Eid is here and home celebrations call for a feast. If you are not in the mood to slave over a hot stove this holiday, then this curated list of dine-in and food delivery options is for you! We’ve got options from the all-time favourite celebration dish Biryani, to scrumptious Asian, Italian and Middle Eastern options. Check it out!
*DubaiDiaries highly advises ordering responsibly to avoid food waste.
Delivery and dine-in options
Al Nafoorah: The iconic Lebanese restaurant is offering homemade Arabic classics and traditional regional fare through Eid Al Fitr.
Prices: Sharing packages range from AED265 for two people, AED495 for four people, and AED665 for six people for both delivery and in-venue dining.
On the Menu: Curated by Al Nafoorah’s Head Chef Ali Fouad, the Eid Al Fitr packages include dates, soup, hot and cold mezzeh for starters; main course options of Lamb Ouzi, Maghmour, or a Mixed Grill; and dessert options of Umm Ali, chocolate cardamom fudge cake and more. Traditional Arabic drinks are included. All home deliveries come with simple instructions on how and which items require heating up.
How to Order: Delivery bookings must be made 90 minutes in advance. Diners in Dubai can arrange delivery by calling 800 666 353, or emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Available between 24th and 30th May.
The Duck Hook: The sporting and characterful country gastropub at Dubai Hills Golf Club is upping its ‘roast in the post’ delivery service, with ‘The Big Eid Feed’. A traditional yet remote brunch kit, extras include The Duck Hook’s signature ‘Mary Mix’ and eggs benedict. What’s more, in collaboration with A&E all diners purchasing the kit will also receive a party pack to use at home in addition to a 20 per cent discount voucher to use in store. All guests are encouraged to tag The Duck Hook and share their food experience on social media.
Prices: The roast for two is priced at AED265 (or AED325 with dessert); the roast for four is AED495 (AED595 with dessert); and the roast for six is AED665 (AED795 with dessert). Guests can add extra roast portions for AED75, extra pudding portions for AED30, or add an eggs benedict for two with a spiced tomato juice mix for only AED50.
On the Menu: Carvery options include beef (sliced Australian prime rib of beef with Yorkshire pudding, horseradish sauce & house gravy), chicken (whole roast baby chicken with sage and onion stuffing balls, veal sausages wrapped in veal bacon, cranberry sauce & house gravy) or lamb (Australian rump of lamb with Yorkshire pudding, mint sauce & house gravy). For non-meat eaters, there is also a vegan-friendly 300g patty. Cooking instructions will be shared with each delivery.
How to Order: Delivery bookings must be made 24 hours in advance. Diners in Dubai can arrange delivery by calling 800 666 353, or emailing: email@example.com. Available between 24th and 30th May.
The Noodle House:Dubai’s home of Asian soul food, is marking Eid Al Fitr with an incredible bundle for families of four inclusive of three starters, three main courses and four ice teas.
Prices: AED149, available for both delivery and dine-in. Additional ongoing offers include three courses for AED99 across all delivery platforms. The Noodle House is offering 40 per cent discount on orders placed directly via www.thenoodlehouse.com.
On the Menu: Diners can choose from the entire a la carte menu with starters including dishes such as Chicken Satay, Pan-fried Tofu or Duck Pot Stickers, with mains including Pad Thai, Curry Laksa or Black Pepper Beef, among various others.
How to Order: Diners in Dubai can arrange delivery by calling 800 666 353, or visiting www.thenoodlehouse.com. Available between 24th and 30th May.
Pai Thai: The recently renovated and award-winning Pai Thai in Jumeirah Al Qasr reopened on Thursday, 21 May and will operate until Monday, 25 May. Hotel guests will be able to dine in from 12-10pm during these days, while external guests are welcome from 12-7pm.
Prices: A three-course set menu for AED195 per person.
On the Menu: For those celebrating Eid at home, the Thai culinary masters of the restaurant have created a three-course sharing Eid menu available for delivery, which arrives ready to eat – perfect for those looking for the least amount of time spent in the kitchen. Priced at AED265 for two people, the menu features well-loved Thai classics and signature exclusives including the Sate Gai (grilled marinated chicken sate), Geang Panang Gai (a creamy red curry chicken) and popular Mango Pannacotta (served with sweet sticky rice and coconut cream), all designed for sharing.
How to Order, Delivery bookings must be made 90 minutes in advance. Diners in Dubai can arrange delivery by calling 800 666 353, or emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Available between 24th and 30th May.
Behrouz Biryani: The premium biryani brand has created the perfect celebratory menu to make this Eid a memorable one. Behrouz has your biryani fix sorted with its decadent Eid menu.
On the Menu: Choose from a variety of non-vegetarian and vegetarian options like Lazeez Bhuna Murgh Biryani (Boneless Chicken Biryani), Dum Gosht Biryani (Boneless Mutton Biryani) and more, for the occasion.
How to Order: Available via www.behrouzbiryani.com or on Zomato, Talabat and Careem
Trattoria Toscana:Dubai’s most authentic and adored Italian eatery is offering a DIY kit for two, inclusive of two appetizers and the choice of pasta, pizza and salad with a tiramisu dessert.
Prices: The kit, available when ordering directly from the restaurant, is priced at only AED145 for two and the offer runs from the first day of Eid for a month. If cooking is off the agenda, Trattoria Toscana is also offering ready-to-eat bundles of two pizzas, one arancini, one bruschetta, one calamari fritti and two desserts, either Panna Cotta or Tiramisu. The package is suitable for families of four for just AED165 via delivery aggregators Deliveroo and Talabat only.
On the Menu: Appetizer choices include Polpette in Umido (beef and sausage meatballs) and Gamberetti all Aglio (garlic shrimps, parsley, sourdough bread); the four pasta options include Cappelletti di Magro (Ricotta & spinach filling, creamy walnut sauce), Tagliatelle alla Bolognese (Fresh tagliatelle with beef brisket ragout) and more; a choice of pizza selections such as the Pizza Bufalina (Buffalo mozzarella, tomato, basil), Pizza Diavola (Mozzarella, tomato, spicy beef salami, roasted capsicum) and more; a salad which will be sent along with a dressing; and for dessert, Trattoria Toscana’s popular Tiramisu. There is an option to add on kids’ dishes such as Pizza Margherita, Pizza Prosciutto e Funghi, Spaghetti Carbonara, or Penne Bolognese as well for a mere AED30 for each dish. Cooking instructions will be shared with each delivery
How to Order:. Please note, bookings must be made 24 hours in advance. Diners in Dubai can arrange delivery by calling 800 666 353, or emailing: email@example.com. Available between 24th and 30th May