For an afternoon tea with a distinctly Middle Eastern twist, try the Middle Eastern inspired option at Al Maryah Island-based hotel Al Meylas. Visitors have a choice of scones, cakes and pastries, and sandwiches include vegetable sambousek, caramelised kashkawan, mini zaatar manakish and homemade spinach stuffed kibbeh. Sweet treats include strawberry kashta cake, pistachio and dates opera, baklava cheesecake and banana cake.
Four Seasons, Al Maryah Island, Abu Dhabi, 3pm to 6pm, Dhs150. Tel: (02) 3332444. Taxi: Four Seasons Al Maryah. fourseasons.com/ abudhabi