CPalm Garden Restaurant and Terrace, Sheraton Jumeirah elebrate Christmas in style with this deliciously unmissable international buffet featuring veal goulash Hungarian style, beef bourguignon from the European station, chicken shawarmas and traditional ouzi from the Arabic station, and spicy chicken biryani and tandoori chicken from the Indian station. A Cuban band will be performing live, too. Great for those who are already sick of turkey. Santa Claus will be arriving to hand out gifts to children and spread some Christmas spirit. From Dh325, 1pm to 4pm. Call 04 315 3861.
After Christmas Day, save yourself the hassle of leftovers with a buffet lunch at Mazina, Dubai Marina Mall. Turkey will still be on the menu, alongside freshly made noodles and Peking duck, and sushi and sashimi served at the salad section. Save the best for last and top it off with your last burst of festive desserts such as Christmas pudding. From Dh320 per person. Available on Boxing Day from 12pm to 4pm, call 04 888 3444 or visit www.myfestivedubai.com.