Dubai Design District (d3) has announced that they will be having their first ever Restaurant Week this year and we are excited because it’s happening right where our offices are! Here’s a look at everything that’s happening for Restaurant Week in d3 2019.
What is the Restaurant Week in d3 all about?
The d3 Restaurant Week is like a mini food festival. During this time the trendy restaurants and acclaimed chefs open up their doors to food lovers by serving their signature dishes at discounted prices. For Restaurant Week in d3, all the amazing restaurants in the area will be offering special edition menus and even some secret dishes which visitors can try out
When is the Restaurant Week in Dubai Design District 2019 happening?
The Restaurant Week in d3 will take place from Sunday, 30 June 2019 to Saturday, 6 July 2019. It will be a week-long affair with lots of great food and will definitely be one of the best things to do in Dubai Design District in July.
What are the restaurant deals for d3 Restaurant Week 2019?
Most of the restaurants in d3 will be serving set menus and signature dishes starting from AED 99.
Which restaurants in d3 are participating for Restaurant Week in d3?
There are 8 restaurants in d3 participating in this event. Here is the list of places where you can avail of the d3 Restaurant Week 2019 offers.
One of the only Indian restaurants in d3, Mohalla offers a variety of quintessential Indian dishes. Their flavourful menu includes all the Indian classics such as butter chicken, biryani, chaat and much more! For Restaurant Week in d3 they will be serving a 3-course set menu for just AED 99. Each course will feature menu items crafted with cultural influences from across India.
- Cuisine Type: Indian
- Location: Building 5
- Contact: +971-4-427-2855
- Timings: 11:00 am – 11:00 pm (Sun-Thu) and 10:00 am – 11:00 pm (Fri-Sat)
Serving Italian delicacies, Larte is one of the other amazing restaurants participating for Restaurant Week in Dubai Design District. Larte is offering diners a 2-course set menu priced at AED 150. With this d3 restaurant week deal, you get to enjoy their signature Calamari Fritti as starters and the Striploin Beef Tagiiata for the main. It also includes a choice of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
- Cuisine Type: Italian
- Location: Building 10
- Contact: +971-4-240-0441
- Timings: 08:00 am – 08:00 pm daily
3. The Lighthouse d3
If you are looking for delicious food and great vibes, The Lighthouse is a great option. You can choose from a range of international dishes that include sandwiches, salads, soups and more. They also have an exclusive breakfast menu served from 10:00 am – 04:00 pm. For those looking to visit during the evenings, The Lighthouse is one of the best restaurants in Dubai Design District that serves alcohol as well. You can take your pick of indoor and outdoor seating. While outdoor seating is great for the winters, their bright interiors offer the perfect setting to enjoy your meal during the warm summer months.
- Cuisine Type: Mediterranean
- Location: Building 6
- Contact: +971-4-422-6024
- Timings: 09:00 am – 11:00 pm
4. Akiba Dori
Serving a mix of Japanese delights like sushi and Italian favourites like pizza, the fusion restaurant Akiba Dori will be one of the best restaurants in d3 participating for the Restaurant Week. Complete with funky-neon interiors that make you feel like you’re in the heart of Tokyo city and a bar serving a range of delicious house beverages, this is one of the best places to eat in Dubai Design District.
- Cuisine Type: Japanese/Italian
- Location: Building 8
- Contact: +971-4-770-7949 / +971-4-770-7952
- Timings: 12:00 pm – 12:00 am (Sat-Wed) and 12:00 pm – 01:00 am (Thu-Fri)
5. OneLife Kitchen and Cafe
One Life is the place to head to if you are looking for fresh and healthy ‘all-organic’ food. They are one of the top restaurants in d3 that serve all day breakfast options as well as wholesome dishes along with a few Turkish delicacies. It’s s huge hit with the hipster crowd in the design district and is the perfect place for a soul-satisfying, yet affordable meal.
- Cuisine Type: Healthy
- Location: Building 5
- Contact: +971-4-513-4727
- Timings: 08:00 am – 09:00 pm daily
With interiors that feature dark walls bedecked with modern art depictions of Disney princesses, Molecule offers an edgy dining experience in Dubai Design District. They serve continental favourites including sandwiches, salads, sashimi, pasta and an eclectic menu of delicious mains with salmon and chicken.
- Cuisine Type: Mediterranean
- Location: Building 4
- Contact: +971-52-949-2202
- Timings: 10:30 am – 12:00 am
7. Chez Charles
Chez Charles is one of the fine-dining restaurants in d3 that serves contemporary French food. Dishes that are raved about here include the Steak, Truffle Pizza, Lamb Shank and Salmon. While this is one of the more expensive restaurants in the area, for the d3 Restaurant Week, you can sample their signature dishes at a discounted rate.
- Cuisine Type: French
- Location: Building 11
- Contact: +971-4-512-2444
- Timings: 09:00 am – 10:30 pm
Frame is the final feature on this list of restaurants participating for Restaurant Week in Dubai Design District. This is one of the casual cafes that serve breakfast dishes and desserts, alongside hot and cold beverages including tea and coffee. This place also has a retail element to it, which sells quirky Japanese cultural knick-knacks and high-street fashion items.
- Cuisine Type: Quick bites and deserts
- Location: Building 7 next to Yui
- Contact: +971-4-243-4217
- Timings: 08:00 am – 10:00 pm
Dubai Design District Location: How to get there?
If you are going to attend this Dubai Design District event, here is how you can get there.
Where is d3 Dubai located?
What’s the easiest way to get to d3?
The easiest way to get to d3 is by car or taxi.
Is there parking at d3?
Yes, there is free parking available at d3. There is also valet parking services in d3 which are located between buildings 11 and 7.
How can I get to d3 by public transportation?
The Dubai Design District is easily accessible by public transportation too. Just take the Dubai Metro to the Burj Khalifa/Dubai Mall station and get off on the Landside exit. From there, take the bus route D03 or D03A towards Dubai Design District, which is available every 30 minutes approximately.
Dubai Design District is one of the most vibrant commercial districts in Dubai, with many leading businesses having an office here. Our very own offices are also located in D3 as well. Take a look at how the Bayut office in D3 looks like!
That concludes this guide to the Dubai Design District Restaurant Week 2019.
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