Take a safari around Dubai International Airport from this month and you will see Giraffe, the award-winning family friendly restaurant with a huge heart - the first outside the UK.
Open 24/7, there’s something to suit every taste and challenge the adventurous to try something new. Giraffe aims to help keep the big ones and the little ones happy all day long, exploring wonderful foods from around the globe with a reasonably priced menu carefully crafted from the freshest ingredients.
Kick-start the day with a breakfast worth stopping off for; Alternatively, indulge in a deluxe sourdough toastie filled with smoked turkey bacon, fried egg, melting cheddar, lettuce, tomato and mustard mayonnaise.
Full English brunch classics and a Mexican ’Huevos Rancheros’ alternative are also available morning, noon and night. For those with special dietary needs or allergies looking for gluten, nuts or dairy content, there is a handy allergy chart and the staff can also advise on menu options.
For lunch or dinner delve into a combination of nibbles, snacks, starters and mains. Highlights include crunchy coconut shrimp served with sweet chilli and lime dipping sauce; grilled salmon with fire roasted corn salsa from the ’simply grills’ selection; essential sharing mezze platters of hummus and dips; or ’The Giraffe’ burger topped with smoked turkey bacon and mature cheddar, served with skin-on fries.
Tempting desserts include a devilishly good chocolate brownie with chocolate sauce alongside a banana waffle split served with butterscotch sauce and a reassuringly delicious vanilla ice-cream.
Little ones are loved just as much as grown ups and have their very own menu complete with puzzles and games to keep them entertained. Sit back and relax as they tuck into a host of healthy, fresh dishes such as grilled chicken breast with broccoli, carrots and peas; penne pasta pomodoro topped with mozzarella and served with toasted garlic focaccia or fish fingers, chips and peas.
Giraffe is the perfect choice for travellers, offering something to suit every taste together with a strong dose of fun, to keep the kids happy and entertained. With fresh food served with a smile, there’s quite simply no better place to feed flyers all year round.
"Sitting on a warm sandy beach, snacking on healthy food and listening to world music, I wondered what animal had the largest heart, it was then that giraffe was born. A restaurant open morning, noon & night serving global food & playing great music that gets us dreaming of places we might visit one da," Russel Joffe, co-founder of Giraffe concluded.