Rosewood Abu Dhabi’s Lebanese restaurant Sambusek to offer Iftar buffet and Suhour menu
Guests can enjoy a traditional Iftar buffet and delicious Suhour menu throughout Ramadan
Abu Dhabi, June 30, 2013 – Sambusek, Rosewood Abu Dhabi’s stylish Lebanese restaurant which combines the glamour of Beirut with traditional Lebanese cuisine, will offer a traditional Iftar buffet as well as a Suhour menu throughout the holy month of Ramadan.
To honour this special time of the year, Sambusek’s Head Chef Emad Zalloum has created a traditional Iftar buffet offering an extensive range of Lebanese delicacies. Designed to be enjoyed with family and friends, the buffet will offer a selection of hot and cold mezzeh, traditional refreshments, the best meats and freshest fish, and a variety of desserts. For Suhour, the menu offers a choice of mezzeh, grilled meat and seafood as well as dessert and shisha. The Iftar buffet starts at AED 195* per person, while the Suhour menu starts at AED 125*.
“Whether guests would like to break their fast or experience the spirit of Ramadan with family and friends, Sambusek will offer a traditional Iftar and Suhour experience with a wide choice of carefully selected dishes. Our Iftar buffet will offer a large variety of Lebanese dishes prepared from the freshest ingredients, from dates and traditional refreshments to fishes and meats grilled to perfection, while the Suhour meal will prepare guests for the next day’s fast in a relaxing ambience,” says Emad Zalloum, Sambusek’s Head Chef, who relocated to Dubai from Lebanon in 2004. Chef Emad has extensive experience in the realm of Lebanese cuisine, having previously worked at a number of well-regarded properties including the Burj Al Arab and the Grand Hyatt.
Sambusek’s sleek and elegant interior combines a variety of materials, with warm wooden floors to floor-to-ceiling windows offering spectacular waterfront views. For those looking for a family-style Iftar experience, Sambusek’s private dining room offers an intimate setting right next to the bustling main restaurant area. The dining room can accommodate up to 16 guests and requires an advance booking. Following Iftar, guests can enjoy shisha at the restaurant’s outdoor terrace Smoke, set against the backdrop of the Abu Dhabi skyline.
During the holy month, all Rosewood Abu Dhabi restaurants will be closed for lunch aside from Aqua. Sambusek and Majlis, the lobby lounge will start welcoming guests at 6:30pm.
Rosewood Abu Dhabi is a 189-room hotel is located at the core of the new Central Business District (CBD), between the prestigious Sowwah Square development and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Rosewood Abu Dhabi features nine signature restaurants and lounges; eight fully equipped conference and event spaces including a ballroom which will accommodate up to 1,000 guests; pool and gym facilities and Sense, A Rosewood Spa®.
For restaurant bookings, please contact Rosewood Abu Dhabi on AbuDhabi.Dining@rosewoodhotels.com or call +971 (0) 2 813 5552.
*Terms and conditions apply. All rates are subject to 10% service charge and 6% tourism fee. This promotion is not applicable in conjunction with any other running offers.
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About Rosewood Abu Dhabi
An ultra-luxury five-star hotel on the waterfront at Sowwah Square, Rosewood Abu Dhabi features 189 rooms and suites, 58 serviced residences, 73 residences for long term lease and four penthouses. The 34-storey landmark hotel is strategically located on Al Maryah Island (formerly Sowwah Island), in the heart of Abu Dhabi's new Central Business District (CBD) and features direct climate-controlled links to neighbouring Sowwah Square offices, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and The Galleria at Al Maryah Island.
Rosewood Abu Dhabi embraces Rosewood’s A Sense of Place® philosophy, reflecting the history, architecture, scale and sensibilities of Abu Dhabi. The hotel will offer premium accommodations, nine distinctive restaurants and lounges, the luxury Sense, A Rosewood Spa® and fully equipped business facilities and services.
With 18 properties in eight countries, the Rosewood collection comprises of some of the most legendary hotels and resorts in the world. Rosewood Abu Dhabi is the fourth Middle East property managed by Rosewood, including Al Faisaliah Hotel and Hotel Al Khozama in Riyadh and Rosewood Corniche in Jeddah.
About Al Maryah Island
Al Maryah Island (formerly Sowwah Island) has been designated as Abu Dhabi’s new Central Business District (CBD), which forms a key component of the UPC’s Capital 2030 Plan. Located at the midpoint between Abu Dhabi's existing downtown and new residential districts, Sowwah Square marks the completion of Phase 1 of Al Maryah Island’s development and an important milestone in the government’s strategic urban development plan.
Sowwah Square has been developed by Mubadala Real Estate & Infrastructure (MREI) and modelled on the world’s leading mixed-use, 24-hour CBDs. It comprises The Galleria retail and dining destination alongside four international Grade A office towers, already home to a mix of blue-chip global and regional companies including Deloitte, GE, Gulf Capital, Booz & Co, JP Morgan, Macquarie Bank, Herbert Smith Freehills and the Regulation and Supervision Bureau. Sowwah Square will also incorporate the iconic exchange building, the ultra-luxury Rosewood Abu Dhabi and another five-star hotel.
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