When it comes to breakfast, it has to be something truly spectacular to get us out of bed in the morning.
In both Abu Dhabi and Dubai, you’ll find lots of spots worth getting out of (or even jumping out of) bed for, from pet-friendly beachside haunts to luxurious eateries with a view, and as a Privilee Member, you can do so for less.
So without further ado, here are the top must-try breakfast spots across the capital and Dubai.
How often do you get to say that you’ve been in the furthest man made leaning building in the world? Probably not very often, and we imagine even less of you will be able to say you’ve eaten at the top of it, either.
But make a beeline for Cyan Brasserie at Andaz Capital Gate Abu Dhabi come breakfast time and you can do just that, with 20% off the total bill for Privilee Members and up to three guests.
This is definitely one for egg lovers, with shakshouka made-to-order, and a range of egg bennies on croissants, French toast or regular bread. Plus, you can dig into freshly-baked pastries or pancakes, all while enjoying the view from the 18th floor.
Erth Abu Dhabi, the falcon-shaped hotel, previously known as the Armed Forces Officers Club, has undergone a complete revamp over the past couple of years and the newly renovated complex is truly spectacular!
Aside from the stunning Al Waryah Pool & Beach, and the top-notch Neapolitan pizza venue Beetza, Erth Abu Dhabi is home to the all-day dining restaurant Al Rimal. Gorgeous inside and out with terrace seating overlooking the gardens, this might just be one of the capital’s best-kept secrets.
When breakfast rolls around, Privilee Members and up to three guests can make the most of a 20% discount on a buffet spanning the globe. That means Arabic, Indian, Asian, English and everything you could possibly be craving for your morning meal for less.
In need of some greenery? A visit to Anantara Eastern Mangroves is just the ticket, particularly for breakfast. The all-day dining restaurant boasts outdoor seating overlooking the mangroves and also indoor seating in a bright, spacious setting.
On the food front, this is one of the city’s best buffet breakfasts, with every kind of cuisine on offer. Try freshly baked pastries, or opt for Indian or Asian cuisines to kick off your day. You can order a proper fry-up, or go for something a little lighter with fresh fruits and juices.
Whatever you choose, you’ll get 20% off the total bill for you and up to three guests on any visit.
Fuel your mornings with a burst of flavour at Market! Fresh and organic ingredients take centre stage, perfectly blending nutrition with mouthwatering tastes. Whether you're in the mood for a refreshing juice, a quick grab-and-go option, or a leisurely meal, Market has you covered. Step into the relaxed environment and watch your breakfast be prepared at live cooking stations while you save 20% on your total bill.
Discover a fun, family-friendly restaurant at Sidekicks and save 20% on your total bill! With its colourful quirky décor, booth-style seating and guest appearances by iconic Warner Bros. characters, Sidekicks is focused on fun. Dive into a delicious buffet breakfast spread featuring the likes of freshly made pancakes, seasonal fruits, a selection of meats, eggs made your way, and much more.
Take your pick from several Common Grounds locations across Dubai, where Members and up to three guests save 15% on food and drinks! Whether you're craving a hearty breakfast in Almas Tower JLT, JBR, Mall of the Emirates, or Nakheel Mall Palm Jumeirah, Common Grounds has you covered.
Renowned for their mouthwatering menu packed with healthy, fresh, and wholesome delights, there's something to tantalise every taste bud. From classic avocado on toast or fluffy scrambled eggs to indulgent treats like açaí bowls or blueberry and ricotta hotcakes, Common Grounds has it all!
Nothing beats morning strolls along Palm West Beach, and you can stop off along the way for breakfast at Jones the Grocer.
The Australian export, which is famed for its flat whites, offers the perfect way to start your day, with traditional English breakfasts, classic eggs bennies, avocado on toast and more. It’s also a great pick for veggies, with must-try dishes like the kashmiri chilli fritter and coconut pancakes.
It’s also one for getting the gang together, with 20% off the total bill for Privilee Members and up to five guests. Plus, this spot is pet-friendly, so the whole family can come along, including your pooch.
W Dubai The Palm’s all-day dining restaurant LIV wants you to ‘LIV a little’, and with a breakfast buffet like this, we don’t think you’ll struggle to do so.
The spread includes fresh fruit, pastries, all the classic fry-up ingredients and more, meaning everyone will enjoy it, from those who prefer to sleep in, to those who go to bed dreaming of their breakfast meal.
Soak up the sun on the outdoor terrace, or dine indoors, with 25% off the total bill for Privilee Members and up to five guests.
Got the little ones in tow? Then breakfast at Palm Kitchen at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa is a must-try.
There are mini pastries (perfect for little hands!), granola and other cereals, complete with plenty of topping options, yoghurts and dried or fresh fruits. Those with bigger tummies can fill up on eggs benedict, fry-up items, Indian favourites, and more.
While we love that this spot has lots of vegetarian options, it’s also an excellent choice for those with other dietary requirements, with gluten-free bread and pastries.
If dining a la carte, Privilee Members and up to three guests save 20% on their total bill.
Cove Beach is a totally new venue to Privilee, and boy, breakfast fans should be glad of the addition.
At Restaurant Two.0, you can expect beach views paired with brilliant plates (and bubbly, should you be so inclined). Foodwise, there are healthy options such as açaí bowls, granola and salads, plus not-so-healthy (but oh-so-tasty) choices like pancakes with bananas and strawberries and eggs benedict.
This is the kind of breakfast you enjoy in your bikini before spending the day at the pool, and Privilee Members and up to up to three guests can get 20% off the total bill.
Never seem to get up in time for brekkie? You won’t miss your chance to get your fix of morning eats over at Social Company, with breakfast served until 2pm daily.
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, particularly for those looking to eat healthily, and you won’t struggle to find something good for you (and amazing for your taste buds) here. The menu includes the likes of organic eggs as-you-like-them, smoked salmon tartine, and smashed avocado. Meat lovers can try the butcher’s steak and eggs, and for vegans and veggies, order the vegan omelette made with chickpeas, or the papaya chia pudding.
Either way, there’s a 20% discount for Privilee Members and up to five guests.
SKM'D, Kite Beach
Enjoy breakfast overlooking Kite Beach at SKM'D! The bright and welcoming atmosphere sets the stage for a laid-back start to the day, with the smell of freshly brewed coffee and homemade bread filling the air. Enjoy classic staples and innovative twists, from wholesome banana bread and organic açaí bowls to hearty breakfast bowls and aubergine omelettes! And, the best bit? Tuck into breakfast here with 15% off for you and three guests from Monday to Friday.
Splendour Fields JLT, The Park
Start your day right at Splendour Fields! Nestled in the heart of JLT, Splendour Fields offers a warm and inviting atmosphere with scenic park views. From the cosy indoor nooks to pet-friendly outdoor area, this laid-back eatery has something for everyone. Splendour Fields opens its doors at 7am, making it the perfect spot for the early risers!
Indulge in a menu featuring fresh, organic delights, complemented by a specialty coffee bar and a tempting selection of freshly baked goods.
Privilee Members enjoy 15% off the total bill from Monday to Friday for themselves and up to three guests.