For the first Ramadan since opening its doors in February, Kishmish will be providing guests with the chance to immerse themselves in an unparalleled dining experience, bringing a Majlis style set up to add to its rustic interiors.
KishMish, Dubai’s first gourmet Afghan street and soul food restaurant, located in Dar Al Wasl mall, will celebrate the special month with authentic Afghan soul food, served both at the main venue and an Afghan-inspired majlis.Combining with a venue next door, for Ramadan only, the restaurant will be turning the space into an Afghan-inspired majlis. With a venue fitting only a handful of private-dining sections, the intimate lighting and relaxed atmosphere will create an even more personalized experience, best enjoyed with friends, family and loved ones. Patrons are also welcomed at the main dining space within Kishmish restaurant, for a more formal scene. The cozy settings are paired with the beloved a la carte menu, perfect for sharing and composed of decadent bites and traditional Afghan eats, providing the most indulgent iftar and suhoor experiences for families and friends alike. While traditional Afghan music plays in the background, patrons will break their fast with dates, water, and the soup of the week, prior to indulging.
Kishmish, The brainchild of three long-standing family friends who reveal the breadth and depth of the nation’s cooking beyond the typical tourist staples, Kishmish will be opening its doors at dusk from Iftar to Suhoor. Aiming to revive the identity of Afghanistan, Kishmish provides the same tastes and experiences. Capturing the complexity of aromas and tastes to represent a unique fusion of South, West and Central Asian cuisines; bringing them all together in a gastronomic harmony that is a mirror reflection of Afghanistan’s geographical location. Kishmish strives to provide a relaxing, enjoyable dining experience in a friendly, family oriented atmosphere.
Be sure to make your reservation to enjoy a delicious meal full of traditional ingredients and reminiscent of a culture deeply imbued with food traditions.
Opening Times: Sunday – Wednesday: 10am – 10pm | Thursday – Saturday: 10am – 12 am
Further Information: Seating Capacity: 48 pax | Avg spend per person: AED 110
Location: Dar Wasl Mall, Al Wasl Road, Al Safa, Dubai
Based in Dar Al Wasl mall, Jumeirah, Kishmish is a gourmet Afghan eatery that serves up authentic Afghan culinary experiences to the foodies of Dubai. Envisioned by family friends, Fatima, Iman and Homaira, Kishmish tells the tale of three patriotic Afghan women with a shared love for food, nostalgia for home, and a mutual dream: to share the riches and comforts of Afghan food with the world. Serving Afghan soul and street food, Kishmish uses emulates the streets of Kabul with its use of complex spices, authentic flavor profiles and traditional Afghan cooking techniques. The restaurant provides a relaxing, enjoyable dining experience in a friendly, family oriented atmosphere.