Experience The Italian Maverick: Dubai's Ultimate Gastronomic Adventure!

Join Chef Mauro di Leo at Cinque, the hottest Italian restaurant in Dubai, where he pushes culinary boundaries and fuses Italian tradition with vibrant Japanese flavorus. With a passion for umami, Chef Mauro creates unforgettable dishes that pay homage to his Sicilian roots.

With dim lighting casting a warm glow and smooth music setting the mood, immerse yourself in the perfect ambiance for a memorable dinner. Whether you choose our cozy indoor seating or prefer the enchantment of our outdoor area, every moment at Cinque is designed to transport you to a world of culinary delight.

Get ready to embark on a gastronomic journey filled with mouthwatering flavours and Instagram-worthy dishes. Discover the unexpected at The Italian Maverick and make your reservation today. Don't miss out on this unforgettable culinary adventure!

  • Christmas Eve Dinner | Sunday, 24th December from 7pm

    Indulge in the enchanting spirit of the season as Executive Chef Mauro Di Leo cordially invites you to savour the magic of the Amalfi Coast on this joyous occasion! Immerse yourself in the festive season and indulge in gourmet Italian dishes along with the all-time Christmas favorite, freshly baked Panettone.

    Elevate your celebration with our exquisite 4-course set menu, meticulously curated to showcase the most delightful ingredients that will tantalize every palate.

    Secure your spot now and let the joyous flavours and merriment of the season create unforgettable memories at this one of a kind, Christmas Eve dinner.

    Advance bookings strongly advised.

    Early Bird Pricing

    AED499 per person, non-alcohol package

    AED599 per person, house package

    AED699 per person, premium alcohol and Prosecco package

    AED249 for kids (5-12 years old)



    Makes cherished memories this Christmas at FIVE Palm Jumeirah! Indulge in a magical brunch featuring our international grand buffet at BLVD on One or delightful dishes in our fun-dining Italian venue, Cinque. Each live station is a masterpiece, meticulously curated to tantalize every palate. Immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit with indoor and outdoor tables, exclusive handcrafted beverages and festive live entertainment. Make this Christmas a day filled with indulgence, laughter, and shared moments with your nearest and dearest.

    Advance bookings strongly advised.

    Early Bird Pricing

    AED 599 per person, Alcohol Package

    AED 249 for Kids (5-12 years old)

    Don't miss the chance to make your Christmas unforgettable. Reserve your seat today and let the festivities unfold.



    Italians truly understand the art of holiday celebrations, and New Year's Eve is certainly no exception. Chef Mauro Di Leo has artfully crafted a delightful Italian menu, drawing inspiration from his Sicilian heritage for this special occasion. Discover a symphony of flavours with our thoughtfully curated festive menu, and select your preferred dining atmosphere—indoors or al fresco, where you can take in the breathtaking New Year's fireworks.

    Advance bookings strongly advised.

    Early Bird Pricing

    AED1500 per person, Premium indoor package

    AED1800 per person, Premium outdoor package 

    AED800 for kids (5-12 years old)


  • Chef’s Table by Chef Mauro Di Leo

    Ever wondered what it's like to be up close and personal with a culinary genius? Here's your chance! Experience a one-on-one dining experience with Chef Mauro Di Leo himself. Hear his stories, share your food fantasies, and get an insider's perspective on the magic that goes behind each meticulously crafted dish.

    Think a show-stopping 11-course menu with ingredients plucked right out of the Mediterranean Sea and each course telling its unique story of Sicily. We’re talking: Balfego Tuna, Sea Urchin Panna Cotta, Modica chocolate and much more.

    The experience is limited to a small group of diners (minimum 6, maximum 12).

    Only available with a booking 36 hours in advance.  

    AED650 per person, includes 11 courses

    AED1100 per person, includes 11 courses + Italian wine pairing


Exclusive White Truffle Menu

It's that time of year, and we have a treat in store for you: our exclusive White Truffle Selection. Chef Mauro Di Leo has crafted a menu that highlights these exquisite truffles from Alba, Italy, providing a unique and limited-time dining experience. From meticulously prepared pasta to perfectly seared meats, indulge in the extraordinary flavors of white truffles.

The Destination

Located at the iconic FIVE Palm Jumeirah hotel on Palm West Beach. Get ready for a gastronomic journey infused with Italian art vibes. Explore our dynamic space with artistic ceilings, brass accents, and vibrant hand-painted murals of the cinematic Amalfi Coast. Join us for an unforgettable experience with friends in our private and social areas.

The Terrace

Savor every bite with stunning views of the iconic FIVE Palm Jumeirah Cube and Dubai Marina skyline from our irresistible Cinque terrace. Feel the vibe as our talented performers create the perfect atmosphere, blending classic and modern tunes for an enchanting dining experience every Thursday to Saturday.

The Bar

Indulge in a sensory journey at Cinque's social-chic spot. Our skilled mixologist crafts exquisite cocktails that capture the essence of Italy's diverse flavors. From Sicilian citrus zest to Tuscan aromatic herbs, each sip is a taste of Italian perfection.

The Wine

Our wine cellars boast a wide array of wines, featuring an extraordinary selection of international and exclusive Italian wines carefully curated from every region of the country. We commit with every bottle on providing the perfect harmony between cuisine and wine, ensuring that every dish on our menu finds its ideal pairing in our wine selection.