8th October 2019, Dubai, UAE: The S Hotel Al Barsha, a new four-star property in Dubai Science Park, unveils an exciting selection of five food and beverage offerings. A stylish and contemporary retreat for business and leisure travelers, The S Hotel offers guests an inviting and intimate ambience, and cuisine that is pleasing to the eye as well as the palate.
The five F&B options at the hotel include ‘Business Lunch’ for busy corporate executives; ‘Schools Out @ Fusion’ for parents and kids to enjoy snacks after a hectic day at school; ‘Arabian Nights’, an Arabic-themed buffet featuring Middle Eastern cuisine every Thursday night; ‘Friday Brunch’ for long lazy weekend brunches with friends and family; and ‘Arabiyat @ Fusion’ which highlights the chef’s special menu served in a table service manner.
All of these new offerings will be at Fusion, an all-day dining restaurant at the hotel. The property recently opened in February 2019 and its Fusion restaurant is headed by Chef Froz Khan.
Here's a look at the five F&B offerings in detail:
1. Business Lunch
Enjoy a sumptuous three-course meal that includes one starter, one main course, and one dessert. For starters you can choose from traditional Greek salad, green salad, hummus with Arabic bread, quinoa salad, hari bari tikki, tomato and olive bruschetta. For the main course, choices include penne pasta in Arrabiata sauce, paneer butter masala with vegetable pulao,
Murg makhni with jeera rice, grilled fish with lemon butter sauce. For dessert, try their fruit salad, carrot halwa, double chocolate pastry and the to die for red velvet cake. Perfect for that client meeting.
Time – 12:00NN – 3:00PM
Days - Sunday to Thursday
Price –AED 39
2. ‘Schools Out @ Fusion’
Designed for families to bond over snacks after school. Moms and dads can stay awhile at Fusion and enjoy a moment of peace, sipping their coffee or tea while kids munch on their fave snacks named after famous Disney characters such as Snow White, an assortment of ice cream scoops (vanilla, chocolate, mango, strawberry); Cinderella, chicken nuggets & fries; Daffy Duck, fish finger with French fries; Mickey Mouse, the classic and much loved mac and cheese (macaroni cheese pasta). For parents, there is an a la carte menu available.
Time – 3:00pm – 7:00PM
Days - Sunday to Thursday
Price for kids – Choose any dish @ AED 15
3. Arabian Night
An Arabic-themed buffet which showcases Middle Eastern cuisine, charm and hospitality every
Thursday night. Targeted at Arabic guests, this Emirati / GCC Cuisine Night aims to delight local patrons with dishes such as Hummus, Mutable, Fattouh, Fattoush labneh with mint lobelia, Baljit Eggplant Mushka, Feta cheese and zaatar tomato salad. The main star is the lamb oozi live station where you can sample tender, melt-in-your-mouth lamb and a hot mezzah which features lamb kibbeh, spinach fatayer, cheese sambosek. The main course includes Arabic mix grill (lamb kofta / shish taouk / chicken kofta), lamb salona, vermicelli rice, Moroccan traditional tagine (chicken / lamb / fish), jereesh, machboos, vegetable saloona, chicken mandi, chicken molakia and shish brak. After a busy work week, this is the place to be to learn more about Arabic cuisine, hang out, and enjoy a full lavish dinner in the company of your good friends.
Time – 7:00PM – 11:00PM
Days – Thursday nights
Price – AED 79
4. Friday Brunch
Savor a superb Friday Brunch with a curated menu of choice dishes from the Orient to the West with live cooking stations. Taste the finest flavors and feast on an all-you-can-eat buffet which includes boneless roasted lamb leg with a mint jus; chicken, bean and tomato casserole; mashed potato with spinach; grilled fish salad; beef bacon; grilled lamb kofta kebab; saffron rice; Thai green prawn curry and end it on a sweet note with um ali, gulab jamun or pistachio mousse. Afterwards, burn the calories with a quick swim at the rooftop pool which comes free with the brunch.
Time – 12:00NN – 4:00pm
Days - Fridays
Price – AED 69
5. Arabiyat @ Fusion
Focused on Arabic cuisine that often has centuries-old recipes passed from generation to generation, home-cooked with herbs and spices that bring out exotic flavours and aromas. The staff will spoil you with table service so you don’t have to get up every time you want something. Dishes include generous portions of Jordanian mansaf, mulakee, Arabic mix grill
(shish taouk, lamb kofta, chicken seek kebab), mutton mandi. Get your veggie nutrients with tabbouleh, fattouh, moutable, stuffed vine leaves with a side serving of hummus.
Time – 11:00AM – 5:00PM
Day – Saturdays
Price – AED 79
Modern, stylish and designed to maximize your dining pleasure, Fusion excites your palate with dishes from all over the world, prepared in a fascinating interactive kitchen. Choose from the theme of the day, order from a select à la Carte menu, or enjoy the extensive buffet. Located on the first floor of the hotel, Fusion offers exciting cuisines in an elegant and refined setting.
In addition, the home-grown operator is looking to accelerate its growth in the region, with a second property already being built in the Al Jadaf area slated to open next year in time for the Dubai Expo 2020.