The Best Iftar and Suhoor in Downtown Dubai

Downtown Dubai seems like the heart of Dubai, thanks in large to it being the location of one of the most famous buildings in the world and the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa as well as the iconic Dubai Opera and the fantastic Dubai Mall but apart from those, there are a number of amazing iftar and Suhoor options happening right in Downtown Dubai. has put together the top choices for iftar and Suhoor in Downtown Dubai.

Sean Connolly at Dubai Opera

What it is:  The Dubai Opera, right in the looming shadow of the Burj Khalifa, sits proudly across from the Dubai Fountain display every night and will be hosting Sean Connolly’s Ramadan Suhoor menu all week in the evenings throughout Ramadan.

Where to go:  The Dubai Opera in Downtown Dubai.

When to go:  Sunday to Saturday from 10:00 PM until 2:00 AM.

How much it costs:  It’s an á la carte menu, so prices will vary.


What it is:  Asado, the Argentinian jewel of Dubai, will be hosting an amazing iftar buffet throughout the duration of Ramadan in front of the Dubai Fountains.  Enjoy one of the most impressive water displays in the world with delicious food and a warm atmosphere only at Asado.

Where to go:  Asado is at the Palace Downtown.

When to go:  It’ll be ongoing throughout Ramadan from sunset until 9:00 PM.

How much it costs:  It costs 255 AED (£52).

Royale Ballroom at Palace Downtown

What it is:  Palace Downtown will also be hosting a combination of traditional iftar buffet alongside a luxurious modern reimagining of the Arabic tradition.  A beautiful ballroom will be hosting both iftar and Suhoor each day of Ramadan.

Where to go:  Head into the Royale Ballroom at Palace Downtown.

When to go:  Throughout Ramadan from sunset to 9:00 PM for iftar and 10:00 PM until 2:00 AM for Suhoor.

How much it costs:  Prices start from 225 AED (£46).

3in1 Restaurant

What it is:  3in1 will be celebrating Ramadan with a huge iftar buffet with an emphasis on sharing.  Choose from a number of dishes which can be shared with friends and family to really bring home the true sense of Ramadan.

Where to go:  3in1 Restaurant is at Vida Downtown.

When to go:  Any day throughout Ramadan from sunset to 10:00 PM for iftar and 10:00 PM until 2:00 AM for Suhoor.

How much it costs:  Iftar will cost 160 AED (£32.50) and Suhoor will be á la carte.