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.
- Every Day
Every evening after 5:00 pm, head to La Gourmandise for a creative menu of nigiri, maki, tempura, temaki and new-style sashimi, hand-selected by our chefs and executed to perfection.
- Every Day
Join us every day from 3:00 pm for a luxurious afternoon tea experience in our signature Tea Lounge in front of our iconic Ocular.
- 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.
- From the vine
Stroll the vineyards of Gianaclis and sip its full range of premium and limited-edition vintages during a private-tasting session.