Most of the traditional food of UAE has a very unique and rich taste. It has a lot of spices which blend together to form a beautiful emirati gastronomical experience. Traditional dishes contain rice, fish and meat as main ingredients. If you are open to eating all kinds of meat, then here are some of the must try food items that you should consider eating while visiting Al Ain: Stuffed Camel, Al Harees(it is a dish made out of wheat and meat and dished out into a porridge like consistency), Shawarma, Al Machboos (It is made with rice, meat, onion and dried lemon), Hummus ( it is a famous dip made from chickpeas, olive oil, lemon juice, tahini paste, salt and garlic.)
Indian restaurants are easily available in Al Ain, they are also very popular. You can also find Indian Vegetarian restaurants in Al Ain. Some of the best restaurants recommended are : Bukhara Restaurant, Indian Curry, Biryani Pot, Tanjore. Some vegetarian restaurants are - Bhavana, Dubai Mughal. There are no Jain restaurants in Al Ain.