5 Best Places to Celebrate Thanksgiving in Dubai 2023

Thanksgiving, a cherished American holiday, traditionally honors the spirit of gratitude and togetherness. Even in Dubai, the nature of the occasion is joyfully celebrated, with several fantastic venues providing the ideal environment and culinary delights to celebrate this special day. Here are the top five places to celebrate Thanksgiving in Dubai on Thursday, 23 November 2023.

What is Thanksgiving?

Thanksgiving celebrated on the fourth Thursday of November in the United States, is a time for giving thanks and sharing a festive meal with family and friends. It recalls the harvest festival celebrated by the Pilgrims in 1621 and is marked by a lavish dinner consisting of roasted turkey, stuffing, cranberry sauce, and pumpkin pie.

Places to Celebrate Thanksgiving in Dubai

  1. Claw BBQ

Claw BBQ has a lively and energetic atmosphere ideal for a casual Thanksgiving celebration. It will mark the occasion with a special Thanksgiving feast featuring a three-course menu with a choice of starters, traditional turkey and all the trimmings, and dessert. Expect a delectable selection of BBQ treats and a relaxed atmosphere.

  1. Hell's Kitchen Bluewaters

Diners can expect a theatrical experience when dining at the restaurant inspired by Gordon Ramsay's hit show, with red and blue teams competing to create the best menu for the night. The restaurant will add a third team for Thanksgiving to prepare a special three-course 'Black Menu' with dishes like candied yam salad, Turkey Wellington, and pumpkin cheesecake. Diners can vote on which restaurant serves the best menu, and those who vote for the black team will be entered to win a chef's jacket signed by Gordon Ramsay.

  1. Marea Dubai

Marea in the DIFC is where you can celebrate Thanksgiving with a specially curated menu. Diners will be served a three-course meal with unlimited refills.

Ravioli Di Zucca, duck tortellini, and a turkey flown in directly from France are among the unique Marea Thanksgiving menu dishes served with gravy, cranberry sauce, and roasted Brussels sprouts creamy mashed potatoes. Finish your meal with decadent apple crisps topped with pumpkin and pecan pie.

  1. The Rose & Crowns

The Rose & Crowns has a cozy and welcoming English pub atmosphere, making it an excellent choice for a casual Thanksgiving gathering. It's an inviting space to gather with friends and family for a relaxed Thanksgiving meal, with classic pub fare and a warm ambiance.

  1. The Blacksmith

The Blacksmith is a trendy gastropub that provides a modern setting for an unforgettable Thanksgiving celebration. It's a great choice for those looking for a modern and stylish dinner experience, with an eclectic menu and an inviting ambiance.


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