On hearing Dubai, the very first thing flashes is gold! And when it comes to gold then Dubai is not only surrounded by beautiful buildings plated in gold; but the engineering is visible in their food items as well. Restaurants of Dubai are one of the best places to wine and dine. And a few of them offer edible gold food items in Dubai.
Yep, you heard it right! From 22-Karat Gold Sushi, Gold Vada Pao, Gold Tea to French Toast everything is available on the menu to make your golden time memorable. The edible gold used for cooking is completely pure and gives a good impression on health.
So, what are you waiting for? Let’s explore the taste of gold.
Edible gold food items in Dubai
22-Karat Gold Sushi at Sumo Sushi
How about the golden makeover on your sushi rolls? The new 22 karat Gold Sushi at Sumo Sushi is something you must try. The royal touch given to the classy Sushi enriches its taste. In case you are a Sushi fan, don’t miss the Gold Sushi Box with so many Sushi rolls stuffed with rich ingredients and classy packaging to give a royal feel.
Well, we can say, it is a great place to have a Sushi party with your family or friends. You can try 22 Karat Gold Sushi and other dishes as well like Gold Vada Pao on your plate with Golden touch at Sumo Sushi.
Several branches around Dubai
Priced at AED 500
Gold Tea by Zankar Unchat
Dubai’s love for Karak chai is well-known, and this gold infused UAE’s favourite karak chai will give you an instant refreshment with each sip. There are various places where Gold tea is served in Dubai like ‘Mocca Art Café’ and one of the well-known ‘Zankar Unchat’. You must not miss ‘Chai with Zankar’! This tea cup is an amalgamation of zafran and karak tea. It is then topped with 24K gold flakes on thick milk foam and served in a stylish fashion. The quality ingredients used to make Gold Tea will surely lighten your mood with its extraordinary taste.
Priced at AED 55
Gold Vada Pao at O Pao
This vada pav O pao has a regular truffle filled vada which is covered with 22-carat gold edible leaves before stuffing it between the pav. This complex mixture gives it an earthy and nutty taste. It is then served in a fancy, carved wooden box. The presence of nitrogen vapors further gives it a theatrical effect. The vada pav is then paired with sweet potato fries and refreshing mint lemonade. Don’t you think it a perfect combo?
O’Pao, Al Karama, behind Park Regis Kris Kin Hotel, Dubai.
04 526 0355
Priced at AED 155
Gold Burrata at FIVE Palm Jumeirah
Dubai’s well-known hotel Five Palm Jumeirah has so many Gold dishes on its menu. One of the special dishes they serve is 22 Karat Gold Burrata mixed with fancy ingredients. The Burrata fully coated with 22 Karat Gold is served along with tomatoes, rockets, and truffle, which enhances the overall taste and look of the food.
Well, the dish is gonna attract too many eyes to your table! It’s time to get served Gold Burrata decorated with Edible Gold alongside juicy tomatoes.
04 455 9989
Priced at AED 200
A Royal Gold Steak at Rhain Steakhouse
Oh yeah, who doesn’t like steaks? Dubai’s Rhain Steakhouse on Sheikh Zayed Road is all set to change your taste with its 24 Karat Gold steak. The lip-smacking steaks contain high-quality meat cuts prepared uniquely on a charcoal grill. The gold coating done around the steaks will make your mouth drool just at a look.
If you love steaks, you must try this Dubai’s one of best steakhouse. Its menu includes simple salads to tasty black cod’s and beverages like Rhain’s special ice cream to give a perfect ending to your meal.
Conrad Dubai hotel, located on Sheikh Zayed Road
04 718 1007
Priced at AED 400 to AED 500
Gold Burger at Hard Rock Cafe
What about having a ‘Royal’ taste? The famous Dubai’s Hard Rock Café’s glittery 24 Karat Gold Burger is so delicious that you will feel the taste of its exotic ingredients at every single bite. The Burger comprises 24 Karat edible gold leaf topping stuffed with cheese, tomato, onion, and leaf lettuce to make it inviting.
The good thing about Hard Rock Café is they donate a percentage of every Gold Burger order to a charity platform, ‘Action Against Hunger’ that is working to help people with food.
Locations include Concourse B, Terminal 3, Dubai International Airport and Dubai Festival City
Priced at DHS 135