Best places to celebrate Oktoberfest in Dubai

Here are some best venues to enjoy the festival.

Chloe Hoffmann
October 6, 2021 10:38 AM

Oktoberfest is one of the largest festivals in the world, and it is the time when you can enjoy the best German foods, both traditional and non-traditional. Dubai brings the best of Oktoberfest with everything from food, drinks and entertainment – all Bavarian. Here are some best venues to enjoy the festival. 

Bavarian-inspired menu at Wavehouse

It is time to wear your dirndls and lederhosen for Oktoberfest! The Wavehouse at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai is having a great Oktoberfest with all Bavarian brats, pretzels, hops, roasted ham hock, sausages, grilled fish, and more. For those, who want to try some great food in October can find authentic German food at the Oktoberfest Bavarian-themed menu here.

With German-inspired dishes, special hops on tap and live music by Oompah band, the Bavarian atmosphere is set every day until October 9, 2021 at Wavehouse. You can also have fun bowling and arcading on the weekends.  

Cheese, charcuterie, and German dishes at Brew House

Brew House, which is located in the Citymax Hotel in the heart of Business Bay is celebrating Oktoberfest offering special German dishes and drinks. The festival will be held until October 14, 2021, and you can be here with your friends enjoying the charcuterie and cheese boards with Oktoberfest hops.

The menu offers you some German favourites like semmelknodel, Kartoffel soup, veal schnitzel, super-sized pretzels, hackbraten, sauerkraut and potato dumplings. If you are looking for dessert, you can find black forest pastry, warm apple strudel and double-chocolate cake.

German classics with a British twist at The Scene

Festivalgoers who want to enjoy pretzels, brats and hops can be at The Scene on the 4th floor, Pier 7 at the Dubai Marina Mall. The menu features German specialities such as a grilled bratwurst with mash, grilled beef bratwurst in a German roll, chicken schnitzel with traditional coleslaw, and many more. You cannot miss the smash burger and beyond veg burger, which are the favourites of the visitors here. The menu also includes pretzel bun with salted butter, apple strudel, ice cream and custard.

The special menu offering German classic dishes will be available until October 15, 2021. You have dishes starting from AED 40 and hops at AED 55. It is the right time to experience the unique Bavarian culture in Dubai.

Giant mugs at Foxglove and Soho Garden

Foxglove Steakhouse & Gastropub and Soho Beer Garden is getting ready for great Oktoberfest celebrations from October 1 to 16 in Dubai. Dust your dirndls and lederhosen to enjoy an assortment of authentic Bavarian hops, which includes Erdinger Dunkel, Erdinger Weißbier and Franziskaner Weissbier.

Those who want to clink large mugs can find 1000ml mugs of original Hofbrau and Paulaner Hefe Weissbier on tap for just AED 69 during the Oktoberfest. As for the German food, you will be spoilt for choice. You can indulge in pretzels with a range of traditional dips, veal bratwurst sausages served with fries, onion gravy and sauerkraut and pan fried chicken schnitzel oven baked with plum tomato sauce parmesan, mozzarella, and all the trimmings. The dishes start from AED 55.

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