, there are a host of new venues that have opened their door this year and Emirates Woman has created a guide for you to stay in the loop.

Sucre

 

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By incorporating the Latin American open-fire method of cooking, this popular new haven comes to Dubai after its success in London. With an ever-evolving modern menu, guests can choose from an array of dishes that are prepared with carefully sourced fresh ingredients. From the Tuna and Watermelon Ceviche to the Sea Bream with Clams and Chorizo, there’s a dish for every palette, when guests go and dine. Guests receive a small plate, a main course and side, with the option of adding a dessert for an additional charge of Dhs35.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 3pm and is priced at Dhs115.

For more information visit sucredubai.com

JOLIE

By bringing a touch of Paris to Dubai, JOLIE is all about presenting French delights with fine attention to detail. From Beetroot Salads to Mushroom Ravioli, this delectable menu consists of dishes to cater to everyone’s tastebuds. With minimal interiors featuring neutral hues, this fine-dining restaurant exudes an aura of Parisian elegance. With an outside terrace, guests can choose whether to dine indoors or outdoors with Dubai’s enchanting views. Guests receive an appetizer, a main course and a dessert.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 3pm and is priced at Dhs135.

For more information visit jolie-restaurants.com

Basko

 

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This Mediterranean restaurant is rooted with a 60’s twist, as it highlights abstract artworks and detailed décor pieces that are a delight to the eye. From Tomato Gazpacho to Grilled Sea Bass, there are a plethora of dishes to choose from when dining. To end on a sweet note guests can choose from two of their signature desserts including the Lemon Tarte, that’s beyond delightful. This recently opened restaurant has already gained notable traction in Dubai. Guests receive an appetizer, a main course and a dessert.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 4pm and is priced at Dhs135.

For more information visit baskorestaurant.com

SUSHISAMBA

If you’re in the mood to dine with Dubai’s gorgeous panoramic views, this is the place to be. Situated on the 51st floor of the Palm Tower, the restaurant is situated amid the clouds making it the highest restaurant on the Palm. With delicious Japanese dishes and a kitchen designed to create delights on the robata grill, this restaurant is designed to encourage a sharing-style experience. The lunch menu features the most sought-after dishes such as the Black Cod, Nigiri Sushi, Se Bream Ceviche and more. Guests receive a miso soup, two small plates and a main course.

The Vivo business lunch runs from Monday to Thursday, 12pm to 2pm and is priced at Dhs139.

For more information visit sushisamba.com

Katsuya


With skillfully translated Japanese flavours, the menu is designed to perfection for a memorable culinary experience. From signature cocktails to specialty sushi and sashimi platters, guests can embark or a Japanese fine-dining experience as modern cooking techniques are showcased throughout the meal. Guests have the option to end the meal on a sweet note by adding a dessert for Dhs29. Guests receive an appetizer, a main course and can additionally add a dessert.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 3pm with a starting price of Dhs115. 

For more information visit sbe.com

Weslodge Saloon City Walk

This new restaurant is the perfect amalgamation of where chic meets quirky. With a luxe ambience and views of the Burj Khalifa, this Instagram-worthy restaurant is a must-visit for all. Guests have the option to indulge in two delightful courses including a starter or main, or a main and dessert at this newly opened venue. The dishes include crab cakes, tacos cabrito, a Weslodge chop salad and risotto, Southern fried chicken and more.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 3pm with a starting price of Dhs85. 

For more information visit weslodge.ae

Tandoor Tina

 

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At the newly opened 25 Hours hotel, this premium new Indian restaurant serves dishes with a flame-oriented cooking approach. With flavourful ingredients and authenticity at its helm, guests can feel at home with a playful British touch on each dish. From Turmeric Hummus to Tandoori Salmon, guests have the option of choosing from an array of fusion classics throughout their lunch. Guests can choose from one starter, main, side and dessert with its welcoming bohemian interiors.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 3pm with a starting price of Dhs85.

For more information visit tandoortina.com

SHÌ

 

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With reimagined gastronomy for the modern-day, the authentic dishes ensure they make a lasting impression. From Mixed Mushroom Dumplings to Corn Fed Chicken with black bean sauce, there are an array of delightful dishes to try from the lunch menu. It includes the choice of two appetizers and one main dish along with two flavours of Mochi Ice cream and tea, water and coffee. Located on Bluewaters Island, this luxury-orient restaurant has unapologetically returned to the flavours and textures of China’s myriad regions.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 3pm and is priced at Dhs170.

For more information visit shirestaurant.com

Blue Seafood Asia

Blue Seafood Asia

When it comes to authentic Asian food, this restaurant has surely hit the nail on the head. With flavourful dishes, this haven presents a delightful menu inspired by sensorial cooking techniques, that take you to the streets of Japan. The Yum Cha menu is priced at Dhs75 and includes a selection of three dishes which include Beef Truffle, Crystal Crab and more. The Japanese Bento lunch priced at Dhs85 includes Edamame, Wafu Salad and one choice of a Maki roll, Beef Yasai, grilled catch of the day and mixed vegetables. The three-course business lunch is priced at Dhs95, giving guests an option to choose from the carefully curated menu.

The business lunch runs from Monday to Friday, 12pm to 4pm with a starting price of Dhs75. 

For more information visit blueseafoodasia.com

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