Sushi doughnuts – a popular food trend that has been spotted all over Instagram in the past year. Made to look like a doughnut but tastes like sushi, these colourful creations are quickly becoming more popular around the city. Here’s where to find sushi doughnuts in Dubai:
A hidden foodie gem in Al Rigga, Yakitate Japanese Boutique Bakery & Cafe boasts a unique menu filled with Japanese favourites. A popular dish at Yakitate is their sushi doughnuts which come in everything from Rainbow Veg (avocado, cucumber, mango, strawberry and tobiko) to Ebi (shrimp, avocado and tobiko).
Where: Al Rigga
Price: Around AED 30 for three pieces
2. Scape Restaurant & Lounge
The Cali-style brunch at Burj Al Arab’s Scape Restaurant & Lounge offers Californian cuisine coupled with creative drinks. We recently tried it out and let’s just say we’ll definitely be coming back for their sushi doughnuts. These colourful creations are presented on a circular bed of rice and topped with a refreshing combo of salmon, strawberries and avocado.
Where: Burj Al Arab Terrace
Price: Part of the Saturday brunch package which starts from AED 495
3. Yamaha Café
Part bike shop, part sushi counter, you’re guaranteed to get your fill of Japanese influences at Yamaha Café. Offering Pan Asian cuisine with a colourful twist, don’t leave without giving their sushi doughnuts a try. They’re made with rice, cucumber, mayo and sesame seeds, and comes in your choice of fish, seafood or vegetarian.
Where: Al Safa
Price: Around AED 49 for two pieces
4. Tum Tum Asia Dubai
Tum Tum Asia Dubai serves up a fusion of flavours from seven different Asian countries. From Vietnamese to Singaporean foodie favourites, there’s so much to choose from. Their sushi doughnuts are a must try, made with spring vegetables and sesame, and served with gari (ginger) and soy dip for that extra kick.
Where: Oud Metha
Price: Around AED 29 for two pieces