From the ultimate places to celebrate special occasions to exciting new offers to discover, here are the things to do in the United Arab Emirates in July
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Pret A Manger, the famous British chain known for its freshly prepared food and organic coffee, is set to expand its presence in Dubai by opening its first two stores at Index Mall and Bay Avenue Mall. Founded in 1986 in the bustling city of London, Pret enjoys a remarkable presence of more than 500 points of sale in 10 countries. Don’t miss the chic cheddar and pickle baguette and the delicious all-butter croissant.
DIFC and DXB airport terminals 1 and 3. Visit Instagram.
Risen Café & Artisan Bakery
Want to surprise your loved ones? Introducing Risen Café & Artisanal Bakery’s new collection of delicious Whole Cakes, with an irresistible selection of flavors including Lotus Cheesecake, Pistachio Cake, Berry Cheesecake, Chocolate Fudge Cake and carrot cake.
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Discover the essence of Italy during your lunch break in the famous Michelin star restaurant. Delight in a carefully crafted business lunch menu that blends traditional flavors with creative twists. Treat yourself to a multi-course feast, starting with mouth-watering antipasti, followed by main courses and delicious desserts.
Sunday to Friday from 12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. AED 125 per person for two courses. AED 145 per person for three courses. Call +9714 245 5800.
Allo Beirut has expanded its presence in the United Arab Emirates by opening its seventh branch in Dubai Motor City. With its doors now officially open in Motor City, Allo Beirut offers a spacious dining room that can accommodate up to 128 customers at a time, ensuring an enjoyable experience for all. The restaurant’s award-winning menu features freshly baked manakish and kaak, savory grilled meats cooked to order, international dishes with a Lebanese twist, and a delicious breakfast selection. To complete the culinary journey, Allo Beirut offers a diverse range of refreshing concoctions and freshly made juices.
Call 800 8623 4788.
Jumeirah Living Marina Gate
Escape the summer heat and treat yourself to a blissful day at Jumeirah Living Marina Gate, where you can indulge in the luxurious infinity pool. Located on the 7th floor with stunning views of Dubai Marina, this pool offers a serene escape for residents and tourists alike. When it’s time to satisfy your appetite, the Amara Lounge awaits with a delectable array of international delights. From mouth-watering breakfast options and refreshing salads to mouth-watering sandwiches, burgers and pizzas, savor a range of culinary delights.
Available Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Until the end of August. AED 150 per adult with AED 100 F&B refundable. AED 75 per child between 4 and 12 years old with AED 50 F&B. Call +9714 571 8845.
Dubai’s famous Scandinavian-inspired bakery, Bageri Form, has launched its highly anticipated summer menu, combining Scandinavian influences and culinary art. The menu features a variety of favorites such as black sesame matcha and babka, fresh figs and salted honey custard, strawberry, lemon and mascarpone mousseline, asparagus, mustard and olive oil. Danish truffle, roasted eggplant, Danish goat cheese and pomegranate, and much more. .
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