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Yalumba

51 St | Airport Road, Dubai 10001, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 702 2455
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (141 reviews)
“seafood” (38 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Fusion, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
51 St | Airport Road, Dubai 10001, United Arab Emirates
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81 - 90 of 423 reviews

Reviewed January 28, 2017 via mobile

We went for Friday brunch and weren't disappointed at all - food is really good and all the staff are lovely and very very friendly! After the brunch we decided to stay and buy more drinks enjoying the outside weather and the party scene of...More

Thank Frederik B
Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

Wasn't hugely impressed . Arrived at 1235 and all the food that was suppose to be hot was already cold, including everything in the warmers . At one stage I had a half full plate of food in front of me and a waiter tried...More

Thank Dinetime001
Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

We have been in Dubai for 7 years, and I think this is the best brunch in town!!! We keep coming back because everything is great the food, the service and the place!!! Love the oyster bar, the champagne and the possibility to order a...More

Thank Vivirip
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2017

Dear Vivirip, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your dining experience with us. It is really good to know that you have enjoyed your breakfast​ at Yalumba. Your comments about the food selection and staff service were highly appreciated as it encourages us to...More

Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Usually i am not super fan of brunch, but I discovered the friday brunch at Yalumba and I really enjoy the diversity and the quality of food. Their starters are delicious, their fish tartares were so far my favorite! They serve oyster, & a tasty...More

Thank Monica D
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 18, 2017

Dear Jennifer r, Thank you for your fantastic review of our restaurant in Trip Advisor. We were delighted to read that you liked the service, the food and the atmosphere of our outlet. It is with such praise that our teams will be motivated to...More

Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Came here every day on our trip to Dubai, the staff are absolutely FANTASTIC - second to none - and the food is delicious and fresh. So much choice in the buffet that there's something for everyone and the desserts are also incredible. Couldn't recommend...More

Thank srbrandano
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 12, 2017

Dear srbrandano, Thank you for sharing you dining experience at Yalumba in TripAdvisor. I felt excited to read that the quality of the food and service we had provided were up to your expectation. It is always encouraging for us to learn that our guests...More

Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Couple of days ago when I went to the restaurant, I definately love the place..the hostess seat at on an amazing place on the sofa, which had a very nice view. The starters were ok, but the main courses and desserts amazing. The head chef...More

Thank beitaa91
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Dear Beatriz F, Thank you for your amazing feedback on your dining experience at Yalumba. We really appreciate your kind words of compliment and we glad to know that you enjoyed with our foods and the service we provided. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

The normal Friday Brunch is always an enjoyable experience especially since the latest refurbishment. But the extra things organised for Christmas Day made it into a very special day for us. Whether you choose the regular package or go for the champagne option you will...More

Thank Andrew P
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2017

Dear Andrew P, Thank you for posting your comment about your experience at Yalumba on Trip Advisor. On behalf of my Team, I would like to thank you for the warm appreciation with the food and beverage we had provided during your visit and for...More

Reviewed January 5, 2017

The buffet differs every night but my family and I ate in Yalumba on a Thursday night and it was excellent. The food was amazing and the service was equally as good! We had a most enjoyable experience.More

Thank menlo42016
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2017

Dear menlo42016, Thank you for your amazing feedback on your dining experience at Yalumba. We really appreciate your kind words of compliment and we glad to know that you enjoyed with our foods and the service we provided. We look forward to welcoming you on...More

Reviewed January 5, 2017

Group of friends went for the New Years Eve Gala Dinner. As a group we have been to Yalumba quite a few times over the last 8 years, but this was the first time we had been since the new refurbishment has finished. Smarter, more...More

Thank Richard W
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2017

Dear Richard W, Thank you for sharing your feedback about your dining experience with us. It is really good to know that have enjoyed the New Year's Eve dinner Your comments about the food , beverages selections and service of staff are highly appreciated as...More

Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Food was very tasty and drink service was good. Some waiters would make you finish the last of your drink before they would get you another though, which was inconsistent.More

Thank IDM_MMD
LeMeridienFB, Manager at Yalumba, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2017

Dear Daniel M, 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. Your valuable feedback is extremely important...More

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David k
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Response from Adrian N | Reviewed this property |
There you go David, you got your answer and without evening saying please or thank you!
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Danielle_AU_1982
April 26, 2017|
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Response from Stewart K | Reviewed this property |
In July, definitely inside during the day.
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Brian L
November 6, 2016|
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Response from LeMeridienFB | Property representative |
Smart Casual, Denim short is allowed. no swimming and sports short or cargo pants/short and flip flops are allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$25 - $150
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Monday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Friday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 AM - 10:30 AM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
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 option. Savour variety theme nights from seafood Tuesdays, Mediterranean Mondays, Latino Wednesdays, Roast Sundays and more. Bubbles and Vibes evening brunch on Thursdays is a great start to welcome the weekend.
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