What’s On tells you where to get takeaway turkey in Abu Dhabi for Christmas Day in Abu Dhabi, featuring Fairmont, Yas and Eastern Mangroves.

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Five-star festive brunches are all well and good but what if, like Monica Geller from Friends, you’re “always the hostess”? Why not order one of these takeaway turkeys to serve up at home, for all the glory with minimum effort.

Fairmont Bab Al Bahr
The experts at Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill and The Chocolate Gallery will be preparing traditional roast turkeys or Angus beef striploin for purchase. In addition a range of traditional trimmings – soups, desserts, Yule logs and Christmas puddings – will also be available. Orders must be placed 48 hours in advance.

December 23 to 27
Fairmont Bab Al Bahr, Khor Al Maqta, Abu Dhabi, Dhs449. Tel: (02) 6543333. Taxi: Fairmont Bab Al Bahr. www.fairmont.com/abu-dhabi

Abu Dhabi Golf Club
Enjoy a roast turkey without even switching on your oven. Serving eight people, the turkey is inclusive of Brussels sprouts, buttered carrots, roasted parsnips, roast potatoes, chipolata sausages and traditional stuffing.

December 20 to 31
Abu Dhabi Golf Club, Sas Al Nakhl, Abu Dhabi, Dhs685. Tel: (02) 5588990. Taxi: Abu Dhabi Golf Club, near The Westin hotel. adgolfclub.com

Beach Rotana
Have your entire meal cooked by someone else with this takeaway service. Items available include whole roast turkey, cassoulet, USA boneless prime rib roast, Yule logs and more. Orders must be placed at Café Columbia 48 hours before your pickup.

December 17 to 25
Beach Rotana, Al Zahiyah, Abu Dhabi, Dhs540. Tel: (02) 6979011. Taxi: Beach Rotana. rotana.com 

Eastern Mangroves
Hotel & Spa
If you’re planning on hosting a festive get together (big or small) you can order a turkey and other various festive dishes. Orders to be placed at least three days in advance.

Until December 31
Eastern Mangroves Hotel & Spa by Anantara, Al Markaziyah, Abu Dhabi, call for prices. Tel: (02) 6561000. Taxi: Eastern Mangroves. abu-dhabi. anantara.com

Yas Links
Abu Dhabi
Make your holiday celebrations a hole-in-one with these birdies. Yas Links is offering both turkey and ducks to
take away, served with all the trimmings. Birds sized 2kg to 8kg are available.

Until December 26
Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, Dhs275 for 2kg, Dhs449 for 6kg, Dhs549 for 8kg. Tel: (02) 8107710. Taxi: Yas Links, Yas Island. yaslinks.com

Holiday Inn 
Abu Dhabi
You can see what’s on offer turkey-wise at the Holiday Inn’s all-day dining restaurant, the Silk Route Café. Pre-order your turkey with a selection of side dishes and desserts.

Until December 31
Holiday Inn Abu Dhabi, Al Reehan, Abu Dhabi, call for prices. Tel: (02) 6574856. Taxi: Holiday Inn. holidayinn.com

Novotel Abu Dhabi Al Bustan
Enjoy a roasted turkey or a beef wellington with mash potato, Christmas pudding and Yule logs from Caramel Café. Order from their takeaway menu for home delivery.

Until December 29
Novotel Abu Dhabi Al Bustan, Al Aman, Abu Dhabi, call for prices. Tel: (02) 5016444. Taxi: Novotel Abu Dhabi Al Bustan, near Adnec. novotel.com