In celebration of the Holy Month, Café Bateel, the home of gourmet Mediterranean cuisine, presents a wholesome Iftar sharing menu offering a lighter and healthier alternative to the city’s lavish Ramadan buffets. Showcasing a fine selection of nutritious gourmet dishes families and friends can delight whilst breaking their fast, with a satisfying range of appetisers, mains and desserts designed to share.

The Iftar experience commences with a taste of quality and tradition as guests are invited to break their fast with Bateel’s finest organic dates, accompanied by a selection of freshly squeezed juices. Next guests can savour Bateel’s homemade soups with a choice of hearty Quinoa and Chickpeas - with fresh tomatoes and basil pesto bruschetta, or Lentil - served with zaatar croutons and a squeeze of lemon for an added kick of flavour.

A selection of light and mouth-watering appetisers are served to share, with highlights including a Halloumi and Quinoa Salad, offering a delicious mix of garden greens, grilled halloumi cheese, quinoa, Ligurian olives and pomegranate seeds, finished with a zesty lemon dressing, or an assortment of fresh and crunchy Crudités served with labneh and Bateel’s delectable new beetroot hummus.

For the main course guests can delight in a collection of carefully curated dishes to share. From Grilled Salmon and Quinoa featuring fresh coriander, asparagus, peas, zucchini and Iranian dry lemon zaatar sauce, to Lamb Confit and Farro Risotto, a hearty combination of delicately braised lamb shoulder served with warm Umbrian farro grains, chickpeas, Greek mushrooms and caramelised onions, or a Mushroom Risotto with fresh shiitake, ceps, black trumpet, Cardoncello, button and chiodini mushrooms, finished with a dusting of Parmesan Reggiano cheese.

To end the wholesome meal, a medley of Bateel’s favourite desserts will be showcased including Bateel date pudding, making for the perfect end to the evening. 

For all things Ramadan, Café Bateel will also be featuring its latest Ramadan collection at all its outlets, showcasing a beautiful selection of gifts that would make for the ultimate centerpiece at any Ramadan setting.

This Ramadan savour quality, tradition, innovation and flavour and break the fast with Café Bateel.

The Iftar menu will be available at all Café Bateel locations across the GCC through the Holy Month of Ramadan from Sunset. The four course menu is priced at just 120 per person and includes dates and welcome drinks.