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Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi to introduce Iftar Specialties during the Holy Month of Ramadan

Urban Kitchen to Provide a Lavish Iftar Buffet and
Orchid Lounge to Offer Delicious Arabic Sweets and Shisha at the Terrace

Abu Dhabi, May 20, 2014: Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi is preparing to celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan with a traditional atmosphere and lavish Iftar at Urban Kitchen, including shisha and sweets served at Orchid Lounge.

“This is the second year we celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan, and it is our pleasure to welcome our guests during this special occasion” said General Manager, Kamal Chaoui.

Urban Kitchen

Hotel guests and local residents alike are being invited to embrace the true spirit of Ramadan by indulging in a lavish Iftar buffet at the Urban Kitchen restaurant. A tempting range of Arabic delicacies, live cooking stations and sweets specially prepared for Ramadan will be offered to guests.

“Highlights include the famous Lamb Ouzi, a Falafel station, a Shawerma station, freshly baked Arabic bread, Shoukaf (lamb fillet cubes with onion), Kabab Orfaly (beef and vegetable skewers), Lebanese Loubia Bil Lahmeh (green beans in tomato sauce) and Moroccan Tagine Chicken with Apricots,” says Executive Chef, Andrea Gerometta. “In addition to the favoured Ramadan dishes prepared, I am proud to say we will also be serving Thai specialty dishes to complement the variety of our offerings.” continued Chef Gerometta.

The Iftar buffet is priced at:

AED 180 ++ including Arabic beverages, soft drinks and water

AED 75 ++ for children between 6 and 12

Complimentary for children of five years of age and below.  

Group rates are also available from AED 135 ++ for groups between 10 – 40 persons.


Orchid Lounge

Guests are invited to visit Orchid Lounge to enjoy a sumptuous variety of delicious Arabic sweets including Aish Al Saraya, Katayef and Kunafah. Meanwhile, the relaxing Shisha is offered at the al fresco terrace with air-coolers to keep guests feeling refreshed.

Tailor-Made Packages

For groups larger than 40 persons, tailor-made packages are available for memorable iftar evenings under the majestic SkyDome, an ideal location to celebrate Ramadan together with colleagues.

The Iftar packages are priced at:

AED 150 ++ includes five cold mezzas’, three hot mezzas’, five main courses and six desserts

AED 180 ++ includes seven cold mezzas’, four hot mezzas’, seven main courses and eight desserts

AED 220 ++ includes ten cold mezzas’, five hot mezzas’, eight main courses and ten desserts


For Sohour, in-house guests are invited to choose from the comprehensive à la carte menu including Arabic dishes, light snacks, aromatic teas and coffees. The Sohour menu will be available from sunset till 2am.

For reservations, please email or phone +971 2 698 8888. Visit for more information about Dusit Thani Abu Dhabi.