The most awaited event in the UAE, the Dubai Food Festival (DFF) is all set to kick-start from 25th February to 13th March, 2021.
Dubai will celebrate its status as the region's gastronomic hub with the eighth edition of DFF, which will include three weekends of food and dining experiences held throughout the city.
This year's edition of the annual culinary extravaganza will focus on four highlights of Dubai's foodie scene: rich culinary diversity, authentic and homegrown cuisine, unique restaurant experiences, and exceptional value for money.From street food sizzlers and family friendly fare to fine dining decadence, DFF has a cuisine for every palate and budget, making it one of the highlights of the year for visitors and residents alike.
Organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), DFF will offer a range of mouth-watering experiences, including Dubai Restaurant Week, Etisalat Beach Canteen, Hidden Gems, Restaurant Week and Foodie Experiences. Etisalat Beach Canteen will showcase Dubai's local food scene and home-grown brands and Dubai Restaurant Week will feature curated menus by more than 30 exceptional restaurants.
Meanwhile, Foodie Experiences will offer innovative dining concepts including Chef's Tables, Masterclasses, and chef collaborations though venues, restaurants and chefs are yet to be confirmed. Taste of Dubai will be held on the last three days of DFF in March though it was presumed to be postponed until December.
Dubai Food Festival is a citywide culinary celebration that showcases the emirate's emergence as the gastronomy capital of the region through a packed 17-day programme of food-related events, activities, promotions and appearances by food celebrities. DFF promotes the diversity, creativity and multicultural nature of Dubai's culinary offering from its five-star gourmet dining to its hidden gems.