21 of the best evening brunches in Dubai

From Canadian pancakes and Mexican tacos through too buffets of Japanese sushi and beyond, here are the best evening brunches in Dubai

Updated on • Written By Jaycee Luzati

21 of the best evening brunches in Dubai

Forget about eating brunch in the mid-morning, since launching a few years back Dubai’s evening brunches have proved to be a hit. There is no longer any need to drag yourself out of bed first thing, instead head to one of the many hotspots offering the best evening brunch in Dubai packed with delicious feasts, bottomless beverages, and live entertainment.

The ideal way to forget about the work week and move into the weekend on a Friday, a great spot to party the night way on Saturdays or the perfect excuse to extend the weekend into Sunday evenings, Dubai has the biggest range of different restaurants to choose from. Whether you are in the mood for BBQ, sushi, mezze, or pizza, there is something for everyone.


Enjoy a host of live entertainment from flame dancers or karaoke through to resident DJ sets from the hottest musicians around. Travel back in time to the noughties, with nostalgic hits or relax to the sound of Jazz, creating the perfect ambience for a laid-back dining experience. These evening brunches combine the top picks of food and drinks from some of the best restaurants in Dubai plus the fun entertainment that bars and clubs provide, making them a fun and enjoyable way to feast on delicious cuisine while enjoying the vibrant nightlife this magical city has to offer.


If you love soaking up the sights, enjoy an alfresco evening brunch on one of the many outdoors terraces looking out onto the stunning downtown skyline or onto the spectacular Dubai Fountains and onto the glistening waters of the Dubai Marina. These restaurants with a view in Dubai offer up an impressive place to take in the sparkling city lights come sunset. 

With so many options to choose from, we have compiled the ultimate guide of the best evening brunches in Dubai. The perfect list to help you decide which to choose next time you are looking for an exciting dining experience.

Best midweek evening brunches in Dubai

Why save all the fun for the weekend when there are evening brunches to be had in Dubai any night of the week? The below are our favourite escapes from school-night drudgery!

Bice Mare Evening Brunch

Bice Mare

What: Feast on a five-course seafood-filled menu every Wednesday night at Bice Mare, while being seated on the balcony terrace opposite the Dubai Fountain and the Burj Khalif. A further draw includes unlimited beverages to choose from, spanning wines, beers and cocktails. Food-wise, kick-off your evening with delicious starters, before moving over to a pasta course. From there, continue onto mains, pre-desserts and puddings. The evening concludes with tea and coffee for a generous brunch offering. 
Where: The Old Town Island, Souk al Bahar, Downtown Burj Khalifa
When: Wednesday 8pm onwards
Book now: Bice Mare

Dark Brunch at Hutong

Dark Brunch at HuTong

What: Hutong Dark Brunch offers live entertainment from a resident DJ and fire dancers, while treating diners to a lavish three-course menu with beautifully curated cocktails with a range of unlimited starters. These are followed by a fine selection of specialty dishes such as Champagne prawn har gow, pan-seared sea bass, kung po chicken, and Hutong fried rice. For dessert there's Hutong’s signature dessert platter which can be enjoyed alongside your choice of wine, beer and cocktails, including the floret fizz and the spicy Rita.
Where: Gate Building 6, DIFC
When: Thursday 9-11:45pm
Book now: Dark Brunch at Hutong

Best Friday night evening brunches in Dubai

Come Friday evening, Dubai is ready to party. The best way to join in on the fun, we think, is to head to one of these fun and frivolous brunch evenings which provide plenty of good food and drink alongside live entertainment.

The Stage Brunch at Pizza Express

stage brunch by pizza express

What: Begin the weekend with live music from Dubai favourite Sean Lipsey at The Stage Brunch by Pizza Express. This evening brunch is sure to be a hit with unlimited starters, a main course of pizza or pasta plus delicious dough balls, alongside free flowing drinks and live music. After dining, the party continues with choice of beverages and music from the resident DJ until late into the night.
Where: Jumeirah Lake Towers
When: Friday 8-11pm
Book now: The Stage brunch at Pizza Express

Mr Miyagi's Wax On, Wax Off Brunch and Wok n Roll Brunch

my miyagi's brunch

What: Head to Media One Hotel and treat yourself to a night of hit classics being performed via karaoke, while feasting on your favourite street food. Mr Miyagi’s menu covers three courses of Asian dishes and three whole hours of unlimited house drinks, including the spectacular Thai buckets of pina coladas and Singapore slings. Listen to lively music from the resident DJ sets while playing a game of beer pong, before hitting the dance floor and having a singalong on the karaoke.
Where: Media One Hotel, Plot No. 1 Al Falak Street
When: Friday and Saturday 8-11pm
Book now: Mr Miyagi's Wax on, Wax off brunch and Wok n Roll brunch

Hubble Bubble Brunch at Joe's Backyard

Hubble Bubble brunch at Joe's Backyard

What: Joe’s Backyard is Dubai’s BBQ hotspot on the 19th floor of the Holiday Inn in Festival City, boasting views over the city's skyline, including the iconic Burj Khalifa. The brunch journey here begins with choice of starters including chargrilled spiced cauliflower, lamb sliders and chicken wings before moving onto Joe’s mighty main featuring a choice of the mouth-watering black Angus gib eye, boneless backyard chicken, delicious fish and chips as well as Joe’s BBQ veggie burger. Accompanied with an array of super sides like joe’s coleslaw, roasted vegetables and French fries or sweet fries, this is not one for the faint hearted. Enjoy all of this alongside unlimited beverages and shisha.
Where: Jumeirah Islands Clubhouse, Jumeirah Islands
When: Friday 8-11pm
Book now: Hubble Bubble Brunch

Eat with a Beat: Nonya Night Brunch

eat with a beat at nonya night brunch

What: Head into the weekend with Nonya’s Friday night brunch, located in the 44th floor of the Taj Jumeirah Lake Towers. Choose between the indoor dining area or head outside for an alfresco experience and feast on an array of Pan-Asian dishes before immersing yourself into the in-house themed entertainment with DJ performances from DJ Romano and DJ Rainier.
Where: Taj Hotel Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Al Thanya
When: Friday 8-11pm
Book now: Eat with a Beat: Nonya Night Brunch

Footloose Friday Drunch at Accents

Footloose friday drunch at accents

What: Unwind from the busy working week and kick-start the weekend by heading to Accents' Footloose Drunch at the InteContinental, overlooking the stunning Dubai Marina. Sip on bottomless drinks of house wines and signature cocktails, and feast on an array of delicious dishes cooked right in front of you at the many live cooking stations. Afterwards, dance the night away to music from the 80s, 90s and 00s by in-house resident DJ Dadou.
Where: King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Street, Dubai Marina
When: Friday 8-11pm
Book now: Footloose Friday Drunch at Accents

The Prusiana Brunch by Enigma

The Prusiana brunch by Enigma

What: With the menu created by Michelin-starred chef Mansour Memarian, The Prusiana evening brunch is not one to be missed. Immerse yourself in this restaurant located at Palazzo Versace while eating delectable Persian and Peruvian sharing dishes made from seasonal fresh produce. Starters and mains are prepared at the table and served family style, followed by an array of traditional desserts. Relax and finish the evening off by soaking up the live entertainment of dancers and DJs.
Where: Dubai Fountain Street, Dubai Culture Village
When: Friday 7-11pm
Book now: The Prusiana brunch by Enigma

The Hide Friday Night Brunch

Jumeriah brunch at the hide

What: Finish the working week with a Friday night at The Hide’s evening brunch. Appreciate the modern, sophisticated interiors and feast on delicious starters of things such as charred octopus and beef carpaccio before enjoying mains of prime cuts with truffle mac and cheese or skin-on-fries. Desserts bring plates like Bailey’s crème brûlée, which can be enjoyed alongside exceptional live entertainment and free-flowing drinks - including wine and cocktails. 
Where: Jumeirah Al Qasr, Madinat Jumeirah
When: Friday 6-12pm
Book now: The Hide

Saigon Social Evening Brunch at Blue Jade

Saigon social

What: Go on a culinary journey of Vietnam with the Saigon Social Evening Brunch. Sit in the vibrant French-Vietnamese restaurant with colourful decor and hanging lanterns, while enjoying the sharing style menu with delicious Saigon dishes. Here you'll find street food and Asian style classics alongside an array of sweet dishes and exotic fruit platters. Featuring live entertainment via the hand pan drums, guests are sure to be transported to Vietnam.
Where: The Ritz-Carlton, The Walk, Jumeirah Beach Residence, Dubai Marina
When: Friday 7-10pm
Book now: Saigon Social Evening brunch at Blue Jade

Weslodge Saloon Friday Night Brunch

Weslodge Saloon

What: Sitting atop the JW Marriott Marquis on the 68th floor with views over Downtown Dubai, this brunch offers a saloon-inspired setting with traditional Canadian classics and an array of drinks to choose from. Feast on ahi tuna tartare, grass fed angus ribeye and Canadian pancakes, while enjoying a great selection of guest DJs that provide fun, upbeat entertainment throughout the evening. It is the perfect setting to get the weekend going.
Where: The Westin Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
When: Friday 7-10pm
Book now: Weslodge Saloon

Friday Feast at Sheraton Grand Hotel

friday freast at sheraton grand hotel

What: Be greeted by an air hostess and be handed your boarding pass before embarking on a trip to discover an assortment of dining experiences with this Friday feast featuring 11 gourmet hotspots from around the globe. Tuck into crispy Mexican tacos, salmon fillet Wellington from the UK, and a variety of sushis and sashimis from Japan, plus many more global favourites. Not only that, Sheraton's in-house connoisseurs will be on hand to create must-try drinks pairings, for the perfect accompaniment to your chosen dishes.
Where and: Sheraton Grand Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road
When: Friday 7:30-10:30pm
Book now: Friday Feast

Nisi Night Brunch at Paros

nisi on 46 at paros

What: Immerse yourself into this evening brunch experience that takes you through a multi-sensory dining journey on Nisi’s ‘island in the sky’. Entertainment comes via live performances by Walter Scalzone, Mak Aridi and music by DJ Sabrina Terence and DJ Rainer. Feast on unlimited starters of hot and cold mezze, and a choice of main courses alongside a spectacular dessert platter of loukoumadese and chocolate mousse. Nisi’s brunch night also has a range of drinks to choose from including a refreshing choice of cocktails.
Where and: 46th Floor, Taj Jumeirah Lake Towers
When: Friday 7-10pm
Book now: Nisi Night brunch at Paros

Kanpai Weekend Evening Brunch


What: Indulge yourself at Kanpai’s evening brunch with unlimited servings of Japanese dishes and Asian flavours. Ease yourself into the evening with miso soup or the cucumber and crab stick salad, before moving onto main courses of shoyu salmon or tofu steak. Finishing the menu is the choice of desserts such as the green tea tiramisu and chocolate brownie., served alongside an array of beverages. This bustling restaurant offers a fun ambience with the resident DJ playing music from 7pm until late.
Where and: Souk Al Bahar Seikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard, Downtown Dubai
When: Friday and Saturday 7-10pm
Book now: Kanpai

Blushing Dragon Brunch at Karma Kafe

blushing dragon brunch at karma kafe

What: Taking place every Friday and Saturday, this weekend evening brunch is the ideal spot to enjoy Pan-Asian cuisine while sitting on the outdoor terrace looking over the famed Dubai Fountains and the breathtaking Burj Khalifa. Feast on award-winning meat, fish and vegetable dishes including sushi platters, wagyu striploin and delicious chocolate matcha marquise alongside an array of free-flowing beverages, while enjoying the lively and vibrant atmosphere that Karma Kafe has to offer.
Where: Souk Al Bahar Seikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard
When: Friday and Saturday 8-11pm
Book now: Blushing Dragon brunch at Karma Kafe

Best Saturday night evening brunches in Dubai

Everyone knows Saturday is the best night of the week, including these places which serve up incredible evening brunches come the weekend. You can expect wonderful interiors, top-class service and more food and drink that you can probably manage to consume.

Lah Lah Restaurant Evening Brunch

La La Restaurant

What: Discover an array of delicious Pan-Asian dishes at Lah Lah Restaurant at Zabeel House by Jumeirah. This three-course sharing brunch is served both inside the restaurant as well as out on the terrace, perfect for an alfresco evening with live entertainment from the in-house DJ. The menu features a mouth-watering selection of small plates for the table and main courses, as well as Lah Lah’s signature dessert platter including mochi ice cream and caramel cake.
Where: Zabeel House by Jumeirah, The Greens Onyx Towers, Tower 3
When: Saturday 7-10pm
Book now: Lah Lah Restaurant

Marina Social Saturday Night Brunch

Marina Social Brunch

What: Feast on delicious British-Mediterranean food and sip creative cocktails, including the candy floss fizz and the fiero spritz, all while taking in the breaking panoramic views of the waterfront, with this spot overlooking the bustling Dubai Marina. To get started, choose from array of delicious small plates closely followed by a range of mains including the grilled tiger prawns and the ‘rangers valley’ beef ribeye, before finishing with a selection of miniature desserts and cakes.
Where: InterContinental Dubai Marina, King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud Street, Dubai Marina
When: Saturday 7-10pm
Book now: Marina Social

Ambiente by Vanitas

Ambiente by Vanitas

What: Indulge in a four-course set menu packed full of Mediterranean flavours, a selection of free-flowing house beverages and elaborate entertainment at Ambiente by Vanitas' evening brunch. An ode to Italian glamour, you will find yourself transported to the bustling markets, cobbled streets and vibrant plazas of Italy. Feast on an array of traditional dishes, homemade pasta, Italian style pizza as well as the signature Palazzo tiramisu.
Where: Dubai Fountain Street, Dubai Culture Village
When: Saturday 7-11pm
Book now: Ambiente by Vanitas

At The Table Evening Brunch at Rhodes

at the table evening brunch at rhodes

What: Located in Grosvenor House and offering stunning views of the marina, this British European brunch is named after the late Gary Rhodes’ best-selling book 'At The Table'. Bringing a mouth-watering set menu of both signature dishes and delicious classics, this is the ideal foodie experience. Begin the evening with a selection of sharing starters, before moving onto the mains, and finish by indulging in the spectacular iconic desserts.
Where: Grosvenor House, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Al Emreef Street
When: Saturday 7-10pm
Book now: At The Table evening brunch at Rhodes

Dare to Disco at STK

Dare to disco at STK

What: Dance the night away under the disco ball at STK’s Dare to Disco evening brunch. Drink bottomless beverages and eat mouth-watering chef’s favourites from 8pm until late. The menu features burrata with artichoke pesto, seared seabass and the delicious ancho chicken alongside hand cut fries and creamy mac and cheese, plus the signature STK donuts for dessert. Enjoy all of this with an array of drinks including wines and beers as well as a range of spirits at STK cocktails.
Where: Rixos Premium Hotel, JBR, Dubai
When: Saturday 8-11pm
Book now: Dare to Disco at STK

Best Sunday night evening brunches in Dubai

Head off the Sunday blues by sending off the weekend in style. Our pick of the best Sunday evening brunches in Dubai help keep the party alive that little bit longer, with fantastic food and drinks menus plus live entertainment.

Pho Real Brunch at Sui Mui

Sui Mai Pho Real Brunch

What: Not ready to say goodbye to the weekend? Head over to Sui Mui’s Asian-inspired Pho Real Night Brunch. Enjoy a culinary journey across Asia with this selection of live cooking stations and a buffet banquet of crispy vegetable spring rolls, Asian tacos, wok-fried noodles and delicious BBQ ribs, plus an array of curries. Finish the weekend with sticky rice with mango, fruit make rolls, or the spectacular pandan crème brûlée.
Where: The Westin Mina Seyahi Beach Resort & Marina
When: Sunday 6-10pm
Book now: Pho Real brunch at Sui Mui

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