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  • Giornotte’s Award-winning Friday Brunch returns with all-new entertainment line-up each month
  • Li Jiang’s Saturday Brunch serves a tempting variety of pan-Asian delicacies with live entertainment
  • The Forge, Li Jiang and Mijana introduces special discounts for guests who can lock away their mobile phones for the duration of the meal

ABU DHABI, September 25, 2017 – One of Abu Dhabi’s premier restaurant venues, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal is launching a new programme inviting visitors to embark on a culinary journey to savor the global flair of the hotel’s restaurants. From family friendly dining to signature dishes and delicacies, each restaurant offers guests a unique and personalised gastronomic experience.

The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal’s all-day dining restaurant, Giornotte, returns with its award-winning Friday Brunch – both indoors and on an outside patio overlooking the gardens. To keep the fun as fresh as the food, families will now be welcomed with an all-new entertainment line-up, with a troupe of resident dancers moving to a different beat each month. September will host Latin Fusion afternoons, with a heady mix of tropical and Latino rhythms; from salsa, to the cha-cha-cha and Cuban mambo. During October, visitors will be taken through the Streets of Buenos Aires to discover the elegance and passion of Tango, complete with the beautiful costumes and stirring music of Argentina. In November, one can embark on a gastronomic journey to the USA for a celebration of America and The Wild West, moving and grooving to Rock ‘n’ Roll, Swing and Cowboy Line Dancing.

  • Venue: Giornotte
  • Every Friday
  • Time: 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Price: AED 495++ Bubbly Package; AED 395++ House Beverages Package; AED 295++ Soft Drinks Package; AED 147.50++ Children Six To 12 Years
    (Complimentary dining for children under six)

On Saturdays, guests can take in the vibrancy and aromas of a bustling Asian market at Li Jiang, The Ritz-Carlton Abu Dhabi, Grand Canal’s modern Southeast Asian restaurant. The bustling open kitchen of the innovative Saturday Brunch will serve a tempting variety of spicy, authentic and pan-Asian delicacies, including delicious dim sum and authentic rice and noodle dishes. Set amongst the background of live entertainment, this is the perfect destination for some healthy adult recovery time.

  • Venue: Li Jiang
  • Every Saturday
  • Time: 1 pm to 4 pm
  • Price: AED 370++ Bubbly and Cocktails Package; AED 270++ Wine and Beer Package; AED 170++ Soft Drinks Package

Meanwhile, The Forge, Li Jiang and Mijana will bring conversation and good company back to the dinner table with a fun challenge for Wednesday evening diners. Guests are invited to lock away their mobile phones for the duration of their meal and receive a 15% saving on the total bill. Each table will be provided with a lockable box in which to store the phones, resisting the temptation to open the transparent box until the end of the meal.

For more information or reservations, please call the hotel at +9712 818-8282 or email