Cirque De Cuisine: Christmas Edition is back at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai

One of the biggest events on Dubai’s social calendar, the four hour culinary extravaganza is back for a much anticipated third year!
Cirque de cuisine: christmas edition is back for the third year!
Cirque De Cuisine: Christmas Edition is back for the third year!

All you could want for Christmas is at Atlantis, The Palm this December. Cirque de Cuisine: Christmas Edition is back, and it’s exciting cuisine and free-flowing beverages wherever you look. 

The annual sell-out festive bash offers Christmas revellers a taste of ten world-class restaurants as well as festive entertainment at every turn. It’s the only place to be on Thursday 9th December for four hours of non-stop fun, including free-flowing champagne from 7 pm until 11 pm. 

Guests can wander across 10 globally renowned restaurants and sample from a range of signature dishes, live cooking stations, lavish buffets, and live entertainment. Accessible to all Cirque De Cuisine ticket holders, the venues are located in two-minute proximity of one another.

The experience is not unlike a handcrafted gift from Santa himself for all culinary aficionados. Explore some of the worlds’ top restaurants, including Nobu by Nobu Matsuhisa, Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen & Bar, Gordon Ramsay’s Street Pizza, Chris Malone’s award-winning underwater restaurant Ossiano, Ronda Locatelli by Giorgio Locatelli, and the Michelin star Cantonese restaurant, Hakkasan.

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Gordon ramsay's bread street kitchen & bar is one of his most popular brands. The street pizza at atlantis is his first outside london.
Gordon Ramsay’s Bread Street Kitchen & Bar is one of his most popular brands. The Street Pizza at Atlantis is his first outside London.

Christmas tree-lined avenues beckon guests into the gastronomic fairyland, with entertainment at every turn featuring spellbinding performances, gravity-defying stunts, and elaborate costumes. Adding to the magic is Santa’s grotto submerged in The Lost Chambers Aquarium, live music, DJs in all restaurants, and of course, magicians and Santa’s dancing elves.

A gourmet experience like no other, the number of signature dishes on offer will leave you spoilt for choice! Guests can start with a selection of antipasti from Ronda Locatelli, followed by a main of Nobu’s famous melt-in-the-mouth black cod with a side of avocado tacos. 

If Gordon Ramsay’s menu seems to be calling you instead, you can opt for a quintessential British Beef Wellington with truffle mash at Bread Street Kitchen. Otherwise, settle into Seafire for succulent flame-grilled steaks and seafood. 

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The lost chambers is designed as a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient atlantis.
The Lost Chambers is designed as a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis.

What’s Christmas without some great desserts though? Don’t forget to leave some space for an ultimate underwater dessert experience at The Lost Chambers Aquarium. For those looking for a great drink to accompany some great times, there’s plenty of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages across six different bars to choose from. In the spotlight is a spectacular ‘feature bar’ located at the centre of The Avenues, serving unlimited bubbly and house beverages.

It’s an invitation to satisfy your gourmand wanderlust with the crème de la crème of the food world. All set against an amazing backdrop of Atlantis, The Palm. It’s shaping up to be an amazing start to the winter festivities! 

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