Dubai Food Festival is set to return for another year on Wednesday February 26, 2020. The city-wide event will take place until Saturday March 14.
Citywide , Dubai
26 February 2020, 12:00 AM
14 March 2020, 12:00 AM
Celebrate all things gastronomy at the 7th edition of the Dubai Food Festival from 26 February - 14 March. The city-wide event will include many of your favourite restaurants, street food vendors and chefs come together for a celebration of all things culinary.
The much-loved Beach Canteen will be making a welcome return from February 26 to March 14, offering fun, free foodie experiences to residents for the seventh year in a row. Beach Canteen offers a place to hangout with friends and family thanks to its dedicated areas including kids play zone, cooking workshops, live cooking sessions at the beachside theatre, gaming square and sports court.
Dubai Restaurant Week will also be making a return from March 5 to 14. There will be 35 exciting restaurants offering their signature dishes for less over a 10-day period. Top names include Hell’s Kitchen, Scalini, Paru, COYA and more.
DFF’s Hidden Gems allows curious culinary fans the chance to indulge at the top hidden food hot spots in the city. These undiscovered culinary gems will offer incredible authentic tastes and a vibrant atmosphere at pocket-friendly prices. Foodies across Dubai will have the chance to vote and select the 10 best Hidden Gems of Dubai. Voting will open on February 16 and the winners will be announced on March 14.
After the successful launch of Foodie Experiences at last year’s DFF, the concept is back for 2020, and will deliver unique, one-of-a-kind food adventures. Foodie Experiences will feature masterclasses at Zhen Wei, BB Social Dining and Tresind Studio, while experiential dining will range from a lesson in organic and sustainable farming to a traditional Emirati dinner under the stars in the stunning Al Fahidi District.
The whole city is sure to come alive in celebration, with pop-up events throughout the city plus new initiatives to celebrate this year’s event.