April Listings 2016 | The Palace Downtown Dubai
April Listings 2016 | The Palace Downtown Dubai
Thiptara HypnoThai Brunch
A perfect event to add to your weekend calendar, this alluring brunch experience aims to mesmerise your sights, sounds and tastes by offering a glimpse into the world of Thai cuisine. Delight in a vast selection of starters and desserts, and tantalise your senses with an assortment of delightful favourites. From wok fried Canadian lobster to stir fried wagyu beef, perfect your afternoon with signature homemade iced teas and botanical sodas, only adding to this culinary adventure. Enjoy dining al fresco on Thiptara’s terrace overlooking Burj Khalifa or inside for an equally sublime experience, all the while listening to the sounds of the resident DJ throughout the afternoon.
When: Every Friday from 1pm to 4pm (until end of April 2016)
Price: AED 260 inclusive of soft beverages; AED 320 inclusive of house beverages; AED 390 inclusive of house beverages and bubbly
An Oriental Symphony of Tantalising Tastes and Waterside Wonders
At Thiptara, The Dubai Fountain performs for your viewing pleasure before the reflective splendour of Burj Khalifa, a sight rivalled only by the savoury flavours of three traditional Thai curries from a selection of eight, prepared by our outstanding chefs. Choose from traditional green chicken curry to the tantalising tastes of the popular duck red curry. As a gentle breeze wafts your way over Burj Lake, make it a night of enticing tastes and shimmering sights, as you dine alfresco with friends, colleagues or family.
When: Daily from 6pm to 11.30pm
Price: AED 138 per person for a selection of 3 mini curries and plain jasmine rice
Head to FAI for A Breath of Fresh, Flavoured Air in a Setting Beyond Compare
Different flavours are diffused through hot stones placed on the porcelain burner of a hookah-like device as users simply add a few drops of culinary essential oil or cooking juice; this is aroma-vapology, a new culinary trend based on the idea that a single inhalation can awaken all of the senses. The aromas are inhaled through a tube for an entirely new gourmet experience. Enjoy a myriad of flavours and essences, absolutely calorie-free, in a scintillating setting beside Burj Lake, in the trendy yet intimate atmosphere of one of Dubai’s best loved lounges. It’s an innovative, engaging and aromatically amazing way to end the day.
When: Daily from 6pm to 1am
Price: AED 160 per pipe, flavours include mint, cardamom and jasmine
A Steak Dinner Worth Weighting For
At Asado, our idyllic Argentinean farmhouse-styled restaurant, the air is always laden with the aroma of perfectly prepared meats, and all through April, you could enjoy a succulent steak with our compliments. Ask our masterful chef to cut a slice of premium Argentinean beef to your preference, guess its weight, and if you’re within 10 grams more or less than its actual weight, your steak is on us! Choose from Argentinean Rib Eye, Sirloin, Tenderloin and Australian Wagyu Sirlion, to name just a few!
When: Daily from 6.30pm to 11.30pm
Price: Starting from AED 86 per 100 grams of beef, based on type and cut
Grape & Cheese Nights at Asado
Delight in a classic combination and step into Asado as we host nights dedicated to sampling fine grape and cheese, guiding you in an exploration of notes and flavours. Soak up the rustic farmhouse ambience, and sip on our fine Argentine beverages. Pair your grape with a handpicked selection of premium cheeses based on our chef and sommelier recommendations, for an experience that is sweet and sharp in equal measure.
When: Daily from 6.30pm to 11.30pm
Price: AED 99 per person, including taste testing 3 varieties of grape beverages, perfectly paired with a choice of 3 cheeses from our extensive cheese trolley.
Become a Connoisseur of Afternoon Tea at Al Bayt
Artfully blending local customs with flavours from across the globe, expect to be transported back in time to the unhurried pace of living, where every moment was meant to be savoured. Connoisseurs of this ritual will enjoy a selection of refined favourites including delectable scones with clotted cream and jams, cupcakes, and cheesecake; not forgetting the savouries of seafood voulevant, smoked salmon on rye, finger sandwiches and more, served of course with your choice of tea or coffee and complemented with the sounds of a live violinist and resident harpist.
When: Afternoon Tea buffet with live entertainment every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. Traditional Tea Stands available other days of the week.
Time: Daily from 2pm to 6pm
Price: AED 160 per person, including afternoon tea buffet/traditional tea stands and unlimited infusions
Seafood Nights at Ewaan
Connoisseurs of the ocean’s finest delicacies will find Seafood Night at Ewaan a true delight. From Omani lobster and tiger prawns to Fine de Claire oysters and superbly grilled fare, the selection is both generous and unrivalled in flavour and variety. Live cooking stations showcase the finesse of our chefs, while our Oud player’s melodies make it an entertaining experience for the entire family.
When: Every Friday from 7pm to 12am
Price: AED 250 per person, food only
Ewaan Layali Arabia
Embark on an experience that is rooted deep in Arabian literature, and serves as the namesake for the best theme night at Ewaan in The Palace Downtown Dubai. Savour an array of treats that resonate in the community – from hearty appetisers to sumptuous main courses, all of which are elevated in an authentic ambience as described by the original narrative. Visitors can indulge in the Arabian experience, complete with a Henna artist; live performances by belly dancer and Tanurah dancer. Choose to dine indoors or outdoors on our spectacular terrace, which offers unparalleled views of Burj Khalifa.
When: Every Wednesday from 7pm to 11:30pm
Price: AED 250 per person
The Indulgent Brunch at Ewaan
Artfully presented, our elegant dining venue captures the spirit of relaxation amidst breathtaking views and delightful live entertainment. This uniquely designed venue gracefully blends Arabian opulence with contemporary sleekness for a truly memorable brunch experience. Some delicious highlights of the brunch include fresh Foie Gras terrine, Lobster Ceviche, local Caviar and a collection of French cheeses. Relax and unwind with our impressive buffet spread, bubbly and impeccable service.
When: Every Friday from 1pm to 4pm
Price: AED 325 inclusive of soft beverages. AED 450 inclusive of house beverages. AED 695 inclusive of house beverages and premium bubbly
One Good Treatment Deserves Another at The Spa
Some people deserve privileged treatment, and you now have the opportunity to treat a close friend, spouse or someone special to a 50-minute therapy of their choice at The Spa, while you enjoy one with our compliments. Mondays are dedicated to the gents and Tuesdays to the ladies, with an entire day’s access to our oriental bathhouse, steam room and Jacuzzi, making it a memorable way to spend your day.
Timing: Every Monday for gentlemen and Tuesdays for ladies from 9am to 10pm.
Price: 50-minute treatments starting from AED 525, 2 for 1 offer must be used on the same day, on the respective days each guest can bring the opposite partner and still avail the offer.
A Taste of All-Day Leisure and Poolside Pleasure
Lush green hues of the Palace Gardens contrast beautifully with blue skies and the tranquil waters of Burj Lake, as you enjoy lingering moments of leisure in our outdoor pool. Extend the indulgence over the course of the day at the hammam in The Spa, and experience mellow moments in the steam room and Jacuzzi, the perfect prelude to a sumptuous lunch buffet at Ewaan or Afternoon Tea at Al Bayt, our lobby lounge.
Price: AED 300 per person each for pool access and either Ewaan lunch buffet or Afternoon Tea at Al Bayt.
Timing: Open daily from 9am to 10pm. Offer valid daily, except Fridays and public holidays.
Tea of Spring
Treat yourself to our signature Tea of Spring package, which blends the elegance of afternoon tea with a calming ritual. The experience begins with a 2-hour pampering session infused with the therapeutic properties of tea, including a 50-minute massage, 30-minute body scrub and 30-minute facial. The pampering will continue with Afternoon Tea at Al Bayt where our very own tea sommelier will recommend teas to complement the chef’s selection of scones, pralines and sandwiches.
Time: Open from 9am until 10pm
Price: AED 1,000 per person
* Offer is not valid on public holidays. Afternoon Tea is available from 2pm to 6pm, daily. Prior booking is required.