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Cuisine of Dubai for gourmets. Places for dinner - best restaurants

View from hotel room at night The national cuisine of Dubai can be described as a combination of Syrian and Lebanese cuisines. One of the main features of the local dishes is the food that belongs to the so-called "mezze" category. This food is traditionally taken at the start of a meal. Traditional mezze is a variety of snacks that are usually served on a huge platter. Snacks can be both cold and hot - small pieces of meat and vegetables roasted on an open fire, original salads, savory sauces, different kinds of cheese and traditional dolma - all these famous snacks are different varieties of "mezze".
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Often travelers find it very difficult to save their hunger throughout a feast because the choice of attractive snacks is so big that even a true connoisseur can get lost. Meat delicacies are the most widely spread and popular main dishes. Each restaurant will surely offer its guests to try several kinds of game, which is usually baked on a spit. This method of cooking is the key distinguishing feature of the national cuisine.
Fans of meat food should definitely try Makbus - roast lamb meat with rice, which is flavored with various herbs and spices as it cooks. Haris is a more refined dish. This is gentle lamb stewed with sprouted wheat. Biryani is another original dish. As a rule, in every restaurant it is cooked in accordance with their own unique original recipe. The dish is cooked from rice with small pieces of meat, different sorts of fish and seafood. Because of various combinations of products and spices used while cooking biryani the ready dish can taste completely different. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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The choice of fish dishes is also quite impressive. In local restaurants tourists will find a variety of delicacies and exotic food. In addition to dishes guests will be often brought hot cakes, which are a local substitute for bread. Quite often the cake is baked in outdoor cafes right in front of visitors. Chefs can cook them with a variety of fillings. Cakes are served in home restaurants are especially popular.
Souk Madinat and Burj Al Arab at night Vegetarians will enjoy a rich selection of vegetable dishes that are prepared by chefs in a number of ways. Vegetables are used to cook interesting salads and stews, they are roasted on grill and added to rice. Fruit remain the most common type of desserts are fruit. It is simply impossible to find such a choice of exotic fruits in any other restaurant of the world. When it comes to drinks, Arabic coffee has remained the most popular drink for many years. Making coffee is considered a true ritual. The locals have a very reserved approach to alcohol, even though every restaurant features dozens of sorts of wine and other spirits.
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Where to go for dinner in Dubai: recommended cafe and restaurants

Al Diwan
Where: Metropolitan Palace Hotel, Al Maktoum Street, Deira, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 227 0000;
Scarlett’s
Where: Jumeirah Emirates Towers, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 319 8088;
The Glasshouse And Verre
Where: Hilton Dubai Creek, Beniyas Road, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 227 1111 / +971 (0)4 212 7551;
Malecon
Where: Dubai Marine Beach Resort, Jumeira, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 346 1111;
Al Koufa
Where: Al Nasr Leisure Land, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 335 1511;
Al Dawaar
Where: Hyatt Regency Hotel, Deira, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 209 1234;
Lan Kwai Fung
Where: Nr Lamcy Plaza, Oud Metha, Dubai; Telephone: +971 (0)4 335 3680;

City tours, excursions and tickets in Dubai and surroundings

Unique sights around Dubai

Starbucks Coffee Shop

From the series “The most unusual restaurants of fast food chains”
The first cafes of the chain were opened in the 1970s. For a few years the Starbacks brand coffee has become incredibly popular. Cafes have been opened in the largest European cities. The first cafeteria in the Middle East was opened in 1991. In Kuwait, nowadays, the network of cafes has more than 16000 establishments in 48 countries. In Dubai, a luxury cafeteria is a favourite vacation spot for both locals and tourists. It is not necessary to choose one of the fashionable restaurants to enjoy refined coffee in a no less refined atmosphere, just look into Starbucks. … Read further

Infinity Tower

From the series “Twisted spiral buildings and towers that are real”
It is important to note that the skyscraper differs not only in spectacular appearance, but also in its original interior decoration. In some of its rooms there are inclined and curved walls. The cost of one-bedroom apartments located in the Infiniti Tower is about 2 million dirhams, and for an apartment with two bedrooms one must pay about 3.5 million dirhams. At present, the skyscraper is one of the highest residential buildings on the planet. … Read further

Flower House in Dubai Miracle Garden Park

From the series “Unique living houses”
The bulk of the flowers that adorn the facade are petunias. They are known for impressive appearance. In addition, these popular flowers need less care than exotic plants. In total, more than 45 million flowers are planted in the vast park every year. The best landscape designers of the world are working on the design of the green zone. Travellers who come to see a beautiful green house in the Miracle Garden have to note that it is open for visits during the period from October to May. … Read further
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Cuisine and restaurants in the neighbours of Dubai

Travel notes on best cuisine and restaurants of Dubai (United Arab Emirates) on OrangeSmile.com. Famous recipes and traditional dishes and courses in Dubai restaurants. Where to eat - our recommendations on popular places in Dubai, where you can taste delicious meal and also spend a good time with your friends.
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