Chef-patron Mireille Hayek helms this wonderful Lebanese-Arab casual dining restaurant proudly situated at the impressive Address Downtown. The elegant restaurant, named after Hayek’s son, is a family affair, ensuring that the food is homely and the hospitality is welcoming. The location is superb, being in the heart of London in one of Dubai’s tallest buildings, with impressive views of the city skyline and deep blue waters. The modern, contemporary setting makes a wonderful backdrop for the authentic Arabic-style restaurant.
This distinguished dining experience offers guests an excellent option, with the Hayek’s personal touch to create a cosy atmosphere. The menu changes daily, giving patrons a chance to try a multitude of original recipes concocted by the chefs. The mezze dishes are stunning offering of authentic Middle-Eastern staples, served in a fine-dining manner. Choose from a plethora of vibrant, exciting plates from moreish moutabbal to kebbe and taouk, and plenty more for a smashing culinary experience. There are over 30 small plates to choose from, none of them compromising on quality or creativity.
Lebanese chef-owner Mireille Hayek has very successfully managed to establish her version of old-school Middle Eastern classics in this central Dubai location. Modelled after the original Beirut outpost, set in an antique mansion, this restaurant effectively recreates the opulence you expect of such a grand dining experience.
The interior is lavish with plush seating and extravagant Ottoman-style mirrors, surrounded by bold blue walling. The atmosphere is lively and exciting, as live folk musicians bring a fun party mood to the restaurant, for a casual dinner with entertainment. Feast on an indulgent banquet of delicious Lebanese food from hot and cold mezzes to scrumptious meat and fish dishes, and a myriad of traditional desserts. Rounding off the hearty meal with a strawberry shisha on the terrace is highly recommended.