Find a feast to celebrate the Festival of Lights
Head to Four Points by Sheraton on Friday for a Diwali brunch at The Eatery. There will be North and South Indian dishes to enjoy as well as diya lamps and traditional Rangoli decoration on the floor at the entrance. Dhs90 per person, call 501 3115.
Throughout the weekend, until Tuesday, you can celebrate the festival of lights at Rang Mahal, JW Marriott Marquis. Chef Amrish Sood will be offering up a five-course menu of special Diwali dishes. Call 04 414 0000
Movenpick Hotel Ibn Battuta Gate is hosting a foodie fest on Sunday and Monday for the occasion. The menu will include plenty of vegetarian and non-veg dishes to delight in, such as vegetable kati roll, chicken Afghani tikka, and desserts including burfi and kala jamun. Call 04 444 5613
Jumeirah Zabeel Saray is serving up a festive spread at Amwal, from Sunday until Thursday. There will be authentic dishes, including zaffrani tangri kebab tikka and kurkure jinghe - a corn puff dish. Dhs195 per person. Call 04 453 0000