All Food and Drink
Though the poolside views of the city and the smell of fresh bread baking in the brick oven are enticing, the real star of Aura is the modern Shami cuisine, a delightful mix of Lebanese and Syrian flavours, best enjoyed at night, when the lights reflect off the water and cast a beautiful glow.
- Tea Lounge
Sink into a couch beneath the mesmerizing, circular, stained-glass window and enjoy colourful, handmade macaroons and Valrhona chocolates or fresh salads and sandwiches. Our pianist provides the perfect ambience in our third-floor lounge.
- La Gourmandise
Stop in for a light, pre- or post-shopping meal in our contemporary French brasserie located within First Mall, where brick-oven pizzas, quiches and puff-pastry specialties are perfect for a quick lunch, while a selection of fresh sushi and sashimi is served every evening.
- In-Room Dining
Whether you’re time-zone–hopping, feeding a hungry team during an impromptu meeting, or looking for quiet, private dining, you can choose from our extensive In-Room menu day or night.
- The First Bar
Contemporary and classic, our sophisticated bar combines world-class wines, refined classics and locally inspired cocktails crafted by creative mixologists.
- December 12 – January 7
Enjoy the sweetness of the season with a winter wonderland of holiday treats, yule logs, cookies and cakes in a festive display in La Gourmandise restaurant – all crafted and decorated with holiday spirit by our Executive Pastry Chef Benoit Loncle.
- December 21, 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Get in the festive spirit this holiday season and savour the best of Christmas specialties at our brunch served in the opulent setting of the Tea Lounge.
- December 24 – 25
Christmas Eve Lunch and Christmas Day Dinner
Join us in the Tea Lounge, beneath its signature Ocular, for our festive-themed four-course set menu elegantly presented and curated by Executive Chef Erwan Laurenceau with cheery Christmas jingles in the backdrop.
- Dinner with the Pharoahs
Experience an evening unlike any other as you dine in front of the Great Pyramids – the last remaining of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World – during a private meal flawlessly executed by our expert team.
- Cocktails Served with a Local Twist
Experience masterfully handcrafted cocktails and drinks – most of them mixed with local herbs and ingredients – at The First Bar, where our team aims to combine unique flavours to tantalize the senses.Details