An unpretentious bar & grill Big Easy hails from the impressive Western Cape region of South Africa – inspired by the lifestyle and spirit of Ernie Els. The big Easy Bar & Grill is an Award Winning Restaurant located on the first floor of The Els Club Dubai.
The dining experiences at the Els Club Dubai reflect Ernie’s own eclectic tastes and his passion of the life enhancing benefits of good food, great company and delightful beverages in a sociable, relaxed environment. The Big Easy serves all the best qualities. This is the second such restaurant to open, the first being in the heart of South African wine country in the historic town of Stellenbosch. The utmost importance on serving classic steakhouse food and top wines from the Ernie Els portfolio, all in a relaxed setting overlooking the golf course.
Big Easy comes from Afrikaans word of “Gesellig” – sociable with loved ones, amicable and cordial. Entertaining and relaxed, it is, at the same time, the right place to dine with friends and family. The restaurant is suitable for a place to have a nice time with friends as well as a place to host a corporate dinner. This is a culinary experience inspired by the crossroads of South Africa’s fresh off the grill comfort food, combined with spices, herbs and ingredients from the melting pot of the world.
BIG EASY restaurants are designed with bold and distinct residential feel, with substantial furniture, giving a warm and rich feel. The same spirit is reflected in the presentation and flavor of the food and many of their wines. The place is melting pot of cultures, food and flavors. Fabulous steaks from the grill, bold flavors with fun menu choices are plenty and affordable. Clients can enjoy the the elements featuring wood, brick, leather and other traditional elements. The open kitchen is a treat for diners to watch the preparations, they use the best seafood and meats, grilled to perfection and give the menu a gastronomic twist with influences from both Ernie’s home in South Africa and his culinary favorites from his travels around the world. The menu is all about sophisticated comfort – everyday dishes prepared with farm-fresh ingredients of the highest quality blended with spices, herbs and ingredients from the melting pot of the world. Diners can relish Springbok Carpaccio – peppercorn crusted springbok carpaccio, ponzu mustard vinaigrette, Big Easy Fries – potato wedges cooked in duck fat, marjoram and salt flakes, Snoek and Crab Cakes – pan seared fish & crab cakes, corn, mango cilantro sauce, lemon, vegetable chips, Lobster Benedict Thermidor – multi-seed bread, tarragon poached lobster topped with egg and thermidor sauce, Grilled Tenderloin – plum tomato onion salad, porcini jus and many more delicacies.
Big Easy proudly presents game meats from Africa, which is carefully selected and processed as per Halal certification. All animals are from free range habitat. Their chefs have prepared all the dishes with utmost care for you to enjoy the flavours. The team has catered for the young ones, they have met all-time favorites with a hint of South Africa. Their list of dessert is long! Menu is designed for children under the age of 14 years old.
Big Easy Bar & Grill
The Els Club Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Rd
Dubai – United Arab Emirates.
Tel.: +971 4 425 1000
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