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Updated: Jan 12


an Italian delicacy overflowing with aromas steaks, BASTA offers freshly made pizza, pasta and melt away steaks. Diners can treat themselves to la dolce vita in the heart of Dubai and enjoy a treat at the city’s newest Italian restaurant: BASTA!, courtesy of world-renowned chef David Myers.

The team experts fuse the food and experience of a Roman trattoria, Florentine steakhouse and Neapolitan pizzeria into one lively restaurant, BASTA! They serve up exceptional flavoured Italian cuisine in a stylish space within the Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai. BASTA literally translates in English as “enough!”, this Italian restaurant leaves one feeling that way as you waddle, more than amply full, out of the Renaissance Downtown.

Diners can have a hearty, family-style meal from chef David Myers. The restaurant is sophisticated and industrial in the way with the addition of a giant Sophia Loren mural on one wall. BASTA offers views of the Dubai Water Canal through floor-to-ceiling windows during the day.

Clients must taste rigatoni and the day’s pizza special for mains. The mozzarella in carrozza (fried cheese sandwich) is out of the world with fresh bread, the fragrant basil and stretchy cheese. The Roman meatballs are well-seasoned and served in a rich, tangy tomato sauce. The pizzas are great here, topped with a delicious beef pepperoni, its spicy oils melt mozzarella. The cacio e pepe pasta is creamy, salty and pecorino.

Renaissance Downtown Hotel, Dubai offers upscale accommodations that are one of the largest in the area, and each one features floor-to-ceiling windows, luxurious bedding, sufficient workstations, spacious marble bathrooms and free Wi-Fi. Clients can upgrade to a luxury suite for a lot more space and access to their exclusive lounge. Their property boasts of a few chic restaurants, including celebrity chef led dining experiences for tasting everything from Japanese to French farmhouse fare. Their spectacular outdoor pool and modern gymnasium are open to guests, and parking is free for the duration of your stay. The Six Senses Spa Dubai has a comprehensive menu of treatments set

to spectacular views. Located downtown, the Dubai hotel offers access to the boutiques of Dubai Mall, Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Water Canal and the Dubai Design District.

Renaissance Downtown Hotel organises daily events like live gigs and mixology classes to local experts called Navigators, they are focused in helping people make the most of trip – and carry on business. At Renaissance Hotels, the staff ensures a memorable visit.

Contact: BASTA Renaissance Downtown Hotel Marasi Drive Dubai – United Arab Emirates. Tel.: +971 4 512 5522 Web:

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