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Yalumba

#22 of 5,584 Restaurants in Dubai
#22 of 5,858 Places to Eat in Dubai
Certificate of Excellence
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Seafood, International, Australian, Eclectic
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Le Meridien Dubai | Airport Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 702 2328
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This restaurant is at Le Meridien Dubai
Today
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Sat - Thu 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Buffet, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Yalumba features modern eclectic cuisine with a unique blend of flavours...
Yalumba features modern eclectic cuisine with a unique blend of flavours from the East and West. The restaurant, famous for its themed bubbly Friday brunch also offers a lavish breakfast and lunch buffet with a la carte options.
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  • 145
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  • 53
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Yalumba Brunch

If ever you get the chance to visit Dubai, make sure that your stay covers a Friday brunch enjoyed by most of the ex-pats out there. The one I went to when I stayed out there last week was the Yalumba brunch at the Meridian Hotel. The food is excellent and you can order what you want and try a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

If ever you get the chance to visit Dubai, make sure that your stay covers a Friday brunch enjoyed by most of the ex-pats out there. The one I went to when I stayed out there last week was the Yalumba brunch at the Meridian Hotel. The food is excellent and you can order what you want and try a... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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108 reviews 108 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

Went there on two occasions for lunch. Good location since it is very near the airport. Plenty of tables. Good, tight variety of food for the buffet lunch - you can choose between doing the

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Salford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

It was very nice and relaxing and lovely choice of food and salads. really enjoyed it and good value for money.

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review. We are very thrilled to know that you enjoyed our food selection. Your review about our service is also greatly appreciated. Hope we will be welcoming you back soon to Yalumba at Le Meridien Dubai. Sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Great service with refreshing fresh juice selection. the Eggs are ordered at the table to your selection. The poached eggs are excellent.

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review. We are very thrilled to know that you enjoyed our food and beverage selection. Your review about our service is also greatly appreciated. Hope we will be welcoming you back soon to Yalumba at Le Meridien Dubai. Sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

Brussels, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

fresh bakeries, fresh juices: just perfect. I do not recommend to eat outside as it can be either too hot or too many fleas around.

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review. We are very thrilled to know that you enjoyed our food and beverage selection. Your review about our service is also greatly appreciated. Hope we will be welcoming you back soon to Yalumba at Le Meridien Dubai. Sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

Reigate, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Every possible choice for breakfast. Even porridge! Great staff, especially Thapa. Try the camel milk - nice.

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking your time to give us your feedback about your dining experience at Yalumba. It is great to hear that you enjoyed our food quality and our staff member took care of your requests to your satisfaction. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage... More 

Kuwait City, Kuwait
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112 reviews 112 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

I have been for Friday brunch at Yalumba several times and always find it a great way to spend Friday. Great food, free flowing champagne, attentive staff. Superb!

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review. We are very thrilled to know that you enjoyed our food and beverage selection. Your review about our service is also greatly appreciated. Hope we will be welcoming you back soon to Yalumba at Le Meridien Dubai. Sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

Yorkshire
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612 reviews 612 reviews
388 restaurant reviews
414 helpful votes 414 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

We've had a number of great meals in Yalumba over the years and I'm pleased to report the breakfast is still very good! You can sit outside or inside and there is a good choice of breakfast foods from fruit, cereals, meats & cheese as well pastries and cooked items. All are very good and there are friendly and efficient... More 

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Neale, Thank you for posting a review of Yalumba on Tripadvisor. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest and we hope to see you again soon. Yours sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We booked a table for 18 at a differeant restaurant but then a sandstorm forced us to relocate our booking. Walking into Yalumba you dont really get the true reflection of what to expect. I was truly impressed with the food selection. Really one of the best selections of food ive seen at dubai and the service was efficient too.... More 

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Francois, It is our pleasure to read from your review that you enjoyed visiting Yalumba at Le Meridien Dubai. Your kind comments are truly appreciated and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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110 reviews 110 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

The menu was very good and I loved the variety. I had the buffet and that was amazing. everything is cooked to perfection and served with a smile. The starters, sales and mezzo were very awesome and recommended.

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LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this review

Dear Ralf, Thank you for your comment. We appreciate your feedback and we are happy to know that you had such a wonderful time during your visit at Yalumba. Sincerely, Nandana De Alwis Asst. Food & Beverage Manager More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Le Meridien Dubai | Airport Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 702 2328

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 50 - 150
  • Cuisine: Seafood, International, Australian, Eclectic

Description

Yalumba features modern eclectic cuisine with a unique blend of flavours from the East and West. The restaurant, famous for its themed bubbly Friday brunch also offers a lavish breakfast and lunch buffet with a la carte options.
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 am - 10:30 am
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?