Embark On A Culinary Adventure At City Walk This Dubai Food Festival

Embark On A Culinary Adventure At City Walk This Dubai Food Festival

Head down to City Walk, the design-inspired lifestyle destination by Merex Investment, for an exciting new season of the Dubai Food Festival. Running until 12 May, City Walk invites food lovers of all ages to indulge in an array of gourmet experiences – from masterclasses to chef exclusives, mouth-watering dishes offered at unbeatable prices. Here’s what’s in store:

Chef Masterclass

  • Miyabi Sushi – “Roll, Craft, Munch!”, A Kids Sushi Class: a delightful sushi-making class designed for kids aged 5 to 12 will take place, offering participants the chance to craft their very own sushi creations. This fun, hands-on experience at Miyabi Sushi includes making a Mac N’ Cheese Onigiri, Avocado Maki, and California Roll. Each child will also receive a beverage and a certificate of completion, perfect for young culinary enthusiasts looking to explore the art of sushi making. The class will run from 12:30 to 1:30 PM on May 5, and is priced at AED 90. For reservations, contact 800 649224.
  • Southpour – Coffee Masterclass: Join Southpour’s Head Roaster and Caterer’s Barista of the Year, Maverick Santos, on May 6 for an intimate coffee masterclass. For AED 150, learn about various coffee beans, their origins, and tasting notes. Participants will grind their own beans, create different coffee drinks, and even try their hand at latte art. This session will be from 7pm to 8.30pm and is ideal for those looking to deepen their coffee knowledge and skills. For reservations, contact 04 421 9898.
  • The Noodle House – Dim Sum Masterclass: Designed for families and dumpling lovers, this masterclass takes place on April 27 & 28, May 4 & 5, and May 11 & 12 from 3pm to 6pm. For AED 130 for adults and AED 80 for children, attendees will learn how to make their own dim sum. The class includes unlimited iced tea, noodles, and attendees will take home an apron, a bandana, and a bag filled with their homemade dumplings. Bookings can be made by calling 055 2244392.
  • Caffeine Coffee Roaster – Brew it at Home Workshop: On May 4, join a brewing masterclass for AED 120 per person. This interactive workshop held from 3pm to 5pm will cover different coffee beans, taste profiles, and manual brewing techniques. Perfect for those wanting to explore the world of specialty coffee and learn how to brew like a pro at home. For reservations, call 04 5876116.

Chef’s Special Menu

City Walk’s finest restaurants will showcase their culinary prowess with Chef recommended special dishes during Dubai Food Festival. Highlights include:

  1. Aqaya’s “The City”: A dreamy Mascarpone cardamom mousse paired with date and saffron cream, drizzled with qahwa caramel and nestled between qahwa-soaked lady fingers for AED 49.
  2. Boga Superfoods’ Pesto Chicken Mozzarella Sandwich: A harmony of home-made pesto sauce, basil mayo, and freshly picked basil leaves, complemented by mixed greens and cherry tomatoes for AED 33.
  3. Allo Beirut’s Vine Leaves with Lamb Cutlets: Savor stuffed vine leaves and marrows paired with lamb cutlets for AED 62.
  4. Mythos Urban Greek Eatery’ Kleftiko: Indulge in slow-cooked suckling goat accompanied by potato, wild oregano, and ladotyri for AED 295.
  5. Nola Bijou Bistro & Bar’s Wild Mushroom Orzo: Delight in a selection of seasonal mushrooms and parmesan for AED 78.
  6. Daikan Izakaya’s Daikan OG: Dive into a spicy miso broth with Sapporo style noodle for AED 88.
  7. Miyabi Sushi’s Tuna Tartare: Enjoy a keto-friendly delight of cubed Yellowfin tuna, tamari sauce, mashed avocado, and an array of Japanese garnishes for AED 68.
  8. Filli Select’s Zafrani Chicken Malai Kebab: Experience tender chicken morsels marinated in saffron-scented creamy yogurt and cooked in a traditional clay oven for AED 48.
  9. Primi Cucina Italiana’s Osso buco: Taste the rich flavours of veal shank with saffron risotto, root vegetables, and a potato-truffle mousse for AED 149.
  10. Hangry Joe’s Chicken Sando: Savor crispy, juicy chicken in freshly baked brioche buns with top-quality ingredients and special sauces imported from Korea for AED 45.
  11. Brass Monkey’s Long Island Burger: Bite into a double smashed burger with melted Swiss cheese, homemade bacon jam, veg aioli, and hand-cut fries for AED 79.
  12. Moishi’s Sandwich Combo: Choose from any mochi ice cream sandwich flavours such as Blueberry Yogurt, Peanut Combo, Vanilla Strawberry, Chocolate Cotton Candy, or Chocolate Vanilla for AED 40.
  13. Vinci Dolci’s Vinci Tiramisu: Mascarpone cream, espresso-soaked savoiardi biscuit, and a dusting of cocoa powder for AED 65.
  14. Nightjar’s Crème Brûlée Pancakes: Vanilla custard with ricotta pancakes topped with fresh raspberries for AED 55.
  15. Gourmet Dine’s Gourminator: A beef patty with melted cheese, macon, jalapenos, chilli, and lettuce, all sandwiched between a gourmet black bun and chef’s secret sauce, including one side for AED 53.
  16. Butcha Steakhouse &Grill’s Hot Mezza Sampler: Featuring Butcher’s in-house sucuk recipe, merguez sausages, kofta, chicken shish, beef & lamb shashlik with spicy sauce, good for 2 pax for AED 145.
  17. Eggspectation’sGoat Cheese Salad: A refreshing mix of greens, tomatoes sauce, and fresh sautéed spinach, all tossed with house vinaigrette made with extra virgin olive oil and lemon juice, topped with walnuts and warm goat cheese for AED 71.
  18. Caffeine Coffee Roaster’s Pink Floyd Cake: A double layer of sponge cake with lemony cream and chocolate chips in between, topped with homemade raspberry puree for AED 35.

Exclusive AED 10 Meals – Taste Without the Splurge (from 26 April – 12 May)

  1. Allo Beirut’s Falafel Platter: Served with a side of pickled turnip and a chili, tomato, parsley & tarator.
  2. Filli Select’s Lotus and Salted Caramel Popsicle: A delicious popsicle with salted caramel and lotus.
  3. Hangry Joe’s Dry Rub Wings: flavour-packed dry rub wings (3pcs).
  4. Caffe Divino’s Muffin & Coffee Combo: A perfect morning or afternoon pick-me-up.
  5. Gourmet Dine’s Cookie Dough: A warm cookie baked to perfection- served with vanilla ice cream. Choice of milk chocolate, white chocolate or best of both.
  6. The Noodle House’s Prawn Siew Mai: Enjoy a serving of Prawn Siew Mai (4 pcs).
  7. Caffeine Coffee Roaster’s Lentil Soup: A comforting blend of fresh vegetables and lentils, served with crunchy breadcrumbs and lemon on the side.

Check all updates relating to Dubai Food Festival on www.citywalk.ae/en/whats-on/dff2024 and follow @CityWalkDubai on social media for the latest updates.