The very best iftars to try in Al Raha Beach and Khalifa City

Here are the great iftars you can try if you don't want to go to downtown Abu Dhabi

The very best iftars to try in Al Raha Beach and Khalifa City

We love it downtown but the busy streets, traffic and hustle and bustle isn't for everyone. 

Looking for a more chilled location to experience an iftar? Then why not head to Al Raha Beach and Khalifa City to see what's on offer. 

Ideal for families and those who just want to relax a little, there are plenty of great iftars to try in this part of the city.

Here's what's on offer in Al Raha Beach and Khalifa City duiring Ramadan this year. 

Fairways
The brilliant buffet of traditional delicacies includes a whole lamb ouzi, hot and cold mezze and numerous live stations. Plus, the whole experience is made even more special by live music from a qanun player.
Dhs225, Dhs85 (kids aged six to 12), free (kids under five). Sunset-9pm. The Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa, Khalifa City A (02 616 9999).

Khayal
Gather your family and friends and enjoy a buffet-style spread of cuisines from around the world, including expertly made Middle Eastern plates.
Dhs210, Dhs90 (kids aged six to 12). 6.30pm-9.30pm. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Khalifa City A (02 201 4131).

Saraya Tent
Enjoy an a la carte of delicious plates or a set menu of family favourites. It’s all served in the traditional Ramadan tent, or out in the pleasant outdoor area.
From Dhs90. Sunset-10.30pm. Al Raha Beach Hotel, Channel Street, Al Raha Beach (02 508 0431).

Sevilla
The magnificent iftar buffet at this family-friendly restaurant features hot and cold mezze, soups, salads, traditional main courses like lamb ouzi, and live stations serving shawarma and falafel.
Dhs219. Sunset-10.30pm. Al Raha Beach Hotel, Channel Street, Al Raha Beach (02 508 0431).

Sumo Sushi and Bento
Break your fast with a Japanese-inspired feast at Sumo Sushi where guests can enjoy an iftar that features a choice of three different set menus with classic sushi, noodles and rice dishes.
Dhs179 for two people. Daily sunset-10.30pm. Sumo Sushi and Bento, Masdar City (800 7866).

The Grill
You don’t have to move a muscle at this iftar feed. The four-course set menu is delivered straight to your table, and the stylish restaurant area is the perfect place to relax.
Dhs300, Dhs50 (kids aged six to 12). ). 6.30pm-9.30pm. Marriott Hotel Al Forsan, Khalifa City A (02 201 4131).

The Grill
This enormous buffet features all your favourite Middle Eastern dishes, and you can wash it all down with free-flowing Arabic juices and water. The floor-to-ceiling windows provide brilliant views of the golf course as you eat.
Dhs130, Dhs85 (kids aged four to 12). Sunset-10pm. Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Khalifa City A (56 536 2230).

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