Themed Nights at The Californian, Dusit Thani Dubai

The world’s most enticing and exciting flavours come alive at The Californian, Dusit Thani Dubai. Immerse yourself in a gourmet experience that well and truly transcends every expectation. The restaurant hosts themed nights celebrating popular world cuisines from American barbecue specials to Southeast Asian delicacies. Book now as a myconcierge member and enjoy this culinary affair with your choice of soft or house beverages.

The Californian exudes a warm, welcoming and relaxed vibe with soft tunes in the background, candlelight flicker and views of Downtown Dubai, the perfect complement to those evenings when you simply want to come back to some comfort food. Foodies are sure to love the restaurant’s ‘Tandoori Sunday Nights’ with Indian and Pakistani cuisines on offer. Tuck into a mouthwatering selection of chicken and beef kebabs, fish tikka and Indian street food with the likes of samosas and pani puri. For mains, you can choose from biryanis and a selection of flavourful curries.

Mondays see Mexican specials at The Californian with every dish imaginable from tacos and quesadillas to empanadas and enchiladas and of course, some chilli. On Tuesdays, the restaurant adopts a casual American feel with New Orleans inspired barbecue delights including grilled prawns and succulent ribs adorning the buffet tables.

Sink into the delectable flavours of Southeast Asian cuisine on Wednesday nights at the restaurant. Live cooking stations offer Thai soup made to your preference (less spice, more shrimp, you name it), stir fry vegetables from Chinese cabbage to string beans with Asian sauces of your choice, sushi specials, roasted duck curry, Pad Thai and desserts served in coconut shells. On Thursdays, you can savour the finest seafood selection with the freshest catch from the deep blue sea, which you can have prepared to suit your palate.

On Fridays, popular flavours of the world come together for an unforgettable gourmet experience. Think Italy’s pastas, Chinese dumplings, Thai curries, Indian kebabs, American barbecue and so much more.


USD 48

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Terms & Conditions

  • Buffet dinner with soft beverages – AED175 per person
  • Buffet dinner with house beverages – AED260 per adult
  • Themes include tandoori specials on Sundays, Mexican cuisine on Mondays, New Orleans BBQ on Tuesdays, Southeast Asian delicacies on Wednesdays, seafood on Thursdays and international favourites from around the world on Fridays
  • Dinner is served from 7pm to 10:30pm
  • Bespoke services: Can't find exactly what you are looking for? Speak to us on live chat or contact us and we will tailor a package just for you!
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What’s Included

  • Themed night buffet dinner
  • Choice between soft beverages and house beverages


  • The offer is subject to availability.
  • The offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or discount.
  • This offer is not applicable on Saturdays and during official public holidays or special occasions including Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.
  • Within the UAE, it is illegal to serve alcohol to anyone under the age of 21 years.
  • Photographic identification may be required to confirm age.
  • Table bookings can't be guaranteed if guests arrive later than 30 minutes from the booked time.
  • The restaurant reserves the right to refuse service.

Cancellation Policy

  • If you would like to amend your booking, please email us at [email protected].
  • If you need to cancel a booked service, it is mandatory to use the relevant form on the website (found in your User Profile under Booking History) or to email us at [email protected] with your Booking ID. The refund will be made within 20 working days by crediting the credit card used for booking.
  • No refund will be made if you cancel a booked service 72 hours or less before the experience or in case of a no-show.

The allocated credit card will be blocked with the total amount of your booking while the booking request is confirmed with the Supplier and will only be charged upon successful confirmation.


By booking this offer, you confirm that you have read the above Terms and Conditions and the Terms of Use, that you understand them and that you agree to be bound by them.

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