Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers is off to a fantastic culinary 2023

From ramen tours to hosting the most anticipated F&B awards of the season, the hotel is a hot spot for all gourmands!

PARTNER CONTENT: It’s shaping up to be a great start to the year for Conrad Abu Dhabi Etihad Towers, and all the gastronomes living around the hotel! 

From hosting the prestigious MENA’s 50 Best Restaurants Awards for the second time to boasting a wholesome myriad of offers across their multiple award-winning establishments, there is no dearth of culinary greatness here.

Be it sushi, ramen, high teas or ladies’ nights, just keep scrolling till you find something that makes you want to attend instantly!

Lobby Lounge / Observation Deck at 300  


50 Best Signature Afternoon Tea with Karim Bourgi

afternoon tea at conrad

The distinguished Forbes Five-Star hotel is all set to unveil its exclusive ‘50 Best Signature Session’ afternoon tea. The delicious spread on 28 and 31 January is created by world-famous pastry chef Karim Bourgi, and the resident award-winning executive pastry chef, Sumeda Palihakkara. 

With gorgeous panoramic views from Observation Deck at 300, the highest vantage point in Abu Dhabi, or within the welcoming ambience of the Lobby Lounge, the delectable menu presents an array of artistic light bites.

Start off with Chef Palihakkara’s impeccable and healthy savoury recipes, including the likes of classic prawn cocktails, chicken salad and crab salad, and leek and mushroom quiche to name a few. 

Bringing the finest French desserts to the table, Chef Bourgi then presents an irresistible selection of Parisian eclairs filled with homemade hazelnut paste, creamy Saint Honoré vanilla caramel, traditional apple Tarte Tatin, and more! 

Served with a choice of premium specialty coffees and fresh loose-leaf teas, the experience provides an exclusive and unmissable opportunity. While Chef Bourgi won’t be around all month, the experience certainly will – at least until the end of February! 

50 Best Signature Session Afternoon Tea with Karim Bourgi. Packages are AED 260 for Observation Deck at 300, AED 230 for Lobby Lounge. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.

Tori No Su 


Sushi Sunday 

sushi sunday at conrad

Live your best Sunday life, on a roll at Tori No Su! Sushi connoisseurs are invited to unite and celebrate the last day before Monday blues kick in at the UAE capital’s most vibrant and unique Japanese restaurant. 

Starting 22 January, treat yourself to an unlimited array of tasty, colourful and artistically presented maki rolls. Expertly prepared by a talented team of Japanese sushi chefs, relax and sample as many pieces of sushi as your heart desires from 6.30pm to 10.30pm. 

Sushi Sunday at Tori No Su. Packages at AED 140 per person. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.




Friday RAC-SHACK at Conrad

Friday evenings are about to get cheesy from 5pm to 10.30pm! Presenting a choice of premium quality aged French cheeses and a plethora of different vegetables, meats and different sides, Nahaam’s cosy raclette experience is the perfect start to the weekend. 

Enjoy the crisp cold weather on the beautiful poolside terrace as you relax and relish every bite of this heart-warming and satisfying traditional Swiss speciality.  

 Friday RAC-SHACK at Nahaam. Packages at AED 175 per person. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.


Wednesday Ladies Night

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Ladies of Abu Dhabi, make the most of hump day on the stunning Nahaam terrace! Take a mid-week break and create special memories for three whole starting 7pm. 

Offering a whole three hours of free-flowing mixed drinks, juniper, and grape, all expertly prepared by the talented team, ladies are also welcome to sample some of the delicious international signature specialties from the enticing à la carte menu. 

Wednesday Ladies’ Night at Nahaam. Package AED 199 per lady with free-flowing mixed drinks, juniper, and grape. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.




Saturday Trip Brunch 

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Embrace the Latin American roots at this brand-new, adults-only brunch experience. Bursting with incredible music, amazing cuisine, and refreshing free-flowing mixed drinks, it’s the most upbeat spot in town! 

Head Chef Eber Villalobos and his talented team have an explosively flavoursome and wonderfully spicy Peruvian menu in store for you, with the bartenders providing expert assistance. 

Available every Saturday from 2pm to 7pm, this is one experience you cannot miss! 

Saturday Trip Brunch at VaKaVa. Packages AED 295 with soft drinks, AED 495 with house beverages. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.


Sunday Sensación 

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Sample the MICHELIN Star-selected restaurant’s most enticing and vibrant dishes, al fresco style from 1pm to 3.30pm!

Spanning starters like creamy, freshly made guacamole and light tuna tiradito, specialities such as salmon escabeche and beef tenderloin Lomo saltado empanadas, and a sweet conclusion of authentic tres leches or silky avocado panna cotta, the delectable affair offers a choice of three or four-course set menus.  

Sunday Sensación at VaKaVa. Packages AED 180 for three courses, AED 210 for four courses. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.




Business Lunch 

Sole at Conrad

Sole, one of the city’s most revered Italian restaurants, continues to impress in 2023 with its ever-popular business lunch menu. Take a much-needed break from the drab office environment and recharge with a spectacular culinary affair.

Savour two or three courses of picture-perfect and nourishing recipes from 12pm to 3pm. Encompassing authentic pasta, pizza, meat and fresh fish, all infused with the sun-kissed spirit of Italy, it’s a sumptuous experience made to be savoured. 

The Business Lunch at Sole. Package starts from AED 140 for two courses. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.


Li Beirut  


Wagyu Mashawi Mixed Grills  

Li Beirut at Conrad

The Wagyu Mashawi Mixed Grills experience brings you the best of Lebanon flavours and skills alongside the most desirable meat in the world! Available Thursday to Tuesday from 7pm to 11pm, it’s a mouthwateringly tantalising experience to say the least.

Carefully prepared by the MICHELIN-selected restaurant’s award-winning team, the spectacular spread of juicy Arabic grills stars koftas, kebabs, arayes and many more delicious Lebanese grills all prepared with the finest wagyu beef. 

Wagyu Mashawi Mixed Grills at Li Beirut. Package at AED 250 per person. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.


Chateau Ksara Grape-Pairing Dinner 

Li Beirut at conrad

Could you miss out on an exquisite curated grape dinner at the MICHELIN star-selected and MICHELIN award-winning restaurant Li Beirut? We thought not, so mark off 24 January from 7pm to 11pm on your calendar! 

Hosted in collaboration with renowned Lebanese grape producer, Chateau Ksara, the four-course dinner is all things authentic and delicious. Hosted by Chateau Ksara brand director, Elie Maamari, explore the world of perfectly matured grapes either on the al fresco terrace or in the beautifully adorned dining room. 

 Chateau Ksara Grape-Pairing Dinner at Li Beirut. Package at AED 350 per person. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.


Ray’s Bar 


Ladies Night 

Gatsby Brunch Ray’s Bar at Conrad Etihad Towers

Get your spirits high at one of the highest nightspots in the UAE capital! 

The Ladies’ night every Saturday from 8pm to 11pm is perfect, offering panoramic views over the glittering city and a fun yet sophisticated ambience. 

Treat yourself to free-flowing bubbly, selected mixed drinks, grapes and hops, along with one elegant food platter of tasty bar bites. Adding further allure, a 25% discount on selected food items is also included!

Ladies Night at Ray’s Bar. Package AED 199 per lady for free-flowing bubbly, selected mixed drinks, grapes and hops and a food platter. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.


Ray’s Grill  


Battle of Wagyu 

Ray's Grill at Conrad

Meat connoisseurs will be in their element every Wednesday this January with Chef Daniel’s delectable Battle of Wagyu feast. 

An awe-inspiring tribute to two of the world’s most juicy and delicious premium meats, the curated journey starting 6.30pm presents a stunning platter of succulent 200g U.S.D.A Striploin, and a beautiful piece of elegantly marbled Wagyu Striploin, all served with a choice of sauce and butter. 

The Battle of Wagyu at Ray’s Grill. Package AED 350 per person. For reservations, please call 02 811 5666.





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Stylish pool-bar Lillet is helping guests to kickstart the New Year on a healthy note by presenting a wholesome and nutritious “Veganuary” inspired menu. 

Spanning an array of colourful, fresh and delicious dishes, including Shiro Miso Roasted Pumpkin Salad, Rainbow Slaw and many more wellness-boosting specialities, the pleasurable dining experience is completed with a crisp and refreshing glass of grape.  

Veganuary menu at Lillet. Package AED 120 per person. For reservations for any of the above experiences, please call 02 811 5666.


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