Best Places to Celebrate Christmas 2018 in Dubai

Christmas Trees, Candy Canes, Jingle Bells and so much more! The much-awaited Holiday of the year is here. Yes! It’s officially time for Christmas 2018.
Discover our guide to the best places to celebrate Christmas in Dubai this 2018. Starting from the best restaurants to visit with family and friends to the most happening parties in town. Not just that, we have some of the best Brunch events in town you just cannot afford to miss out on.

The Festive Season by Gaucho Dubai

Celebrate the festive season with Gaucho Dubai with a classic Argentine twist.
The special festive brunch menu is available on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, featuring some of their famous Argentine famed dishes, such as the beef empanadas, lobster tacos, grass-fed beef and warming winter desserts, as well as the traditional slow-roasted turkey.

Make this Christmas, The perfect opportunity to sit back, relax and enjoy.

Here are the opening hours for all the 3 days –

24th December – 12.00–11.30pm, the Festive brunch menu is served from 6.00pm onwards

25th December – 1.00–4.30pm, the Festive brunch menu is served from 12.00pm onwards

26th December – 12.00–11.30pm, the Festive brunch menu is served all day

Christmas Feast at Grand Grill Dubai

Your Christmas has never tasted better than this! Enjoy a 20 day long Christmas Feast at the award – winning Steakhouse, starting from the 8th of December, all the way until the 27th of December at Grand Grill Dubai.

The venue will be serving both lunch and dinner, where guests get to indulge in a three-course festive feast in the true style of Christmas, for just AED 195/ per person inclusive of soft bevs and mulled grape.

Christmas Day at The Croft Dubai

The best day of the year is almost here, This Christmas, head down at the popular British gastropub The Croft, for a lovely roast and many other Christmas specialties.

P.S. Make sure you save an appetite for this one!

The 3-course buffet will be hosted on the 25th of December, from 12.30pm to 11 pm, and will be priced at AED 199 per person for the food package and AED 299 per person for a 2-hour beverage package.

December Festival at The 44 Dubai

It’s going to be a festive month!

Who doesn’t love the idea of celebrating Christmas for a whole entire month? Head down to The 44 Dubai and enjoy special winter delicacies at The 44 while you savor the Chef’s special festive menu at any time of the day!

Starting from the 1st of December to the 30th of December 2018, from 12 PM to 02 AM; it’s going to be one gala feast for all.

Christmas Day at Treehouse Dubai

This Christmas, Treehouse, located at Taj Dubai in Business Bay will be setting up for the picture-perfect Christmas after party with the best food, drinks, and views.  Guests can join the tribe for an evening of classic Christmas hits and a serving of heart-warming mulled grape, from 6.00pm all the way until 3.00am

Xmas Party at Le Frenchy Dubai

C’est la plus belle période de l’année  a.ka. It’s the most beautiful time of the year!
Celebrate the spirit of Christmas at Dubai’s most hottest French Hotspot. With music by DJ Andy Newton, along with the best food and drink options.

Packages will be priced at AED 150.

Christmas Brunch at Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE

Whether you’ve been naughty or nice, don’t think twice. Fall into the festive spirit and indulge at Christmas Brunch. Rich holiday flavors of Turkey Galantine and King Crab Tortellini will be served with a selection of cold cuisine including King Fish Tiradito, Maki, Sashimi and more. For dessert, indulge in Christmas Tale with the cherry parfait and the signature lemon sorbet Sgroppino.

Avail the Terrace, Beach & Restaurant AED 340 OR Bubbles AED 580

Christmas at Rixos the Palm

Rixos The Palm Dubai offers festive feasts you’ll never forget!

It’s that time of the year once again, when you let go of the guilt and indulge to your heart’s content. So, Treat yourself to the finest of this season’s ingredients, with sumptuous menus showcasing the best seafood, Turkish grills and luxury delicacies, spoiling you for choices.


Indulge in a feast with your family & loved ones this holiday season as L’Olivo has specially designed a festive menu to ignite your senses.  From unctuous foie gras, opulent oysters and caviar, luxurious tenderloin or sea bass and whimsical black forest cake; This is your ultimate destination for a truly gastronomic Christmas. In addition, guests can enjoy a live performance by  String Trio from 19:30-21:30

Packages begin from AED 299 per adult.


Go on a culinary journey with the Christmas Eve festive buffet that is sure to delight the gourmand in you.  With live stations that showcase the best cuisines from the Aegean, South Asia, Middle East, Europe and the Far East, the number of delicious options are endless.

Packages begin from AED 249 per adult.


It’s definitely the season to eat, drink and binge! Gather your nearest and dearest and celebrate Christmas Day with a decadent festive buffet brunch at A La Turca.  Tuck into a hearty spread of international favourites as well as specialities from the seasonal Truffle Risotto and Ravioli Station, the Festive Carving Station and the ever popular outdoor Live Grill Station. The little ones can look forward to delightful kiddie treats from a dedicated Kids Station. For those with a sweet tooth, can rejoice at the fantastic dessert spread that includes macaron towers, Turkish sweets, glorious cakes and traditional Yule logs!

Packages begin with AED 249 per adult.

P.S. 50% off on packages for children aged 6-12 years.

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