CHRISTMAS DAY BRUNCHES IN ABU DHABI 2022
RAHA BEACH HOTEL
The jolliest brunch of all! A festive celebration with family and friends , this outdoor Christmas Day brunch by the pool features an abundant spread including turkey, roast lamb and live stations grilling the freshest catch.
Eat, dance, be merry and don’t miss Santa’s grand entrance, bearing gifts for kids! Kids will take a picture with Santa and enjoy face painting and other activities.
Time: 1PM - 4PM
Price: Soft AED295, house AED385, premium AED485
AED 148 for kids 6-12 years, free for kids under 6
Contact: 02 508 0555
MARRIOTT AL FORSAN
30% OFF WITH BB+
The Khayal Christmas Day celebration promises to be great for everyone who loves great Christmas food and a friendly and fun ambiance. You'll love everything from the bubbles on arrival and the pink gin cart. Not only will there be turkey with all the trimmings but a carvery section to impress even the most fussy diner along with freshly shucked oysters, an amazing Asian section and some fabulous Christmassy desserts.
Children will be well catered to with a separate buffet and a great supervised activity area for younger ones. There's also pool access which will come in handy towards the end of the day - but not before Santa has given out the good cheer for the day!
Khayal is one of the more pocket-friendly Christmas Day brunches and well worth a look, especially if you live off-island.
Time: 1PM - 4PM
Price: Soft AED295 | House AED445 | Champagne AED545 | Kids 6-12 AED99
ANDAZ CAPITAL GATE
Celebrate Christmas in style with the Cyan special, an epicurean feast with traditional festive dishes, including roast turkey and festive gourmet delights. The cozy and delightful venue will be full of Christmas cheer, with wonderful food and drinks festive live music and a kids’ corner with fun and games for the little ones.
There are no better views in Abu Dhabi and Cyan promises to be an incredible place to take your guests.
Time: 12PM -4PM
Price: Soft AED325 | House AED425 | Premium AED525 | Kids 6-12 50%
The La Famiglia Christmas Brunch is the perfect place for a family celebration, Italian-style this year. Create memories as the kids run around the trattoria and enjoy wholesome ‘famiglia’ moments with activites which include face painting, balloon animals, meeting Santa, popcorn station and unlimited ice cream and toppings.
Adults will enjoy traditional Italian food and plenty of it!
Timings: 1PM - 4PM
Price: Soft AED240 | House AED340 | Kids 6-12 50% off
12noon to 4pm
It’s an amazing Christmas Brunch at Cooper’s on the 25th of December! Celebrate the festive season as Abu Dhabi’s favourite pub showcases an amazing Christmas brunch buffet, complete with all the barbecue stations outside. With an outdoor space pumping live music, there promises to be a really festive atmosphere - the entire brunch will make your Abu Dhabi Christmas Day amazing.
Timing: 12PM - 4PM
Price: Soft AED 199, regular house AED 279, AED 329 premium houseBooking: 02-657 3325. Early bird offer of 10% discount applies for bookings made on or before the 15th of December 2022.
YAS ISLAND HILTON
Graphos will be going all-out to make your Christmas amazing. There'll be an extensive brunch with festive dishes from around the world, served at over 16 interactive cooking stations.
Either sit indoors or outdoors among the gentle winter breeze, while tucking into dishes such as roast turkey, saffron buns and a dazzling array of desserts.
The beverage menu includes signature drinks like hot gingerbread, cold chocolate, cranberry spritzer, holiday mule, mulled wine, and holiday punch.
There's an excellent singer and activities for children included. What better place to spend your Christmas day?!
Time: 1PM -4PM
Price: Soft AED225 | House AED325 | Kids 6-12 AED95
Contact: 02 208 6900
Christmas Day at White is always a good time. From the moment you walk in, you'll get all the festive feels with the huge tree and beautifully chic decor with a strong 'only in Abu Dhabi' vibe.
White has it all: an amazing turkey station, loads of seafood however you prefer it, smoked meat, bbq meat an incredible wok experience and loads of different salad and vegetable options, making this a great choice for vegetarians. It is also THE best brunch for dessert lovers - and even if you're too stuffed to eat much, a cheeky gelato never goes amiss.
Children are entertained with a face painter, colouring and games for younger kids and the lure of the beach for the older ones. The band is lively and will make sure this is a Christmas to remember.
Time: 12.30PM - 4PM
Outside Seating | Soft AED580 | House AED680 | Bubbly AED850 | Kids 6-11 AED290
Main Restaurant Seating | Soft AED505 | House AED580 | Bubbly AED780 | Kids 6-11 AED252
Indoor Wing Seating | Soft AED455 | House AED555 | Bubbly AED685 | Kids 6-11 AED227
Booking: 02 811 4243
CONRAD ETIHAD TOWERS
The Christmas Day edition of Pardon My Brunch, Abu Dhabi's only British brunch, promises to be a Christmas cracker!
There'll be turkeys galore with all the trimmings including excellent potatoes and a strong gravy game as well as a load of fabulous meats, pizza, Indian and Asian fare. Don't miss the short rib, the beef Wellington trolley, seafood both cold and grilled - surely it's not Christmas without lobster?, incredible desserts and a cheese room to finish. Enjoy loads of drinks including Perrier-Jouet Champagne and fab prosecco.
The live band will be belting out some Christmas favourites and a whole lot of good tunes, bound to get you on your feet. There's pool access included for the adults and kids who just want to chill.
Time: 12.30 - 4PM
Price: Soft AED525 | House AED685 | Bubbles 785 | Kids 6-12 AED200
Booking: 02 811 5666
THE RITZ-CARLTON ABU DHABI GRAND CANAL
Christmas Brunch at Giornotte is an incredible day for the whole family. There's a vast selection of high quality food with everything from roasted turkey, with what might be the best gravy in Abu Dhabi to wagyu beef, foie gras à la minute, as well as a superb Asian corner, pasta made to your liking and fresh seafood. There are also options for those who want to stay healthy on the day, and equally as exciting, desserts at Giornotte are excellent.
Timing: 1PM - 4PM
Pricing: Soft AED688 | House AED788 | Premium AED888
THE W ABU DHABI - YAS ISLAND
20% OFF WITH BB+
The BIG brunch is a fabulous way to celebrate Christmas with family or friends. The food is fabulous and the turkey second-to-none, and the entertainment fierce! Dance to the best DJ hits and a special appearance from Santa from the F1 track will delight every kid, big and small.
Soft AED450 | House AED600 | Sparkling AED750
Timing: 1PM - 4PM
Price: Soft AED450 | House AED600 | Sparkling AED750
One of Abu Dhabi's top 5 brunches, the Market brunch at Sim Sim will be buzzing on Christmas Day. The array of beautiful international food is just a delight. It's perfect for seafood lovers and great for families with a kids area and a surprise from Santa Claus giving out Christmas presents.
The live band is outstanding and will have you on your feet and in between sets, a DJ will belt out all your Christmas favourites.
Sim Sim is a definite must-do this Christmas.
Time: 1PM -4PM
Price: Soft AED395 | House AED520 | Premium AED625 | Kids 6-11 AED195
Contact: 02 697 0000
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CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST AT VENDÔME
Wake up to our Christmas Day-themed breakfast, featuring festive treats such as panettone, pandoro, gingerbread, sweet brioche and loads more festive treats. What a way to start Christmas Day!
Time: From 7AM
Price: A la carte
Booking: 02 690 9000