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.
- Breakfast Menu*
- 8:00 am – 12:00 noon *If your rate includes breakfast, a breakfast buffet is served in Tea Lounge.
- All-day dining and beverages
- 12:00 noon – 12:00 midnight
- Sushi Menu
- 5:00 pm – 12:00 midnight
- Rocca Salad
Rocula with apples, cherry tomatoes, field greens and walnuts
- Seafood Fricassee
Sea bass, shrimp, mussels and scallops in a creamy seafood broth
- Crôque Madame
Smoked turkey, French Emmental and béchamel on white toast, served with green salad and sunny-side-up egg
Through countless years of crafting sushi, my experience has taught me the importance of flavours and pairing ingredients together to get that amazing end product, even though Japanese cuisine is very traditional in itself.Chef Hany Abbas Sushi Sous Chef
- Wednesdays from 5:00 pm
Choose from an All-You-Eat-Sushi menu on Wednesdays from 5:00 pm at La Gourmandise.
More Dining Options
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.
Dine with family or friends at our casual yet trendy bar, serving hot-off-the-grill gourmet burgers with an international flair. Enjoy paired with a cold beer or shake while your favourite match entertains on our flat-screen TVs.
Nairu & Nairu Lounge
Gaze out at panoramic Nile views while you explore the best of exotic Asian cuisine – Cantonese, Indian, Japanese and Thai – at our contemporary restaurant and lounge on the First Nile Boat.
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.
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.
Savour the finest cuts of meat at our Brazilian grill, also serving appetizers and fresh salads with bright South American flavours, and enjoy Brazilian-inspired cocktails shaken to perfection – all aboard the First Nile Boat.