Chinese New Year Celebrations Continue at Rosewood Abu Dhabi with Good Fortune Brunch and Lantern Festival

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The five-star hotel on Al Maryah Island hosts a Lantern Festival as well as a range of Chinese dining traditions at its Saturday brunch.

Chinese New Year Celebrations Continue at Rosewood Abu Dhabi with Good Fortune Brunch and Lantern Festival

Abu Dhabi, UAE - Rosewood Abu Dhabi continues to celebrate health, prosperity and fortune this February and welcomes all to feast on a Chinese New Year culinary experience at Dai Pai Dong.

Guests at the hotel kicked-off the year of the Hog celebrations in style last weekend with traditional Cantonese feasts and spectacular views of the fabulous fireworks display hosted by Al Maryah Island.

Now, the festivities will continue with a celebration of traditional Chinese food and the famous Lantern festival running from February 10-19th.

Nestled where Rosewood Abu Dhabi meets The Galleria, Dai Pai Dong, will be lit with traditional Chinese lanterns across the venue and will serve an authentic eight-course Cantonese lunch and dinner. Priced at AED 288, appetisers include crispy chicken, scallop lettuce wrap, while main dishes include renowned dishes such as wok-fried prawns, braised seabass, bok choi and eight-treasure rice, and desserts of choice for the festival is Tang Yuan, a form of sweet rice dumplings.

Dai Pai Dong will also host the specially designed ‘The Good Fortune New Year Saturday Brunch’, featuring a wide variety street food delicacies and dim sum. The mains include three irresistible signature dishes, Sichuan style fish fillet, braised chicken with tofu, wok fried beef striploin.

Inspired by the street food movement in China, the menu at Dai Pai Dong showcases modern interpretations of classic dishes such as homemade noodles, dim sum and barbecued meats. The stunning restaurant features Chinese artwork and artefacts, a live show kitchen and a stylish speakeasy bar.

The ‘Good Fortune New Year Saturday Brunch’ runs from 12 pm to 4 pm on February 9th and 16th. Packages are priced at AED 268 with unlimited soft drinks and AED 388 with house beverages.

The Lantern Festival lunch runs from 12 pm to 3 pm on all days, while the dinner runs from 6 pm to 11 pm on Saturday to Wednesday and extends up to midnight on Thursdays and Fridays.


For bookings, please contact Rosewood Abu Dhabi on [email protected] or call +971 (0)2 813 5588.



About Rosewood Abu Dhabi

Featuring 189 spacious rooms and suites, the iconic tower also includes 131 serviced residences, all with access to world-class service. The inspiration for the Handel Architects-designed tower is derived from the glistening Arabian Gulf and the vast desert that surrounds Abu Dhabi city. The 470-foot-tall building and 34-story hotel is a dramatic modern structure designed to suggest the movement in this vibrant city and the inspiration for the interiors of the hotel comes from the meeting of land and sea, desert and sky.

Throughout the hotel, traditional Middle Eastern textiles and details are complemented with modern lines and sleek architectural elements. The hotel design is a study in contrasts and sets the standard for luxury design in Abu Dhabi.

Offering 8 restaurants & lounges, superb shopping and stunning views of the water, the hotel complex provides a sophisticated environment for both business and leisure. As with every hotel in the collection, Rosewood Abu Dhabi encompasses Rosewood’s A Sense of Place® philosophy by reflecting the culture, history and geography of its location.

Rosewood Abu Dhabi is directly connected to The Galleria, luxury shopping destination and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.


About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts

Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages 24 one-of-a-kind luxury properties in 15 countries, with 17 new hotels under development. Each Rosewood hotel embraces the brand’s A Sense of Place® philosophy to reflect the individual location’s history, culture and sensibilities. The Rosewood collection includes some of the world’s most legendary hotels and resorts, including The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas and Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel in Paris, as well as new classics such as Rosewood Beijing.