- The temperatures are dropping; winter is here and al fresco dining is back, which makes the spacious terrace at Vantage Bar and Lounge, Sheraton Mall of the Emirates the place to be.
As the buzz of the city continues below, the sophisticated lounge offers an ideal retreat for weary shoppers or an ideal hideaway in the heart of the city. Inspired by upmarket sports bars, the venue has multiple screens for live sport accompanied by comfortable seating and gastropub bites.
Executive Chef Waleed Al Sadik unveils his new menu to coincide with the cooler months. Guests can tuck in to healthy salads such as grilled chicken with quinoa and lashings of avocado or enjoy a grilled delicacy from lamb chops to the Pan Seared Salon with braised fennel and chimichurri, back by popular demand. For the regulars, firm favourites remain such as the Stuffed Potato Skins with Confit Duck and Salt and Pepper Crab, both from the bites menu.
Savour the unexpected with Paired, expertly crafted couplings of small plates combined with selected beverages. Guests can choose between Prosecco and Wasbi Prawns from AED 70 or Hops and a Barbeque Basket from AED 60. Alternatively, a dedicated Paired menu allows guests to choose between eight small plates, each paired with a grape and a craft ale depending on preference, all individually priced.
Vantage is also offering a perfect post work soiree with Sushi Thursdays. Guests can enjoy unlimited sushi from the bountiful display and sips every Thursday from 6:30 PM. With the venues central location and ease of access, it is the perfect opportunity to wind down with colleagues after a long week at work or perhaps start your weekend with friends.
Speaking on the launch of Sushi Thursdays, Chef Waleed said, “We wanted to offer our guests a chance to relax before the weekend with good food, good beverages and good company. Our team of dedicated chefs hand roll the sushi and cut the sashimi to order, getting creative with our presentation and flavours. I am passionate about working with seafood, and love browsing the fish markets early morning to select the highest quality products. Guests can expect an array of premium sushi and seafood, all of which a team of mixologists have matched with beverages and Asian sips.”
Vantage is located on level 5 of Sheraton Hotel at Mall of the Emirates. It is easily accessed from the mall, second floor or via the ground floor hotel entrance. Guests can enjoy complimentary valet or self-parking or leave the car and come by Dubai Metro and enter through the mall.