Date: 21 Feb – 2 Mar 2019
Category: Affordable Dining
Celebrating of all things gastronomic, the Dubai Food Festival is all set to be bigger and better than ever before. Scheduled to take place from 21 February to 9 March, foodies can take a bite out of the city’s diverse culinary offering with a jam-packed schedule of tempting events and offers.
People can visit the swyp Beach Canteen where the very best home-grown food concepts are presenting their best dishes. Many pocket-friendly Hidden Gems across the city and also offering a meal to remember at exclusive culinary hotspots during Dubai Restaurant Week.
The Dubai Food Festival, Dubai Restaurant Week, gives the city’s food lovers the chance to enjoy three-course set menus – exclusively curated for the event – at the best restaurants. Offering great-value deals, customers will be able to enjoy gourmet set menus from international cuisines.
Dubai Food Festival 2019’s highlights
Fun. Food. Flavour.
One of the highlights of the Dubai Food Festival, Dubai Restaurant Week, gives the city’s food lovers the opportunity to enjoy three-course set menus – exclusively curated for the event – at the city’s best restaurants. Presenting great-value deals, customers will be able to enjoy gourmet set menus from a range of international cuisines.
When: 21 Feb – 2 Mar 2019
Various locations including Seven Sands
Tel.: +971 4 551 6652
Uncovering Dubai’s secrets: Right from the bustling streets of Bur Dubai to the quieter neighbourhoods of Jumeirah and Umm Suqeim, Dubai offers culinary Hidden Gems and these resident-favourite budget venues are now a focus for Dubai Food Festival. For Hidden Gems 2019, Dubai’s food lovers can vote for their secret dining spots, with the top 10 finalists offering special menus for up to AED35 throughout Dubai Food Festival.
swyp Beach Canteen
The swyp Beach Canteen will create a stretch of beach into a culinary hotspot for the duration of the festival, showcasing the best homegrown concepts that Dubai has to offer. Visitors to this unique event will sample dishes from around the world – from Mexican and Polish street food to authentic Middle Eastern cuisine. Along with cooking demos, fitness events and a packed entertainment lineup, swyp Beach Canteen is always a highlight event of the Dubai Food Festival.
Taste of Dubai
Famous as one of Dubai’s longest-running food events, Taste of Dubai is set to serve up more delectable delights this year in its 12th edition. Thousands of the city’s food lovers will make their way to Dubai Media City Amphitheatre to savour dishes from dozens of the city’s best fine-dining restaurants. Expect masterclasses by celebrity chefs, live cooking demonstrations, and an incredible line-up of live music and entertainment.
When: 7 – 9 Mar 2019
Dubai Media City Amphitheatre
Tel.: +971 56 600 6488
Dine & Win
Big flavours and big prizes
Food lovers looking of old favourite or new flavour-packed hotspots have the chance to win big as part of Dubai Food Festival 2019 with the return of the city-wide Dine & Win programme. For every AED50 spent on food at a host of participating restaurants across Dubai, diners are entered into a big prize draw where with every nibble, bite, munch and feast be in with a chance to win amazing prizes!
When: 21 Feb – 9 Mar 2019
Various locations including The Palm Dubai
Tel.: +971 4 426 2000
Fore more information please visit www.dubaifoodfestival.com
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